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Tuvalu People

    Population: 10,588 (July 1999 est.)

    Age structure:
    0-14 years: 35% (male 1,870; female 1,799)
    15-64 years: 61% (male 3,062; female 3,360)
    65 years and over: 4% (male 225; female 272) (1999 est.)

    Population growth rate: 1.34% (1999 est.)

    Birth rate: 21.91 births/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Death rate: 8.5 deaths/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Net migration rate: 0 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: 0.91 male(s)/female
    65 years and over: 0.83 male(s)/female
    total population: 0.95 male(s)/female (1999 est.)

    Infant mortality rate: 25.53 deaths/1,000 live births (1999 est.)

    Life expectancy at birth:
    total population: 64.15 years
    male: 63.01 years
    female: 65.34 years (1999 est.)

    Total fertility rate: 3.11 children born/woman (1999 est.)

    Nationality:
    noun: Tuvaluan(s)
    adjective: Tuvaluan

    Ethnic groups: Polynesian 96%

    Religions: Church of Tuvalu (Congregationalist) 97%, Seventh-Day Adventist 1.4%, Baha'i 1%, other 0.6%

    Languages: Tuvaluan, English

    Literacy: NA; note—education is free and compulsory from ages 6 through 13

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