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Taiwan: People & Society#

Population growth rate0.25% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 14% (male 1,683,381/female 1,575,789)
15-24 years: 13.4% (male 1,613,197/female 1,526,344)
25-54 years: 47.4% (male 5,539,606/female 5,539,654)
55-64 years: 12% (male 1,506,657/female 1,571,208)
65 years and over: 11.6% (male 1,301,420/female 1,502,672) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.07 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.07 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.89 male(s)/female
total population: 1 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate8.55 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate6.97 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsTaiwanese (including Hakka) 84%, mainland Chinese 14%, indigenous 2%
Infant mortality ratetotal: 4.49 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 4.9 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.06 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesMandarin Chinese (official), Taiwanese (Min), Hakka dialects
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 79.84 years
male: 76.72 years
female: 83.2 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 96.1%
male: NA
female: NA (2003)
Nationalitynoun: Taiwan (singular and plural)
note: 'example - he or she is from Taiwan; they are from Taiwan
adjective: Taiwan (or Taiwanese)
Net migration rate0.9 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Population23,359,928 (July 2014 est.)
Religionsmixture of Buddhist and Taoist 93%, Christian 4.5%, other 2.5%
Total fertility rate1.11 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 39.2 years
male: 38.5 years
female: 39.9 years (2014 est.)