SEX RATIO By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 the proportion of females to males in a given population at a set age. Also called sex distribution. SEX RATIO: "The sex ratio is the number of men to women." Related Psychology Terms OPERATIONAL SEX RATIO MALE-MALE COMPETITION CONCEPTION RATIO T DISTRIBUTION VANDENBERGH EFFECT SEXUAL DIMORPHISM SEX DIFFERENCES SCRAMBLE COMPETITION CRYPTIC FEMALE CHOICE POLYGYNANDRY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEX RATIO," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sex-ratio/ (accessed January 20, 2020).