Population Over 65 Years Old (As % of Total Population) rose to 7.69% in Ecuador in 2018

Population Over 65 Years Old (As % of Total Population) (%)
Society | Ecuador | May 17, 2019
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Population over 65 years old as a percentage of total population reached 7.69 % in 2018 in Ecuador, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.18 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population over 65 years old as a percentage of total population in Ecuador reached an all time high of 7.69 % in 2018 and an all time low of 4.10 % in 1975. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, population over 65 years old as a percentage of total population in Brazil amounted to 9.14 %, 7.65 % in Colombia, 8.36 % in Panama and 7.41 % in Peru in 2018.

Ecuador has been ranked 77th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of population over 65 years old as a percentage of total population, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

The population over 65 years old is the percentage of the total population that is of the age 65 and older.

Population Over 65 Years Old (As % of Total Population) Unit 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050
Bolivia % 9.56% 9.77% 10.0% 10.3% 10.5%
Brazil % 21.9% 22.5% 23.3% 24.0% 24.7%
Chile % 25.4% 25.8% 26.3% 26.8% 27.3%
Colombia % 18.2% 18.7% 19.1% 19.6% 20.1%
Costa Rica % 22.4% 23.0% 23.7% 24.4% 25.1%
Ecuador % 16.9% 17.3% 17.7% 18.2% 18.6%
Honduras % 11.5% 11.9% 12.3% 12.8% 13.3%
Nicaragua % 14.6% 15.1% 15.8% 16.4% 17.1%
Panama % 18.2% 18.6% 19.0% 19.5% 19.9%
Peru % 17.2% 17.7% 18.2% 18.8% 19.3%
Venezuela % 16.2% 16.6% 17.1% 17.6% 18.0%