The permanent population of Armenia as of January 1 of this year was 2,959.7 thousand people, according to the RA Statistical Committee. This indicator has decreased by 5.6 thousand people or 0.2% compared to the beginning of 2019. In January 1, 2019, the country's population index was 2,965.3 thousand people. As of January 1, 2018 - 2,972.7 thousand people.
As of the beginning of 2020, the proportions of the urban and rural population in the the Republic of Armenia were 63.9% and 36.1%, respectively. 47.2% of the permanent population of the Republic of Armenia were men and 52.8% were women. As of the beginning of 2020, the average age of the population was 36.9 years, and for men and women - 34.8 and 38.8 years, respectively.
As of the beginning of 2020, 63.8% of the population of the Republic of Armenia was able-bodied population (16-62 years old), 21.5% - under working age (0-15 years old), and 14.7% - above working age (63 and older) population.