Table 3

Estimated urban and rural population of China in 2001 aged 40 years and older

Age (years)Urban (×103)Rural (×103)Total (×103)
MenWomenMenWomen
40–4922 185.915 266.061 724.557 972.3162 720.1
50–5915 249.012 140.842 425.139 539.2111 425.1
60–6910 373.67 498.528 861.027 766.076 980.7
70–795 297.45 978.514 738.316 633.042 647.2
80+1 194.91 995.83 324.45 552.712 067.9
Total54 301.053 003.4151 073.3147 463.3405 841.0
  • Data: United States Census Bureau.26

  • Projected from age and sex specific data, assuming 0.2644 of population is urban.

  • Some columns may not add up exactly because of rounding of figures.