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Egypt:
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Population
Definition - World rank and map
81,713,517 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
82.1 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
Definition - World rank and map
0-14 years: 31.8% (male 13,292,961/female 12,690,711)
15-64 years: 63.5% (male 26,257,440/female 25,627,390)
65 years and over: 4.7% (male 1,636,560/female 2,208,455) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 24.5 years
male: 24.1 years
female: 24.9 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.682% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
22.12 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
5.09 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
-0.21 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: 1.02 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.74 male(s)/female
total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
Definition - World rank and map
total: 28.36 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 30.06 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 26.57 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
Definition - World rank and map
total population: 71.85 years
male: 69.3 years
female: 74.52 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
Definition - World rank and map
2.72 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
less than 0.1% (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
12,000 (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
700 (2003 est.)
Major infectious diseases
Definition
degree of risk: intermediate
food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever
water contact disease: schistosomiasis
note: highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza has been identified in this country; it poses a negligible risk with extremely rare cases possible among US citizens who have close contact with birds (2008)
Nationality
Definition
noun: Egyptian(s)
adjective: Egyptian
Ethnic groups
Definition
Egyptian 99.6%, other 0.4% (2006 census)
Religions
Definition
Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1%
Languages
Definition
Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 71.4%
male: 83%
female: 59.4% (2005 est.)


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