Population ages 0-14, female (% of total) - South America
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 total) varies by country in South America. 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 region is Bolivia, with a value of 31.49. The country with the lowest value in the region is Chile, with a value of 19.98.
Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.
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.