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    Mozambique People - 1991
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    SOURCE: 1991 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population: 15,113,282 (July 1991), growth rate 4.6% (1991); note--900,000 Mozambican refugees in Malawi (1990 est.)

      Birth rate: 46 births/1,000 population (1991)

      Death rate: 17 deaths/1,000 population (1991)

      Net migration rate: 17 migrants/1,000 population (1991)

      Infant mortality rate: 134 deaths/1,000 live births (1991)

      Life expectancy at birth: 46 years male, 49 years female (1991)

      Total fertility rate: 6.4 children born/woman (1991)

      Nationality: noun--Mozambican(s); adjective--Mozambican

      Ethnic divisions: majority from indigenous tribal groups; Europeans about 10,000, Euro-Africans 35,000, Indians 15,000

      Religion: indigenous beliefs 60%, Christian 30%, Muslim 10%

      Language: Portuguese (official); many indigenous dialects

      Literacy: 33% (male 45%, female 21%) age 15 and over can read and write (1990 est.)

      Labor force: NA, but 90% engaged in agriculture

      Organized labor: 225,000 workers belong to a single union, the Mozambique Workers' Organization (OTM)

      NOTE: The information regarding Mozambique on this page is re-published from the 1991 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Mozambique People 1991 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Mozambique People 1991 should be addressed to the CIA.

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