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Afghanistantotal dependency ratio: 93.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 88.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.6 %
potential support ratio: 21.5 (2014 est.)
Albaniatotal dependency ratio: 44.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 29 %
elderly dependency ratio: 15.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.3 (2014 est.)
Algeriatotal dependency ratio: 48.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 41.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.8 %
potential support ratio: 14.6 (2014 est.)
Angolatotal dependency ratio: 98.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 93.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.8 %
potential support ratio: 21 (2014 est.)
Antigua and Barbudatotal dependency ratio: 46.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 35.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.4 %
potential support ratio: 9.6 (2014 est.)
Argentinatotal dependency ratio: 54.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 37 %
elderly dependency ratio: 17.1 %
potential support ratio: 5.9 (2014 est.)
Armeniatotal dependency ratio: 44.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.7 (2014 est.)
Arubatotal dependency ratio: 44.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 16.9 %
potential support ratio: 5.9 (2014 est.)
Australiatotal dependency ratio: 51 %
youth dependency ratio: 28.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 22.1 %
potential support ratio: 4.5 (2014 est.)
Austriatotal dependency ratio: 49.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 27.6 %
potential support ratio: 3.6 (2014 est.)
Azerbaijantotal dependency ratio: 38.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 30.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.7 %
potential support ratio: 13 (2014 est.)
Bahamas, Thetotal dependency ratio: 40.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.3 %
potential support ratio: 8.9 (2014 est.)
Bahraintotal dependency ratio: 30.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 3 %
potential support ratio: 33.3 (2014 est.)
Bangladeshtotal dependency ratio: 52.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 44.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.3 %
potential support ratio: 13.6 (2014 est.)
Barbadostotal dependency ratio: 42.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 26.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 15.8 %
potential support ratio: 6.3 (2014 est.)
Belarustotal dependency ratio: 41.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 22 %
elderly dependency ratio: 19.6 %
potential support ratio: 5.1 (2014 est.)
Belgiumtotal dependency ratio: 54.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 26.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 28.4 %
potential support ratio: 3.5 (2014 est.)
Belizetotal dependency ratio: 59.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 53.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.4 %
potential support ratio: 15.6 (2014 est.)
Benintotal dependency ratio: 83 %
youth dependency ratio: 77.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.3 %
potential support ratio: 18.9 (2014 est.)
Bhutantotal dependency ratio: 48.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 40.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.2 %
potential support ratio: 13.8 (2014 est.)
Boliviatotal dependency ratio: 65.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 57 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.2 %
potential support ratio: 12.1 (2014 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovinatotal dependency ratio: 44.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 22 %
elderly dependency ratio: 22.7 %
potential support ratio: 4.4 (2014 est.)
Botswanatotal dependency ratio: 58.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 52.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.9 %
potential support ratio: 17.1 (2014 est.)
Braziltotal dependency ratio: 45.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 34.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.3 %
potential support ratio: 8.8 (2014 est.)
Bruneitotal dependency ratio: 41.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 35.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.5 %
potential support ratio: 15.5 (2014 est.)
Bulgariatotal dependency ratio: 50.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 20.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 29.5 %
potential support ratio: 3.4 (2014 est.)
Burkina Fasototal dependency ratio: 91.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 86.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.7 %
potential support ratio: 21.5 (2014 est.)
Burmatotal dependency ratio: 42.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 35 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.6 %
potential support ratio: 13.2 (2014 est.)
Burunditotal dependency ratio: 89.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 84.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.5 %
potential support ratio: 22.2 (2014 est.)
Cambodiatotal dependency ratio: 57.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 49 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.6 %
potential support ratio: 11.6 (2014 est.)
Cameroontotal dependency ratio: 85.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 79.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6 %
potential support ratio: 16.8 (2014 est.)
Canadatotal dependency ratio: 47.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 24.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 22.9 %
potential support ratio: 4.4 (2014 est.)
Cape Verdetotal dependency ratio: 51.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8 %
potential support ratio: 12.6 (2014 est.)
