Ferrara | demographics

Demographics

In 2007, there were 135,369 people residing in Ferrara, of whom 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Minors (children ages 18 and younger) totalled 12.28 percent of the population compared to pensioners who number 26.41%. This compares with the Italian average of 18.06% (minors) and 19.94% (pensioners). The average age of Ferrara residents is 49 compared to the Italian average of 42. In the five years between 2002 and 2007, the population of Ferrara grew by 2.28%, while Italy as a whole grew by 3.85%.[27] The current birth rate of Ferrara is 7.02 births per 1,000 inhabitants compared to the Italian average of 9.45 births. Ferrara is known as being the oldest city with a population over 100,000, as well the city with lowest birth rate.

As of 2006, 95.59% of the population was Italian. The largest immigrant group was other European nations (mostly from the Ukraine, and Albania: 2.59%) North Africa: 0.51%, and East Asia: 0.39%. The city is predominantly Roman Catholic, with small Orthodox Christian adherents. The historical Jewish community is still surviving.

Other Languages
العربية: فيرارا
asturianu: Ferrara
azərbaycanca: Ferrara
تۆرکجه: فرارا
Bân-lâm-gú: Ferrara
беларуская: Ферара
български: Ферара
Boarisch: Ferrara
brezhoneg: Ferrara
català: Ferrara
čeština: Ferrara
Cymraeg: Ferrara
dansk: Ferrara
Deutsch: Ferrara
eesti: Ferrara
Ελληνικά: Φερράρα
emiliàn e rumagnòl: Frara
español: Ferrara
Esperanto: Ferrara
euskara: Ferrara
فارسی: فرارا
français: Ferrare
furlan: Ferrare
Gaeilge: Ferrara
galego: Ferrara
한국어: 페라라
հայերեն: Ֆերարա
hrvatski: Ferrara
Bahasa Indonesia: Ferrara
interlingua: Ferrara
íslenska: Ferrara
italiano: Ferrara
עברית: פרארה
ქართული: ფერარა
қазақша: Феррара
Kiswahili: Ferrara
latviešu: Ferrāra
Lëtzebuergesch: Ferrara
lietuvių: Ferara
lumbaart: Ferara
magyar: Ferrara
македонски: Ферара
मराठी: फेरारा
მარგალური: ფერარა
Bahasa Melayu: Ferrara
Nederlands: Ferrara (stad)
日本語: フェラーラ
Napulitano: Ferrara
norsk: Ferrara
norsk nynorsk: Ferrara
occitan: Ferrara
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Ferrara
پنجابی: فیرارا
Piemontèis: Fërara
polski: Ferrara
português: Ferrara
română: Ferrara
Runa Simi: Ferrara
русский: Феррара
संस्कृतम्: फेर्ररा
sardu: Ferrara
Scots: Ferrara
sicilianu: Firrara
Simple English: Ferrara
slovenčina: Ferrara
slovenščina: Ferrara
српски / srpski: Ферара
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Ferrara
suomi: Ferrara
svenska: Ferrara
tarandíne: Ferrara
татарча/tatarça: Феррара
Türkçe: Ferrara
українська: Феррара
اردو: فیرارا
vèneto: Ferara
Tiếng Việt: Ferrara
Volapük: Ferrara
Winaray: Ferrara
粵語: 費拉拉
中文: 费拉拉