Demographics of Jordan

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsSunni Muslim 92% (official), Christian 6% (majority Greek Orthodox, but some Greek and Roman Catholics, Syrian Orthodox, Coptic Orthodox, Armenian Orthodox, and Protestant denominations), other 2% (several small Shia Muslim and Druze populations) (2001 est.)
Ethnic groupsArab 98%, Circassian 1%, Armenian 1%
Demographics
Total fertility rate3.36 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence11.4 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index35.4 33.8 37.7
Intentional homicides2.00 per 100,000 people (2011)1.70 per 100,000 people (2010)1.50 per 100,000 people (2009)
Intentional homicides of Jordan
Total Population7.93 Million (2014)6.48 Million (2013)6.51 Million (2012)
Total Population of Jordan
Population Growth3.86 % (2014)0.14 % (2013)-0.97 % (2012)
Population Growth of Jordan
Land per Capita0.01 Square kilometer per capita
Population density88.8 capita per square kilometer (2014)72.6 capita per square kilometer (2013)72.9 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Jordan
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people177 per 1,000 people (2011)168 per 1,000 people (2010)158 per 1,000 people (2009)
Vehicles per 1000 people of Jordan
Vehicles per km of road152 per km of road (2011)143 per km of road (2010)131 per km of road (2009)
Vehicles per km of road of Jordan
Mobile cellular subscriptions142 per 100 people (2013)128 per 100 people (2012)111 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Jordan
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers2.83 per 100 people (2013)2.81 per 100 people (2012)2.97 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Jordan
Internet users44.2 per 100 people (2013)41.0 per 100 people (2012)34.9 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Jordan