what is ethioipas population?

the country im researching is ethiopia in africa. all i need to know is the population then im done

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    Ethiopia Demographics Profile 2007



    note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected (July 2007 est.)

    Age structure

    0-14 years: 43.4% (male 16,657,155/female 16,553,812)

    15-64 years: 53.8% (male 20,558,026/female 20,639,076)

    65 years and over: 2.7% (male 953,832/female 1,149,986) (2007 est.)

    Median age

    total: 18 years

    male: 17.8 years

    female: 18.1 years (2007 est.)

    Population growth rate

    2.272% (2007 est.)

    Birth rate

    37.39 births/1,000 population (2007 est.)

    Death rate

    14.67 deaths/1,000 population (2007 est.)

    Net migration rate

    0 migrant(s)/1,000 population

    note: repatriation of Ethiopian refugees residing in Sudan is expected to continue for several years; some Sudanese, Somali, and Eritrean refugees, who fled to Ethiopia from the fighting or famine in their own countries, continue to return to their homes (2007 est.)

    Sex ratio

    at birth: 1.03 male(s)/female

    under 15 years: 1.006 male(s)/female

    15-64 years: 0.996 male(s)/female

    65 years and over: 0.829 male(s)/female

    total population: 0.995 male(s)/female (2007 est.)

    Infant mortality rate

    total: 91.92 deaths/1,000 live births

    male: 101.57 deaths/1,000 live births

    female: 81.99 deaths/1,000 live births (2007 est.)

    Life expectancy at birth

    total population: 49.23 years

    male: 48.06 years

    female: 50.44 years (2007 est.)

    Total fertility rate

    5.1 children born/woman (2007 est.)

    HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate

    4.4% (2003 est.)

    HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS

    1.5 million (2003 est.)

    HIV/AIDS - deaths

    120,000 (2003 est.)

    Major infectious diseases

    degree of risk: very high

    food or waterborne diseases: bacterial and protozoal diarrhea, hepatitis A and E, and typhoid fever

    vectorborne diseases: malaria and cutaneous leishmaniasis are high risks in some locations

    respiratory disease: meningococcal meningitis

    animal contact disease: rabies

    water contact disease: schistosomiasis (2007)


    noun: Ethiopian(s)

    adjective: Ethiopian

    Ethnic groups

    Oromo 32.1%, Amara 30.1%, Tigraway 6.2%, Somalie 5.9%, Guragie 4.3%, Sidama 3.5%, Welaita 2.4%, other 15.4% (1994 census)


    Christian 60.8% (Orthodox 50.6%, Protestant 10.2%), Muslim 32.8%, traditional 4.6%, other 1.8% (1994 census)


    Amarigna 32.7%, Oromigna 31.6%, Tigrigna 6.1%, Somaligna 6%, Guaragigna 3.5%, Sidamigna 3.5%, Hadiyigna 1.7%, other 14.8%, English (major foreign language taught in schools) (1994 census)


    definition: age 15 and over can read and write

    total population: 42.7%

    male: 50.3%

    female: 35.1% (2003 est.)

    All the best.

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