Confidus
Solutions

Company Formation Worldwide
& tailored corporate solutions



Demographics of The Russian Federation

The total population of The Russian Federation is 146 427 280 people. People in The Russian Federation speak Russan language. The linguistic diversity of The Russian Federation is vaguely diverse according to a fractionalization scale which for The Russian Federation is 0.2485. The median age is approximately 38.9 years. Life expectancy in The Russian Federation is 69. The female fertility rate in The Russian Federation is 1.8. Around 27% of the population of The Russian Federation are obese. The ethnic diversity is almost uniform according to a fractionalization scale which for The Russian Federation is 0.2452. To find out specifics of language, religion, age, gender distribution and advancement of people in The Russian Federation see the sections below.

Population

In The Russian Federation, the population density is 8.42 people per square kilometer (22 per square mile). Because of this statistic, this country is considered to be very sparsely populated. The total population of The Russian Federation is 146 427 280 people. The Russian Federation has 11 048 064 million foreign immigrants. Immigrants in The Russian Federation represent 0.048 percent of the total number of immigrants in the world. Immigrants in The Russian Federation represent 8% of the country's total population. The ethnic diversity of The Russian Federation is almost uniform according to a fractionalization scale based on ethnicity. Ethnic fractionalization (EF) deals with the number, sizes, socioeconomic distribution, and geographical location of distinct cultural groups, usually in a state or some otherwise delineated territory. Specific cultural features might refer to language, skin color, religion, ethnicity, customs and traditions, history, or other distinctive criteria, alone or in combination. Frequently, these features are used for social exclusion and the monopolization of power. The index of ethnic fractionalization in The Russian Federation is 0.2452. This means that the people living in The Russian Federation are coming from a narrow group of ethnicities, all of which are related to one another. EF is usually measured as 1 minus the Herfindahl concentration index of ethnolinguistic group shares, which reproduces the probability that two randomly drawn individuals from the population belong to different groups. The theoretical maximum of EF of 1 means that each person belongs to a different group. Read below for statistics of The Russian Federation on median age and gender distribution at various ages.

Age

The median age is approximately 38.9 years. The median age for men is 36, while the median age for women is 41.9.

Gender

The sex ratio, or the number of males for each female (estimated at birth), is 1.06. It can be further divided into the following categories: sex ratio under 15 - 1.05; sex ratio from 15 to 64 - 0.92; sex ratio over 64 - 0.44; total sex ratio - 0.86. Total sex ratio is different from sex ratio estimated at birth. This is due to the fact that some newborns are considered in the sex ratio estimated at birth but pass away within the first weeks of their life and are not included in the total sex ratio.

Religion

The main religion of The Russian Federation is Christianity, the followers of which comprise 75% of all religious believers in the country. Christianity is an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ as presented in the New Testament. Christianity is the world's largest religion, with over 2.4 billion adherents, known as Christians. Christians believe that Jesus is the Son of God and the savior of humanity whose coming as Christ or the Messiah was prophesied in the Old Testament. Besides Christianity, there are several other religions present within the country. Other religions in The Russian Federation are Islam, Hinduism, folk religions. The religious diversity of The Russian Federation is diverse according to a fractionalization scale based on religion numbers in the country. The index of religious fractionalization in The Russian Federation is 0.4398. This score means that within the country there is one major religion and several other minor beliefs.

Advance

The Russian Federation is considered to be a developing nation. The developmental stage of a nation is determined by a number of factors including, but not limited to, economic prosperity, life expectancy, income equality, and quality of life. In The Russian Federation, 53.27 in every 100 people use internet. The Russian Federation has a Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.778. The migration rate in The Russian Federation is 1.69%. In The Russian Federation, 11% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Language

The official language of The Russian Federation is Russan. The linguistic diversity of The Russian Federation is vaguely diverse according to a fractionalization scale based on the number of unrelated languages spoken in The Russian Federation. The index of linguistic fractionalization in The Russian Federation is 0.2485. This means that within the country there is one major language and several minor languages. Unrelated languages share few characteristics of grammatical structure, vocabulary, and etymological heritage. Linguistic diversity often results in issues of social and cultural fractionalization that can impact a country’s political circumstance and public policies.