Population: Burkina Faso

Yearly Population of Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 4,284,455 2,036,893 2,247,562 None 6.1 19.5 15.7
1951 4,324,493 2,064,314 2,260,179 0.93 40,038 6.1 19.5 15.8
1952 4,367,137 2,092,791 2,274,346 0.99 42,644 6.1 19.5 16.0
1953 4,413,202 2,122,647 2,290,555 1.05 46,065 6.1 19.5 16.1
1954 4,463,165 2,154,090 2,309,075 1.13 49,963 6.1 19.5 16.3
1955 4,517,155 2,187,177 2,329,978 1.21 53,990 6.2 19.4 16.5
1956 4,574,945 2,221,863 2,353,082 1.28 57,790 6.2 19.4 16.7
1957 4,635,951 2,257,930 2,378,021 1.33 61,006 6.2 19.4 16.9
1958 4,699,345 2,295,101 2,404,244 1.37 63,394 6.2 19.4 17.2
1959 4,764,085 2,332,995 2,431,090 1.38 64,740 6.2 19.4 17.4
1960 4,829,289 2,371,306 2,457,983 1.37 65,204 6.4 19.1 17.7
1961 4,894,580 2,409,904 2,484,676 1.35 65,291 6.4 19.1 17.9
1962 4,960,328 2,448,950 2,511,378 1.34 65,748 6.4 19.1 18.1
1963 5,027,811 2,488,940 2,538,871 1.36 67,483 6.4 19.1 18.4
1964 5,098,891 2,530,584 2,568,307 1.41 71,080 6.4 19.1 18.6
1965 5,174,874 2,574,392 2,600,482 1.49 75,983 6.6 18.8 18.9
1966 5,256,360 2,620,625 2,635,735 1.57 81,486 6.6 18.8 19.2
1967 5,343,025 2,669,181 2,673,844 1.65 86,665 6.6 18.8 19.5
1968 5,434,046 2,719,734 2,714,312 1.70 91,021 6.6 18.8 19.9
1969 5,528,172 2,771,768 2,756,404 1.73 94,126 6.6 18.8 20.2
1970 5,624,592 2,824,972 2,799,620 1.74 96,420 6.7 18.3 20.6
1971 5,723,378 2,879,394 2,843,984 1.76 98,786 6.7 18.3 20.9
1972 5,825,174 2,935,316 2,889,858 1.78 101,796 6.7 18.3 21.3
1973 5,930,493 2,993,068 2,937,425 1.81 105,319 6.7 18.3 21.7
1974 6,040,045 3,053,069 2,986,976 1.85 109,552 6.7 18.3 22.1
1975 6,154,554 3,115,703 3,038,851 1.90 114,509 7.0 17.8 22.5
1976 6,274,032 3,180,993 3,093,039 1.94 119,478 7.0 17.8 22.9
1977 6,398,933 3,249,130 3,149,803 1.99 124,901 7.0 17.8 23.4
1978 6,530,820 3,320,783 3,210,037 2.06 131,887 7.0 17.8 23.9
1979 6,671,656 3,396,788 3,274,868 2.16 140,836 7.0 17.8 24.4
1980 6,822,837 3,477,732 3,345,105 2.27 151,181 7.2 17.1 24.9
1981 6,985,166 3,563,972 3,421,194 2.38 162,329 7.2 17.1 25.5
1982 7,158,259 3,655,302 3,502,957 2.48 173,093 7.2 17.1 26.2
1983 7,340,910 3,751,074 3,589,836 2.55 182,651 7.2 17.1 26.8
1984 7,531,239 3,850,301 3,680,938 2.59 190,329 7.2 17.1 27.5
1985 7,727,908 3,952,260 3,775,648 2.61 196,669 7.1 16.6 28.2
1986 7,930,689 4,056,832 3,873,857 2.62 202,781 7.1 16.6 29.0
1987 8,140,080 4,164,257 3,975,823 2.64 209,391 7.1 16.6 29.8
1988 8,356,313 4,274,661 4,081,652 2.66 216,233 7.1 16.6 30.5
1989 8,579,818 4,388,274 4,191,544 2.67 223,505 7.1 16.6 31.4
1990 8,811,033 4,505,343 4,305,690 2.69 231,215 6.9 16.3 32.2
1991 9,050,086 4,625,886 4,424,200 2.71 239,053 6.9 16.3 33.1
1992 9,297,110 4,750,007 4,547,103 2.73 247,024 6.9 16.3 34.0
1993 9,552,473 4,878,020 4,674,453 2.75 255,363 6.9 16.3 34.9
1994 9,816,584 5,010,312 4,806,272 2.76 264,111 6.9 16.3 35.9
1995 10,089,880 5,147,239 4,942,641 2.78 273,296 6.7 16.3 36.9
1996 10,372,734 5,289,053 5,083,681 2.80 282,854 6.7 16.3 37.9
1997 10,665,552 5,435,867 5,229,685 2.82 292,818 6.7 16.3 39.0
1998 10,968,722 5,587,701 5,381,021 2.84 303,170 6.7 16.3 40.1
1999 11,282,696 5,744,496 5,538,200 2.86 313,974 6.7 16.3 41.2
2000 11,607,951 5,906,289 5,701,662 2.88 325,255 6.4 16.4 42.4
2001 11,944,589 6,073,090 5,871,499 2.90 336,638 6.4 16.4 43.7
2002 12,293,097 6,245,192 6,047,905 2.92 348,508 6.4 16.4 44.9
2003 12,654,624 6,423,210 6,231,414 2.94 361,527 6.4 16.4 46.3
2004 13,030,576 6,607,939 6,422,637 2.97 375,952 6.4 16.4 47.6
2005 13,421,935 6,799,932 6,622,003 3.00 391,359 6.1 16.6 49.1
2006 13,829,173 6,999,445 6,829,728 3.03 407,238 6.1 16.6 50.5
2007 14,252,029 7,206,343 7,045,686 3.06 422,856 6.1 16.6 52.1
2008 14,689,725 7,420,314 7,269,411 3.07 437,696 6.1 16.6 53.7
2009 15,141,098 7,640,862 7,500,236 3.07 451,373 6.1 16.6 55.3
2010 15,605,211 7,867,592 7,737,619 3.07 464,113 5.7 16.7 57.0
2011 16,081,915 8,100,461 7,981,454 3.05 476,704 5.7 16.7 58.8
2012 16,571,252 8,339,523 8,231,729 3.04 489,337 5.7 16.7 60.6
2013 17,072,791 8,584,578 8,488,213 3.03 501,539 5.7 16.7 62.4
2014 17,586,029 8,835,398 8,750,631 3.01 513,238 5.7 16.7 64.3
2015 18,110,616 9,091,844 9,018,772 2.98 524,587 5.2 17.0 66.2
2016 18,646,350 9,353,835 9,292,515 2.96 535,734 5.2 17.0 68.2
2017 19,193,236 9,621,388 9,571,848 2.93 546,886 5.2 17.0 70.2
2018 19,751,466 9,894,592 9,856,874 2.91 558,230 5.2 17.0 72.2
2019 20,321,383 10,173,609 10,147,774 2.89 569,917 5.2 17.0 74.3
2020 20,903,278 10,458,565 10,444,713 2.86 581,895 4.8 17.6 76.4
2021 21,497,000 10,749,000 10,748,000 2.84 593,722 4.8 17.6 78.6
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Burkina Faso Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)