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People > Age distribution Stats: compare key data on United Kingdom & United States

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STAT United Kingdom United States HISTORY
Elderly dependency ratio 53.85%
Ranked 66th. 14% more than United States
47.21%
Ranked 101st.

Median age 46.96 years
Ranked 77th. 6% more than United States
44.38 years
Ranked 117th.

Population aged 0-14 15.44%
Ranked 104th.
16.71%
Ranked 62nd. 8% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 0-14 > Total 11.91 million
Ranked 36th.
77.19 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 0-4 > Percent 5.06%
Ranked 103th.
5.53%
Ranked 57th. 9% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 0-4 > Total 3.91 million
Ranked 36th.
25.57 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-24 > Percent 10.62%
Ranked 114th.
11.22%
Ranked 80th. 6% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-24 > Total 8.2 million
Ranked 36th.
51.86 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-59 49.39%
Ranked 134th.
51.06%
Ranked 99th. 3% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-64 54.97%
Ranked 140th.
56.58%
Ranked 104th. 3% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-64 > Total 42.42 million
Ranked 34th.
261.45 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 60 or over > Percent 35.17%
Ranked 71st. 9% more than United States
32.24%
Ranked 107th.

Population aged 60 or over > Total 27.14 million
Ranked 23th.
148.96 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 65 or over > Percent 29.6%
Ranked 69th. 11% more than United States
26.71%
Ranked 104th.

Total dependency ratio 81.93%
Ranked 57th. 7% more than United States
76.73%
Ranked 93th.

Population aged 65 or over > Total 22.84 million
Ranked 22nd.
123.43 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-59 > Total 38.12 million
Ranked 35th.
235.92 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 80 or over > Total 10.34 million
Ranked 18th.
51.64 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than United Kingdom

Population aged 5-14 > Percent 10.38%
Ranked 104th.
11.17%
Ranked 64th. 8% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 80 or over > Percent 13.4%
Ranked 58th. 20% more than United States
11.18%
Ranked 93th.

Population aged 5-14 > Total 8.01 million
Ranked 36th.
51.62 million
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than United Kingdom

Child dependency ratio 28.09%
Ranked 60th.
29.52%
Ranked 37th. 5% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-64 > Total per thousand people 656.34
Ranked 91st.
677.3
Ranked 56th. 3% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-24 > Total per thousand people 129.1
Ranked 165th.
142.08
Ranked 154th. 10% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 60 or over > Total per thousand people 226.02
Ranked 18th. 21% more than United States
186.84
Ranked 39th.

Population aged 0-14 > Total per thousand people 175.02
Ranked 151st.
200.26
Ranked 139th. 14% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 15-59 > Total per thousand people 595.66
Ranked 115th.
622.34
Ranked 81st. 4% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 0-4 > Total per thousand people 62.61
Ranked 146th.
66.08
Ranked 135th. 6% more than United Kingdom

Population aged 80 or over > Total per thousand people 46.42
Ranked 12th. 27% more than United States
36.67
Ranked 30th.

Population aged 65 or over > Total per thousand people 165.35
Ranked 21st. 25% more than United States
131.88
Ranked 41st.

Population aged 5-14 > Total per thousand people 112.42
Ranked 157th.
134.18
Ranked 136th. 19% more than United Kingdom

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Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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