Population in the Istrian Region according to the Census from 2001

TOTAL NUMBER OF INHABITANTS:  206.344 or 4,65 % of the population of the Republic of Croatia
NUMBER OF MEN:  99.969 or 48,45 % of the population of the Istrian Region
NUMBER OF WOMEN: 106.375 or 51,55 % of the population of Istria
AVERAGE AGE: 40,2
AVERAGE POPULATION DENSITY: 73 inhabitants per square kilometer
POPULATION IN TOWNS: 145.894 or 70,7% of the population
POPULATION IN MUNICIPALITIES: 60.450 or 29,3% of the population

Age groups
AgeTotal numberShare in the total number of inhabitants in %
0-194497121,8
20-395678127,5
40-595902928,6
60-793966219,2
above 8059012,9
Structure of the population by nationality
NationalityTotal numberShare in the total number of inhabitants in %
Croats14832871,9
Italians142846,9
Serbs66143,2
Bosnians30771,5
Albanians20321
Slovenians20201
Montenegrins7320,3
Roma6000,3
Other5.7852,8
Not specified22.87311,1
Religious beliefTotal numberShare in the total number of inhabitants in %
Catholics16113278,09
Orthodox60962,95
Followers of the Islam86234,18
Adventists1630,08
Baptists230,01
Evangelists1120,05
Jehovah's Witnesses3420,17
Agnostics and unspecified155137,52
Non believers125996,11
Other faiths3120,15
Unknown13460,65