Overview

Overview

 

Situation in Djibouti

Some basic data
• Population 632000 inhabitants (in 2000)
• Population growth (%): 2.8
• Population density (thousand inhabitants /km2): 27.7
• Urban population (%):82
• Population under the age of 15  (%):21.1
• Infant mortality rate 103.3/1000
• Infant and child mortality rate129.1/1000
• Mother mortality rate in 100,000 live births: 546
• Fecundity synthetic rate per woman: 4.2
• Life expectancy at birth (number of years): 47.0 years
• HIV/AIDS prevalence rate among the population aged 15 to 49: 2.9
• Tuberculosis prevalence in 100,000: 1137
• Malaria: number of reported cases: 7360
• Girls/boys ratio in primary education: 0.86
• Gross schooling rate in junior secondary education (%): 30.7
• Ratio girls/boys in junior secondary education: 0.66
• Illiteracy rate for under 15 years of age and more (%): 46,2
• Female illiteracy rate (%) : 56, 3
• Male illiteracy rate (%) : 34.1
• Unemployment rate (%): 59, 5
• Female unemployment rate (%) : 68, 5
• Male unemployment rate (%) : 54, 5
• Percentage of unemployed people in search of their first job (total percent) :  50
• Primary sector (% GDP): 5
• Secondary sector (% GDP) : 15
• Service sector (% GDP) : 80
• Public development aid (million Us dollars) : 64,1
• Foreign debt (million US dollars):450.8
• Inflation rate (percent in 2003): 2
• Impact of extreme poverty (percent): 42,2
• Value of Human Development Index (HDI): 0,495
• Rank in HDI among 177 countries: 150
• Urban population who have access to drinkable water (%): 91,2
• Rural population who have access to a laid out water source (%): 50, 9
• Rate of access to electricity (%): 49, 7

 

 Source : Program on the fight against AIDS, Ministry of Health, Ministry of National Education, IMF, World report on human development

 

 
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