The estimate of number of population and demographic indicators

The purpose of production of population estimates is to collect the data necessary for the analysis of natural changes of population in Montenegro and municipalities, natality, fertility and other indicators.

According to estimates of population:

• Number of inhabitants in Montenegro in mid-2021 is 619 211;

• Number of children (aged 0-17) in Montenegro in mid-2021 is 133 310 ili 21.6% of the total population;

• Working age population or the population aged 15-64 years is 409 433 or 66.1% of the total population;

• Population aged 65+ years is 98 789 or 16% of the total population;

• In Montenegro, on the basis of natural increase per 1 000 inhabitants, the population number decrease for 3.4 person;

• The 1 000 population per year made 5.2 marriages, which is the rate of marriages, and the divorce rate is 1.2;

• The rate of migration in Montenegro is 10.9 which means that for each of 1 000 inhabitants 11 persons changes their place of residence within the borders of Montenegro;

• Life expectancy at birth in 2021 was 73.8 years.