Ohio population by gender
The table below shows Ohio's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Ohio population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 50.72% females and 49.28% males in Ohio.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Ohio state as compared to the nation.
Ohio gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Ohio, there are less men than women. The Ohio gender ratio is 97.2:100 i.e. 97.2 men to 100 women (0.972).
This ratio is lower than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Ohio gender ratio by age
In Ohio, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 104.8 boys per 100 girls (104.8:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 61.4 males per 100 females (61.4:100).
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 Ohio.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||351,995||337,131||1.04|
|5 to 9 years||366,508||346,303||1.06|
|10 to 14 years||390,216||374,155||1.04|
|15 to 19 years||397,720||379,836||1.05|
|20 to 24 years||379,516||369,090||1.03|
|25 to 29 years||396,670||389,315||1.02|
|30 to 34 years||379,784||377,489||1.01|
|35 to 39 years||366,942||362,739||1.01|
|40 to 44 years||348,988||351,388||0.99|
|45 to 49 years||359,621||361,767||0.99|
|50 to 54 years||378,153||379,347||1.00|
|55 to 59 years||406,591||414,982||0.98|
|60 to 64 years||385,733||413,142||0.93|
|65 to 69 years||321,987||354,645||0.91|
|70 to 74 years||242,949||277,361||0.88|
|75 to 79 years||148,247||190,620||0.78|
|80 to 84 years||92,703||131,820||0.70|
|85 years and over||85,681||158,789||0.54|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.044 i.e. 104.4 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.934 i.e. 6.6 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.540 i.e. 54 senior men per 100 senior women.
Ohio population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 55-59 years with a population of 406,591. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 55-59 years with a population of 414,982.
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 8,391 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 351,995 boys and 337,131 girls in Ohio. Thus there are 14,864 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 385,733 males and 413,142 females in Ohio. Thus there are 27,409 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 85,681 males and 158,789 females.
Things to know
What percent of Ohio is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Ohio population of 11.77 million, 50.72% percent are females.
What percentage of Ohio is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Ohio population of 11.77 million, 49.28% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Ohio?
In Ohio, the male to female ratio is 97.2:100 i.e. 97.2 men to 100 women (0.972).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates