Population: Laos

Yearly Population of Laos

Laos Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 1,682,915 853,800 829,115 None 5.9 19.8 7.3
1951 1,723,216 874,859 848,357 2.39 40,301 5.9 19.8 7.5
1952 1,764,044 896,084 867,960 2.37 40,828 5.9 19.8 7.6
1953 1,805,537 917,579 887,958 2.35 41,493 5.9 19.8 7.8
1954 1,847,794 939,387 908,407 2.34 42,257 5.9 19.8 8.0
1955 1,890,850 961,529 929,321 2.33 43,056 6.0 19.4 8.2
1956 1,934,816 984,059 950,757 2.33 43,966 6.0 19.4 8.4
1957 1,979,730 1,007,004 972,726 2.32 44,914 6.0 19.4 8.6
1958 2,025,666 1,030,383 995,283 2.32 45,936 6.0 19.4 8.8
1959 2,072,709 1,054,252 1,018,457 2.32 47,043 6.0 19.4 9.0
1960 2,120,892 1,078,621 1,042,271 2.32 48,183 6.0 19.0 9.2
1961 2,170,340 1,103,564 1,066,776 2.33 49,448 6.0 19.0 9.4
1962 2,221,123 1,129,103 1,092,020 2.34 50,783 6.0 19.0 9.6
1963 2,273,352 1,155,303 1,118,049 2.35 52,229 6.0 19.0 9.8
1964 2,327,137 1,182,213 1,144,924 2.37 53,785 6.0 19.0 10.1
1965 2,382,586 1,209,893 1,172,693 2.38 55,449 6.0 18.8 10.3
1966 2,439,197 1,238,090 1,201,107 2.38 56,611 6.0 18.8 10.6
1967 2,496,927 1,266,781 1,230,146 2.37 57,730 6.0 18.8 10.8
1968 2,556,845 1,296,504 1,260,341 2.40 59,918 6.0 18.8 11.1
1969 2,620,448 1,328,012 1,292,436 2.49 63,603 6.0 18.8 11.4
1970 2,688,429 1,361,664 1,326,765 2.59 67,981 6.0 18.7 11.6
1971 2,762,264 1,398,185 1,364,079 2.75 73,835 6.0 18.7 12.0
1972 2,840,842 1,437,031 1,403,811 2.84 78,578 6.0 18.7 12.3
1973 2,919,288 1,475,755 1,443,533 2.76 78,446 6.0 18.7 12.6
1974 2,990,963 1,511,024 1,479,939 2.46 71,675 6.0 18.7 13.0
1975 3,051,583 1,540,700 1,510,883 2.03 60,620 6.2 18.6 13.2
1976 3,098,962 1,563,681 1,535,281 1.55 47,379 6.2 18.6 13.4
1977 3,135,839 1,581,344 1,554,495 1.19 36,877 6.2 18.6 13.6
1978 3,168,838 1,597,013 1,571,825 1.05 32,999 6.2 18.6 13.7
1979 3,207,331 1,615,392 1,591,939 1.21 38,493 6.2 18.6 13.9
1980 3,258,149 1,639,916 1,618,233 1.58 50,818 6.4 17.7 14.1
1981 3,323,353 1,671,659 1,651,694 2.00 65,204 6.4 17.7 14.4
1982 3,401,193 1,709,751 1,691,442 2.34 77,840 6.4 17.7 14.7
1983 3,489,910 1,753,222 1,736,688 2.61 88,717 6.4 17.7 15.1
1984 3,586,315 1,800,372 1,785,943 2.76 96,405 6.4 17.7 15.5
1985 3,687,889 1,849,889 1,838,000 2.83 101,574 6.3 17.6 16.0
1986 3,794,204 1,901,473 1,892,731 2.88 106,315 6.3 17.6 16.4
1987 3,905,530 1,955,357 1,950,173 2.93 111,326 6.3 17.6 16.9
1988 4,020,817 2,011,324 2,009,493 2.95 115,287 6.3 17.6 17.4
1989 4,138,845 2,069,172 2,069,673 2.94 118,028 6.3 17.6 17.9
1990 4,258,471 2,128,614 2,129,857 2.89 119,626 5.9 17.6 18.5
1991 4,379,234 2,189,585 2,189,649 2.84 120,763 5.9 17.6 19.0
1992 4,500,346 2,251,562 2,248,784 2.77 121,112 5.9 17.6 19.5
1993 4,619,946 2,313,276 2,306,670 2.66 119,600 5.9 17.6 20.0
1994 4,735,837 2,373,118 2,362,719 2.51 115,891 5.9 17.6 20.5
1995 4,846,477 2,429,974 2,416,503 2.34 110,640 4.8 17.6 21.0
1996 4,951,189 2,483,289 2,467,900 2.16 104,712 4.8 17.6 21.5
1997 5,050,308 2,533,374 2,516,934 2.00 99,119 4.8 17.6 21.9
1998 5,144,601 2,581,030 2,563,571 1.87 94,293 4.8 17.6 22.3
1999 5,235,339 2,627,506 2,607,833 1.76 90,738 4.8 17.6 22.7
2000 5,323,701 2,673,778 2,649,923 1.69 88,362 3.9 18.0 23.1
2001 5,409,584 2,719,911 2,689,673 1.61 85,883 3.9 18.0 23.4
2002 5,493,247 2,765,743 2,727,504 1.55 83,663 3.9 18.0 23.8
2003 5,576,640 2,811,705 2,764,935 1.52 83,393 3.9 18.0 24.2
2004 5,662,199 2,858,273 2,803,926 1.53 85,559 3.9 18.0 24.5
2005 5,751,675 2,905,736 2,845,939 1.58 89,476 3.4 19.0 24.9
2006 5,846,075 2,954,578 2,891,497 1.64 94,400 3.4 19.0 25.3
2007 5,944,950 3,004,654 2,940,296 1.69 98,875 3.4 19.0 25.8
2008 6,046,630 3,054,823 2,991,807 1.71 101,680 3.4 19.0 26.2
2009 6,148,621 3,103,528 3,045,093 1.69 101,991 3.4 19.0 26.6
2010 6,249,168 3,149,737 3,099,431 1.64 100,547 2.9 20.7 27.1
2011 6,347,564 3,192,854 3,154,710 1.57 98,396 2.9 20.7 27.5
2012 6,444,527 3,233,528 3,210,999 1.53 96,963 2.9 20.7 27.9
2013 6,541,302 3,273,473 3,267,829 1.50 96,775 2.9 20.7 28.3
2014 6,639,763 3,315,124 3,324,639 1.51 98,461 2.9 20.7 28.8
2015 6,741,160 3,360,147 3,381,013 1.53 101,397 2.7 22.8 29.2
2016 6,845,848 3,409,178 3,436,670 1.55 104,688 2.7 22.8 29.7
2017 6,953,031 3,461,499 3,491,532 1.57 107,183 2.7 22.8 30.1
2018 7,061,498 3,515,875 3,545,623 1.56 108,467 2.7 22.8 30.6
2019 7,169,456 3,570,428 3,599,028 1.53 107,958 2.7 22.8 31.1
2020 7,275,556 3,623,762 3,651,794 1.48 106,100 2.5 24.4 31.5
2021 7,379,000 3,676,000 3,704,000 1.42 103,444 2.5 24.4 32.0
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Laos Population Future Projection

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