Austria Population (LIVE)

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Austria Population (1950 - 2017)
Yearly Population Growth Rate (%)
  • The current population of Austria is 8,591,872 as of Friday, June 23, 2017, based on the latest United Nations estimates.
  • Austria population is equivalent to 0.11% of the total world population.
  • Austria ranks number 96 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.
  • The population density in Austria is 104 per Km2 (270 people per mi2).
  • The total land area is 82,400 Km2 (31,815 sq. miles)
  • 66.3 % of the population is urban (5,699,227 people in 2017)
  • The median age in Austria is 43.5 years.

Population of Austria (2017 and historical)

YearPopulationYearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net)Median AgeFertility RateDensity (P/Km²)Urban
Pop %
Urban PopulationCountry's Share of
World Pop
World PopulationAustria
Global Rank
2017 8,592,400 0.27 % 22,767 20,000 43.5 1.48 104 66.3 % 5,699,227 0.11 % 7,515,284,153 96
2016 8,569,633 0.29 % 25,047 20,000 43.5 1.48 104 66.2 % 5,671,617 0.12 % 7,432,663,275 96
2015 8,544,586 0.36 % 30,520 29,400 43 1.47 104 66.1 % 5,645,401 0.12 % 7,349,472,099 95
2010 8,391,986 0.38 % 31,426 30,800 42 1.4 102 65.9 % 5,532,863 0.12 % 6,929,725,043 94
2005 8,234,858 0.45 % 36,795 35,600 40 1.38 100 65.9 % 5,422,952 0.13 % 6,519,635,850 91
2000 8,050,884 0.2 % 15,610 13,000 38 1.39 98 65.5 % 5,277,332 0.13 % 6,126,622,121 89
1995 7,972,833 0.68 % 53,252 45,600 36 1.48 97 65.9 % 5,254,375 0.14 % 5,735,123,084 84
1990 7,706,571 0.28 % 21,211 22,200 36 1.45 94 65.5 % 5,044,197 0.15 % 5,309,667,699 83
1985 7,600,514 0.01 % 649 3,600 36 1.6 92 65.4 % 4,967,179 0.16 % 4,852,540,569 79
1980 7,597,269 -0.08 % -6,174 1,100 35 1.65 92 65 % 4,940,420 0.17 % 4,439,632,465 74
1975 7,628,138 0.31 % 23,678 16,400 34 2.04 93 65.3 % 4,978,243 0.19 % 4,061,399,228 67
1970 7,509,746 0.57 % 42,190 10,100 34 2.57 91 65.1 % 4,887,457 0.2 % 3,682,487,691 66
1965 7,298,794 0.65 % 46,654 -15,600 35 2.1 84 64.9 % 4,736,322 0.22 % 3,322,495,121 58
1960 7,065,525 0.33 % 23,209 -10,400 35 2.57 86 64.6 % 4,566,811 0.23 % 3,018,343,828 64
1955 6,949,482 0.04 % 2,607 -15,600 35 2.1 84 64.3 % 4,465,234 0.25 % 2,758,314,525 58
Source: Worldometers (www.Worldometers.info)
Elaboration of data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2015 Revision. (Medium-fertility variant).
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Austria Population Forecast

YearPopulationYearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net)Median AgeFertility RateDensity (P/Km²)Urban
Pop %
Urban PopulationCountry's Share of
World Pop
World PopulationAustria
Global Rank
2020 8,655,693 0.26 % 22,221 20,000 45 1.53 105 66.9 % 5,790,076 0.11 % 7,758,156,792 97
2025 8,762,992 0.25 % 21,460 20,000 45 1.58 106 68.1 % 5,964,863 0.11 % 8,141,661,007 100
2030 8,844,310 0.18 % 16,264 20,000 47 1.62 107 69.6 % 6,158,557 0.1 % 8,500,766,052 101
2035 8,886,481 0.1 % 8,434 20,000 48 1.66 108 71.6 % 6,363,249 0.1 % 8,838,907,877 102
2040 8,894,428 0.02 % 1,589 20,000 49 1.68 108 73.9 % 6,577,050 0.1 % 9,157,233,976 101
2045 8,880,183 -0.03 % -2,849 20,000 50 1.71 108 76.4 % 6,784,795 0.09 % 9,453,891,780 104
2050 8,845,529 -0.08 % -6,931 20,000 50 1.73 107 79 % 6,983,751 0.09 % 9,725,147,994 106
Source: Worldometers (www.Worldometers.info)
Elaboration of data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2015 Revision. (Medium-fertility variant).

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Notes

The Austria Population (Live) counter shows a continuously updated estimate of the current population of Austria delivered by Worldometers' RTS algorithm, which processes data collected from the United Nations Population Division.

The Population of Austria (1950 - 2017) chart plots the total population count as of July 1 of each year, from 1950 to 2017.

The Yearly Population Growth Rate chart plots the annual percentage changes in population registered on July 1 of each year, from 1951 to 2017. This value can differ from the Yearly % Change shown in the historical table, which shows the last year equivalent percentage change assuming homogeneous change in the preceding five year period.

Definitions

Year: as of July 1 of the year indicated.

Population: Overall total population (both sexes and all ages) in the country as of July 1 of the year indicated, as estimated by the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2015 Revision. For forecasted years, the U.N. medium-fertility variant is used.


Yearly % Change: For 2017: percentage change in total population over the last year (from July 1, 2016 to June 30 2017). For all other years: latest year annual percentage change equivalent assuming homogeneous change in the preceding five year period, calculated through reverse compounding.

Yearly Change: For 2017: absolute change in total population (increase or decrease in number of people) over the last year (from July 1, 2016 to June 30 2017). For all other years: average annual numerical change over the preceding five year period.

Migrants (net): The average annual number of immigrants minus the number of emigrants over the preceding five year period (running from July 1 to June 30 of the initial and final years), or subsequent five year period (for 2016 data). A negative number means that there are more emigrants than immigrants.

Median Age: age that divides the population into two numerically equal groups: half of the people are older than the median age indicated and half are younger. This parameter provides an indication of age distribution.

Fertility Rate: (Total Fertility Rate, or TFR), it is expressed as children per woman. It is calculated as the average number of children an average woman will have during her reproductive period (15 to 49 years old) based on the current fertility rates of every age group in the country, and assuming she is not subject to mortality.

Density (P/Km²): (Population Density) Population per square Kilometer (Km²).

Urban Pop % : Urban population as a percentage of total population.

Urban Population: Population living in areas classified as urban according to the criteria used by each country.

Country's Share of World Pop: Total population in the country as a percentage of total World Population as of July 1 of the year indicated.

World Population: Total World Population as of July 1 of the year indicated.

Global Rank: Position held by Austria in the list of all countries worldwide ranked by population (from the highest population to the lowest population) as of July 1 of the year indicated.


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