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Tonga’s estimated population for 2010 was 103 365, giving a population density of 159 persons per square kilometre. The popu-lation, about 23.4% of whom live in urban settings, is young, with 38% in the 0-14 year-old age group. The fertility rate remains high, although it has been falling slowly, decreasing from 4.1 in 1986 to 3.7 in 2010. The population growth rate is around 0.3%, a low figure taking into consideration a crude birth rate of about 25.4 per 1000 population and the fact that child mortality rates are the lowest in the Pacific.

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