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 28.21 as of 2015. Over the past 55 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 91.46 in 1966 and 24.88 in 2010.

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 using the World Bank's population and age distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. The World Bank's population estimates are from various sources including the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; census reports and statistical publications from national statistical offices; Eurostat's Demographic Statistics; United Nations Statistical Division, Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years); U.S. Census Bureau: International Database; and Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Statistics and Demography Programme.

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Year Value
1960 79.92
1961 83.72
1962 85.82
1963 87.24
1964 88.69
1965 89.82
1966 91.46
1967 91.34
1968 89.42
1969 86.08
1970 81.79
1971 76.18
1972 71.30
1973 67.00
1974 63.01
1975 59.17
1976 57.06
1977 54.66
1978 52.33
1979 50.69
1980 50.08
1981 48.99
1982 48.58
1983 48.60
1984 48.52
1985 48.07
1986 48.63
1987 48.56
1988 48.12
1989 47.63
1990 47.20
1991 48.12
1992 48.69
1993 49.05
1994 49.22
1995 49.12
1996 48.48
1997 47.66
1998 46.55
1999 45.07
2000 43.27
2001 40.50
2002 38.00
2003 35.85
2004 34.09
2005 32.64
2006 30.87
2007 29.06
2008 27.36
2009 25.92
2010 24.88
2011 25.03
2012 25.46
2013 26.17
2014 27.11
2015 28.21

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population) in Macao SAR, China was 11.53 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 13.70 in 1965 and a minimum value of 8.99 in 2010.

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 using the World Bank's population and age distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. The World Bank's population estimates are from various sources including the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; census reports and statistical publications from national statistical offices; Eurostat's Demographic Statistics; United Nations Statistical Division, Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years); U.S. Census Bureau: International Database; and Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Statistics and Demography Programme.

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Year Value
1960 11.74
1961 12.36
1962 12.93
1963 13.40
1964 13.67
1965 13.70
1966 13.60
1967 13.24
1968 12.72
1969 12.18
1970 11.71
1971 11.63
1972 11.66
1973 11.76
1974 11.85
1975 11.89
1976 12.06
1977 12.18
1978 12.31
1979 12.54
1980 12.92
1981 12.49
1982 12.13
1983 11.80
1984 11.45
1985 11.05
1986 10.75
1987 10.44
1988 10.17
1989 9.98
1990 9.88
1991 10.08
1992 10.32
1993 10.56
1994 10.75
1995 10.86
1996 10.93
1997 10.91
1998 10.84
1999 10.71
2000 10.55
2001 10.21
2002 9.94
2003 9.75
2004 9.67
2005 9.69
2006 9.51
2007 9.31
2008 9.13
2009 9.01
2010 8.99
2011 9.31
2012 9.73
2013 10.24
2014 10.84
2015 11.53

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population) in Macao SAR, China was 16.68 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 78.10 in 1967 and a minimum value of 15.72 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 using the World Bank's population and age distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. The World Bank's population estimates are from various sources including the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; census reports and statistical publications from national statistical offices; Eurostat's Demographic Statistics; United Nations Statistical Division, Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years); U.S. Census Bureau: International Database; and Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Statistics and Demography Programme.

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Year Value
1960 68.18
1961 71.36
1962 72.89
1963 73.85
1964 75.01
1965 76.12
1966 77.86
1967 78.10
1968 76.71
1969 73.89
1970 70.08
1971 64.55
1972 59.64
1973 55.24
1974 51.16
1975 47.27
1976 45.01
1977 42.48
1978 40.02
1979 38.15
1980 37.17
1981 36.50
1982 36.44
1983 36.79
1984 37.08
1985 37.02
1986 37.88
1987 38.12
1988 37.95
1989 37.65
1990 37.32
1991 38.04
1992 38.37
1993 38.49
1994 38.47
1995 38.25
1996 37.55
1997 36.75
1998 35.71
1999 34.35
2000 32.71
2001 30.28
2002 28.06
2003 26.10
2004 24.41
2005 22.94
2006 21.37
2007 19.75
2008 18.23
2009 16.92
2010 15.89
2011 15.72
2012 15.73
2013 15.93
2014 16.26
2015 16.68

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population