World Population by Year

Year
World Population
Yearly
Change
Net
Change
Density
(P/KmĀ²)
Urban
Pop
Urban
Pop %
2020 7,794,798,739 1.05 %81,330,63952 4,378,993,944 56 %
2019 7,713,468,100 1.08 %82,377,06052 4,299,438,618 56 %
2018 7,631,091,040 1.10 %83,232,11551 4,219,817,318 55 %
2017 7,547,858,925 1.12 %83,836,87651 4,140,188,594 55 %
2016 7,464,022,049 1.14 % 84,224,910 50 4,060,652,683 54 %
2015 7,379,797,139 1.16 % 84,506,37450 3,981,497,663 54 %
2014 7,295,290,765 1.17 % 84,708,789 49 3,902,831,934 53 %
2013 7,210,581,976 1.19 % 84,753,917 48 3,824,990,329 53 %
2012 7,125,828,059 1.20 % 84,633,758 48 3,747,842,586 53 %
2011 7,041,194,301 1.21 % 84,370,698 47 3,671,423,872 52 %
2010 6,956,823,603 1.22 % 84,056,51047 3,594,868,146 52 %
2009 6,872,767,093 1.23 % 83,678,40746 3,516,830,263 51 %
2008 6,789,088,686 1.24 % 83,142,076 46 3,439,719,128 51 %
2007 6,705,946,610 1.24 % 82,428,77745 3,363,609,560 50 %
2006 6,623,517,833 1.25 %81,610,80644 3,289,446,226 50 %
2005 6,541,907,027 1.25 %80,747,638 44 3,215,905,863 49 %
2004 6,461,159,389 1.25 %79,974,275 43 3,143,044,892 49 %
2003 6,381,185,114 1.26 %79,411,926 43 3,071,743,997 48 %
2002 6,301,773,188 1.27 %79,146,582 42 3,001,808,223 48 %
2001 6,222,626,606 1.29 %79,132,783 42 2,933,078,510 47 %
2000 6,143,493,823 1.31 %79,254,768 41 2,868,307,513 47 %
1999 6,064,239,055 1.33 %79,445,113 41 2,808,231,655 46 %
1998 5,984,793,942 1.35 %79,748,154 40 2,749,213,598 46 %
1997 5,905,045,788 1.38 %80,153,837 40 2,690,813,541 46 %
1996 5,824,891,951 1.40 %80,678,972 39 2,632,941,583 45 %
1995 5,744,212,979 1.43 %81,062,552 39 2,575,505,235 45 %
1994 5,663,150,427 1.46 %81,552,881 38 2,518,254,111 44 %
1993 5,581,597,546 1.50 %82,677,737 37 2,461,223,528 44 %
1992 5,498,919,809 1.56 %84,630,365 37 2,404,337,297 44 %
1991 5,414,289,444 1.63 %87,058,383 36 2,347,462,336 43 %
1990 5,327,231,061 1.71 %89,789,503 36 2,290,228,096 43 %
1989 5,237,441,558 1.79 %92,015,550 35 2,233,140,502 43 %
1988 5,145,426,008 1.84 %92,903,861 35 2,176,126,537 42 %
1987 5,052,522,147 1.85 %91,954,235 34 2,118,882,551 42 %
1986 4,960,567,912 1.84 %89,646,172 33 2,062,604,394 42 %
1985 4,870,921,740 1.82 %86,910,119 33 2,007,939,063 41 %
1984 4,784,011,621 1.80 %84,442,317 32 1,955,106,433 41 %
1983 4,699,569,304 1.78 %82,182,762 32 1,903,822,436 41 %
1982 4,617,386,542 1.77 %80,389,780 31 1,854,134,229 40 %
1981 4,536,996,762 1.77 %78,993,248 30 1,804,215,203 40 %
1980 4,458,003,514 1.77 %77,497,414 30 1,754,201,029 39 %
1979 4,380,506,100 1.76 %75,972,599 29 1,706,021,638 39 %
1978 4,304,533,501 1.77 %75,027,441 29 1,659,306,117 39 %
1977 4,229,506,060 1.80 %74,839,196 28 1,616,419,308 38 %
1976 4,154,666,864 1.84 %75,186,258 28 1,577,376,141 38 %
1975 4,079,480,606 1.89 %75,686,434 27 1,538,624,994 38 %
1974 4,003,794,172 1.94 %76,013,934 27 1,501,134,655 37 %
1973 3,927,780,238 1.98 %76,129,993 26 1,462,178,370 37 %
1972 3,851,650,245 2.01 %75,890,628 26 1,424,734,781 37 %
1971 3,775,759,617 2.04 %75,322,571 25 1,388,834,099 37 %
1970 3,700,437,046 2.06 %74,756,419 25 1,354,215,496 37 %
1969 3,625,680,627 2.09 %74,081,500 24 1,319,833,474 36 %
1968 3,551,599,127 2.09 %72,829,165 24 1,285,933,432 36 %
1967 3,478,769,962 2.08 %70,847,332 23 1,252,566,565 36 %
1966 3,407,922,630 2.05 %68,339,033 23 1,219,993,032 36 %
1965 3,339,583,597 2.00 %65,605,259 22 1,188,469,224 36 %
1964 3,273,978,338 1.96 %62,977,329 22 1,157,813,355 35 %
1963 3,211,001,009 1.92 %60,580,214 22 1,122,561,940 35 %
1962 3,150,420,795 1.89 %58,577,288 21 1,088,376,703 35 %
1961 3,091,843,507 1.87 %56,893,759 21 1,055,435,648 34 %
1960 3,034,949,748 1.86 %55,373,563 20 1,023,845,517 34 %
1959 2,979,576,185 1.84 %53,889,480 20 992,820,546 33 %
1958 2,925,686,705 1.82 %52,380,615 20 962,537,113 33 %
1957 2,873,306,090 1.80 %50,862,808 19 933,113,168 32 %
1956 2,822,443,282 1.78 %49,423,346 19 904,685,164 32 %
1955 2,773,019,936 1.77 %48,173,195 19 877,008,842 32 %
1954 2,724,846,741 1.76 %47,237,781 18 850,179,106 31 %
1953 2,677,608,960 1.78 %46,747,398 18 824,289,989 31 %
1952 2,630,861,562 1.81 %46,827,301 18 799,282,533 30 %
1951 2,584,034,261 1.88 %47,603,112 17 775,067,697 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: Worldometer (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 2019 Revision. (Medium-fertility variant).