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2015  
2016  
Number of births ('000)   
59.9  
60.9  
Number of births (yoy%)   
-3.9  
+1.6  
Crude birth rate (number of live births per 1 000 population)  (1)
8.2  
8.3  
Total fertility rate (number of live births per 1 000 female population)  (2)
1 196  
1 205  
Number of deaths ('000)   
46.1  
46.9  
Number of deaths (yoy%)   
+2.3  
+1.7  
Crude death rate (number of deaths per 1 000 population)  (1)
6.3  
6.4  
Expectation of life at birth for males (years)   
81.4  
81.3  
Expectation of life at birth for females (years)
87.3  
87.3  
Number of marriages (000)   
51.6  
50.0  
Number of marriages (yoy%)
-8.6  
-3.1  
Crude marriage rate (number of marriage per 1 000 population)  (1)
7.1  
6.8  
Median age at first marriage for males   
31.2  
31.4  
Median age at first marriage for females   
29.3  
29.4  
(1) Per 1 000 population
(2) Per 1 000 female population excluding female foreign domestic helpers
The Population Census conducted from June to August 2011 provided a benchmark for revising the population estimates compiled since the 2006 Population By-census.  In the above table, population figures as at 2010 have been revised accordingly.

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