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NATO countries Compared by People > Age structure > 15-64 years > From total

DEFINITION: This entry provides the distribution of the population according to age. Information is included by sex and age group (0-14 years, 15-64 years, 65 years and over). The age structure of a population affects a nation's key socioeconomic issues. Countries with young populations (high percentage under age 15) need to invest more in schools, while countries with older populations (high percentage ages 65 and over) need to invest more in the health sector. The age structure can also be used to help predict potential political issues. For example, the rapid growth of a young adult population unable to find employment can lead to unrest.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Slovakia 71.7% 2008
2 Poland 71.4% 2008
3 Czech Republic 71.2% 2008
4 Slovenia 70.1% 2008
=5 Romania 69.7% 2008
=5 Latvia 69.7% 2008
7 Lithuania 69.5% 2008
8 Hungary 69.3% 2008
9 Canada 68.8% 2008
=10 Bulgaria 68.6% 2008
=10 Turkey 68.6% 2008
12 Netherlands 67.8% 2008
13 Spain 67.6% 2008
14 Estonia 67.5% 2008
15 Croatia 67.2% 2008
16 United Kingdom 67.1% 2008
17 Iceland 67% 2008
18 Albania 66.9% 2008
=19 Luxembourg 66.6% 2008
=19 Greece 66.6% 2008
=21 Italy 66.3% 2008
=21 Belgium 66.3% 2008
=23 Portugal 66.2% 2008
=23 Germany 66.2% 2008
=23 Norway 66.2% 2008
26 Denmark 65.9% 2008
27 France 65.2% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Age structure > 15-64 years > From total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/NATO-countries/People/Age-structure/15--64-years/From-total

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