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Bahrain People

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Population: 645,361

note:  includes 228,424 non-nationals (July 2001 est.)
Age structure: 0-14 years:  29.6% (male 96,697; female 94,330)

15-64 years:  67.43% (male 257,360; female 177,839)

65 years and over:  2.97% (male 9,721; female 9,414) (2001 est.)
Population growth rate: 1.73% (2001 est.)
Birth rate: 20.07 births/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Death rate: 3.92 deaths/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Net migration rate: 1.1 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2001 est.)
Sex ratio: at birth:  1.03 male(s)/female

under 15 years:  1.03 male(s)/female

15-64 years:  1.45 male(s)/female

65 years and over:  1.03 male(s)/female

total population:  1.29 male(s)/female (2001 est.)
Infant mortality rate: 19.77 deaths/1,000 live births (2001 est.)
Life expectancy at birth: total population:  73.2 years

male:  70.81 years

female:  75.67 years (2001 est.)
Total fertility rate: 2.79 children born/woman (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate: 0.15% (1999 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS: NA
HIV/AIDS - deaths: NA
Nationality: noun:  Bahraini(s)

adjective:  Bahraini
Ethnic groups: Bahraini 63%, Asian 19%, other Arab 10%, Iranian 8%
Religions: Shi'a Muslim 70%, Sunni Muslim 30%
Languages: Arabic, English, Farsi, Urdu
Literacy: definition:  age 15 and over can read and write

total population:  85.2%

male:  89.1%

female:  79.4% (1995 est.)


Countryfacts Information Courtesy: CIA Worldbook

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