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British Virgin Islands: People & Society#

Population32,680 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate2.36% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 17.2% (male 2,770/female 2,861)
15-24 years: 14.5% (male 2,252/female 2,472)
25-54 years: 49.8% (male 7,697/female 8,574)
55-64 years: 10.6% (male 1,709/female 1,763)
65 years and over: 7.6% (male 1,258/female 1,324) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 0.97 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.91 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.9 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.92 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.95 male(s)/female
total population: 0.93 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate10.83 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate4.93 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsblack 82%, white 6.8%, other 11.2% (includes Indian and mixed) (2008)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 13.45 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 15.31 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 11.49 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish (official)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 78.29 years
male: 76.99 years
female: 79.66 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 97.8%
male: NA
female: NA (1991 est.)
Nationalitynoun: British Virgin Islander(s)
adjective: British Virgin Islander
Net migration rate17.69 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsProtestant 84% (Methodist 33%, Anglican 17%, Church of God 9%, Seventh-Day Adventist 6%, Baptist 4%, other 15%), Roman Catholic 10%, Jehovah's Witnesses 2%, other 2%, none 2% (1991)
Total fertility rate1.25 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 35.6 years
male: 35.5 years
female: 35.7 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 15 years
male: 15 years
female: 16 years (2009)
Education expenditures4.4% of GDP (2010)
Urbanizationurban population: 40.6% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 1.48% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 98% of population
rural: 98% of population
total: 98% of population
unimproved: urban: 2% of population
rural: 2% of population
total: 2% of population (2010 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 97.5% of population
rural: 97.5% of population
total: 97.5% of population
unimproved: urban: 2.5% of population
rural: 2.5% of population
total: 2.5% of population (2012 est.)
Major urban areas - populationROAD TOWN (capital) 10,000 (2011)