Ghana live sex
The productive part of population accordingly consists of population between 15 and 64 years.
This ratio shows the pressure on productive population produced by the dependent part of population.
Dependency ratio of population is a ratio of people who are generally not in the labor force (the dependents) to workforce of a country (the productive part of population).
The dependent part includes the population under 15 years old and people aged 65 and over.
In 2016 the natural increase was positive, as the number of births exceeded the number of deaths by 674,232.
Due to external migration, the population declined by 10,821.
This is below the average life expectancy at birth of the global population which is about 71 years (according to Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations). Source: The estimation data for section "Ghana population literacy" is based on the latest data published by UNESCO Institute for Statistics (retrieved March 13, 2016) .
The sex ratio of the total population was 1.040 (1,040 males per 1 000 females) which is higher than global sex ratio.
The global sex ratio in the world was approximately 1 016 males to 1 000 females as of 2016.
Relatively short life expectancy, as well as low level of education and poor health care are also describe such kind of population age distribution model.
Source: The estimation data for section "Ghana age structure" is based on the latest demographic and social statistics by United Nations Statistics Division .