The number of older people is growing: Globally, Indonesia has the fifth-largest elderly population in the world. … At the same time, the birth rate has declined, resulting in an ageing population. It is estimated that by the year 2050, older persons aged 60+ in Indonesia will reach 21.1% of the total population.
Which country has the most aging population?
Top 50 Countries With the Largest Percentage of Older Adults
|Rank||Country||% 65+ (of total population)|
Which country has the most serious problem with an aging population?
Japan. Japan is the largest economy to make the list of the world’s oldest populations. It is also the only country outside of Europe in the rankings. With the highest life expectancy in the world at 86, people aged 60 and over will account for over 43 percent of Japan’s population by 2040, according to the GAP Index.
Which country has the oldest average age?
Monaco is the country with the highest median age in the world.
Countries with the highest median age in 2021 (in years)
|Characteristic||Median age in years|
|Saint Pierre and Miquelon||48.5|
What percentage of the US population is over 75?
The 75 to 84 age group share of the older population was around 14.3 million or 29 percent— more than double the number and proportion (6.3 million or 13 percent) for those 85 and older (Table 1). There were more females than males among the older population.