Central African Republictotal dependency ratio: 76.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 69.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.7 %
potential support ratio: 14.8 (2014 est.)
Chadtotal dependency ratio: 102.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 97.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.8 %
potential support ratio: 20.7 (2014 est.)
Chiletotal dependency ratio: 45.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 30.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.7 (2014 est.)
Chinatotal dependency ratio: 37.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 24.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.5 %
potential support ratio: 8 (2014 est.)
Colombiatotal dependency ratio: 50.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 41.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9.6 %
potential support ratio: 10.4 (2014 est.)
Comorostotal dependency ratio: 81 %
youth dependency ratio: 75.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.1 %
potential support ratio: 19.5 (2014 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of thetotal dependency ratio: 91.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 85.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18.3 (2014 est.)
Congo, Republic of thetotal dependency ratio: 85 %
youth dependency ratio: 78.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.3 %
potential support ratio: 16 (2014 est.)
Costa Ricatotal dependency ratio: 43.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.4 %
potential support ratio: 9.6 (2014 est.)
Cote d'Ivoiretotal dependency ratio: 79.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 74 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.7 %
potential support ratio: 17.6 (2014 est.)
Croatiatotal dependency ratio: 50 %
youth dependency ratio: 22 %
elderly dependency ratio: 27.9 %
potential support ratio: 3.6 (2014 est.)
Cubatotal dependency ratio: 41.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 19.3 %
potential support ratio: 5.2 (2014 est.)
Curacaototal dependency ratio: 50.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 29 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.6 %
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2014 est.)
Cyprustotal dependency ratio: 41.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 23.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 17.7 %
potential support ratio: 5.6 (2014 est.)
Czech Republictotal dependency ratio: 47.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.4 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2014 est.)
Denmarktotal dependency ratio: 55.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 28.5 %
potential support ratio: 3.5 (2014 est.)
Djiboutitotal dependency ratio: 60.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 54 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.5 %
potential support ratio: 15.3 (2014 est.)
Dominicatotal dependency ratio: 57.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 47 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.1 %
potential support ratio: 9.9 (2014 est.)
Dominican Republictotal dependency ratio: 57.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 47 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.1 %
potential support ratio: 9.9 (2014 est.)
East Timortotal dependency ratio: 94.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 87.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.5 %
potential support ratio: 15.4 (2014 est.)
Ecuadortotal dependency ratio: 56.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 46.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.5 %
potential support ratio: 9.6 (2014 est.)
Egypttotal dependency ratio: 58.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 49.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9.3 %
potential support ratio: 10.8 (2014 est.)
El Salvadortotal dependency ratio: 57.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 46.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.4 %
potential support ratio: 8.8 (2014 est.)
Equatorial Guineatotal dependency ratio: 70.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 66.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.7 %
potential support ratio: 21.1 (2014 est.)
Eritreatotal dependency ratio: 83.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 79.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.2 %
potential support ratio: 23.7 (2014 est.)
Estoniatotal dependency ratio: 52 %
youth dependency ratio: 24.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 27.7 %
potential support ratio: 3.6 (2014 est.)
Ethiopiatotal dependency ratio: 83.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 77.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.3 %
potential support ratio: 15.8 (2014 est.)
Fijitotal dependency ratio: 52.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.6 %
potential support ratio: 11.6 (2014 est.)
Finlandtotal dependency ratio: 56.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 25.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 31 %
potential support ratio: 3.2 (2014 est.)
Francetotal dependency ratio: 57.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 28.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 28.8 %
potential support ratio: 3.5 (2014 est.)
French Polynesiatotal dependency ratio: 42.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 32 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.5 %
potential support ratio: 9.6 (2014 est.)
Gabontotal dependency ratio: 77 %
youth dependency ratio: 68 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9 %
potential support ratio: 11.1 (2014 est.)
Gambia, Thetotal dependency ratio: 93 %
youth dependency ratio: 88.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.5 %
potential support ratio: 22 (2014 est.)
Gaza Striptotal dependency ratio: 74.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 68.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.3 %
potential support ratio: 19
note: data represents the Palestinian Territories (2014 est.)
Georgiatotal dependency ratio: 48.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 27 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.7 %
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2014 est.)
Germanytotal dependency ratio: 52.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 19.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 32.3 %
potential support ratio: 3.1 (2014 est.)
Ghanatotal dependency ratio: 71.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 65.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.9 %
potential support ratio: 16.8 (2014 est.)
Greecetotal dependency ratio: 52.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 30.5 %
potential support ratio: 3.3 (2014 est.)
Grenadatotal dependency ratio: 50.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 40.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.7 %
potential support ratio: 9.3 (2014 est.)
Guamtotal dependency ratio: 52.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 39.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.8 %
potential support ratio: 7.8 (2014 est.)
Guatemalatotal dependency ratio: 80.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 72.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.3 %
potential support ratio: 12 (2014 est.)
Guernseytotal dependency ratio: 46.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 24.7 %
potential support ratio: 4
note: data represents the Channel Islands (2014 est.)
Guineatotal dependency ratio: 82.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 76.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.6 %
potential support ratio: 17.7 (2014 est.)
Guinea-Bissautotal dependency ratio: 79.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 73.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.2 %
potential support ratio: 19.3 (2014 est.)
Guyanatotal dependency ratio: 63.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 57.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.7 %
potential support ratio: 17.5 (2014 est.)
Haititotal dependency ratio: 64.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 56.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.5 %
potential support ratio: 13.4 (2014 est.)
Hondurastotal dependency ratio: 64.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 57.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.4 %
potential support ratio: 13.5 (2014 est.)
Hong Kongtotal dependency ratio: 35.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 15.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 19.6 %
potential support ratio: 5.1 (2014 est.)
Hungarytotal dependency ratio: 47.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.6 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2014 est.)
Icelandtotal dependency ratio: 50.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 31.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 19.7 %
potential support ratio: 5.1 (2014 est.)
Indiatotal dependency ratio: 51.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.1 %
potential support ratio: 12.3 (2014 est.)
Indonesiatotal dependency ratio: 51 %
youth dependency ratio: 43 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8 %
potential support ratio: 12.5 (2014 est.)
Irantotal dependency ratio: 41.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.6 %
potential support ratio: 13.1 (2014 est.)
Iraqtotal dependency ratio: 74.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 69.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18.1 (2014 est.)
Irelandtotal dependency ratio: 51.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 32.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 18.7 %
potential support ratio: 5.4 (2014 est.)
Israeltotal dependency ratio: 63.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 45.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 17.6 %
potential support ratio: 5.7 (2014 est.)
Italytotal dependency ratio: 55 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 33.3 %
potential support ratio: 3 (2014 est.)
Jamaicatotal dependency ratio: 52.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 40.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.2 %
potential support ratio: 8.2 (2014 est.)
Japantotal dependency ratio: 63.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 42.1 %
potential support ratio: 2.4 (2014 est.)
Jerseytotal dependency ratio: 46.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 24.7 %
potential support ratio: 4
note: data represents the Channel Islands (2014 est.)
Jordantotal dependency ratio: 59.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 53.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.7 %
potential support ratio: 17.4 (2014 est.)
Kazakhstantotal dependency ratio: 48.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 38.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10 %
potential support ratio: 10 (2014 est.)
Kenyatotal dependency ratio: 81 %
youth dependency ratio: 76.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.9 %
potential support ratio: 20.4 (2014 est.)
Kiribatitotal dependency ratio: 55.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 48.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.6 %
potential support ratio: 15.2 (2014 est.)
Korea, Northtotal dependency ratio: 44.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 31.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 13.8 %
potential support ratio: 7.2 (2014 est.)
Korea, Southtotal dependency ratio: 37.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 19.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 17.2 %
potential support ratio: 5.8 (2014 est.)
Kuwaittotal dependency ratio: 37.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 3.3 %
potential support ratio: 30.4 (2014 est.)
Kyrgyzstantotal dependency ratio: 53.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 46.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.3 %
potential support ratio: 15.8 (2014 est.)
Laostotal dependency ratio: 62.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 56.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.2 %
potential support ratio: 16.1 (2014 est.)
Latviatotal dependency ratio: 51 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 28.1 %
potential support ratio: 3.6 (2014 est.)
Lebanontotal dependency ratio: 40.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 28.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.3 %
potential support ratio: 8.1 (2014 est.)
Lesothototal dependency ratio: 67.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 60.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7 %
potential support ratio: 14.3 (2014 est.)
Liberiatotal dependency ratio: 83.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 78.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.6 %
potential support ratio: 18 (2014 est.)
Libyatotal dependency ratio: 52.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 44.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.4 %
potential support ratio: 13.5 (2014 est.)
Lithuaniatotal dependency ratio: 44.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 22.7 %
potential support ratio: 4.4 (2014 est.)
Luxembourgtotal dependency ratio: 46.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 25.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21 %
potential support ratio: 4.8 (2014 est.)
Macautotal dependency ratio: 26.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 15.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.8 %
potential support ratio: 9.2 (2014 est.)
Macedoniatotal dependency ratio: 41.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 23.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 17.8 %
potential support ratio: 5.6 (2014 est.)
Madagascartotal dependency ratio: 81.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 76.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.1 %
potential support ratio: 19.6 (2014 est.)
Malawitotal dependency ratio: 93.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 87 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.3 %
potential support ratio: 16 (2014 est.)
Malaysiatotal dependency ratio: 45.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 37.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.1 %
potential support ratio: 12.4 (2014 est.)
Maldivestotal dependency ratio: 50 %
youth dependency ratio: 42.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.4 %
potential support ratio: 13.6 (2014 est.)
Malitotal dependency ratio: 100.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 95.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18.2 (2014 est.)
Maltatotal dependency ratio: 45.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 20.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 24.8 %
potential support ratio: 4 (2014 est.)
Mauritaniatotal dependency ratio: 75.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 70.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.6 %
potential support ratio: 17.9 (2014 est.)
Mauritiustotal dependency ratio: 39.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.8 %
potential support ratio: 7.8 (2014 est.)
Mexicototal dependency ratio: 52.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 42.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.1 %
potential support ratio: 9.9 (2014 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States oftotal dependency ratio: 63.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 56.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.9 %
potential support ratio: 14.6 (2014 est.)
Moldovatotal dependency ratio: 39.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 23.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 16.1 %
potential support ratio: 6.2 (2014 est.)
Mongoliatotal dependency ratio: 45.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 39.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18 (2014 est.)
Montenegrototal dependency ratio: 46.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 19.7 %
potential support ratio: 5.1 (2014 est.)
Moroccototal dependency ratio: 49.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 41.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.5 %
potential support ratio: 13.4 (2014 est.)
Mozambiquetotal dependency ratio: 94.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 88.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.4 %
potential support ratio: 15.6 (2014 est.)
Namibiatotal dependency ratio: 64.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 58.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.9 %
potential support ratio: 17 (2014 est.)
Nepaltotal dependency ratio: 64 %
youth dependency ratio: 55.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.6 %
potential support ratio: 11.7 (2014 est.)
Netherlandstotal dependency ratio: 52.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 25.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 26.8 %
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2014 est.)
New Caledoniatotal dependency ratio: 48.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.9 %
potential support ratio: 6.7 (2014 est.)
New Zealandtotal dependency ratio: 52.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 30.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.8 %
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2014 est.)
Nicaraguatotal dependency ratio: 58.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 51.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.4 %
potential support ratio: 13.4 (2014 est.)
Nigertotal dependency ratio: 111.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 106 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18 (2014 est.)
Nigeriatotal dependency ratio: 89.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 84 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.2 %
potential support ratio: 19.3 (2014 est.)
Norwaytotal dependency ratio: 53.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 28.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 24.7 %
potential support ratio: 4.1 (2014 est.)
Omantotal dependency ratio: 34.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 30.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 3.9 %
potential support ratio: 25.4 (2014 est.)
Pakistantotal dependency ratio: 60.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 53.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 7.1 %
potential support ratio: 14.2 (2014 est.)
Panamatotal dependency ratio: 54.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.4 %
potential support ratio: 8.7 (2014 est.)
Papua New Guineatotal dependency ratio: 68.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 63.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5 %
potential support ratio: 20.1 (2014 est.)
Paraguaytotal dependency ratio: 60.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 51.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.9 %
potential support ratio: 11.2 (2014 est.)
Perutotal dependency ratio: 53.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10 %
potential support ratio: 10 (2014 est.)
Philippinestotal dependency ratio: 60.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 54.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.4 %
potential support ratio: 15.6 (2014 est.)
Polandtotal dependency ratio: 42.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.2 %
potential support ratio: 4.7 (2014 est.)
Portugaltotal dependency ratio: 50.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 28.7 %
potential support ratio: 3.5 (2014 est.)
Puerto Ricototal dependency ratio: 50.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 28.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.3 %
potential support ratio: 4.7 (2014 est.)
Qatartotal dependency ratio: 17.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 16 %
elderly dependency ratio: 1.1 %
potential support ratio: 87.4 (2014 est.)
Romaniatotal dependency ratio: 43.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.9 %
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2014 est.)
Russiatotal dependency ratio: 41.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 22.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 18.5 %
potential support ratio: 5.4 (2014 est.)
Rwandatotal dependency ratio: 80.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 75.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.4 %
potential support ratio: 22.8 (2014 est.)
Saint Luciatotal dependency ratio: 48 %
youth dependency ratio: 34.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 13.1 %
potential support ratio: 7.6 (2014 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadinestotal dependency ratio: 47.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 36.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.5 %
potential support ratio: 9.5 (2014 est.)
Samoatotal dependency ratio: 74.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 65.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9 %
potential support ratio: 11.1 (2014 est.)
Sao Tome and Principetotal dependency ratio: 81.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 75.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6 %
potential support ratio: 16.7 (2014 est.)
Saudi Arabiatotal dependency ratio: 46.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 41.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.3 %
potential support ratio: 23.5 (2014 est.)
Senegaltotal dependency ratio: 86.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 81 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.5 %
potential support ratio: 18.2 (2014 est.)
Serbiatotal dependency ratio: 44.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 23.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.1 %
potential support ratio: 4.7 (2014 est.)
Seychellestotal dependency ratio: 42.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 31.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.1 %
potential support ratio: 9 (2014 est.)
Sierra Leonetotal dependency ratio: 78.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 73.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.8 %
potential support ratio: 21 (2014 est.)
Singaporetotal dependency ratio: 35.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 14.5 %
potential support ratio: 6.9 (2014 est.)
Slovakiatotal dependency ratio: 39.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 18.5 %
potential support ratio: 5.4 (2014 est.)
Sloveniatotal dependency ratio: 46.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 25.7 %
potential support ratio: 3.9 (2014 est.)
Solomon Islandstotal dependency ratio: 76.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 70.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6 %
potential support ratio: 16.8 (2014 est.)
Somaliatotal dependency ratio: 99.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 93.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.6 %
potential support ratio: 17.8 (2014 est.)
South Africatotal dependency ratio: 53.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 45.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 8.7 %
potential support ratio: 11.5 (2014 est.)
South Sudantotal dependency ratio: 82.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 76.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.4 %
potential support ratio: 15.6 (2014 est.)
Spaintotal dependency ratio: 50.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 23.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 27.1 %
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2014 est.)
Sri Lankatotal dependency ratio: 51.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 38.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 13.2 %
potential support ratio: 7.6 (2014 est.)
Sudantotal dependency ratio: 79 %
youth dependency ratio: 73.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.9 %
potential support ratio: 17.1 (2014 est.)
Surinametotal dependency ratio: 50.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 40.6 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.1 %
potential support ratio: 9.9 (2014 est.)
Swazilandtotal dependency ratio: 69.7 %
youth dependency ratio: 63.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6 %
potential support ratio: 16.7 (2014 est.)
Swedentotal dependency ratio: 58.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 31.1 %
potential support ratio: 3.2 (2014 est.)
