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Antigua and Barbuda: People & Society#

Population91,295 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate1.25% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 24.3% (male 11,289/female 10,932)
15-24 years: 16.8% (male 7,588/female 7,723)
25-54 years: 42.6% (male 17,789/female 21,137)
55-64 years: 7.3% (male 3,694/female 4,441)
65 years and over: 7.1% (male 2,886/female 3,816) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.98 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.84 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.9 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.76 male(s)/female
total population: 0.9 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate15.94 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate5.7 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsblack 91%, mixed 4.4%, white 1.7%, other 2.9% (2001 census)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 13.29 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 15.3 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 11.17 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish (official), local dialects
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 76.12 years
male: 74.04 years
female: 78.3 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over has completed five or more years of schooling
total population: 99%
male: 98.4%
female: 99.4% (2011 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Antiguan(s), Barbudan(s)
adjective: Antiguan, Barbudan
Net migration rate2.23 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsProtestant 76.4% (Anglican 25.7%, Seventh-Day Adventist 12.3%, Pentecostal 10.6%, Moravian 10.5%, Methodist 7.9%, Baptist 4.9%, Church of God 4.5%), Roman Catholic 10.4%, other Christian 5.4%, other 2%, none or unspecified 5.8% (2001 census)
Total fertility rate2.03 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 31.1 years
male: 29.4 years
female: 32.6 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 14 years
male: 13 years
female: 15 years (2012)
Education expenditures2.4% of GDP (2009)
Urbanizationurban population: 30% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 1.4% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 97.9% of population
rural: 97.9% of population
total: 97.9% of population
unimproved: urban: 2.1% of population
rural: 2.1% of population
total: 2.1% of population (2011 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 91.4% of population
rural: 91.4% of population
total: 91.4% of population
unimproved: urban: 8.6% of population
rural: 8.66% of population
total: 8.6% of population (2011 est.)
Major urban areas - populationSAINT JOHN'S (capital) 27,000 (2011)
Health expenditures5.9% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density0.17 physicians/1,000 population (1999)
Hospital bed density2.1 beds/1,000 population (2011)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate25.6% (2008)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 19.9%
male: 18.4%
female: 21.6% (2001)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 47.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 36.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.5 %
potential support ratio: 9.5 (2013)