Population: Somalia

Yearly Population of Somalia

Somalia Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 2,264,076 1,140,235 1,123,841 None 7.3 19.5 3.6
1951 2,307,679 1,162,715 1,144,964 1.93 43,603 7.3 19.5 3.7
1952 2,351,943 1,185,511 1,166,432 1.92 44,264 7.3 19.5 3.7
1953 2,397,188 1,208,781 1,188,407 1.92 45,245 7.3 19.5 3.8
1954 2,443,647 1,232,642 1,211,005 1.94 46,459 7.3 19.5 3.9
1955 2,491,543 1,257,205 1,234,338 1.96 47,896 7.3 19.2 4.0
1956 2,541,019 1,282,543 1,258,476 1.99 49,476 7.3 19.2 4.1
1957 2,592,154 1,308,699 1,283,455 2.01 51,135 7.3 19.2 4.1
1958 2,645,028 1,335,713 1,309,315 2.04 52,874 7.3 19.2 4.2
1959 2,699,620 1,363,578 1,336,042 2.06 54,592 7.3 19.2 4.3
1960 2,755,967 1,392,315 1,363,652 2.09 56,347 7.3 18.9 4.4
1961 2,814,125 1,421,954 1,392,171 2.11 58,158 7.3 18.9 4.5
1962 2,874,215 1,452,559 1,421,656 2.14 60,090 7.3 18.9 4.6
1963 2,936,478 1,484,241 1,452,237 2.17 62,263 7.3 18.9 4.7
1964 3,001,160 1,517,125 1,484,035 2.20 64,682 7.3 18.9 4.8
1965 3,068,465 1,551,306 1,517,159 2.24 67,305 7.3 18.5 4.9
1966 3,143,654 1,589,186 1,554,468 2.45 75,189 7.3 18.5 5.0
1967 3,227,835 1,631,270 1,596,565 2.68 84,181 7.3 18.5 5.1
1968 3,312,735 1,673,791 1,638,944 2.63 84,900 7.3 18.5 5.3
1969 3,386,736 1,711,448 1,675,288 2.23 74,001 7.3 18.5 5.4
1970 3,444,569 1,741,838 1,702,731 1.71 57,833 7.1 18.3 5.5
1971 3,472,357 1,758,674 1,713,683 0.81 27,788 7.1 18.3 5.5
1972 3,479,792 1,766,379 1,713,413 0.21 7,435 7.1 18.3 5.5
1973 3,512,626 1,785,745 1,726,881 0.94 32,834 7.1 18.3 5.6
1974 3,632,986 1,845,026 1,787,960 3.43 120,360 7.1 18.3 5.8
1975 3,880,285 1,962,129 1,918,156 6.81 247,299 7.0 18.2 6.2
1976 4,278,974 2,148,154 2,130,820 10.27 398,689 7.0 18.2 6.8
1977 4,802,134 2,390,907 2,411,227 12.23 523,160 7.0 18.2 7.7
1978 5,375,018 2,656,582 2,718,436 11.93 572,884 7.0 18.2 8.6
1979 5,892,763 2,897,740 2,995,023 9.63 517,745 7.0 18.2 9.4
1980 6,281,138 3,080,787 3,200,351 6.59 388,375 7.1 18.1 10.0
1981 6,511,115 3,192,535 3,318,580 3.66 229,977 7.1 18.1 10.4
1982 6,608,040 3,244,408 3,363,632 1.49 96,925 7.1 18.1 10.5
1983 6,618,594 3,257,549 3,361,045 0.16 10,554 7.1 18.1 10.6
1984 6,614,713 3,264,544 3,350,169 -0.06 -3,881 7.1 18.1 10.5
1985 6,648,628 3,288,995 3,359,633 0.51 33,915 7.3 18.0 10.6
1986 6,736,751 3,338,537 3,398,214 1.33 88,123 7.3 18.0 10.7
1987 6,862,267 3,405,448 3,456,819 1.86 125,516 7.3 18.0 10.9
1988 7,005,226 3,479,960 3,525,266 2.08 142,959 7.3 18.0 11.2
1989 7,133,263 3,546,452 3,586,811 1.83 128,037 7.3 18.0 11.4
1990 7,225,089 3,594,693 3,630,396 1.29 91,826 7.5 17.8 11.5
1991 7,274,026 3,621,246 3,652,780 0.68 48,937 7.5 17.8 11.6
1992 7,295,380 3,633,516 3,661,864 0.29 21,354 7.5 17.8 11.6
1993 7,315,864 3,644,977 3,670,887 0.28 20,484 7.5 17.8 11.7
1994 7,372,592 3,674,352 3,698,240 0.78 56,728 7.5 17.8 11.8
1995 7,491,647 3,734,818 3,756,829 1.61 119,055 7.7 17.3 11.9
1996 7,682,683 3,831,257 3,851,426 2.55 191,036 7.7 17.3 12.2
1997 7,936,122 3,958,877 3,977,245 3.30 253,439 7.7 17.3 12.7
1998 8,235,064 4,109,212 4,125,852 3.77 298,942 7.7 17.3 13.1
1999 8,553,595 4,269,277 4,284,318 3.87 318,531 7.7 17.3 13.6
2000 8,872,250 4,429,313 4,442,937 3.73 318,655 7.5 16.5 14.1
2001 9,186,719 4,587,168 4,599,551 3.54 314,469 7.5 16.5 14.6
2002 9,501,335 4,745,059 4,756,276 3.42 314,616 7.5 16.5 15.1
2003 9,815,412 4,902,742 4,912,670 3.31 314,077 7.5 16.5 15.6
2004 10,130,251 5,060,984 5,069,267 3.21 314,839 7.5 16.5 16.1
2005 10,446,856 5,220,385 5,226,471 3.13 316,605 7.1 16.1 16.7
2006 10,763,904 5,380,307 5,383,597 3.03 317,048 7.1 16.1 17.2
2007 11,080,122 5,540,083 5,540,039 2.94 316,218 7.1 16.1 17.7
2008 11,397,188 5,700,490 5,696,698 2.86 317,066 7.1 16.1 18.2
2009 11,717,691 5,862,723 5,854,968 2.81 320,503 7.1 16.1 18.7
2010 12,043,886 6,027,843 6,016,043 2.78 326,195 6.6 15.9 19.2
2011 12,376,305 6,196,100 6,180,205 2.76 332,419 6.6 15.9 19.7
2012 12,715,487 6,367,763 6,347,724 2.74 339,182 6.6 15.9 20.3
2013 13,063,711 6,543,908 6,519,803 2.74 348,224 6.6 15.9 20.8
2014 13,423,571 6,725,759 6,697,812 2.75 359,860 6.6 15.9 21.4
2015 13,797,204 6,914,348 6,882,856 2.78 373,633 6.1 16.2 22.0
2016 14,185,635 7,110,142 7,075,493 2.82 388,431 6.1 16.2 22.6
2017 14,589,165 7,313,307 7,275,858 2.84 403,530 6.1 16.2 23.3
2018 15,008,225 7,524,126 7,484,099 2.87 419,060 6.1 16.2 23.9
2019 15,442,906 7,742,710 7,700,196 2.90 434,681 6.1 16.2 24.6
2020 15,893,219 7,969,132 7,924,087 2.92 450,313 5.7 16.7 25.3
2021 16,360,000 8,204,000 8,156,000 2.94 466,781 5.7 16.7 26.1
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Somalia Population Future Projection

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