According to the CIA World Factbook, Wallis and Futuna's population stands at 15,561 (2014).
Wallis and Futuna ranks 224 in population size, in comparison to other countries (China ranks first).
The ratio of males to females in Wallis and Futuna is: 1.02 (this is the ratio of the entire population, in every age groups).
Wallis and Futuna's population has 7,858 males and 7,703 females - about 155 more males than females.
Distribution of the different religions in Wallis and Futuna (statistics)
Roman Catholic 99%, other 1%.
Distribution of the various ethnic groups in Wallis and Futuna (statistics)
Population Growth Rate
Population growth rate is the average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. The rate may be positive or negative. The growth rate is a factor in determining how great a burden would be imposed on a country by the changing needs of its people for infrastructure (e.g., schools, hospitals, housing, roads), resources (e.g., food, water, electricity), and jobs. Rapid population growth can be seen as threatening by neighboring countries.
The population growth rate in Wallis and Futuna stands at 0.330 percent (2014 data).
Wallis and Futuna is ranked 169 in the world in terms of population growth rate.
Wallis and Futuna's population's growth rate is positive. It indicates that its population has grown at a rate of 0.330 percent per year (an increase of 52 people per year).
Birth rate is the average annual number of births during a year per 1,000 persons in the population at midyear; also known as crude birth rate. The birth rate is usually the dominant factor in determining the rate of population growth. It depends on both the level of fertility and the age structure of the population.
The birth rate in Wallis and Futuna stands at an annual average of 13.56 per 1,000 people in the population (2014 data).
In terms of birth rate, this statistical datum places Wallis and Futuna as no. 148 in the world.
This birth rate indicates that there are 211 births per year in Wallis and Futuna.
Death rate is the average annual number of deaths during a year per 1,000 population at midyear; also known as crude death rate. The death rate, while only a rough indicator of the mortality situation in a country, accurately indicates the current mortality impact on population growth. This indicator is significantly affected by age distribution, and most countries will eventually show a rise in the overall death rate, in spite of continued decline in mortality at all ages, as declining fertility results in an aging population.
The death rate in Wallis and Futuna stands at an annual average of 4.95 per 1,000 people in the population (2014 data).
In terms of death rate, this statistical datum places Wallis and Futuna as no. 189 in the world in the world.
This death rate reveals that Wallis and Futuna has 77 cases of death a year.
Net Migration Rate
Net migration rate is the difference between the number of persons entering and leaving a country during the year per 1,000 persons (based on midyear population). An excess of persons entering the country is referred to as net immigration; an excess of persons leaving the country as net emigration. The net migration rate indicates the contribution of migration to the overall level of population change. The net migration rate does not distinguish between economic migrants, refugees, and other types of migrants nor does it distinguish between lawful migrants and undocumented migrants.
The net migration rate of Wallis and Futuna stands at -5.27 per 1,000.
This migration rate indicates that Wallis and Futuna's population declines by about 82 people per year, as a result of migration.
The net migration rate of Wallis and Futuna places it as no. 195 in the world.
Additional Population Characteristics
Median age is the age that divides a population into two numerically equal groups; that is, half the people are younger than this age and half are older. It is a single index that summarizes the age distribution of a population.
The median age of Wallis and Futuna's population (male and female) is 30.3 years of age.
The median age of Wallis and Futuna's male population in is 29.3.
The median age of Wallis and Futuna's female population in is 31.5.
Links to Sources and Additional Information
Information about Wallis and Futuna in the CIA World Factbook's website: See Link
Information about Wallis and Futuna may be found at Wikipedia's website in English: See Link
All the data concerning this answer are as they were presented at the CIA World Factbook's website in January 2015.