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People > Age distribution > Median age: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The median age of the country's residents. This is the age most people are in the country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 48.34 years 2020
2 Germany 47.63 years 2020
3 Italy 46.74 years 2020
4 Hong Kong 45.25 years 2020
5 Greece 45.23 years 2020
6 Portugal 45.03 years 2020
7 Bulgaria 44.63 years 2020
8 Martinique 44.62 years 2020
9 Spain 44.42 years 2020
10 Slovenia 44.35 years 2020
11 Austria 44.12 years 2020
12 Croatia 44.09 years 2020
13 Channel Islands 43.9 years 2020
14 Cuba 43.77 years 2020
15 Netherlands 43.57 years 2020
16 Finland 42.91 years 2020
17 South Korea 42.9 years 2020
18 Malta 42.88 years 2020
19 Switzerland 42.59 years 2020
20 Czech Republic 42.54 years 2020
21 Hungary 42.51 years 2020
22 Belgium 42.5 years 2020
23 Denmark 41.99 years 2020
24 Estonia 41.98 years 2020
25 Latvia 41.98 years 2020
26 Virgin Islands 41.87 years 2020
27 Romania 41.76 years 2020
28 Aruba 41.49 years 2020
29 France 41.33 years 2020
30 Bosnia and Herzegovina 41.22 years 2020
31 Sweden 41.19 years 2020
32 Poland 41.18 years 2020
33 Canada 41.12 years 2020
34 Serbia 41.1 years 2020
35 Slovakia 40.99 years 2020
36 United Kingdom 40.89 years 2020
37 Ukraine 40.81 years 2020
38 Thailand 40.53 years 2020
39 Lithuania 40.4 years 2020
40 Belarus 40.31 years 2020
41 Singapore 40.14 years 2020
42 Macau 39.72 years 2020
43 Republic of Macedonia 39.62 years 2020
44 Luxembourg 39.43 years 2020
45 Russia 39.4 years 2020
46 Norway 39.37 years 2020
47 Georgia 39.25 years 2020
48 Guadeloupe 39.25 years 2020
49 Montenegro 38.88 years 2020
50 Barbados 38.49 years 2020
51 United States 38.23 years 2020
52 Australia 38.03 years 2020
53 New Zealand 37.92 years 2020
54 Cyprus 37.89 years 2020
55 Puerto Rico 37.88 years 2020
56 Moldova 37.72 years 2020
57 China 37.66 years 2020
58 Ireland 37.63 years 2020
59 Mauritius 37.26 years 2020
60 Iceland 37.06 years 2020
61 Trinidad and Tobago 37.03 years 2020
62 Uruguay 35.6 years 2020
63 Chile 35.52 years 2020
64 Armenia 35.48 years 2020
65 North Korea 34.98 years 2020
66 Seychelles 34.97 years 2020
67 Albania 34.91 years 2020
68 Qatar 34.64 years 2020
69 United Arab Emirates 34.62 years 2020
70 The Bahamas 34.13 years 2020
71 Lebanon 34.02 years 2020
72 New Caledonia 33.9 years 2020
73 Sri Lanka 33.39 years 2020
74 Tunisia 33.34 years 2020
75 Brazil 33.28 years 2020
76 French Polynesia 33.22 years 2020
77 Vietnam 33.15 years 2020
78 Brunei 33.07 years 2020
79 Saint Lucia 32.92 years 2020
80 Costa Rica 32.91 years 2020
81 Argentina 32.8 years 2020
82 Azerbaijan 32.68 years 2020
83 Antigua and Barbuda 32.2 years 2020
84 Iran 32.11 years 2020
85 Turkey 32.02 years 2020
86 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 31.85 years 2020
87 Bahrain 31.73 years 2020
88 Burma 31.7 years 2020
89 Guam 31.38 years 2020
90 Kazakhstan 30.95 years 2020
91 Western Sahara 30.86 years 2020
92 Saudi Arabia 30.8 years 2020
93 Israel 30.77 years 2020
94 Suriname 30.74 years 2020
95 Oman 30.61 years 2020
96 Kuwait 30.44 years 2020
97 Malaysia 30.27 years 2020
98 Colombia 29.95 years 2020
99 Panama 29.83 years 2020
100 Indonesia 29.66 years 2020
101 Jamaica 29.54 years 2020
102 Mexico 29.49 years 2020
103 Grenada 29.35 years 2020
104 Mongolia 29.28 years 2020
105 Venezuela 29.26 years 2020
106 Algeria 29.08 years 2020
107 Morocco 29.04 years 2020
108 Bhutan 28.91 years 2020
109 Libya 28.89 years 2020
110 Peru 28.76 years 2020
111 Fiji 28.59 years 2020
112 India 28.41 years 2020
113 Maldives 28.33 years 2020
114 Turkmenistan 28.26 years 2020
115 Ecuador 28.17 years 2020
116 Federated States of Micronesia 28.11 years 2020
117 Uzbekistan 28.04 years 2020
118 Dominican Republic 27.93 years 2020
119 Cape Verde 27.84 years 2020
120 Bangladesh 27.68 years 2020
121 South Africa 27.52 years 2020
122 Cambodia 26.94 years 2020
123 Egypt 26.89 years 2020
124 El Salvador 26.72 years 2020
125 French Guiana 26.54 years 2020
126 Kyrgyzstan 26.24 years 2020
127 Nicaragua 25.76 years 2020
128 Paraguay 25.71 years 2020
129 Kiribati 25.62 years 2020
130 Belize 25.28 years 2020
131 Nepal 24.95 years 2020
132 Pakistan 24.73 years 2020
133 Syria 24.63 years 2020
134 Djibouti 24.62 years 2020
135 Jordan 24.57 years 2020
136 Philippines 24.53 years 2020
137 Guyana 24.23 years 2020
138 Honduras 24.07 years 2020
139 Bolivia 24.03 years 2020
140 Haiti 23.99 years 2020
141 Botswana 23.78 years 2020
142 Laos 23.67 years 2020
143 Namibia 23.28 years 2020
144 Vanuatu 23.11 years 2020
145 Tajikistan 22.61 years 2020
146 Tonga 22.24 years 2020
147 Papua New Guinea 22.17 years 2020
148 Lesotho 22.1 years 2020
149 Samoa 21.97 years 2020
150 Ghana 21.73 years 2020
151 Equatorial Guinea 21.51 years 2020
152 Gabon 21.43 years 2020
153 Zimbabwe 21.43 years 2020
154 Swaziland 21.32 years 2020
155 Palestine 21.14 years 2020
156 Iraq 21.11 years 2020
157 Yemen 21.09 years 2020
158 Central African Republic 20.81 years 2020
159 Guatemala 20.79 years 2020
160 Solomon Islands 20.75 years 2020
161 Mauritania 20.66 years 2020
162 Sudan 20.29 years 2020
163 Sierra Leone 19.98 years 2020
164 Ethiopia 19.95 years 2020
165 Sao Tome and Principe 19.9 years 2020
166 Guinea-Bissau 19.77 years 2020
167 Rwanda 19.73 years 2020
168 Comoros 19.65 years 2020
169 Mayotte 19.6 years 2020
170 Kenya 19.59 years 2020
171 South Sudan 19.58 years 2020
172 Togo 19.55 years 2020
173 Madagascar 19.46 years 2020
174 Guinea 19.44 years 2020
175 Benin 19.35 years 2020
176 Liberia 19.3 years 2020
177 Cameroon 19.03 years 2020
178 Eritrea 18.9 years 2020
179 Afghanistan 18.78 years 2020
180 Senegal 18.62 years 2020
181 Democratic Republic of the Congo 18.04 years 2020
182 Tanzania 17.88 years 2020
183 Burkina Faso 17.87 years 2020
184 Malawi 17.82 years 2020
185 Nigeria 17.81 years 2020
186 Mozambique 17.75 years 2020
187 East Timor 17.38 years 2020
188 Burundi 17.36 years 2020
189 Gambia 17.32 years 2020
190 Zambia 17.02 years 2020
191 Angola 17.01 years 2020
192 Somalia 16.9 years 2020
193 Uganda 16.5 years 2020
194 Chad 16.5 years 2020
195 Mali 16.19 years 2020
196 Niger 14.95 years 2020

Citation

People > Age distribution > Median age: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about People > Age distribution > Median age

  • Singapore has had the highest age distribution > median age since 2090.
  • Zambia has ranked last for age distribution > median age since 2095.
  • Cuba has ranked in the top 4 for age distribution > median age since 2040.
  • South Korea has ranked in the top 5 for age distribution > median age since 2045.
  • Mali has ranked third last for age distribution > median age since 2060.
  • Portugal has ranked in the top 7 for age distribution > median age since 2020.
  • Niger has ranked second last for age distribution > median age since 2095.
  • Hong Kong has ranked in the top 8 for age distribution > median age since 2015.
  • Japan has ranked in the top 10 for age distribution > median age since 1990.
  • United Arab Emirates has ranked in the top 4 for age distribution > median age since 2095.
  • Germany has ranked in the top 16 for age distribution > median age since 1950.
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