Population: Rwanda

Yearly Population of Rwanda

Rwanda Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 2,186,183 1,111,769 1,074,414 None 8.0 18.0 88.6
1951 2,251,125 1,144,909 1,106,216 2.97 64,942 8.0 18.0 91.2
1952 2,314,181 1,177,138 1,137,043 2.80 63,056 8.0 18.0 93.8
1953 2,379,688 1,210,615 1,169,073 2.83 65,507 8.0 18.0 96.5
1954 2,450,362 1,246,702 1,203,660 2.97 70,674 8.0 18.0 99.3
1955 2,527,293 1,285,922 1,241,371 3.14 76,931 8.2 17.5 102.4
1956 2,609,863 1,327,979 1,281,884 3.27 82,570 8.2 17.5 105.8
1957 2,695,818 1,371,719 1,324,099 3.29 85,955 8.2 17.5 109.3
1958 2,781,612 1,415,370 1,366,242 3.18 85,794 8.2 17.5 112.8
1959 2,862,799 1,456,697 1,406,102 2.92 81,187 8.2 17.5 116.0
1960 2,935,575 1,493,797 1,441,778 2.54 72,776 8.2 16.3 119.0
1961 2,998,334 1,525,854 1,472,480 2.14 62,759 8.2 16.3 121.5
1962 3,052,937 1,553,795 1,499,142 1.82 54,603 8.2 16.3 123.8
1963 3,105,417 1,580,658 1,524,759 1.72 52,480 8.2 16.3 125.9
1964 3,164,258 1,610,700 1,553,558 1.89 58,841 8.2 16.3 128.3
1965 3,235,536 1,646,962 1,588,574 2.25 71,278 8.2 15.4 131.2
1966 3,321,674 1,690,652 1,631,022 2.66 86,138 8.2 15.4 134.6
1967 3,420,897 1,740,896 1,680,001 2.99 99,223 8.2 15.4 138.7
1968 3,529,839 1,796,017 1,733,822 3.18 108,942 8.2 15.4 143.1
1969 3,643,237 1,853,395 1,789,842 3.21 113,398 8.2 15.4 147.7
1970 3,757,351 1,911,171 1,846,180 3.13 114,114 8.3 16.0 152.3
1971 3,871,428 1,968,970 1,902,458 3.04 114,077 8.3 16.0 156.9
1972 3,987,223 2,027,669 1,959,554 2.99 115,795 8.3 16.0 161.6
1973 4,106,411 2,088,086 2,018,325 2.99 119,188 8.3 16.0 166.5
1974 4,231,579 2,151,499 2,080,080 3.05 125,168 8.3 16.0 171.5
1975 4,364,709 2,218,871 2,145,838 3.15 133,130 8.4 16.3 176.9
1976 4,506,109 2,290,366 2,215,743 3.24 141,400 8.4 16.3 182.7
1977 4,655,386 2,365,780 2,289,606 3.31 149,277 8.4 16.3 188.7
1978 4,812,872 2,445,293 2,367,579 3.38 157,486 8.4 16.3 195.1
1979 4,978,812 2,528,992 2,449,820 3.45 165,940 8.4 16.3 201.8
1980 5,153,314 2,616,948 2,536,366 3.50 174,502 8.4 16.0 208.9
1981 5,329,250 2,705,642 2,623,608 3.41 175,936 8.4 16.0 216.0
1982 5,504,847 2,794,228 2,710,619 3.29 175,597 8.4 16.0 223.1
1983 5,690,989 2,888,065 2,802,924 3.38 186,142 8.4 16.0 230.7
1984 5,902,847 2,994,662 2,908,185 3.72 211,858 8.4 16.0 239.3
1985 6,146,884 3,117,214 3,029,670 4.13 244,037 7.8 15.2 249.2
1986 6,443,748 3,265,899 3,177,849 4.83 296,864 7.8 15.2 261.2
1987 6,779,981 3,434,107 3,345,874 5.22 336,233 7.8 15.2 274.8
1988 7,088,194 3,588,680 3,499,514 4.55 308,213 7.8 15.2 287.3
1989 7,276,983 3,684,630 3,592,353 2.66 188,789 7.8 15.2 295.0
1990 7,288,883 3,693,696 3,595,187 0.16 11,900 6.6 15.3 295.5
1991 7,083,928 3,596,141 3,487,787 -2.81 -204,955 6.6 15.3 287.1
1992 6,702,239 3,411,716 3,290,523 -5.39 -381,689 6.6 15.3 271.7
1993 6,263,758 3,199,609 3,064,149 -6.54 -438,481 6.6 15.3 253.9
1994 5,936,253 3,042,588 2,893,665 -5.23 -327,505 6.6 15.3 240.6
1995 5,836,490 2,998,214 2,838,276 -1.68 -99,763 5.9 18.3 236.6
1996 6,013,112 3,090,560 2,922,552 3.03 176,622 5.9 18.3 243.7
1997 6,419,898 3,296,725 3,123,173 6.76 406,786 5.9 18.3 260.2
1998 6,962,800 3,569,952 3,392,848 8.46 542,902 5.9 18.3 282.2
1999 7,501,238 3,840,424 3,660,814 7.73 538,438 5.9 18.3 304.1
2000 7,933,688 4,057,739 3,875,949 5.77 432,450 5.4 17.4 321.6
2001 8,231,150 4,207,424 4,023,726 3.75 297,462 5.4 17.4 333.7
2002 8,427,061 4,306,107 4,120,954 2.38 195,911 5.4 17.4 341.6
2003 8,557,160 4,371,762 4,185,398 1.54 130,099 5.4 17.4 346.9
2004 8,680,516 4,434,020 4,246,496 1.44 123,356 5.4 17.4 351.9
2005 8,840,220 4,514,517 4,325,703 1.84 159,704 4.9 18.1 358.3
2006 9,043,342 4,616,849 4,426,493 2.30 203,122 4.9 18.1 366.6
2007 9,273,759 4,732,973 4,540,786 2.55 230,417 4.9 18.1 375.9
2008 9,524,532 4,859,345 4,665,187 2.70 250,773 4.9 18.1 386.1
2009 9,782,770 4,989,389 4,793,381 2.71 258,238 4.9 18.1 396.5
2010 10,039,338 5,118,459 4,920,879 2.62 256,568 4.3 18.9 406.9
2011 10,293,333 5,246,075 5,047,258 2.53 253,995 4.3 18.9 417.2
2012 10,549,668 5,374,743 5,174,925 2.49 256,335 4.3 18.9 427.6
2013 10,811,538 5,506,169 5,305,369 2.48 261,870 4.3 18.9 438.2
2014 11,083,629 5,642,837 5,440,792 2.52 272,091 4.3 18.9 449.3
2015 11,369,066 5,786,418 5,582,648 2.58 285,437 4.1 19.4 460.8
2016 11,668,829 5,937,449 5,731,380 2.64 299,763 4.1 19.4 473.0
2017 11,980,960 6,094,897 5,886,063 2.67 312,131 4.1 19.4 485.6
2018 12,301,969 6,256,912 6,045,057 2.68 321,009 4.1 19.4 498.7
2019 12,626,938 6,420,852 6,206,086 2.64 324,969 4.1 19.4 511.8
2020 12,952,209 6,584,778 6,367,431 2.58 325,271 3.7 20.0 525.0
2021 13,277,000 6,748,000 6,528,000 2.51 324,791 3.7 20.0 538.2
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Rwanda Population Future Projection

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