Population

  • 96 million citizens (1.26% of the total world population)
  • 311 individuals per sq km
  • 2% of the population is urban
  • The median age: 30.9 years
  • The key economic areas: 50 million citizens (accounting for over 50% of the national population), 500 people per sq km
  • Vietnam is at a “golden population” where the dependency ratio is less than 50%. This trend will last for 2-3 next decades.

A multiethnic country

54 distinct ethnic groups, each is own language, lifestyle, and cultural heritage.