Macao SAR, China - Age dependency ratio

Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population)

The latest value for Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population) in Macao SAR, China was 25.20 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 89.81 in 1965 and 25.20 in 2011.

Definition: 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 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 ICF International.

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Year Value
1960 79.90
1961 83.74
1962 86.63
1963 88.52
1964 89.53
1965 89.81
1966 89.54
1967 88.74
1968 87.29
1969 84.99
1970 81.79
1971 77.64
1972 72.77
1973 67.68
1974 63.02
1975 59.16
1976 56.22
1977 54.01
1978 52.38
1979 51.12
1980 50.08
1981 49.29
1982 48.80
1983 48.51
1984 48.29
1985 48.06
1986 47.77
1987 47.42
1988 47.12
1989 47.03
1990 47.19
1991 47.61
1992 48.19
1993 48.76
1994 49.12
1995 49.10
1996 48.72
1997 48.00
1998 46.88
1999 45.29
2000 43.26
2001 40.82
2002 38.13
2003 35.42
2004 32.92
2005 30.77
2006 28.97
2007 27.51
2008 26.39
2009 25.63
2010 25.23
2011 25.20

Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population)

The value for Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population) in Macao SAR, China was 9.14 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 13.81 in 1964 and a minimum value of 8.60 in 2008.

Definition: Age dependency ratio, old, is the ratio of older dependents--people 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 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 ICF International.

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Year Value
1960 11.74
1961 12.69
1962 13.35
1963 13.72
1964 13.81
1965 13.70
1966 13.39
1967 12.93
1968 12.42
1969 12.00
1970 11.71
1971 11.56
1972 11.52
1973 11.58
1974 11.71
1975 11.89
1976 12.14
1977 12.45
1978 12.75
1979 12.92
1980 12.91
1981 12.71
1982 12.35
1983 11.91
1984 11.46
1985 11.05
1986 10.67
1987 10.33
1988 10.06
1989 9.90
1990 9.87
1991 9.97
1992 10.18
1993 10.44
1994 10.68
1995 10.85
1996 10.94
1997 10.95
1998 10.89
1999 10.75
2000 10.54
2001 10.27
2002 9.95
2003 9.62
2004 9.32
2005 9.06
2006 8.85
2007 8.69
2008 8.60
2009 8.64
2010 8.81
2011 9.14

Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population)

The value for Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population) in Macao SAR, China was 16.06 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 76.15 in 1966 and a minimum value of 16.06 in 2011.

Definition: Age dependency ratio, young, is the ratio of younger dependents--people younger than 15--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 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 ICF International.

See also:

Year Value
1960 68.16
1961 71.05
1962 73.27
1963 74.80
1964 75.72
1965 76.11
1966 76.15
1967 75.82
1968 74.86
1969 72.99
1970 70.08
1971 66.08
1972 61.24
1973 56.11
1974 51.31
1975 47.27
1976 44.07
1977 41.55
1978 39.63
1979 38.19
1980 37.16
1981 36.58
1982 36.45
1983 36.60
1984 36.83
1985 37.02
1986 37.10
1987 37.09
1988 37.07
1989 37.13
1990 37.32
1991 37.64
1992 38.01
1993 38.32
1994 38.44
1995 38.25
1996 37.79
1997 37.05
1998 35.99
1999 34.54
2000 32.72
2001 30.55
2002 28.18
2003 25.79
2004 23.60
2005 21.70
2006 20.12
2007 18.82
2008 17.78
2009 16.99
2010 16.42
2011 16.06

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population