Age dependency ratio

per 100 working-age people, 1960–2017

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    1960 Ranking
    1. Grenada 117.31
    2. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 115.66
    3. Suriname 107.15
    4. Samoa 106.47
    5. Paraguay 104.52
    6. Dominican Republic 103.16
    7. Rwanda 103.02
    8. Syria 101.91
    9. Fiji 101.87
    10. Kenya 100.47
    11. Philippines 100.44
    12. Guyana 99.84
    13. Nicaragua 99.55
    14. Botswana 98.63
    15. Colombia 98.47
    16. Honduras 98.15
    17. Niger 97.73
    18. Belize 97.73
    19. Mexico 97.21
    20. Mauritius 96.39
    21. Kiribati 95.95
    22. Micronesia 95.79
    23. Saint Lucia 95.76
    24. Malaysia 95.71
    25. Tonga 95.39
    26. Vanuatu 94.79
    27. Zimbabwe 94.74
    28. Guatemala 94.41
    29. Uganda 94.21
    30. Cambodia 93.30
    31. Sudan 93.16
    32. El Salvador 93.13
    33. Tanzania 92.99
    34. United Arab Emirates 92.75
    35. Venezuela 92.70
    36. Ecuador 92.68
    37. Swaziland 92.14
    38. Zambia 92.04
    39. Puerto Rico 91.76
    40. Jordan 91.60
    41. Algeria 91.43
    42. Costa Rica 91.36
    43. Morocco 91.16
    44. Lebanon 90.70
    45. Antigua and Barbuda 90.50
    46. Panama 90.39
    47. Malawi 90.21
    48. Brunei 90.15
    49. Lesotho 89.87
    50. Angola 89.68
    51. Tunisia 89.42
    52. Cape Verde 89.34
    53. Peru 89.00
    54. Bolivia 88.38
    55. Macau 87.89
    56. Saudi Arabia 87.85
    57. Iran 87.78
    58. Ghana 87.69
    59. Oman 87.38
    60. South Korea 87.26
    61. Mauritania 87.11
    62. Sri Lanka 87.10
    63. Burundi 87.02
    64. Senegal 87.02
    65. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 86.55
    66. Trinidad and Tobago 86.33
    67. Aruba 86.32
    68. Congo (Kinshasa) 86.22
    69. Brazil 86.19
    70. Eritrea 85.96
    71. Malta 85.93
    72. Togo 85.78
    73. Bahamas 85.76
    74. Ethiopia 85.53
    75. Curacao 85.51
    76. Thailand 85.36
    77. Egypt 85.29
    78. French Polynesia 85.05
    79. Yemen 85.05
    80. Madagascar 85.02
    81. Jamaica 84.42
    82. Mozambique 84.14
    83. Djibouti 84.07
    84. Libya 83.94
    85. Uzbekistan 83.75
    86. Albania 83.71
    87. Somalia 83.68
    88. Ivory Coast 83.09
    89. Namibia 82.92
    90. Singapore 82.71
    91. Solomon Islands 82.68
    92. Papua New Guinea 82.25
    93. South Africa 82.24
    94. Turkey 82.12
    95. Turkmenistan 81.99
    96. Armenia 81.83
    97. Afghanistan 81.61
    98. Azerbaijan 81.54
    99. Barbados 81.46
    100. Vietnam 81.35
    101. Chad 81.14
    102. Congo (Brazzaville) 81.11
    103. Seychelles 81.08
    104. Laos 81.01
    105. Tajikistan 80.72
    106. Iraq 80.39
    107. Bangladesh 80.29
    108. Comoros 80.22
    109. Bhutan 80.05
    110. Nigeria 79.96
    111. South Sudan 79.67
    112. Qatar 79.52
    113. Bahrain 79.48
    114. Burma (Myanmar) 79.13
    115. Timor Leste 79.11
    116. Chile 78.92
    117. Guinea 78.08
    118. Liberia 78.01
    119. Burkina Faso 77.47
    120. Benin 77.16
    121. Cameroon 77.15
    122. Haiti 76.99
    123. Pakistan 76.96
    124. Indonesia 76.85
    125. Kyrgyzstan 76.60
    126. India 76.57
    127. Hong Kong 76.48
    128. Guinea Bissau 76.35
    129. China 76.28
    130. Mali 75.73
    131. Iceland 75.25
    132. Nepal 74.96
    133. Equatorial Guinea 74.78
    134. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 74.49
    135. Cyprus 74.25
    136. Central African Republic 74.03
    137. Ireland 72.62
    138. Kazakhstan 72.23
    139. Mongolia 71.89
    140. Sierra Leone 71.70
    141. Guam 71.41
    142. New Zealand 71.01
    143. Bosnia and Herzegovina 70.75
    144. Canada 70.70
    145. Gambia 69.91
    146. Israel 69.85
    147. Maldives 69.53
    148. New Caledonia 69.51
    149. Montenegro 69.49
    150. North Korea 69.32
    151. United States 66.15
    152. Cuba 65.87
    153. Poland 64.61
    154. Netherlands 63.84
    155. Australia 63.31
    156. Slovakia 61.92
    157. Gabon 61.57
    158. Moldova 61.20
    159. France 60.91
    160. Finland 60.60
    161. Portugal 59.42
    162. Georgia 59.35
    163. Belarus 59.18
    164. Norway 58.64
    165. Saint Thomas and Principe 58.31
    166. Kuwait 57.61
    167. Russia 57.36
    168. Argentina 57.00
    169. Uruguay 56.30
    170. Japan 55.97
    171. Denmark 55.79
    172. Romania 55.53
    173. Spain 55.19
    174. Slovenia 54.90
    175. Belgium 54.76
    176. Czech Republic 54.06
    177. Lithuania 54.00
    178. United Kingdom 53.63
    179. Channel Islands 53.11
    180. Italy 52.83
    181. Croatia 52.53
    182. Greece 52.44
    183. Austria 52.40
    184. Ukraine 52.40
    185. Switzerland 52.28
    186. Hungary 52.25
    187. Sweden 51.96
    188. Bulgaria 50.76
    189. Estonia 50.71
    190. Germany 49.09
    191. Latvia 48.40
    192. Luxembourg 47.07
    2017 Ranking
    1. Niger 111.65
    2. Mali 100.90
    3. Uganda 99.52
    4. Chad 98.53
    5. Congo (Kinshasa) 97.25
    6. Angola 96.90
    7. Somalia 96.71
    8. Tanzania 92.37
    9. Mozambique 92.12
    10. Gambia 91.09
    11. Burkina Faso 90.80
    12. Burundi 90.68
    13. Zambia 89.61
    14. Timor Leste 89.26
    15. Malawi 88.57
    16. Central African Republic 88.15
    17. Nigeria 87.77
    18. Benin 84.89
    19. Cameroon 84.81
    20. Senegal 84.81
    21. Afghanistan 84.59
    22. Saint Thomas and Principe 84.25
    23. Congo (Brazzaville) 84.09
    24. Guinea 83.13
    25. Ivory Coast 83.04
    26. South Sudan 82.20
    27. Liberia 81.38
    28. Sierra Leone 80.60
    29. Guinea Bissau 80.17
    30. Togo 79.92
    31. Sudan 79.76
    32. Ethiopia 78.83
    33. Zimbabwe 78.66
    34. Madagascar 78.25
    35. Iraq 77.26
    36. Kenya 75.91
    37. Rwanda 75.78
    38. Mauritania 75.64
    39. Yemen 74.95
    40. Comoros 74.63
    41. West Bank and Gaza 74.27
    42. Solomon Islands 73.46
    43. Samoa 72.99
    44. Ghana 72.14
    45. Tonga 71.38
    46. Syria 69.26
    47. Gabon 67.65
    48. Swaziland 67.64
    49. Vanuatu 67.48
    50. Namibia 67.36
    51. Equatorial Guinea 66.78
    52. Japan 66.49
    53. Lesotho 66.38
    54. Guatemala 65.96
    55. Papua New Guinea 65.96
    56. Israel 65.55
    57. Jordan 64.79
    58. Pakistan 64.67
    59. Kiribati 63.63
    60. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 63.22
    61. Tajikistan 63.18
    62. Egypt 62.95
    63. Bolivia 62.19
    64. Micronesia 61.10
    65. France 60.78
    66. Haiti 60.70
    67. Finland 60.35
    68. Sweden 60.05
    69. Laos 58.51
    70. Nepal 57.98
    71. Italy 57.58
    72. Philippines 57.53
    73. Kyrgyzstan 57.07
    74. Honduras 56.98
    75. Dominican Republic 56.93
    76. United Kingdom 56.81
    77. Denmark 56.65
    78. Argentina 56.46
    79. Estonia 55.81
    80. Paraguay 55.71
    81. Uruguay 55.56
    82. Cambodia 55.50
    83. Belgium 55.44
    84. El Salvador 55.40
    85. Ireland 55.20
    86. Ecuador 55.14
    87. Algeria 55.03
    88. Botswana 54.67
    89. Panama 54.57
    90. Djibouti 54.56
    91. Belize 54.50
    92. Netherlands 54.30
    93. Turkmenistan 54.30
    94. Latvia 54.23
    95. Portugal 54.17
    96. New Zealand 54.05
    97. Curacao 53.98
    98. Bulgaria 53.94
    99. Kazakhstan 53.66
    100. Fiji 53.13
    101. Cape Verde 53.06
    102. Greece 52.93
    103. Norway 52.89
    104. Peru 52.76
    105. Germany 52.74
    106. Iceland 52.72
    107. Australia 52.71
    108. Nicaragua 52.62
    109. Croatia 52.47
    110. Czech Republic 52.44
    111. South Africa 52.28
    112. United States 52.27
    113. Guyana 52.21
    114. Guam 52.17
    115. Venezuela 52.00
    116. Morocco 51.89
    117. Spain 51.80
    118. Sri Lanka 51.70
    119. Georgia 51.62
    120. Slovenia 51.57
    121. Barbados 51.55
    122. Malta 51.18
    123. Lithuania 51.12
    124. Serbia 51.10
    125. India 50.99
    126. Mongolia 50.83
    127. Grenada 50.71
    128. Mexico 50.43
    129. Bangladesh 50.30
    130. Suriname 50.08
    131. Switzerland 49.95
    132. Austria 49.91
    133. Romania 49.51
    134. Turkey 49.50
    135. Puerto Rico 49.49
    136. Canada 49.28
    137. Hungary 49.02
    138. Montenegro 48.99
    139. Indonesia 48.54
    140. Libya 48.33
    141. Burma (Myanmar) 48.29
    142. Channel Islands 48.27
    143. New Caledonia 48.09
    144. Uzbekistan 48.05
    145. Jamaica 47.95
    146. Tunisia 47.08
    147. Ukraine 46.96
    148. Russia 46.59
    149. Lebanon 46.21
    150. Poland 46.16
    151. Belarus 46.07
    152. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 46.02
    153. Bhutan 45.85
    154. Chile 45.78
    155. Armenia 45.43
    156. Colombia 45.19
    157. Costa Rica 45.17
    158. French Polynesia 45.05
    159. Aruba 44.92
    160. Seychelles 44.60
    161. Antigua and Barbuda 44.57
    162. Cuba 44.45
    163. Luxembourg 44.42
    164. Bosnia and Herzegovina 44.30
    165. Trinidad and Tobago 44.25
    166. Malaysia 44.11
    167. Albania 44.06
    168. Slovakia 43.76
    169. Brazil 43.47
    170. Cyprus 43.36
    171. Vietnam 43.29
    172. North Korea 43.08
    173. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 42.76
    174. Bahamas 41.74
    175. Mauritius 41.51
    176. Azerbaijan 41.43
    177. Iran 41.10
    178. Thailand 40.24
    179. Saint Lucia 40.07
    180. Saudi Arabia 39.78
    181. China 39.51
    182. Singapore 38.70
    183. Hong Kong 38.49
    184. Brunei 38.15
    185. Maldives 37.99
    186. South Korea 37.72
    187. Moldova 36.25
    188. Oman 31.87
    189. Kuwait 30.61
    190. Macau 29.98
    191. Bahrain 28.36
    192. Qatar 17.90
    193. United Arab Emirates 17.70

    Age dependency ratio is the ratio of dependents–people younger than 15 or older than 64–to the working-age population–those ages 15-64. Data are shown as the proportion of dependents per 100 working-age population.

    Source: World Bank