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    United Kingdom People 2001

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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population: 59,647,790 (July 2001 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 18.89% (male 5,778,415; female 5,486,114)
      15-64 years: 65.41% (male 19,712,932; female 19,304,771)
      65 years and over: 15.7% (male 3,895,921; female 5,469,637) (2001 est.)

      Population growth rate: 0.23% (2001 est.)

      Birth rate: 11.54 births/1,000 population (2001 est.)

      Death rate: 10.35 deaths/1,000 population (2001 est.)

      Net migration rate: 1.07 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2001 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.71 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2001 est.)

      Infant mortality rate: 5.54 deaths/1,000 live births (2001 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 77.82 years
      male: 75.13 years
      female: 80.66 years (2001 est.)

      Total fertility rate: 1.73 children born/woman (2001 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: 0.11% (1999 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: 31,000 (1999 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - deaths: 450 (1999 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: Briton(s), British (collective plural)
      adjective: British

      Ethnic groups: English 81.5%, Scottish 9.6%, Irish 2.4%, Welsh 1.9%, Ulster 1.8%, West Indian, Indian, Pakistani, and other 2.8%

      Religions: Anglican 27 million, Roman Catholic 9 million, Muslim 1 million, Presbyterian 800,000, Methodist 760,000, Sikh 400,000, Hindu 350,000, Jewish 300,000 (1991 est.)

      Languages: English, Welsh (about 26% of the population of Wales), Scottish form of Gaelic (about 60,000 in Scotland)

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over has completed five or more years of schooling
      total population: 99% (1978 est.)
      male: NA%
      female: NA%

      NOTE: The information regarding United Kingdom on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of United Kingdom People 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about United Kingdom People 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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