Population and Health in Ethiopia

Population and Health in Ethiopia

Population

Total population: 91,195,675 (2012 est.)

Average population growth: 2.9%

Urban population: 14,420,420

Urban growth rate: 4.1%

Rural population: 76,775,255

Rural growth rate: 1.9%

Population density: 82 humans per square kilometer

Health

Life expectancy

Male: 53

Female: 59 (est 2012)

Infant mortality: 60.9 deaths/1,000 live births

HIV prevalence: 1.5%

Literacy

Male: 50.3%
Female: 35.1%

Age and gender structure (2012 estimate)

 

Age (years)per%No of MalesNo of FemalesTotal
0-1444.6203426152031981240662427
15-2419.88976586908789718064483
25-5428.9131446011324858826393187
55-643.9171979118020753521866
65 years and over2.8115537413983362553710

 

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