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Nationality: Noun and adjective--Georgian(s).
Population: 4.4 million (2002 census preliminary results. Does not include Abkhazia or South Ossetia.)
Population growth rate (2001 est.): -0.9%.
Ethnic groups: Georgian 70.1%, Armenian 8.1%, Russian 6.3%, Azeri 5.7%, Ossetian 3%, Abkhaz 1.8%, other 5%. (1989 est.)
Religion: Georgian Orthodox 65%, Muslim 11%, Russian Orthodox 10%, Armenian Apostolic 8%, other 6%.
Language: Georgian (official), Abkhaz also official language in Abkhazia.
Education: Years compulsory--11. Literacy--99%.
Health: Infant mortality rate (2001 est.)--52.37 deaths/1,000 live births. Life expectancy--64.63 yrs.