Demographics of Lesotho

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsChristian 80%, indigenous beliefs 20%
Ethnic groupsSotho 99.7%, Europeans, Asians, and other 0.3%,
Demographics
Total fertility rate2.89 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence4.90 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index52.5 63.2 57.9
Intentional homicides38.0 per 100,000 people (2010)36.3 per 100,000 people (2009)38.1 per 100,000 people (2008)
Intentional homicides of Lesotho
Total Population1.94 Million (2014)2.07 Million (2013)2.05 Million (2012)
Total Population of Lesotho
Population Growth0.34 % (2014)0.34 % (2013)0.33 % (2012)
Population Growth of Lesotho
Land per Capita0.01 Square kilometer per capita
Population density64.0 capita per square kilometer (2014)68.3 capita per square kilometer (2013)67.6 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Lesotho
Technology and Infrastructure
Mobile cellular subscriptions86.3 per 100 people (2013)75.3 per 100 people (2012)60.7 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Lesotho
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers0.11 per 100 people (2013)0.07 per 100 people (2012)0.07 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Lesotho
Internet users5.00 per 100 people (2013)4.59 per 100 people (2012)4.22 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Lesotho