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    Albania People - 2005
    https://allcountries.org/wfb2005/albania/albania_people.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population:
      3,563,112 (July 2005 est.)

      Age structure:
      0-14 years: 25.6% (male 476,989/female 434,298)
      15-64 years: 65.8% (male 1,199,964/female 1,144,886)
      65 years and over: 8.6% (male 141,559/female 165,416) (2005 est.)

      Median age:
      total: 28.52 years
      male: 27.95 years
      female: 29.1 years (2005 est.)

      Population growth rate:
      0.52% (2005 est.)

      Birth rate:
      15.08 births/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Death rate:
      5.12 deaths/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Net migration rate:
      -4.8 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2005 est.)

      Sex ratio:
      at birth: 1.1 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.1 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.86 male(s)/female
      total population: 1.04 male(s)/female (2005 est.)

      Infant mortality rate:
      total: 21.52 deaths/1,000 live births
      male: 21.96 deaths/1,000 live births
      female: 21.03 deaths/1,000 live births (2005 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth:
      total population: 77.24 years
      male: 74.6 years
      female: 80.15 years (2005 est.)


      See also: Healthy Life Expectancy


      See also: Health Performance

      Total fertility rate:
      2.04 children born/woman (2005 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate:
      NA%

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

      HIV/AIDS - deaths:
      NA

      Nationality:
      noun: Albanian(s)
      adjective: Albanian

      Ethnic groups:
      Albanian 95%, Greek 3%, other 2% (Vlach, Roma (Gypsy), Serb, Macedonian, Bulgarian) (1989 est.)
      note: in 1989, other estimates of the Greek population ranged from 1% (official Albanian statistics) to 12% (from a Greek organization)

      Religions:
      Muslim 70%, Albanian Orthodox 20%, Roman Catholic 10%
      note: percentages are estimates; there are no available current statistics on religious affiliation; all mosques and churches were closed in 1967 and religious observances prohibited; in November 1990, Albania began allowing private religious practice

      Languages:
      Albanian (official - derived from Tosk dialect), Greek, Vlach, Romani, Slavic dialects

      Literacy:
      definition: age 9 and over can read and write
      total population: 86.5%
      male: 93.3%
      female: 79.5% (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Albania on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Albania People 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Albania People 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.







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