[ltr]Females live longer than men in Iraq and the total of 36 million people[/ltr][ltr][You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Baghdad -arac Press -17 July: The Ministry ofPlanning and Development Cooperation, said thenumber of Iraq 's population for the year 2016 amounted to 36 million people, indicating that thepopulation of Iraq society is characterized by ahigh population growth rate, as pointed out that theaverage age at birth of 68 years for males and aheight when female to 71.2 years.
The Central Bureau of Statistics of the Ministry in astatement Saturday that "in the light ofdemographic assumptions and stability of birth and death for a period of time the rate it is expected that the number of the population in Iraq , 36 million Is this the year 2016," noting that " the proportion ofmales for population It is slightly higher, at 50.5% ,compared with females , which amounted to 49.5%. "
He added that " the population aged less than 5 years accounted for 14.9% and the population age 5-14snh accounted for25.3% , while the working - age population aged 15-64 years accounted for 56.6% , " adding that "Iraq 's population , a society characterized by young population growth rate a high population of up to 3% higher than in comparison with the countries of the region. "
He said the machine that " the characteristics of the population of Iraq society through demographic indicators showed that theproportion of urban residents stood at 70% , while the proportion of rural population to 30%, adding that Iraq is one of thegrowing communities demographically due to the net rate of 2 replacement born female per woman of childbearing age age ( 15-49 years) and the total fertility rate by (4) live births per woman of reproductive age during the reproductive period of her life, and has therefore an average household size of 6.2 individuals. "
He pointed out that the device " , among other characteristics improved life expectancy at birth, reaching 68 years for males and females to rise to 71.2 years."
The number of Iraq 's population in the census of 1979 amounted to 12 million, then increased to 16.3 million people in thecensus in 1987, and to 22 million in 1997. finished (1)
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