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    Guinea-Bissau People - 2004
    https://immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/guineabissau/guineabissau_people.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population:
      1,388,363 (July 2004 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 41.7% (male 288,760; female 289,975)
      15-64 years: 55.4% (male 367,728; female 400,996)
      65 years and over: 2.9% (male 17,570; female 23,334) (2004 est.)

      Median age:
      total: 18.9 years
      male: 18.3 years
      female: 19.5 years (2004 est.)

      Population growth rate:
      1.99% (2004 est.)

      Birth rate:
      38.03 births/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Death rate:
      16.57 deaths/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Net migration rate:
      -1.57 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2004 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.92 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.75 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.94 male(s)/female (2004 est.)

      Infant mortality rate:
      total: 108.72 deaths/1,000 live births
      female: 97.74 deaths/1,000 live births (2004 est.)
      male: 119.37 deaths/1,000 live births

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 46.98 years
      male: 45.09 years
      female: 48.92 years (2004 est.)


      See also: Healthy Life Expectancy


      See also: Health Performance

      Total fertility rate:
      5 children born/woman (2004 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
      10% (2003 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS:
      17,000 (2001 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - deaths:
      1,200 (2001 est.)

      Nationality:
      noun: Guinean(s)
      adjective: Guinean

      Ethnic groups:
      African 99% (Balanta 30%, Fula 20%, Manjaca 14%, Mandinga 13%, Papel 7%), European and mulatto less than 1%

      Religions:
      indigenous beliefs 50%, Muslim 45%, Christian 5%

      Languages:
      Portuguese (official), Crioulo, African languages

      Literacy:
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 42.4%
      male: 58.1%
      female: 27.4% (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Guinea-Bissau on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea-Bissau People 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Guinea-Bissau People 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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