Population of Czech Republic 2017

Population

Current population of Czech Republic is 10,674,723 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: Czech(s)
adjective: Czech

Ethnic Groups

Czech 64.3%, Moravian 5%, Slovak 1.4%, other 1.8%, unspecified 27.5% (2011 est.)

Languages

Czech (official) 95.4%, Slovak 1.6%, other 3% (2011 census)

Religions

Roman Catholic 10.4%, Protestant (includes Czech Brethren and Hussite) 1.1%, other and unspecified 54%, none 34.5% (2011 est.)

Age Structure

0-14 years: 15.16% (male 831,150/female 786,984)
15-24 years: 9.59% (male 527,232/female 496,530)
25-54 years: 43.84% (male 2,403,333/female 2,276,261)
55-64 years: 12.44% (male 646,106/female 681,541)
65 years and over: 18.98% (male 842,384/female 1,183,202) (2017 est.)

Dependency Ratios

total dependency ratio: 49.5
youth dependency ratio: 22.6
elderly dependency ratio: 26.9
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2015 est.)

Median Age

total: 41.7 years
male: 40.4 years
female: 43 years (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

0.1% (2017 est.)

Birth Rate

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

Death Rate

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

Net Migration Rate

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

Population Distribution

a fairly even distribution throughout most of the country, but the northern and eastern regions tend to have larger urban concentrations

Urbanization

urban population: 73% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

PRAGUE (capital) 1.314 million (2015)

Sex Ratio

at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 0.94 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.7 male(s)/female
total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2016 est.)

Mother’s Mean Age at First Birth

28.1 years (2014 est.)

Maternal Mortality Rate

4 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)

Infant Mortality Rate

total: 2.6 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 2.8 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 2.5 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: 78.6 years
male: 75.7 years
female: 81.8 years (2016 est.)

Total Fertility Rate

1.45 children born/woman (2017 est.)

Contraceptive Prevalence Rate

86.3%

note: percent of women aged 18-44 (2008)

Health Expenditures

7.4% of GDP (2014)

Physicians Density

3.68 physicians/1,000 population (2013)

Hospital Bed Density

6.8 beds/1,000 population (2011)

Drinking Water Source

improved:
urban: 100% of population
rural: 100% of population
total: 100% of population

unimproved
urban: 0% of population
rural: 0% of population
total: 0% of population (2015 est.)

Sanitation Facility Access

improved:
urban: 99.1% of population
rural: 99.2% of population
total: 99.1% of population

unimproved
urban: 0.9% of population
rural: 0.8% of population
total: 0.9% of population (2015 est.)

HIV/AIDS – Adult Prevalence Rate

HIV/AIDS – People Living with HIV/AIDS

3,400 (2016 est.)

HIV/AIDS – Deaths

<100 (2016 est.)

Obesity – Adult Prevalence Rate

29.1% (2014)

Education Expenditures

4.1% of GDP (2013)

Literacy

definition: NA
total population: 99%
male: 99%
female: 99% (2011 est.)

School Life Expectancy (Primary to Tertiary Education)

total: 17 years
male: 16 years
female: 18 years (2014)

Unemployment, Youth Ages 15-24

total: 12.6%
male: 11.3%
female: 14.4% (2015 est.)