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    Sao Tome and Principe People - 2004
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    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population:
      181,565 (July 2004 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 47.7% (male 43,810; female 42,708)
      15-64 years: 48.4% (male 42,469; female 45,456)
      65 years and over: 3.9% (male 3,275; female 3,847) (2004 est.)

      Median age:
      total: 16.1 years
      male: 15.5 years
      female: 16.7 years (2004 est.)

      Population growth rate:
      3.18% (2004 est.)

      Birth rate:
      41.36 births/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Death rate:
      6.89 deaths/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Net migration rate:
      -2.72 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.93 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.85 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2004 est.)

      Infant mortality rate:
      total: 44.58 deaths/1,000 live births
      female: 42.53 deaths/1,000 live births (2004 est.)
      male: 46.57 deaths/1,000 live births

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 66.63 years
      male: 65.11 years
      female: 68.21 years (2004 est.)


      See also: Healthy Life Expectancy


      See also: Health Performance

      Total fertility rate:
      5.8 children born/woman (2004 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
      NA%

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
      NA

      HIV/AIDS - deaths:
      NA

      Nationality:
      noun: Sao Tomean(s)
      adjective: Sao Tomean

      Ethnic groups:
      mestico, angolares (descendants of Angolan slaves), forros (descendants of freed slaves), servicais (contract laborers from Angola, Mozambique, and Cape Verde), tongas (children of servicais born on the islands), Europeans (primarily Portuguese)

      Religions:
      Christian 80% (Roman Catholic, Evangelical Protestant, Seventh-Day Adventist)

      Languages:
      Portuguese (official)

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 79.3%
      male: 85%
      female: 62% (1991 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Sao Tome and Principe 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 Sao Tome and Principe People 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sao Tome and Principe People 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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