* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Percent children - Country rankings:

The average for 2017 was 27.57 percent.The highest value was in Niger: 50.2 percent and the lowest value was in Hong Kong: 11.49 percent. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Population ages 0-14, percent of total, 2017
(percent, Source: United Nations Population Division, TheGlobalEconomy.com)

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.
Percent children in the European union
Percent children in Europe
Percent children in Asia
Percent children in Africa
Percent children in North America
Percent children in South America
Percent children in Australia
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