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Densely populated countries Compared by People > Sex ratio > Under 15 years

DEFINITION: The number of males for each female one of five age groups - at birth, under 15 years, 15-64 years, 65 years and over, and for the total population. Sex ratio at birth has recently emerged as an indicator of certain kinds of sex discrimination in some countries. For instance, high sex ratios at birth in some Asian countries are now attributed to sex-selective abortion and infanticide due to a strong preference for sons. This will affect future marriage patterns and fertility patterns. Eventually it could cause unrest among young adult males who are unable to find partners.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 San Marino 1.14 male(s)/female 2012
2 India 1.13 male(s)/female 2012
3 Macau 1.12 male(s)/female 2012
=4 Hong Kong 1.09 male(s)/female 2012
=4 South Korea 1.09 male(s)/female 2012
=6 Japan 1.08 male(s)/female 2012
=6 Taiwan 1.08 male(s)/female 2012
=6 Guernsey 1.08 male(s)/female 2012
9 Jersey 1.07 male(s)/female 2012
=10 Grenada 1.06 male(s)/female 2012
=10 Tuvalu 1.06 male(s)/female 2012
=10 Gibraltar 1.06 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Singapore 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Malta 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Israel 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Lebanon 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 El Salvador 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Monaco 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=13 Netherlands 1.05 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Sri Lanka 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Belgium 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Puerto Rico 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Marshall Islands 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Maldives 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Philippines 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Mauritius 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=20 Virgin Islands 1.04 male(s)/female 2012
=28 Bangladesh 1.03 male(s)/female 2012
=28 Bahrain 1.03 male(s)/female 2012
=28 Martinique 1.03 male(s)/female 2006
=31 Bermuda 1.02 male(s)/female 2012
=31 Rwanda 1.02 male(s)/female 2012
=33 Burundi 1.01 male(s)/female 2012
=33 Aruba 1.01 male(s)/female 2012
=33 Mayotte 1.01 male(s)/female 2011
=36 Haiti 1 male(s)/female 2012
=36 Barbados 1 male(s)/female 2012
=38 Comoros 0.99 male(s)/female 2012
=38 Saint Martin 0.99 male(s)/female 2012
40 Nauru 0.81 male(s)/female 2012

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