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People > Population growth > Annual %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Annual population growth rate. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 East Timor 5.36% 2005
2 United Arab Emirates 4.82% 2005
3 Qatar 4.52% 2005
4 Eritrea 3.93% 2005
5 Burundi 3.58% 2005
6 Uganda 3.52% 2005
7 Sierra Leone 3.48% 2005
8 Bhutan 3.35% 2005
9 Niger 3.34% 2005
10 Marshall Islands 3.29% 2005
11 Somalia 3.25% 2005
12 Belize 3.2% 2005
13 Benin 3.15% 2005
14 Chad 3.14% 2005
=15 Burkina Faso 3.12% 2005
=15 Yemen 3.12% 2005
17 Kuwait 3.04% 2005
18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.99% 2005
19 Guinea-Bissau 2.98% 2005
20 Mali 2.96% 2005
21 Congo, Republic of the 2.94% 2005
22 Mauritania 2.92% 2005
23 Iraq 2.91% 1999
24 Angola 2.87% 2005
25 Madagascar 2.69% 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 2.66% 2005
26 The Gambia 2.63% 2005
27 Saudi Arabia 2.62% 2005
28 Togo 2.58% 2005
29 Solomon Islands 2.53% 2005
30 Maldives 2.46% 2005
31 Syria 2.45% 2005
32 Guatemala 2.44% 2005
33 Cyprus 2.43% 2005
34 Pakistan 2.41% 2005
35 Singapore 2.39% 2005
36 Senegal 2.36% 2005
37 Kenya 2.33% 2005
38 Cape Verde 2.32% 2005
=39 Jordan 2.3% 2005
=39 Sao Tome and Principe 2.3% 2005
41 Equatorial Guinea 2.27% 2005
42 Laos 2.26% 2005
South Asia average (profile) 2.25% 2005
failed states average (profile) 2.23% 2005
43 Ireland 2.23% 2005
44 Brunei 2.2% 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2.2% 2005
45 Honduras 2.19% 2005
=46 Afghanistan 2.17% 1989
=46 Nigeria 2.17% 2005
48 Malawi 2.16% 2005
49 Guinea 2.15% 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 2.15% 2005
50 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.14% 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 2.13% 2005
51 Comoros 2.11% 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 2.09% 2005
52 Ghana 2.05% 2005
53 Nepal 2.02% 2005
=54 Sudan 1.98% 2005
=54 Papua New Guinea 1.98% 2005
56 Cambodia 1.96% 2005
57 Libya 1.95% 2005
58 Vanuatu 1.93% 2005
59 Paraguay 1.91% 2005
=60 Bolivia 1.9% 2005
=60 Egypt 1.9% 2005
=60 New Caledonia 1.9% 2005
63 Mozambique 1.88% 2005
64 Bangladesh 1.86% 2005
65 Tanzania 1.85% 2005
66 Ethiopia 1.83% 2005
Hot countries average (profile) 1.81% 2005
67 Malaysia 1.8% 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 1.78% 2005
68 Djibouti 1.78% 2005
69 Israel 1.77% 2005
70 Cameroon 1.76% 2005
=71 Panama 1.75% 2005
=71 Philippines 1.75% 2005
73 El Salvador 1.74% 2005
=74 Costa Rica 1.73% 2005
=74 Rwanda 1.73% 2005
76 Venezuela 1.71% 2005
=77 Guam 1.7% 2005
=77 Antigua and Barbuda 1.7% 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 1.66% 2005
79 Spain 1.65% 2005
80 Zambia 1.64% 2005
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 1.62% 2005
81 Iceland 1.59% 2005
=82 Gabon 1.57% 2005
=82 Cote d'Ivoire 1.57% 2005
84 Mongolia 1.55% 2005
85 French Polynesia 1.54% 2005
86 Algeria 1.52% 2005
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 1.51% 2005
87 Colombia 1.51% 2005
88 Bahrain 1.5% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 1.49% 2005
89 Peru 1.46% 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 1.46% 2005
90 Saint Lucia 1.45% 2005
91 Dominican Republic 1.44% 2005
=92 Ecuador 1.43% 2005
=92 Haiti 1.43% 2005
94 Turkmenistan 1.4% 2005
95 Iran 1.39% 2005
96 India 1.37% 2005
97 Indonesia 1.36% 2005
