Singapore - Age distribution

Population ages 0-14 (% of total)

Population ages 0-14 (% of total) in Singapore was 15.54 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 44.35 in 1963, while its lowest value was 15.54 in 2015.

Definition: Population between the ages 0 to 14 as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 43.25
1961 43.96
1962 44.32
1963 44.35
1964 44.11
1965 43.68
1966 42.87
1967 41.99
1968 41.03
1969 39.96
1970 38.80
1971 37.61
1972 36.47
1973 35.33
1974 34.13
1975 32.84
1976 31.78
1977 30.51
1978 29.18
1979 27.98
1980 27.05
1981 26.13
1982 25.53
1983 25.15
1984 24.78
1985 24.30
1986 23.79
1987 23.11
1988 22.38
1989 21.80
1990 21.46
1991 21.40
1992 21.57
1993 21.89
1994 22.17
1995 22.25
1996 22.50
1997 22.45
1998 22.16
1999 21.79
2000 21.46
2001 20.88
2002 20.36
2003 19.93
2004 19.54
2005 19.15
2006 18.85
2007 18.55
2008 18.18
2009 17.77
2010 17.34
2011 16.96
2012 16.59
2013 16.23
2014 15.88
2015 15.54

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

Population ages 15-64 (% of total) in Singapore was 72.78 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 73.65 in 2010, while its lowest value was 53.27 in 1963.

Definition: Total population between the ages 15 to 64 is the number of people who could potentially be economically active. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 54.71
1961 53.91
1962 53.42
1963 53.27
1964 53.38
1965 53.67
1966 54.36
1967 55.11
1968 55.93
1969 56.86
1970 57.88
1971 58.92
1972 59.91
1973 60.90
1974 61.94
1975 63.06
1976 63.98
1977 65.11
1978 66.31
1979 67.38
1980 68.23
1981 69.02
1982 69.51
1983 69.79
1984 70.06
1985 70.43
1986 70.88
1987 71.50
1988 72.16
1989 72.67
1990 72.94
1991 72.88
1992 72.57
1993 72.10
1994 71.67
1995 71.41
1996 71.01
1997 70.90
1998 70.98
1999 71.12
2000 71.20
2001 71.60
2002 71.94
2003 72.22
2004 72.46
2005 72.63
2006 72.70
2007 72.81
2008 73.04
2009 73.34
2010 73.65
2011 73.63
2012 73.51
2013 73.32
2014 73.07
2015 72.78

Population ages 65 and above (% of total)

Population ages 65 and above (% of total) in Singapore was 11.68 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 11.68 in 2015, while its lowest value was 2.04 in 1960.

Definition: Population ages 65 and above as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 2.04
1961 2.14
1962 2.25
1963 2.38
1964 2.51
1965 2.65
1966 2.77
1967 2.90
1968 3.03
1969 3.18
1970 3.33
1971 3.48
1972 3.62
1973 3.77
1974 3.93
1975 4.11
1976 4.24
1977 4.38
1978 4.52
1979 4.63
1980 4.72
1981 4.85
1982 4.96
1983 5.06
1984 5.16
1985 5.27
1986 5.34
1987 5.40
1988 5.46
1989 5.53
1990 5.59
1991 5.72
1992 5.86
1993 6.00
1994 6.16
1995 6.34
1996 6.48
1997 6.66
1998 6.86
1999 7.09
2000 7.34
2001 7.52
2002 7.69
2003 7.85
2004 8.00
2005 8.22
2006 8.45
2007 8.64
2008 8.78
2009 8.88
2010 9.01
2011 9.41
2012 9.90
2013 10.45
2014 11.05
2015 11.68

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population