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People > Population > Population growth, past and future: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Population growth rate (percentage).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Niger 3.9 2018
2 Zambia 3.24 2018
3 Uganda 3.19 2018
4 Mali 3.18 2018
5 Gambia 3.07 2018
6 Burundi 3.03 2018
7 Angola 2.97 2018
8 Chad 2.91 2018
9 Syria 2.9 2018
10 Tanzania 2.88 2018
11 Somalia 2.84 2018
12 Malawi 2.79 2018
13 Western Sahara 2.77 2018
14 Madagascar 2.74 2018
15 Eritrea 2.74 2018
16 Burkina Faso 2.74 2018
17 Nigeria 2.71 2018
18 Senegal 2.69 2018
19 South Sudan 2.62 2018
20 Iraq 2.58 2018
21 Zimbabwe 2.58 2018
22 Equatorial Guinea 2.58 2018
23 Rwanda 2.56 2018
24 Benin 2.52 2018
25 Kenya 2.47 2018
26 Palestine 2.44 2018
27 Liberia 2.43 2018
28 Cameroon 2.42 2018
29 Mayotte 2.41 2018
30 Guinea 2.41 2018
31 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.4 2018
32 Ethiopia 2.39 2018
33 Mozambique 2.38 2018
34 Togo 2.38 2018
35 Guatemala 2.35 2018
36 French Guiana 2.33 2018
37 Sudan 2.33 2018
38 Mauritania 2.3 2018
39 Guinea-Bissau 2.28 2018
40 Kuwait 2.27 2018
41 Sao Tome and Principe 2.27 2018
42 Comoros 2.2 2018
43 Gabon 2.2 2018
44 Tajikistan 2.18 2018
45 Afghanistan 2.17 2018
46 Yemen 2.14 2018
47 Belize 2.11 2018
48 Vanuatu 2.06 2018
49 United Arab Emirates 2.03 2018
50 Papua New Guinea 1.97 2018
51 Ghana 1.95 2018
52 Central African Republic 1.92 2018
53 Solomon Islands 1.9 2018
54 East Timor 1.85 2018
55 Honduras 1.84 2018
56 Sierra Leone 1.74 2018
57 Namibia 1.73 2018
58 Laos 1.72 2018
59 Bahrain 1.7 2018
60 Tokelau 1.67 2018
61 Oman 1.64 2018
62 Philippines 1.62 2018
63 Maldives 1.59 2018
64 Qatar 1.57 2018
65 Saudi Arabia 1.57 2018
66 Paraguay 1.57 2018
67 Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1.56 2018
68 Cambodia 1.56 2018
69 Pakistan 1.55 2018
70 Bolivia 1.55 2018
71 Kyrgyzstan 1.53 2018
72 Kiribati 1.53 2018
73 Algeria 1.51 2018
74 Singapore 1.5 2018
75 Panama 1.49 2018
76 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.47 2018
77 Egypt 1.45 2018
78 Israel 1.43 2018
79 Ecuador 1.42 2018
80 Djibouti 1.39 2018
81 Malaysia 1.39 2018
82 Macau 1.39 2018
83 Libya 1.38 2018
84 Venezuela 1.31 2018
85 Mongolia 1.27 2018
86 Nicaragua 1.27 2018
87 Haiti 1.25 2018
88 Swaziland 1.24 2018
89 Australia 1.23 2018
90 New Caledonia 1.22 2018
=91 Guam 1.19 2018
=91 Peru 1.19 2018
93 Luxembourg 1.19 2018
94 Uzbekistan 1.17 2018
95 Brunei 1.16 2018
96 Bhutan 1.15 2018
97 Iran 1.14 2018
98 Costa Rica 1.14 2018
99 Morocco 1.13 2018
100 Turkmenistan 1.13 2018
101 Colombia 1.12 2018
102 Bangladesh 1.11 2018
103 The Bahamas 1.11 2018
104 India 1.08 2018
105 Nepal 1.07 2018
=106 Dominican Republic 1.06 2018
=106 Palau 1.06 2018
108 Federated States of Micronesia 1.06 2018
109 Mexico 1.04 2018
110 Indonesia 1.04 2018
111 Iceland 1.01 2018
112 Jordan 1.01 2018
113 Norway 1 2018
114 Cayman Islands 0.983 2018
115 Antigua and Barbuda 0.98 2018
116 Ireland 0.977 2018
117 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.973 2018
118 Lesotho 0.971 2018
119 Switzerland 0.969 2018
120 British Virgin Islands 0.953 2018
121 Tunisia 0.951 2018
122 Canada 0.948 2018
123 French Polynesia 0.935 2018
124 New Zealand 0.927 2018
125 Turkey 0.922 2018
126 Cyprus 0.914 2018
127 Botswana 0.895 2018
128 Cape Verde 0.889 2018
129 Anguilla 0.878 2018
130 Kazakhstan 0.874 2018
131 Tonga 0.858 2018
132 Azerbaijan 0.85 2018
133 Monaco 0.803 2018
134 Chile 0.789 2018
135 Argentina 0.782 2018
136 United States 0.776 2018
137 Saint Helena 0.775 2018
138 Vietnam 0.771 2018
139 Suriname 0.754 2018
140 Marshall Islands 0.734 2018
141 Brazil 0.718 2018
142 Saint Lucia 0.713 2018
143 Burma 0.711 2018
144 Liechtenstein 0.699 2018
145 Sweden 0.689 2018
