Vanuatu - Age dependency ratio

Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population)

The latest value for Age dependency ratio (% of working-age population) in Vanuatu was 70.72 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 94.78 in 1960 and 70.72 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 94.78
1961 94.72
1962 94.70
1963 94.68
1964 94.61
1965 94.49
1966 94.31
1967 94.09
1968 93.83
1969 93.56
1970 93.30
1971 93.06
1972 92.83
1973 92.60
1974 92.34
1975 92.03
1976 91.67
1977 91.30
1978 90.94
1979 90.67
1980 90.53
1981 90.52
1982 90.59
1983 90.72
1984 90.85
1985 90.95
1986 91.01
1987 91.02
1988 90.93
1989 90.68
1990 90.23
1991 89.57
1992 88.75
1993 87.84
1994 86.89
1995 85.96
1996 85.07
1997 84.17
1998 83.26
1999 82.29
2000 81.26
2001 80.17
2002 79.05
2003 77.94
2004 76.88
2005 75.87
2006 74.92
2007 74.02
2008 73.17
2009 72.33
2010 71.52
2011 70.72

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, old (% of working-age population) in Vanuatu was 5.98 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.85 in 1990 and a minimum value of 4.63 in 1963.

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 4.82
1961 4.74
1962 4.67
1963 4.63
1964 4.64
1965 4.73
1966 4.91
1967 5.17
1968 5.44
1969 5.67
1970 5.81
1971 5.86
1972 5.85
1973 5.80
1974 5.73
1975 5.69
1976 5.67
1977 5.66
1978 5.68
1979 5.71
1980 5.77
1981 5.87
1982 5.98
1983 6.12
1984 6.25
1985 6.39
1986 6.52
1987 6.64
1988 6.75
1989 6.82
1990 6.85
1991 6.83
1992 6.78
1993 6.71
1994 6.62
1995 6.54
1996 6.45
1997 6.36
1998 6.27
1999 6.18
2000 6.09
2001 5.99
2002 5.90
2003 5.83
2004 5.77
2005 5.74
2006 5.75
2007 5.77
2008 5.81
2009 5.86
2010 5.92
2011 5.98

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

The value for Age dependency ratio, young (% of working-age population) in Vanuatu was 64.74 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 90.05 in 1963 and a minimum value of 64.74 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 89.96
1961 89.97
1962 90.02
1963 90.05
1964 89.97
1965 89.76
1966 89.39
1967 88.92
1968 88.39
1969 87.90
1970 87.49
1971 87.19
1972 86.98
1973 86.80
1974 86.60
1975 86.34
1976 86.01
1977 85.64
1978 85.27
1979 84.96
1980 84.76
1981 84.65
1982 84.61
1983 84.60
1984 84.60
1985 84.56
1986 84.49
1987 84.38
1988 84.18
1989 83.86
1990 83.38
1991 82.74
1992 81.97
1993 81.12
1994 80.26
1995 79.43
1996 78.62
1997 77.81
1998 76.99
1999 76.11
2000 75.17
2001 74.17
2002 73.15
2003 72.11
2004 71.10
2005 70.12
2006 69.17
2007 68.25
2008 67.36
2009 66.47
2010 65.60
2011 64.74

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population