Population: Papua New Guinea

Yearly Population of Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 2,002,147 947,129 1,055,018 None 6.2 20.3 4.4
1951 2,011,216 954,842 1,056,374 0.45 9,069 6.2 20.3 4.4
1952 2,024,160 963,964 1,060,196 0.64 12,944 6.2 20.3 4.5
1953 2,041,021 974,583 1,066,438 0.83 16,861 6.2 20.3 4.5
1954 2,061,758 986,727 1,075,031 1.02 20,737 6.2 20.3 4.6
1955 2,086,253 1,000,403 1,085,850 1.19 24,495 6.3 19.5 4.6
1956 2,114,280 1,015,552 1,098,728 1.34 28,027 6.3 19.5 4.7
1957 2,145,599 1,032,118 1,113,481 1.48 31,319 6.3 19.5 4.7
1958 2,179,870 1,049,993 1,129,877 1.60 34,271 6.3 19.5 4.8
1959 2,216,723 1,069,051 1,147,672 1.69 36,853 6.3 19.5 4.9
1960 2,255,858 1,089,194 1,166,664 1.77 39,135 6.3 18.9 5.0
1961 2,297,052 1,110,345 1,186,707 1.83 41,194 6.3 18.9 5.1
1962 2,340,349 1,132,556 1,207,793 1.88 43,297 6.3 18.9 5.2
1963 2,385,943 1,155,894 1,230,049 1.95 45,594 6.3 18.9 5.3
1964 2,434,220 1,180,553 1,253,667 2.02 48,277 6.3 18.9 5.4
1965 2,485,433 1,206,638 1,278,795 2.10 51,213 6.2 18.2 5.5
1966 2,539,683 1,234,201 1,305,482 2.18 54,250 6.2 18.2 5.6
1967 2,596,820 1,263,171 1,333,649 2.25 57,137 6.2 18.2 5.7
1968 2,656,636 1,293,441 1,363,195 2.30 59,816 6.2 18.2 5.9
1969 2,718,805 1,324,811 1,393,994 2.34 62,169 6.2 18.2 6.0
1970 2,783,132 1,357,179 1,425,953 2.37 64,327 6.1 18.0 6.1
1971 2,849,522 1,390,498 1,459,024 2.39 66,390 6.1 18.0 6.3
1972 2,918,138 1,424,851 1,493,287 2.41 68,616 6.1 18.0 6.4
1973 2,989,201 1,460,325 1,528,876 2.44 71,063 6.1 18.0 6.6
1974 3,063,051 1,497,063 1,565,988 2.47 73,850 6.1 18.0 6.8
1975 3,139,944 1,535,177 1,604,767 2.51 76,893 5.9 18.0 6.9
1976 3,219,825 1,574,605 1,645,220 2.54 79,881 5.9 18.0 7.1
1977 3,302,636 1,615,357 1,687,279 2.57 82,811 5.9 18.0 7.3
1978 3,388,631 1,657,654 1,730,977 2.60 85,995 5.9 18.0 7.5
1979 3,478,093 1,701,747 1,776,346 2.64 89,462 5.9 18.0 7.7
1980 3,571,209 1,747,822 1,823,387 2.68 93,116 5.5 18.0 7.9
1981 3,668,102 1,795,978 1,872,124 2.71 96,893 5.5 18.0 8.1
1982 3,768,489 1,846,044 1,922,445 2.74 100,387 5.5 18.0 8.3
1983 3,871,490 1,897,508 1,973,982 2.73 103,001 5.5 18.0 8.5
1984 3,975,950 1,949,677 2,026,273 2.70 104,460 5.5 18.0 8.8
1985 4,081,022 2,002,048 2,078,974 2.64 105,072 5.0 18.2 9.0
1986 4,186,499 2,054,495 2,132,004 2.58 105,477 5.0 18.2 9.2
1987 4,292,575 2,107,136 2,185,439 2.53 106,076 5.0 18.2 9.5
1988 4,399,320 2,160,042 2,239,278 2.49 106,745 5.0 18.2 9.7
1989 4,506,996 2,213,417 2,293,579 2.45 107,676 5.0 18.2 10.0
1990 4,615,843 2,267,409 2,348,434 2.42 108,847 4.7 18.7 10.2
1991 4,725,543 2,321,886 2,403,657 2.38 109,700 4.7 18.7 10.4
1992 4,836,216 2,376,868 2,459,348 2.34 110,673 4.7 18.7 10.7
1993 4,949,053 2,432,903 2,516,150 2.33 112,837 4.7 18.7 10.9
1994 5,065,664 2,490,701 2,574,963 2.36 116,611 4.7 18.7 11.2
1995 5,187,063 2,550,712 2,636,351 2.40 121,399 4.6 19.3 11.5
1996 5,314,258 2,613,419 2,700,839 2.45 127,195 4.6 19.3 11.7
1997 5,446,633 2,678,533 2,768,100 2.49 132,375 4.6 19.3 12.0
1998 5,581,767 2,744,883 2,836,884 2.48 135,134 4.6 19.3 12.3
1999 5,716,166 2,810,786 2,905,380 2.41 134,399 4.6 19.3 12.6
2000 5,847,590 2,875,183 2,972,407 2.30 131,424 4.4 19.8 12.9
2001 5,974,627 2,937,346 3,037,281 2.17 127,037 4.4 19.8 13.2
2002 6,098,621 2,997,942 3,100,679 2.08 123,994 4.4 19.8 13.5
2003 6,223,378 3,058,879 3,164,499 2.05 124,757 4.4 19.8 13.7
2004 6,354,247 3,122,848 3,231,399 2.10 130,869 4.4 19.8 14.0
2005 6,494,902 3,191,689 3,303,213 2.21 140,655 4.1 20.4 14.3
2006 6,646,891 3,266,209 3,380,682 2.34 151,989 4.1 20.4 14.7
2007 6,808,503 3,345,527 3,462,976 2.43 161,612 4.1 20.4 15.0
2008 6,976,200 3,427,754 3,548,446 2.46 167,697 4.1 20.4 15.4
2009 7,144,774 3,510,130 3,634,644 2.42 168,574 4.1 20.4 15.8
2010 7,310,512 3,590,688 3,719,824 2.32 165,738 3.8 20.9 16.1
2011 7,472,196 3,668,765 3,803,431 2.21 161,684 3.8 20.9 16.5
2012 7,631,003 3,745,032 3,885,971 2.13 158,807 3.8 20.9 16.9
2013 7,788,388 3,820,350 3,968,038 2.06 157,385 3.8 20.9 17.2
2014 7,946,733 3,896,120 4,050,613 2.03 158,345 3.8 20.9 17.5
2015 8,107,772 3,973,383 4,134,389 2.03 161,039 3.6 21.5 17.9
2016 8,271,766 4,052,305 4,219,461 2.02 163,994 3.6 21.5 18.3
2017 8,438,038 4,132,522 4,305,516 2.01 166,272 3.6 21.5 18.6
2018 8,606,324 4,213,891 4,392,433 1.99 168,286 3.6 21.5 19.0
2019 8,776,119 4,296,108 4,480,011 1.97 169,795 3.6 21.5 19.4
2020 8,947,027 4,378,955 4,568,072 1.95 170,908 3.4 22.4 19.8
2021 9,119,000 4,462,000 4,657,000 1.92 171,973 3.4 22.4 20.1
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Papua New Guinea Population Future Projection

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