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    Northern Mariana Islands People 2000

      Population: 71,912 (July 2000 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 24% (male 8,652; female 8,377)
      15-64 years: 75% (male 25,441; female 28,233)
      65 years and over: 1% (male 591; female 618) (2000 est.)

      Population growth rate: 3.75% (2000 est.)

      Birth rate: 20.86 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Death rate: 2.41 deaths/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Net migration rate: 19.06 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.9 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.96 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.93 male(s)/female (2000 est.)

      Infant mortality rate: 5.79 deaths/1,000 live births (2000 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 75.54 years
      male: 72.45 years
      female: 78.82 years (2000 est.)

      Total fertility rate: 1.76 children born/woman (2000 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: NA
      adjective: NA

      Ethnic groups: Chamorro, Carolinians and other Micronesians, Caucasian, Japanese, Chinese, Korean

      Religions: Christian (Roman Catholic majority, although traditional beliefs and taboos may still be found)

      Languages: English, Chamorro, Carolinian
      note: 86% of population speaks a language other than English at home

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 97%
      male: 97%
      female: 96% (1980 est.)

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