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    Belarus People - 2005
    http://www.allcountries.org/wfb2005/belarus/belarus_people.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population:
      10,300,483 (July 2005 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 16% (male 839,292/female 804,738)
      15-64 years: 69.5% (male 3,481,432/female 3,672,991)
      65 years and over: 14.6% (male 498,717/female 1,003,313) (2005 est.)

      Median age:
      total: 37.03 years
      male: 34.32 years
      female: 39.7 years (2005 est.)

      Population growth rate:
      -0.09% (2005 est.)

      Birth rate:
      10.83 births/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Death rate:
      14.15 deaths/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Net migration rate:
      2.42 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.95 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.5 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.88 male(s)/female (2005 est.)

      Infant mortality rate:
      total: 13.37 deaths/1,000 live births
      male: 14.3 deaths/1,000 live births
      female: 12.39 deaths/1,000 live births (2005 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 68.72 years
      male: 63.03 years
      female: 74.69 years (2005 est.)


      See also: Healthy Life Expectancy


      See also: Health Performance

      Total fertility rate:
      1.39 children born/woman (2005 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
      0.3% (2001 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
      15,000 (2001 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - deaths:
      1,000 (2001 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: Belarusian(s)
      adjective: Belarusian

      Ethnic groups:
      Belarusian 81.2%, Russian 11.4%, Polish 3.9%, Ukrainian 2.4%, other 1.1% (1999 census)

      Religions:
      Eastern Orthodox 80%, other (including Roman Catholic, Protestant, Jewish, and Muslim) 20% (1997 est.)

      Languages:
      Belarusian, Russian, other

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 99.6%
      male: 99.8%
      female: 99.5% (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Belarus on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Belarus People 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Belarus People 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.







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