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Georgia Demographics Profile 2018

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Population4,926,330 (July 2017 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 18.08% (male 466,426/female 424,295)
15-24 years: 11.94% (male 310,970/female 277,434)
25-54 years: 40.96% (male 983,144/female 1,034,794)
55-64 years: 13.01% (male 286,539/female 354,247)
65 years and over: 16.01% (male 309,353/female 479,128) (2017 est.)
Dependency ratiostotal dependency ratio: 50
youth dependency ratio: 28.1
elderly dependency ratio: 21.9
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2015 est.)
Median agetotal: 38.1 years
male: 35.3 years
female: 40.9 years (2017 est.)
Population growth rate-0.02% (2017 est.)
Birth rate12.3 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Death rate10.9 deaths/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Net migration rate-1.6 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 54% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Abkhazia and South Ossetia
Major cities - populationTBILISI (capital) 1.147 million (2015)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.08 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.11 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.11 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.95 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.81 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.64 male(s)/female
total population: 0.92 male(s)/female (2016 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth24.5 years
note: data do not cover Abkhazia and South Ossetia (2014 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 15.2 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 17.3 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 12.9 deaths/1,000 live births (2017 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 76.4 years
male: 72.3 years
female: 80.7 years (2017 est.)
Total fertility rate1.76 children born/woman (2017 est.)
Contraceptive prevalence rate53.4%
note: percent of women aged 15-44 (2010)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate0.5% (2016 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS12,000 (2016 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths<500 (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: 95.2% of population
rural: 75.9% of population
total: 86.3% of population
unimproved:
urban: 4.8% of population
rural: 24.1% of population
total: 13.7% of population (2015 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Georgian(s)
adjective: Georgian
Ethnic groupsGeorgian 86.8%, Azeri 6.3%, Armenian 4.5%, other 2.3% (includes Russian, Ossetian, Yazidi, Ukrainian, Kist, Greek) (2014 est.)
ReligionsOrthodox (official) 83.4%, Muslim 10.7%, Armenian Apostolic 2.9%, other 1.2% (includes Catholic, Jehovah's Witness, Yazidi, Protestant, Jewish), none 0.5%, unspecified/no answer 1.2% (2014 est.)
LanguagesGeorgian (official) 87.6%, Azeri 6.2%, Armenian 3.9%, Russian 1.2%, other 1%
note: Abkhaz is the official language in Abkhazia (2014 est.)
Literacydefinition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99.8%
male: 99.8%
female: 99.7% (2015 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)total: 15 years
male: 15 years
female: 16 years (2015)
Child labor - children ages 5-14total number: 121,659
percentage: 18% (2005 est.)
Education expenditures2% of GDP (2012)
Maternal mortality rate36 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight1.1% (2009)
Health expenditures7.4% of GDP (2014)
Physicians density4.78 physicians/1,000 population (2014)
Hospital bed density2.6 beds/1,000 population (2012)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate21.7% (2016)

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

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