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    Iceland People 1997
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    SOURCE: 1997 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population 269,697 (July 1997 est.)
      note: population data estimates based on average growth rate may differ slightlyfrom official population data because of volatile migration rates

      Age structure
      0-14 years: 24% (male 32,931; female 31,390)
      15-64 years: 64% (male 87,993; female 86,107)
      65 years and over: 12% (male 14,107; female 17,169) (July 1997 est.)

      Population growth rate 0.47% (1997 est.)

      Birth rate 15.35 births/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Death rate 6.93 deaths/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Net migration rate -3.73 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Sex ratio
      at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      15-64 years : 1.02 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.82 male(s)/female
      total population: 1 male(s)/female (1997 est.)

      Infant mortality rate 5.3 deaths/1,000 live births (1997 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth
      total population: 78.73 years
      male: 76.68 years
      female: 80.9 years (1997 est.)

      Total fertility rate 2.05 children born/woman (1997 est.)

      Nationality
      noun: Icelander(s)
      adjective: Icelandic

      Ethnic groups homogeneous mixture of descendants of Norwegians and Celts

      Religions Evangelical Lutheran 96%, other Protestant and Roman Catholic 3%, none1% (1988)

      Languages Icelandic

      Literacy
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 100% (1976 est.)
      male: NA%
      female: NA%

      NOTE: The information regarding Iceland on this page is re-published from the 1997 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Iceland People 1997 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Iceland People 1997 should be addressed to the CIA.

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