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People > Age distribution > Elderly dependency ratio: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of dependant adults out of total population aged 15-64. A dependant adult is an adult aged 65 and older.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 43.58% 2015
2 Italy 33.84% 2015
3 Germany 32.69% 2015
4 Finland 32.25% 2015
5 Sweden 31.83% 2015
6 Greece 31.08% 2015
7 Bulgaria 30.08% 2015
8 France 29.65% 2015
9 Portugal 29.26% 2015
10 Denmark 29.11% 2015
11 Belgium 28.99% 2015
12 Croatia 28.58% 2015
13 Virgin Islands 28.38% 2015
14 Latvia 28.21% 2015
15 Estonia 28.16% 2015
16 United Kingdom 28.11% 2015
17 Austria 27.88% 2015
18 Netherlands 27.76% 2015
19 Spain 27.58% 2015
20 Switzerland 27.11% 2015
21 Slovenia 26.43% 2015
22 Martinique 26.37% 2015
23 Czech Republic 26.26% 2015
24 Hungary 26.12% 2015
25 Malta 25.97% 2015
26 Channel Islands 25.28% 2015
27 Norway 25.17% 2015
28 Canada 23.68% 2015
29 Bosnia and Herzegovina 22.93% 2015
30 Lithuania 22.84% 2015
31 Australia 22.74% 2015
32 New Zealand 22.47% 2015
33 Romania 22.25% 2015
34 Uruguay 22.25% 2015
35 United States 22.25% 2015
36 Poland 22.03% 2015
37 Georgia 22.03% 2015
38 Guadeloupe 21.73% 2015
39 Puerto Rico 21.71% 2015
40 Serbia 21.69% 2015
41 Ukraine 21.2% 2015
42 Luxembourg 21.17% 2015
43 Hong Kong 20.49% 2015
44 Iceland 20.27% 2015
45 Montenegro 20.17% 2015
46 Cuba 19.9% 2015
47 Belarus 19.65% 2015
48 Ireland 19.21% 2015
49 Slovakia 19.13% 2015
50 Russia 18.77% 2015
51 Republic of Macedonia 18.27% 2015
52 Cyprus 18.14% 2015
53 South Korea 17.87% 2015
54 Israel 17.77% 2015
55 Aruba 17.56% 2015
56 Argentina 17.26% 2015
57 Moldova 16.42% 2015
58 Albania 16.26% 2015
59 Barbados 16.18% 2015
60 Chile 15.34% 2015
61 Singapore 15.2% 2015
62 New Caledonia 15.04% 2015
63 Armenia 15.04% 2015
64 Thailand 14.48% 2015
65 Trinidad and Tobago 13.79% 2015
66 North Korea 13.77% 2015
67 Sri Lanka 13.66% 2015
68 Mauritius 13.29% 2015
69 Guam 13.27% 2015
70 Saint Lucia 13.24% 2015
71 China 13.06% 2015
72 Lebanon 12.31% 2015
73 Jamaica 12.29% 2015
74 The Bahamas 11.7% 2015
75 Panama 11.69% 2015
76 Brazil 11.65% 2015
77 Macau 11.53% 2015
78 El Salvador 11.45% 2015
79 Turkey 11.43% 2015
80 Seychelles 11.2% 2015
81 Tunisia 10.82% 2015
82 Costa Rica 10.75% 2015
83 French Polynesia 10.74% 2015
84 Ecuador 10.7% 2015
85 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 10.7% 2015
86 Grenada 10.69% 2015
87 Antigua and Barbuda 10.44% 2015
88 Mexico 10.33% 2015
89 Dominican Republic 10.32% 2015
90 Peru 10.26% 2015
91 Tonga 10.23% 2015
92 Suriname 10.21% 2015
93 Kazakhstan 10.11% 2015
94 Venezuela 10.08% 2015
95 Colombia 9.98% 2015
96 Vietnam 9.6% 2015
