Demographics of Malawi

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsChristian 82.7%, Muslim 13%, other 1.9%, none 2.5% (1998 census)
Ethnic groupsChewa 32.6%, Lomwe 17.6%, Yao 13.5%, Ngoni 11.5%, Tumbuka 8.8%, Nyanja 5.8%, Sena 3.6%, Tonga 2.1%, Ngonde 1%, other 3.5%
Demographics
Total fertility rate5.35 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence5.53 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index43.9 39.0 50.3
Intentional homicides1.80 per 100,000 people (2012)2.20 per 100,000 people (2011)3.50 per 100,000 people (2010)
Intentional homicides of Malawi
Total Population17.4 Million (2014)16.4 Million (2013)15.9 Million (2012)
Total Population of Malawi
Population Growth3.33 % (2014)2.74 % (2013)2.76 % (2012)
Population Growth of Malawi
Land per Capita0.01 Square kilometer per capita
Population density147 capita per square kilometer (2014)138 capita per square kilometer (2013)134 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Malawi
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people8.80 per 1,000 people (2007)
Mobile cellular subscriptions32.3 per 100 people (2013)29.2 per 100 people (2012)25.6 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Malawi
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers0.02 per 100 people (2013)0.01 per 100 people (2012)0.01 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Malawi
Internet users5.40 per 100 people (2013)4.35 per 100 people (2012)3.33 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Malawi