Workers Per Retiree 1
Workers Per Retiree 2
                             WORKERS PER RETIREE
                   (most populous more-developed countries)

        United                                                         United
 Year   States   France  Germany    Italy    Japan   Russia  Ukraine  Kingdom
 ----  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------
 1950     7.11
 1955     6.29
 1960     5.67
 1965     5.40
 1970     5.36
 1975     5.18
 1980     5.04
 1985     4.92
 1990     4.70     4.16     4.24              5.14     5.98     4.87
 1995     4.59     3.89     4.08     3.74     4.34     4.93     4.23     3.65
 2000     4.65     3.64     3.81     3.43     3.66     4.84     4.37     3.66
 2005     4.70     3.55     3.25     3.11     3.19     4.42     3.95     3.63
 2010     4.49     3.53     3.01     2.93     2.74     5.07     4.34     3.51
 2015     3.99     3.09     2.91     2.67     2.28     4.73     4.27     3.16
 2020     3.45     2.75     2.64     2.47     2.09     3.97     3.83     2.94
 2025     2.97     2.46     2.30     2.25     2.06     3.30     3.35     2.66
 2030     2.67     2.21     1.88     1.94     2.02     2.95     3.02     2.32
 2035     2.58     2.02     1.58     1.65     1.90     2.84     2.84     2.07
 2040     2.61     1.86     1.50     1.42     1.69     2.63     2.55     1.94
 2045     2.65     1.79     1.48     1.32     1.58     2.37     2.28     1.89
 2050     2.65     1.69     1.42     1.30     1.55     2.05     1.99     1.79
 
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                             WORKERS PER RETIREE
                   (most populous less-developed countries)

      Bangladesh                          Indonesia
 Year            Brazil    China    India            Mexico  Nigeria Pakistan
 ----  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  -------  ------- --------
 1950
 1955                                                          16.39
 1960                                                          16.33
 1965                                                          16.23
 1970             14.17                                        16.10
 1975             13.89                                        15.96
 1980             13.44                      20.94    10.90    16.08
 1985    12.02    12.97                      19.01    11.59    15.28    10.51
 1990    13.16    12.16    10.10             17.00    12.15    14.88    10.44
 1995    14.12    11.22     9.57    11.04    14.91    12.36    14.48    10.61
 2000    14.97    10.35     8.63    11.04    13.01    11.81    14.08    10.89
 2005    15.21     9.44     8.06    10.90    11.67    10.95    13.50    11.14
 2010    14.53     8.51     7.85    10.31    10.85    10.03    12.64    11.59
 2015    13.37     7.42     6.93     9.41    10.37     9.04    12.03    12.10
 2020    11.86     6.43     5.53     8.33     8.58     7.96    12.30    11.78
 2025    10.31     5.56     4.76     7.28     7.04     6.99    13.09    10.76
 2030     8.81     4.81     3.89     6.35     5.91     5.94    13.75     9.61
 2035     7.46     4.19     3.08     5.57     5.06     5.02    14.08     8.40
 2040     6.24     3.70     2.64     4.91     4.40     4.22    13.94     7.46
 2045     5.17     3.25     2.52     4.34     3.80     3.68    13.06     6.46
 2050     4.29     2.89     2.41     3.84     3.42     3.31    11.62     5.54
 
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                       1997 MIDYEAR POPULATION

    Population  More Developed          Population  Less Developed
    (millions)  Countries               (millions)  Countries
    ----------  --------------          ----------  --------------
         268.0  United States               1226.3  China
         147.3  Russia                       966.8  India
         125.7  Japan                        209.8  Indonesia
          82.1  Germany                      167.7  Brazil
          58.6  France                       132.2  Pakistan
          57.6  United Kingdom               125.3  Bangladesh
          56.8  Italy                        107.3  Nigeria
          50.4  Ukraine                       96.8  Mexico
          
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Note: Workers are taken to be the population from age 20 to 64; Retirees are
      taken to be the population of age 65 and above; more developed and less
      developed countries are classifications employed by the United Nations.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, International Data Base; can be accessed
        online at http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idbacc.html

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