Population: New Zealand

Yearly Population of New Zealand

New Zealand Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 1,908,011 949,005 959,006 None 3.7 29.4 7.2
1951 1,947,929 968,306 979,623 2.09 39,918 3.7 29.4 7.4
1952 1,992,809 990,149 1,002,660 2.30 44,880 3.7 29.4 7.6
1953 2,040,237 1,013,390 1,026,847 2.38 47,428 3.7 29.4 7.7
1954 2,088,488 1,037,201 1,051,287 2.36 48,251 3.7 29.4 7.9
1955 2,136,388 1,061,023 1,075,365 2.29 47,900 4.1 28.7 8.1
1956 2,183,460 1,084,607 1,098,853 2.20 47,072 4.1 28.7 8.3
1957 2,229,828 1,107,985 1,121,843 2.12 46,368 4.1 28.7 8.5
1958 2,276,133 1,131,433 1,144,700 2.08 46,305 4.1 28.7 8.6
1959 2,323,404 1,155,419 1,167,985 2.08 47,271 4.1 28.7 8.8
1960 2,372,599 1,180,348 1,192,251 2.12 49,195 3.9 27.4 9.0
1961 2,424,064 1,206,379 1,217,685 2.17 51,465 3.9 27.4 9.2
1962 2,477,192 1,233,223 1,243,969 2.19 53,128 3.9 27.4 9.4
1963 2,530,186 1,260,031 1,270,155 2.14 52,994 3.9 27.4 9.6
1964 2,580,536 1,285,648 1,294,888 1.99 50,350 3.9 27.4 9.8
1965 2,626,649 1,309,336 1,317,313 1.79 46,113 3.4 25.8 10.0
1966 2,667,085 1,330,403 1,336,682 1.54 40,436 3.4 25.8 10.1
1967 2,702,676 1,349,227 1,353,449 1.33 35,591 3.4 25.8 10.3
1968 2,736,821 1,367,410 1,369,411 1.26 34,145 3.4 25.8 10.4
1969 2,774,358 1,387,239 1,387,119 1.37 37,537 3.4 25.8 10.5
1970 2,818,391 1,410,153 1,408,238 1.59 44,033 2.8 25.6 10.7
1971 2,870,817 1,437,071 1,433,746 1.86 52,426 2.8 25.6 10.9
1972 2,929,687 1,467,060 1,462,627 2.05 58,870 2.8 25.6 11.1
1973 2,989,412 1,497,403 1,492,009 2.04 59,725 2.8 25.6 11.4
1974 3,042,175 1,524,321 1,517,854 1.76 52,763 2.8 25.6 11.6
1975 3,082,622 1,545,238 1,537,384 1.33 40,447 2.2 26.3 11.7
1976 3,108,574 1,559,093 1,549,481 0.84 25,952 2.2 26.3 11.8
1977 3,122,406 1,567,046 1,555,360 0.44 13,832 2.2 26.3 11.9
1978 3,128,958 1,571,464 1,557,494 0.21 6,552 2.2 26.3 11.9
1979 3,135,301 1,575,808 1,559,493 0.20 6,343 2.2 26.3 11.9
1980 3,146,610 1,582,595 1,564,015 0.36 11,309 2.0 27.9 12.0
1981 3,164,823 1,592,749 1,572,074 0.58 18,213 2.0 27.9 12.0
1982 3,188,537 1,605,593 1,582,944 0.75 23,714 2.0 27.9 12.1
1983 3,215,732 1,620,257 1,595,475 0.85 27,195 2.0 27.9 12.2
1984 3,243,034 1,635,240 1,607,794 0.85 27,302 2.0 27.9 12.3
1985 3,268,234 1,649,556 1,618,678 0.78 25,200 2.0 29.5 12.4
1986 3,290,304 1,662,794 1,627,510 0.68 22,070 2.0 29.5 12.5
1987 3,310,751 1,675,604 1,635,147 0.62 20,447 2.0 29.5 12.6
1988 3,332,787 1,689,252 1,643,535 0.67 22,036 2.0 29.5 12.7
1989 3,360,956 1,705,549 1,655,407 0.85 28,169 2.0 29.5 12.8
1990 3,398,175 1,725,635 1,672,540 1.11 37,219 2.1 31.1 12.9
1991 3,446,171 1,750,208 1,695,963 1.41 47,996 2.1 31.1 13.1
1992 3,503,194 1,778,561 1,724,633 1.65 57,023 2.1 31.1 13.3
1993 3,564,473 1,808,690 1,755,783 1.75 61,279 2.1 31.1 13.5
1994 3,623,272 1,837,805 1,785,467 1.65 58,799 2.1 31.1 13.8
1995 3,674,940 1,863,986 1,810,954 1.43 51,668 2.0 32.6 14.0
1996 3,717,352 1,886,281 1,831,071 1.15 42,412 2.0 32.6 14.1
1997 3,752,355 1,905,466 1,846,889 0.94 35,003 2.0 32.6 14.3
1998 3,783,976 1,923,358 1,860,618 0.84 31,621 2.0 32.6 14.4
1999 3,818,128 1,942,591 1,875,537 0.90 34,152 2.0 32.6 14.5
2000 3,858,992 1,965,009 1,893,983 1.07 40,864 2.0 34.3 14.7
2001 3,907,941 1,991,290 1,916,651 1.27 48,949 2.0 34.3 14.8
2002 3,963,202 2,020,580 1,942,622 1.41 55,261 2.0 34.3 15.1
2003 4,022,074 2,051,409 1,970,665 1.49 58,872 2.0 34.3 15.3
2004 4,080,421 2,081,594 1,998,827 1.45 58,347 2.0 34.3 15.5
2005 4,135,353 2,109,605 2,025,748 1.35 54,932 2.1 35.5 15.7
2006 4,185,882 2,134,897 2,050,985 1.22 50,529 2.1 35.5 15.9
2007 4,233,046 2,158,032 2,075,014 1.13 47,164 2.1 35.5 16.1
2008 4,278,156 2,179,843 2,098,313 1.07 45,110 2.1 35.5 16.2
2009 4,323,338 2,201,622 2,121,716 1.06 45,182 2.1 35.5 16.4
2010 4,370,060 2,224,297 2,145,763 1.08 46,722 2.0 36.6 16.6
2011 4,418,674 2,248,094 2,170,580 1.11 48,614 2.0 36.6 16.8
2012 4,468,462 2,272,628 2,195,834 1.13 49,788 2.0 36.6 17.0
2013 4,518,519 2,297,464 2,221,055 1.12 50,057 2.0 36.6 17.2
2014 4,567,522 2,321,933 2,245,589 1.08 49,003 2.0 36.6 17.3
2015 4,614,527 2,345,566 2,268,961 1.03 47,005 1.9 37.3 17.5
2016 4,659,265 2,368,249 2,291,016 0.97 44,738 1.9 37.3 17.7
2017 4,702,029 2,390,131 2,311,898 0.92 42,764 1.9 37.3 17.9
2018 4,743,131 2,411,302 2,331,829 0.87 41,102 1.9 37.3 18.0
2019 4,783,062 2,431,900 2,351,162 0.84 39,931 1.9 37.3 18.2
2020 4,822,233 2,452,070 2,370,163 0.82 39,171 1.9 38.0 18.3
2021 4,861,000 2,472,000 2,389,000 0.80 38,767 1.9 38.0 18.5
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

New Zealand Population Future Projection

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