Population mid-2022 (millions)

Current estimates are based on a recent census, official national data, or analyses conducted by national statistical offices, regional organizations, PRB, UN Population Division, or International Programs of the U.S. Census Bureau. The effects of refugee movements, large numbers of foreign workers, and population shifts due to current events are taken into account to the extent possible. Projected populations based on reasonable assumptions on the future course of fertility, mortality, and migration.

Population mid-2022 (millions)

Population mid-2022 (millions)

Geography Population mid-2022 (millions)
WORLD 7963.0
AFRICA 1419.0
NORTHERN AFRICA 251.0
Algeria 44.9
Egypt 103.5
Libya 6.8
Morocco 36.7
Sudan 46.9
Tunisia 11.8
Western Sahara 0.6
WESTERN AFRICA 430.0
Benin 13.4
Burkina Faso 22.7
Cape Verde 0.6
Cote d'Ivoire 28.2
Gambia 2.7
Ghana 33.5
Guinea 13.9
Guinea-Bissau 2.1
Liberia 5.3
Mali 22.6
Mauritania 4.7
Niger 26.2
Nigeria 218.5
Senegal 17.9
Sierra Leone 8.7
Togo 8.8
EASTERN AFRICA 473.0
Burundi 12.9
Comoros 0.8
Djibouti 1.1
Eritrea 3.7
Ethiopia 123.4
Kenya 54.0
Madagascar 29.6
Malawi 20.4
Mauritius 1.3
Mayotte 0.3
Mozambique 33.0
Reunion 0.9
Rwanda 13.8
Seychelles 0.1
Somalia 17.6
South Sudan 10.9
Tanzania 65.5
Uganda 47.2
Zambia 20.0
Zimbabwe 16.3
MIDDLE AFRICA 196.0
Angola 35.6
Cameroon 27.9
Central African Republic 5.6
Chad 17.7
Congo 6.0
Congo, Dem. Rep. 99.0
Equatorial Guinea 1.7
Gabon 2.4
Sao Tome and Principe 0.2
SOUTHERN AFRICA 69.0
Botswana 2.6
eSwatini 1.2
Lesotho 2.3
Namibia 2.6
South Africa 60.6
NORTHERN AMERICA 372.0
Canada 38.8
United States 332.8
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 656.0
CENTRAL AMERICA 178.0
Belize 0.4
Costa Rica 5.2
El Salvador 6.3
Guatemala 17.8
Honduras 9.6
Mexico 127.5
Nicaragua 6.7
Panama 4.4
CARIBBEAN 44.0
Antigua and Barbuda 0.1
Bahamas 0.4
Barbados 0.3
Cuba 11.1
Curacao 0.1
Dominica 0.1
Dominican Republic 11.2
Grenada 0.1
Guadeloupe 0.4
Haiti 11.6
Jamaica 2.8
Martinique 0.3
Puerto Rico 3.2
St. Kitts-Nevis 0.1
Saint Lucia 0.2
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.1
Trinidad and Tobago 1.4
SOUTH AMERICA 434.0
Argentina 46.2
Bolivia 12.2
Brazil 214.8
Chile 19.8
Colombia 49.1
Ecuador 18.0
French Guiana 0.3
Guyana 0.8
Paraguay 6.8
Peru 33.4
Suriname 0.6
Uruguay 3.6
Venezuela 28.3
ASIA 4730.0
WESTERN ASIA 294.0
Armenia 3.0
Azerbaijan 10.2
Bahrain 1.5
Cyprus 1.3
Georgia 3.7
Iraq 44.5
Israel 9.5
Jordan 11.2
Kuwait 4.1
Lebanon 5.5
Oman 4.6
Palestinian Territory 5.4
Qatar 2.7
Saudi Arabia 36.7
Syria 22.1
Turkey 85.2
United Arab Emirates 9.4
Yemen 33.7
