Guinea Population (LIVE)

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Guinea Population (1950 - 2017)
Yearly Population Growth Rate (%)
  • The current population of Guinea is 13,198,870 as of Wednesday, March 29, 2017, based on the latest United Nations estimates.
  • Guinea population is equivalent to 0.18% of the total world population.
  • Guinea ranks number 74 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.
  • The population density in Guinea is 54 per Km2 (140 people per mi2).
  • The total land area is 245,676 Km2 (94,856 sq. miles)
  • 37.2 % of the population is urban (4,947,395 people in 2017)
  • The median age in Guinea is 18.6 years.

Population of Guinea (2017 and historical)

YearPopulationYearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net)Median AgeFertility RateDensity (P/Km²)Urban
Pop %
Urban PopulationCountry's Share of
World Pop
World PopulationGuinea
Global Rank
2017 13,290,659 2.65 % 343,537 -2,000 18.6 5.05 54 37.2 % 4,947,395 0.18 % 7,515,284,153 74
2016 12,947,122 2.68 % 338,532 -2,000 18.6 5.05 53 36.8 % 4,765,152 0.17 % 7,432,663,275 74
2015 12,608,590 2.74 % 319,237 -2,000 19 5.13 51 36.4 % 4,588,526 0.17 % 7,349,472,099 74
2010 11,012,406 2.64 % 268,677 -11,100 18 5.54 45 34.4 % 3,790,992 0.16 % 6,929,725,043 76
2005 9,669,023 1.9 % 173,972 -73,600 18 5.91 39 32.5 % 3,141,706 0.15 % 6,519,635,850 81
2000 8,799,165 2.28 % 187,226 -49,200 18 6.24 36 30.8 % 2,712,821 0.14 % 6,126,622,121 83
1995 7,863,033 5.44 % 365,790 160,000 18 6.51 32 29.4 % 2,310,013 0.14 % 5,735,123,084 86
1990 6,034,082 3.51 % 191,079 32,500 18 6.63 25 28 % 1,687,192 0.11 % 5,309,667,699 92
1985 5,078,689 2.42 % 114,426 -7,600 19 6.59 21 26.6 % 1,348,899 0.1 % 4,852,540,569 98
1980 4,506,559 0.66 % 29,365 -70,600 19 6.45 18 23.6 % 1,061,679 0.1 % 4,439,632,465 101
1975 4,359,735 0.68 % 28,859 -55,000 19 6.29 18 19.5 % 848,946 0.11 % 4,061,399,228 95
1970 4,215,442 1.68 % 67,528 -3,600 19 6.18 17 16 % 672,521 0.11 % 3,682,487,691 94
1965 3,877,804 1.63 % 60,078 0 21 6 14 13 % 502,916 0.12 % 3,322,495,121 89
1960 3,577,413 1.53 % 52,254 -2,000 20 6.07 15 10.5 % 374,542 0.12 % 3,018,343,828 91
1955 3,316,142 1.4 % 44,498 0 21 6 14 8.4 % 278,631 0.12 % 2,758,314,525 89
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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Guinea Population Forecast

YearPopulationYearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net)Median AgeFertility RateDensity (P/Km²)Urban
Pop %
Urban PopulationCountry's Share of
World Pop
World PopulationGuinea
Global Rank
2020 14,354,833 2.63 % 349,249 -2,000 19 4.73 58 38.5 % 5,528,407 0.19 % 7,758,156,792 74
2025 16,246,484 2.51 % 378,330 -2,000 20 4.36 66 40.7 % 6,608,098 0.2 % 8,141,661,007 74
2030 18,275,963 2.38 % 405,896 -2,000 21 4.02 74 42.8 % 7,818,385 0.21 % 8,500,766,052 72
2035 20,432,775 2.26 % 431,362 -2,000 21 3.72 83 44.8 % 9,149,241 0.23 % 8,838,907,877 71
2040 22,700,326 2.13 % 453,510 -2,000 22 3.46 92 46.7 % 10,596,084 0.25 % 9,157,233,976 66
2045 25,059,505 2 % 471,836 -2,000 23 3.23 102 48.4 % 12,140,693 0.27 % 9,453,891,780 67
2050 27,486,288 1.87 % 485,357 -2,000 25 3.04 112 50.1 % 13,763,527 0.28 % 9,725,147,994 66
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 Guinea Population (Live) counter shows a continuously updated estimate of the current population of Guinea delivered by Worldometers' RTS algorithm, which processes data collected from the United Nations Population Division.

The Population of Guinea (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 Guinea 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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