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Hungary Demographics Profile 2014

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Population9,919,128 (July 2014 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 14.8% (male 757,868/female 712,908)
15-24 years: 11.7% (male 596,005/female 561,606)
25-54 years: 41.6% (male 2,071,845/female 2,056,611)
55-64 years: 14% (male 639,298/female 754,129)
65 years and over: 17.8% (male 661,256/female 1,107,602) (2014 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 47.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.6 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2014 est.)
Median agetotal: 41.1 years
male: 39.1 years
female: 43.5 years (2014 est.)
Population growth rate-0.21% (2014 est.)
Birth rate9.26 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Death rate12.72 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Net migration rate1.34 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 69.5% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 0.51% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
Major cities - populationBUDAPEST (capital) 1.737 million (2011)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.91 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.59 male(s)/female
total population: 0.91 male(s)/female (2014 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth28.3 (2011 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 5.09 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 5.36 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.81 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 75.46 years
male: 71.73 years
female: 79.41 years (2014 est.)
Total fertility rate1.42 children born/woman (2014 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateless than 0.1% (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS3,000 (2009 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deathsfewer than 200 (2009 est.)
Drinking water sourceimproved:
urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved:
urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2012 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved:
urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population
unimproved:
urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2012 est.)
Major infectious diseasesdegree of risk: intermediate
vectorborne diseases: tickborne encephalitis (2013)
Nationalitynoun: Hungarian(s)
adjective: Hungarian
Ethnic groupsHungarian 92.3%, Roma 1.9%, other or unknown 5.8% (2001 census)
ReligionsRoman Catholic 37.2%, Calvinist 11.6%, Lutheran 2.2%, Greek Catholic 1.8%, other 1.9%, none 18.2%, unspecified 27.2% (2011 est.)
LanguagesHungarian (official) 99.6%, English 16%, German 11.2%, Russian 1.6%, Romanian 1.3%, French 1.2%, other 4.2%
note: shares sum to more than 100% because some respondents gave more than one answer on the census; Hungarian is the mother tongue of 98.9% of Hungarian speakers (2011 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99%
male: 99.2%
female: 98.9% (2011 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 15 years
male: 15 years
female: 16 years (2011)
Education expenditures4.9% of GDP (2010)
Maternal mortality rate21 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)
Health expenditures7.7% of GDP (2011)
Physicians density3.41 physicians/1,000 population (2010)
Hospital bed density7.2 beds/1,000 population (2010)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate27.6% (2008)

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of August 23, 2014