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Argentina:
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Population
Definition - World rank and map
40,677,348 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
14.9 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
Definition - World rank and map
0-14 years: 24.6% (male 5,123,722/female 4,893,843)
15-64 years: 64.6% (male 13,143,693/female 13,127,372)
65 years and over: 10.8% (male 1,801,101/female 2,587,617) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 30.3 years
male: 29.3 years
female: 31.3 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.917% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
16.32 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
7.54 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.39 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio
Definition
at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 1 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.7 male(s)/female
total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
Definition - World rank and map
total: 13.87 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 15.65 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 11.99 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
Definition - World rank and map
total population: 76.52 years
male: 72.81 years
female: 80.43 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
Definition - World rank and map
2.09 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.7% (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
130,000 (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
1,500 (2003 est.)
Major infectious diseases
Definition
degree of risk: intermediate
food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea, hepatitis A
water contact disease: leptospirosis (2008)
Nationality
Definition
noun: Argentine(s)
adjective: Argentine
Ethnic groups
Definition
white (mostly Spanish and Italian) 97%, mestizo (mixed white and Amerindian ancestry), Amerindian, or other non-white groups 3%
Religions
Definition
nominally Roman Catholic 92% (less than 20% practicing), Protestant 2%, Jewish 2%, other 4%
Languages
Definition
Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 97.2%
male: 97.2%
female: 97.2% (2001 census)


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