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Indicators

  • Highlights
  • Demographics
  • Education
  • Health
  • Households and Families
  • Housing
  • Income and Poverty
  • Labor Force and Commuting
  • Scientists and Engineers
  • Demographics
    • 2050 Population as a Multiple of 2014
    • Adolescent Fertility Rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19)
    • Birth Rate (annual number of births per 1,000 total population)
    • Death Rate (annual number of deaths per 1,000 total population)
    • Infant Mortality Rate (infant deaths per 1,000 live births), 1970 and 2013
    • Life Expectancy at Birth, by Gender, 1970 and 2013
    • Net Migration Rate (net migration per 1,000 population)
    • Population Age <15
    • Population Ages 65 and Older
    • Population Mid-2014
    • Population of Women Ages 15-49 (in millions)
    • Population of Youth Ages 10-24
    • Population Projections
    • Rate of Natural Increase
    • Total Fertility Rate, 1970 and 2013
    • Urban Population
  • Economics
    • Agriculture as % of Gross Domestic Product
    • Child Dependency Ratio
    • Economically Active Persons, by Gender and Age Group
    • GNI PPP Per Capita (US$)
    • Gross Domestic Product (million PPP$)
    • Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate
    • Gross Domestic Product per Capita (PPP$)
    • Labor Force Participation Rate, Ages 15-24, by Gender
    • Per Capita Public Expenditure on Health (US$)
    • Percent Unemployed, Ages 15-24, by Gender
    • Share of Income or Consumption
    • Women as % of Nonfarm Wage Earners
    • Women as % of Parliament
  • Education
    • Literacy Rate of Persons Ages 15-24, by Gender
    • Literate Women Ages 15-24 as % of Literate Men Ages 15-24
    • Out-of-School Adolescents, Lower Secondary, by Gender
    • Percent Enrolled in Tertiary Education, by Gender
    • Primary School Completion Rate, by Gender
    • Secondary School Enrollment, Gross, by Gender
    • Secondary School Enrollment, Net, by Gender
  • Environment
    • Carbon Emissions (in tons), 1990 and 2012
    • Density (people per sq. km.)
    • Population Using Improved Sanitation, by Region
  • Health
    • Adolescents Ages 13-15 Who Use Tobacco, by Gender
    • Attitude Toward Wife-Beating Among Young Women
    • Deaths Due to Non-Communicable Diseases
  • HIV/AIDS
    • HIV/AIDS Among People Ages 15-24, by Gender
    • HIV/AIDS Among People Ages 15-49
    • Youth Ages 15-24 With Comprehensive Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, by Gender
  • Reproductive Health
    • Births Attended by Skilled Health Personnel
    • Contraceptive Use Among Married Women Ages 15-49, by Method Type
    • Lifetime Risk of Maternal Death (1 in:)
    • Supply of Modern Contraceptive Methods, by Source
    • Use of Modern Contraception Among Married Women, by Income Quintile
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Demographics

Venezuela World
Number 1.3 1.3

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 20 20

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 5 8

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 14.4 38.0

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Notes: Data denoted as "2013" are for 2013 or the most recent year for which data are available.

Gender Venezuela World
Both sexes 75 71
Females 78 73
Males 72 69

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Notes: Data denoted as "2013" are for 2013 or the most recent year for which data are available.

Venezuela World
Number 0 -

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Percent 29% 26%

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Percent 6% 8%

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 30,206,000 7,238,183,566

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 1,834.0

Source: PRB Family Planning Worldwide 2013 Data Sheet

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Venezuela World
Percent 27% 25%
Number 8,300,000 1,809,600,000

Source: PRB The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Mid-2050 (projected)
Venezuela World
Number 40,501,000 9,683,476,862

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Percent 1.5% 1.2%

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Notes: Rate of natural increase is the birth rate minus the death rate, expressed as a percent.

Venezuela World
Number 2.4 2.5

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Notes: Average number of children born to a woman during her lifetime. Data denoted as "2013" are for 2013 or the most recent year for which data are available.

