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Czech Republic: People & Society#

Population10,627,448 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate0.17% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 14.9% (male 812,503/female 769,849)
15-24 years: 10.6% (male 576,304/female 547,765)
25-54 years: 43.6% (male 2,377,962/female 2,256,989)
55-64 years: 13.4% (male 687,155/female 735,277)
65 years and over: 17.6% (male 766,402/female 1,097,242) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.97 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.67 male(s)/female
total population: 0.95 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate9.79 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate10.29 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsCzech 64.3%, Moravian 5%, Slovak 1.4%, other 1.8%, unspecified 27.5% (2011 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 2.63 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 2.76 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 2.49 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesCzech 95.4%, Slovak 1.6%, other 3% (2011 census)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 78.31 years
male: 75.34 years
female: 81.45 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: NA
total population: 99%
male: 99%
female: 99% (2011 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Czech(s)
adjective: Czech
Net migration rate2.15 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 10.4%, Protestant (includes Czech Brethren and Hussite) 1.1%, other and unspecified 54%, none 34.5% (2011 est.)
Total fertility rate1.43 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateless than 0.1% (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS2,000 (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deathsfewer than 100 (2009 est.)
Median agetotal: 40.9 years
male: 39.6 years
female: 42.3 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 16 years
male: 16 years
female: 17 years (2011)
Education expenditures4.2% of GDP (2010)
Urbanizationurban population: 73.4% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 0.24% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 99.9% of population
rural: 99.6% of population
total: 99.8% of population
unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population
rural: 0.4% of population
total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2012 est.)
Major urban areas - populationPRAGUE (capital) 1.276 million (2011)
Maternal mortality rate5 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight2% (2007)
Health expenditures7.4% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density3.71 physicians/1,000 population (2010)
Hospital bed density7 beds/1,000 population (2010)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate32.7% (2008)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 19.5%
male: 19.9%
female: 19% (2012)
Mother's mean age at first birth27.8 (2011 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate86.3%
note: percent of women aged 18-49 (2008)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 47.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.4 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2014 est.)