Global population by age in 2017

Global population as of mid-2017, by age

Global population by age in 2017 The statistic shows the global population as of mid-2017, sorted by age. In mid-2017, approximately 16 percent of the global population were aged between 15 and 24 years.
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Global population as of mid-2017, by age

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Younger than 1515 to 24 years25 to 63 yearsOlder than 64
Asia24%16%52%8%
Africa41%19%37%3%
Europe16%11%55%18%
Latin America, Caribbean26%17%49%8%
North America19%13%53%15%
Oceania23%14%51%12%
World26%16%49%9%
Younger than 1515 to 24 years25 to 63 yearsOlder than 64
Asia24%16%52%8%
Africa41%19%37%3%
Europe16%11%55%18%
Latin America, Caribbean26%17%49%8%
North America19%13%53%15%
Oceania23%14%51%12%
World26%16%49%9%
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The statistic shows the global population as of mid-2017, sorted by age. In mid-2017, approximately 16 percent of the global population were aged between 15 and 24 years.
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