Brunei



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Brunei People 2008


Population: 381,371 (July 2008 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 27.2% (male 53,400/female 50,333) 15-64 years: 69.6% (male 132,895/female 132,391) 65 years and over: 3.2% (male 5,927/female 6,425) (2008 est.)
Median age: total: 27.5 years male: 27.5 years female: 27.5 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate: 1.785% (2008 est.)
Birth rate: 18.39 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate: 3.28 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate: 2.74 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female under 15 years: 1.06 male(s)/female 15-64 years: 1 male(s)/female 65 years and over: 0.92 male(s)/female total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate: total: 12.69 deaths/1,000 live births male: 15.19 deaths/1,000 live births female: 10.07 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population: 75.52 years male: 73.32 years female: 77.83 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate: 1.94 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: less than 0.1% (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: fewer than 200 (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths: fewer than 200 (2003 est.)
Nationality: noun: Bruneian(s) adjective: Bruneian
Ethnic groups: Malay 66.3%, Chinese 11.2%, indigenous 3.4%, other 19.1% (2004 est.)
Religions: Muslim (official) 67%, Buddhist 13%, Christian 10%, other (includes indigenous beliefs) 10%
Languages: Malay (official), English, Chinese
Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write total population: 92.7% male: 95.2% female: 90.2% (2001 census)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education): total: 14 years male: 14 years female: 14 years (2006)
Education expenditures: 5.2% of GDP (2000)

NOTE: The information regarding Brunei on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Brunei People 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Brunei People 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.