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Russia:
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Population
Definition - World rank and map
140,702,094 (July 2008 est.)
Population density
Definition - World rank and map
8.3 people per sq. km (July 2008 est.)
Age structure
Definition - World rank and map
0-14 years: 14.6% (male 10,577,858/female 10,033,254)
15-64 years: 71.2% (male 48,187,807/female 52,045,102)
65 years and over: 14.1% (male 6,162,400/female 13,695,673) (2008 est.)
Median Age
Definition - World rank and map
total: 38.3 years
male: 35.1 years
female: 41.4 years (2008 est.)
Population growth rate
Definition - World rank and map
-0.474% (2008 est.)
Birth rate
Definition - World rank and map
11.03 births/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Death rate
Definition - World rank and map
16.06 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Net migration rate
Definition - World rank and map
0.28 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2008 est.)
Sex ratio
Definition
at birth: 1.06 male(s)/female
under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
15-64 years: 0.93 male(s)/female
65 years and over: 0.45 male(s)/female
total population: 0.86 male(s)/female (2008 est.)
Infant mortality rate
Definition - World rank and map
total: 10.81 deaths/1,000 live births
male: 12.34 deaths/1,000 live births
female: 9.18 deaths/1,000 live births (2008 est.)
Life expectancy at birth
Definition - World rank and map
total population: 65.94 years
male: 59.19 years
female: 73.1 years (2008 est.)
Total fertility rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.4 children born/woman (2008 est.)
HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate
Definition - World rank and map
1.1% (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS
Definition - World rank and map
860,000 (2001 est.)
HIV/AIDS - deaths
Definition
9,000 (2001 est.)
Major infectious diseases
Definition
degree of risk: intermediate
food or waterborne diseases: bacterial diarrhea and hepatitis A
vectorborne disease: Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever and tickborne encephalitis
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: Russian(s)
adjective: Russian
Ethnic groups
Definition
Russian 79.8%, Tatar 3.8%, Ukrainian 2%, Bashkir 1.2%, Chuvash 1.1%, other or unspecified 12.1% (2002 census)
Religions
Definition
Russian Orthodox 15-20%, Muslim 10-15%, other Christian 2% (2006 est.)
note: estimates are of practicing worshipers; Russia has large populations of non-practicing believers and non-believers, a legacy of over seven decades of Soviet rule
Languages
Definition
Russian, many minority languages
Literacy
Definition
definition: age 15 and over can read and write
total population: 99.4%
male: 99.7%
female: 99.2% (2002 census)


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