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Guam: People & Society#

Population161,001 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate0.44% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 26% (male 21,520/female 20,279)
15-24 years: 16.9% (male 14,109/female 13,164)
25-54 years: 39.3% (male 32,285/female 31,058)
55-64 years: 9.3% (male 7,483/female 7,411)
65 years and over: 8.2% (male 6,228/female 7,464) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.07 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.84 male(s)/female
total population: 1.03 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate17.01 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate5.04 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsChamorro 37.3%, Filipino 26.3%, white 7.1%, Chuukese 7%, Korean 2.2%, other Pacific Islander 2%, other Asian 2%, Chinese 1.6%, Palauan 1.6%, Japanese 1.5%, Pohnpeian 1.4%, mixed 9.4%, other 0.6% (2010 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 5.51 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 5.91 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 5.08 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish 43.6%, Filipino 21.2%, Chamorro 17.8%, other Pacific island languages 10%, Asian languages 6.3%, other 1.1% (2010 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 78.82 years
male: 75.78 years
female: 82.05 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99%
male: 99%
female: 99% (1990 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Guamanian(s) (US citizens)
adjective: Guamanian
Net migration rate-7.61 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 85%, other 15% (1999 est.)
Total fertility rate2.38 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: 29.4 years
female: 30.4 years (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 93.2% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 1.23% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 99.5% of population
rural: 99.5% of population
total: 99.5% of population
unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population
rural: 0.5% of population
total: 0.5% of population (2012 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 89.8% of population
rural: 89.8% of population
total: 89.8% of population
unimproved: urban: 10.2% of population
rural: 10.2% of population
total: 10.2% of population (2012 est.)
Major urban areas - populationHAGATNA (capital) 169,000 (2011)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 29.4%
male: 29.7%
female: 28.9% (2011)
Contraceptive prevalence rate66.6%
note: percent of women aged 18-44 (2002)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 52.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 39.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.8 %
potential support ratio: 7.8 (2014 est.)