Demographic Indicator

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 DEMOGRAPHY

2007 

2000 

1995 

1990 

 Total  88,574,614  76,504,077  68,616,536   60,703,206
 Male    38,524,266  34,584,170  30,538,285 
 Female    37,979,811  34,032,366   30,164,921 
         
 0-14 years           37.0%         38.4%          39.6%  
 15-64 years           59.2%         58.1%           57.0% 
 65 years and over             3.8%            3.5%           3.4% 
         
 Sex Ratio            101.4            101.6         101.2
 Density (persons per square kilometer)               255            229            202
 Growth rate        2.04%           2.36%          2.32%        2.35%
 Average household size               5.0            5.1              5.3
         
   

 2010

 2009

 2008

         
Population projection (medium assumption)  (in thousands)        94,013      92,227      88,706
                        Source: National Statistics Office 
                        Last Update: July 27, 2010
                                                              
              
 FAMILY PLANNING

                                    

   2006 2005  2004 
Contraceptive prevalence rate (Based on currently married women aged 15-49 years)  50.6% 49.3%  49.3% 
                Modern method 35.9% 36.0%  35.1%
                Modern method 14.8% 13.2% 14.2%

                    Source: National Statistics Office
                          Last Update: July 27, 2010