Population in Gabon

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Population in Gabon


The continent: Africa
  
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Dependency ratios in Gabon


total dependency ratio

73,10 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 151 in the world of 196 (23,47%); 18 in Africa from 55 (69,09%)

youth dependency ratio

64,30 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 150 in the world of 196 (23,98%); 16 in Africa from 55 (72,73%)

elderly dependency ratio

8,80 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 92 in the world of 196 (53,57%); 50 in Africa from 55 (10,91%)

potential support ratio

11,30 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 105 in the world of 196 (46,94%); 6 in Africa from 55 (90,91%)

Urbanization of the population in Gabon


Population

1 725 292 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 152 in the world of 233 (35,19%); 46 in Africa from 56 (19,64%)
10,63 % (2,13 % annual) ↘
min: 499 189; max: 1 725 292; max-min: 1 226 103 (71,07%); mid: 1 112 241;
613 052 (35,53%)
2,20 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 51 in the world of 216 (76,85%); 38 in Africa from 54 (31,48%)
2,67 % (0,534 % annual) ↗
min: 0,891; max: 2,77; max-min: 1,87 (67,78%); mid: 1,83;
0,376 (17,04%)

Rural population

221 597 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 159 in the world of 205 (22,93%); 50 in Africa from 54 (9,26%)
0,476 % (0,095 % annual) ↘
min: 219 967; max: 412 340; max-min: 192 373 (46,65%); mid: 316 154;
-94 557 (-42,67%)
12,84 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 180 in the world of 205 (12,68%); 54 in Africa from 54 (1,85%)
11,36 % (2,27 % annual) ↗
min: 12,84; max: 82,60; max-min: 69,76 (84,45%); mid: 47,72;
-34,88 (-271,56%)
0,384 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 106 in the world of 205 (48,78%); 48 in Africa from 54 (12,96%)
200,56 % (40,11 % annual) ↘
min: -2,75; max: 0,384; max-min: 3,14 (817,59%); mid: -1,19;
1,57 (408,79%)

Urban population

1 503 695 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 138 in the world of 214 (35,98%); 39 in Africa from 54 (29,63%)
12,12 % (2,42 % annual) ↘
min: 86 849; max: 1 503 695; max-min: 1 416 846 (94,22%); mid: 795 272;
708 423 (47,11%)
87,16 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 214 (84,11%); 1 in Africa from 54 (100%)
1,67 % (0,335 % annual) ↘
min: 17,40; max: 87,16; max-min: 69,76 (80,04%); mid: 52,28;
34,88 (40,02%)
2,48 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 214 (66,36%); 42 in Africa from 54 (24,07%)
9,56 % (1,91 % annual) ↗
min: 2,48; max: 8,25; max-min: 5,78 (70,00%); mid: 5,36;
-2,89 (-116,67%)

Population in largest city

707 225 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 132 in the world of 151 (13,25%); 40 in Africa from 45 (13,33%)
10,81 % (2,16 % annual) ↘
min: 29 249; max: 707 225; max-min: 677 976 (95,86%); mid: 368 237;
338 988 (47,93%)
40,99 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 151 (93,38%); 2 in Africa from 45 (97,78%)
0,206 % (0,041 % annual) ↘
min: 5,80; max: 40,99; max-min: 35,19 (85,85%); mid: 23,40;
17,60 (42,93%)

Migration in Gabon


Population

1 725 292 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 152 in the world of 233 (35,19%); 46 in Africa from 56 (19,64%)
10,63 % (2,13 % annual) ↘
min: 499 189; max: 1 725 292; max-min: 1 226 103 (71,07%); mid: 1 112 241;
613 052 (35,53%)

International migrant stock, total

268 384 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 89 in the world of 214 (58,88%); 22 in Africa from 54 (61,11%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↘
min: 127 980; max: 268 384; max-min: 140 404 (52,31%); mid: 198 182;
70 202 (26,16%)
15,56 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 214 (79,44%); 1 in Africa from 54 (100%)
1,72 % (0,344 % annual) ↗
min: 13,44; max: 15,88; max-min: 2,44 (15,37%); mid: 14,66;
0,896 (5,76%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,055 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 84 in the world of 180 (53,89%); 35 in Africa from 48 (29,17%)
969,67 % (193,93 % annual) ↗
min: 0,044; max: 1,46; max-min: 1,42 (97,00%); mid: 0,752;
-0,697 (-1 276%)
943 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 180 (39,44%); 42 in Africa from 48 (14,58%)
855,99 % (171,20 % annual) ↗
min: 220; max: 17 982; max-min: 17 762 (98,78%); mid: 9 101;
-8 158 (-865,11%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,010 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 111 in the world of 196 (43,88%); 42 in Africa from 54 (24,07%)
4,31 % (0,861 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0015752; max: 0,011; max-min: 0,0091256 (85,28%); mid: 0,0061380;
0,0041211 (40,17%)
177 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 196 (33,67%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)
6,78 % (1,36 % annual) ↘
min: 17; max: 183; max-min: 166 (90,71%); mid: 100;
77 (43,50%)

Fertility in Gabon


Birth rate, crude

30,17 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 46 in the world of 207 (78,26%); 40 in Africa from 54 (27,78%)
3,76 % (0,751 % annual) ↗
min: 30,17; max: 38,27; max-min: 8,10 (21,18%); mid: 34,22;
-4,05 (-13,43%)

Birth rate, crude

51 374 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 136 in the world of 207 (34,78%); 46 in Africa from 54 (16,67%)
6,06 % (1,21 % annual) ↘
min: 16 375; max: 51 374; max-min: 34 999 (68,13%); mid: 33 874;
17 500 (34,06%)

Fertility rate

3,91 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 46 in the world of 203 (77,83%); 39 in Africa from 54 (29,63%)
4,45 % (0,890 % annual) ↗
min: 3,91; max: 5,72; max-min: 1,81 (31,70%); mid: 4,82;
-0,907 (-23,20%)

Wanted fertility rate

3,40 births per woman[?] (2012)
(descending): 28 in the world of 47 (42,55%); 26 in Africa from 30 (16,67%)
0,490 % (0,098 % annual) ↗
min: 3,40; max: 3,50; max-min: 0,100 (2,86%); mid: 3,45;
-0,050 (-1,47%)

Adolescent fertility rate

97,69 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 23 in the world of 193 (88,60%); 23 in Africa from 54 (59,26%)
18,97 % (3,79 % annual) ↗
min: 97,69; max: 209,51; max-min: 111,82 (53,37%); mid: 153,60;
-55,91 (-57,23%)

Child and maternal mortality in Gabon


Birth rate, crude

51 374 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 207 (65,70%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
6,06 % (1,21 % annual) ↘
min: 16 375; max: 51 374; max-min: 34 999 (68,13%); mid: 33 874;
17 500 (34,06%)
8,63 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 129 in the world of 206 (37,86%); 24 in Africa from 54 (57,41%)
12,24 % (2,45 % annual) ↗
min: 8,63; max: 25,64; max-min: 17,02 (66,36%); mid: 17,13;
-8,51 (-98,63%)

Maternal mortality

150 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 101 in the world of 181 (44,75%); 10 in Africa from 53 (83,02%)
6,67 % (1,33 % annual) ↗
min: 150; max: 170; max-min: 20 (11,76%); mid: 160;
-10 (-6,67%)
0,087 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 139 in the world of 181 (23,76%); 14 in Africa from 53 (75,47%)
19,35 % (3,87 % annual) ↗
min: 0,087; max: 0,158; max-min: 0,071 (44,81%); mid: 0,122;
-0,035 (-40,59%)

Number of neonatal deaths

1 195 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 99 in the world of 192 (48,96%); 11 in Africa from 54 (81,48%)
3,35 % (0,669 % annual) ↗
min: 1 097; max: 1 235; max-min: 138 (11,17%); mid: 1 166;
29 (2,43%)
0,693 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 152 in the world of 192 (21,35%); 18 in Africa from 54 (68,52%)
15,64 % (3,13 % annual) ↗
min: 0,693; max: 1,15; max-min: 0,459 (39,87%); mid: 0,922;
-0,230 (-33,16%)

Mortality rate, under 5

2 579 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 97 in the world of 193 (50,26%); 10 in Africa from 54 (83,33%)
14,42 % (2,88 % annual) ↗
min: 2 579; max: 3 400; max-min: 821 (24,15%); mid: 2 990;
-410,50 (-15,92%)
1,49 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 146 in the world of 193 (24,87%); 13 in Africa from 54 (77,78%)
28,03 % (5,61 % annual) ↗
min: 1,49; max: 4,79; max-min: 3,30 (68,82%); mid: 3,14;
-1,65 (-110,37%)

Causes of death in Gabon


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

56 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 141 in the world of 172 (18,60%); 21 in Africa from 52 (61,54%)
1,73 % (0,345 % annual) ↗
min: 56; max: 61,80; max-min: 5,80 (9,39%); mid: 58,90;
-2,90 (-5,18%)

Cause of death, by injury

7,60 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 71 in the world of 172 (59,30%); 10 in Africa from 52 (82,69%)
1,75 % (0,351 % annual) ↘
min: 6,80; max: 7,60; max-min: 0,800 (10,53%); mid: 7,20;
0,400 (5,26%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

36,40 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 36 in the world of 172 (79,65%); 36 in Africa from 52 (32,69%)
2,29 % (0,458 % annual) ↘
min: 31,40; max: 36,40; max-min: 5 (13,74%); mid: 33,90;
2,50 (6,87%)

Mortality caused by road traffic injury

22,90 per 100,000 people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 122 in the world of 178 (32,02%); 6 in Africa from 50 (90%)

Life Expectancy in Gabon


Life expectancy

64,38 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 157 in the world of 201 (22,39%); 14 in Africa from 54 (75,93%)
3,51 % (0,703 % annual) ↘
min: 39,57; max: 64,38; max-min: 24,81 (38,54%); mid: 51,98;
12,41 (19,27%)

Life expectancy, male

63,76 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 151 in the world of 201 (25,37%); 12 in Africa from 54 (79,63%)
2,52 % (0,503 % annual) ↘
min: 38,04; max: 63,76; max-min: 25,72 (40,35%); mid: 50,90;
12,86 (20,17%)

Life expectancy, female

65,04 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 161 in the world of 201 (20,40%); 18 in Africa from 54 (68,52%)
4,54 % (0,908 % annual) ↘
min: 41,18; max: 65,04; max-min: 23,86 (36,68%); mid: 53,11;
11,93 (18,34%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

1,58 [?] (2015)
(descending): 193 in the world of 201 (4,48%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)
104,30 % (20,86 % annual) ↘
min: -0,660; max: 3,21; max-min: 3,87 (120,59%); mid: 1,27;
0,310 (19,58%)

Survival to age 65 in Gabon


Survival to age 65

5,10 [?] (2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 194 (43,81%); 7 in Africa from 54 (88,89%)
5,18 % (1,04 % annual) ↗
min: 5,10; max: 6,94; max-min: 1,83 (26,41%); mid: 6,02;
-0,916 (-17,94%)

Survival to age 65, male

63,19 [?] (2014)
(descending): 132 in the world of 193 (32,12%); 11 in Africa from 54 (81,48%)
3,84 % (0,768 % annual) ↘
min: 27,46; max: 63,19; max-min: 35,73 (56,55%); mid: 45,32;
17,86 (28,27%)

Survival to age 65, female

65,24 [?] (2014)
(descending): 156 in the world of 193 (19,69%); 19 in Africa from 54 (66,67%)
6,84 % (1,37 % annual) ↘
min: 33,05; max: 65,24; max-min: 32,18 (49,34%); mid: 49,14;
16,09 (24,67%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,964 [?] (2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 193 (95,34%); 5 in Africa from 54 (92,59%)
3,75 % (0,751 % annual) ↗
min: 0,831; max: 1,02; max-min: 0,191 (18,67%); mid: 0,926;
0,038 (3,90%)

Age structure in Gabon


0-14 years

41,98 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 22 in the world of 227 (90,75%); 21 in Africa from 56 (64,29%)

15-24 years

20,37 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 33 in the world of 227 (85,90%); 16 in Africa from 56 (73,21%)

25-54 years

29,59 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 214 in the world of 227 (6,17%); 45 in Africa from 56 (21,43%)

55-64 years

4,28 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 185 in the world of 227 (18,94%); 22 in Africa from 56 (62,50%)

65 years and over

3,77 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 177 in the world of 227 (22,47%); 20 in Africa from 56 (66,07%)

The ratio of women/men in Gabon


0-14 years

1,01 [?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 227 (13,66%); 36 in Africa from 56 (37,50%)

15-24 years

1,00 [?] (2015)
(descending): 171 in the world of 227 (25,11%); 26 in Africa from 56 (55,36%)

25-54 years

1,00 [?] (2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 227 (51,98%); 21 in Africa from 56 (64,29%)

55-64 years

0,932 [?] (2015)
(descending): 125 in the world of 227 (45,37%); 23 in Africa from 56 (60,71%)

65 years and over

0,751 [?] (2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 227 (33,92%); 34 in Africa from 56 (41,07%)

Average age in Gabon


total

18,60 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 204 in the world of 227 (10,57%); 36 in Africa from 56 (37,50%)

male

18,40 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 202 in the world of 227 (11,45%); 34 in Africa from 56 (41,07%)

female

18,80 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 204 in the world of 227 (10,57%); 36 in Africa from 56 (37,50%)

Tourism in Gabon


International tourism, number of arrivals

269 000 people[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 135 in the world of 201 (33,33%); 26 in Africa from 49 (48,98%)

International tourism, number of departures

236 000 people[?] (2003)
(2005) (descending): 92 in the world of 117 (22,22%); 9 in Africa from 16 (50%)
28,81 % (5,76 % annual) ↘
min: 168 000; max: 236 000; max-min: 68 000 (28,81%); mid: 202 000;
34 000 (14,41%)