UNFPA Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste Statistics

Date: 19/02/2014

Estimated Population 2009

1,066,4091

Population Growth Rate

2.41 % per year1


Total Fertility Rate

5.9%2

Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100 live births)

5702

Infant mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births)

742

Child under five mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births)

912

Contraceptive prevalence rate; married women, all methods

22.30%3

Births attended by skilled birth personnel

29.90%3

1 National Statistics Directorate 2010, Population and Housing Census
2 Analytical Report on Fertility and Nuptiality Census 2010
3 Demographic Health Survey (DHS), 2009