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Table 1-2.  Percentage of population ages 5 to 29, 5 to 19, and 20 to 29, by country: 2002 and 2012

Age group and year Argentina Australia Brazil Canada China France Germany India Indonesia Italy Japan Mexico Republic
of Korea
Russian
Federation
Saudi
Arabia
South
Africa
Turkey United
Kingdom
United
States
Population ages 5 to 29                                      
2002 43.0 35.0 47.0 33.1 41.7 32.3 27.6 49.1 48.4 27.9 28.8 49.9 38.2 35.5 53.3 50.8 48.1 31.9 35.0
2012 40.3 32.8 42.6 30.3 35.5 30.5 25.9 46.0 43.5 24.8 24.6 45.0 31.2 30.8 49.8 50.3 43.3 31.1 33.8
                                       
Population ages 5 to 19                                      
2002 26.4 20.5 28.9 19.7 25.6 19.0 16.1 31.2 29.4 14.7 15.3 31.8 21.3 20.6 34.1 33.2 29.7 19.2 21.5
2012 24.6 18.6 25.4 16.8 18.8 18.3 14.0 28.9 27.1 14.0 14.0 27.9 17.8 14.5 28.9 29.0 26.1 17.4 20.0
                                       
Population ages 20 to 29                                      
2002 16.6 14.5 18.1 13.4 16.2 13.3 11.4 17.9 19.1 13.3 13.5 18.1 17.0 15.0 19.2 17.5 18.4 12.6 13.5
2012 15.7 14.2 17.2 13.5 16.8 12.2 11.9 17.2 16.4 10.8 10.6 17.1 13.4 16.2 20.9 21.3 17.2 13.7 13.8
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau. (2012). International Data Base (IDB), Midyear Population by Five Year Age Groups and Sex, 2002 and 2012.