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    Egypt People 1997
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    SOURCE: 1997 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population 64,824,466 (July 1997 est.)

      Age structure
      0-14 years: 36% (male 12,080,281; female 11,556,970)
      15-64 years: 60% (male 19,616,790; female 19,228,163)
      65 years and over: 4% (male 1,050,540; female 1,291,722) (July 1997 est.)

      Population growth rate 1.89% (1997 est.)

      Birth rate 27.82 births/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Death rate 8.56 deaths/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Net migration rate -0.35 migrant(s)/1,000 population (1997 est.)

      Sex ratio
      at birth: 1.05 male(s)/female
      under 15 years: 1.04 male(s)/female
      15-64 years : 1.02 male(s)/female
      65 years and over: 0.81 male(s)/female
      total population: 1.02 male(s)/female (1997 est.)

      Infant mortality rate 71 deaths/1,000 live births (1997 est.)

      Life expectancy at birth
      total population: 61.75 years
      male: 59.8 years
      female: 63.8 years (1997 est.)

      Total fertility rate 3.5 children born/woman (1997 est.)

      Nationality
      noun: Egyptian(s)
      adjective: Egyptian

      Ethnic groups Eastern Hamitic stock (Egyptians, Bedouins, and Berbers) 99%, Greek,Nubian, Armenian, other European (primarily Italian and French) 1%

      Religions Muslim (mostly Sunni) 94% (official estimate), Coptic Christian andother 6% (official estimate)

      Languages Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educatedclasses

      Literacy
      definition: age 15 and over can read and write
      total population: 51.4%
      male: 63.6%
      female: 38.8% (1995 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Egypt on this page is re-published from the 1997 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Egypt People 1997 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Egypt People 1997 should be addressed to the CIA.

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