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    Sweden People 2000

      Population: 8,873,052 (July 2000 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 18% (male 837,358; female 794,774)
      15-64 years: 64% (male 2,901,809; female 2,805,138)
      65 years and over: 18% (male 648,865; female 885,108) (2000 est.)

      Population growth rate: 0.02% (2000 est.)

      Birth rate: 10.01 births/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Death rate: 10.62 deaths/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Net migration rate: 0.86 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2000 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.73 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.98 male(s)/female (2000 est.)

      Infant mortality rate: 3.49 deaths/1,000 live births (2000 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 79.58 years
      male: 76.95 years
      female: 82.37 years (2000 est.)

      Total fertility rate: 1.53 children born/woman (2000 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: Swede(s)
      adjective: Swedish

      Ethnic groups: indigenous population: Swedes and Finnish and Lapp (Sami) minorities; foreign-born or first-generation immigrants: Finns, Yugoslavs, Danes, Norwegians, Greeks, Turks

      Religions: Lutheran 87%, Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Baptist, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist

      Languages: Swedish
      note: small Lapp- and Finnish-speaking minorities

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 99% (1979 est.)
      male: NA%
      female: NA%

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