Population of Antigua And Barbuda 2017

Population

Current population of Antigua And Barbuda is 94,731 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: Antiguan(s), Barbudan(s)
adjective: Antiguan, Barbudan

Ethnic Groups

black 87.3%, mixed 4.7%, hispanic 2.7%, white 1.6%, other 2.7%, unspecified 0.9% (2011 est.)

Languages

English (official), Antiguan creole

Religions

Protestant 68.3% (Anglican 17.6%, Seventh Day Adventist 12.4%, Pentecostal 12.2%, Moravian 8.3%, Methodist 5.6%, Wesleyan Holiness 4.5%, Church of God 4.1%, Baptist 3.6%), Roman Catholic 8.2%, other 12.2%, unspecified 5.5%, none 5.9% (2011 est.)

Age Structure

0-14 years: 23.09% (male 11,116/female 10,760)
15-24 years: 16.83% (male 7,939/female 8,008)
25-54 years: 42.19% (male 18,268/female 21,695)
55-64 years: 9.83% (male 4,179/female 5,130)
65 years and over: 8.06% (male 3,279/female 4,357) (2017 est.)

Dependency Ratios

total dependency ratio: 45.2
youth dependency ratio: 35.7
elderly dependency ratio: 9.6
potential support ratio: 10.5 (2015 est.)

Median Age

total: 31.6 years
male: 29.8 years
female: 33.2 years (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

1.2% (2017 est.)

Birth Rate

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

Death Rate

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

Net Migration Rate

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

Population Distribution

the island of Antigua is home to approximately 97% of the population; nearly the entire population of Barbuda lives in Codrington

Urbanization

urban population: 23% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

SAINT JOHN’S (capital) 22,000 (2014)

Sex Ratio

at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 0.99 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.84 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.82 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.76 male(s)/female
total population: 0.9 male(s)/female (2016 est.)

Infant Mortality Rate

total: 12.5 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 14.4 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 10.5 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: 76.5 years
male: 74.4 years
female: 78.8 years (2016 est.)

Total Fertility Rate

2 children born/woman (2017 est.)

Health Expenditures

5.5% of GDP (2014)

Hospital Bed Density

2.1 beds/1,000 population (2011)

Drinking Water Source

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

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

Sanitation Facility Access

improved:
urban: 91.4% of population
rural: 91.4% of population
total: 91.4% of population

unimproved
urban: 8.6% of population
rural: 8.6% of population
total: 8.6% of population (2011 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)

Obesity – Adult Prevalence Rate

31% (2014)

Education Expenditures

2.6% of GDP (2009)

Literacy

definition: age 15 and over has completed five or more years of schooling
total population: 99%
male: 98.4%
female: 99.4% (2012 est.)

School Life Expectancy (Primary to Tertiary Education)

total: 14 years
male: 13 years
female: 15 years (2012)