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People > Population ages 65 and above > % of total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Population ages 65 and above is the percentage of the total population that is 65 or older.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Italy 19.97% 2005
2 Japan 19.73% 2005
3 Germany 18.77% 2005
4 Greece 18.17% 2005
5 Belgium 17.56% 2005
=6 Sweden 17.22% 2005
=6 Croatia 17.22% 2005
8 Portugal 17.08% 2005
9 Latvia 16.93% 2005
10 Bulgaria 16.81% 2005
11 Austria 16.72% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 16.64% 2005
12 France 16.61% 2005
13 Estonia 16.51% 2005
14 Spain 16.47% 2005
15 Ukraine 16.14% 2005
16 United Kingdom 15.96% 2005
17 Switzerland 15.95% 2005
18 Finland 15.86% 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 15.69% 2005
European Union average (profile) 15.62% 2005
19 Slovenia 15.57% 2005
20 Lithuania 15.46% 2005
21 Hungary 15.2% 2005
22 Denmark 15.02% 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 15% 2005
23 Norway 15% 2005
24 Romania 14.76% 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 14.7% 2005
25 Belarus 14.67% 2005
Europe average (profile) 14.54% 2005
26 Georgia 14.31% 2005
27 Czech Republic 14.21% 2005
28 Netherlands 14.1% 2005
29 Serbia and Montenegro 14.08% 2005
30 Bosnia and Herzegovina 14.01% 2005
31 Luxembourg 13.83% 2005
32 Russia 13.77% 2005
33 Malta 13.51% 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 13.47% 2005
34 Uruguay 13.23% 2005
35 Canada 13.14% 2005
36 Poland 12.93% 2005
37 Australia 12.7% 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 12.67% 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 12.5% 2005
38 United States 12.31% 2005
39 New Zealand 12.29% 2005
=40 Armenia 12.09% 2005
=40 Puerto Rico 12.09% 2005
42 Cyprus 12.07% 2005
43 Hong Kong 11.97% 2005
44 Slovakia 11.81% 2005
45 Iceland 11.75% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 11% 2005
46 Ireland 10.91% 2005
47 Cuba 10.81% 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 10.67% 2005
48 Virgin Islands 10.65% 2005
49 Argentina 10.2% 2005
50 Israel 10.14% 2005
51 Moldova 10.11% 2005
52 Barbados 10% 2005
53 Netherlands Antilles 9.49% 2005
54 South Korea 9.43% 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 9.26% 2005
55 Kazakhstan 8.5% 2005
56 Singapore 8.48% 2005
57 Albania 8.3% 2005
58 Chile 8.09% 2005
59 Macau 7.66% 2005
60 China 7.6% 2005
61 Jamaica 7.55% 2005
62 Trinidad and Tobago 7.37% 2005
63 Lebanon 7.35% 2005
64 Sri Lanka 7.27% 2005
65 Saint Lucia 7.17% 2005
66 Azerbaijan 7.1% 2005
67 Thailand 7.05% 2005
68 North Korea 6.82% 2005
69 Mauritius 6.6% 2005
70 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.55% 2005
71 Suriname 6.36% 2005
72 Tunisia 6.26% 2005
73 The Bahamas 6.24% 2005
74 Brazil 6.13% 2005
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 6.12% 2005
75 Kyrgyzstan 6.12% 2005
76 Guam 6.1% 2005
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 6.05% 2005
77 New Caledonia 6.01% 2005
=78 Panama 5.99% 2005
=78 Tonga 5.99% 2005
80 Turkey 5.9% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 5.89% 2005
81 Costa Rica 5.82% 2005
82 Ecuador 5.81% 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 5.75% 1999
83 Indonesia 5.51% 2005
84 Vietnam 5.44% 2005
