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According to the sixth population census in 2010, permanent population is 1121.3 thousand. At the end of 2010, the total household population is 967710 and the population density is 672 people / square kilometers.
1. The permanent population of Zhoushan: The permanent population of Zhoushan is 1.1213 million, increasing 0.1198 million compared with the number from the fifth national census in 2000. The increase rate is 11.95%, and the average annual increase rate is 1.14%. 21.89% of the permanent population is the influx of people from the cities outside Zhoushan, the number of which is 24,550 and among which the population from other provinces is 21.39 million, accounting for 19.08%.
2. The family household population: There are 0.43 million families among the permanent population of Zhoushan. The family household population is 1.0287 million, the average population of each family is 2.39, decreasing 0.34, compared with 2.73 according to the fifth national census in 2000.
3. The gender structure: Among the permanent population of Zhoushan, the male population is 58.84 million accounting for 52.48% and the female population is 53.29 million, accounting for 47.52%. The total population sex ratio (setting 100 as the value of number for female, ratio of male to female) increases from 110.13 in the fifth national census in 2000 to 110.43.
4. The age structure Among the permanent population of Zhoushan, the population from 014 years old is 114,400, accounting for 10.19%; 1559yearold population is 0.8307 million, accounting for 74.08%; 60 years old and above population is 176,300, accounting for 15.73% , Of which population of 65 years and above is 0.1178 million, accounting for 10.50%. Compared with the fifth national census in 2000, the proportion of the population aged 014 dropped by 5.09%, and the proportion of the population aged 1559 increased by 2.22 %. The proportion of the population aged 60 years old and above increased by 2.87 %, of which the proportion over 65 years old increased by 1.17%.
5, Population of different educated level Among the permanent population of Zhoushan, the population with a university degree(at least college degree) the population is 115,300; (including secondary high school degree) the population with a high school degree is 138,500; the population with a junior school degree is 398.2 thousand; the population with a primary school degree is 341.3 thousand (the scope of these statistics including all types of school graduates, undergraduates and students).
Compared with the fifth national census in 2000, the number of people with a university degree per 100,000 increases from 3306 to 10282; the number of people with a high school degree increases from 12206 to 12,356; the number of people with a junior secondary school degree increases from 32719 to 35514; the number of people with a primary school decreases from 35590 to 30436.
Among the permanent population of Zhoushan, the illiterate population (illiterate people aged 15 and above) is 77,600. Compared with the fifth national census in 2000, the population reduces by 18,000, and the illiteracy rate drops from 9.54% to 6.92% and drops by 2.62 percentages.
6. Urban and rural population. the permanent population of Zhoushan, urban population is 713.1 thousand, accounting for 63.59%; rural population is 408.2 thousand, accounting for 36.41%. Compared with the fifth national census in 2000, the urban population increases by 151,900 and the rural population decreases by 32,200, and the proportion of urban population increases by 7.56 percentage points.
7, The population distribution in different districts: Among the permanent population of Zhoushan, the population of Dinghai District is 0.4642 million, an increase of 25.64% compared with the one in 2000, of which 55,900 people in Lincheng Street; Putuo District, 378,800 people, an increase of 9.41% compared with the one in 2000, which Putuo Town 10,400 people; Daishan County, 20.22 million, an increase of 2.37% over 2000; Shengsi County for 76,100 people, a decrease of 13.87%, compared with the one in 2000 .
8. Nationality Structure: The major nationality is Han, which accounts for about 98.98% of the permanent population of this city. In recent years, the number of ethnic minorities and population in our city showed a strong growth trend, according the sixth census of Zhoushan City, the number of ethnic minorities in our city from 27 in the fifth time in 2000 to 42 now, the permanent population of minority nationalities increases from 2.4 thousand, according to the fifth census in 2000, to 11.4 thousand. The population is quadruple in 10 years. The proportion of the permanent population increases from 0.24% to 1.02%. At present, among the permanent population of minority nationalities of Zhoushan, the number of ethnic minorities whose population is more than one thousand are Miao, Tujia, Hui respectively. And the number of their populations are 3,100, 2,900 and 1,100 thousand respectively. The nationalities whose population is more than 500 are Yi Nationality, whose number of population is 700 and Buyi Nationality, whose number of population is 600.