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British Virgin Islands Demographics Profile

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Population
37,381 (July 2020 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years: 16.59% (male 3,060/female 3,142)
15-24 years: 12.53% (male 2,240/female 2,445)
25-54 years: 48.27% (male 8,424/female 9,620)
55-64 years: 12.51% (male 2,261/female 2,416)
65 years and over: 10.09% (male 1,808/female 1,965) (2020 est.)
Median age
total: 37.2 years
male: 37 years
female: 37.5 years (2020 est.)
Population growth rate
2.14% (2020 est.)
Birth rate
11.1 births/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Death rate
5.4 deaths/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Net migration rate
15.5 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Urbanization
urban population: 48.5% of total population (2020)
rate of urbanization: 2.42% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - population
15,000 ROAD TOWN (capital) (2018)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 0.97 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.92 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.88 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.94 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.92 male(s)/female
total population: 90.8 male(s)/female (2020 est.)
Infant mortality rate
total: 11 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 12.5 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 9.4 deaths/1,000 live births (2020 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
total population: 79.2 years
male: 77.7 years
female: 80.8 years (2020 est.)
Total fertility rate
1.33 children born/woman (2020 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
NA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
NA
HIV/AIDS - deaths
NA
Drinking water source
improved: total: 100% of population
unimproved: total: 0% of population (2017 est.)
Sanitation facility access
improved: urban: 97.5% of population
rural: 97.5% of population
total: 97.5% of population
unimproved: urban: 2.5% of population
rural: 2.5% of population
total: 2.5% of population (2015 est.)
Nationality
noun: British Virgin Islander(s)
adjective: British Virgin Islander
Ethnic groups
African/black 76.3%, Latino 5.5%, white 5.4%, mixed 5.3%, Indian 2.1%, East Indian 1.6%, other 3%, unspecified 0.8% (2010 est.)
Religions
Protestant 70.2% (Methodist 17.6%, Church of God 10.4%, Anglican 9.5%, Seventh Day Adventist 9.0%, Pentecostal 8.2%, Baptist 7.4%, New Testament Church of God 6.9%, other Protestant 1.2%), Roman Catholic 8.9%, Jehovah's Witness 2.5%, Hindu 1.9%, other 6.2%, none 7.9%, unspecified 2.4% (2010 est.)
Languages
English (official)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
total: 12 years
male: 12 years NA
female: 12 years NA (2018)
Education expenditures
3.2% of GDP (2017)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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