Population Aged 15-64 Years (As % of Total Population) rose to 53.3% in Mozambique in 2018

Population Aged 15-64 Years (As % of Total Population) (%)
Society | Mozambique | May 17, 2019
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Population aged 15-64 years as a percentage of total population reached 53.3 % in 2018 in Mozambique, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.37 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population aged 15-64 years as a percentage of total population in Mozambique reached an all time high of 54.3 % in 1960 and an all time low of 49.7 % in 1990. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, population aged 15-64 years as a percentage of total population in Malawi amounted to 53.3 %, 66.3 % in South Africa, 53.4 % in Tanzania and 52.4 % in Zambia in 2018.

Mozambique has been ranked 164th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of population aged 15-64 years as a percentage of total population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

The population aged 15 to 64 is the percentage of the total population that is in the age group from 15 to 64.

Population Aged 15-64 Years (As % of Total Population) Unit 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050
Angola % 62.1% 62.5% 62.9% 63.3% 63.6%
Botswana % 74.3% 74.4% 74.2% 74.1% 74.0%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 62.8% 63.1% 63.4% 63.7% 64.0%
Kenya % 65.0% 65.1% 65.2% 65.4% 65.5%
Lesotho % 72.2% 72.4% 72.4% 72.5% 72.5%
Malawi % 61.8% 62.0% 62.3% 62.5% 62.8%
Mozambique % 61.8% 62.2% 62.6% 63.0% 63.4%
Namibia % 71.0% 71.1% 71.2% 71.3% 71.4%
South Africa % 71.7% 71.7% 71.6% 71.5% 71.4%
Swaziland % 71.3% 71.6% 71.8% 72.0% 72.2%
Tanzania % 60.9% 61.1% 61.3% 61.6% 61.8%
Uganda % 61.1% 61.4% 61.8% 62.1% 62.4%
Zambia % 58.0% 58.1% 58.3% 58.5% 58.7%
Zimbabwe % 71.2% 71.3% 71.2% 71.1% 71.0%