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Luxembourg Demographics Profile 2019

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Population
605,764 (July 2018 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years: 16.74% (male 52,243 /female 49,183)
15-24 years: 12.06% (male 37,391 /female 35,650)
25-54 years: 44.18% (male 137,381 /female 130,252)
55-64 years: 11.9% (male 36,670 /female 35,442)
65 years and over: 15.11% (male 41,002 /female 50,550) (2018 est.)
Dependency ratios
total dependency ratio: 43.6 (2015 est.)
youth dependency ratio: 23.5 (2015 est.)
elderly dependency ratio: 20.1 (2015 est.)
potential support ratio: 5 (2015 est.)
Median age
total: 39.3 years (2018 est.)
male: 38.7 years
female: 39.9 years
Population growth rate
1.9% (2018 est.)
Birth rate
11.6 births/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Death rate
7.3 deaths/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Net migration rate
14.8 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2018 est.)
Urbanization
urban population: 91.2% of total population (2019)
rate of urbanization: 1.55% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - population
120,000 LUXEMBOURG (capital) (2018)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.81 male(s)/female
total population: 1.01 male(s)/female (2018 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth
30.1 years (2015 est.)
Infant mortality rate
total: 3.4 deaths/1,000 live births (2018 est.)
male: 3.8 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 3 deaths/1,000 live births
Life expectancy at birth
total population: 82.4 years (2018 est.)
male: 79.9 years
female: 85 years
Total fertility rate
1.62 children born/woman (2018 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
0.3% (2018 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
1,200 (2018 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
<100 (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: 97.5% of population (2015 est.)
rural: 98.5% of population (2015 est.)
total: 97.6% of population (2015 est.)
unimproved: urban: 2.5% of population (2015 est.)
rural: 1.5% of population (2015 est.)
total: 2.4% of population (2015 est.)
Nationality
noun: Luxembourger(s)
adjective: Luxembourg
Ethnic groups
Luxembourger 51.1%, Portuguese 15.7%, French 7.5%, Italian 3.6%, Belgian 3.3%, German 2.1%, Spanish 1.1%, British 1%, other 14.6% (2019 est.)

note: data represent population by nationality

Religions
Christian (predominantly Roman Catholic) 70.4%, Muslim 2.3%, other (includes Buddhist, folk religions, Hindu, Jewish) 0.5%, none 26.8% (2010 est.)
Languages
Luxembourgish (official administrative and judicial language and national language (spoken vernacular)) 55.8%, Portuguese 15.7%, French (official administrative, judicial, and legislative language) 12.1%, German (official administrative and judicial language) 3.1%, Italian 2.9%, English 2.1%, other 8.4% (2011 est.)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
total: 14 years
male: 14 years
female: 14 years (2016)
Education expenditures
3.9% of GDP (2015)
Maternal mortality rate
5 deaths/100,000 live births (2017 est.)
Health expenditures
6% (2015)
Physicians density
3.03 physicians/1,000 population (2017)
Hospital bed density
4.9 beds/1,000 population (2014)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate
22.6% (2016)

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

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