Non-religious countries Compared by People > Age structure > 55-64 years

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from People > Age structure, which provides the distribution of the population according to age. Information is included by sex and age group as follows: 0-14 years (children), 15-24 years (early working age), 25-54 years (prime working age), 55-64 years (mature working age), 65 years and over (elderly). The age structure of a population affects a nation's key socioeconomic issues. Countries with young populations (high percentage under age 15) need to invest more in schools, while countries with older populations (high percentage ages 65 and over) need to invest more in the health sector. The age structure can also be used to help predict potential political issues. For example, the rapid growth of a young adult population unable to find employment can lead to unrest.


1 Hong Kong 15.1% 2013
2 Czech Republic 14.2% 2013
3 Japan 13.8% 2013
4 Canada 13.3% 2013
5 Netherlands 12.9% 2013
6 France 12.6% 2013
7 Austria 12.5% 2013
8 Sweden 12.4% 2013
9 Australia 11.8% 2013
10 China 11.3% 2013
=11 Turkey 7.9% 2013
=11 Azerbaijan 7.9% 2013
13 Vietnam 7% 2013


Non-religious countries Compared by People > Age structure > 55-64 years


Interesting observations about People > Age structure > 55-64 years

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats:

Adblocker detected! Please consider reading this notice.

We've detected that you are using AdBlock Plus or some other adblocking software which is preventing the page from fully loading.

We don't have any banner, Flash, animation, obnoxious sound, or popup ad. We do not implement these annoying types of ads!

We need money to operate the site, and almost all of it comes from our online advertising.

Please add www.nationmaster.com to your ad blocking whitelist or disable your adblocking software.