United Kingdom: Percent children

(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
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United Kingdom: Population ages 0-14, percent of total, 1960 - 2020:

For that indicator, we provide data for the United Kingdom from 1960 to 2020. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was 20.19 percent with a minimum of 17.5 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 24.17 percent in 1970. The latest value from 2020 is 17.68 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 186 countries is 27.09 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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