Venezuela World
Percent 89% 53%

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Economics

2050 (projected)
Venezuela World
Number 28 -

Source: PRB Population and Economic Development 2012 Data Sheet; and United Nations Population Division, World Population Prospects: The 2010 Revision.

Notes: The ratio of the population ages 0-14 to the population ages 15-64.

Gender Age Group Venezuela World
Females Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 52% 52%
Males Ages 15-19 - -
Ages 15+ 80% 78%

Source: PRB World's Youth 2006 Data Sheet. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Venezuela World
Currency $17,890 $14,210

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Currency $344,753 -

Source: PRB Population and Economic Development 2012 Data Sheet; and World Bank, World Development Indicators Database.

Venezuela World
Currency $275 -

Source: PRB Population and Economic Development 2012 Data Sheet; and WHO, Global Health Observatory Data Repository.

Venezuela World
Percent 40% 35%

Source: PRB 2005 Women of Our World. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Venezuela World
Percent 14% 19%

Source: PRB 2005 Women of Our World. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Education

Gender Venezuela World
Females 99% 86%
Males 98% 91%

Source: PRB 2005 Women of Our World. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Venezuela World
Percent 101% 94%

Source: PRB 2005 Women of Our World. PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Gender Venezuela World
Females 97% 88%
Males 94% 90%

Source: PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Gender Venezuela World
Female 86% 72%
Male 79% 73%

Source: PRB The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: The ratio of the number of students enrolled in secondary school to the population in the applicable age group (such as ages 12 to 17), also known as the gross enrollement ratio. It can exceed 100 when the number of students currenty enrolled exceeds the population of the relevant age group in the country. Expressed as a percentage.

Notes:  (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Gender Venezuela World
Female 75% -
Male 67% -

Source: PRB Population and Economic Development 2012 Data Sheet; and UNESCO Institute for Statistics Database.

Environment

Venezuela World
Number 33 53

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Region Venezuela World
Rural 46%
Urban 79%

Source: PRB 2013 World Population Data Sheet

Health

Gender Venezuela World
Female 11%
Male 19%

Source: PRB The World's Youth 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: The percentage of adolescents ages 13 to 15 who consumed any smokeless or smoking tobacco product at least once during the last 30 days prior to the survey. Data shown are nationally representative unless indicated as capital city only.

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

HIV/AIDS

Venezuela World
Percent 0.5% 0.8%

Source: PRB 2011 World Population Data Sheet; PRB 2013 World Population Data Sheet

Reproductive Health

Venezuela World
Percent 95% 67%

Source: PRB The World's Women and Girls 2011 Data Sheet

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Method Type Venezuela World
All Methods 70% 63%
Modern Methods 62% 56%

Source: PRB 2014 World Population Data Sheet.

Venezuela World
Number 180

Source: PRB Family Planning Worldwide 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: The probability that a 15 year old woman will eventually die from causes related to pregnancy or childbirth. The measure combines the probability of becoming pregnant and the risk of death from each pregnancy (as measured by the 2010 maternal mortality ratio).

Notes:  (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Source Venezuela World
Public
Private

Source: PRB Family Planning Worldwide 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: Public sources of modern methods include government hospitals and clinics, dispensaries, mobile clinics, government field workers, and maternity centers. Private sources include private hospitals, pharmacies, doctors, community-based distributors, and nongovernmental organizations. Also included are shops, kiosks, friends, and relatives.

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.

Income Quintile Venezuela World
Poorest Fifth
Middle Fifth
Richest Fifth

Source: PRB Family Planning Worldwide 2013 Data Sheet

Definition: Percent of married women ages 15-49 using modern contraception, by wealth quintile. Researchers divide the population into quintiles or five groups of equal size, based on an index of surveyed household assets that serve as a proxy measure for wealth. Data are shown for the poorest, middle, and richest fifths.

Notes: (-) Data unavailable, inapplicable, or not collected.