Elderly population

This indicator shows the percentage of the total population that are elderly (65 years or older) in the Nordic region. Data is available for Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Åland, as well as the European Union (EU28). Assumption of the size and age distribution of the population is based upon assumptions regarding the future fertility, migration and death rates, based upon the situation at present. For more information on Nordic Statistics: https://www.nordicstatistics.org


Keywords: elderly population, ageing