Age

Permanent resident population by age and dependency ratio, in 2022
  in thousand
in %

8 815.4

 

    0-19 years

1 755.2 19.9

    20-39 years

2 293.2

26.0

    40-64 years

3 075.4

34.9

    65-79 years

1 206.0

13.7

    80 years and older

485.6

5.5

6 519.4

74.0

    0-19 years

1 299.2 19.9

    20-39 years

1 506.7 23.1

    40-64 years

2 210.2
33.9

    65-79 years

1 067.7
16.4

    80 years and older

435.6
6.7

2 296.0

26.0

    0-19 years

456.1

19.9

    20-39 years

786.4

34.3

    40-64 years

865.2

37.7

    65-79 years

138.3

6.0

    80 years and older

50.0

2.2

Youth dependency ratio * 32.7
Old-age dependency ratio * 31.5
Youth dependency ratio = Number of persons under the age of 20 per 100 persons aged 20-64

Old-age dependency ratio = Number of persons aged 65 and over per 100 persons aged 20-64

Source : FSO – STATPOP

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