Cary, NC population by gender
The table below shows Cary's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Cary, NC population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 50.56% females and 49.44% males in Cary, NC.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Cary town as compared to the nation.
Cary, NC gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Cary, NC, there are less men than women. The Cary, NC gender ratio is 97.8:100 i.e. 97.8 men to 100 women (0.978).
This ratio is lower than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Cary, NC gender ratio by age
In Cary, NC, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 108.6 boys per 100 girls (108.6:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 72.1 males per 100 females (72.1:100).
On the national level, the sex ratio (male per 100 females) for under 18 age group is 104.8:100, and 64.5:100 for the senior population 80 years and older.
The table below lists the male and female population in each age group along with the gender ratio for Cary, NC.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||5,213||4,298||1.21|
|5 to 9 years||6,308||6,230||1.01|
|10 to 14 years||6,917||6,565||1.05|
|15 to 19 years||5,993||5,618||1.07|
|20 to 24 years||4,155||4,148||1.00|
|25 to 29 years||4,586||4,271||1.07|
|30 to 34 years||5,109||5,915||0.86|
|35 to 39 years||6,377||5,968||1.07|
|40 to 44 years||6,826||7,595||0.90|
|45 to 49 years||7,713||7,114||1.08|
|50 to 54 years||6,264||5,881||1.07|
|55 to 59 years||5,174||5,998||0.86|
|60 to 64 years||4,787||5,196||0.92|
|65 to 69 years||3,691||3,793||0.97|
|70 to 74 years||2,420||3,367||0.72|
|75 to 79 years||1,587||2,434||0.65|
|80 to 84 years||963||1,172||0.82|
|85 years and over||752||1,205||0.62|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.213 i.e. 121.3 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.921 i.e. 7.9 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.624 i.e. 62.4 senior men per 100 senior women.
Cary, NC population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 45-49 years with a population of 7,713. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 40-44 years with a population of 7,595.
As you can note from the above numbers, the largest age group for men and women are different.
Under the age of 5, there are 5,213 boys and 4,298 girls in Cary, NC. Thus there are 915 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 4,787 males and 5,196 females in Cary, NC. Thus there are 409 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 752 males and 1,205 females.
Things to know
What percent of Cary, NC is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Cary, NC population of 171,603, 50.56% percent are females.
What percentage of Cary, NC is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Cary, NC population of 171,603, 49.44% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Cary, NC?
In Cary, NC, the male to female ratio is 97.8:100 i.e. 97.8 men to 100 women (0.978).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates