Population: Mauritania

Yearly Population of Mauritania

Mauritania Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 651,434 331,201 320,233 None 6.3 17.9 0.6
1951 666,806 338,796 328,010 2.36 15,372 6.3 17.9 0.6
1952 683,139 346,859 336,280 2.45 16,333 6.3 17.9 0.7
1953 700,494 355,423 345,071 2.54 17,355 6.3 17.9 0.7
1954 718,871 364,488 354,383 2.62 18,377 6.3 17.9 0.7
1955 738,295 374,067 364,228 2.70 19,424 6.7 18.0 0.7
1956 758,751 384,162 374,589 2.77 20,456 6.7 18.0 0.7
1957 780,219 394,771 385,448 2.83 21,468 6.7 18.0 0.8
1958 802,673 405,870 396,803 2.88 22,454 6.7 18.0 0.8
1959 826,069 417,459 408,610 2.91 23,396 6.7 18.0 0.8
1960 850,377 429,513 420,864 2.94 24,308 6.8 17.8 0.8
1961 875,586 442,040 433,546 2.96 25,209 6.8 17.8 0.8
1962 901,690 455,041 446,649 2.98 26,104 6.8 17.8 0.9
1963 928,742 468,534 460,208 3.00 27,052 6.8 17.8 0.9
1964 956,794 482,539 474,255 3.02 28,052 6.8 17.8 0.9
1965 985,907 497,080 488,827 3.04 29,113 6.8 17.4 1.0
1966 1,016,093 512,176 503,917 3.06 30,186 6.8 17.4 1.0
1967 1,047,345 527,819 519,526 3.08 31,252 6.8 17.4 1.0
1968 1,079,580 543,966 535,614 3.08 32,235 6.8 17.4 1.0
1969 1,112,749 560,604 552,145 3.07 33,169 6.8 17.4 1.1
1970 1,146,776 577,697 569,079 3.06 34,027 6.8 17.0 1.1
1971 1,181,659 595,247 586,412 3.04 34,883 6.8 17.0 1.1
1972 1,217,443 613,273 604,170 3.03 35,784 6.8 17.0 1.2
1973 1,254,156 631,779 622,377 3.02 36,713 6.8 17.0 1.2
1974 1,291,857 650,779 641,078 3.01 37,701 6.8 17.0 1.3
1975 1,330,594 670,289 660,305 3.00 38,737 6.6 16.9 1.3
1976 1,370,364 690,302 680,062 2.99 39,770 6.6 16.9 1.3
1977 1,411,139 710,814 700,325 2.98 40,775 6.6 16.9 1.4
1978 1,453,028 731,878 721,150 2.97 41,889 6.6 16.9 1.4
1979 1,496,174 753,558 742,616 2.97 43,146 6.6 16.9 1.5
1980 1,540,644 775,902 764,742 2.97 44,470 6.3 17.1 1.5
1981 1,586,496 798,939 787,557 2.98 45,852 6.3 17.1 1.5
1982 1,633,655 822,640 811,015 2.97 47,159 6.3 17.1 1.6
1983 1,681,859 846,854 835,005 2.95 48,204 6.3 17.1 1.6
1984 1,730,737 871,418 859,319 2.91 48,878 6.3 17.1 1.7
1985 1,780,033 896,188 883,845 2.85 49,296 6.1 17.3 1.7
1986 1,829,678 921,114 908,564 2.79 49,645 6.1 17.3 1.8
1987 1,879,756 946,239 933,517 2.74 50,078 6.1 17.3 1.8
1988 1,930,427 971,712 958,715 2.70 50,671 6.1 17.3 1.9
1989 1,981,902 997,715 984,187 2.67 51,475 6.1 17.3 1.9
1990 2,034,347 1,024,376 1,009,971 2.65 52,445 5.7 17.4 2.0
1991 2,087,914 1,051,813 1,036,101 2.63 53,567 5.7 17.4 2.0
1992 2,142,645 1,080,000 1,062,645 2.62 54,731 5.7 17.4 2.1
1993 2,198,538 1,108,776 1,089,762 2.61 55,893 5.7 17.4 2.1
1994 2,255,520 1,137,885 1,117,635 2.59 56,982 5.7 17.4 2.2
1995 2,313,630 1,167,193 1,146,437 2.58 58,110 5.5 17.6 2.2
1996 2,372,900 1,196,660 1,176,240 2.56 59,270 5.5 17.6 2.3
1997 2,433,567 1,226,455 1,207,112 2.56 60,667 5.5 17.6 2.4
1998 2,496,217 1,256,997 1,239,220 2.57 62,650 5.5 17.6 2.4
1999 2,561,584 1,288,820 1,272,764 2.62 65,367 5.5 17.6 2.5
2000 2,630,217 1,322,342 1,307,875 2.68 68,633 5.3 17.9 2.6
2001 2,702,405 1,357,736 1,344,669 2.74 72,188 5.3 17.9 2.6
2002 2,778,097 1,394,948 1,383,149 2.80 75,692 5.3 17.9 2.7
2003 2,857,150 1,433,873 1,423,277 2.85 79,053 5.3 17.9 2.8
2004 2,939,246 1,474,310 1,464,936 2.87 82,096 5.3 17.9 2.9
2005 3,024,198 1,516,122 1,508,076 2.89 84,952 5.1 18.5 2.9
2006 3,111,908 1,559,259 1,552,649 2.90 87,710 5.1 18.5 3.0
2007 3,202,512 1,603,818 1,598,694 2.91 90,604 5.1 18.5 3.1
2008 3,296,237 1,649,899 1,646,338 2.93 93,725 5.1 18.5 3.2
2009 3,393,408 1,697,684 1,695,724 2.95 97,171 5.1 18.5 3.3
2010 3,494,200 1,747,258 1,746,942 2.97 100,792 4.9 19.1 3.4
2011 3,598,646 1,798,640 1,800,006 2.99 104,446 4.9 19.1 3.5
2012 3,706,555 1,851,740 1,854,815 3.00 107,909 4.9 19.1 3.6
2013 3,817,497 1,906,310 1,911,187 2.99 110,942 4.9 19.1 3.7
2014 3,930,894 1,962,065 1,968,829 2.97 113,397 4.9 19.1 3.8
2015 4,046,304 2,018,756 2,027,548 2.94 115,410 4.6 19.6 3.9
2016 4,163,532 2,076,282 2,087,250 2.90 117,228 4.6 19.6 4.0
2017 4,282,582 2,134,662 2,147,920 2.86 119,050 4.6 19.6 4.2
2018 4,403,312 2,193,847 2,209,465 2.82 120,730 4.6 19.6 4.3
2019 4,525,698 2,253,855 2,271,843 2.78 122,386 4.6 19.6 4.4
2020 4,649,660 2,314,679 2,334,981 2.74 123,962 4.3 20.1 4.5
2021 4,775,000 2,376,000 2,399,000 2.70 125,340 4.3 20.1 4.6
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Mauritania Population Future Projection

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