Macao: Percent children

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 Macao

Population ages 0-14, percent of total

 Latest value 14.82
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 24.99
 Min - Max 12.58 - 43.27
 Source United Nations Population Division
For that indicator, we provide data for Macao from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Macao during that period was 24.99 percent with a minimum of 12.58 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 43.27 percent in 1965. The latest value from 2022 is 14.82 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 196 countries is 26.50 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Macao - Percent children - recent values

Historical chart
Macao - Percent children - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Total population below the age of 14 as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Population size 0.70 2022 million
 Percent urban population 100.00 2022 percent
 Population density 20,806 2021 people per square km
 Population ages 65 and above 13.00 2022 percent
 Percent children 14.82 2022 percent
 Percent female population 53.08 2022 percent
 Rural population, percent 0.00 2022 percent
 Age dependency ratio 38.53 2022 percent
 Refugee population 6 2009 refugees
 Migrant population 58 2015 percent
 Population growth 1.24 2022 percent
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