Chester County, PA population by gender
The table below shows Chester County's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Chester County, PA population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 50.42% females and 49.58% males in Chester County, PA.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Chester County county as compared to the nation.
Chester County, PA gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Chester County, PA, there are less men than women. The Chester County, PA gender ratio is 98.3:100 i.e. 98.3 men to 100 women (0.983).
This ratio is higher than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Chester County, PA gender ratio by age
In Chester County, PA, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 104.4 boys per 100 girls (104.4:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 65.1 males per 100 females (65.1:100).
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 Chester County, PA.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||14,678||14,219||1.03|
|5 to 9 years||16,232||15,669||1.04|
|10 to 14 years||19,287||18,305||1.05|
|15 to 19 years||19,000||18,808||1.01|
|20 to 24 years||16,101||16,070||1.00|
|25 to 29 years||15,235||14,223||1.07|
|30 to 34 years||15,817||15,493||1.02|
|35 to 39 years||16,694||16,255||1.03|
|40 to 44 years||17,045||16,894||1.01|
|45 to 49 years||17,661||17,600||1.00|
|50 to 54 years||18,910||19,021||0.99|
|55 to 59 years||19,413||20,144||0.96|
|60 to 64 years||17,891||17,876||1.00|
|65 to 69 years||14,864||15,314||0.97|
|70 to 74 years||10,075||11,884||0.85|
|75 to 79 years||6,873||8,306||0.83|
|80 to 84 years||3,775||5,585||0.68|
|85 years and over||4,053||6,434||0.63|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.032 i.e. 103.2 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 1.001 i.e. 0.1 more men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.630 i.e. 63 senior men per 100 senior women.
Chester County, PA population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 55-59 years with a population of 19,413. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 55-59 years with a population of 20,144.
As you can note from the above numbers, the largest age group for men and women are same. The above comparison also shows that there are 731 more females than males, in the age group 55-59 years (The largest age group for both of the genders).
Under the age of 5, there are 14,678 boys and 14,219 girls in Chester County, PA. Thus there are 459 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 17,891 males and 17,876 females in Chester County, PA. Thus there are 15 more males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 4,053 males and 6,434 females.
Things to know
What percent of Chester County, PA is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Chester County, PA population of 531,704, 50.42% percent are females.
What percentage of Chester County, PA is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Chester County, PA population of 531,704, 49.58% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Chester County, PA?
In Chester County, PA, the male to female ratio is 98.3:100 i.e. 98.3 men to 100 women (0.983).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates