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Lithuania Population
 
 
 

General

The population of Lithuania in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 3,444,000, which placed it as number 125 in population among the 193 nations of the world. In that year approximately 14% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 19% of the population under 15 years of age. There were 87 males for every 100 females in the country in 2003. According to the UN, the annual population growth rate for 2000-2005 is -0.58%, with the projected population for the year 2015 at 3,222,000. The population density in 2002 was 53 per sq km (138 per sq mi).

It was estimated by the Population Reference Bureau that 68% of the population lived in urban areas in 2001. The capital city, Vilnius, had a population of 579,000 in that year. Other large cities include Kaunas and Klaipeda. According to the UN, the urban population growth rate for 2000-2005 was -0.1%.

Overview

Population :
3,555,179 (July 2009 est.)

Age structure :
0-14 years: 14.2% (male 258,423/female 245,115)
15-64 years: 69.6% (male 1,214,743/female 1,261,413)
65 years and over: 16.2% (male 198,714/female 376,771) (2009 est.)

Median age :
total: 39.3 years
male: 36.8 years
female: 41.9 years (2009 est.)

Population growth rate :
-0.279% (2009 est.)

Birth rate :
9.11 births/1,000 population (2009 est.)

Death rate :
11.18 deaths/1,000 population (July 2009 est.)

Net migration rate :
-0.72 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2009 est.)


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