Virginia Beach, VA population by gender
The table below shows Virginia Beach's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Virginia Beach, VA population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 50.70% females and 49.30% males in Virginia Beach, VA.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Virginia Beach city as compared to the nation.
Virginia Beach, VA gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Virginia Beach, VA, there are less men than women. The Virginia Beach, VA 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).
Virginia Beach, VA gender ratio by age
In Virginia Beach, VA, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 105.2 boys per 100 girls (105.2:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 66.4 males per 100 females (66.4:100).
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 Virginia Beach, VA.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||14,328||13,723||1.04|
|5 to 9 years||14,239||14,309||1.00|
|10 to 14 years||15,017||13,316||1.13|
|15 to 19 years||14,169||13,014||1.09|
|20 to 24 years||16,827||14,396||1.17|
|25 to 29 years||19,124||18,161||1.05|
|30 to 34 years||18,529||18,092||1.02|
|35 to 39 years||16,589||16,187||1.02|
|40 to 44 years||14,620||14,751||0.99|
|45 to 49 years||13,143||13,965||0.94|
|50 to 54 years||13,574||14,895||0.91|
|55 to 59 years||14,185||15,397||0.92|
|60 to 64 years||12,881||14,668||0.88|
|65 to 69 years||10,254||12,812||0.80|
|70 to 74 years||7,660||8,790||0.87|
|75 to 79 years||4,737||6,895||0.69|
|80 to 84 years||3,068||4,123||0.74|
|85 years and over||2,685||4,535||0.59|
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 0.878 i.e. 12.2 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.592 i.e. 59.2 senior men per 100 senior women.
Virginia Beach, VA population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 25-29 years with a population of 19,124. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 25-29 years with a population of 18,161.
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 963 less females than males, in the age group 25-29 years (The largest age group for both of the genders).
Under the age of 5, there are 14,328 boys and 13,723 girls in Virginia Beach, VA. Thus there are 605 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 12,881 males and 14,668 females in Virginia Beach, VA. Thus there are 1,787 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 2,685 males and 4,535 females.
Things to know
What percent of Virginia Beach, VA is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Virginia Beach, VA population of 457,658, 50.70% percent are females.
What percentage of Virginia Beach, VA is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Virginia Beach, VA population of 457,658, 49.30% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Virginia Beach, VA?
In Virginia Beach, VA, 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