Population, male (% of total population) - Country Ranking

Definition: Male population is the percentage of the population that is male. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects: 2019 Revision.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Qatar 75.50 2018
2 United Arab Emirates 69.36 2018
3 Oman 65.99 2018
4 Bahrain 63.65 2018
5 Kuwait 60.45 2018
6 Saudi Arabia 57.55 2018
7 Equatorial Guinea 55.54 2018
8 Bhutan 53.00 2018
9 Djibouti 52.63 2018
10 Singapore 52.34 2018
11 India 51.98 2018
12 Brunei 51.96 2018
13 Samoa 51.74 2018
14 Pakistan 51.46 2018
15 Malaysia 51.42 2018
16 Afghanistan 51.36 2018
17 Seychelles 51.35 2018
18 China 51.32 2018
19 Papua New Guinea 51.04 2018
20 Albania 50.94 2018
21 Gabon 50.93 2018
22 Paraguay 50.85 2018
23 Solomon Islands 50.85 2018
24 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 50.79 2018
25 Vanuatu 50.71 2018
26 Fiji 50.70 2018
27 Ghana 50.67 2018
28 Nigeria 50.66 2018
29 Bangladesh 50.61 2018
30 Jordan 50.61 2018
31 Iraq 50.59 2018
32 Iran 50.56 2018
33 Timor-Leste 50.54 2018
34 Egypt 50.53 2018
35 Libya 50.52 2018
36 Algeria 50.52 2018
37 Côte d'Ivoire 50.48 2018
38 Norway 50.48 2018
39 Luxembourg 50.46 2018
40 Comoros 50.44 2018
41 Tajikistan 50.42 2018
42 Grenada 50.39 2018
43 Yemen 50.39 2018
44 Indonesia 50.36 2018
45 New Caledonia 50.34 2018
46 Lebanon 50.29 2018
47 Suriname 50.28 2018
48 Philippines 50.26 2018
49 Liberia 50.23 2018
50 Niger 50.23 2018
51 Bolivia 50.22 2018
52 Lao PDR 50.21 2018
53 Guyana 50.19 2018
54 Iceland 50.19 2018
55 Syrian Arab Republic 50.19 2018
56 Cabo Verde 50.18 2018
57 Mauritania 50.18 2018
58 Malta 50.13 2018
59 Panama 50.09 2018
60 Korea 50.08 2018
61 Mali 50.06 2018
62 Sweden 50.05 2018
63 São Tomé and Principe 50.04 2018
64 North Macedonia 50.03 2018
65 Ecuador 50.03 2018
66 Cyprus 50.03 2018
67 Ethiopia 50.02 2018
68 Tonga 50.01 2018
69 Cameroon 50.00 2018
70 Dominican Republic 49.99 2018
71 Costa Rica 49.99 2018
72 Eritrea 49.99 2011
73 Sudan 49.95 2018
74 Honduras 49.95 2018
75 Tanzania 49.95 2018
76 Congo 49.93 2018
77 Chad 49.92 2018
78 Burkina Faso 49.90 2018
79 Vietnam 49.90 2018
80 Dem. Rep. Congo 49.90 2018
81 Benin 49.90 2018
82 Azerbaijan 49.88 2018
83 Sierra Leone 49.88 2018
84 Madagascar 49.88 2018
85 Somalia 49.87 2018
86 Uzbekistan 49.86 2018
87 Belize 49.81 2018
88 Australia 49.80 2018
89 Netherlands 49.78 2018
90 Slovenia 49.75 2018
91 Togo 49.73 2018
92 Denmark 49.73 2018
93 Israel 49.70 2018
94 Kenya 49.68 2018
95 Cuba 49.67 2018
96 Peru 49.66 2018
97 Jamaica 49.66 2018
98 Canada 49.61 2018
99 The Gambia 49.60 2018
100 Morocco 49.60 2018
101 Burundi 49.58 2018
102 Ireland 49.57 2018
103 Switzerland 49.57 2018
104 Central African Republic 49.56 2018
105 Tunisia 49.56 2018
106 Zambia 49.51 2018
107 United States 49.48 2018
108 Kyrgyz Republic 49.48 2018
109 Angola 49.47 2018
110 Montenegro 49.44 2018
111 Mauritius 49.42 2018
112 Trinidad and Tobago 49.41 2018
113 Belgium 49.41 2018
114 Venezuela 49.37 2018
115 United Kingdom 49.36 2018
116 Haiti 49.35 2018
117 Germany 49.34 2018
118 Mongolia 49.33 2018
119 Turkey 49.32 2018
120 South Africa 49.31 2018
121 Malawi 49.30 2018
122 Nicaragua 49.29 2018
123 Lesotho 49.28 2018
124 Finland 49.28 2018
125 Chile 49.27 2018
126 St. Lucia 49.25 2018
127 Guatemala 49.24 2018
128 Turkmenistan 49.24 2018
129 Uganda 49.22 2018
130 Czech Republic 49.19 2018
131 Austria 49.17 2018
132 Brazil 49.17 2018
133 New Zealand 49.16 2018
134 Kiribati 49.15 2018
135 Rwanda 49.14 2018
136 Spain 49.10 2018
137 Greece 49.08 2018
138 Colombia 49.07 2018
139 Serbia 49.00 2018
140 Bosnia and Herzegovina 48.99 2018
141 Mexico 48.91 2018
142 Dem. People's Rep. Korea 48.91 2018
143 Eswatini 48.85 2018
144 Japan 48.84 2018
145 Guinea-Bissau 48.83 2018
146 Cambodia 48.80 2018
147 Argentina 48.76 2018
148 Thailand 48.73 2018
149 Senegal 48.72 2018
150 Slovak Republic 48.66 2018
151 Romania 48.66 2018
152 Italy 48.62 2018
153 Bulgaria 48.59 2018
154 The Bahamas 48.57 2018
155 Mozambique 48.52 2018
156 Kazakhstan 48.49 2018
157 Poland 48.47 2018
158 Namibia 48.45 2018
159 France 48.42 2018
160 Barbados 48.33 2018
161 Uruguay 48.28 2018
162 Botswana 48.27 2018
163 Antigua and Barbuda 48.21 2018
164 Myanmar 48.19 2018
165 Guinea 48.18 2018
166 Croatia 48.15 2018
167 Sri Lanka 48.03 2018
168 Macao SAR, China 48.02 2018
169 Moldova 47.96 2018
170 Georgia 47.71 2018
171 Zimbabwe 47.64 2018
172 Hungary 47.57 2018
173 Puerto Rico 47.55 2018
174 Portugal 47.29 2018
175 Estonia 47.14 2018
176 Armenia 47.04 2018
177 El Salvador 46.89 2018
178 Belarus 46.54 2018
179 Russia 46.34 2018
180 Ukraine 46.31 2018
181 Lithuania 46.21 2018
182 Hong Kong SAR, China 46.07 2018
183 Latvia 45.99 2018
184 Nepal 45.46 2018

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Statistical Concept and Methodology: Population structure by age and sex in the World Bank's estimates is based on the population structure by age and sex in United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. For more information, see the original source.

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual