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Armenia Demographics Profile 2013

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Population2,974,184 (July 2013 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 17.3% (male 274,473/female 239,275)
15-24 years: 17.7% (male 270,206/female 255,325)
25-54 years: 46% (male 643,563/female 725,985)
55-64 years: 9.2% (male 106,531/female 167,486)
65 years and over: 9.8% (male 106,552/female 184,788) (2013 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 44.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.7 (2013)
Median agetotal: 32.9 years
male: 30.3 years
female: 35.7 years (2013 est.)
Population growth rate0.14% (2013 est.)
Birth rate12.86 births/1,000 population (2013 est.)
Death rate8.51 deaths/1,000 population (2013 est.)
Net migration rate-2.93 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2013 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 64.1% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 0.34% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Major cities - populationYEREVAN (capital) 1.116 million (2011)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.11 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.15 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.88 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.62 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.59 male(s)/female
total population: 0.89 male(s)/female (2013 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth24.1
note: Median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2010 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 17.59 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 21.9 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 12.83 deaths/1,000 live births (2013 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 73.75 years
male: 70.1 years
female: 77.8 years (2013 est.)
Total fertility rate1.39 children born/woman (2013 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate54.9% (2010)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate0.1% (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS1,900 (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deathsfewer than 100 (2009 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved:
urban: 99% of population
rural: 97% of population
total: 98% of population
unimproved:
urban: 1% of population
rural: 3% of population
total: 2% of population (2010 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved:
urban: 95% of population
rural: 80% of population
total: 90% of population
unimproved:
urban: 5% of population
rural: 20% of population
total: 10% of population (2010 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Armenian(s)
adjective: Armenian
Ethnic groupsArmenian 97.9%, Yezidi (Kurd) 1.3%, Russian 0.5%, other 0.3% (2001 census)
ReligionsArmenian Apostolic 94.7%, other Christian 4%, Yezidi (monotheist with elements of nature worship) 1.3%
LanguagesArmenian (official) 97.7%, Yezidi 1%, Russian 0.9%, other 0.4% (2001 census)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99.6%
male: 99.7%
female: 99.5% (2011 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 12 years
male: 12 years
female: 13 years (2010)
Child labor - children ages 5-14total number: 19,596
percentage: 4 %
note: data represents children ages 7-17 (2007 est.)
Education expenditures3.2% of GDP (2010)
Maternal mortality rate30 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight5.3% (2010)
Health expenditures4.3% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density2.845 physicians/1,000 population (2011)
Hospital bed density4 beds/1,000 population (2011)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate24% (2008)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of February 21, 2013