EghtesadOnline: Iran’s population will get increasingly older over the next two decades. Last year (March 2017-18), 6.1% of the population were over 65 years.
EghtesadOnline: A sound understanding of Iran’s population dynamics is of paramount importance for understanding its potential for development in the long run.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran, Mashhad, Isfahan, Karaj, Shiraz, Tabriz, Qom and Ahvaz are Iranian cities with a population of over one million people, the latest National Population and Housing Census carried out in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2017) showed.
EghtesadOnline: The recent report of Statistical Center of Iran, presented on Wednesday government meeting, showed that the country's population is 79,926,270, with 51 percent men and 49 percent women.
EghtesadOnline: Around 2.2% of Iran’s population are foreign-born, the findings of the recent National Population and Housing Census show.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran with 969.2 people and Semnan with 7.2 living in each square kilometer are the most and least populated provinces in Iran respectively, the findings of the recent National Population and Housing Census show.
EghtesadOnline: The recent National Population and Housing Census, conducted nationwide, showed Hamedan and North Khorasan provinces recorded negative population growths compared with the previous round of census conducted in the Iranian year March 2011-12.
EghtesadOnline: The findings of the recent National Population and Housing Census show Iran's population is over 79.92 million, which is about 4.77 million more compared to the previous figure registered by the census conducted in the Iranian year 1390 (March 2011-12).
EghtesadOnline: First Vice-President Es'haq Jahangiri said that more than half of Iran's population is under social security cover.