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People > Age distribution > Total dependency ratio: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of dependant persons out of total population aged 15-64. A dependant person is a person aged 0-14 and those over 65 years old.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Niger 111.55% 2015
2 Uganda 101.41% 2015
3 Chad 101.08% 2015
4 Mali 100.91% 2015
5 Somalia 98.15% 2015
6 Angola 97.61% 2015
7 Zambia 95.68% 2015
8 Mozambique 93.79% 2015
9 East Timor 93.06% 2015
10 Malawi 92.56% 2015
11 Gambia 92.35% 2015
12 Tanzania 92.09% 2015
13 Burkina Faso 90.23% 2015
14 Afghanistan 90.11% 2015
15 Democratic Republic of the Congo 90.1% 2015
16 Burundi 89.76% 2015
17 Nigeria 89.07% 2015
18 Mayotte 86.02% 2015
19 Senegal 85.96% 2015
20 Cameroon 84.26% 2015
21 Eritrea 83% 2015
22 Liberia 82.87% 2015
23 Benin 81.98% 2015
24 South Sudan 81.69% 2015
25 Ethiopia 81.54% 2015
26 Guinea 81.5% 2015
27 Sao Tome and Principe 80.64% 2015
28 Kenya 80.37% 2015
29 Madagascar 80.33% 2015
30 Comoros 80.23% 2015
31 Guatemala 79.65% 2015
32 Togo 79.58% 2015
33 Rwanda 78.62% 2015
34 Guinea-Bissau 78.57% 2015
35 Sudan 77.94% 2015
36 Sierra Leone 77.09% 2015
37 Gabon 76.49% 2015
38 Solomon Islands 75.35% 2015
39 Central African Republic 75.35% 2015
40 Mauritania 75.04% 2015
41 Tonga 74.48% 2015
42 Samoa 73.99% 2015
43 Iraq 73.61% 2015
44 Zimbabwe 73.51% 2015
45 Palestine 72.63% 2015
46 Yemen 72.6% 2015
47 Ghana 70.84% 2015
48 Equatorial Guinea 70.35% 2015
49 Swaziland 69.12% 2015
50 Papua New Guinea 67.18% 2015
51 Vanuatu 66.94% 2015
52 Lesotho 66.1% 2015
53 Japan 64.83% 2015
54 Tajikistan 64.64% 2015
55 Bolivia 64.45% 2015
56 Honduras 63.67% 2015
57 Israel 63.58% 2015
58 Syria 63.51% 2015
59 Haiti 63.26% 2015
60 Namibia 62.94% 2015
61 Virgin Islands 62.13% 2015
62 Nepal 62.02% 2015
63 Laos 61.86% 2015
64 Guyana 61.41% 2015
65 Djibouti 60.54% 2015
66 Paraguay 59.95% 2015
67 Philippines 59.92% 2015
68 Sweden 59.47% 2015
69 Pakistan 59.35% 2015
70 Jordan 58.75% 2015
71 Belize 58.55% 2015
72 Finland 58.37% 2015
73 Botswana 58.3% 2015
74 France 58.29% 2015
75 Egypt 58.19% 2015
76 Nicaragua 57.95% 2015
77 Cambodia 57.93% 2015
78 French Guiana 57.86% 2015
79 Dominican Republic 56.69% 2015
80 El Salvador 56.64% 2015
81 Ecuador 56.51% 2015
82 Denmark 56.13% 2015
83 Belgium 55.71% 2015
84 Italy 55.68% 2015
85 Uruguay 55.65% 2015
86 United Kingdom 55.51% 2015
87 Kiribati 54.47% 2015
88 Panama 54.23% 2015
89 Argentina 53.99% 2015
90 Guadeloupe 53.94% 2015
91 South Africa 53.93% 2015
92 Kyrgyzstan 53.92% 2015
93 Martinique 53.88% 2015
94 Norway 53.75% 2015
95 Federated States of Micronesia 53.7% 2015
96 Greece 53.63% 2015
97 Netherlands 53.59% 2015
98 New Zealand 53.25% 2015
99 Peru 53.14% 2015
100 Fiji 52.84% 2015
101 Estonia 52.83% 2015
102 Venezuela 52.72% 2015
103 Germany 52.42% 2015
104 Libya 52.33% 2015
105 Ireland 52.09% 2015
106 Mexico 52.04% 2015
107 Guam 51.98% 2015
108 Australia 51.84% 2015
109 Jamaica 51.79% 2015
110 Sri Lanka 51.75% 2015
111 Latvia 51.74% 2015
112 United States 51.65% 2015
113 Iceland 51.44% 2015
114 Bulgaria 51.26% 2015
115 India 51.13% 2015
116 Bangladesh 51.11% 2015
117 Portugal 51.07% 2015
118 Spain 51.01% 2015
119 Grenada 50.65% 2015
120 Colombia 50.64% 2015
121 Croatia 50.58% 2015
122 Indonesia 50.32% 2015
123 Cape Verde 50.25% 2015
124 Puerto Rico 50.04% 2015
125 Suriname 49.82% 2015
126 Georgia 49.67% 2015
127 Maldives 49.52% 2015
128 Kazakhstan 49.52% 2015
129 Austria 49.45% 2015
130 Algeria 49.38% 2015
131 Morocco 49.29% 2015
132 Czech Republic 49.24% 2015
133 Switzerland 48.97% 2015
134 Turkey 48.46% 2015
135 Canada 48.12% 2015
136 Hungary 48.02% 2015
137 Uzbekistan 47.93% 2015
138 New Caledonia 47.93% 2015
139 Turkmenistan 47.88% 2015
140 Slovenia 47.78% 2015
141 Saint Lucia 47.32% 2015
142 Bhutan 47.2% 2015
143 Montenegro 47.11% 2015
144 Channel Islands 46.91% 2015
145 Malta 46.73% 2015
146 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 46.7% 2015
147 Luxembourg 46.57% 2015
148 Mongolia 46% 2015
149 Antigua and Barbuda 45.67% 2015
150 Saudi Arabia 45.61% 2015
151 Lithuania 45.27% 2015
152 Brazil 45.23% 2015
153 Chile 45.19% 2015
154 Malaysia 44.94% 2015
155 Serbia 44.64% 2015
156 Albania 44.4% 2015
157 North Korea 44.31% 2015
158 Tunisia 44.27% 2015
159 Armenia 44.23% 2015
160 Bosnia and Herzegovina 44.15% 2015
161 Romania 44.08% 2015
162 Aruba 43.95% 2015
163 Poland 43.78% 2015
164 Trinidad and Tobago 43.69% 2015
165 Costa Rica 43.22% 2015
166 Seychelles 42.93% 2015
167 Barbados 42.86% 2015
168 Ukraine 42.6% 2015
169 French Polynesia 42.23% 2015
170 Russia 42.17% 2015
171 Burma 42.07% 2015
172 Iran 42.06% 2015
173 Belarus 42.03% 2015
174 Cuba 42.01% 2015
175 Cyprus 41.59% 2015
176 Brunei 41.49% 2015
177 Republic of Macedonia 41.46% 2015
178 Vietnam 41.29% 2015
179 The Bahamas 41.14% 2015
180 Western Sahara 40.78% 2015
181 Slovakia 40.48% 2015
182 Moldova 40.02% 2015
183 Mauritius 39.73% 2015
184 Lebanon 39.42% 2015
185 Thailand 38.69% 2015
186 Azerbaijan 38.53% 2015
187 China 38.15% 2015
188 South Korea 37.38% 2015
189 Kuwait 36.96% 2015
190 Hong Kong 36.47% 2015
191 Singapore 36.04% 2015
192 Oman 33.26% 2015
193 Bahrain 31.35% 2015
194 Macau 27.51% 2015
195 United Arab Emirates 19.97% 2015
196 Qatar 16.97% 2015

Citation

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

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