Lithuania

 

Official name .. Republic of Lithuania
Capital Vilnius (population - 0,54 mln.)
Population 3,29 mln.
Area 65,200 sq. km.
Ethnic groups Lithuanians (84.6%), Poles (6.3%), Russians (5.1%), Byelorussians (1.1%), other (2.9%)
Age structure 14.9% under age 15, 43.1% aged 15-59, 42.0% aged 60 and above
Gender structure 53% - female, 47% - male
Urban population 66.80%
GDP per capita
10,774.62 USD
Total expenditure on social protection (% of GDP)
13.20%
Total expenditure on health care (% of GDP) 3.90%
At risk of poverty rate

27.00%

Estimated IDUs population size 3200 (Drug Control Department, 2009)
Estimated adult (15-49) HIV prevalence (%) 0.1 (UNAIDS/WHO, 2007)
Main transmission modes Injecting drug users (72.78%), heterosexual (13.61%), homosexual (6.31%), other (0.06%), unknown (7.24%) (Lithuanian AIDS Centre, 01.08.2009)
HIV prevalence among IDUs (in Vilnius)
8.00% (ENCAP project, 2007)
HIV prevalence in prisons 3.70% (Prison department, 2008)
Prison population 8000 (Prison department, 2008)
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Sources: UN World Population Prospects, UN Statistics Division, Eurostat, International Monetary Fund, official data