Factbook 2012 - ISSN  - © OECD 2012

Working age population
As a percentage of total population
‌‌
‌1999‌
‌2000‌
‌2001‌
‌2002‌
‌2003‌
‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
Australia
66.8
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
67.0
 
67.2
 
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.4
 
67.5
 
67.6
 
67.7
 
67.6
 
67.4
 
Austria
67.6
 
67.8
 
67.7
 
67.9
 
68.1
 
68.1
 
67.8
 
67.6
 
67.5
 
67.5
 
67.5
 
67.6
 
67.7
 
Belgium
65.7
 
65.6
 
65.6
 
65.6
 
65.6
 
65.6
 
65.6
 
65.8
 
66.0
 
66.1
 
66.0
 
65.9
 
..
 
Canada
68.1
 
68.3
 
68.5
 
68.7
 
68.8
 
69.0
 
69.2
 
69.4
 
69.5
 
69.5
 
69.4
 
69.4
 
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Chile
64.8
 
65.0
 
65.5
 
65.9
 
66.3
 
66.7
 
67.1
 
67.5
 
67.8
 
68.1
 
68.4
 
68.7
 
68.7
 
Czech Republic
69.4
 
69.8
 
70.1
 
70.4
 
70.7
 
70.9
 
71.1
 
71.2
 
71.2
 
71.1
 
70.8
 
70.3
 
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Denmark
66.8
 
66.7
 
66.5
 
66.4
 
66.3
 
66.2
 
66.1
 
66.1
 
66.0
 
65.9
 
65.7
 
65.4
 
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Estonia
66.6
 
66.9
 
67.2
 
67.4
 
67.7
 
67.9
 
68.1
 
68.1
 
68.0
 
67.9
 
67.9
 
67.7
 
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Finland
66.9
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
66.8
 
66.7
 
66.7
 
66.6
 
66.5
 
66.6
 
66.5
 
66.2
 
65.7
 
France
65.1
 
65.1
 
65.0
 
65.0
 
65.0
 
65.1
 
65.1
 
65.1
 
65.1
 
65.0
 
64.9
 
64.8
 
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Germany
67.8
 
67.5
 
67.2
 
67.0
 
66.7
 
66.4
 
66.9
 
66.6
 
66.3
 
66.2
 
66.1
 
66.0
 
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Greece
67.9
 
68.0
 
68.0
 
67.9
 
67.8
 
67.6
 
67.3
 
67.1
 
67.1
 
67.0
 
67.1
 
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Hungary
68.0
 
68.2
 
68.3
 
68.5
 
68.6
 
68.7
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
68.7
 
68.7
 
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Iceland
65.1
 
65.1
 
65.3
 
65.3
 
65.5
 
65.8
 
66.2
 
66.9
 
67.4
 
67.8
 
67.4
 
66.9
 
66.7
 
Ireland
66.6
 
67.0
 
67.3
 
67.8
 
67.9
 
68.0
 
68.3
 
68.7
 
68.8
 
68.5
 
67.9
 
67.2
 
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Israel
61.5
 
61.6
 
61.7
 
61.8
 
61.7
 
61.7
 
61.7
 
61.8
 
61.8
 
61.9
 
62.3
 
62.2
 
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Italy
68.0
 
67.8
 
67.6
 
67.5
 
67.5
 
66.7
 
66.5
 
66.3
 
66.1
 
66.0
 
65.9
 
65.9
 
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Japan
68.5
 
68.1
 
67.7
 
67.3
 
66.9
 
66.6
 
66.1
 
65.5
 
65.0
 
64.5
 
63.9
 
63.8
 
63.6
 
Korea
71.7
 
71.7
 
71.6
 
71.6
 
71.6
 
71.7
 
71.7
 
71.9
 
72.1
 
72.3
 
72.6
 
72.8
 
73.0
 
Luxembourg
66.8
 
67.0
 
67.2
 
67.1
 
67.1
 
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.5
 
67.6
 
67.9
 
68.1
 
68.3
 
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Mexico
60.9
 
61.2
 
61.6
 
62.0
 
62.5
 
63.0
 
63.5
 
64.0
 
64.5
 
65.0
 
65.5
 
63.6
 
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Netherlands
67.9
 
67.8
 
67.8
 
67.7
 
67.7
 
67.6
 
67.5
 
67.4
 
67.4
 
67.3
 
67.2
 
67.0
 
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New Zealand
65.5
 
65.5
 
65.5
 
65.8
 
66.1
 
66.3
 
66.4
 
66.5
 
66.5
 
66.6
 
66.5
 
66.5
 
66.4
 
Norway
64.7
 
64.8
 
65.0
 
65.1
 
65.3
 
65.5
 
65.6
 
65.9
 
66.1
 
66.3
 
66.3
 
66.2
 
66.1
 
Poland
68.0
 
68.3
 
68.8
 
69.2
 
69.6
 
70.0
 
70.3
 
70.6
 
70.9
 
71.2
 
71.3
 
71.3
 
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Portugal
67.7
 
67.7
 
67.6
 
67.5
 
67.5
 
67.4
 
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.2
 
67.0
 
66.8
 
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Slovak Republic
68.5
 
69.1
 
69.6
 
70.1
 
70.6
 
71.1
 
71.5
 
71.8
 
72.1
 
72.3
 
72.4
 
72.3
 
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Slovenia
69.7
 
70.1
 
70.3
 
70.2
 
70.4
 
70.5
 
70.1
 
70.1
 
70.1
 
70.0
 
69.4
 
69.4
 
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Spain
68.4
 
68.4
 
68.5
 
68.5
 
68.6
 
68.7
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
68.8
 
68.7
 
68.4
 
68.0
 
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Sweden
64.2
 
64.3
 
64.7
 
64.7
 
64.9
 
65.1
 
65.3
 
65.5
 
65.7
 
65.6
 
65.4
 
65.1
 
64.7
 
Switzerland
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.5
 
67.6
 
67.8
 
67.9
 
68.0
 
68.0
 
68.1
 
68.1
 
68.1
 
68.0
 
..
 
Turkey
63.4
 
63.8
 
64.2
 
64.6
 
65.1
 
65.4
 
65.7
 
66.0
 
66.2
 
66.5
 
66.8
 
67.1
 
..
 
United Kingdom
65.0
 
65.2
 
65.4
 
65.5
 
65.7
 
66.1
 
66.3
 
66.6
 
66.7
 
66.3
 
66.5
 
66.4
 
66.2
 
United States
66.0
 
66.2
 
66.4
 
66.6
 
66.7
 
66.9
 
67.1
 
67.3
 
67.3
 
67.2
 
67.2
 
67.1
 
67.1
 
EU 27
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68.5
 
68.4
 
68.2
 
68.2
 
68.2
 
68.3
 
67.4
 
67.4
 
67.3
 
67.2
 
67.1
 
66.9
 
OECD
66.4
 
66.4
 
66.5
 
66.6
 
66.7
 
66.7
 
66.8
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
66.9
 
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