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    Bosnia and Herzegovina People 1998
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb1998/bosnia_and_herzegovina/bosnia_and_herzegovina_people.html
    SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population 3,365,727 (July 1998 est.)
      note: all data dealing with population is subject to considerable error because of the dislocations caused by military action and ethnic cleansing

      Age structure
      0-14 years: 18% (male 307,857; female 291,424)
      15-64 years: 71% (male 1,177,516; female 1,195,419)
      65 years and over: 11% (male 156,041; female 237,470) (July 1998 est.)

      Population growth rate 3.63% (1998 est.)

      Birth rate 8.72 births/1,000 population (1998 est.)

      Death rate 12.32 deaths/1,000 population (1998 est.)

      Net migration rate 39.91 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1998 est.)

      Sex ratio
      at birth: 1.07 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.05 male(s)/female
      15-64 years: 0.98 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.65 male(s)/female (1998 est.)

      Infant mortality rate 30.8 deaths/1,000 live births (1998 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth
      total population: 63.03 years
      male: 58.35 years
      female: 68.02 years (1998 est.)

      Total fertility rate 1.14 children born/woman (1998 est.)

      Nationality
      noun: Bosnian(s), Herzegovinian(s)
      adjective: Bosnian, Herzegovinian

      Ethnic groups Serb 40%, Muslim 38%, Croat 22% (est.)

      Religions Muslim 40%, Orthodox 31%, Catholic 15%, Protestant 4%, other 10%

      Languages Serbo-Croatian (often called Bosnian) 99%

      Literacy NA

      NOTE: The information regarding Bosnia and Herzegovina on this page is re-published from the 1998 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Bosnia and Herzegovina People 1998 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Bosnia and Herzegovina People 1998 should be addressed to the CIA.

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