146 American Samoa 0.676 2018
147 Sri Lanka 0.661 2018
148 Montserrat 0.65 2018
149 Andorra 0.643 2018
150 Hong Kong 0.635 2018
151 Samoa 0.626 2018
152 Nauru 0.624 2018
153 Isle of Man 0.616 2018
154 South Africa 0.604 2018
155 El Salvador 0.578 2018
156 United Kingdom 0.543 2018
157 Fiji 0.516 2018
158 France 0.483 2018
159 North Korea 0.48 2018
160 Cook Islands 0.478 2018
161 Barbados 0.473 2018
162 Dominica 0.461 2018
163 Jamaica 0.45 2018
164 Channel Islands 0.448 2018
165 China 0.441 2018
166 Guyana 0.433 2018
167 Seychelles 0.427 2018
168 Guadeloupe 0.419 2018
169 South Korea 0.406 2018
170 Denmark 0.396 2018
171 Austria 0.366 2018
172 Tuvalu 0.36 2018
173 San Marino 0.351 2018
174 Belgium 0.32 2018
175 Aruba 0.316 2018
176 Faeroe Islands 0.315 2018
177 Northern Mariana Islands 0.305 2018
178 Uruguay 0.299 2018
179 Finland 0.295 2018
180 Grenada 0.285 2018
181 Albania 0.284 2018
182 Mauritius 0.277 2018
183 Czech Republic 0.272 2018
184 Spain 0.248 2018
185 Netherlands 0.223 2018
186 Martinique 0.217 2018
187 Malta 0.207 2018
188 Bermuda 0.156 2018
189 Thailand 0.135 2018
190 Slovenia 0.132 2018
191 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 0.13 2018
192 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.1 2018
193 Italy 0.08 2018
194 Slovakia 0.04 2018
195 Trinidad and Tobago 0.03 2018
196 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.024 2018
197 Gibraltar 0.012 2018
198 Armenia 0.008 2018
199 Puerto Rico -0.006 2018
200 Saint Pierre and Miquelon -0.007 2018
201 Republic of Macedonia -0.023 2018
=202 Virgin Islands -0.033 2018
=202 Poland -0.033 2018
204 Portugal -0.059 2018
205 Montenegro -0.066 2018
206 Greece -0.085 2018
207 Wallis and Futuna -0.099 2018
208 Greenland -0.118 2018
209 Cuba -0.156 2018
210 Bosnia and Herzegovina -0.162 2018
211 Germany -0.166 2018
=212 Hungary -0.228 2018
=212 Japan -0.228 2018
214 Russia -0.296 2018
215 Estonia -0.309 2018
216 Romania -0.33 2018
217 Croatia -0.345 2018
218 Lithuania -0.395 2018
219 Georgia -0.483 2018
220 Belarus -0.508 2018
221 Serbia -0.549 2018
222 Latvia -0.581 2018
223 Moldova -0.672 2018
224 Ukraine -0.675 2018
225 Lebanon -0.711 2018
226 Bulgaria -0.819 2018
227 Niue -2.05 2018

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Population > Population growth, past and future", United Nations Population Division. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Population/Population-growth,-past-and-future

People > Population > Population growth, past and future: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about People > Population > Population growth, past and future

  • Zambia has had the highest population > population growth, past and future since 2081.
  • Niger has ranked in the top 2 for population > population growth, past and future since 2016.
  • Northern Mariana Islands has ranked last for population > population growth, past and future since 2091.
  • Cuba has ranked second last for population > population growth, past and future since 2091.
  • Mali has ranked in the top 5 for population > population growth, past and future since 2016.
  • Tanzania has ranked in the top 5 for population > population growth, past and future since 2046.
  • Serbia has ranked third last for population > population growth, past and future since 2091.
  • Burundi has ranked in the top 6 for population > population growth, past and future since 2036.
  • Thailand has ranked 4th from the bottom for population > population growth, past and future since 2091.
  • Nigeria has ranked in the top 8 for population > population growth, past and future since 2036.
  • Somalia has ranked in the top 9 for population > population growth, past and future since 2021.
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