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Armenia People 2004


Population: 2,991,360 note: Armenia's first census since independence was conducted in October 2001 (July 2004 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years: 22.7% (male 357,094; female 323,396) 15-64 years: 66.7% (male 929,719; female 1,065,505) 65 years and over: 10.6% (male 128,027; female 187,619) (2004 est.)
Median age: total: 29.7 years male: 27.1 years female: 32.4 years (2004 est.)
Population growth rate: -0.32% (2004 est.)
Birth rate: 11.43 births/1,000 population (2004 est.)
Death rate: 8.12 deaths/1,000 population (2004 est.)
Net migration rate: -6.47 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2004 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth: 1.18 male(s)/female under 15 years: 1.1 male(s)/female 15-64 years: 0.87 male(s)/female 65 years and over: 0.68 male(s)/female total population: 0.9 male(s)/female (2004 est.)
Infant mortality rate: total: 24.16 deaths/1,000 live births male: 29.32 deaths/1,000 live births female: 18.06 deaths/1,000 live births (2004 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population: 71.23 years male: 67.73 years female: 75.36 years (2004 est.)
Total fertility rate: 1.31 children born/woman (2004 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: 0.1% (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 2,600 (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths: less than 200 (2003 est.)
Nationality: noun: Armenian(s) adjective: Armenian
Ethnic groups: Armenian 93%, Azeri 1%, Russian 2%, other (mostly Yezidi Kurds) 4% (2002) note: as of the end of 1993, virtually all Azeris had emigrated from Armenia
Religions: Armenian Apostolic 94%, other Christian 4%, Yezidi (Zoroastrian/animist) 2%
Languages: Armenian 96%, Russian 2%, other 2%
Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write total population: 98.6% male: 99.4% female: 98% (2003 est.)

NOTE: The information regarding Armenia on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Armenia People 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Armenia People 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.