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South Asia 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Afghanistan 0.94 1989
2 Bhutan 0.75 2005
3 Pakistan 0.73 2005
4 Bangladesh 0.64 2005
5 India 0.6 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/South-Asia/People/Age-dependency-ratio/Dependents-to-working--age-population

South Asia Compared by People > Age dependency ratio > Dependents to working-age population

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