98 Brazil 1.35% 2005
99 The Bahamas 1.34% 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 1.31% 1999
100 Liberia 1.31% 2005
101 Oman 1.3% 2005
=102 Turkey 1.29% 2005
=102 Central African Republic 1.29% 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1.25% 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 1.23% 2005
104 Kiribati 1.21% 2005
105 Tajikistan 1.19% 2005
106 Australia 1.18% 2005
=107 Uzbekistan 1.16% 2005
=107 Vietnam 1.16% 2005
Christian countries average (profile) 1.16% 2005
109 Morocco 1.15% 2005
110 South Africa 1.14% 2005
111 Mauritius 1.11% 2005
112 Namibia 1.09% 2005
113 Chile 1.06% 2005
=114 Lebanon 1.03% 2005
=114 Burma 1.03% 2005
=116 Mexico 1.01% 2005
=116 Seychelles 1.01% 2005
118 Kyrgyzstan 1% 2005
119 Swaziland 0.99% 2005
=120 Netherlands Antilles 0.98% 2005
=120 Azerbaijan 0.98% 2005
=122 Argentina 0.97% 2005
=122 Tunisia 0.97% 2005
=124 Canada 0.96% 2005
=124 United States 0.96% 2005
126 New Zealand 0.92% 2005
=127 Hong Kong 0.88% 2005
=127 Kazakhstan 0.88% 2005
=129 Thailand 0.84% 2005
=129 Sri Lanka 0.84% 2005
131 Fiji 0.82% 2005
=132 Dominica 0.75% 2005
=132 Luxembourg 0.75% 2005
134 Italy 0.74% 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.721% 2005
=135 Federated States of Micronesia 0.72% 2005
=135 Austria 0.72% 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 0.712% 2005
137 Grenada 0.71% 2005
138 Malta 0.7% 2005
139 Uruguay 0.69% 2005
140 Norway 0.68% 2005
141 Samoa 0.67% 2005
142 United Kingdom 0.66% 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 0.656% 2005
=143 Macau 0.64% 2005
=143 China 0.64% 2005
=143 Switzerland 0.64% 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 0.623% 2005
146 Suriname 0.62% 2005
=147 France 0.58% 2005
=147 Albania 0.58% 2005
149 Zimbabwe 0.56% 2005
150 Belgium 0.55% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.55% 2005
=151 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.52% 2005
=151 Nicaragua 0.52% 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 0.472% 2005
153 Jamaica 0.47% 2005
154 North Korea 0.46% 2005
155 Portugal 0.45% 2005
=156 South Korea 0.44% 2005
=156 Puerto Rico 0.44% 2005
European Union average (profile) 0.399% 2005
158 Greece 0.38% 2005
=159 Bermuda 0.36% 2005
=159 Sweden 0.36% 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 0.351% 2005
161 Finland 0.34% 2005
Europe average (profile) 0.329% 2005
162 Tonga 0.32% 2005
163 Trinidad and Tobago 0.3% 2005
=164 Denmark 0.27% 2005
=164 Czech Republic 0.27% 2005
166 Barbados 0.25% 2005
167 Netherlands 0.23% 2005
168 Cuba 0.22% 2005
169 Slovenia 0.18% 2005
170 Guyana 0.13% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.126% 2005
171 Slovakia 0.08% 2005
172 Greenland 0.04% 2005
=173 Japan 0.01% 2005
=173 Croatia 0.01% 2005
175 Poland -0.04% 2005
=176 Bosnia and Herzegovina -0.06% 2005
=176 Virgin Islands -0.06% 2005
=176 Germany -0.06% 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) -0.136% 2005
179 Lesotho -0.18% 2005
180 Hungary -0.2% 2005
181 Estonia -0.21% 2005
=182 Botswana -0.23% 2005
=182 Romania -0.23% 2005
184 Serbia and Montenegro -0.25% 2005
185 Moldova -0.29% 2005
186 Armenia -0.32% 2005
187 Belarus -0.5% 2005
188 Russia -0.51% 2005
=189 Bulgaria -0.53% 2005
=189 Latvia -0.53% 2005
191 Lithuania -0.62% 2005
192 Ukraine -0.77% 2005
193 Georgia -0.97% 2005

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