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Grenada: People & Society#

Population110,152 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate0.5% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 24.5% (male 13,954/female 13,057)
15-24 years: 16.5% (male 9,075/female 9,155)
25-54 years: 40.3% (male 22,765/female 21,628)
55-64 years: 9.4% (male 5,214/female 4,927)
65 years and over: 9.2% (male 4,739/female 5,638) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.1 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.07 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.83 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate16.3 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate8.04 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsblack 82%, mixed black and European 13%, European and East Indian 5%, and trace of Arawak/Carib Amerindian
Infant mortality ratetotal: 10.5 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 9.82 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 11.26 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish (official), French patois
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 73.8 years
male: 71.24 years
female: 76.62 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 96%
male: NA
female: NA (2003 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Grenadian(s)
adjective: Grenadian
Net migration rate-3.24 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 53%, Anglican 13.8%, other Protestant 33.2%
Total fertility rate2.09 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 29.9 years
male: 29.8 years
female: 29.9 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 16 years
male: 15 years
female: 16 years (2009)
Education expenditures3.9% of GDP (2003)
Urbanizationurban population: 39% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 1.6% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 94.2% of population
rural: 94.2% of population
total: 94.2% of population
unimproved: urban: 5.8% of population
rural: 5.8% of population
total: 5.8% of population (2007 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 91.6% of population
rural: 91.6% of population
total: 91.6% of population
unimproved: urban: 8.4% of population
rural: 8.4% of population
total: 8.4% of population (2007 est.)
Major urban areas - populationSAINT GEORGE'S (capital) 40,000 (2009)
Maternal mortality rate24 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Health expenditures6.2% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density0.66 physicians/1,000 population (2006)
Hospital bed density3.5 beds/1,000 population (2011)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate22.5% (2008)
Contraceptive prevalence rate54.3%
note: percent of women aged 15-44 (1990)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 51.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 40.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.8 %
potential support ratio: 9.3 (2013)