Population: 1,177,834 (2011)

Population growth rate: 1.981% (2011 est.)

Birth rate: 25.7 births/1,000 population (2011 est.)

Death rate: 5.89 deaths/1,000 population (2011 est.)

Net migration rate: 51.07 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2002 est.)

Infant mortality rate: 38.01 deaths/1,000 live births

Life expectancy at birth: 67.95 years male: 65.54 years female: 70.47 years (2011 est.)

Total fertility rate: 3.13 children born/woman (2011 est.)

Urbanization: 28% of total population (2010)

Rate of urbanization: 5% annual rate of change (2010 est.)

Median age total: 22.5 years male: 22.5 years female: 22.5 years (2011 est.)

Literacy definition: 58.6% of age 15 and over can read and write of the total population

Education expenditures: 7.1% of GDP (2008)

Languages: Tetum (official), Portuguese (official), Indonesian, English

 

(Index Omundi, 2011).