Philippines - Age dependency ratio

Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population)

The latest value for Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population) in Philippines was 63.32 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 102.19 in 1964 and 63.32 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 100.34
1961 101.02
1962 101.65
1963 102.09
1964 102.19
1965 101.85
1966 101.07
1967 99.95
1968 98.63
1969 97.28
1970 96.01
1971 94.84
1972 93.74
1973 92.72
1974 91.75
1975 90.84
1976 89.98
1977 89.19
1978 88.42
1979 87.65
1980 86.85
1981 86.02
1982 85.16
1983 84.32
1984 83.51
1985 82.77
1986 82.10
1987 81.48
1988 80.87
1989 80.22
1990 79.50
1991 78.71
1992 77.86
1993 76.99
1994 76.12
1995 75.28
1996 74.48
1997 73.70
1998 72.94
1999 72.21
2000 71.51
2001 70.83
2002 70.18
2003 69.53
2004 68.85
2005 68.14
2006 67.39
2007 66.60
2008 65.80
2009 64.97
2010 64.14
2011 63.32

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population) in Philippines was 6.04 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.23 in 1960 and a minimum value of 5.35 in 1996.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 6.23
1961 6.19
1962 6.16
1963 6.14
1964 6.11
1965 6.07
1966 6.02
1967 5.96
1968 5.91
1969 5.87
1970 5.86
1971 5.86
1972 5.88
1973 5.91
1974 5.94
1975 5.97
1976 5.99
1977 6.00
1978 6.00
1979 6.00
1980 5.97
1981 5.94
1982 5.89
1983 5.84
1984 5.79
1985 5.74
1986 5.71
1987 5.69
1988 5.66
1989 5.63
1990 5.59
1991 5.54
1992 5.47
1993 5.42
1994 5.37
1995 5.35
1996 5.35
1997 5.36
1998 5.39
1999 5.43
2000 5.46
2001 5.50
2002 5.53
2003 5.57
2004 5.61
2005 5.65
2006 5.71
2007 5.77
2008 5.83
2009 5.90
2010 5.97
2011 6.04

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population) in Philippines was 57.28 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 96.08 in 1964 and a minimum value of 57.28 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 94.11
1961 94.83
1962 95.48
1963 95.95
1964 96.08
1965 95.78
1966 95.05
1967 93.99
1968 92.72
1969 91.40
1970 90.15
1971 88.97
1972 87.86
1973 86.80
1974 85.81
1975 84.87
1976 84.00
1977 83.19
1978 82.42
1979 81.65
1980 80.88
1981 80.08
1982 79.27
1983 78.48
1984 77.73
1985 77.03
1986 76.39
1987 75.80
1988 75.21
1989 74.59
1990 73.91
1991 73.17
1992 72.39
1993 71.57
1994 70.75
1995 69.94
1996 69.13
1997 68.33
1998 67.55
1999 66.78
2000 66.05
2001 65.34
2002 64.65
2003 63.96
2004 63.25
2005 62.49
2006 61.68
2007 60.84
2008 59.97
2009 59.07
2010 58.18
2011 57.28

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population