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Jersey Demographics Profile 2016

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Population98,069 (July 2016 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 16.1% (male 8,169/female 7,616)
15-24 years: 14.23% (male 7,187/female 6,768)
25-54 years: 41.18% (male 20,215/female 20,170)
55-64 years: 12.38% (male 5,931/female 6,209)
65 years and over: 16.12% (male 6,731/female 9,073) (2016 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 47%
youth dependency ratio: 21.6%
elderly dependency ratio: 25.4%
potential support ratio: 3.9%
note: data represent the Channel Islands (2015 est.)
Median agetotal: 38.5 years
male: 36.2 years
female: 41.2 years (2016 est.)
Population growth rate0.79% (2016 est.)
Birth rate12.1 births/1,000 population (2016 est.)
Death rate7.7 deaths/1,000 population (2016 est.)
Net migration rate3.5 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2016 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 31.4% of total population (2014)
rate of urbanization: 0.76% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)
note: data are for the Channel Islands
Sex ratioat birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.07 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.74 male(s)/female
total population: 0.74 male(s)/female (2016 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 3.8 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 4 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 3.6 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 81.9 years
male: 79.4 years
female: 84.5 years (2016 est.)
Total fertility rate1.66 children born/woman (2016 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Nationalitynoun: Channel Islander(s)
adjective: Channel Islander
Ethnic groupsJersey 46.4%, British 32.7%, Portuguese/Madeiran 8.2%, Polish 3.3%, Irish, French, and other white 7.1%, other 2.4% (2011 est.)
ReligionsProtestant (Anglican, Baptist, Congregational New Church, Methodist, Presbyterian), Roman Catholic
LanguagesEnglish 94.5% (official), Portuguese 4.6%, other 0.9% (2001 census)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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