Demographics of Antigua and Barbuda

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Census population and average annual growth rate
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1871 35,157 —    
1881 34,964 −0.06%
1891 36,819 +0.52%
1911 32,269 −0.66%
1921 29,767 −0.80%
1946 41,757 +1.36%
1960 54,060 +1.86%
1970 64,794 +1.83%
1991 60,840 −0.30%
2001 76,886 +2.37%
2011 86,295 +1.16%
Source:[1]

This article is about the demographic features of the population of Antigua and Barbuda, including population density, ethnicity, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population.

Population[edit]

Population of Antigua and Barbuda, Data of FAO, year 2005 ; Number of inhabitants in thousands.

According to the 2011 census the estimated resident population of Antigua and Barbuda was 86,295.[2] The estimated mid-year population of 2014 is 90,900 (medium fertility scenario of The 2012 Revision of the World Population Prospects).[3]

Vital statistics[4][5][edit]

Average population Live births Deaths Natural change Crude birth rate (per 1000) Crude death rate (per 1000) Natural change (per 1000) Infant mortality rate[6] TFR
1950 ~46 000 1 654 535 1 119 35.7 11.6 24.2
1951 ~48 000 1 676 605 1 071 34.7 12.5 22.2
1952 ~50 000 1 612 526 1 086 32.3 10.5 21.8
1953 ~51 000 1 687 599 1 088 33.0 11.7 21.3
1954 ~52 000 1 660 532 1 128 31.9 10.2 21.7
1955 ~53 000 1 880 516 1 364 35.7 9.8 25.9
1956 ~53 000 1 917 497 1 420 36.1 9.4 26.8
1957 ~53 000 1 764 512 1 252 33.0 9.6 23.4
1958 ~54 000 1 818 551 1 267 33.8 10.3 23.6
1959 ~54 000 1 831 517 1 314 33.8 9.5 24.3
1960 ~55 000 1 878 538 1 340 34.3 9.8 24.5
1961 ~55 000 1 768 503 1 265 31.9 9.1 22.8
1962 ~56 000 1 787 405 1 382 31.7 7.2 24.5
1963 ~57 000 1 833 574 1 259 32.0 10.0 21.9
1964 ~59 000 1 886 500 1 386 32.2 8.5 23.7
1965 ~60 000 1 742 484 1 258 29.2 8.1 21.1
1966 ~61 000 1 745 492 1 253 28.7 8.1 20.6
1967 ~62 000 1 794 440 1 354 28.9 7.1 21.8
1968 ~63 000 1 811 513 1 298 28.7 8.1 20.5
1969 ~64 000 1 527 410 1 117 23.7 6.4 17.4
1970 ~65 000 1 540 411 1 129 23.6 6.3 17.3
1971 ~66 000 1 700 414 1 286 25.6 6.2 19.4
1972 ~67 000 1 573 455 1 118 23.4 6.8 16.6
1973 ~68 000 1 257 377 880 18.5 5.5 12.9
1974 ~69 000 1 274 496 778 18.6 7.2 11.3
1975 ~69 000 1 336 463 873 19.3 6.7 12.6
1976 ~70 000 1 522 491 1 031 21.8 7.0 14.8
1977 ~70 000 1 429 489 940 20.3 7.0 13.4
1978 ~71 000 1 342 402 940 19.0 5.7 13.3
1979 ~71 000 1 397 469 928 19.8 6.6 13.2
1980 ~70 000 1 238 387 851 17.6 5.5 12.1
1981 ~70 000 1 177 377 800 16.9 5.4 11.5
1982 ~69 000 1 152 394 758 16.7 5.7 11.0
1983 ~68 000 1 174 404 770 17.3 5.9 11.3
1984 ~67 000 1 126 386 740 16.8 5.8 11.1
1985 ~66 000 1 190 405 785 18.1 6.2 11.9
1986 ~65 000 1 130 383 747 17.5 5.9 11.6
1987 ~63 000 1 104 417 687 17.4 6.6 10.8
1988 ~63 000 1 107 389 718 17.7 6.2 11.5
1989 ~62 000 1 137 415 722 18.3 6.7 11.7
1990 ~62 000 1 288 433 855 20.8 7.0 13.8
1991 ~62 000 1 178 438 740 18.9 7.0 11.9
1992 ~63 000 1 256 442 814 19.8 7.0 12.8
1993 ~65 000 1 228 455 773 18.9 7.0 11.9
1994 ~67 000 1 271 451 820 19.1 6.8 12.3
1995 ~68 000 1 347 434 913 19.7 6.3 13.4
1996 ~70 000 1 400 429 971 19.9 6.1 13.8
1997 ~72 000 1 448 468 980 20.0 6.5 13.6
1998 ~74 000 1 366 456 910 18.4 6.1 12.3
1999 ~76 000 1 329 509 820 17.5 6.7 10.8
2000 ~78 000 1 528 447 1 081 19.7 5.8 13.9
2001 ~79 000 1 366 457 909 17.3 5.8 11.5
2002 ~80 000 1 201 434 767 15.0 5.4 9.6
2003 ~81 000 1 242 437 805 15.4 5.4 10.0
2004 ~82 000 1 272 527 745 15.6 6.4 9.1 15.6
2005 82 786 1 243 497 746 15.0 6.0 9.0 13.1 1.6
2006 84 330 1 207 465 742 14.3 5.8 8.5 10.9 1.6
2007 85 901 1 295 471 824 15.1 5.5 9.6 21.7 1.7
2008 87 506 1 452 543 909 16.6 6.2 10.4 17.4 1.8
2009 89 138 1 418 523 895 15.9 5.7 10.2 11.4 1.8
2010 90 801 1 255 504 751 13.8 5.6 8.2 10.5 1.5
2011 1 257 478 779 22.6
2012 1 187 510 677 15.3

Structure of the population [7][edit]

Structure of the population (27.05.2011) (Census) :

Age Group Male Female Total %
Total 40 986 44 581 85 567 100
0-4 3 361 3 262 6 623 7,74
5-9 3 272 3 188 6 460 7,55
10-14 3 690 3 638 7 329 8,57
15-19 3 554 3 519 7 073 8,27
20-24 3 206 3 418 6 624 7,74
25-29 3 135 3 512 6 647 7,77
30-34 3 101 3 516 6 617 7,73
35-39 3 049 3 699 6 748 7,89
40-44 3 124 3 588 6 712 7,84
45-49 2 893 3 348 6 241 7,29
50-54 2 416 2 694 5 110 5,97
55-59 1 763 1 957 3 721 4,35
60-64 1 398 1 569 2 968 3,47
65-69 1 066 1 172 2 238 2,62
70-74 690 810 1 500 1,75
75-79 527 654 1 181 1,38
80-84 331 520 850 0,99
85-89 214 298 512 0,60
90-94 72 122 193 0,23
95+ 27 57 84 0,10
unknown 96 40 136 0,16
Age group Male Female Total Percent
0-14 10 323 10 088 20 411 23,85
15-64 27 736 30 860 58 596 68,48
65+ 2 927 3 633 6 560 7,67

Ethnic groups[edit]

The population of Antigua and Barbuda, is predominantly black (91.0%) or mixed (4.4%).[1] 1.9% of the population is white and 0.7% East Indian. There is also a small Amerindian population: 177 in 1991 and 214 in 2001 (0.3% of the total population). The remaining 1.6% of the population includes people from the Middle East (0.6%) and Chinese (0.2%).

The 2001 census disclosed that 19,425, or 30 per cent of the total population of Antigua and Barbuda, reported their place of birth as a foreign country.[1] Over 15,000 of these persons were from other Caribbean states, representing 80 of the total foreign born. The main countries of origin were Guyana, Dominica and Jamaica. Approximately 4,500 or 23 per cent of all foreign born came from Guyana, 3,300 or 17 per cent came from Dominica and 2,800 or 14 per cent came from Jamaica. The largest single group from a country outside the region came from the United States. Of the total of 1,715 persons, nine per cent of the foreign born, came from the United States while three per cent and one per cent came from the United Kingdom and Canada, respectively.

The World Factbook demographic statistics[edit]

The following demographic statistics are from The World Factbook, unless otherwise indicated [8]

Population[edit]

  • 92,436

Nationality[edit]

  • Noun: Antiguan(s), Barbudan(s)
  • Adjective: Antiguan, Barbudan

Languages[edit]

Ethnic groups[edit]

Religions[edit]

References[edit]