Social Statistics Key Indicators

NOTE: The Key Social Statistics will be updated when the Census 2012 Results are published next year.

Tuvalu Central Statistics Division - Statistics Males Females Total Latest Year Available
Estimated life expectancy at birth 61.7 65.1 63.6 2002
Infant mortality rate per 1,000 live births (under 1) 41 28 35 2002
Child mortality rates (1- 4 years) 6.5 11.7 9 2002
Total fertility rate     3.7 2003
Total population, urban 2,281 2,211 4,492 2002
Total population, rural 2,448 2,621 5,069 2002
Median Age     23.7 2002
Sex ratio     97 2002
Population density for land area, urban     1610 2002
Population density for land area, rural     222 2002
Net migration rate     -1.1 2002
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)     27.1 2002
Crude Death Rate (CDR)     9.9 2002
Rate of natural increase     1.7 2002
Labour Force Participation Rate 69.6 47.9 58.2 2002
Seats held by women in national government (%)     8.3 1990
Number of crimes reported     2345 2003