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Armenia Demographics Profile 2014

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Population3,060,631 (July 2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 19.1% (male 312,955/female 272,065)
15-24 years: 15.2% (male 236,317/female 228,943)
25-54 years: 43.5% (male 638,141/female 693,397)
55-64 years: 11.7% (male 161,102/female 195,714)
65 years and over: 10.5% (male 128,568/female 193,429) (2014 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 44.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.7 (2014 est.)
Median agetotal: 33.7 years
male: 31.8 years
female: 35.8 years (2014 est.)
Population growth rate-0.13% (2014 est.)
Birth rate13.92 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate9.3 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Net migration rate-5.88 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 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: 1.14 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.15 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.92 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.93 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.59 male(s)/female
total population: 0.89 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth23.5 (2011 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 13.97 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 15.39 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 12.36 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 74.12 years
male: 70.9 years
female: 77.78 years (2014 est.)
Total fertility rate1.64 children born/woman (2014 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate54.9% (2010)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate0.2% (2012 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS3,500 (2012 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths200 (2012 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved:
urban: 99.7% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 99.8% of population
unimproved:
urban: 0.3% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved:
urban: 95.9% of population
rural: 80.9% of population
total: 90.5% of population
unimproved:
urban: 4.1% of population
rural: 19.1% of population
total: 9.5% of population (2012 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Armenian(s)
adjective: Armenian
Ethnic groupsArmenian 98.1%, Yezidi (Kurd) 1.1%, other 0.7% (2011 est.)
ReligionsArmenian Apostolic 92.6%, Evangelical 1%, other 2.4%, none 1.1%, unspecified 2.9% (2011 est.)
LanguagesArmenian (official) 97.9%, Kurdish (spoken by Yezidi minority) 1%, other 1% (2011 est.)
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: 11 years
female: 14 years (2009)
Child labor - children ages 5-14total number: 19,596
percentage: 4 %
note: data represents children ages 7-17 (2007 est.)
Education expenditures3.3% of GDP (2012)
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 density2.85 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 August 23, 2014