Population of Luxembourg 2017

Population

Current population of Luxembourg is 594,130 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: Luxembourger(s)
adjective: Luxembourg

Ethnic Groups

Luxembourger 53.3%, Portuguese 16.2%, French 7.2%, Italian 3.5%, Belgian 3.4%, German 2.2%, British 1.1%, other 13.2%

note: data represent population by nationality (2016 est.)

Languages

Luxembourgish (official administrative and judicial language and national language (spoken vernacular)) 88.8%, French (official administrative, judicial, and legislative language) 4.2%, Portuguese 2.3%, German (official administrative and judicial language) 1.1%, other 3.5% (2011 est.)

Religions

Roman Catholic 87%, other (includes Protestant, Jewish, and Muslim) 13% (2000)

Age Structure

0-14 years: 16.77% (male 51,333/female 48,296)
15-24 years: 12.18% (male 37,047/female 35,310)
25-54 years: 44.27% (male 134,986/female 128,028)
55-64 years: 11.77% (male 35,450/female 34,457)
65 years and over: 15.02% (male 39,786/female 49,437) (2017 est.)

Dependency Ratios

total dependency ratio: 43.6
youth dependency ratio: 23.5
elderly dependency ratio: 20.1
potential support ratio: 5 (2015 est.)

Median Age

total: 39.2 years
male: 38.6 years
female: 39.9 years (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

2% (2017 est.)

Birth Rate

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

Death Rate

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

Net Migration Rate

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

Population Distribution

most people live in the south, on or near the border with France

Urbanization

urban population: 90.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.46% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

LUXEMBOURG (capital) 107,000 (2014)

Sex Ratio

at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.03 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.79 male(s)/female
total population: 1.01 male(s)/female (2016 est.)

Mother’s Mean Age at First Birth

30.1 years (2015 est.)

Maternal Mortality Rate

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

Infant Mortality Rate

total: 3.4 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 3.8 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 3 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: 82.3 years
male: 79.8 years
female: 84.9 years (2016 est.)

Total Fertility Rate

1.62 children born/woman (2017 est.)

Health Expenditures

6.6% of GDP (2014)

Physicians Density

2.92 physicians/1,000 population (2015)

Hospital Bed Density

5.4 beds/1,000 population (2010)

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: 97.5% of population
rural: 98.5% of population
total: 97.6% of population

unimproved
urban: 2.5% of population
rural: 1.5% of population
total: 2.4% of population (2015 est.)

HIV/AIDS – Adult Prevalence Rate

NA

HIV/AIDS – People Living with HIV/AIDS

NA

HIV/AIDS – Deaths

<100 (2016 est.)

Obesity – Adult Prevalence Rate

24.8% (2014)

Education Expenditures

4.1% of GDP (2012)

School Life Expectancy (Primary to Tertiary Education)

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

Unemployment, Youth Ages 15-24

total: 17.4%
male: 18.9%
female: 15.7% (2015 est.)