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NATO countries Compared by People > Sex ratio > 65 years and over

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 Albania 0.89 male(s)/female 2013
2 Iceland 0.85 male(s)/female 2013
3 Turkey 0.84 male(s)/female 2013
=4 Netherlands 0.8 male(s)/female 2013
=4 Denmark 0.8 male(s)/female 2013
=4 United Kingdom 0.8 male(s)/female 2013
7 Canada 0.79 male(s)/female 2013
=8 Norway 0.78 male(s)/female 2013
=8 Greece 0.78 male(s)/female 2013
10 Germany 0.76 male(s)/female 2013
=11 France 0.74 male(s)/female 2013
=11 Italy 0.74 male(s)/female 2013
=11 Spain 0.74 male(s)/female 2013
14 Belgium 0.72 male(s)/female 2013
15 Luxembourg 0.71 male(s)/female 2013
16 Portugal 0.69 male(s)/female 2013
=17 Bulgaria 0.68 male(s)/female 2013
=17 Romania 0.68 male(s)/female 2013
19 Czech Republic 0.67 male(s)/female 2013
=20 Slovenia 0.66 male(s)/female 2013
=20 Croatia 0.66 male(s)/female 2013
22 Poland 0.62 male(s)/female 2013
23 Slovakia 0.6 male(s)/female 2013
24 Hungary 0.59 male(s)/female 2013
25 Lithuania 0.53 male(s)/female 2013
26 Estonia 0.49 male(s)/female 2013
27 Latvia 0.48 male(s)/female 2013

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