Zambia Gender Ratios
There are an equal number of men and woman in Zambia to two significant digits according the CIA World Factbook 2023 data (most recent data available).
The Zambia Gender Ratio is 100 men to 100 women (100:100) or 1.00. Zambia's gender ratio is lower than the global average of 101 men to 100 women (101:100) or 1.01.
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Zambia Gender Ratio By Age
Gender Ratios vary by age group as well as location. The table below shows the gender ratios breakdown in Zambia by age.
|Age Range||Zambia Gender Ratio||Global Gender Ratio|
|At birth||103 Men to 100 Women||103 Men to 100 Women|
|1 to 14||101 Men to 100 Women||107 Men to 100 Women|
|15 to 24||100 Men to 100 Women||106 Men to 100 Women|
|25 to 54||102 Men to 100 Women||102 Men to 100 Women|
|55 to 64||89 Men to 100 Women||95 Men to 100 Women|
|65 and over||76 Men to 100 Women||80 Men to 100 Women|
Cities in Zambia
Gender Ratios on this page are an aggregate of the gender ratios in the following cities within the region:
Lusaka and Kitwe.