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Almost Half are Under 14!

portion of the 5,000 orphan children gathered at the Mponela Trading Center a few years ago to receive food during the intense famine

0-14 years:  45.87% (male 4,843,107/female 4,878,983)        =      9,722,090

15-24 years:  20.51% (male 2,151,417/female 2,195,939)     =          4,347,356

25-54 years:  27.96% (male 2,944,936/female 2,982,195)     =        5,927,131

55-64 years:  2.98% (male 303,803/female 328,092)              =         631,895

65 years and over:  2.68% (male 249,219/female 318,938)  =             568,157

Pictured are a portion of the 5,000 orphan children gathered at the Mponela Trading Center a few years ago to receive food during the intense famine.

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