World Population (ages 65 and above, total)

The World population (ages 65 and above) is 697,967,728 (as of 2019). The male and female population are 313,239,104 (44.88%) and 384,730,518 (55.12%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 3.04% (positive growth).

The below table shows the World population (ages 65 and above) history. The first, third, fourth value are the total population, male population, female population, respectively, in each year. The Growth(%) means Y/Y growth ratio of the total population. The percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratio of it by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 697,967,728 3.52% 313,239,104
44.88%
384,730,518
55.12%
2018 673,392,013 3.63% 301,840,523
44.82%
371,554,798
55.18%
2017 648,977,777 3.63% 290,393,872
44.75%
358,587,622
55.25%
2016 625,391,870 3.54% 279,252,803
44.65%
346,141,945
55.35%
2015 603,248,104 3.18% 268,732,472
44.55%
334,515,638
55.45%
2014 584,081,640 2.96% 259,996,410
44.51%
324,089,392
55.49%
2013 566,774,527 2.76% 252,095,352
44.48%
314,685,858
55.52%
2012 551,119,375 2.61% 244,904,386
44.44%
306,221,843
55.56%
2011 536,759,351 2.46% 238,205,032
44.38%
298,558,929
55.62%
2010 523,578,620 2.15% 231,911,180
44.29%
291,667,435
55.71%
2009 512,297,287 1.98% 226,792,680
44.27%
285,507,383
55.73%
2008 502,149,052 1.91% 222,101,788
44.23%
280,051,472
55.77%
2007 492,579,987 1.97% 217,593,236
44.17%
274,991,221
55.83%
2006 482,888,492 2.17% 212,953,787
44.10%
269,938,003
55.90%
2005 472,400,991 1.98% 207,869,905
44.00%
264,530,990
56.00%
2004 463,030,341 2.22% 203,577,203
43.97%
259,455,410
56.03%
2003 452,728,268 2.42% 198,761,859
43.90%
253,969,864
56.10%
2002 441,761,509 2.48% 193,540,138
43.81%
248,224,710
56.19%
2001 430,784,590 2.47% 188,216,642
43.69%
242,570,018
56.31%
2000 420,126,567 2.28% 182,951,356
43.55%
237,175,149
56.45%
1999 410,527,906 2.24% 178,611,930
43.51%
231,917,179
56.49%
1998 401,350,311 2.26% 174,375,382
43.45%
226,975,927
56.55%
1997 392,273,227 2.44% 170,095,136
43.36%
222,177,973
56.64%
1996 382,704,217 2.74% 165,502,956
43.25%
217,200,551
56.75%
1995 372,220,037 2.41% 160,406,347
43.09%
211,813,655
56.91%
1994 363,255,788 2.59% 156,286,959
43.02%
206,966,319
56.98%
1993 353,851,435 2.75% 151,881,197
42.92%
201,966,330
57.08%
1992 344,135,004 2.79% 147,267,855
42.79%
196,863,231
57.21%
1991 334,523,210 2.79% 142,675,245
42.65%
191,845,280
57.35%
1990 325,174,848 2.54% 138,197,839
42.50%
186,977,017
57.50%
1989 316,916,003 2.50% 134,557,597
42.46%
182,357,582
57.54%
1988 309,006,726 2.46% 131,119,381
42.43%
177,887,511
57.57%
1987 301,409,882 2.41% 127,810,493
42.40%
173,601,176
57.60%
1986 294,145,832 2.35% 124,572,840
42.35%
169,575,242
57.65%
1985 287,241,476 1.86% 121,379,542
42.26%
165,861,930
57.74%
1984 281,896,206 1.69% 119,192,115
42.28%
162,707,214
57.72%
1983 277,139,785 1.68% 117,158,148
42.27%
159,985,008
57.73%
1982 272,476,835 1.91% 115,080,017
42.23%
157,398,348
57.77%
1981 267,265,264 2.31% 112,721,130
42.18%
154,544,044
57.82%
1980 261,099,058 2.26% 109,927,564
42.10%
151,171,540
57.90%
1979 255,202,292 2.63% 107,520,082
42.13%
147,682,281
57.87%
1978 248,490,419 2.91% 104,719,254
42.14%
143,772,725
57.86%
1977 241,259,332 3.05% 101,645,170
42.13%
139,617,652
57.87%
1976 233,893,569 3.13% 98,458,369
42.10%
135,438,796
57.91%
1975 226,568,971 2.70% 95,231,835
42.03%
131,337,146
57.97%
1974 220,445,208 2.80% 92,822,921
42.11%
127,622,900
57.89%
1973 214,275,772 2.86% 90,331,816
42.16%
123,943,735
57.84%
1972 208,145,544 3.05% 87,786,564
42.18%
120,357,276
57.82%
1971 201,794,514 3.28% 85,071,921
42.16%
116,720,698
57.84%
1970 195,173,189 2.77% 82,168,240
42.10%
113,004,943
57.90%
1969 189,772,482 2.90% 80,047,160
42.18%
109,724,782
57.82%
1968 184,260,607 2.92% 77,818,974
42.23%
106,441,484
57.77%
1967 178,874,981 3.03% 75,585,441
42.26%
103,290,031
57.74%
1966 173,456,518 3.15% 73,281,370
42.25%
100,175,543
57.75%
1965 167,991,662 2.04% 70,906,171
42.21%
97,085,511
57.79%
1964 164,572,636 2.10% 69,722,774
42.37%
94,849,762
57.63%
1963 161,120,729 2.23% 68,467,522
42.49%
92,653,270
57.51%
1962 157,530,855 2.19% 67,096,215
42.59%
90,435,133
57.41%
1961 154,074,057 2.26% 65,716,412
42.65%
88,358,283
57.35%
1960 150,593,477 N/A% 64,255,401
42.67%
86,338,381
57.33%

Data Source

  • [65] The World Bank Group. Population ages 65 and above, total. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SP.POP.65UP.TO
  • [66] The World Bank Group. Population ages 65 and above, male. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SP.POP.65UP.MA.IN
  • [67] The World Bank Group. Population ages 65 and above, female. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SP.POP.65UP.FE.IN