85 El Salvador 5.36% 2005
86 Mexico 5.34% 2005
=87 India 5.27% 2005
=87 Peru 5.27% 2005
89 Lesotho 5.26% 2005
90 Guyana 5.16% 2005
91 Colombia 5.1% 2005
92 Venezuela 5.06% 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 5.06% 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 4.97% 2005
93 Burma 4.94% 2005
94 French Polynesia 4.93% 2005
95 Morocco 4.81% 2005
96 Egypt 4.79% 2005
97 Uzbekistan 4.74% 2005
98 Turkmenistan 4.67% 2005
=99 Malaysia 4.6% 2005
=99 Bhutan 4.6% 2005
101 Samoa 4.56% 2005
102 Algeria 4.55% 2005
103 Bolivia 4.53% 2005
104 Iran 4.52% 2005
Hot countries average (profile) 4.41% 2005
105 Gabon 4.35% 2005
South Asia average (profile) 4.33% 2005
106 Guatemala 4.31% 2005
107 Cape Verde 4.29% 2005
=108 Belize 4.27% 2005
=108 Sao Tome and Principe 4.27% 2005
110 South Africa 4.25% 2005
111 Dominican Republic 4.14% 2005
112 Libya 4.08% 2005
113 Central African Republic 4.05% 2005
114 Haiti 4% 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 3.98% 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 3.94% 2005
115 Equatorial Guinea 3.93% 2005
116 Philippines 3.88% 2005
117 Fiji 3.87% 2005
118 Tajikistan 3.86% 2005
=119 Pakistan 3.85% 2005
=119 Honduras 3.85% 2005
121 Mongolia 3.77% 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 3.74% 2005
122 Paraguay 3.74% 2005
123 The Gambia 3.73% 2005
124 Cameroon 3.68% 2005
125 Ghana 3.66% 2005
=126 Nepal 3.65% 2005
=126 Laos 3.65% 2005
128 Zimbabwe 3.64% 2005
129 Bangladesh 3.61% 2005
130 Sudan 3.6% 2005
131 Swaziland 3.55% 2005
132 Guinea 3.53% 2005
133 Namibia 3.5% 2005
134 Maldives 3.45% 2005
135 Cambodia 3.42% 2005
136 Mauritania 3.4% 2005
137 Federated States of Micronesia 3.39% 2005
138 Vanuatu 3.35% 2005
=139 Sierra Leone 3.34% 2005
=139 Mozambique 3.34% 2005
141 Botswana 3.33% 2005
142 Nicaragua 3.3% 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 3.3% 2005
failed states average (profile) 3.28% 2005
143 Cote d'Ivoire 3.27% 2005
144 Tanzania 3.23% 2005
145 Jordan 3.21% 2005
146 Brunei 3.15% 2005
147 Syria 3.14% 2005
148 Madagascar 3.13% 2005
=149 Senegal 3.12% 2005
=149 Togo 3.12% 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 3.07% 2005
151 Guinea-Bissau 3.05% 2005
152 Chad 3.04% 2005
153 Nigeria 3.03% 2005
=154 Malawi 3.01% 2005
=154 Bahrain 3.01% 2005
=154 Zambia 3.01% 2005
157 Ethiopia 2.93% 2005
=158 Congo, Republic of the 2.92% 2005
=158 Saudi Arabia 2.92% 2005
160 East Timor 2.9% 2005
161 Iraq 2.87% 1999
162 Afghanistan 2.85% 1989
163 Djibouti 2.84% 2005
164 Kenya 2.82% 2005
165 Burkina Faso 2.73% 2005
166 Burundi 2.72% 2005
167 Benin 2.71% 2005
168 Mali 2.7% 2005
169 Comoros 2.68% 2005
170 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.67% 2005
171 Somalia 2.62% 2005
172 Oman 2.55% 2005
173 Rwanda 2.46% 2005
=174 Angola 2.45% 2005
=174 Uganda 2.45% 2005
176 Solomon Islands 2.43% 2005
177 Papua New Guinea 2.41% 2005
178 Eritrea 2.31% 2005
179 Yemen 2.29% 2005
180 Liberia 2.22% 2005
181 Niger 1.96% 2005
182 Kuwait 1.77% 2005
183 Qatar 1.26% 2005
184 United Arab Emirates 1.07% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Population ages 65 and above > % of total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Population-ages-65-and-above/%-of-total

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