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    World People - 2003
    https://theodora.com/wfb2003/world/world_people.html
    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population: 6,302,309,691 (July 2003 est.)


      Age structure: 0-14 years: 29.2% (male 932,581,592; female 885,688,851)
      15-64 years: 63.7% (male 2,009,997,089; female 1,964,938,201)
      65 years and over: 7.1% (male 193,549,180; female 247,067,032) (2003 est.)
      note: some countries do not maintain age structure information, thus a slight discrepancy exists between the total world population and the total for world age structure


      Population growth rate: 1.17% (2003 est.)


      Birth rate: 20.43 births/1,000 population (2003 est.)


      Death rate: 8.83 deaths/1,000 population (2003 est.)


      Sex ratio: at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 1.02 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.78 male(s)/female
      total population: 1.01 male(s)/female (2003 est.)


      Infant mortality rate: total: 51.38 deaths/1,000 live births
      male: 53.81 deaths/1,000 live births
      female: 48.83 deaths/1,000 live births (2003 est.)


      Life expectancy at birth: total population: 63.95 years
      male: 62 years
      female: 70.23 years (2003 est.)


      Total fertility rate: 2.65 children born/woman (2003 est.)


      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: NA%


      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: NA


      HIV/AIDS - deaths: NA


      Religions: Christians 32.79% (of which Roman Catholics 17.33%, Protestants 5.62%, Orthodox 3.51%, Anglicans 1.31%), Muslims 19.6%, Hindus 13.31%, Buddhists 5.88%, Sikhs 0.38%, Jews 0.24%, other religions 12.83%, non-religious 12.53%, atheists 2.44% (2001 est.)


      Languages: Chinese, Mandarin 14.37%, Hindi 6.02%, English 5.61%, Spanish 5.59%, Bengali 3.4%, Portuguese 2.63%, Russian 2.75%, Japanese 2.06%, German, Standard 1.64%, Korean 1.28%, French 1.27% (2000 est.)
      note: percents are for "first language" speakers only


      Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 77%
      male: 83%
      female: 71% (1995 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding World on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about World People 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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