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People > Structure > Population ages 0-14 > % of total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Population between the ages 0 to 14 as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Niger 49.94% 2009
2 Uganda 48.86% 2009
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 46.67% 2009
4 Burkina Faso 46.31% 2009
5 Zambia 46.24% 2009
6 Malawi 46.18% 2009
7 Chad 45.71% 2009
8 East Timor 44.97% 2009
9 Angola 44.96% 2009
10 Somalia 44.89% 2009
11 Tanzania 44.7% 2009
12 Mali 44.17% 2009
13 Mozambique 43.98% 2009
14 Senegal 43.56% 2009
15 Ethiopia 43.52% 2009
16 Sierra Leone 43.39% 2009
17 Benin 43.05% 2009
18 Madagascar 42.9% 2009
19 Kenya 42.81% 2009
20 Guinea 42.79% 2009
21 Liberia 42.73% 2009
22 Guinea-Bissau 42.64% 2009
23 Nigeria 42.53% 2009
24 The Gambia 42.29% 2009
25 Rwanda 42.27% 2009
26 Guatemala 41.89% 2009
failed states average (profile) 41.53% 2009
27 Eritrea 41.52% 2009
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 41.21% 2009
28 Iraq 41.08% 2009
29 Equatorial Guinea 40.96% 2009
30 Cameroon 40.92% 2009
31 Sao Tome and Principe 40.65% 2009
=32 Central African Republic 40.64% 2009
=32 Cote d'Ivoire 40.64% 2009
34 Congo, Republic of the 40.46% 2009
=35 Zimbabwe 39.89% 2009
=35 Togo 39.89% 2009
37 Papua New Guinea 39.78% 2009
38 Mauritania 39.5% 2009
39 Samoa 39.41% 2009
40 Swaziland 39.34% 2009
41 Sudan 39.11% 2009
42 Solomon Islands 39.05% 2009
43 Lesotho 38.84% 2009
44 Mayotte 38.77% 2009
45 Vanuatu 38.59% 2009
46 Ghana 38.42% 2009
47 Burundi 38.38% 2009
48 Comoros 38.14% 2009
Former French colonies average (profile) 37.93% 2009
49 Laos 37.53% 2009
50 Tonga 37.45% 2009
51 Honduras 37.38% 2009
52 Pakistan 36.93% 2009
53 Tajikistan 36.92% 2009
54 Namibia 36.85% 2009
55 Nepal 36.55% 2009
56 Haiti 36.33% 2009
57 Bolivia 36.25% 2009
58 Cape Verde 36.19% 2009
59 Gabon 36.14% 2009
60 Djibouti 36.08% 2009
61 Belize 35.17% 2009
62 Nicaragua 35.12% 2009
63 Syria 35.01% 2009
64 Jordan 34.47% 2009
65 Paraguay 33.98% 2009
66 Philippines 33.87% 2009
67 Botswana 33.29% 2009
68 Cambodia 33.28% 2009
Muslim countries average (profile) 33.22% 2009
South Asia average (profile) 32.55% 2009
69 Saudi Arabia 32.4% 2009
70 El Salvador 32.27% 2009
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 31.78% 2009
Former British colonies average (profile) 31.47% 2009
=71 Dominican Republic 31.45% 2009
=71 Bangladesh 31.45% 2009
=71 Oman 31.45% 2009
74 Fiji 31.34% 2009
75 India 31.26% 2009
76 Ecuador 31.06% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 30.77% 2009
OPEC countries average (profile) 30.68% 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 30.65% 2009
77 Bhutan 30.54% 2009
78 South Africa 30.51% 2009
79 Peru 30.32% 2009
80 Libya 30.13% 2009
81 Venezuela 29.81% 2009
82 Guyana 29.65% 2009
=83 Turkmenistan 29.5% 2009
=83 Malaysia 29.5% 2009
Religious countries average (profile) 29.47% 2009
85 Jamaica 29.43% 2009
86 Kyrgyzstan 29.38% 2009
87 Uzbekistan 29.3% 2009
88 Panama 29.27% 2009
89 Colombia 29.16% 2009
90 Suriname 28.91% 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 28.7% 2009
91 Mexico 28.49% 2009
92 Morocco 28.39% 2009
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 28.1% 2009
93 Maldives 27.97% 2009
94 Guam 27.8% 2009
95 Grenada 27.77% 2009
96 Israel 27.74% 2009
97 Algeria 27.31% 2009
