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Armenia People

    Population: 3,409,234 (July 1999 est.)

    Age structure:
    0-14 years: 25% (male 442,117; female 425,561)
    15-64 years: 66% (male 1,100,334; female 1,148,595)
    65 years and over: 9% (male 122,170; female 170,457) (1999 est.)

    Population growth rate: -0.38% (1999 est.)

    Birth rate: 13.53 births/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Death rate: 9.03 deaths/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Net migration rate: -8.26 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Sex ratio:
    at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
    under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
    15-64 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
    65 years and over: 0.72 male(s)/female
    total population: 0.95 male(s)/female (1999 est.)

    Infant mortality rate: 41.12 deaths/1,000 live births (1999 est.)

    Life expectancy at birth:
    total population: 66.56 years
    male: 62.21 years
    female: 71.13 years (1999 est.)

    Total fertility rate: 1.68 children born/woman (1999 est.)

    Nationality:
    noun: Armenian(s)
    adjective: Armenian

    Ethnic groups: Armenian 93%, Azeri 3%, Russian 2%, other (mostly Yezidi Kurds) 2% (1989)
    note: as of the end of 1993, virtually all Azeris had emigrated from Armenia

    Religions: Armenian Orthodox 94%

    Languages: Armenian 96%, Russian 2%, other 2%

    Literacy:
    definition: age 15 and over can read and write
    total population: 99%
    male: 99%
    female: 98% (1989 est.)

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