Population ages 0-14, female (% of female population)
Definition: Female population between the ages 0 to 14 as a percentage of the total female population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population.
Description: The map below shows how Population ages 0-14, female (% of female population) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Niger, with a value of 49.06. The country with the lowest value in the world is Hong Kong SAR, China, with a value of 11.09.
Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects: 2019 Revision.
See also: Country ranking, Time series comparison
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Aggregation method: Weighted average
General Comments: Relevance to gender indicator: Knowing how many girls, adolescents and women there are in a population helps a country in determining its provision of services.