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Wallis and Futuna Demographics Profile 2018

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Population15,714 (July 2017 est.)
Age structure0-14 years: 21.83% (male 1,789/female 1,641)
15-24 years: 16.3% (male 1,358/female 1,203)
25-54 years: 42.08% (male 3,336/female 3,276)
55-64 years: 9.79% (male 744/female 794)
65 years and over: 10.01% (male 752/female 821) (2017 est.)
Median agetotal: 32.2 years
male: 31.3 years
female: 33.4 years (2017 est.)
Population growth rate0.32% (2017 est.)
Birth rate13.2 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Death rate5.4 deaths/1,000 population (2017 est.)
Net migration rate-4.7 migrant(s)/1,000 population
note: there has been steady emigration from Wallis and Futuna to New Caledonia (2017 est.)
Urbanizationurban population: 0% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Major cities - populationMATA-UTU (capital) 1,000 (2014)
Sex ratioat birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.09 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.11 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.97 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.92 male(s)/female
total population: 1.03 male(s)/female (2016 est.)
Infant mortality ratetotal: 4.3 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 4.6 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.1 deaths/1,000 live births (2017 est.)
Life expectancy at birthtotal population: 79.8 years
male: 76.8 years
female: 83 years (2017 est.)
Total fertility rate1.73 children born/woman (2017 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rateNA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDSNA
HIV/AIDS - deathsNA
Sanitation facility accessimproved:
rural: 96% of population
total: 96% of population
unimproved:
rural: 4% of population
total: 4% of population (2008 est.)
Nationalitynoun: Wallisian(s), Futunan(s), or Wallis and Futuna Islanders
adjective: Wallisian, Futunan, or Wallis and Futuna Islander
Ethnic groupsPolynesian
ReligionsRoman Catholic 99%, other 1%
LanguagesWallisian (indigenous Polynesian language) 58.9%, Futunian 30.1%, French (official) 10.8%, other 0.2% (2003 census)
Physicians density1.1 physicians/1,000 population (2008)

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