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Bolivia:
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Population
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9,247,816 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
8.5 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
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0-14 years: 33.5% (male 1,580,887/female 1,519,960)
15-64 years: 61.8% (male 2,800,457/female 2,912,375)
65 years and over: 4.7% (male 192,701/female 241,436) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 22.6 years
male: 21.9 years
female: 23.3 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.383% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
22.31 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
7.35 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
-1.14 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio
Definition
at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 0.96 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.8 male(s)/female
total population: 0.98 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
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total: 49.09 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 52.54 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 45.48 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
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total population: 66.53 years
male: 63.86 years
female: 69.33 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
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2.67 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.1% (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
4,900 (2003 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
fewer than 500 (2003 est.)
Major infectious diseases
Definition
degree of risk: high
food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever
vectorborne diseases: dengue fever, malaria, and yellow fever
water contact disease: leptospirosis (2008)
Nationality
Definition
noun: Bolivian(s)
adjective: Bolivian
Ethnic groups
Definition
Quechua 30%, mestizo (mixed white and Amerindian ancestry) 30%, Aymara 25%, white 15%
Religions
Definition
Roman Catholic 95%, Protestant (Evangelical Methodist) 5%
Languages
Definition
Spanish 60.7% (official), Quechua 21.2% (official), Aymara 14.6% (official), foreign languages 2.4%, other 1.2% (2001 census)
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 86.7%
male: 93.1%
female: 80.7% (2001 census)


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