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Armenia Demographics Profile 2018

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Population3,045,191 (July 2017 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 18.94% (male 306,322/female 270,388)
15-24 years: 12.89% (male 203,358/female 189,092)
25-54 years: 43.43% (male 640,881/female 681,784)
55-64 years: 13.41% (male 187,178/female 221,071)
65 years and over: 11.33% (male 138,458/female 206,659) (2017 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 44.4
youth dependency ratio: 28.7
elderly dependency ratio: 15.8
potential support ratio: 6.3 (2015 est.)
Median agetotal: 35.1 years
male: 33.3 years
female: 36.9 years (2017 est.)
Population growth rate-0.21% (2017 est.)
Birth rate12.9 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Death rate9.4 deaths/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Net migration rate-5.7 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 62.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - populationYEREVAN (capital) 1,044 (2015)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.13 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.14 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.93 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.84 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.67 male(s)/female
total population: 0.94 male(s)/female (2016 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth24.4 years (2015/16 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 12.7 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 14.1 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 11.1 deaths/1,000 live births (2017 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 74.9 years
male: 71.6 years
female: 78.5 years (2017 est.)
Total fertility rate1.64 children born/woman (2017 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate57.1% (2015/16)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate0.2% (2016 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS3,300 (2016 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths<200 (2016 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 (2015 est.)
Sanitation facility accessimproved:
urban: 96.2% of population
rural: 78.2% of population
total: 89.5% of population
unimproved:
urban: 3.8% of population
rural: 21.8% of population
total: 10.5% of population (2015 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: 99.7%
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)
Child labor - children ages 5-14total number: 19,596
percentage: 4%
note: data represent children ages 7-17 (2007 est.)
Education expenditures2.8% of GDP (2015)
Maternal mortality rate25 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight2.6% (2016)
Health expenditures4.5% of GDP (2014)
Physicians density2.8 physicians/1,000 population (2014)
Hospital bed density3.9 beds/1,000 population (2012)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate20.2% (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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