Table 3.19(c) - Distribution of the resident population by selected age group, age indicators and dependency ratio - Island of Rodrigues, 2000 - 2040 (medium variant)

 

Age group (Years) 2000 2005 2010 2015 2020 2025 2030 2035 2040
Number % Number % Number % Number % Number % Number % Number % Number % Number %
Under 5 3,568 10.0 3,437 9.2 3,453 8.8 3,587 8.6 3,714 8.4 3,729 8.0 3,692 7.6 3,676 7.3 3,704 7.1
Under 15 11,151 31.2 10,662 28.6 10,428 26.6 10,460 25.1 10,739 24.3 11,018 23.7 11,124 22.8 11,089 21.9 11,067 21.1
15 - 59 21,661 60.5 23,132 62.0 24,913 63.5 26,806 64.2 28,068 63.5 29,189 62.7 30,330 62.2 31,449 62.0 31,984 61.0
15 - 64 22,702 63.5 24,282 65.1 26,020 66.3 28,164 67.5 29,923 67.7 31,203 67.0 32,454 66.6 33,709 66.5 34,815 66.4
 15 & over 24,628 68.8 26,626 71.4 28,813 73.4 31,273 74.9 33,477 75.7 35,555 76.3 37,607 77.2 39,600 78.1 41,362 78.9
 60 & over 2,967 8.3 3,494 9.4 3,900 9.9 4,467 10.7 5,409 12.2 6,366 13.7 7,277 14.9 8,151 16.1 9,378 17.9
 65 & over 1,926 5.4 2,344 6.3 2,793 7.1 3,109 7.4 3,554 8.0 4,352 9.3 5,153 10.6 5,891 11.6 6,547 12.5
All ages 35,779 100.0 37,288 100.0 39,241 100.0 41,733 100.0 44,216 100.0 46,573 100.0 48,731 100.0 50,689 100.0 52,429 100.0
  Mean age    27.7    29.2    30.6    31.8    32.9   33.9    35.0    36.1    37.0
  Median age    23.1     25.1    27.5     29.6     31.2    32.6     34.0       35.2     36.1
Dependency  ratio   576.0    535.6    508.1    481.8   477.7   492.6    501.5   503.7    505.9

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