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    United Kingdom People - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/united_kingdom/united_kingdom_people.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population 59,778,002 (July 2002 est.)

      Age structure
      0-14 years: 18.7% (male 5,732,385; female 5,443,900)
      15-64 years: 65.5% (male 19,803,478; female 19,381,734)
      65 years and over: 15.8% (male 3,931,463; female 5,485,042) (2002 est.)

      Population growth rate 0.21% (2002 est.)

      Birth rate 11.34 births/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Death rate 10.3 deaths/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Net migration rate 1.06 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2002 est.)

      Sex ratio
      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: 0.72 male(s)/female
      total population: 0.97 male(s)/female (2002 est.)

      Infant mortality rate 5.45 deaths/1,000 live births (2002 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth
      total population: 77.99 years
      female: 80.84 years (2002 est.)
      male: 75.29 years

      Total fertility rate 1.73 children born/woman (2002 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate 0.11% (1999 est.)

      HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS 20,800 (1999)

      HIV/AIDS - deaths 450 (1999 est.)

      Nationality
      noun: Briton(s), British (collective plural)
      adjective: British

      Ethnic groups English 81.5%, Scottish 9.6%, Irish 2.4%, Welsh 1.9%, Ulster 1.8%, West Indian, Indian, Pakistani, and other 2.8%

      Religions Anglican and Roman Catholic 40 million, Muslim 1.5 million, Presbyterian 800,000, Methodist 760,000, Sikh 500,000, Hindu 500,000, Jewish 350,000

      Languages English, Welsh (about 26% of the population of Wales), Scottish form of Gaelic (about 60,000 in Scotland)

      Literacy
      definition: age 15 and over has completed five or more years of schooling
      total population: 99% (2000 est.)
      male: NA%
      female: NA%

      NOTE: The information regarding United Kingdom on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of United Kingdom People 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about United Kingdom People 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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