Population of Northern Mariana Islands 2017

Population

Current population of Northern Mariana Islands is 52,263 people (July 2017 est.).

Nationality

noun: NA (US citizens)
adjective: NA

Ethnic Groups

Asian 50% (includes Filipino 35.3%, Chinese 6.8%, Korean 4.2%, and other Asian 3.7%), Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 34.9% (includes Chamorro 23.9%, Carolinian 4.6%, and other Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 6.4%), other 2.5%, two or more ethnicities or races 12.7% (2010 est.)

Languages

Philippine languages 32.8%, Chamorro (official) 24.1%, English (official) 17%, other Pacific island languages 10.1%, Chinese 6.8%, other Asian languages 7.3%, other 1.9% (2010 est.)

Religions

Christian (Roman Catholic majority, although traditional beliefs and taboos may still be found)

Age Structure

0-14 years: 26.63% (male 7,536/female 6,384)
15-24 years: 15.59% (male 4,343/female 3,807)
25-54 years: 39.96% (male 10,834/female 10,049)
55-64 years: 12.37% (male 3,548/female 2,919)
65 years and over: 5.44% (male 1,539/female 1,304) (2017 est.)

Median Age

total: 32.7 years
male: 30 years
female: 33.7 years (2016 est.)

Population Growth Rate

-0.5% (2017 est.)

Birth Rate

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

Death Rate

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

Net Migration Rate

-15.2 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2017 est.)

Urbanization

urban population: 89.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)

Major Urban Areas – Population:

SAIPAN (capital) 49,000 (2014)

Sex Ratio

at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
0-14 years: 1.06 male(s)/female
15-24 years: 1.28 male(s)/female
25-54 years: 0.73 male(s)/female
55-64 years: 1.14 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.92 male(s)/female
total population: 0.93 male(s)/female (2016 est.)

Infant Mortality Rate

total: 5.3 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 5.7 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 4.9 deaths/1,000 live births (2016 est.)

Life Expectancy at Birth

total population: 78 years
male: 75.3 years
female: 80.8 years (2016 est.)

Total Fertility Rate

2.8 children born/woman (2017 est.)

Physicians Density

0.36 physicians/1,000 population (2008)

Drinking Water Source

improved:
urban: 97.5% of population
rural: 97.5% of population
total: 97.5% of population

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

Sanitation Facility Access

improved:
urban: 79.7% of population
rural: 79.7% of population
total: 79.7% of population

unimproved
urban: 20.3% of population
rural: 20.3% of population
total: 20.3% of population (2015 est.)

HIV/AIDS – Adult Prevalence Rate

NA

HIV/AIDS – People Living with HIV/AIDS

NA

HIV/AIDS – Deaths

NA