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These Are the Countries With the Oldest Populations in the World

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13. Slovenia
> Population 65 and older in 2019: 421,567
> Percentage of population 65 and older in 2019: 20.2%
> Total population: 2,088,385
> Age dependency ratio, older: 31.2 older individuals per 100 working-age residents — #16 out of 193 countries

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12. Sweden
> Population 65 and older in 2019: 2,076,188
> Percentage of population 65 and older in 2019: 20.2%
> Total population: 10,278,887
> Age dependency ratio, older: 32.5 older individuals per 100 working-age residents — #10 out of 193 countries

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11. Latvia
> Population 65 and older in 2019: 389,205
> Percentage of population 65 and older in 2019: 20.3%
> Total population: 1,913,822
> Age dependency ratio, older: 32.1 older individuals per 100 working-age residents — #12 out of 193 countries

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10. France
> Population 65 and older in 2019: 13,673,607
> Percentage of population 65 and older in 2019: 20.4%
> Total population: 67,055,854
> Age dependency ratio, older: 33.0 older individuals per 100 working-age residents — #8 out of 193 countries

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9. Malta
> Population 65 and older in 2019: 104,931
> Percentage of population 65 and older in 2019: 20.8%
> Total population: 504,062
> Age dependency ratio, older: 32.1 older individuals per 100 working-age residents — #13 out of 193 countries

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