97 Federated States of Micronesia 9.57% 2015
98 Egypt 9.38% 2015
99 Paraguay 9.13% 2015
100 Samoa 9.11% 2015
101 Gabon 8.91% 2015
102 Fiji 8.91% 2015
103 Cambodia 8.91% 2015
104 South Africa 8.81% 2015
105 Nepal 8.6% 2015
106 Guatemala 8.38% 2015
107 Malaysia 8.34% 2015
108 Bolivia 8.33% 2015
109 India 8.26% 2015
110 Indonesia 8.16% 2015
111 French Guiana 8.1% 2015
112 Cape Verde 7.89% 2015
113 Iran 7.85% 2015
114 Azerbaijan 7.77% 2015
115 Burma 7.7% 2015
116 Morocco 7.6% 2015
117 Libya 7.6% 2015
118 Nicaragua 7.56% 2015
119 Honduras 7.53% 2015
120 Haiti 7.47% 2015
121 Bangladesh 7.34% 2015
122 Maldives 7.33% 2015
123 Bhutan 7.32% 2015
124 Syria 7.07% 2015
125 Pakistan 7.03% 2015
126 Algeria 6.98% 2015
127 Lesotho 6.93% 2015
128 Brunei 6.92% 2015
129 Kiribati 6.69% 2015
130 Vanuatu 6.67% 2015
131 Zimbabwe 6.66% 2015
132 Central African Republic 6.65% 2015
133 Djibouti 6.63% 2015
134 East Timor 6.57% 2015
135 Philippines 6.53% 2015
136 Belize 6.46% 2015
137 Mozambique 6.41% 2015
138 Uzbekistan 6.39% 2015
139 South Sudan 6.38% 2015
140 Ethiopia 6.33% 2015
141 Kyrgyzstan 6.31% 2015
142 Malawi 6.27% 2015
143 Laos 6.24% 2015
144 Tanzania 6.23% 2015
145 Turkmenistan 6.15% 2015
146 Swaziland 6.07% 2015
147 Botswana 5.99% 2015
148 Solomon Islands 5.94% 2015
149 Cameroon 5.91% 2015
150 Namibia 5.9% 2015
151 Sudan 5.88% 2015
152 Ghana 5.87% 2015
153 Sao Tome and Principe 5.85% 2015
154 Jordan 5.79% 2015
155 Guyana 5.74% 2015
156 Guinea 5.62% 2015
157 Mauritania 5.61% 2015
158 Mongolia 5.6% 2015
159 Somalia 5.6% 2015
160 Niger 5.53% 2015
161 Liberia 5.51% 2015
162 Iraq 5.5% 2015
163 Democratic Republic of the Congo 5.44% 2015
164 Senegal 5.43% 2015
165 Mali 5.39% 2015
166 Palestine 5.31% 2015
167 Guinea-Bissau 5.29% 2015
168 Benin 5.26% 2015
169 Tajikistan 5.22% 2015
170 Nigeria 5.14% 2015
171 Madagascar 5.12% 2015
172 Comoros 5.11% 2015
173 Yemen 5.1% 2015
174 Zambia 5.05% 2015
175 Papua New Guinea 5.02% 2015
176 Kenya 4.98% 2015
177 Togo 4.93% 2015
178 Uganda 4.85% 2015
179 Chad 4.76% 2015
180 Equatorial Guinea 4.75% 2015
181 Angola 4.75% 2015
182 Sierra Leone 4.71% 2015
183 Afghanistan 4.68% 2015
184 Mayotte 4.66% 2015
185 Burkina Faso 4.6% 2015
186 Burundi 4.5% 2015
187 Gambia 4.49% 2015
188 Rwanda 4.47% 2015
189 Saudi Arabia 4.38% 2015
190 Eritrea 4.25% 2015
191 Oman 4.03% 2015
192 Western Sahara 4.01% 2015
193 Kuwait 3.33% 2015
194 Bahrain 3.02% 2015
195 Qatar 1.08% 2015
196 United Arab Emirates 0.607% 2015

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Age distribution > Elderly dependency ratio", United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Age-distribution/Elderly-dependency-ratio

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