Demographics of Zambia

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsChristian 50%-75%, Muslim and Hindu 24%-49%, indigenous beliefs 1%
Ethnic groupsAfrican 99.5% (includes Bemba, Tonga, Chewa, Lozi, Nsenga, Tumbuka, Ngoni, Lala, Kaonde, Lunda, and other African groups), other 0.5% (includes Europeans, Asians, and Americans) (2000 Census)
Demographics
Total fertility rate5.85 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence3.79 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index57.5 54.6 50.7
Intentional homicides10.7 per 100,000 people (2012)10.8 per 100,000 people (1999)9.01 per 100,000 people (1998)
Intentional homicides of Zambia
Total Population14.6 Million (2014)14.5 Million (2013)14.1 Million (2012)
Total Population of Zambia
Population Growth2.88 % (2014)2.89 % (2013)2.89 % (2012)
Population Growth of Zambia
Land per Capita0.05 Square kilometer per capita
Population density19.5 capita per square kilometer (2014)19.3 capita per square kilometer (2013)18.7 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of Zambia
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people21.4 per 1,000 people (2008)17.5 per 1,000 people (2007)
Mobile cellular subscriptions71.5 per 100 people (2013)74.8 per 100 people (2012)59.9 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of Zambia
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers0.07 per 100 people (2013)0.11 per 100 people (2012)0.12 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of Zambia
Internet users15.4 per 100 people (2013)13.5 per 100 people (2012)11.5 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of Zambia