(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
North Korea: Population ages 0-14, percent of total
For that indicator, we provide data for North Korea from 1960 to 2018. The average value for North Korea during that period was 30.61 percent with a minimum of 20.2 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 42.27 percent in 1971.
The latest value from 2018 is 20.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 187
countries is 27.54 percent.
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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.