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People > Widows > Proportion of age group > All > Women > Aged 40 to 59: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percent widowed in age group.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Burundi 21.3% 1990
2 Bangladesh 20.7% 1991
3 Zimbabwe 20.6% 2002
4 Ethiopia 19% 1994
5 Egypt 18.8% 1996
6 Niger 18.6% 1988
7 Federated States of Micronesia 18% 1994
=8 Mozambique 17.4% 1997
=8 Central African Republic 17.4% 1988
10 Zambia 17% 2000
11 Sudan 16.7% 1993
12 Burma 16.6% 1991
13 Iraq 16.3% 1997
14 Mongolia 15.7% 2000
15 Algeria 15.6% 1987
16 Laos 15.2% 1995
17 Cambodia 15% 2004
18 Nigeria 14.9% 1991
19 India 14.7% 1991
=20 Morocco 14.5% 1994
=20 Mali 14.5% 1987
22 Mauritius 14.4% 2000
23 Guatemala 14.3% 1990
24 Moldova 14.1% 1989
25 Gabon 13.7% 1993
=26 Kazakhstan 13.6% 1999
=26 Uzbekistan 13.6% 1989
28 Senegal 13.3% 1993
=29 Vietnam 13.2% 1999
=29 Kyrgyzstan 13.2% 1999
=29 Tanzania 13.2% 1988
32 Azerbaijan 13.1% 1999
33 Fiji 13% 1986
=34 Indonesia 12.8% 2000
=34 Madagascar 12.8% 1993
36 Guernsey 12.6% 2001
37 Tajikistan 12.4% 1989
=38 Namibia 12.2% 1991
=38 Soviet Union 12.2% 1989
40 Pakistan 11.9% 2003
=41 Tuvalu 11.3% 2002
=41 Uganda 11.3% 2002
43 Kenya 11% 1989
=44 Romania 10.9% 2003
=44 Ukraine 10.9% 2001
=46 Burkina Faso 10.8% 1991
=46 Vanuatu 10.8% 1989
=48 Russia 10.7% 2002
=48 Belarus 10.7% 1999
=48 South Africa 10.7% 1996
=48 Malawi 10.7% 1987
52 Lithuania 10.5% 2001
=53 El Salvador 10.3% 1992
=53 Brazil 10.3% 1991
=55 South Korea 10.2% 2000
=55 Maldives 10.2% 2000
=57 Jordan 10.1% 2004
=57 Iran 10.1% 1996
=57 Tunisia 10.1% 1994
=57 Northern Mariana Islands 10.1% 1990
=61 Hungary 10% 2004
=61 Nicaragua 10% 2003
=61 Philippines 10% 2000
=64 Ghana 9.9% 2000
=64 Colombia 9.9% 1993
66 Trinidad and Tobago 9.8% 1990
67 Thailand 9.7% 2000
=68 Botswana 9.4% 2001
=68 Croatia 9.4% 2001
=68 Haiti 9.4% 1996
71 Mexico 9.2% 2003
=72 Serbia and Montenegro 8.9% 2002
=72 Serbia 8.9% 2002
=72 Kuwait 8.9% 1996
75 Bolivia 8.8% 2001
76 Turkey 8.6% 2000
=77 Palestine 8.5% 2004
=77 Malaysia 8.5% 2000
=77 Swaziland 8.5% 1991
=77 The Bahamas 8.5% 1990
=81 Poland 8.3% 2002
=81 American Samoa 8.3% 1990
83 Argentina 8.2% 1991
84 Estonia 8.1% 2000
=85 Saudi Arabia 8% 2004
=85 Cape Verde 8% 1990
=87 Slovakia 7.9% 2003
=87 Bulgaria 7.9% 2001
89 Greece 7.7% 2001
=90 Latvia 7.6% 2002
=90 Tonga 7.6% 1996
92 Scotland 7.5% 1985
=93 Republic of Macedonia 7.4% 1994
=93 Chile 7.4% 1992
=95 Dominican Republic 7.3% 2002
=95 Puerto Rico 7.3% 2000
=97 Armenia 7.2% 2001
=97 Wallis and Futuna 7.2% 1996
99 The Gambia 7% 1993
100 Niue 6.8% 1986
101 Marshall Islands 6.7% 1999
=102 Reunion 6.6% 1999
=102 Uruguay 6.6% 1996
=102 Palau 6.6% 1995
=102 Belize 6.6% 1991
=102 West Germany 6.6% 1989
107 Cook Islands 6.5% 1996
=108 Czech Republic 6.4% 2004
=108 Albania 6.4% 2001
=110 Ecuador 6.2% 2001
=110 French Polynesia 6.2% 1996
=110 Northern Ireland 6.2% 1991
=113 Qatar 6.1% 2004
=113 Spain 6.1% 1991
=113 East Germany 6.1% 1989
=116 New Caledonia 6% 2002
=116 Venezuela 6% 2001
=116 Nepal 6% 2001
=116 Malta 6% 1985
=120 Slovenia 5.5% 2004
=120 Portugal 5.5% 2001
=120 Brunei 5.5% 2001
=120 Greenland 5.5% 2000
=120 Comoros 5.5% 1991
=120 Cayman Islands 5.5% 1989
126 Saint Lucia 5.4% 1991
127 United States 5.1% 2000
=128 Luxembourg 5% 2001
=128 China 5% 2000
=128 New Zealand 5% 1991
=131 Costa Rica 4.9% 2003
=131 Paraguay 4.9% 2002
133 Singapore 4.7% 2000
=134 Italy 4.6% 2004
=134 Israel 4.6% 2004
=134 Austria 4.6% 2001
=137 Belgium 4.5% 2004
=137 Panama 4.5% 2000
=137 Saint Helena 4.5% 1996
=140 Macau 4.4% 2001
=140 Hong Kong 4.4% 2001
=140 British Virgin Islands 4.4% 1991
=143 Germany 4.3% 2004
=143 France 4.3% 2004
=143 Faroe Islands 4.3% 1992
=146 Gibraltar 4.2% 2001
=146 Aruba 4.2% 2000
=148 Cuba 4.1% 2002
=148 Guadeloupe 4.1% 1999
=150 Ireland 4% 2002
=150 Netherlands Antilles 4% 2001
=150 Monaco 4% 2000
=150 Japan 4% 2000
154 Jamaica 3.9% 2001
155 Cyprus 3.8% 2001
=156 Liechtenstein 3.7% 2003
=156 Isle of Man 3.7% 2001
=156 Anguilla 3.7% 2001
=156 United Kingdom 3.7% 2001
=160 Bahrain 3.6% 2001
=160 Bermuda 3.6% 2000
=160 Jersey 3.6% 1996
163 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3.5% 2002
=164 Finland 3.3% 2004
=164 Australia 3.3% 2001
166 Switzerland 3.2% 2004
=167 Denmark 3.1% 2004
=167 Netherlands 3.1% 2004
=167 Dominica 3.1% 2001
=170 San Marino 3% 2003
=170 Seychelles 3% 2002
=172 Norway 2.9% 2004
=172 French Guiana 2.9% 1999
174 Canada 2.8% 2004
175 Martinique 2.7% 1999
176 Yemen 2.3% 1994
=177 Iceland 2.2% 2004
=177 Sweden 2.2% 2004
179 Sao Tome and Principe 2% 1991
180 Pitcairn Islands 0.0 1993

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