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 %82,557,22451 4,186,975,665 55 %
2017 7,550,262,101 1.12 %83,297,82151 4,110,778,369 54 %
2016 7,466,964,280 1.14 % 83,955,460 50 4,034,193,153 54 %
2015 7,383,008,820 1.16 % 84,555,78750 3,957,285,013 54 %
2014 7,298,453,033 1.18 % 85,026,581 49 3,880,128,255 53 %
2013 7,213,426,452 1.20 % 85,249,517 48 3,802,824,481 53 %
2012 7,128,176,935 1.21 % 85,168,349 48 3,725,502,442 52 %
2011 7,043,008,586 1.22 % 84,839,427 47 3,648,252,270 52 %
2010 6,958,169,159 1.23 % 84,428,10547 3,571,272,167 51 %
2009 6,873,741,054 1.24 % 83,969,80146 3,494,944,744 51 %
2008 6,789,771,253 1.24 % 83,352,660 46 3,419,420,251 50 %
2007 6,706,418,593 1.25 % 82,570,68045 3,344,752,515 50 %
2006 6,623,847,913 1.25 %81,688,53044 3,271,397,980 49 %
2005 6,542,159,383 1.25 %80,788,518 44 3,199,013,076 49 %
2004 6,461,370,865 1.25 %79,961,878 43 3,127,242,628 48 %
2003 6,381,408,987 1.26 %79,259,348 43 3,056,838,839 48 %
2002 6,302,149,639 1.27 %78,737,481 42 2,987,784,981 47 %
2001 6,223,412,158 1.28 %78,405,169 42 2,919,962,139 47 %
2000 6,145,006,989 1.29 %78,139,598 41 2,856,131,072 46 %
1999 6,066,867,391 1.30 %78,021,288 41 2,796,899,752 46 %
1998 5,988,846,103 1.32 %78,279,808 40 2,738,816,645 46 %
1997 5,910,566,295 1.35 %79,001,275 40 2,681,474,069 45 %
1996 5,831,565,020 1.39 %80,090,604 39 2,624,604,780 45 %
1995 5,751,474,416 1.43 %81,154,713 39 2,568,062,984 45 %
1994 5,670,319,703 1.47 %82,224,866 38 2,511,550,590 44 %
1993 5,588,094,837 1.52 %83,693,688 38 2,455,122,105 44 %
1992 5,504,401,149 1.58 %85,642,346 37 2,398,603,088 44 %
1991 5,418,758,803 1.65 %87,815,343 36 2,342,005,025 43 %
1990 5,330,943,460 1.72 %90,208,343 36 2,285,030,904 43 %
1989 5,240,735,117 1.79 %92,178,161 35 2,228,072,592 43 %
1988 5,148,556,956 1.84 %92,920,824 35 2,171,095,781 42 %
1987 5,055,636,132 1.85 %92,002,904 34 2,113,397,101 42 %
1986 4,963,633,228 1.84 %89,851,432 33 2,057,664,889 41 %
1985 4,873,781,796 1.82 %87,297,934 33 2,003,049,795 41 %
1984 4,786,483,862 1.81 %84,953,019 32 1,950,270,079 41 %
1983 4,701,530,843 1.79 %82,754,675 32 1,899,031,963 40 %
1982 4,618,776,168 1.78 %80,930,391 31 1,849,348,541 40 %
1981 4,537,845,777 1.78 %79,434,243 30 1,799,434,641 40 %
1980 4,458,411,534 1.78 %77,825,779 30 1,749,539,272 39 %
1979 4,380,585,755 1.77 %76,208,643 29 1,701,580,342 39 %
1978 4,304,377,112 1.78 %75,175,855 29 1,655,041,860 38 %
1977 4,229,201,257 1.80 %74,913,663 28 1,612,295,726 38 %
1976 4,154,287,594 1.84 %75,200,396 28 1,573,369,827 38 %
1975 4,079,087,198 1.89 %75,639,047 27 1,534,721,238 38 %
1974 4,003,448,151 1.93 %75,909,456 27 1,497,305,961 37 %
1973 3,927,538,695 1.97 %75,993,514 26 1,458,374,024 37 %
1972 3,851,545,181 2.01 %75,754,281 26 1,420,942,101 37 %
1971 3,775,790,900 2.03 %75,213,250 25 1,385,012,179 37 %
1970 3,700,577,650 2.06 %74,672,136 25 1,350,280,789 36 %
1969 3,625,905,514 2.08 %74,024,814 24 1,315,767,607 36 %
1968 3,551,880,700 2.09 %72,826,879 24 1,281,733,884 36 %
1967 3,479,053,821 2.08 %70,932,416 23 1,248,237,530 36 %
1966 3,408,121,405 2.05 %68,528,717 23 1,215,547,996 36 %
1965 3,339,592,688 2.01 %65,921,916 22 1,183,910,279 35 %
1964 3,273,670,772 1.97 %63,399,420 22 1,153,189,281 35 %
1963 3,210,271,352 1.94 %61,027,107 22 1,118,019,327 35 %
1962 3,149,244,245 1.91 %58,938,966 21 1,083,929,179 34 %
1961 3,090,305,279 1.88 %57,092,752 21 1,051,050,417 34 %
1960 3,033,212,527 1.86 %55,387,841 20 1,019,494,911 34 %
1959 2,977,824,686 1.84 %53,743,443 20 988,354,428 33 %
1958 2,924,081,243 1.82 %52,128,965 20 957,944,323 33 %
1957 2,871,952,278 1.79 %50,568,834 19 928,399,446 32 %
1956 2,821,383,444 1.77 %49,140,909 19 899,872,076 32 %
1955 2,772,242,535 1.76 %47,940,067 19 872,133,969 31 %
1954 2,724,302,468 1.76 %47,072,110 18 845,285,369 31 %
1953 2,677,230,358 1.77 %46,645,974 18 819,422,184 31 %
1952 2,630,584,384 1.81 %46,767,598 18 794,486,369 30 %
1951 2,583,816,786 1.87 %47,542,065 17 770,386,513 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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