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    Comoros People 2000

      Population: 578,400 (July 2000 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 43% (male 123,891; female 123,241)
      15-64 years: 54% (male 155,062; female 159,287)
      65 years and over: 3% (male 8,072; female 8,847) (2000 est.)

      Population growth rate: 3.05% (2000 est.)

      Birth rate: 40.05 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Death rate: 9.59 deaths/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Net migration rate: 0 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.97 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.91 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.99 male(s)/female (2000 est.)

      Infant mortality rate: 86.33 deaths/1,000 live births (2000 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 60.03 years
      male: 57.85 years
      female: 62.28 years (2000 est.)

      Total fertility rate: 5.38 children born/woman (2000 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: Comoran(s)
      adjective: Comoran

      Ethnic groups: Antalote, Cafre, Makoa, Oimatsaha, Sakalava

      Religions: Sunni Muslim 98%, Roman Catholic 2%

      Languages: Arabic (official), French (official), Comoran (a blend of Swahili and Arabic)

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 57.3%
      male: 64.2%
      female: 50.4% (1995 est.)

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