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Gaza Strip:
People

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Population
Definition - World rank and map
1,537,269 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
4,270.2 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
Definition - World rank and map
0-14 years: 47.1% (male 370,767/female 353,571)
15-64 years: 50.4% (male 396,110/female 378,743)
65 years and over: 2.5% (male 15,716/female 22,362) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 16.2 years
male: 16.1 years
female: 16.4 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
3.609% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
38.38 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
3.67 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.38 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: 1.05 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.7 male(s)/female
total population: 1.04 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
Definition - World rank and map
total: 21.35 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 22.34 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 20.3 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
Definition - World rank and map
total population: 72.34 years
male: 71.01 years
female: 73.73 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
Definition - World rank and map
5.51 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
NA
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
NA
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
NA
Nationality
Definition
noun: NA
adjective: NA
Ethnic groups
Definition
Palestinian Arab
Religions
Definition
Muslim (predominantly Sunni) 99.3%, Christian 0.7%
Languages
Definition
Arabic, Hebrew (spoken by many Palestinians), English (widely understood)
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 92.4%
male: 96.7%
female: 88% (2004 est.)


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