Population of Macedonia

Macedonia is located in the central part of the Balkan Peninsula in South East Europe.

City of Skopje, is the capital and also the largest city in the country in which more than 2 million people live. Here are some interesting statistics about Republic of Macedonia.

 

Basic indicators of Macedonia population

 

2001

2006

2011

Population, 31.12

2 038 651

2 041 941

2 059 794

Growth rate of consumer prices, %

5.5

3.2

3.9

Industrial production index

96.9

105.9

103.3

Unemployment rate

30.5

36.0

31.4

Gross domestic product at current prices (in million denars)

233 841

320 059

449 6231)

Real GDP growth rate, %

-4.5

5.0

3.01)

 

Population in Macedonia

 

2001

2006

2011

Population at the end of the year

2 038 651

2 041 941

2 059 794

Male

1 019 616

1 023 739

1 031 926

Female

1 019 035

1 018 202

1 027 868

Immigrated citizens of the Republic of Macedonia

458

545

349

Immigrated foreigners

727

1 029

1 747

Emigrated citizens of the Republic of Macedonia

312

1 073

1 143

Emigrated foreigners

191

35

147

 

Vital statistics for Macedonia population

 

2001

2006

2011

Live births

24 183

22 585

22 770

Male

12 466

11 629

11 752

Female

11 717

10 956

11 018

Deaths

16 790

18 630

19 465

Male

9226

10 000

10 204

Female

7 564

8 630

9 261

Marriages

13 267

14 908

14 736

Divorces

1 448

1 475

1 753

Average age at first marriage:

groom

26.8

27.6

28.3

bride

23.8

24.5

25.4

Per 1000 population

Live births

11.9

11.1

11.1

Deaths

8.3

9.1

9.5

Marriages

6.5

7.3

7.2

Divorces

0.7

0.7

0.9

 

Most common names among population in Macedonia

No

Male

 

No

Female

Name

Total

Name

Total

1

ALEKSANDAR

23 510

 

11

MARIJA

21 364

2

ZORAN

16 449

 

12

ELENA

12 158

3

NIKOLA

15 740

 

13

BILJANA

11 740

4

GORAN

12 392

 

14

VESNA

10 530

5

DRAGAN

9 275

 

15

SNEZANA

10 344

6

DEJAN

9 143

 

16

VIOLETA

9 333

7

PETAR

8 654

 

17

ALEKSANDRA

9 262

8

IGOR

8 422

 

18

SUZANA

8 524

9

ILIJA

8 279

 

19

KATERINA

7 831

10

STEFAN

8 145

 

20

IVANA

7 788

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