Geography

Working population includes those persons who fall in the age group of ______.


ANSWER

15-59 years


SOLUTION
The population of a nation is generally grouped into three broad categories:
  • Children (generally below 15 years): They are economically unproductive and need to be provided with food, clothing, education and medical care.
  • Working Age (15-59 years): They are economically productive and biologically reproductive. They comprise the working population.
  • Aged (Above 59 years): They can be economically productive though they may have retired. They may be working voluntarily but they are not available for employment through recruitment.
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