Phoenix, AZ population by gender
The table below shows Phoenix's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Phoenix, AZ population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 49.72% females and 50.28% males in Phoenix, AZ.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Phoenix city as compared to the nation.
Phoenix, AZ gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Phoenix, AZ, there are more men than women. The Phoenix, AZ gender ratio is 101.1:100 i.e. 101.1 men to 100 women (1.011).
This ratio is higher than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Phoenix, AZ gender ratio by age
In Phoenix, AZ, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 105.3 boys per 100 girls (105.3:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 72.6 males per 100 females (72.6:100).
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 Phoenix, AZ.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||54,459||52,968||1.03|
|5 to 9 years||56,584||52,282||1.08|
|10 to 14 years||60,509||57,729||1.05|
|15 to 19 years||56,771||55,238||1.03|
|20 to 24 years||57,839||54,482||1.06|
|25 to 29 years||63,941||65,901||0.97|
|30 to 34 years||65,933||62,133||1.06|
|35 to 39 years||57,615||53,872||1.07|
|40 to 44 years||55,199||53,874||1.02|
|45 to 49 years||52,532||50,969||1.03|
|50 to 54 years||49,846||47,179||1.06|
|55 to 59 years||48,077||47,469||1.01|
|60 to 64 years||40,702||41,189||0.99|
|65 to 69 years||28,732||32,776||0.88|
|70 to 74 years||22,931||26,161||0.88|
|75 to 79 years||12,788||15,291||0.84|
|80 to 84 years||8,191||9,668||0.85|
|85 years and over||7,432||11,857||0.63|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.028 i.e. 102.8 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.988 i.e. 1.2 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.627 i.e. 62.7 senior men per 100 senior women.
Phoenix, AZ population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 30-34 years with a population of 65,933. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 25-29 years with a population of 65,901.
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 54,459 boys and 52,968 girls in Phoenix, AZ. Thus there are 1,491 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 40,702 males and 41,189 females in Phoenix, AZ. Thus there are 487 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 7,432 males and 11,857 females.
Things to know
What percent of Phoenix, AZ is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Phoenix, AZ population of 1.59 million, 49.72% percent are females.
What percentage of Phoenix, AZ is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Phoenix, AZ population of 1.59 million, 50.28% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Phoenix, AZ?
In Phoenix, AZ, the male to female ratio is 101.1:100 i.e. 101.1 men to 100 women (1.011).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates