Median Age by Country in 2043

In the year 2043, the world is projected to have a median age of 34.55 years.

The country with the highest median age is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR where the median is 55.56 years. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea with a median age of 54.21 years, and ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan with 53.25.

The country with the lowest median age for the year is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger where the median is 16.48 years. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic with a median age of 17.77, and ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo with 17.96 years.

The geographic region with the highest median age is projected to be Europe with a median of 47.08 years. Closely followed by Northern America with a median age of 42.24 years, and Latin America and the Caribbean with 38.20 years of median age.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Europe had the highest median age of 51.21 years. Closely followed by Eastern Asia with a median age of 49.37 years, and Western Europe with 46.88 years of median age.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that High-income countries has the highest median age of 45.56 years. While the lowest median age is recorded by Low-income countries with a median age of only 21.46.

Countries with the Highest Median Age in 2043

Rank Country Median Age (Years)
1 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 55.5589
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 54.2134
3 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 53.2539
4 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 52.7709
5 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 52.3055
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 52.2994
7 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 51.9367
8 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 51.8178
9 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 51.7869
10 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 51.6154
11 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 51.3073
12 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 51.2535
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 50.2721
14 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 50.2671
15 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 50.2301
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 50.1921
17 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 49.8703
18 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 49.321
19 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 49.053
20 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 49.0063
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 48.9473
22 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 48.9116
23 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 48.8755
24 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 48.8475
25 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 48.8144
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 48.5237
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 48.4416
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 48.3717
29 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 48.356
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 48.3335
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 48.1918
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 48.1423
33 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 47.8717
34 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 47.8692
35 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 47.8598
36 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 47.5593
37 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 47.499
38 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 47.3917
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 47.2576
40 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 47.2233
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 47.198
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 46.842
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 46.7834
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 46.7634
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 46.6835
46 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 46.6336
47 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 46.4182
48 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 46.406
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 46.2625
50 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 46.182
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 45.9815
52 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 45.8716
53 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 45.7777
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 45.6348
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 45.5723
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 45.4342
57 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 45.3591
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 45.3066
59 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 45.164
60 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 45.1484
61 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 45.0888
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 45.043
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 44.8599
64 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 44.766
65 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 44.555
66 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 44.4433
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 44.2583
68 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 44.0791
69 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 43.9592
70 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 43.7995
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 43.7973
72 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 43.7165
73 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 43.635
74 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 43.6078
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 43.4181
76 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 43.4056
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 43.3941
78 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 43.3335
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 43.2823
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 43.1255
81 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 43.1177
82 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 42.9271
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 42.7138
84 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 42.6859
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 42.6673
86 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 42.6169
87 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 42.3237
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 42.2089
89 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 42.0811
90 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 41.9624
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 41.7861
92 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 41.742
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 41.6763
94 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 41.4633
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 41.1996
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 41.181
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 41.063
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 40.9269
99 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 40.8413
100 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 40.775
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 40.644
102 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 40.2775
103 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 40.176
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 39.942
105 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 39.8289
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 39.6054
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 39.5146
108 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 39.3983
109 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 39.3197
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 39.3112
111 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 39.1145
112 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 38.9996
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 38.4331
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 38.0789
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 38.0157
116 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 37.9117
117 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 37.8936
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 37.8882
119 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 37.8479
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 37.4112
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 36.9915
122 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 36.8992
123 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 36.663
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 36.2449
125 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 36.1853
126 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 36.0755
127 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 35.7845
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 35.6915
129 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 35.6824
130 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 35.5488
131 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 35.4945
132 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 35.2815
133 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 35.0335
134 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 35.0043
135 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 34.9052
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 34.8362
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 34.7471
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 34.556
139 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 34.2315
140 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 34.0868
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 34.0766
142 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 33.8472
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 33.6031
144 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 33.5826
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 33.5603
146 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 33.1457
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 33.102
148 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 32.3634
149 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 32.3101
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 32.2128
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 32.2106
152 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 32.1934
153 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 31.9745
154 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 31.9608
155 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 31.6717
156 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 31.6708
157 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 31.5328
158 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 31.4173
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 31.348
160 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 31.1499
161 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 30.8481
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 30.8118
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 30.6222
164 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 30.544
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 30.2551
166 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 30.0745
167 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 29.9991
168 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 29.9503
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 29.8854
170 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 29.833
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 29.7907
172 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 29.7902
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 29.0388
174 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 28.9647
175 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 28.622
176 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 28.3235
177 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 27.4466
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 27.3829
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 27.3603
180 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 27.0211
181 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 26.9426
182 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 25.9638
183 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 25.922
184 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 25.8632
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 25.7284
186 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 25.5947
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 25.5764
188 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 25.5729
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 25.404
190 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 25.3609
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 25.3099
192 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 25.3046
193 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 24.9208
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 24.6923
195 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 24.6616
196 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 24.6216
197 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 24.6017
198 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 23.9713
199 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 23.8009
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 23.7091
201 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 23.6601
202 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 23.5008
203 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 23.3916
204 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 23.3729
205 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 23.2489
206 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 23.1675
207 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 23.1164
208 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 23.1068
209 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 23.0709
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 22.8513
211 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 22.5826
212 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 22.4793
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 22.4758
214 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 22.2778
215 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 22.2256
216 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 22.1967
217 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 21.9904
218 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 21.9861
219 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 21.9774
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 21.6708
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 21.5204
222 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 21.4786
223 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 21.4039
224 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 21.3993
225 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 21.3966
226 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 21.2611
227 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 20.7747
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 20.7699
229 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 20.73
230 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 20.5462
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 19.7344
232 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 18.3554
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 18.327
234 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 18.0534
235 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 17.9629
236 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 17.7738
237 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 16.4817

Regions with the Highest Median Age in 2043

Rank Region Median Age (years)
1 Europe 47.0815
2 Northern America 42.2443
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 38.1965
4 Asia 37.9894
5 Oceania 36.9369
6 Africa 22.456

Sub-regions with the Highest Median Age in 2043

Rank Sub-region Median Age (years)
1 Southern Europe 51.21
2 Eastern Asia 49.3709
3 Western Europe 46.8795
4 Eastern Europe 46.2954
5 Northern Europe 44.226
6 Australia/New Zealand 42.6988
7 South America 39.1065
8 Caribbean 37.1492
9 Central America 36.3936
10 South-Eastern Asia 35.6897
11 Southern Asia 33.8572
12 Western Asia 32.0616
13 Polynesia 31.4762
14 Southern Africa 30.707
15 Micronesia 30.4033
16 Central Asia 28.8384
17 Northern Africa 28.6888
18 Melanesia 27.0818
19 Eastern Africa 22.2662
20 Western Africa 20.8554
21 Middle Africa 18.9276

Income Groups with the Highest Median Age in 2043

Rank Income Group Median Age (years)
1 High-income countries 45.5567
2 Upper-middle-income countries 43.8657
3 Middle-income countries 35.3917
4 No income group available 33.6452
5 Lower-middle-income countries 31.1443
6 Low-income countries 21.4636

Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

Data Sources

The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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