Population of Niue 2017

Population

Current population of Niue is 1,618 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: Niuean(s)
adjective: Niuean

Ethnic Groups

Niuen 66.5%, part-Niuen 13.4%, non-Niuen 20.1% (includes 12% European and Asian and 8% Pacific Islanders) (2011 est.)

Languages

Niuean (official) 46% (a Polynesian language closely related to Tongan and Samoan), Niuean and English 32%, English (official) 11%, Niuean and others 5%, other 6% (2011 est.)

Religions

Ekalesia Niue (Congregational Christian Church of Niue – a Protestant church founded by missionaries from the London Missionary Society) 67%, other Protestant 3% (includes Seventh Day Adventist 1%, Presbyterian 1%, and Methodist 1%), Mormon 10%, Roman Catholic 10%, Jehovah’s Witnesses 2%, other 6%, none 2% (2011 est.)

Population Growth Rate

-0.03% (2014 est.)

Urbanization

urban population: 44% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.49% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

ALOFI (capital) 1,000 (2014)

Sex Ratio

NA

Infant Mortality Rate

total: NA
male: NA
female: NA

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: NA
male: NA
female: NA

Total Fertility Rate

NA

Health Expenditures

7.4% of GDP (2014)

Physicians Density

1.84 physicians/1,000 population (2008)

Drinking Water Source

improved:
urban: 98.4% of population
rural: 98.6% of population
total: 98.5% of population

unimproved
urban: 1.6% of population
rural: 1.4% of population
total: 1.5% of population (2015 est.)

Sanitation Facility Access

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.)

HIV/AIDS – Adult Prevalence Rate

NA

HIV/AIDS – People Living with HIV/AIDS

NA

HIV/AIDS – Deaths

NA

Obesity – Adult Prevalence Rate

42.5% (2014)

Education Expenditures

NA