Montana population by gender
The table below shows Montana's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Montana population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 49.38% females and 50.62% males in Montana.
The above comparison shows there are less females than males in the Montana state as compared to the nation.
Montana gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Montana, there are more men than women. The Montana gender ratio is 102.5:100 i.e. 102.5 men to 100 women (1.025).
This ratio is higher than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Montana gender ratio by age
In Montana, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 106.6 boys per 100 girls (106.6:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 73.7 males per 100 females (73.7:100).
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 Montana.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||31,226||29,140||1.07|
|5 to 9 years||33,436||31,527||1.06|
|10 to 14 years||34,933||32,575||1.07|
|15 to 19 years||35,082||31,792||1.10|
|20 to 24 years||37,780||34,025||1.11|
|25 to 29 years||35,936||34,277||1.05|
|30 to 34 years||34,407||33,471||1.03|
|35 to 39 years||35,629||33,845||1.05|
|40 to 44 years||32,629||30,738||1.06|
|45 to 49 years||30,583||29,036||1.05|
|50 to 54 years||31,423||30,480||1.03|
|55 to 59 years||35,729||37,011||0.97|
|60 to 64 years||38,977||39,837||0.98|
|65 to 69 years||34,901||36,360||0.96|
|70 to 74 years||27,907||26,300||1.06|
|75 to 79 years||17,524||18,041||0.97|
|80 to 84 years||9,898||11,141||0.89|
|85 years and over||7,671||12,711||0.60|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.072 i.e. 107.2 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.978 i.e. 2.2 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.603 i.e. 60.3 senior men per 100 senior women.
Montana population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 60-64 years with a population of 38,977. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 60-64 years with a population of 39,837.
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 860 more females than males, in the age group 60-64 years (The largest age group for both of the genders).
Under the age of 5, there are 31,226 boys and 29,140 girls in Montana. Thus there are 2,086 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 38,977 males and 39,837 females in Montana. Thus there are 860 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 7,671 males and 12,711 females.
Things to know
What percent of Montana is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Montana population of 1.08 million, 49.38% percent are females.
What percentage of Montana is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Montana population of 1.08 million, 50.62% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Montana?
In Montana, the male to female ratio is 102.5:100 i.e. 102.5 men to 100 women (1.025).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates