Population in Comoros

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Population in Comoros


The continent: Africa
  
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Dependency ratios in Comoros


total dependency ratio

75,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 156 in the world of 196 (20,92%); 20 in Africa from 55 (65,45%)

youth dependency ratio

70,70 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 157 in the world of 196 (20,41%); 21 in Africa from 55 (63,64%)

elderly dependency ratio

4,90 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 15 in the world of 196 (92,86%); 7 in Africa from 55 (89,09%)

potential support ratio

20,40 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 180 in the world of 196 (8,67%); 48 in Africa from 55 (14,55%)

Urbanization of the population in Comoros


Population

788 474 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 163 in the world of 233 (30,47%); 51 in Africa from 56 (10,71%)
11,39 % (2,28 % annual) ↘
min: 188 732; max: 788 474; max-min: 599 742 (76,06%); mid: 488 603;
299 871 (38,03%)
2,37 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 43 in the world of 216 (80,56%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
2,91 % (0,583 % annual) ↗
min: 1,62; max: 3,95; max-min: 2,33 (58,95%); mid: 2,78;
-0,410 (-17,30%)

Rural population

565 367 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 147 in the world of 205 (28,78%); 48 in Africa from 54 (12,96%)
10,92 % (2,18 % annual) ↘
min: 165 044; max: 565 367; max-min: 400 323 (70,81%); mid: 365 206;
200 162 (35,40%)
71,70 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 27 in the world of 205 (87,32%); 12 in Africa from 54 (79,63%)
0,527 % (0,105 % annual) ↗
min: 71,57; max: 87,45; max-min: 15,88 (18,16%); mid: 79,51;
-7,80 (-10,88%)
2,23 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 20 in the world of 205 (90,73%); 13 in Africa from 54 (77,78%)
7,30 % (1,46 % annual) ↗
min: 0,614; max: 3,44; max-min: 2,82 (82,12%); mid: 2,03;
0,203 (9,11%)

Urban population

223 107 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 214 (21,03%); 52 in Africa from 54 (5,56%)
12,57 % (2,51 % annual) ↘
min: 23 688; max: 223 107; max-min: 199 419 (89,38%); mid: 123 398;
99 710 (44,69%)
28,30 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 188 in the world of 214 (12,62%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)
1,34 % (0,267 % annual) ↘
min: 12,55; max: 28,44; max-min: 15,88 (55,86%); mid: 20,49;
7,80 (27,58%)
2,74 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 62 in the world of 214 (71,50%); 39 in Africa from 54 (29,63%)
6,08 % (1,22 % annual) ↘
min: 2,25; max: 7,89; max-min: 5,64 (71,47%); mid: 5,07;
-2,33 (-85,26%)

Migration in Comoros


Population

788 474 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 163 in the world of 233 (30,47%); 51 in Africa from 56 (10,71%)
11,39 % (2,28 % annual) ↘
min: 188 732; max: 788 474; max-min: 599 742 (76,06%); mid: 488 603;
299 871 (38,03%)

International migrant stock, total

12 555 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 190 in the world of 214 (11,68%); 50 in Africa from 54 (9,26%)
0,502 % (0,100 % annual) ↗
min: 12 555; max: 14 079; max-min: 1 524 (10,82%); mid: 13 317;
-762,00 (-6,07%)
1,59 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 155 in the world of 214 (28,04%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
13,42 % (2,68 % annual) ↗
min: 1,59; max: 3,39; max-min: 1,80 (53,05%); mid: 2,49;
-0,900 (-56,49%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,0001431 {% of population[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 174 in the world of 179 (3,35%); 48 in Africa from 49 (4,08%)
12,94 % (2,59 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0001431; max: 0,0020084; max-min: 0,0018653 (92,87%); mid: 0,0010758;
-0,0009326 (-651,63%)
1 {number of people[?]}
(2006)
(descending): 172 in the world of 179 (4,47%); 49 in Africa from 49 (2,04%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,072 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 60 in the world of 196 (69,90%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)
27,01 % (5,40 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0009635; max: 0,072; max-min: 0,071 (98,66%); mid: 0,037;
0,036 (49,33%)
569 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 106 in the world of 196 (46,43%); 39 in Africa from 54 (29,63%)
35,33 % (7,07 % annual) ↘
min: 2; max: 581; max-min: 579 (99,66%); mid: 291,50;
277,50 (48,77%)

Fertility in Comoros


Birth rate, crude

33,90 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 35 in the world of 207 (83,57%); 33 in Africa from 54 (40,74%)
4,37 % (0,874 % annual) ↗
min: 33,90; max: 48,54; max-min: 14,65 (30,17%); mid: 41,22;
-7,32 (-21,61%)

Birth rate, crude

26 389 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 152 in the world of 207 (27,05%); 49 in Africa from 54 (11,11%)
6,33 % (1,27 % annual) ↘
min: 9 173; max: 26 389; max-min: 17 216 (65,24%); mid: 17 781;
8 608 (32,62%)

Fertility rate

4,49 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 33 in the world of 203 (84,24%); 30 in Africa from 54 (46,30%)
5,90 % (1,18 % annual) ↗
min: 4,49; max: 7,08; max-min: 2,59 (36,56%); mid: 5,78;
-1,29 (-28,82%)

Wanted fertility rate

3,80 births per woman[?] (2012)
(descending): 22 in the world of 47 (55,32%); 21 in Africa from 30 (33,33%)
0,329 % (0,066 % annual) ↘
min: 3,70; max: 3,80; max-min: 0,100 (2,63%); mid: 3,75;
0,050 (1,32%)

Adolescent fertility rate

67,10 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 50 in the world of 193 (74,61%); 38 in Africa from 54 (31,48%)
13,96 % (2,79 % annual) ↗
min: 67,10; max: 134,46; max-min: 67,35 (50,09%); mid: 100,78;
-33,68 (-50,19%)

Child and maternal mortality in Comoros


Birth rate, crude

26 389 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 207 (73,43%); 6 in Africa from 54 (90,74%)
6,33 % (1,27 % annual) ↘
min: 9 173; max: 26 389; max-min: 17 216 (65,24%); mid: 17 781;
8 608 (32,62%)
7,51 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 101 in the world of 206 (51,46%); 15 in Africa from 54 (74,07%)
8,88 % (1,78 % annual) ↗
min: 7,51; max: 23,56; max-min: 16,04 (68,10%); mid: 15,54;
-8,02 (-106,76%)

Maternal mortality

88 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 92 in the world of 181 (49,72%); 7 in Africa from 53 (88,68%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 88; max: 110; max-min: 22 (20%); mid: 99;
-11 (-12,50%)
0,112 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 145 in the world of 181 (20,44%); 19 in Africa from 53 (66,04%)
23,11 % (4,62 % annual) ↗
min: 0,112; max: 0,265; max-min: 0,153 (57,88%); mid: 0,188;
-0,077 (-68,70%)

Number of neonatal deaths

889 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 86 in the world of 192 (55,73%); 7 in Africa from 54 (88,89%)
2,81 % (0,562 % annual) ↗
min: 802; max: 914; max-min: 112 (12,25%); mid: 858;
31 (3,49%)
1,13 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 175 in the world of 192 (9,38%); 38 in Africa from 54 (31,48%)
16,02 % (3,20 % annual) ↗
min: 1,13; max: 2,08; max-min: 0,954 (45,82%); mid: 1,60;
-0,477 (-42,29%)

Mortality rate, under 5

1 897 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 92 in the world of 193 (52,85%); 7 in Africa from 54 (88,89%)
8,33 % (1,67 % annual) ↗
min: 1 897; max: 2 398; max-min: 501 (20,89%); mid: 2 148;
-250,50 (-13,21%)
2,41 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 168 in the world of 193 (13,47%); 30 in Africa from 54 (46,30%)
22,25 % (4,45 % annual) ↗
min: 2,41; max: 9,92; max-min: 7,52 (75,76%); mid: 6,16;
-3,76 (-156,24%)

Causes of death in Comoros


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

51,10 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 134 in the world of 172 (22,67%); 14 in Africa from 52 (75%)
1,53 % (0,307 % annual) ↗
min: 51,10; max: 55,80; max-min: 4,70 (8,42%); mid: 53,45;
-2,35 (-4,60%)

Cause of death, by injury

11,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 140 in the world of 172 (19,19%); 46 in Africa from 52 (13,46%)
2,61 % (0,522 % annual) ↘
min: 9,70; max: 11,50; max-min: 1,80 (15,65%); mid: 10,60;
0,900 (7,83%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

37,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 37 in the world of 172 (79,07%); 37 in Africa from 52 (30,77%)
1,38 % (0,276 % annual) ↘
min: 34,40; max: 37,50; max-min: 3,10 (8,27%); mid: 35,95;
1,55 (4,13%)

Life Expectancy in Comoros


Life expectancy

63,26 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 165 in the world of 201 (18,41%); 21 in Africa from 54 (62,96%)
2,25 % (0,451 % annual) ↘
min: 41,44; max: 63,26; max-min: 21,81 (34,49%); mid: 52,35;
10,91 (17,24%)

Life expectancy, male

61,63 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 163 in the world of 201 (19,40%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
2,24 % (0,448 % annual) ↘
min: 39,96; max: 61,63; max-min: 21,67 (35,16%); mid: 50,80;
10,84 (17,58%)

Life expectancy, female

64,96 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 164 in the world of 201 (18,91%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
2,27 % (0,454 % annual) ↘
min: 43,00; max: 64,96; max-min: 21,97 (33,81%); mid: 53,98;
10,98 (16,91%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

3,36 [?] (2015)
(descending): 147 in the world of 201 (27,36%); 22 in Africa from 54 (61,11%)
3,60 % (0,720 % annual) ↘
min: 2,97; max: 3,43; max-min: 0,456 (13,31%); mid: 3,20;
0,160 (4,76%)

Survival to age 65 in Comoros


Survival to age 65

2,79 [?] (2015)
(descending): 174 in the world of 194 (10,82%); 41 in Africa from 54 (25,93%)
2,13 % (0,426 % annual) ↗
min: 2,79; max: 3,17; max-min: 0,385 (12,12%); mid: 2,98;
-0,188 (-6,75%)

Survival to age 65, male

59,10 [?] (2014)
(descending): 149 in the world of 193 (23,32%); 19 in Africa from 54 (66,67%)
3,55 % (0,710 % annual) ↘
min: 27,66; max: 59,10; max-min: 31,44 (53,20%); mid: 43,38;
15,72 (26,60%)

Survival to age 65, female

66,38 [?] (2014)
(descending): 153 in the world of 193 (21,24%); 17 in Africa from 54 (70,37%)
3,36 % (0,671 % annual) ↘
min: 33,79; max: 66,38; max-min: 32,60 (49,10%); mid: 50,09;
16,30 (24,55%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,891 [?] (2015)
(descending): 120 in the world of 193 (38,34%); 36 in Africa from 54 (35,19%)
0,229 % (0,046 % annual) ↘
min: 0,819; max: 0,891; max-min: 0,072 (8,07%); mid: 0,855;
0,036 (4,03%)

Age structure in Comoros


0-14 years

40,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 37 in the world of 227 (84,14%); 33 in Africa from 56 (42,86%)

15-24 years

19,23 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 68 in the world of 227 (70,48%); 38 in Africa from 56 (33,93%)

25-54 years

32,58 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 191 in the world of 227 (16,30%); 25 in Africa from 56 (57,14%)

55-64 years

4,21 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 189 in the world of 227 (17,18%); 26 in Africa from 56 (55,36%)

65 years and over

3,89 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 227 (25,55%); 18 in Africa from 56 (69,64%)

The ratio of women/men in Comoros


0-14 years

0,994 [?] (2015)
(descending): 219 in the world of 227 (3,96%); 55 in Africa from 56 (3,57%)

15-24 years

0,938 [?] (2015)
(descending): 221 in the world of 227 (3,08%); 53 in Africa from 56 (7,14%)

25-54 years

0,904 [?] (2015)
(descending): 210 in the world of 227 (7,93%); 50 in Africa from 56 (12,50%)

55-64 years

0,798 [?] (2015)
(descending): 203 in the world of 227 (11,01%); 45 in Africa from 56 (21,43%)

65 years and over

0,864 [?] (2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 227 (73,57%); 16 in Africa from 56 (73,21%)

Average age in Comoros


total

19,60 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 191 in the world of 227 (16,30%); 25 in Africa from 56 (57,14%)

male

19 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 227 (13,66%); 30 in Africa from 56 (48,21%)

female

20,20 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 188 in the world of 227 (17,62%); 23 in Africa from 56 (60,71%)

Tourism in Comoros


International tourism, number of arrivals

19 000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 185 in the world of 195 (5,64%); 42 in Africa from 45 (8,89%)
21,05 % (4,21 % annual) ↘
min: 11 000; max: 29 000; max-min: 18 000 (62,07%); mid: 20 000;
-1 000 (-5,26%)