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Turks and Caicos Islands: People & Society#

Population growth rate2.58% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 22.1% (male 5,536/female 5,332)
15-24 years: 14.8% (male 3,552/female 3,715)
25-54 years: 53.5% (male 13,333/female 12,931)
55-64 years: 4.2% (male 1,434/female 1,188)
65 years and over: 4.1% (male 910/female 1,139) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.8 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
People - notedestination and transit point for illegal Haitian immigrants bound for the Turks and Caicos Islands, The Bahamas, and the US
Birth rate16.61 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate3.08 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsblack 87.6%, white 7.9%, mixed 2.5%, East Indian 1.3%, other 0.7% (2006)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 10.97 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 13.7 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 8.09 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish (official)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 79.55 years
male: 76.8 years
female: 82.42 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over has ever attended school
total population: 98%
male: 99%
female: 98% (1970 est.)
Nationalitynoun: none
adjective: none
Net migration rate12.23 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Population49,070 (July 2014 est.)
ReligionsProtestant 72.8% (Baptist 35.8%, Church of God 11.7%, Anglican 10%, Methodist 9.3%, Seventh-Day Adventist 6%), Roman Catholic 11.4%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.8%, other 14%
Total fertility rate1.7 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 31.9 years
male: 32.2 years
female: 31.5 years (2014 est.)
Education expendituresNA
Urbanizationurban population: 93% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: 1.6% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population (2010 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 81.4% of population
rural: 81.4% of population
total: 81.4% of population
unimproved: urban: 18.6% of population
rural: 18.6% of population
total: 18.6% of population (2007 est.)
Major urban areas - populationGRAND TURK (capital) 6,000 (2009)