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    Rwanda People - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/rwanda/rwanda_people.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population 7,398,074
      note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected (July 2002 est.)

      Age structure
      0-14 years: 41.7% (male 1,550,141; female 1,539,375)
      15-64 years: 55.4% (male 2,039,573; female 2,057,059)
      65 years and over: 2.9% (male 84,030; female 127,896) (2002 est.)

      Population growth rate 1.16% (2002 est.)

      Birth rate 33.28 births/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Death rate 21.39 deaths/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Net migration rate -0.32 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Sex ratio
      at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.01 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.66 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.99 male(s)/female (2002 est.)

      Infant mortality rate 117.79 deaths/1,000 live births (2002 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth
      total population: 38.66 years
      female: 39.2 years (2002 est.)
      male: 38.14 years

      Total fertility rate 4.72 children born/woman (2002 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 11.21% (1999 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 400,000 (1999 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - deaths 40,000 (1999 est.)

      Nationality
      noun: Rwandan(s)
      adjective: Rwandan

      Ethnic groups Hutu 84%, Tutsi 15%, Twa (Pygmoid) 1%

      Religions Roman Catholic 56.5%, Protestant 26%, Adventist 11.1%, Muslim 4.6%, indigenous beliefs 0.1%, none 1.7% (2001)

      Languages Kinyarwanda (official) universal Bantu vernacular, French (official), English (official), Kiswahili (Swahili) used in commercial centers

      Literacy
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 48%
      male: 52%
      female: 45% (1995 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Rwanda on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Rwanda People 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Rwanda People 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.



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