Population and Nationalities

2017-09-22 17:22 Information sources:China·Rushantimes font:[ large Middle Small ]

Population and Nationalities

[Population] By the end of 2015, the total population of Rushan City was 558,297, a decrease of 3,444 over the previous year, with a population density of 335 persons/km2 and a sex ratio of 102.06 (female 100). The annual births were 2,707 with the birth rate of 4.83‰; the deaths were 4,836 with the mortality rate of 8.64 ‰. The natural growth rate of population was -3.8‰, and the population had been negatively increasing for 19 consecutive years since 1997. There was 121,276 people living in the urban area. People who applied for residence registration were 1,706 and 2,961 people applied for moving out the city. The registered floating population was 102,684.

Rushan City wins the reputation as a “longevity cluster”. In 2015, the aging population was increasing. By the end of 2015, in Rushan, the population aged over 60 ran up to 154,611, accounting for 27.69 % of a total population of it, an increase of 1.69 percent year on year. Among them, 73 people were over 100 age old.

 (Li Lin  Sha Xiaoming  Song Lifu)

[Nationalities] By the end of 2015, 33 nationalities inhabited Rushan City, and the population of which accounted for 1,883 occupying 0.34% of the total population of the city. They are Korean, Va, Manchu, Bai, Lahu, Dai, Mongol, Miao, Blang, Lisu, Naxi, Hani, Tujia, Yi, Zhuang, Hui, Bouyei, Tu, Dong, Xibe, Daur, Tibetan, She, Li, Derung, Oroqen, Russian, Nu, Yao, Kazak, Ewenki, Kirgiz and Uygur.


                                                         (Chen Qiang)

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