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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 2017
2 Zambia 3.24 2017
3 Uganda 3.19 2017
4 Mali 3.18 2017
5 Gambia 3.07 2017
6 Burundi 3.03 2017
7 Angola 2.97 2017
8 Chad 2.91 2017
9 Syria 2.9 2017
10 Tanzania 2.88 2017
11 Somalia 2.84 2017
12 Malawi 2.79 2017
13 Western Sahara 2.77 2017
14 Madagascar 2.74 2017
15 Eritrea 2.74 2017
16 Burkina Faso 2.74 2017
17 Nigeria 2.71 2017
18 Senegal 2.69 2017
19 South Sudan 2.62 2017
20 Iraq 2.58 2017
21 Zimbabwe 2.58 2017
22 Equatorial Guinea 2.58 2017
23 Rwanda 2.56 2017
24 Benin 2.52 2017
25 Kenya 2.47 2017
26 Palestine 2.44 2017
27 Liberia 2.43 2017
28 Cameroon 2.42 2017
29 Mayotte 2.41 2017
30 Guinea 2.41 2017
31 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.4 2017
32 Ethiopia 2.39 2017
33 Mozambique 2.38 2017
34 Togo 2.38 2017
35 Guatemala 2.35 2017
36 French Guiana 2.33 2017
37 Sudan 2.33 2017
38 Mauritania 2.3 2017
39 Guinea-Bissau 2.28 2017
40 Kuwait 2.27 2017
41 Sao Tome and Principe 2.27 2017
42 Comoros 2.2 2017
43 Gabon 2.2 2017
44 Tajikistan 2.18 2017
45 Afghanistan 2.17 2017
46 Yemen 2.14 2017
47 Belize 2.11 2017
48 Vanuatu 2.06 2017
49 United Arab Emirates 2.03 2017
50 Papua New Guinea 1.97 2017
51 Ghana 1.95 2017
52 Central African Republic 1.92 2017
53 Solomon Islands 1.9 2017
54 East Timor 1.85 2017
55 Honduras 1.84 2017
56 Sierra Leone 1.74 2017
57 Namibia 1.73 2017
58 Laos 1.72 2017
59 Bahrain 1.7 2017
60 Tokelau 1.67 2017
61 Oman 1.64 2017
62 Philippines 1.62 2017
63 Maldives 1.59 2017
64 Qatar 1.57 2017
65 Saudi Arabia 1.57 2017
66 Paraguay 1.57 2017
67 Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1.56 2017
68 Cambodia 1.56 2017
69 Pakistan 1.55 2017
70 Bolivia 1.55 2017
71 Kyrgyzstan 1.53 2017
72 Kiribati 1.53 2017
73 Algeria 1.51 2017
74 Singapore 1.5 2017
75 Panama 1.49 2017
76 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.47 2017
77 Egypt 1.45 2017
78 Israel 1.43 2017
79 Ecuador 1.42 2017
80 Djibouti 1.39 2017
81 Malaysia 1.39 2017
82 Macau 1.39 2017
83 Libya 1.38 2017
84 Venezuela 1.31 2017
85 Mongolia 1.27 2017
86 Nicaragua 1.27 2017
87 Haiti 1.25 2017
88 Swaziland 1.24 2017
89 Australia 1.23 2017
90 New Caledonia 1.22 2017
=91 Guam 1.19 2017
=91 Peru 1.19 2017
93 Luxembourg 1.19 2017
94 Uzbekistan 1.17 2017
95 Brunei 1.16 2017
96 Bhutan 1.15 2017
97 Iran 1.14 2017
98 Costa Rica 1.14 2017
99 Morocco 1.13 2017
100 Turkmenistan 1.13 2017
101 Colombia 1.12 2017
102 Bangladesh 1.11 2017
103 The Bahamas 1.11 2017
104 India 1.08 2017
105 Nepal 1.07 2017
=106 Dominican Republic 1.06 2017
=106 Palau 1.06 2017
108 Federated States of Micronesia 1.06 2017
109 Mexico 1.04 2017
110 Indonesia 1.04 2017
111 Iceland 1.01 2017
112 Jordan 1.01 2017
113 Norway 1 2017
114 Cayman Islands 0.983 2017
115 Antigua and Barbuda 0.98 2017
116 Ireland 0.977 2017
117 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.973 2017
118 Lesotho 0.971 2017
119 Switzerland 0.969 2017
120 British Virgin Islands 0.953 2017
121 Tunisia 0.951 2017
122 Canada 0.948 2017
123 French Polynesia 0.935 2017
124 New Zealand 0.927 2017
125 Turkey 0.922 2017
126 Cyprus 0.914 2017
127 Botswana 0.895 2017
128 Cape Verde 0.889 2017
129 Anguilla 0.878 2017
130 Kazakhstan 0.874 2017
131 Tonga 0.858 2017
132 Azerbaijan 0.85 2017
133 Monaco 0.803 2017
134 Chile 0.789 2017
135 Argentina 0.782 2017
136 United States 0.776 2017
137 Saint Helena 0.775 2017
138 Vietnam 0.771 2017
139 Suriname 0.754 2017
140 Marshall Islands 0.734 2017
141 Brazil 0.718 2017
142 Saint Lucia 0.713 2017
143 Burma 0.711 2017
144 Liechtenstein 0.699 2017
145 Sweden 0.689 2017
146 American Samoa 0.676 2017
147 Sri Lanka 0.661 2017
148 Montserrat 0.65 2017
149 Andorra 0.643 2017
150 Hong Kong 0.635 2017
151 Samoa 0.626 2017
152 Nauru 0.624 2017
153 Isle of Man 0.616 2017
154 South Africa 0.604 2017
155 El Salvador 0.578 2017
156 United Kingdom 0.543 2017
157 Fiji 0.516 2017
158 France 0.483 2017
159 North Korea 0.48 2017
160 Cook Islands 0.478 2017
161 Barbados 0.473 2017
162 Dominica 0.461 2017
163 Jamaica 0.45 2017
164 Channel Islands 0.448 2017
165 China 0.441 2017
166 Guyana 0.433 2017
167 Seychelles 0.427 2017
168 Guadeloupe 0.419 2017
169 South Korea 0.406 2017
170 Denmark 0.396 2017
171 Austria 0.366 2017
172 Tuvalu 0.36 2017
173 San Marino 0.351 2017
174 Belgium 0.32 2017
175 Aruba 0.316 2017
176 Faeroe Islands 0.315 2017
177 Northern Mariana Islands 0.305 2017
178 Uruguay 0.299 2017
179 Finland 0.295 2017
180 Grenada 0.285 2017
181 Albania 0.284 2017
182 Mauritius 0.277 2017
183 Czech Republic 0.272 2017
184 Spain 0.248 2017
185 Netherlands 0.223 2017
186 Martinique 0.217 2017
187 Malta 0.207 2017
188 Bermuda 0.156 2017
189 Thailand 0.135 2017
190 Slovenia 0.132 2017
191 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 0.13 2017
192 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.1 2017
193 Italy 0.08 2017
194 Slovakia 0.04 2017
195 Trinidad and Tobago 0.03 2017
196 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.024 2017
197 Gibraltar 0.012 2017
198 Armenia 0.008 2017
199 Puerto Rico -0.006 2017
200 Saint Pierre and Miquelon -0.007 2017
201 Republic of Macedonia -0.023 2017
=202 Virgin Islands -0.033 2017
=202 Poland -0.033 2017
204 Portugal -0.059 2017
205 Montenegro -0.066 2017
206 Greece -0.085 2017
207 Wallis and Futuna -0.099 2017
208 Greenland -0.118 2017
209 Cuba -0.156 2017
210 Bosnia and Herzegovina -0.162 2017
211 Germany -0.166 2017
=212 Hungary -0.228 2017
=212 Japan -0.228 2017
214 Russia -0.296 2017
215 Estonia -0.309 2017
216 Romania -0.33 2017
217 Croatia -0.345 2017
218 Lithuania -0.395 2017
219 Georgia -0.483 2017
220 Belarus -0.508 2017
221 Serbia -0.549 2017
222 Latvia -0.581 2017
223 Moldova -0.672 2017
224 Ukraine -0.675 2017
225 Lebanon -0.711 2017
226 Bulgaria -0.819 2017
227 Niue -2.05 2017

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.
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