Population: Eritrea

Yearly Population of Eritrea

Eritrea Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 822,347 415,005 407,342 None 7.0 17.3 8.1
1951 835,000 421,282 413,718 1.54 12,653 7.0 17.3 8.3
1952 849,258 428,357 420,901 1.71 14,258 7.0 17.3 8.4
1953 864,893 436,124 428,769 1.84 15,635 7.0 17.3 8.6
1954 881,761 444,492 437,269 1.95 16,868 7.0 17.3 8.7
1955 899,746 453,408 446,338 2.04 17,985 7.0 17.8 8.9
1956 918,849 462,884 455,965 2.12 19,103 7.0 17.8 9.1
1957 939,085 472,917 466,168 2.20 20,236 7.0 17.8 9.3
1958 960,538 483,548 476,990 2.28 21,453 7.0 17.8 9.5
1959 983,337 494,843 488,494 2.37 22,799 7.0 17.8 9.7
1960 1,007,586 506,863 500,723 2.47 24,249 6.8 18.0 10.0
1961 1,033,320 519,621 513,699 2.55 25,734 6.8 18.0 10.2
1962 1,060,489 533,096 527,393 2.63 27,169 6.8 18.0 10.5
1963 1,088,859 547,171 541,688 2.68 28,370 6.8 18.0 10.8
1964 1,118,152 561,702 556,450 2.69 29,293 6.8 18.0 11.1
1965 1,148,188 576,601 571,587 2.69 30,036 6.7 18.2 11.4
1966 1,178,875 591,823 587,052 2.67 30,687 6.7 18.2 11.7
1967 1,210,304 607,411 602,893 2.67 31,429 6.7 18.2 12.0
1968 1,242,633 623,458 619,175 2.67 32,329 6.7 18.2 12.3
1969 1,276,122 640,101 636,021 2.70 33,489 6.7 18.2 12.6
1970 1,310,947 657,440 653,507 2.73 34,825 6.6 18.1 13.0
1971 1,347,180 675,517 671,663 2.76 36,233 6.6 18.1 13.3
1972 1,384,789 694,303 690,486 2.79 37,609 6.6 18.1 13.7
1973 1,423,749 713,782 709,967 2.81 38,960 6.6 18.1 14.1
1974 1,463,986 733,889 730,097 2.83 40,237 6.6 18.1 14.5
1975 1,505,438 754,588 750,850 2.83 41,452 6.6 17.9 14.9
1976 1,547,978 775,802 772,176 2.83 42,540 6.6 17.9 15.3
1977 1,591,622 797,553 794,069 2.82 43,644 6.6 17.9 15.8
1978 1,636,771 820,038 816,733 2.84 45,149 6.6 17.9 16.2
1979 1,683,932 843,522 840,410 2.88 47,161 6.6 17.9 16.7
1980 1,733,423 868,169 865,254 2.94 49,491 6.7 17.8 17.2
1981 1,784,557 893,663 890,894 2.95 51,134 6.7 17.8 17.7
1982 1,836,825 919,739 917,086 2.93 52,268 6.7 17.8 18.2
1983 1,890,556 946,530 944,026 2.93 53,731 6.7 17.8 18.7
1984 1,946,299 974,265 972,034 2.95 55,743 6.7 17.8 19.3
1985 2,003,942 1,002,857 1,001,085 2.96 57,643 6.6 17.7 19.8
1986 2,064,803 1,032,923 1,031,880 3.04 60,861 6.6 17.7 20.4
1987 2,127,421 1,063,768 1,063,653 3.03 62,618 6.6 17.7 21.1
1988 2,185,607 1,092,455 1,093,152 2.74 58,186 6.6 17.7 21.6
1989 2,231,144 1,115,088 1,116,056 2.08 45,537 6.6 17.7 22.1
1990 2,258,649 1,129,111 1,129,538 1.23 27,505 6.3 17.4 22.4
1991 2,266,356 1,133,719 1,132,637 0.34 7,707 6.3 17.4 22.4
1992 2,257,593 1,130,480 1,127,113 -0.39 -8,763 6.3 17.4 22.4
1993 2,238,631 1,122,336 1,116,295 -0.84 -18,962 6.3 17.4 22.2
1994 2,218,436 1,113,456 1,104,980 -0.90 -20,195 6.3 17.4 22.0
1995 2,204,227 1,107,243 1,096,984 -0.64 -14,209 5.6 15.6 21.8
1996 2,196,467 1,103,863 1,092,604 -0.35 -7,760 5.6 15.6 21.7
1997 2,195,192 1,103,390 1,091,802 -0.06 -1,275 5.6 15.6 21.7
1998 2,206,439 1,108,909 1,097,530 0.51 11,247 5.6 15.6 21.8
1999 2,237,412 1,124,147 1,113,265 1.40 30,973 5.6 15.6 22.2
2000 2,292,413 1,151,345 1,141,068 2.46 55,001 5.1 16.6 22.7
2001 2,374,721 1,192,142 1,182,579 3.59 82,308 5.1 16.6 23.5
2002 2,481,059 1,244,879 1,236,180 4.48 106,338 5.1 16.6 24.6
2003 2,600,972 1,304,366 1,296,606 4.83 119,913 5.1 16.6 25.8
2004 2,719,809 1,363,325 1,356,484 4.57 118,837 5.1 16.6 26.9
2005 2,826,653 1,416,324 1,410,329 3.93 106,844 4.8 19.1 28.0
2006 2,918,209 1,461,749 1,456,460 3.24 91,556 4.8 19.1 28.9
2007 2,996,540 1,500,626 1,495,914 2.68 78,331 4.8 19.1 29.7
2008 3,062,782 1,533,460 1,529,322 2.21 66,242 4.8 19.1 30.3
2009 3,119,920 1,561,642 1,558,278 1.87 57,138 4.8 19.1 30.9
2010 3,170,437 1,586,365 1,584,072 1.62 50,517 4.4 19.8 31.4
2011 3,213,969 1,607,405 1,606,564 1.37 43,532 4.4 19.8 31.8
2012 3,250,104 1,624,599 1,625,505 1.12 36,135 4.4 19.8 32.2
2013 3,281,453 1,639,350 1,642,103 0.96 31,349 4.4 19.8 32.5
2014 3,311,444 1,653,491 1,657,953 0.91 29,991 4.4 19.8 32.8
2015 3,342,818 1,668,488 1,674,330 0.95 31,374 4.1 19.2 33.1
2016 3,376,558 1,684,859 1,691,699 1.01 33,740 4.1 19.2 33.4
2017 3,412,894 1,702,691 1,710,203 1.08 36,336 4.1 19.2 33.8
2018 3,452,797 1,722,421 1,730,376 1.17 39,903 4.1 19.2 34.2
2019 3,497,117 1,744,406 1,752,711 1.28 44,320 4.1 19.2 34.6
2020 3,546,427 1,768,879 1,777,548 1.41 49,310 3.8 19.2 35.1
2021 3,601,000 1,796,000 1,805,000 1.54 54,573 3.8 19.2 35.7
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Eritrea Population Future Projection

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