As of 2014, the world ratio of men to women is estimated to be 1.014:1. In 2010, the world's male population was 3,477,829,638, while the female population was 3,418,059,380.Know More
The ratio varies between age groups. At birth, for instance, boys outnumber girls by 1.07:1, but at 65 years and up the male population falls to 0.9 to every 1 female.
Some countries have much starker contrasts between male and female populations, often due to social issues. In India, for example, as in many other countries, male children are preferred and female births often aborted. As a result, it is predicted that men will greatly outnumber women in India by 2031.Learn more about Population & Demography
The country with the largest population in the world is China, and as of July of 2014, the population was estimated to be 1,393,783,836. China's population accounts for 19.24 percent of the total world population.Full Answer >
Although there is no definitive way to accurately determine the number of people in the world with hazel eyes, experts estimate that around 5 to 8 percent of the world's population have this eye color. Hazel eyes are similar to brown eyes, but are lighter in color with a slight greenish-yellow tint.Full Answer >
The 2014 CIA World Factbook lists 139 countries that have more women than men, including the United States and Canada. Estonia has the largest disparity with 0.84 men to every woman.Full Answer >
Based on 2010 population counts, there are slightly more men in the world than women. Estimates put the gender ratio for the whole world at 102 men for 100 women. In other words, for every 1000 people, 50.4% of them are male.Full Answer >