PRB launches 2018 WPD site with focus on changing age structures across the globe and historical time


Produced annually since 1962, the Population Reference Bureau’s report on World Population Data provides the latest data on key population, health, and environment indicators for the world. The 2018 report provides data for major world regions and more than 200 countries and territories, and also features population projections for 2030 and 2050.

This year’s summary focuses on population age structure, including mapping of global dependency ratios for 2018 and 2050.

Related Resources

PRB World Population Data, 2018