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Bahrain


    • Population:
      575,925 (July 1995 est.)

    • Age structure:

        0-14 years:
        31% (female 87,398; male 89,976)

        15-64 years:
        67% (female 152,363; male 231,586)

        65 years and over:
        2% (female 7,051; male 7,551) (July 1995 est.)

    • Population growth rate:
      2.58% (1995 est.)

    • Birth rate:
      24.12 births/1,000 population (1995 est.)

    • Death rate:
      3.31 deaths/1,000 population (1995 est.)

    • Net migration rate:
      4.95 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1995 est.)

    • Infant mortality rate:
      18 deaths/1,000 live births (1995 est.)

    • Life expectancy at birth:

        total population:
        73.94 years

        male:
        71.46 years

        female:
        76.49 years (1995 est.)

    • Total fertility rate:
      3.12 children born/woman (1995 est.)

    • Nationality:

        noun:
        Bahraini(s)

        adjective:
        Bahraini

    • Ethnic divisions:
      Bahraini 63%, Asian 13%, other Arab 10%, Iranian 8%, other 6%

    • Religions:
      Shi'a Muslim 70%, Sunni Muslim 30%

    • Languages:
      Arabic, English, Farsi, Urdu

    • Literacy:
      age 15 and over can read and write (1991)

        total population:
        84%

        male:
        89%

        female:
        77%

    • Labor force:
      140,000

        by occupation:
        industry and commerce 85%, agriculture 5%, services 5%, government 3% (1982)

        note:
        42% of labor force is Bahraini






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