Population: Nepal

Yearly Population of Nepal

Nepal Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 8,483,322 4,280,212 4,203,110 None 6.0 20.5 59.2
1951 8,663,602 4,373,598 4,290,004 2.13 180,280 6.0 20.5 60.4
1952 8,834,698 4,459,967 4,374,731 1.97 171,096 6.0 20.5 61.6
1953 8,999,194 4,541,021 4,458,173 1.86 164,496 6.0 20.5 62.8
1954 9,159,320 4,618,308 4,541,012 1.78 160,126 6.0 20.5 63.9
1955 9,316,916 4,693,194 4,623,722 1.72 157,596 6.0 20.2 65.0
1956 9,473,411 4,766,844 4,706,567 1.68 156,495 6.0 20.2 66.1
1957 9,629,865 4,840,260 4,789,605 1.65 156,454 6.0 20.2 67.2
1958 9,786,976 4,914,264 4,872,712 1.63 157,111 6.0 20.2 68.3
1959 9,945,213 4,989,533 4,955,680 1.62 158,237 6.0 20.2 69.4
1960 10,105,060 5,066,683 5,038,377 1.61 159,847 6.0 19.9 70.5
1961 10,267,260 5,146,299 5,120,961 1.61 162,200 6.0 19.9 71.6
1962 10,433,147 5,229,040 5,204,107 1.62 165,887 6.0 19.9 72.8
1963 10,604,620 5,315,630 5,288,990 1.64 171,473 6.0 19.9 74.0
1964 10,783,958 5,406,812 5,377,146 1.69 179,338 6.0 19.9 75.2
1965 10,972,912 5,503,117 5,469,795 1.75 188,954 6.0 19.5 76.5
1966 11,172,530 5,605,107 5,567,423 1.82 199,618 6.0 19.5 77.9
1967 11,382,965 5,712,811 5,670,154 1.88 210,435 6.0 19.5 79.4
1968 11,603,921 5,825,475 5,778,446 1.94 220,956 6.0 19.5 80.9
1969 11,834,657 5,941,974 5,892,683 1.99 230,736 6.0 19.5 82.6
1970 12,074,628 6,061,509 6,013,119 2.03 239,971 5.9 19.2 84.2
1971 12,323,984 6,183,966 6,140,018 2.07 249,356 5.9 19.2 86.0
1972 12,583,142 6,309,756 6,273,386 2.10 259,158 5.9 19.2 87.8
1973 12,852,205 6,439,395 6,412,810 2.14 269,063 5.9 19.2 89.7
1974 13,131,260 6,573,590 6,557,670 2.17 279,055 5.9 19.2 91.6
1975 13,420,367 6,712,907 6,707,460 2.20 289,107 5.8 19.4 93.6
1976 13,719,466 6,857,515 6,861,951 2.23 299,099 5.8 19.4 95.7
1977 14,028,535 7,007,454 7,021,081 2.25 309,069 5.8 19.4 97.9
1978 14,347,653 7,162,983 7,184,670 2.27 319,118 5.8 19.4 100.1
1979 14,676,932 7,324,378 7,352,554 2.30 329,279 5.8 19.4 102.4
1980 15,016,408 7,491,875 7,524,533 2.31 339,476 5.6 19.3 104.8
1981 15,367,229 7,665,428 7,701,801 2.34 350,821 5.6 19.3 107.2
1982 15,729,431 7,845,058 7,884,373 2.36 362,202 5.6 19.3 109.7
1983 16,100,623 8,031,077 8,069,546 2.36 371,192 5.6 19.3 112.3
1984 16,477,488 8,223,817 8,253,671 2.34 376,865 5.6 19.3 114.9
1985 16,858,315 8,423,418 8,434,897 2.31 380,827 5.3 19.0 117.6
1986 17,239,677 8,630,323 8,609,354 2.26 381,362 5.3 19.0 120.3
1987 17,623,697 8,844,171 8,779,526 2.23 384,020 5.3 19.0 122.9
1988 18,020,755 9,063,337 8,957,418 2.25 397,058 5.3 19.0 125.7
1989 18,445,021 9,285,609 9,159,412 2.35 424,266 5.3 19.0 128.7
1990 18,905,480 9,509,543 9,395,937 2.50 460,459 5.0 18.7 131.9
1991 19,405,506 9,732,851 9,672,655 2.64 500,026 5.0 18.7 135.4
1992 19,938,322 9,955,979 9,982,343 2.75 532,816 5.0 18.7 139.1
1993 20,489,973 10,183,334 10,306,639 2.77 551,651 5.0 18.7 142.9
1994 21,040,899 10,421,121 10,619,778 2.69 550,926 5.0 18.7 146.8
1995 21,576,074 10,672,917 10,903,157 2.54 535,175 4.4 19.0 150.5
1996 22,090,352 10,940,940 11,149,412 2.38 514,278 4.4 19.0 154.1
1997 22,584,772 11,221,189 11,363,583 2.24 494,420 4.4 19.0 157.5
1998 23,057,875 11,503,372 11,554,503 2.09 473,103 4.4 19.0 160.9
1999 23,509,971 11,773,455 11,736,516 1.96 452,096 4.4 19.0 164.0
2000 23,941,099 12,021,350 11,919,749 1.83 431,128 3.5 19.3 167.0
2001 24,347,113 12,243,832 12,103,281 1.70 406,014 3.5 19.3 169.8
2002 24,725,625 12,443,825 12,281,800 1.55 378,512 3.5 19.3 172.5
2003 25,080,880 12,625,173 12,455,707 1.44 355,255 3.5 19.3 175.0
2004 25,419,337 12,794,317 12,625,020 1.35 338,457 3.5 19.3 177.3
2005 25,744,500 12,956,564 12,787,936 1.28 325,163 2.8 20.2 179.6
2006 26,066,687 13,112,894 12,953,793 1.25 322,187 2.8 20.2 181.8
2007 26,382,586 13,263,376 13,119,210 1.21 315,899 2.8 20.2 184.0
2008 26,666,581 13,411,546 13,255,035 1.08 283,995 2.8 20.2 186.0
2009 26,883,531 13,561,500 13,322,031 0.81 216,950 2.8 20.2 187.5
2010 27,013,207 13,716,597 13,296,610 0.48 129,676 2.3 21.7 188.4
2011 27,041,220 13,877,399 13,163,821 0.10 28,013 2.3 21.7 188.6
2012 26,989,160 14,044,548 12,944,612 -0.19 -52,060 2.3 21.7 188.3
2013 26,916,795 14,221,340 12,695,455 -0.27 -72,365 2.3 21.7 187.8
2014 26,905,982 14,411,527 12,494,455 -0.04 -10,813 2.3 21.7 187.7
2015 27,015,033 14,617,070 12,397,963 0.41 109,051 1.9 22.2 188.5
2016 27,263,430 14,839,974 12,423,456 0.92 248,397 1.9 22.2 190.2
2017 27,632,682 15,077,724 12,554,958 1.35 369,252 1.9 22.2 192.8
2018 28,095,712 15,322,093 12,773,619 1.68 463,030 1.9 22.2 196.0
2019 28,608,715 15,561,762 13,046,953 1.83 513,003 1.9 22.2 199.6
2020 29,136,808 15,788,373 13,348,435 1.85 528,093 1.8 24.6 203.3
2021 29,675,000 15,998,000 13,677,000 1.85 538,192 1.8 24.6 207.0
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Nepal Population Future Projection

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