Population median age

Age that divides the population in two parts of equal size, that is, there are as many persons with ages above the median as there are with ages below the median.

United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, http://esa.un.org/wpp/excel-Data/Population.htm, retrieved on 19.12.2014

Data host: 

United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs

Unit of Measurement: 

Years (y)

Description to get data: 

Click on "Median Age of Population" link in the table (row 8) to download the Excel spreadsheet.

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Non-governmental organisation