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Macau: People & Society#

Population growth rate0.83% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 14.4% (male 44,350/female 40,272)
15-24 years: 13.7% (male 41,941/female 38,697)
25-54 years: 50.9% (male 133,612/female 165,735)
55-64 years: 9.2% (male 35,011/female 34,372)
65 years and over: 8.8% (male 25,254/female 28,670) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.1 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.08 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.81 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.91 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.88 male(s)/female
total population: 0.91 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate8.98 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate4.1 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsChinese 92.4%, other 7.6% (includes Macanese - mixed Portuguese and Asian ancestry) (2011 census)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 3.13 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 3.29 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 2.97 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesCantonese 83.3%, Mandarin 5%, Hokkien 3.7%, other Chinese dialects 2%, English 2.3%, Tagalog 1.7%, Portuguese 0.7%, other 1.3%
note: 'Chinese and Portuguese are the official languages (2011 census)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 84.48 years
male: 81.52 years
female: 87.59 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 95.6%
male: 97.8%
female: 93.7% (2011 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Chinese
adjective: Chinese
Net migration rate3.4 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Population587,914 (July 2014 est.)
ReligionsBuddhist 50%, Roman Catholic 15%, none or other 35% (1997 est.)
Total fertility rate0.93 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 37.7 years
male: 38.3 years
female: 37.3 years (2014 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 14 years
male: 15 years
female: 14 years (2008)
Education expenditures2.7% of GDP (2011)
Urbanizationurban population: 100% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 2.01% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 5.8%
male: 7%
female: 4.7% (2011)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 25.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 15.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.2 %
potential support ratio: 9.8 (2013)