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Demographics of Vanuatu

CIA World Factbook demographic statisticsEdit

The following demographic statistics are from the CIA World Factbook, unless otherwise indicated.

PopulationEdit

 
Vanuatu's population (1961-2003).
  • 275,974

Age structureEdit

  • 0-14 years: 36.71% (male 51,014/female 48,940)
  • 15-24 years: 19.94% (male 26,970/female 27,314)
  • 25-54 years: 34.45% (male 45,935/female 47,864)
  • 55-64 years: 5.13% (male 7,034/female 6,932)
  • 65 years and over: 3.77% (male 5,236/female 5,025) (2015 est.)

Population growth rateEdit

  • 1.95%

Birth rateEdit

  • 25.04 births/1,000 population

Death rateEdit

  • 4.09 deaths/1,000 population

Net migration rateEdit

  • -1.47 migrant(s)/1,000 population

Sex ratioEdit

  • At birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
  • 0-14 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
  • 15-24 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
  • 25-54 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
  • 55-64 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
  • 65 years and over: 1.04 male(s)/female
  • Total population: 1 male(s)/female

Infant mortality rateEdit

  • Total: 15.7 deaths/1,000 live births
  • Male: 16.77 deaths/1,000 live births
  • Female: 14.58 deaths/1,000 live births

Life expectancy at birthEdit

  • Total population: 73.06 years
  • Male: 71.47 years
  • Female: 74.72 years

Total fertility rateEdit

  • 3.25 children born/woman

NationalityEdit

  • Ni-Vanuatu (noun; singular and plural)
  • Ni-Vanuatu (adjective)

Ethnic groupsEdit

ReligionsEdit

LanguagesEdit

  • Local languages (more than 100) 63.2%
  • Bislama (official; creole) 33.7%
  • English (official) 2%
  • French (official) 0.6%
  • Other 0.5%

LiteracyEdit

  • Total population: 85.2%
  • Male: 86.6%
  • Female: 83.8%

ReferencesEdit