Switzerlandtotal dependency ratio: 48.5 %
youth dependency ratio: 21.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 26.7 %
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2014 est.)
Syriatotal dependency ratio: 63.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 57 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.9 %
potential support ratio: 14.6 (2014 est.)
Tajikistantotal dependency ratio: 64.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 59.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.2 %
potential support ratio: 19.2 (2014 est.)
Tanzaniatotal dependency ratio: 92.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 86.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.2 %
potential support ratio: 16.1 (2014 est.)
Thailandtotal dependency ratio: 38.6 %
youth dependency ratio: 24.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 13.9 %
potential support ratio: 7.2 (2014 est.)
Togototal dependency ratio: 80.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 75.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5 %
potential support ratio: 20.2 (2014 est.)
Tongatotal dependency ratio: 75.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 64.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.3 %
potential support ratio: 9.7 (2014 est.)
Trinidad and Tobagototal dependency ratio: 43.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 13.3 %
potential support ratio: 7.5 (2014 est.)
Tunisiatotal dependency ratio: 43.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 10.5 %
potential support ratio: 9.5 (2014 est.)
Turkeytotal dependency ratio: 48.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 37.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 11.2 %
potential support ratio: 8.9 (2014 est.)
Turkmenistantotal dependency ratio: 48.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 42.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.1 %
potential support ratio: 16.4 (2014 est.)
Ugandatotal dependency ratio: 102.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 97.5 %
elderly dependency ratio: 4.9 %
potential support ratio: 20.5 (2014 est.)
Ukrainetotal dependency ratio: 42 %
youth dependency ratio: 20.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.2 %
potential support ratio: 4.7 (2014 est.)
United Arab Emiratestotal dependency ratio: 19.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 18.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 0.5 %
potential support ratio: 182.8 (2014 est.)
United Kingdomtotal dependency ratio: 54.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 27.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 27.6 %
potential support ratio: 3.6 (2014 est.)
United Statestotal dependency ratio: 51 %
youth dependency ratio: 29.4 %
elderly dependency ratio: 21.6 %
potential support ratio: 4.6 (2014 est.)
Uruguaytotal dependency ratio: 55.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 22.1 %
potential support ratio: 4.5 (2014 est.)
Uzbekistantotal dependency ratio: 48.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 42 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.3 %
potential support ratio: 15.8 (2014 est.)
Vanuatutotal dependency ratio: 67.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 61.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.6 %
potential support ratio: 15.1 (2014 est.)
Venezuelatotal dependency ratio: 52.9 %
youth dependency ratio: 43.2 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9.8 %
potential support ratio: 10.2 (2014 est.)
Vietnamtotal dependency ratio: 41.3 %
youth dependency ratio: 31.9 %
elderly dependency ratio: 9.4 %
potential support ratio: 10.6 (2014 est.)
Virgin Islandstotal dependency ratio: 60.2 %
youth dependency ratio: 33.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 26.9 %
potential support ratio: 3.7 (2014 est.)
West Banktotal dependency ratio: 74.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 68.8 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.3 %
potential support ratio: 19
note: data represents the Palestinian Territories (2014 est.)
Western Saharatotal dependency ratio: 41 %
youth dependency ratio: 37.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 3.8 %
potential support ratio: 26.1 (2014 est.)
Worldtotal dependency ratio: 52 %
youth dependency ratio: 39.7 %
elderly dependency ratio: 12.3 %
potential support ratio: 8.1 (2014 est.)
Yementotal dependency ratio: 74.1 %
youth dependency ratio: 69 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.1 %
potential support ratio: 19.7 (2014 est.)
Zambiatotal dependency ratio: 96.4 %
youth dependency ratio: 91.3 %
elderly dependency ratio: 5.1 %
potential support ratio: 19.6 (2014 est.)
Zimbabwetotal dependency ratio: 74.8 %
youth dependency ratio: 68.1 %
elderly dependency ratio: 6.7 %
potential support ratio: 14.9 (2014 est.)

Source: CIA Factbook