Bangladesh Population Growth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of Bangladesh population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Bangladesh in 2021 is 166,303,498, a 0.98% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Bangladesh in 2020 was 164,689,383, a 1.01% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Bangladesh in 2019 was 163,046,161, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Bangladesh in 2018 was 161,376,708, a 1.06% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2021 Population Growth Rate
India 1,393,409,038
Indonesia 276,361,783
Pakistan 225,199,937
Nigeria 211,400,708
Bangladesh 166,303,498
Philippines 111,046,913
Egypt 104,258,327
Vietnam 98,168,833
Kenya 54,985,698
Myanmar 54,806,012
Sudan 44,909,353
Ukraine 43,466,819
Morocco 37,344,795
Uzbekistan 33,935,763
Angola 33,933,610
Ghana 31,732,129
Cameroon 27,224,265
Sri Lanka 21,497,310
Zambia 18,920,651
Cambodia 16,946,438
Tunisia 11,935,766
Bolivia 11,832,940
Honduras 10,062,991
Papua New Guinea 9,119,010
Nicaragua 6,702,385
El Salvador 6,518,499
Mauritania 4,775,119
Moldova 4,024,019
Georgia 3,979,765
Mongolia 3,329,289
Lesotho 2,159,079
Timor-Leste 1,343,873
Eswatini 1,172,362
Djibouti 1,002,187
Bhutan 779,898
Solomon Islands 703,996
Cabo Verde 561,898
Micronesia 554,397
Vanuatu 314,464
Sao Tome and Principe 223,368
Kiribati 121,392
Bangladesh - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2021 166,303,498 0.98%
2020 164,689,383 1.01%
2019 163,046,161 1.03%
2018 161,376,708 1.06%
2017 159,685,424 1.08%
2016 157,977,153 1.10%
2015 156,256,276 1.13%
2014 154,517,382 1.15%
2013 152,761,418 1.16%
2012 151,005,739 1.16%
2011 149,273,139 1.15%
2010 147,575,430 1.13%
2009 145,924,797 1.12%
2008 144,304,167 1.15%
2007 142,660,376 1.23%
2006 140,921,167 1.36%
2005 139,035,505 1.50%
2004 136,986,432 1.63%
2003 134,791,603 1.75%
2002 132,478,086 1.84%
2001 130,088,702 1.90%
2000 127,657,854 1.97%
1999 125,189,651 2.04%
1998 122,682,815 2.10%
1997 120,160,564 2.13%
1996 117,649,932 2.15%
1995 115,169,930 2.16%
1994 112,737,683 2.16%
1993 110,350,639 2.19%
1992 107,983,704 2.26%
1991 105,599,127 2.35%
1990 103,171,956 2.46%
1989 100,695,497 2.56%
1988 98,186,350 2.63%
1987 95,671,163 2.67%
1986 93,187,603 2.67%
1985 90,764,183 2.66%
1984 88,416,521 2.64%
1983 86,142,495 2.63%
1982 83,932,127 2.65%
1981 81,767,515 2.67%
1980 79,639,491 2.72%
1979 77,529,045 2.76%
1978 75,450,032 2.70%
1977 73,463,584 2.53%
1976 71,652,381 2.26%
1975 70,066,301 1.93%
1974 68,742,233 1.63%
1973 67,637,530 1.52%
1972 66,625,705 1.67%
1971 65,531,633 2.02%
1970 64,232,482 2.48%
1969 62,679,765 2.89%
1968 60,918,454 3.19%
1967 59,034,249 3.28%
1966 57,157,654 3.20%
1965 55,385,112 3.06%
1964 53,741,716 2.95%
1963 52,202,007 2.86%
1962 50,752,157 2.81%
1961 49,362,843 2.81%
1960 48,013,504 2.81%
1959 46,700,573 2.79%
1958 45,434,543 2.72%
1957 44,233,212 2.60%
1956 43,113,923 2.44%
1955 42,086,301 2.28%
1954 41,149,824 2.13%
1953 40,292,407 2.03%
1952 39,489,860 2.02%
1951 38,706,402 2.14%
1950 37,894,681 0.00%