Population by sex and age group

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Population by sex and age group
  2016
  Canada Male Female Canada Male Female
  Persons (thousands) % of total of each group
Age group            
Total 36,286.4 17,995.6 18,290.8 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 4 1,960.7 1,005.4 955.3 5.4 5.6 5.2
5 to 9 1,984.9 1,016.4 968.5 5.5 5.6 5.3
10 to 14 1,886.0 967.5 918.5 5.2 5.4 5.0
15 to 19 2,066.5 1,063.6 1,002.9 5.7 5.9 5.5
20 to 24 2,469.1 1,267.2 1,201.9 6.8 7.0 6.6
25 to 29 2,517.1 1,265.8 1,251.3 6.9 7.0 6.8
30 to 34 2,530.2 1,260.8 1,269.3 7.0 7.0 6.9
35 to 39 2,456.1 1,224.9 1,231.2 6.8 6.8 6.7
40 to 44 2,345.4 1,170.3 1,175.1 6.5 6.5 6.4
45 to 49 2,415.2 1,208.3 1,207.0 6.7 6.7 6.6
50 to 54 2,711.3 1,361.3 1,350.0 7.5 7.6 7.4
55 to 59 2,653.2 1,323.3 1,330.0 7.3 7.4 7.3
60 to 64 2,300.1 1,136.2 1,163.8 6.3 6.3 6.4
65 to 69 1,975.7 964.3 1,011.5 5.4 5.4 5.5
70 to 74 1,439.0 686.9 752.1 4.0 3.8 4.1
75 to 79 1,034.8 473.5 561.3 2.9 2.6 3.1
80 to 84 753.4 325.6 427.9 2.1 1.8 2.3
85 to 89 493.1 189.0 304.1 1.4 1.1 1.7
90 and older 294.4 85.2 209.2 0.8 0.5 1.1

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