Population: Tanzania

Yearly Population of Tanzania

Tanzania Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 7,649,765 3,918,351 3,731,414 None 6.7 16.9 8.6
1951 7,844,891 4,014,589 3,830,302 2.55 195,126 6.7 16.9 8.9
1952 8,050,984 4,116,516 3,934,468 2.63 206,093 6.7 16.9 9.1
1953 8,267,417 4,223,724 4,043,693 2.69 216,433 6.7 16.9 9.3
1954 8,493,750 4,335,912 4,157,838 2.74 226,333 6.7 16.9 9.6
1955 8,729,667 4,452,891 4,276,776 2.78 235,917 6.8 17.1 9.9
1956 8,974,994 4,574,556 4,400,438 2.81 245,327 6.8 17.1 10.1
1957 9,229,733 4,700,943 4,528,790 2.84 254,739 6.8 17.1 10.4
1958 9,493,994 4,832,150 4,661,844 2.86 264,261 6.8 17.1 10.7
1959 9,768,035 4,968,375 4,799,660 2.89 274,041 6.8 17.1 11.0
1960 10,052,151 5,109,812 4,942,339 2.91 284,116 6.8 17.1 11.3
1961 10,346,695 5,256,672 5,090,023 2.93 294,544 6.8 17.1 11.7
1962 10,651,954 5,409,046 5,242,908 2.95 305,259 6.8 17.1 12.0
1963 10,968,196 5,566,961 5,401,235 2.97 316,242 6.8 17.1 12.4
1964 11,295,675 5,730,390 5,565,285 2.99 327,479 6.8 17.1 12.8
1965 11,634,837 5,899,442 5,735,395 3.00 339,162 6.8 17.1 13.1
1966 11,985,442 6,073,944 5,911,498 3.01 350,605 6.8 17.1 13.5
1967 12,348,188 6,254,294 6,093,894 3.03 362,746 6.8 17.1 13.9
1968 12,725,519 6,441,770 6,283,749 3.06 377,331 6.8 17.1 14.4
1969 13,120,587 6,638,055 6,482,532 3.10 395,068 6.8 17.1 14.8
1970 13,535,487 6,844,289 6,691,198 3.16 414,900 6.8 17.0 15.3
1971 13,971,698 7,061,220 6,910,478 3.22 436,211 6.8 17.0 15.8
1972 14,428,340 7,288,388 7,139,952 3.27 456,642 6.8 17.0 16.3
1973 14,902,271 7,524,184 7,378,087 3.28 473,931 6.8 17.0 16.8
1974 15,388,933 7,766,266 7,622,667 3.27 486,662 6.8 17.0 17.4
1975 15,885,228 8,013,056 7,872,172 3.23 496,295 6.7 16.8 17.9
1976 16,390,161 8,264,072 8,126,089 3.18 504,933 6.7 16.8 18.5
1977 16,905,222 8,520,088 8,385,134 3.14 515,061 6.7 16.8 19.1
1978 17,432,756 8,782,281 8,650,475 3.12 527,534 6.7 16.8 19.7
1979 17,976,219 9,052,371 8,923,848 3.12 543,463 6.7 16.8 20.3
1980 18,538,263 9,331,702 9,206,561 3.13 562,044 6.6 16.8 20.9
1981 19,120,683 9,621,157 9,499,526 3.14 582,420 6.6 16.8 21.6
1982 19,723,317 9,920,717 9,802,600 3.15 602,634 6.6 16.8 22.3
1983 20,344,550 10,229,751 10,114,799 3.15 621,233 6.6 16.8 23.0
1984 20,981,775 10,547,193 10,434,582 3.13 637,225 6.6 16.8 23.7
1985 21,633,799 10,872,591 10,761,208 3.11 652,024 6.4 16.9 24.4
1986 22,296,282 11,203,857 11,092,425 3.06 662,483 6.4 16.9 25.2
1987 22,971,208 11,541,938 11,429,270 3.03 674,926 6.4 16.9 25.9
1988 23,670,807 11,892,862 11,777,945 3.05 699,599 6.4 16.9 26.7
1989 24,411,744 12,264,823 12,146,921 3.13 740,937 6.4 16.9 27.6
1990 25,203,848 12,662,616 12,541,232 3.24 792,104 6.1 17.0 28.5
1991 26,056,605 13,090,913 12,965,692 3.38 852,757 6.1 17.0 29.4
1992 26,961,204 13,545,312 13,415,892 3.47 904,599 6.1 17.0 30.4
1993 27,887,204 14,010,646 13,876,558 3.43 926,000 6.1 17.0 31.5
1994 28,792,649 14,466,026 14,326,623 3.25 905,445 6.1 17.0 32.5
1995 29,649,128 14,897,275 14,751,853 2.97 856,479 5.8 17.2 33.5
1996 30,444,523 15,298,294 15,146,229 2.68 795,395 5.8 17.2 34.4
1997 31,192,853 15,675,960 15,516,893 2.46 748,330 5.8 17.2 35.2
1998 31,924,201 16,045,052 15,879,149 2.34 731,348 5.8 17.2 36.0
1999 32,682,240 16,427,122 16,255,118 2.37 758,039 5.8 17.2 36.9
2000 33,499,177 16,838,006 16,661,171 2.50 816,937 5.7 17.4 37.8
2001 34,385,849 17,283,163 17,102,686 2.65 886,672 5.7 17.4 38.8
2002 35,334,790 17,758,831 17,575,959 2.76 948,941 5.7 17.4 39.9
2003 36,337,778 18,260,492 18,077,286 2.84 1,002,988 5.7 17.4 41.0
2004 37,379,766 18,780,108 18,599,658 2.87 1,041,988 5.7 17.4 42.2
2005 38,450,323 19,312,186 19,138,137 2.86 1,070,557 5.6 17.4 43.4
2006 39,548,666 19,856,009 19,692,657 2.86 1,098,343 5.6 17.4 44.6
2007 40,681,416 20,415,193 20,266,223 2.86 1,132,750 5.6 17.4 45.9
2008 41,853,944 20,993,496 20,860,448 2.88 1,172,528 5.6 17.4 47.2
2009 43,073,830 21,596,200 21,477,630 2.91 1,219,886 5.6 17.4 48.6
2010 44,346,532 22,227,068 22,119,464 2.95 1,272,702 5.2 17.4 50.1
2011 45,673,520 22,887,321 22,786,199 2.99 1,326,988 5.2 17.4 51.6
2012 47,053,033 23,575,682 23,477,351 3.02 1,379,513 5.2 17.4 53.1
2013 48,483,132 24,290,238 24,192,894 3.04 1,430,099 5.2 17.4 54.7
2014 49,960,563 25,027,953 24,932,610 3.05 1,477,431 5.2 17.4 56.4
2015 51,482,638 25,786,500 25,696,138 3.05 1,522,075 4.9 17.6 58.1
2016 53,049,231 26,565,525 26,483,706 3.04 1,566,593 4.9 17.6 59.9
2017 54,660,345 27,365,425 27,294,920 3.04 1,611,114 4.9 17.6 61.7
2018 56,313,444 28,185,448 28,127,996 3.02 1,653,099 4.9 17.6 63.6
2019 58,005,461 29,024,840 28,980,621 3.00 1,692,017 4.9 17.6 65.5
2020 59,734,213 29,883,105 29,851,108 2.98 1,728,752 4.6 18.0 67.4
2021 61,498,000 30,760,000 30,739,000 2.95 1,763,787 4.6 18.0 69.4
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Tanzania Population Future Projection

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