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Burma


    • Population:
      45,103,809 (July 1995 est.)

    • Age structure:

        0-14 years:
        36% (female 7,963,544; male 8,285,459)

        15-64 years:
        60% (female 13,478,211; male 13,404,987)

        65 years and over:
        4% (female 1,080,922; male 890,686) (July 1995 est.)

    • Population growth rate:
      1.84% (1995 est.)

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

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

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

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

    • Life expectancy at birth:

        total population:
        60.47 years

        male:
        58.38 years

        female:
        62.69 years (1995 est.)

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

    • Nationality:

        noun:
        Burmese (singular and plural)

        adjective:
        Burmese

    • Ethnic divisions:
      Burman 68%, Shan 9%, Karen 7%, Rakhine 4%, Chinese 3%, Mon 2%, Indian 2%, other 5%

    • Religions:
      Buddhist 89%, Christian 4% (Baptist 3%, Roman Catholic 1%), Muslim 4%, animist beliefs 1%, other 2%

    • Languages:
      Burmese; minority ethnic groups have their own languages

    • Literacy:
      age 15 and over can read and write (1990 est.)

        total population:
        81%

        male:
        89%

        female:
        72%

    • Labor force:
      16.007 million (1992)

        by occupation:
        agriculture 65.2%, industry 14.3%, trade 10.1%, government 6.3%, other 4.1% (FY88/89 est.)






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