Demographics of Kiribati

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Demographics of Kiribati
Population 103,058 (2010)

This article is about the demographic features of the population of Kiribati, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1921 3,122 —    
1931 29,751 +852.9%
1947 31,513 +5.9%
1963 43,336 +37.5%
1973 51,926 +19.8%
1978 56,213 +8.3%
1985 63,883 +13.6%
1990 72,335 +13.2%
1995 77,658 +7.4%
2000 84,494 +8.8%
2005 92,533 +9.5%
2010 103,058 +11.4%
Source: [1][2]


Geographic locations[edit]

 
Largest villages of Kiribati
2010 Kiribati Census[3]
Rank Name Island Pop.
Betio
Betio
Bikenibeu
Bikenibeu
1 Betio Betio 15,755 Teaoraereke
Teaoraereke
Bairiki
Bairiki
2 Bikenibeu South Tarawa 6,568
3 Teaoraereke South Tarawa 4,171
4 Bairiki South Tarawa 3,524
5 Temwaiku South Tarawa 3,135
6 Eita South Tarawa 3,061
7 Bonriki South Tarawa 2,355
8 Tabwakea Kiritimati 2,311
9 Ambo South Tarawa 2,200
10 Causeway South Tarawa 2,054

CIA World Factbook demographic statistics[edit]

The following demographic statistics are from the CIA World Factbook, unless otherwise indicated.

Nationality[edit]

noun: I-Kiribati (singular and plural)
adjective: I-Kiribati

Ethnic groups[edit]

Micronesian 99.1% (2000 census)

Religions[edit]

Roman Catholic 55%, Protestant (Congregational) 40%, other: Seventh-day Adventist, Muslim, Bahá'í, Church of God, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (1999) - see Religion in Kiribati

Languages[edit]

English (official) and Gilbertese (common language).


Population[edit]

103,248 (July 2013 est.)

Age structure[edit]

  • 0–14 years: 38.5%
  • 15–64 years: 58.1% (male 30,216/female 31,004)
  • 65 years and over: 3.4% (male 1,517/female 2,027) (2006 est.)

Median age[edit]

  • total: 23.2 years
  • male: 22.4 years
  • female: 24.1 years (2013 est)

Population growth rate[edit]

1.21% (2013 est.)

The population grew by 78% from 52,000 in 1973 to 93,000 in 2005,[4] an annual average growth rate of 1.8%.

Birth rate[edit]

22.18 births/1,000 population (2013 est.)

Death rate[edit]

7.24 deaths/1,000 population (2013 est.)

Net migration rate[edit]

-2.86 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2013 est.)

Urbanization[edit]

  • urban population: 44% of total population (2010)
  • rate of urbanization: 1.9% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Sex ratio[edit]

at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
15–64 years: 0.98 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.75 male(s)/female
total population: 0.99 male(s)/female (2006 est.)

Maternal mortality rate[edit]

9.0 deaths/100,000 live births (2008)

Infant mortality rate[edit]

total: 36.50 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 37.74 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 35.21 deaths/1,000 live births (2013 est.)

Life expectancy at birth[edit]

total population: 65.11 years
male: 62.70 years
female: 67.64 years (2013 est.)

Total fertility rate[edit]

2.63 children born/woman (2013 est.)

Health expenditures[edit]

11.3% of GDP (2010)

Physicians density[edit]

0.3 physicians/1,000 population (2006)

Hospital bed density[edit]

1.4 beds/1,000 population (2010)

Obesity - adult prevalence rate[edit]

46% (2008)

Education expenditures[edit]

11.6% of GDP (2002)

Literacy[edit]


definition: NA
total population: NA%
male: NA%
female: NA%

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.spc.int/prism/country/ki/stats/CensusSurveys/popchart.htm
  2. ^ http://www.mfed.gov.ki/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Census-Report-2010-Volume-1.pdf
  3. ^ Kiribati National Statistics Office 2010, pp. 34–50
  4. ^ http://www.motu.org.nz/files/docs/Motu_presentation_bedford.pdf

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