Demographics of Turks & Caicos
The total population of Turks & Caicos is 35,963 people. People in Turks & Caicos speak the English language. The median age is approximately 31.9 years. Life expectancy in Turks & Caicos is 79.05. The female fertility rate in Turks & Caicos is 1.7. To find out specifics of language, religion, age, gender distribution, and advancement of people in Turks & Caicos see the sections below, as well as visit the section concerning the education in the country.
In Turks & Caicos, the population density is 63 people per square kilometer (164 per square mile). Because of this statistic, this country is considered to be sparsely populated. The total population of Turks & Caicos is 35,963 people. Turks & Caicos has approximately 11,356 foreign immigrants. Immigrants in Turks & Caicos represent 0.1 percent of the total number of immigrants in the world. Immigrants in Turks & Caicos represent 24.8 percent of the total number of immigrants in the world. Read below for statistics of Turks & Caicos on median age and gender distribution at various ages.
The median age is approximately 31.9 years. The median age for men is 32.2, while the median age for women is 31.5.
The sex ratio, or the number of males for each female (estimated at birth), is 1.05. It can be further divided into the following categories: sex ratio under 15 - 1.04; sex ratio from 15 to 64 - 1.1; sex ratio over 64 - 0.95; total sex ratio - 1.07. 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.
The majority religion of Turks & Caicos is Christianity, the followers of which comprise 92.1% 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.
Turks & Caicos is considered to be a developed 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. As a developed nation, Turks & Caicos is able to provide its citizens with social services like public education, healthcare, and law enforcement. Citizens of developed nations enjoy a high standard of living and longer life expectancies than citizens of developing nations. The migration rate in Turks & Caicos is 9.94%.
People in Turks & Caicos speak the English language.