This map shows current countries with the adult population in the world. Adult population means the distribution of the population in age group 15-64 years.
Current Adult Population in the World: 15-64 years: 65.9% (male 2,234,860,865/female 2,187,838,153) (2011 est.)
The age structure can also be used to help predict potential political issues. For example, the rapid growth of a young adult population unable to find employment can lead to unrest.
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