* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Female population, percent of total, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 186 countries was 49.86 percent.The highest value was in Nepal: 54.4 percent and the lowest value was in Qatar: 24.67 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
54.40
54.03
53.96
53.74
53.68
53.66
53.45
53.15
52.96
52.73
52.70
52.55
52.55
52.42
52.32
52.32
52.07
52.01
51.95
51.82
51.81
51.76
51.72
51.70
51.64
51.64
51.60
51.54
51.54
51.49
51.44
51.43
51.42
51.36
51.34
51.32
51.30
51.24
51.23
51.19
51.17
51.12
51.09
51.09
51.07
51.02
51.01
50.98
50.92
50.91
50.87
50.85
50.85
50.84
50.83
50.79
50.76
50.76
50.75
50.75
50.74
50.74
50.72
50.71
50.71
50.70
50.70
50.69
50.69
50.66
50.65
50.62
50.61
50.61
50.61
50.56
50.53
50.53
50.52
50.50
50.49
50.43
50.42
50.41
50.40
50.40
50.39
50.39
50.38
50.35
50.33
50.31
50.28
50.26
50.25
50.23
50.22
50.20
50.20
50.14
50.12
50.12
50.11
50.09
50.08
50.08
50.08
50.08
50.06
50.05
50.04
50.04
50.04
50.03
50.02
50.00
49.99
49.98
49.97
49.97
49.96
49.96
49.93
49.93
49.92
49.92
49.89
49.87
49.81
49.80
49.80
49.80
49.79
49.76
49.76
49.75
49.75
49.73
49.70
49.69
49.65
49.62
49.62
49.60
49.56
49.55
49.50
49.49
49.48
49.48
49.47
49.47
49.42
49.40
49.38
49.33
49.33
49.32
49.30
49.28
49.28
49.17
49.16
49.15
49.09
49.08
48.95
48.69
48.67
48.66
48.60
48.54
48.25
48.08
48.03
47.66
47.41
46.92
44.41
42.27
39.08
36.70
35.73
33.98
30.74
24.67
0
13.6
27.2
40.8
54.4


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