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Virgin Islands: People & Society#

Population104,170 (July 2014 est.)
Population growth rate-0.56% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 17.8% (male 9,386/female 9,207)
15-24 years: 10.3% (male 4,931/female 5,801)
25-54 years: 39% (male 18,350/female 22,231)
55-64 years: 14.3% (male 7,123/female 7,796)
65 years and over: 17.8% (male 8,758/female 10,587) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.85 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.83 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.87 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.83 male(s)/female
total population: 0.88 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate10.49 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate8.24 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsblack 76.2%, white 13.1%, Asian 1.1%, other 6.1%, mixed 3.5% (2000 census)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 6.79 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 7.5 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 6.03 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesEnglish 74.7%, Spanish or Spanish Creole 16.8%, French or French Creole 6.6%, other 1.9% (2000 census)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 79.75 years
male: 76.7 years
female: 82.97 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 90-95% est.
male: NA
female: NA (2005 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Virgin Islander(s) (US citizens)
adjective: Virgin Islander
Net migration rate-7.84 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
ReligionsProtestant 59% (Baptist 42%, Episcopalian 17%), Roman Catholic 34%, other 7%
Total fertility rate1.75 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 44.2 years
male: 44.5 years
female: 44 years (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 95.5% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: -0.1% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2012 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: urban: 96.4% of population
rural: 96.4% of population
total: 96.4% of population
unimproved: urban: 3.6% of population
rural: 3.6% of population
total: 3.6% of population (2012 est.)
Major urban areas - populationCHARLOTTE AMALIE (capital) 60,000 (2011)
Contraceptive prevalence rate78.4%
note: percent of women aged 18-44 (2002)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 60.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 26.9 %
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2014 est.)