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United Kingdom People

    Population: 59,113,439 (July 1999 est.)

    Age structure:
    0-14 years: 19% (male 5,822,901; female 5,522,122)
    15-64 years: 65% (male 19,393,706; female 19,103,882)
    65 years and over: 16% (male 3,821,181; female 5,449,647) (1999 est.)

    Population growth rate: 0.24% (1999 est.)

    Birth rate: 11.9 births/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Death rate: 10.64 deaths/1,000 population (1999 est.)

    Net migration rate: 1.11 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1999 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: 0.7 male(s)/female
    total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (1999 est.)

    Infant mortality rate: 5.78 deaths/1,000 live births (1999 est.)

    Life expectancy at birth:
    total population: 77.37 years
    male: 74.73 years
    female: 80.15 years (1999 est.)

    Total fertility rate: 1.71 children born/woman (1999 est.)

    Nationality:
    noun: Briton(s), British (collective plural)
    adjective: British

    Ethnic groups: English 81.5%, Scottish 9.6%, Irish 2.4%, Welsh 1.9%, Ulster 1.8%, West Indian, Indian, Pakistani, and other 2.8%

    Religions: Anglican 27 million, Roman Catholic 9 million, Muslim 1 million, Presbyterian 800,000, Methodist 760,000, Sikh 400,000, Hindu 350,000, Jewish 300,000 (1991 est.)

    Languages: English, Welsh (about 26% of the population of Wales), Scottish form of Gaelic (about 60,000 in Scotland)

    Literacy:
    definition: age 15 and over has completed five or more years of schooling
    total population: 99% (1978 est.)
    male: NA%
    female: NA%

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