CENTRAL ASIA 78.0
Kazakhstan 19.2
Kyrgyzstan 6.8
Tajikistan 10.0
Turkmenistan 6.4
Uzbekistan 35.6
SOUTH ASIA 2008.0
Afghanistan 41.1
Bangladesh 171.2
Bhutan 0.8
India 1417.2
Iran 88.6
Maldives 0.6
Nepal 30.9
Pakistan 235.8
Sri Lanka 22.4
SOUTHEAST ASIA 676.0
Brunei 0.4
Cambodia 16.8
Indonesia 275.5
Laos 7.5
Malaysia 32.7
Myanmar 54.2
Philippines 115.6
Singapore 5.5
Thailand 66.8
Timor-Leste 1.3
Vietnam 99.4
EAST ASIA 1674.0
China 1436.6
China, Hong Kong SAR 7.4
China, Macao SAR 0.7
Japan 124.9
Korea, North 26.1
Korea, South 51.6
Mongolia 3.4
Taiwan 23.2
EUROPE 742.0
NORTHERN EUROPE 107.0
Denmark 5.9
Estonia 1.3
Finland 5.6
Iceland 0.4
Ireland 5.1
Latvia 1.9
Lithuania 2.8
Norway 5.4
Sweden 10.5
United Kingdom 67.6
WESTERN EUROPE 197.0
Austria 9.0
Belgium 11.6
France 65.8
Germany 83.3
Liechtenstein 0.0
Luxembourg 0.7
Monaco 0.0
Netherlands 17.7
Switzerland 8.8
EASTERN EUROPE 287.0
Belarus 9.2
Bulgaria 6.8
Czechia 10.5
Hungary 9.7
Moldova 3.5
Poland 38.0
Romania 19.0
Russia 144.3
Slovakia 5.4
Ukraine 41.0
SOUTHERN EUROPE 151.0
Albania 2.8
Andorra 0.1
Bosnia-Herzegovina 3.4
Croatia 3.8
Greece 10.6
Italy 58.9
Kosovo 1.8
Malta 0.5
Montenegro 0.6
North Macedonia 1.8
Portugal 10.3
San Marino 0.0
Serbia 6.8
Slovenia 2.1
Spain 47.4
OCEANIA 44.0
Australia 25.8
Federated States of Micronesia 0.1
Fiji 0.9
French Polynesia 0.3
Guam 0.2
Kiribati 0.1
Marshall Islands 0.1
Nauru 0.0
New Caledonia 0.3
New Zealand 5.1
Palau 0.0
Papua New Guinea 9.3
Samoa 0.2
Solomon Islands 0.7
Tonga 0.1
Tuvalu 0.0
Vanuatu 0.3
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Geography Population mid-2022 (millions)
WORLD 7963.0
AFRICA 1419.0
NORTHERN AFRICA 251.0
Algeria 44.9
Egypt 103.5
Libya 6.8
Morocco 36.7
Sudan 46.9
Tunisia 11.8
Western Sahara 0.6
WESTERN AFRICA 430.0
Benin 13.4
Burkina Faso 22.7
Cape Verde 0.6
Cote d'Ivoire 28.2
Gambia 2.7
Ghana 33.5
Guinea 13.9
Guinea-Bissau 2.1
Liberia 5.3
Mali 22.6
Mauritania 4.7
Niger 26.2
Nigeria 218.5
Senegal 17.9
Sierra Leone 8.7
Togo 8.8
EASTERN AFRICA 473.0
Burundi 12.9
Comoros 0.8
Djibouti 1.1
Eritrea 3.7
Ethiopia 123.4
Kenya 54.0
Madagascar 29.6
Malawi 20.4
Mauritius 1.3
Mayotte 0.3
Mozambique 33.0
Reunion 0.9
Rwanda 13.8
Seychelles 0.1
Somalia 17.6
South Sudan 10.9
Tanzania 65.5
Uganda 47.2
Zambia 20.0
Zimbabwe 16.3
MIDDLE AFRICA 196.0
Angola 35.6
Cameroon 27.9
Central African Republic 5.6
Chad 17.7
Congo 6.0
Congo, Dem. Rep. 99.0
Equatorial Guinea 1.7
Gabon 2.4
Sao Tome and Principe 0.2
SOUTHERN AFRICA 69.0
Botswana 2.6
eSwatini 1.2
Lesotho 2.3
Namibia 2.6
South Africa 60.6
NORTHERN AMERICA 372.0
Canada 38.8
United States 332.8
LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN 656.0
CENTRAL AMERICA 178.0
Belize 0.4
Costa Rica 5.2
El Salvador 6.3
Guatemala 17.8
Honduras 9.6
Mexico 127.5
Nicaragua 6.7
Panama 4.4
CARIBBEAN 44.0
Antigua and Barbuda 0.1
Bahamas 0.4
Barbados 0.3
Cuba 11.1
Curacao 0.1
Dominica 0.1
Dominican Republic 11.2
Grenada 0.1
Guadeloupe 0.4
Haiti 11.6
Jamaica 2.8
Martinique 0.3
Puerto Rico 3.2
St. Kitts-Nevis 0.1
Saint Lucia 0.2
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.1
Trinidad and Tobago 1.4
SOUTH AMERICA 434.0
Argentina 46.2
Bolivia 12.2
Brazil 214.8
Chile 19.8
Colombia 49.1
Ecuador 18.0
French Guiana 0.3
Guyana 0.8
Paraguay 6.8
Peru 33.4
Suriname 0.6
Uruguay 3.6
Venezuela 28.3
ASIA 4730.0
WESTERN ASIA 294.0
Armenia 3.0
Azerbaijan 10.2
Bahrain 1.5
Cyprus 1.3
Georgia 3.7
Iraq 44.5
Israel 9.5
Jordan 11.2
Kuwait 4.1
Lebanon 5.5
Oman 4.6
Palestinian Territory 5.4
Qatar 2.7
Saudi Arabia 36.7
Syria 22.1
Turkey 85.2
United Arab Emirates 9.4
Yemen 33.7
CENTRAL ASIA 78.0
Kazakhstan 19.2
Kyrgyzstan 6.8
Tajikistan 10.0
Turkmenistan 6.4
Uzbekistan 35.6
SOUTH ASIA 2008.0
Afghanistan 41.1
Bangladesh 171.2
Bhutan 0.8
India 1417.2
Iran 88.6
Maldives 0.6
Nepal 30.9
Pakistan 235.8
Sri Lanka 22.4
SOUTHEAST ASIA 676.0
Brunei 0.4
Cambodia 16.8
Indonesia 275.5
Laos 7.5
Malaysia 32.7
Myanmar 54.2
Philippines 115.6
Singapore 5.5
Thailand 66.8
Timor-Leste 1.3
Vietnam 99.4
EAST ASIA 1674.0
China 1436.6
China, Hong Kong SAR 7.4
China, Macao SAR 0.7
Japan 124.9
Korea, North 26.1
Korea, South 51.6
Mongolia 3.4
Taiwan 23.2
EUROPE 742.0
NORTHERN EUROPE 107.0
Denmark 5.9
Estonia 1.3
Finland 5.6
Iceland 0.4
Ireland 5.1
Latvia 1.9
Lithuania 2.8
Norway 5.4
Sweden 10.5
United Kingdom 67.6
WESTERN EUROPE 197.0
Austria 9.0
Belgium 11.6
France 65.8
Germany 83.3
Liechtenstein 0.0
Luxembourg 0.7
Monaco 0.0
Netherlands 17.7
Switzerland 8.8
EASTERN EUROPE 287.0
Belarus 9.2
Bulgaria 6.8
Czechia 10.5
Hungary 9.7
Moldova 3.5
Poland 38.0
Romania 19.0
Russia 144.3
Slovakia 5.4
Ukraine 41.0
SOUTHERN EUROPE 151.0
Albania 2.8
Andorra 0.1
Bosnia-Herzegovina 3.4
Croatia 3.8
Greece 10.6
Italy 58.9
Kosovo 1.8
Malta 0.5
Montenegro 0.6
North Macedonia 1.8
Portugal 10.3
San Marino 0.0
Serbia 6.8
Slovenia 2.1
Spain 47.4
OCEANIA 44.0
Australia 25.8
Federated States of Micronesia 0.1
Fiji 0.9
French Polynesia 0.3
Guam 0.2
Kiribati 0.1
Marshall Islands 0.1
Nauru 0.0
New Caledonia 0.3
New Zealand 5.1
Palau 0.0
Papua New Guinea 9.3
Samoa 0.2
Solomon Islands 0.7
Tonga 0.1
Tuvalu 0.0
Vanuatu 0.3

Endnotes

Sources

2022 World Population Data Sheet

2022 World Population Data

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