INDEX

Population by Islands Demographic Rates (1973-1995)  
POPULATION BY ETHNIC ORIGIN : 1995 POPULATION BY SEX ,AGE GROUP AND ISLAND.  
POPULATION BY SEX : 1995 POPLATION BY BROAD AGE GROUP,ISLAND,VILLAGE AND SEX.  
POPULATION BY RELIGION : 1995    

 

 

 

 

POPULATION BY ISLAND:1995

Gilbert Group

71757

Banaba

339

Makin

1830

Butaritari

3909

Marakei

2724

Abaiang

6020

N. Tarawa

4004

S. Tarawa

28350

Maiana

2184

Abemama

3442

Kuria

971

Aranuka

1015

Nonouti

3042

N. Tabiteuea

3383

S. Tabiteuea

1404

Beru

2784

Nikunau

2009

Onotoa

1918

Tamana

1181

Arorae

1248

LINE & PHOENIX GROUP.

5901

Teraina

978

Tabuaeran

1615

Kiritimati

3225

Kanton

83

GRAND TOTAL

77658

 

 

POPULATION BY ETHNIC ORIGIN : 1995

Micronesian

76618

Polynesian

688

European

142

Chinese

.

Others

210

TOTAL

77658

 

 

POPULATION BY SEX : 1995

Male

38,478

Female

39,180

n.s

 

TOTAL

77658

 

 

POPULATION BY RELIGION : 1995

KPC

29,432

Catholic

42164

SDA

1299

Bahai

2003

Church of God

644

Mormon

1302

Others

814

TOTAL

77658

 

 

Demographic Rates (1973-1995)

Population Growth Rates (%)

1973\78

1978\85

1985\90

1990\95

Defacto

2.2

2.1

2.3

1.42

Dejure

2.2

2.0

Na

Na

Natural Increase

2.1

2.4

2.0

Na

Fertility Rates

 

 

 

 

Total Fertility (Children per Women)

4.7

4.9

3.8

4.5

Mortality Rates  

 

 

 

Infant mortality rates (death per 1000)

87

82

65

67

Life expectancy  

 

 

 

-Male

50.3yrs

50.6yrs

57.7yrs

57.1yrs

-Female

54.5yrs

55.6yrs

62.8yrs

62.30yrs

 

 

POPULATION BY SEX ,AGE GROUP AND ISLAND.

SEX

AGE GROUP

 

Male

Female

Total

0-5

6-14

15-17

18-49

50+

Total

GILBERTS GROUP

                 

Banaba

179

160

339

81

101

6

128

23

339

Makin

898

932

1, 830

371

510

72

667

210

1, 830

Butaritari

1, 942

1, 967

3, 909

812

1, 081

152

1, 450

414

3, 909

Marakei

1, 310

1, 414

2, 724

556

714

137

1, 006

311

2, 724

Abaiang

2, 958

3, 062

6,020

1, 018

1,448

713

2, 262

579

6,020

N. Tarawa

2, 008

1,996

4, 004

693

927

333

1, 677

374

4, 004

S.Tarawa

13, 925

14, 425

28, 350

5, 047

5, 999

1, 757

12, 844

2, 703

28, 350

Maiana

1, 101

1, 083

2, 184

370

450

102

966

296

2, 184

Abemama

1,679

1, 763

3, 442

616

799

324

1, 360

343

3, 442

Kuria

473

498

971

201

222

28

400

120

971

Aranuka

514

501

1, 015

191

257

26

428

113

1, 015

Nonouti

1, 482

1, 560

3, 042

538

754

156

1, 176

418

3, 042

N. Tabiteuea

1, 683

1, 700

3, 383

678

834

133

1282

456

3383

S.Tabiteuea

720

684

1404

286

311

50

567

190

1404

Beru

1391

1393

2784

388

639

316

1075

366

2784

Nikunau

1015

994

2009

391

497

58

774

289

2009

Onotoa

959

959

1918

340

404

64

792

318

1918

Tamana

543

638

1181

164

239

31

551

196

1181

Arorae

615

633

1248

184

217

33

568

246

1248

TOTAL

35395

36362

71757

12925

16403

4491

29973

7965

71757

LINE & PHOENIX GROUP.

 

 

Teraina

502

476

978

219

234

46

413

66

978

Tabuaeran

844

771

1615

327

430

137

585

136

1615

Kiritimati

1691

1534

3225

600

781

101

1503

240

3225

Kanton

46

37

83

21

17

1

37

7

83

SUB-TOTAL

3083

2818

5901

1167

1462

285

2538

449

5901

TOTAL

38478

39180

77658

14092

17865

4776

32511

8414

77658