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Emerging markets Compared by People > Age dependency ratio > Dependents to working-age population

DEFINITION: Age dependency ratio is the ratio of dependents--people younger than 15 or older than 64--to the working-age population--those ages 15-64. For example, 0.7 means there are 7 dependents for every 10 working-age people.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Pakistan 0.73 2005
2 Philippines 0.64 2005
=3 Peru 0.6 2005
=3 India 0.6 2005
5 Malaysia 0.59 2005
=6 South Africa 0.58 2005
=6 Argentina 0.58 2005
=8 Colombia 0.57 2005
=8 Venezuela 0.57 2005
=8 Mexico 0.57 2005
11 Turkey 0.53 2005
=12 Brazil 0.51 2005
=12 Indonesia 0.51 2005
14 Chile 0.49 2005
15 Lithuania 0.47 2005
=16 Estonia 0.46 2005
=16 Latvia 0.46 2005
=18 Ukraine 0.45 2005
=18 Thailand 0.45 2005
=18 Hungary 0.45 2005
21 Bulgaria 0.44 2005
22 Romania 0.43 2005
=23 China 0.41 2005
=23 Russia 0.41 2005
=23 Poland 0.41 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Age dependency ratio > Dependents to working-age population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/People/Age-dependency-ratio/Dependents-to-working--age-population

Emerging markets Compared by People > Age dependency ratio > Dependents to working-age population

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Interesting observations about People > Age dependency ratio > Dependents to working-age population

  • Uganda ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Mali ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Israel ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • Sweden ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Albania ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Pakistan ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • United Arab Emirates has ranked last for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population since 1997.
  • France ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Eurozone in 2005.
  • Malawi ranked second for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Bhutan ranked first for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Cold countries in 2005.
  • Canada ranked last for age dependency ratio > dependents to working-age population amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2005.
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