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Northern Mariana Islands: People & Society#

Population growth rate1.13% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 25.9% (male 6,944/female 6,393)
15-24 years: 14.5% (male 4,133/female 3,348)
25-54 years: 44.9% (male 9,793/female 13,340)
55-64 years: 4.6% (male 2,798/female 2,372)
65 years and over: 4.3% (male 1,122/female 1,240) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.09 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.23 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.73 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.93 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.91 male(s)/female
total population: 0.93 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate18.94 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate3.61 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsAsian 50% (includes Filipino 35.3%, Chinese 6.8%, Korean 4.2%, and other Asian 3.7%), Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 34.9% (includes Chamorro 23.9%, Carolinian 4.6%, and other Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6.4%), other 2.5%, two or more ethnicities or races 12.7% (2010 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 5.5 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 5.88 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 5.09 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesPhilippine languages 32.8%, Chamorro (official) 24.1%, English (official) 17%, other Pacific island languages 10.1%, Chinese 6.8%, other Asian languages 7.3%, other 1.9% (2010 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 77.64 years
male: 74.98 years
female: 80.46 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 97%
male: 97%
female: 96% (1980 est.)
Nationalitynoun: NA (US citizens)
adjective: NA
Net migration rate-4.02 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Population51,483 (July 2014 est.)
ReligionsChristian (Roman Catholic majority, although traditional beliefs and taboos may still be found)
Total fertility rate2.01 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 31.6 years
male: 29.4 years
female: 32.2 years (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 91% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 1.7% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 96.5% of population
rural: 96.5% of population
total: 96.5% of population
unimproved: urban: 3.5% of population
rural: 3.5% of population
total: 3.5% of population (2011 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 97.9% of population
rural: 97.9% of population
total: 97.9% of population
unimproved: urban: 2.1% of population
rural: 2.1% of population
total: 2.1% of population (2011 est.)
Major urban areas - populationSAIPAN (capital) NA (2009)
Unemployment, youth ages 15-24total: 5.9%
male: 11.2%
female: 4.4% (2003)