98 Indonesia 27.01% 2009
Catholic countries average (profile) 26.95% 2009
99 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 26.9% 2009
100 Brunei 26.82% 2009
101 Turkey 26.81% 2009
102 Burma 26.8% 2009
103 Bahrain 26.36% 2009
104 Saint Lucia 26.26% 2009
105 French Polynesia 26.12% 2009
106 Mongolia 26.02% 2009
107 Brazil 25.93% 2009
108 Costa Rica 25.85% 2009
109 Vietnam 25.74% 2009
110 New Caledonia 25.53% 2009
111 The Bahamas 25.5% 2009
112 Lebanon 25.29% 2009
113 Argentina 25.14% 2009
114 Sri Lanka 24.26% 2009
115 Azerbaijan 24.21% 2009
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 23.79% 2009
116 Kazakhstan 23.72% 2009
117 Albania 23.55% 2009
118 Kuwait 23.37% 2009
119 Tunisia 23.24% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 23.21% 2009
120 Uruguay 22.76% 2009
121 Chile 22.7% 2009
122 Mauritius 22.64% 2009
123 Thailand 21.7% 2009
124 Virgin Islands 21.09% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 20.95% 2009
125 Netherlands Antilles 20.86% 2009
126 Ireland 20.67% 2009
127 Trinidad and Tobago 20.66% 2009
128 Iceland 20.56% 2009
129 New Zealand 20.44% 2009
=130 United States 20.33% 2009
=130 Puerto Rico 20.33% 2009
132 Armenia 20.31% 2009
133 China 20.19% 2009
134 Aruba 19.38% 2009
135 United Arab Emirates 19.16% 2009
136 Australia 19.02% 2009
137 Norway 18.97% 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 18.96% 2009
Cold countries average (profile) 18.88% 2009
138 France 18.4% 2009
139 Denmark 18.21% 2009
140 Cyprus 17.8% 2009
141 Luxembourg 17.79% 2009
142 Netherlands 17.78% 2009
143 Serbia and Montenegro 17.71% 2009
144 Cuba 17.69% 2009
145 United Kingdom 17.44% 2009
146 Barbados 17.29% 2009
High income OECD countries average (profile) 17.19% 2009
147 Moldova 16.85% 2009
148 Georgia 16.84% 2009
149 Belgium 16.8% 2009
Europe average (profile) 16.67% 2009
150 Finland 16.67% 2009
151 Sweden 16.56% 2009
152 Canada 16.52% 2009
NATO countries average (profile) 16.5% 2009
Eastern Europe average (profile) 16.32% 2009
153 Singapore 16.3% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 16.24% 2009
154 Qatar 16.03% 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 15.92% 2009
European Union average (profile) 15.76% 2009
=155 European Union 15.58% 2009
=155 Malta 15.58% 2009
157 Bosnia and Herzegovina 15.43% 2009
158 Slovakia 15.37% 2009
159 Switzerland 15.33% 2009
160 Portugal 15.28% 2009
161 Romania 15.24% 2009
162 Estonia 15.14% 2009
163 Croatia 15.12% 2009
164 Poland 14.96% 2009
165 Austria 14.95% 2009
166 Lithuania 14.91% 2009
167 Hungary 14.83% 2009
=168 Spain 14.82% 2009
=168 Russia 14.82% 2009
170 Belarus 14.73% 2009
171 Greece 14.22% 2009
172 Italy 14.18% 2009
173 Czech Republic 14.07% 2009
174 Ukraine 13.89% 2009
175 Slovenia 13.84% 2009
176 Latvia 13.76% 2009
177 Germany 13.52% 2009
178 Bulgaria 13.43% 2009
179 Japan 13.32% 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Structure > Population ages 0-14 > % of total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank staff estimates from various sources including census reports, the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects, national statistical offices, household surveys conducted by national agencies, and Macro International. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Structure/Population-ages-0--14/%-of-total

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