Knoxville, TN population by gender
The table below shows Knoxville's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Knoxville, TN population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 51.71% females and 48.29% males in Knoxville, TN.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Knoxville city as compared to the nation.
Knoxville, TN gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Knoxville, TN, there are less men than women. The Knoxville, TN gender ratio is 93.4:100 i.e. 93.4 men to 100 women (0.934).
This ratio is lower than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Knoxville, TN gender ratio by age
In Knoxville, TN, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 97.9 boys per 100 girls (97.9:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 62.9 males per 100 females (62.9:100).
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 Knoxville, TN.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||5,005||5,108||0.98|
|5 to 9 years||5,569||4,876||1.14|
|10 to 14 years||4,353||5,002||0.87|
|15 to 19 years||6,504||7,403||0.88|
|20 to 24 years||12,498||11,885||1.05|
|25 to 29 years||8,150||8,360||0.97|
|30 to 34 years||6,930||6,748||1.03|
|35 to 39 years||5,771||6,777||0.85|
|40 to 44 years||5,210||4,770||1.09|
|45 to 49 years||5,228||5,239||1.00|
|50 to 54 years||4,903||5,607||0.87|
|55 to 59 years||5,818||5,532||1.05|
|60 to 64 years||4,597||5,223||0.88|
|65 to 69 years||3,867||4,711||0.82|
|70 to 74 years||3,118||3,962||0.79|
|75 to 79 years||1,585||2,980||0.53|
|80 to 84 years||1,286||1,554||0.83|
|85 years and over||1,049||2,161||0.49|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 0.980 i.e. 98 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.880 i.e. 12.0 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.485 i.e. 48.5 senior men per 100 senior women.
Knoxville, TN population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 20-24 years with a population of 12,498. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 20-24 years with a population of 11,885.
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 613 less females than males, in the age group 20-24 years (The largest age group for both of the genders).
Under the age of 5, there are 5,005 boys and 5,108 girls in Knoxville, TN. Thus there are 103 less boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 4,597 males and 5,223 females in Knoxville, TN. Thus there are 626 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 1,049 males and 2,161 females.
Things to know
What percent of Knoxville, TN is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Knoxville, TN population of 189,339, 51.71% percent are females.
What percentage of Knoxville, TN is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Knoxville, TN population of 189,339, 48.29% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Knoxville, TN?
In Knoxville, TN, the male to female ratio is 93.4:100 i.e. 93.4 men to 100 women (0.934).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates