Population: Gambia

Yearly Population of Gambia

Gambia Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 304,895 155,489 149,406 None 6.4 17.9 30.1
1951 309,083 157,993 151,090 1.37 4,188 6.4 17.9 30.5
1952 313,525 160,386 153,139 1.44 4,442 6.4 17.9 31.0
1953 318,382 162,797 155,585 1.55 4,857 6.4 17.9 31.5
1954 323,755 165,317 158,438 1.69 5,373 6.4 17.9 32.0
1955 329,662 167,987 161,675 1.82 5,907 6.3 18.0 32.6
1956 336,117 170,839 165,278 1.96 6,455 6.3 18.0 33.2
1957 343,013 173,858 169,155 2.05 6,896 6.3 18.0 33.9
1958 350,228 176,985 173,243 2.10 7,215 6.3 18.0 34.6
1959 357,630 180,180 177,450 2.11 7,402 6.3 18.0 35.3
1960 365,049 183,381 181,668 2.07 7,419 6.2 18.5 36.1
1961 372,436 186,566 185,870 2.02 7,387 6.2 18.5 36.8
1962 379,886 189,800 190,086 2.00 7,450 6.2 18.5 37.5
1963 387,635 193,221 194,414 2.04 7,749 6.2 18.5 38.3
1964 396,012 197,012 199,000 2.16 8,377 6.2 18.5 39.1
1965 405,258 201,297 203,961 2.33 9,246 6.2 19.0 40.0
1966 415,478 206,134 209,344 2.52 10,220 6.2 19.0 41.1
1967 426,622 211,515 215,107 2.68 11,144 6.2 19.0 42.2
1968 438,590 217,352 221,238 2.81 11,968 6.2 19.0 43.3
1969 451,228 223,570 227,658 2.88 12,638 6.2 19.0 44.6
1970 464,404 230,076 234,328 2.92 13,176 6.2 19.0 45.9
1971 478,106 236,865 241,241 2.95 13,702 6.2 19.0 47.2
1972 492,424 243,981 248,443 2.99 14,318 6.2 19.0 48.7
1973 507,428 251,438 255,990 3.05 15,004 6.2 19.0 50.1
1974 523,250 259,279 263,971 3.12 15,822 6.2 19.0 51.7
1975 539,985 267,526 272,459 3.20 16,735 6.4 18.7 53.4
1976 557,810 276,268 281,542 3.30 17,825 6.4 18.7 55.1
1977 576,755 285,539 291,216 3.40 18,945 6.4 18.7 57.0
1978 596,540 295,205 301,335 3.43 19,785 6.4 18.7 58.9
1979 616,770 305,088 311,682 3.39 20,230 6.4 18.7 60.9
1980 637,252 315,122 322,130 3.32 20,482 6.3 18.4 63.0
1981 657,581 325,075 332,506 3.19 20,329 6.3 18.4 65.0
1982 678,111 335,136 342,975 3.12 20,530 6.3 18.4 67.0
1983 700,198 346,074 354,124 3.26 22,087 6.3 18.4 69.2
1984 725,688 358,928 366,760 3.64 25,490 6.3 18.4 71.7
1985 755,791 374,383 381,408 4.15 30,103 6.2 18.1 74.7
1986 791,141 392,809 398,332 4.68 35,350 6.2 18.1 78.2
1987 831,011 413,792 417,219 5.04 39,870 6.2 18.1 82.1
1988 873,440 436,156 437,284 5.11 42,429 6.2 18.1 86.3
1989 915,631 458,207 457,424 4.83 42,191 6.2 18.1 90.5
1990 955,595 478,775 476,820 4.36 39,964 6.1 18.2 94.4
1991 992,671 497,435 495,236 3.88 37,076 6.1 18.2 98.1
1992 1,027,476 514,574 512,902 3.51 34,805 6.1 18.2 101.5
1993 1,060,861 530,816 530,045 3.25 33,385 6.1 18.2 104.8
1994 1,094,219 547,115 547,104 3.14 33,358 6.1 18.2 108.1
1995 1,128,577 564,183 564,394 3.14 34,358 6.0 17.1 111.5
1996 1,164,091 582,162 581,929 3.15 35,514 6.0 17.1 115.0
1997 1,200,522 600,857 599,665 3.13 36,431 6.0 17.1 118.6
1998 1,238,124 620,310 617,814 3.13 37,602 6.0 17.1 122.3
1999 1,277,118 640,507 636,611 3.15 38,994 6.0 17.1 126.2
2000 1,317,708 661,441 656,267 3.18 40,590 5.8 16.5 130.2
2001 1,360,070 683,177 676,893 3.21 42,362 5.8 16.5 134.4
2002 1,404,263 705,781 698,482 3.25 44,193 5.8 16.5 138.8
2003 1,449,925 729,073 720,852 3.25 45,662 5.8 16.5 143.3
2004 1,496,524 752,805 743,719 3.21 46,599 5.8 16.5 147.9
2005 1,543,745 776,828 766,917 3.16 47,221 5.7 16.7 152.5
2006 1,591,444 801,066 790,378 3.09 47,699 5.7 16.7 157.3
2007 1,639,846 825,627 814,219 3.04 48,402 5.7 16.7 162.0
2008 1,689,288 850,683 838,605 3.02 49,442 5.7 16.7 166.9
2009 1,740,277 876,500 863,777 3.02 50,989 5.7 16.7 172.0
2010 1,793,199 903,279 889,920 3.04 52,922 5.5 17.1 177.2
2011 1,848,142 931,060 917,082 3.06 54,943 5.5 17.1 182.6
2012 1,905,020 959,817 945,203 3.08 56,878 5.5 17.1 188.2
2013 1,963,708 989,462 974,246 3.08 58,688 5.5 17.1 194.0
2014 2,024,037 1,019,942 1,004,095 3.07 60,329 5.5 17.1 200.0
2015 2,085,860 1,051,160 1,034,700 3.05 61,823 5.3 17.5 206.1
2016 2,149,134 1,083,106 1,066,028 3.03 63,274 5.3 17.5 212.4
2017 2,213,900 1,115,804 1,098,096 3.01 64,766 5.3 17.5 218.8
2018 2,280,092 1,149,215 1,130,877 2.99 66,192 5.3 17.5 225.3
2019 2,347,696 1,183,332 1,164,364 2.96 67,604 5.3 17.5 232.0
2020 2,416,664 1,218,124 1,198,540 2.94 68,968 4.9 17.8 238.8
2021 2,487,000 1,254,000 1,233,000 2.91 70,336 4.9 17.8 245.7
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Gambia Population Future Projection

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