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Virgin Islands PEOPLE 2014
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SOURCE: 2014 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


















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Nationality:
noun: Virgin Islander(s) (US citizens)
adjective: Virgin Islander

Ethnic groups:
black 76.2%, white 13.1%, Asian 1.1%, other 6.1%, mixed 3.5% (2000 census)

Languages:
English 74.7%, Spanish or Spanish Creole 16.8%, French or French Creole 6.6%, other 1.9% (2000 census)

Religions:
Protestant 59% (Baptist 42%, Episcopalian 17%), Roman Catholic 34%, other 7%

Population:
104,737 (July 2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 194

Age structure:
0-14 years: 18.2% (male 9,669/female 9,407)
15-24 years: 10.6% (male 5,075/female 6,063)
25-54 years: 39.3% (male 18,698/female 22,444)
55-64 years: 14.1% (male 7,036/female 7,750)
65 years and over: 17.8% (male 8,431/female 10,164) (2013 est.)

Dependency ratios:
total dependency ratio: 58.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 32.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.3 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2013)

Median age:
total: 43.5 years
male: 43.7 years
female: 43.3 years (2013 est.)

Population growth rate:
-0.53% (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 225

Birth rate:
10.69 births/1,000 population (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 182

Death rate:
7.95 deaths/1,000 population (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 105

Net migration rate:
-8.01 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 204

Urbanization:
urban population: 95% of total population (2010)
rate of urbanization: -0.1% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Major urban areas - population:
CHARLOTTE AMALIE (capital) 54,000 (2009)

Sex ratio:
at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.83 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.84 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.91 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.83 male(s)/female
total population: 0.88 male(s)/female (2013 est.)

Infant mortality rate:
total: 6.94 deaths/1,000 live births
country comparison to the world: 163
male: 7.65 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 6.17 deaths/1,000 live births (2013 est.)

Life expectancy at birth:
total population: 79.61 years
country comparison to the world: 40
male: 76.57 years
female: 82.83 years (2013 est.)

Total fertility rate:
1.77 children born/woman (2013 est.)
country comparison to the world: 160

Contraceptive prevalence rate:
78.4%
note: percent of women aged 18-44 (2002)

Drinking water source:
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 (2011 est.)

Sanitation facility access:
improved:

urban: 96.4% of population
rural: 96.4% of population
total: 96.4% of population
unimproved:
urban: 3.6% of population
rural: 3.6% of population
total: 3.6% of population (2011 est.)

HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
NA

HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
NA

HIV/AIDS - deaths:
NA

Education expenditures:
NA

Literacy:
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 90-95% est.
male: NA
female: NA (2005 est.)


NOTE: The information regarding Virgin Islands on this page is re-published from the 2014 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Virgin Islands PEOPLE 2014 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Virgin Islands PEOPLE 2014 should be addressed to the CIA.



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