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European Union: People & Society#

Population511,434,812 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate.22% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 15.43% (male 40,489,605/female 38,450,957)
15-24 years: 11.21% (male 29,297,915/female 28,019,963)
25-54 years: 42.13% (male 108,580,059/female 106,875,351)
55-64 years: 12.74% (male 31,624,447/female 33,531,109)
65 years and over: 18.49% (male 40,278,139/female 54,287,267) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.94 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.74 male(s)/female
total population: 0.96 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate10.17 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate10.17 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 4.33 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 4.77 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 3.85 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesBulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Gaelic, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish
note: only the 24 official languages are listed; German, the major language of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, is the most widely spoken mother tongue - about 18% of the EU population; English is the most widely spoken foreign language - about 38% of the EU population is conversant with it (2013)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 80.02 years
male: 77.19 years
female: 83.01 years (2014 est.)
Net migration rate2.22 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox, Muslim, Jewish
Total fertility rate1.60 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence ratenote - see individual country entries of member states
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSnote - see individual country entries of member states
HIV/AIDS - deathsnote - see individual country entries of member states
Median agenote - see individual country entries of member states
Hospital bed density5.5 beds/1,000 population (2010)