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People > Widows > Proportion of age group > All > Men > Aged above 59: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percent widowed in age group.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Mongolia 24.4% 2000
2 Burma 23.5% 1991
3 Pitcairn Islands 22.2% 1988
4 Bolivia 19.6% 2001
5 Greenland 18.8% 2000
6 China 18.5% 2000
7 Nicaragua 18% 2003
8 Cook Islands 17.5% 1996
9 Pakistan 17.2% 2003
10 Moldova 17.1% 1989
=11 Serbia and Montenegro 16.8% 2002
=11 Tuvalu 16.8% 2002
=11 Serbia 16.8% 2002
=14 Vanuatu 16.7% 1989
=14 French Polynesia 16.7% 1996
16 Kazakhstan 16.2% 1999
=17 Trinidad and Tobago 16.1% 1990
=17 Scotland 16.1% 1985
19 Republic of Macedonia 15.7% 1994
=20 Russia 15.6% 2002
=20 Malta 15.6% 1985
=22 Wallis and Futuna 15.5% 1996
=22 India 15.5% 1991
=22 Ukraine 15.5% 2001
=25 Philippines 15.4% 2000
=25 Mexico 15.4% 2003
=27 Laos 15.1% 1995
=27 Romania 15.1% 2003
=27 East Germany 15.1% 1989
=27 Kyrgyzstan 15.1% 1999
31 Thailand 15% 2000
32 Uzbekistan 14.9% 1989
33 Tonga 14.8% 1996
34 Northern Mariana Islands 14.7% 1990
35 Fiji 14.5% 1986
36 Maldives 14.4% 2000
=37 Hungary 14.3% 2004
=37 Marshall Islands 14.3% 1999
=39 The Bahamas 14% 1990
=39 Vietnam 14% 1999
=39 Belarus 14% 1999
42 Northern Ireland 13.9% 1991
43 Tajikistan 13.8% 1989
44 United Kingdom 13.7% 2001
45 Isle of Man 13.6% 2001
=46 Mauritius 13.4% 2000
=46 Saint Lucia 13.4% 1991
48 West Germany 13.3% 1989
49 Chile 13.2% 1992
=50 Jersey 13.1% 1996
=50 El Salvador 13.1% 1992
=50 Croatia 13.1% 2001
=50 Poland 13.1% 2002
54 Soviet Union 12.9% 1989
=55 Belize 12.8% 1991
=55 Denmark 12.8% 2004
=57 Slovakia 12.5% 2003
=57 Anguilla 12.5% 2001
=57 Lithuania 12.5% 2001
=60 Dominica 12.4% 2001
=60 New Zealand 12.4% 1991
=62 Colombia 12.3% 1993
=62 Jamaica 12.3% 2001
=64 Azerbaijan 12.1% 1999
=64 New Caledonia 12.1% 2002
=66 Puerto Rico 12% 2000
=66 Belgium 12% 2004
68 Israel 11.9% 2004
=69 Netherlands Antilles 11.8% 2001
=69 Guatemala 11.8% 1990
=69 Czech Republic 11.8% 2004
=69 Egypt 11.8% 1996
=73 Luxembourg 11.7% 2001
=73 Estonia 11.7% 2000
=73 Paraguay 11.7% 2002
76 Faroe Islands 11.6% 1992
=77 Norway 11.5% 2004
=77 Ireland 11.5% 2002
=77 Cambodia 11.5% 2004
=77 Argentina 11.5% 1991
=81 Malaysia 11.4% 2000
=81 Aruba 11.4% 2000
=81 Spain 11.4% 1991
=84 Ecuador 11.3% 2001
=84 Niue 11.3% 1986
=86 Madagascar 11.2% 1993
=86 Indonesia 11.2% 2000
=86 Hong Kong 11.2% 2001
=86 United States 11.2% 2000
=90 Portugal 11.1% 2001
=90 Gibraltar 11.1% 2001
=90 Macau 11.1% 2001
=90 Cuba 11.1% 2002
=94 Federated States of Micronesia 11% 1994
=94 Latvia 11% 2002
96 Cyprus 10.9% 2001
=97 Uganda 10.8% 2002
=97 Brazil 10.8% 1991
=97 Iceland 10.8% 2004
=97 Germany 10.8% 2004
=101 Bermuda 10.6% 2000
=101 Brunei 10.6% 2001
=101 Reunion 10.6% 1999
=104 Netherlands 10.5% 2004
=104 American Samoa 10.5% 1990
=104 Venezuela 10.5% 2001
=104 Slovenia 10.5% 2004
=104 South Africa 10.5% 1996
109 Sweden 10.4% 2004
=110 South Korea 10.3% 2000
=110 Dominican Republic 10.3% 2002
=110 Panama 10.3% 2000
=110 Ghana 10.3% 2000
=110 Singapore 10.3% 2000
=115 Canada 10.2% 2004
=115 Turkey 10.2% 2000
=115 Australia 10.2% 2001
=115 Austria 10.2% 2001
=119 France 10.1% 2004
=119 British Virgin Islands 10.1% 1991
=119 Uruguay 10.1% 1996
=122 Italy 10% 2004
=122 Zambia 10% 2000
124 Cayman Islands 9.9% 1989
125 Finland 9.8% 2004
=126 Costa Rica 9.6% 2003
=126 Palau 9.6% 1995
=126 Martinique 9.6% 1999
=126 Guadeloupe 9.6% 1999
=126 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 9.6% 2002
131 Central African Republic 9.3% 1988
=132 Armenia 9.2% 2001
=132 Japan 9.2% 2000
=134 Nepal 9.1% 2001
=134 Switzerland 9.1% 2004
=136 Greece 9% 2001
=136 Iraq 9% 1997
=138 Botswana 8.9% 2001
=138 Gabon 8.9% 1993
=140 Zimbabwe 8.8% 2002
=140 Haiti 8.8% 1996
142 Albania 8.7% 2001
143 San Marino 8.5% 2003
=144 Monaco 8.3% 2000
=144 Seychelles 8.3% 2002
146 Mozambique 8.1% 1997
=147 Tanzania 8% 1988
=147 Cape Verde 8% 1990
=147 Iran 8% 1996
150 Ethiopia 7.3% 1994
151 Liechtenstein 7.2% 2004
152 Palestine 7% 2004
153 Tunisia 6.9% 1994
154 Burundi 6.7% 1990
155 Malawi 6.4% 1987
=156 Morocco 6.3% 1994
=156 Algeria 6.3% 1987
158 Burkina Faso 6.2% 1991
159 Jordan 6.1% 2004
160 Guernsey 5.9% 2001
=161 Saint Helena 5.6% 1996
=161 Sudan 5.6% 1993
163 Mali 5.4% 1987
164 French Guiana 5.1% 1999
=165 Nigeria 5% 1991
=165 Namibia 5% 1991
=167 Kenya 4.7% 1989
=167 Niger 4.7% 1988
169 Senegal 4.4% 1993
170 Bangladesh 4.1% 1991
=171 Saudi Arabia 3.7% 2004
=171 Kuwait 3.7% 1996
173 Qatar 3.6% 2004
174 Comoros 3.1% 1991
=175 Swaziland 2.3% 1991
=175 The Gambia 2.3% 1993
=175 Bulgaria 2.3% 2001
178 Sao Tome and Principe 2.2% 1991
179 Bahrain 1.9% 2001
180 Yemen 1.4% 1994

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Widows > Proportion of age group > All > Men > Aged above 59", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Widows/Proportion-of-age-group/All/Men/Aged-above-59

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