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Uzbekistan Demographics Profile

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Population
30,565,411 (July 2020 est.)
Age structure
0-14 years: 23.19% (male 3,631,693/female 3,456,750)
15-24 years: 16.63% (male 2,601,803/female 2,481,826)
25-54 years: 45.68% (male 6,955,260/female 7,006,172)
55-64 years: 8.63% (male 1,245,035/female 1,392,263)
65 years and over: 5.87% (male 768,769/female 1,025,840) (2020 est.)
Dependency ratios
total dependency ratio: 50.6
youth dependency ratio: 43.4
elderly dependency ratio: 7.2
potential support ratio: 13.9 (2020 est.)
Median age
total: 30.1 years
male: 29.4 years
female: 30.7 years (2020 est.)
Population growth rate
0.88% (2020 est.)
Birth rate
16.1 births/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Death rate
5.4 deaths/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Net migration rate
-1.9 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2020 est.)
Urbanization
urban population: 50.4% of total population (2020)
rate of urbanization: 1.28% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - population
2.517 million TASHKENT (capital) (2020)
Sex ratio
at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.89 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.75 male(s)/female
total population: 99 male(s)/female (2020 est.)
Mother's mean age at first birth
23.8 years (2017 est.)
Infant mortality rate
total: 16.3 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 19.4 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 13.1 deaths/1,000 live births (2020 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
total population: 74.8 years
male: 71.7 years
female: 78 years (2020 est.)
Total fertility rate
1.74 children born/woman (2020 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
0.2% (2019 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
50,000 (2019 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
<1000 (2019 est.)
Drinking water source
improved: urban: 100% of population
rural: 96.1% of population
total: 97.8% of population
unimproved: urban: 0% of population
rural: 3.9% of population
total: 2.2% of population (2017 est.)
Sanitation facility access
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 (2017 est.)
Nationality
noun: Uzbekistani
adjective: Uzbekistani
Ethnic groups
Uzbek 83.8%, Tajik 4.8%, Kazakh 2.5%, Russian 2.3%, Karakalpak 2.2%, Tatar 1.5%, other 4.4% (2017 est.)
Religions
Muslim 88% (mostly Sunni), Eastern Orthodox 9%, other 3%
Languages
Uzbek (official) 74.3%, Russian 14.2%, Tajik 4.4%, other 7.1%

note: in the autonomous Karakalpakstan Republic, both the Karakalpak language and Uzbek have official status

 

Literacy
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 100%
male: 100%
female: 100% (2016)
School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
total: 13 years
male: 13 years
female: 12 years (2019)
Education expenditures
6.3% of GDP (2017)
Maternal mortality rate
29 deaths/100,000 live births (2017 est.)
Children under the age of 5 years underweight
2.9% (2017)
Health expenditures
6.4% (2017)
Physicians density
2.37 physicians/1,000 population (2014)
Hospital bed density
4 beds/1,000 population (2014)
Obesity - adult prevalence rate
16.6% (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020

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