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Slovakia: People & Society#

Population5,443,583 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate0.03% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 15.2% (male 422,636/female 403,626)
15-24 years: 12.2% (male 341,500/female 322,287)
25-54 years: 45.2% (male 1,241,930/female 1,218,706)
55-64 years: 13.5% (male 347,438/female 388,461)
65 years and over: 13.4% (male 288,010/female 468,989) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.07 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.94 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.6 male(s)/female
total population: 0.94 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate10.01 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate9.7 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsSlovak 80.7%, Hungarian 8.5%, Roma 2%, other and unspecified 8.8% (2011 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 5.35 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 6 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.66 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesSlovak (official) 78.6%, Hungarian 9.4%, Roma 2.3%, Ruthenian 1%, other or unspecified 8.8% (2011 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 76.69 years
male: 73.09 years
female: 80.52 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99.6%
male: 99.7%
female: 99.6% (2004)
Nationalitynoun: Slovak(s)
adjective: Slovak
Net migration rate0.01 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 62%, Protestant 8.2%, Greek Catholic 3.8%, other or unspecified 12.5%, none 13.4% (2011 est.)
Total fertility rate1.39 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateless than 0.1% (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSfewer than 500 (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deathsfewer than 100 (2009 est.)
Median agetotal: 39.2 years
male: 37.5 years
female: 41 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 12 years
male: 12 years
female: 12 years (2012)
Education expenditures4.2% of GDP (2010)
Urbanizationurban population: 54.7% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 0.06% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: 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.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 99.9% of population
rural: 99.6% of population
total: 99.7% of population
unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population
rural: 0.4% of population
total: 0.3% of population (2012 est.)
Major urban areas - populationBRATISLAVA (capital) 434,000 (2011)
Maternal mortality rate6 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Health expenditures9% of GDP (2010)
Physicians density3 physicians/1,000 population (2007)
Hospital bed density6.4 beds/1,000 population (2010)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate25.4% (2008)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 34%
male: 35%
female: 32.5% (2012)
Mother's mean age at first birth27.8 (2010 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 39.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 18.5 %
potential support ratio: 5.4 (2014 est.)