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Nauru PEOPLE 2015
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SOURCE: 2015 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


















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Nationality:
noun: Nauruan(s)
adjective: Nauruan

Ethnic groups:
Nauruan 58%, other Pacific Islander 26%, Chinese 8%, European 8%

Languages:
Nauruan 93% (official, a distinct Pacific Island language), English 2% (widely understood, spoken, and used for most government and commercial purposes), other 5% (includes I-Kiribati 2% and Chinese 2%)
note: percentages represent main language spoken at home; Nauruan is spoken by 95% of the population, English by 66%, and other languages by 12% (2011 est.)

Religions:
Protestant 60.4% (includes Nauru Congregational 35.7%, Assembly of God 13%, Nauru Independent Church 9.5%, Baptist 1.5%, and Seventh Day Adventist .7%), Roman Catholic 33%, other 3.7%, none 1.8%, unspecified 1.1% (2011 est.)

Population:
9,488 (July 2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 227
[see also: Population country ranks ]

Age structure:
0-14 years: 32.5% (male 1,359/female 1,720)
15-24 years: 16.9% (male 828/female 773)
25-54 years: 42.7% (male 2,013/female 2,040)
55-64 years: 6% (male 228/female 343)
65 years and over: 1.8% (male 73/female 111) (2014 est.)
population pyramid: population pyramid

Median age:
total: 25.3 years
male: 25.6 years
female: 25 years (2014 est.)

Population growth rate:
0.56% (2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 151
[see also: Population growth rate country ranks ]

Birth rate:
25.61 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 51
[see also: Birth rate country ranks ]

Death rate:
5.9 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 171
[see also: Death rate country ranks ]

Net migration rate:
-14.12 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 218
[see also: Net migration rate country ranks ]

Urbanization:
urban population: 100% of total population (2011)
rate of urbanization: 0.59% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Sex ratio:
at birth: 0.84 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 0.79 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.07 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.9 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.78 male(s)/female
total population: 0.91 male(s)/female (2014 est.)

Mother's mean age at first birth:
22.1
note: median age at first birth among women 25-29 (2007 est.)
[see also: Mother's mean age at first birth country ranks ]

Infant mortality rate:
total: 8.21 deaths/1,000 live births
country comparison to the world: 153
male: 10.54 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 6.27 deaths/1,000 live births (2014 est.)

Life expectancy at birth:
total population: 66.4 years
country comparison to the world: 169
male: 62.3 years
female: 69.83 years (2014 est.)

Total fertility rate:
2.93 children born/woman (2014 est.)
country comparison to the world: 59
[see also: Total fertility rate country ranks ]

Contraceptive prevalence rate:
35.6% (2007)
[see also: Contraceptive prevalence rate country ranks ]

Health expenditures:
9.8% of GDP (2011)
country comparison to the world: 28
[see also: Health expenditures country ranks ]

Physicians density:
0.71 physicians/1,000 population (2010)
[see also: Physicians density country ranks ]

Drinking water source:
improved:

urban: 96.3% of population
total: 96.3% of population
unimproved:
urban: 3.7% of population
total: 3.7% of population (2012 est.)

Sanitation facility access:
improved:

urban: 65.6% of population
total: 65.6% of population
unimproved:
urban: 34.4% of population
total: 34.4% of population (2012 est.)

HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
NA
[see also: HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate country ranks ]

HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
NA
[see also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS country ranks ]

HIV/AIDS - deaths:
NA
[see also: HIV/AIDS - deaths country ranks ]

Obesity - adult prevalence rate:
71.1% (2008)
country comparison to the world: 2
[see also: Obesity - adult prevalence rate country ranks ]

Children under the age of 5 years underweight:
4.8% (2007)
country comparison to the world: 91
[see also: Children under the age of 5 years underweight country ranks ]

Education expenditures:
NA
[see also: Education expenditures - percent of GDP country ranks ]

Literacy: NA

School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education):
total: 9 years
male: 9 years
female: 10 years (2008)


NOTE: The information regarding Nauru on this page is re-published from the 2015 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Nauru PEOPLE 2015 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Nauru PEOPLE 2015 should be addressed to the CIA.



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