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Armenia Demographics Profile 2019

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Population
3,038,217 (July 2018 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years: 18.86% (male 303,712 /female 269,279)
15-24 years: 12.37% (male 195,722 /female 179,970)
25-54 years: 43.31% (male 640,089 /female 675,643)
55-64 years: 13.77% (male 192,515 /female 225,882)
65 years and over: 11.7% (male 142,835 /female 212,570) (2018 est.)
Dependency ratios
total dependency ratio: 44.4 (2015 est.)
youth dependency ratio: 28.7 (2015 est.)
elderly dependency ratio: 15.8 (2015 est.)
potential support ratio: 6.3 (2015 est.)
Median age
total: 35.6 years (2018 est.)
male: 33.9 years
female: 37.4 years
Population growth rate
-0.25% (2018 est.)
Birth rate
12.6 births/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Death rate
9.5 deaths/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Net migration rate
-5.6 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Urbanization
urban population: 63.2% of total population (2019)
rate of urbanization: 0.22% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - population
1.083 million YEREVAN (capital) (2019)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.11 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.13 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.09 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.95 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.85 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.67 male(s)/female
total population: 0.94 male(s)/female (2018 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth
24.4 years (2015/16 est.)
Infant mortality rate
total: 12.3 deaths/1,000 live births (2018 est.)
male: 13.7 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 10.7 deaths/1,000 live births
Life expectancy at birth
total population: 75.1 years (2018 est.)
male: 71.8 years
female: 78.7 years
Total fertility rate
1.64 children born/woman (2018 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate
57.1% (2015/16)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
0.2% (2018 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
3,500 (2018 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
<200 (2018 est.)
Drinking water source
improved: 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 (2015 est.)
Sanitation facility access
improved: urban: 96.2% of population (2015 est.)
rural: 78.2% of population (2015 est.)
total: 89.5% of population (2015 est.)
unimproved: urban: 3.8% of population (2015 est.)
rural: 21.8% of population (2015 est.)
total: 10.5% of population (2015 est.)
Nationality
noun: Armenian(s)
adjective: Armenian
Ethnic groups
Armenian 98.1%, Yezidi (Kurd) 1.2%, other 0.7% (2011 est.)
Religions
Armenian Apostolic 92.6%, Evangelical 1%, other 2.4%, none 1.1%, unspecified 2.9% (2011 est.)
Languages
Armenian (official) 97.9%, Kurdish (spoken by Yezidi minority) 1%, other 1% (2011 est.)

note: Russian is widely spoken

Literacy
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99.7%
male: 99.7%
female: 99.6% (2015 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
total: 13 years
male: 13 years
female: 13 years (2015)
Education expenditures
2.8% of GDP (2016)
Maternal mortality rate
26 deaths/100,000 live births (2017 est.)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight
2.6% (2016)
Health expenditures
9.9% (2016)
Physicians density
2.9 physicians/1,000 population (2014)
Hospital bed density
4.2 beds/1,000 population (2015)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate
20.2% (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on December 7, 2019

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