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Wallis and Futuna: People & Society#

Population growth rate0.33% (2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 23.4% (male 1,902/female 1,741)
15-24 years: 17.8% (male 1,449/female 1,320)
25-54 years: 40.7% (male 3,147/female 3,183)
55-64 years: 8.9% (male 719/female 709)
65 years and over: 8.6% (male 663/female 728) (2014 est.)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.09 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.1 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.89 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Birth rate13.56 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate4.95 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Ethnic groupsPolynesian
Infant mortality ratetotal: 4.49 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 4.72 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.24 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
LanguagesWallisian (indigenous Polynesian language) 58.9%, Futunian 30.1%, French (official) 10.8%, other 0.2% (2003 census)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 79.42 years
male: 76.43 years
female: 82.55 years (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 50%
male: 50%
female: 50% (1969 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Wallisian(s), Futunan(s), or Wallis and Futuna Islanders
adjective: Wallisian, Futunan, or Wallis and Futuna Islander
Net migration rate-5.27 migrant(s)/1,000 population
note: 'there has been steady emigration from Wallis and Futuna to New Caledonia (2014 est.)
Population15,561 (July 2014 est.)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 99%, other 1%
Total fertility rate1.76 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Median agetotal: 30.3 years
male: 29.3 years
female: 31.5 years (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 0% of total population (2008)
rate of urbanization: 0% annual rate of change (2005-10 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved: rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population (2008 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved: rural: 96% of population
total: 96% of population
unimproved: rural: 4% of population
total: 4% of population (2008 est.)