Population of Anguilla 2017

Population

Current population of Anguilla is 17,087 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: Anguillan(s)
adjective: Anguillan

Ethnic Groups

African/black 85.3%, hispanic 4.9%, mixed 3.8%, white 3.2%, East Indian/Indian 1%, other 1.6%, unspecified 0.3% (2011 est.)

Languages

English (official)

Religions

Protestant 73.2% (includes Anglican 22.7%, Methodist 19.4%, Pentecostal 10.5%, Seventh Day Adventist 8.3%, Baptist 7.1%, Church of God 4.9%, Presbytarian 0.2%, Brethren 0.1%), Roman Catholic 6.8%, Jehovah’s Witness 1.1%, other Christian 10.9%, other 3.2%, unspecified 0.3%, none 4.5% (2011 est.)

Age Structure

0-14 years: 22.21% (male 1,936/female 1,859)
15-24 years: 14.08% (male 1,205/female 1,200)
25-54 years: 43.82% (male 3,363/female 4,124)
55-64 years: 11.06% (male 880/female 1,010)
65 years and over: 8.84% (male 750/female 760) (2017 est.)

Median Age

total: 34.6 years
male: 32.7 years
female: 36.4 years (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

2% (2017 est.)

Birth Rate

12.5 births/1,000 population (2017 est.)

Death Rate

4.6 deaths/1,000 population (2017 est.)

Net Migration Rate

11.7 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2017 est.)

Population Distribution

most of the population is concentrated in The Valley in the center of the island; settlmement is fairly uniform in the southwest, but rather sparce in the northeast

Urbanization

urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.88% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

THE VALLEY (capital) 1,000 (2014)

Sex Ratio

at birth: 1.04 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.82 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.9 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.98 male(s)/female
total population: 0.91 male(s)/female (2016 est.)

Infant Mortality Rate

total: 3.4 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 3.8 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 2.9 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: 81.4 years
male: 78.8 years
female: 84.1 years (2016 est.)

Total Fertility Rate

1.74 children born/woman (2017 est.)

Drinking Water Source

improved:
urban: 94.6% of population
rural: NA
total: 94.6% of population

unimproved
urban: 5.4% of population
rural: NA
total: 5.4% of population (2015 est.)

Sanitation Facility Access

improved:
urban: 97.9% of population
rural: NA
total: 97.9% of population

unimproved
urban: 2.1% of population
rural: NA
total: 2.1% of population (2015 est.)

HIV/AIDS – Adult Prevalence Rate

NA

HIV/AIDS – People Living with HIV/AIDS

NA

HIV/AIDS – Deaths

NA

Major Infectious Disease

note: active local transmission of Zika virus by Aedes species mosquitoes has been identified in this country (as of August 2016); it poses an important risk (a large number of cases possible) among US citizens if bitten by an infective mosquito; other less common ways to get Zika are through sex, via blood transfusion, or during pregnancy, in which the pregnant woman passes Zika virus to her fetus (2016)

Education Expenditures

2.8% of GDP (2008)