France Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of France population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of France in 2020 is 65,273,511, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
  • The population of France in 2019 was 65,129,728, a 0.21% increase from 2018.
  • The population of France in 2018 was 64,990,511, a 0.23% increase from 2017.
  • The population of France in 2017 was 64,842,509, a 0.27% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2020 Population
United States 331,002,651
Japan 126,476,461
Germany 83,783,942
United Kingdom 67,886,011
France 65,273,511
Italy 60,461,826
South Korea 51,269,185
Spain 46,754,778
Argentina 45,195,774
Poland 37,846,611
Canada 37,742,154
Saudi Arabia 34,813,871
Australia 25,499,884
Taiwan 23,816,775
Chile 19,116,201
Netherlands 17,134,872
Belgium 11,589,623
Greece 10,423,054
Portugal 10,196,709
Sweden 10,099,265
UAE 9,890,402
Hungary 9,660,351
Austria 9,006,398
Israel 8,655,535
Switzerland 8,654,622
Hong Kong 7,496,981
Singapore 5,850,342
Denmark 5,792,202
Finland 5,540,720
Norway 5,421,241
Oman 5,106,626
Ireland 4,937,786
New Zealand 4,822,233
Panama 4,314,767
Kuwait 4,270,571
Croatia 4,105,267
Uruguay 3,473,730
Qatar 2,881,053
Puerto Rico 2,860,853
Lithuania 2,722,289
Slovenia 2,078,938
Latvia 1,886,198
Bahrain 1,701,575
Trinidad and Tobago 1,399,488
Estonia 1,326,535
Cyprus 1,207,359
Macao 649,335
Luxembourg 625,978
Malta 441,543
Bahamas 393,244
Iceland 341,243
Barbados 287,375
New Caledonia 285,498
French Polynesia 280,908
Channel Islands 173,863
Guam 168,775
Curacao 164,093
Aruba 106,766
Seychelles 98,347
Antigua and Barbuda 97,929
Isle of Man 85,033
Andorra 77,265
Cayman Islands 65,722
Bermuda 62,278
Northern Mariana Islands 57,559
Greenland 56,770
Faroe Islands 48,863
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,876
Monaco 39,242
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,717
Liechtenstein 38,128
San Marino 33,931
Gibraltar 33,691
British Virgin Islands 30,231
Palau 18,094
France - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 65,273,511 0.22%
2019 65,129,728 0.21%
2018 64,990,511 0.23%
2017 64,842,509 0.27%
2016 64,667,596 0.33%
2015 64,453,200 0.40%
2014 64,193,550 0.47%
2013 63,893,525 0.52%
2012 63,564,221 0.54%
2011 63,222,227 0.55%
2010 62,879,530 0.54%
2009 62,542,900 0.54%
2008 62,209,207 0.55%
2007 61,869,227 0.59%
2006 61,508,926 0.64%
2005 61,120,127 0.70%
2004 60,697,981 0.74%
2003 60,251,588 0.75%
2002 59,803,441 0.71%
2001 59,384,132 0.63%
2000 59,015,096 0.53%
1999 58,704,381 0.45%
1998 58,444,246 0.38%
1997 58,220,659 0.36%
1996 58,012,058 0.36%
1995 57,801,892 0.37%
1994 57,587,131 0.38%
1993 57,370,381 0.39%
1992 57,147,213 0.41%
1991 56,913,587 0.44%
1990 56,666,849 0.47%
1989 56,404,304 0.50%
1988 56,126,325 0.52%
1987 55,837,627 0.53%
1986 55,545,273 0.53%
1985 55,254,848 0.53%
1984 54,965,164 0.53%
1983 54,675,371 0.52%
1982 54,391,471 0.50%
1981 54,121,013 0.47%
1980 53,868,009 0.43%
1979 53,637,069 0.40%
1978 53,423,112 0.40%
1977 53,208,554 0.45%
1976 52,969,317 0.53%
1975 52,688,576 0.63%
1974 52,356,796 0.73%
1973 51,979,527 0.79%
1972 51,573,265 0.80%
1971 51,162,568 0.79%
1970 50,763,920 0.75%
1969 50,387,448 0.73%
1968 50,024,582 0.75%
1967 49,651,083 0.85%
1966 49,232,539 1.00%
1965 48,746,652 1.17%
1964 48,184,418 1.31%
1963 47,560,826 1.39%
1962 46,907,042 1.38%
1961 46,266,981 1.30%
1960 45,673,146 1.18%
1959 45,138,438 1.07%
1958 44,659,046 0.99%
1957 44,221,227 0.94%
1956 43,808,989 0.92%
1955 43,411,367 0.90%
1954 43,024,816 0.87%
1953 42,654,662 0.80%
1952 42,315,600 0.68%
1951 42,031,191 0.47%
1950 41,833,882 0.00%