World Population by Year

Year
World Population
Yearly
Change
Net
Change
Density
(P/KmĀ²)
Urban
Pop
Urban
Pop %
2018 7,632,819,325 1.09 %82,557,22476 4,186,975,665 55 %
2017 7,550,262,101 1.12 %83,297,82176 4,110,778,369 54 %
2016 7,466,964,280 1.14 % 83,955,460 75 4,034,193,153 54 %
2015 7,383,008,820 1.16 % 84,555,78774 3,957,285,013 54 %
2014 7,298,453,033 1.18 % 85,026,581 73 3,880,128,255 53 %
2013 7,213,426,452 1.20 % 85,249,517 72 3,802,824,481 53 %
2012 7,128,176,935 1.21 % 85,168,349 71 3,725,502,442 52 %
2011 7,043,008,586 1.22 % 84,839,427 70 3,648,252,270 52 %
2010 6,958,169,159 1.23 % 84,428,10570 3,571,272,167 51 %
2009 6,873,741,054 1.24 % 83,969,80169 3,494,944,744 51 %
2008 6,789,771,253 1.24 % 83,352,660 68 3,419,420,251 50 %
2007 6,706,418,593 1.25 % 82,570,68067 3,344,752,515 50 %
2006 6,623,847,913 1.25 %81,688,53066 3,271,397,980 49 %
2005 6,542,159,383 1.25 %80,788,518 65 3,199,013,076 49 %
2004 6,461,370,865 1.25 %79,961,878 65 3,127,242,628 48 %
2003 6,381,408,987 1.26 %79,259,348 64 3,056,838,839 48 %
2002 6,302,149,639 1.27 %78,737,481 63 2,987,784,981 47 %
2001 6,223,412,158 1.28 %78,405,169 62 2,919,962,139 47 %
2000 6,145,006,989 1.29 %78,139,598 61 2,856,131,072 46 %
1999 6,066,867,391 1.30 %78,021,288 61 2,796,899,752 46 %
1998 5,988,846,103 1.32 %78,279,808 60 2,738,816,645 46 %
1997 5,910,566,295 1.35 %79,001,275 59 2,681,474,069 45 %
1996 5,831,565,020 1.39 %80,090,604 58 2,624,604,780 45 %
1995 5,751,474,416 1.43 %81,154,713 58 2,568,062,984 45 %
1994 5,670,319,703 1.47 %82,224,866 57 2,511,550,590 44 %
1993 5,588,094,837 1.52 %83,693,688 56 2,455,122,105 44 %
1992 5,504,401,149 1.58 %85,642,346 55 2,398,603,088 44 %
1991 5,418,758,803 1.65 %87,815,343 54 2,342,005,025 43 %
1990 5,330,943,460 1.72 %90,208,343 53 2,285,030,904 43 %
1989 5,240,735,117 1.79 %92,178,161 52 2,228,072,592 43 %
1988 5,148,556,956 1.84 %92,920,824 51 2,171,095,781 42 %
1987 5,055,636,132 1.85 %92,002,904 51 2,113,397,101 42 %
1986 4,963,633,228 1.84 %89,851,432 50 2,057,664,889 41 %
1985 4,873,781,796 1.82 %87,297,934 49 2,003,049,795 41 %
1984 4,786,483,862 1.81 %84,953,019 48 1,950,270,079 41 %
1983 4,701,530,843 1.79 %82,754,675 47 1,899,031,963 40 %
1982 4,618,776,168 1.78 %80,930,391 46 1,849,348,541 40 %
1981 4,537,845,777 1.78 %79,434,243 45 1,799,434,641 40 %
1980 4,458,411,534 1.78 %77,825,779 45 1,749,539,272 39 %
1979 4,380,585,755 1.77 %76,208,643 44 1,701,580,342 39 %
1978 4,304,377,112 1.78 %75,175,855 43 1,655,041,860 38 %
1977 4,229,201,257 1.80 %74,913,663 42 1,612,295,726 38 %
1976 4,154,287,594 1.84 %75,200,396 42 1,573,369,827 38 %
1975 4,079,087,198 1.89 %75,639,047 41 1,534,721,238 38 %
1974 4,003,448,151 1.93 %75,909,456 40 1,497,305,961 37 %
1973 3,927,538,695 1.97 %75,993,514 39 1,458,374,024 37 %
1972 3,851,545,181 2.01 %75,754,281 39 1,420,942,101 37 %
1971 3,775,790,900 2.03 %75,213,250 38 1,385,012,179 37 %
1970 3,700,577,650 2.06 %74,672,136 37 1,350,280,789 36 %
1969 3,625,905,514 2.08 %74,024,814 36 1,315,767,607 36 %
1968 3,551,880,700 2.09 %72,826,879 36 1,281,733,884 36 %
1967 3,479,053,821 2.08 %70,932,416 35 1,248,237,530 36 %
1966 3,408,121,405 2.05 %68,528,717 34 1,215,547,996 36 %
1965 3,339,592,688 2.01 %65,921,916 33 1,183,910,279 35 %
1964 3,273,670,772 1.97 %63,399,420 33 1,153,189,281 35 %
1963 3,210,271,352 1.94 %61,027,107 32 1,118,019,327 35 %
1962 3,149,244,245 1.91 %58,938,966 31 1,083,929,179 34 %
1961 3,090,305,279 1.88 %57,092,752 31 1,051,050,417 34 %
1960 3,033,212,527 1.86 %55,387,841 30 1,019,494,911 34 %
1959 2,977,824,686 1.84 %53,743,443 30 988,354,428 33 %
1958 2,924,081,243 1.82 %52,128,965 29 957,944,323 33 %
1957 2,871,952,278 1.79 %50,568,834 29 928,399,446 32 %
1956 2,821,383,444 1.77 %49,140,909 28 899,872,076 32 %
1955 2,772,242,535 1.76 %47,940,067 28 872,133,969 31 %
1954 2,724,302,468 1.76 %47,072,110 27 845,285,369 31 %
1953 2,677,230,358 1.77 %46,645,974 27 819,422,184 31 %
1952 2,630,584,384 1.81 %46,767,598 26 794,486,369 30 %
1951 2,583,816,786 1.87 %47,542,065 26 770,386,513 30 %
1927 2,000,000,000          
1900 1,600,000,000          
1850 1,200,000,000          
1804 1,000,000,000          
1760 770,000,000          
1700 610,000,000          
1600 500,000,000          
1500 450,000,000          
1400 350,000,000          
1200 360,000,000          
1100 320,000,000          
1000 275,000,000          
900 240,000,000          
800 220,000,000          
700 210,000,000          
600 200,000,000          
200 190,000,000          
-200 150,000,000          
-500 100,000,000          
-1000 50,000,000          
-2000 27,000,000          
-3000 14,000,000          
-4000 7,000,000          
-5000 5,000,000          
Source: Worldometers (www.Worldometers.info)
From 1950 to current year: elaboration of data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision. (Medium-fertility variant).
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