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Maldives People 2010
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SOURCE: 2010 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES

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Maldives People 2010
SOURCE: 2010 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on January 15, 2010

Population:
396,334 (July 2009 est.)

Age structure:
0-14 years: 22.3% (male 45,038/female 43,291)
15-64 years: 73.8% (male 180,874/female 111,703)
65 years and over: 3.9% (male 7,711/female 7,717) (2009 est.)

Median age:
total: 25.7 years
male: 26.5 years
female: 24.3 years (2009 est.)

Population growth rate:
-0.168% (2009 est.)

Birth rate:
14.55 births/1,000 population (2009 est.)

Death rate:
3.65 deaths/1,000 population (July 2009 est.)

Net migration rate:
-12.58 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2009 est.)

Urbanization:
urban population: 38% of total population (2008)
rate of urbanization: 5.3% annual rate of change (2005-10 est.)

Sex ratio:
at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 1.62 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 1 male(s)/female
total population: 1.44 male(s)/female (2009 est.)

Infant mortality rate:
total: 29.53 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 32.04 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 26.89 deaths/1,000 live births (2009 est.)

Life expectancy at birth:
total population: 73.97 years
male: 71.78 years
female: 76.28 years (2009 est.)

Total fertility rate:
1.9 children born/woman (2009 est.)

HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
0.1% (2001 est.)

HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
fewer than 100 (2001 est.)

HIV/AIDS - deaths:
NA

Nationality:
noun: Maldivian(s)
adjective: Maldivian

Ethnic groups:
South Indians, Sinhalese, Arabs

Religions:
Sunni Muslim

Languages:
Maldivian Dhivehi (dialect of Sinhala, script derived from Arabic), English spoken by most government officials

Literacy:
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 96.3%
male: 96.2%
female: 96.4% (2000 census)

School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education):
total: 12 years
male: 12 years
female: 12 years (2006)

Education expenditures:
8% of GDP (2006)


NOTE: The information regarding Maldives on this page is re-published from the 2010 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Maldives People 2010 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Maldives People 2010 should be addressed to the CIA.






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