Percent distribution of Bangladesh population by age and sex in 2015

 

The age composition of a population is a very important factor in determining its socio-economic well-being of
a country. The survey  shows the household population of the SVRS area by age and sex in percentages.
The SVRS enumerated 470124 males and 468628 females in SVRS, 2015 resulting in a sex ratio 100.3 males per
100 females implying a deficit of 0.02 percentage points over 2014 count. This ratio is 100.2 as obtained in
2011 census. The 2011 BDHS reported even more a smaller ratio (93.1%) than both of the above mentioned
sources.

 

The age distribution shows that less than one third of the population (30.8%) is under 15
years of age. People aged 65 years and over constitute 4.7 percent of the total population. The corresponding
proportions are 35.3 percent and 5.5 percent in the 2011 BDHS and 35.5 percent and 5.1 percent in 2011 census.

Age group Total Male Female
0-4 8.9 9.1 8.8
5-9 10.5 10.7 10.2
10-14 11.4 11.5 11.2
15-19 9.5 10.1 8.9
20-24 8.8 7.9 9.7
25-29 9 8.2 9.9
30-34 8 7.5 8.4
35-39 7.2 7.1 7.4
40-44 6 6.2 5.9
45-49 5.1 5.6 4.7
50-54 4.7 4.6 4.8
55-59 3.1 3.4 2.8
60-64 3 3.1 3
65+ 4.7 5.1 4.3

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