Angola: Dependent people as percent of the working age population
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Angola from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Angola during that period was 96.35 percent with a minumum of 82.28 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 100.95 percent in 1993.
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The age dependency ratio for Angola is calculated as follows: Age dependency = (people younger than 15 and older than 64) / (working age people ages 15-64). A higher value for Angola and other countries means that employed people have to support more non-working people, either young or old.
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.