U.K. Population Growth Rate 1950-2019

Chart and table of U.K. population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of U.K. in 2019 is 67,530,172, a 0.58% increase from 2018.
  • The population of U.K. in 2018 was 67,141,684, a 0.62% increase from 2017.
  • The population of U.K. in 2017 was 66,727,461, a 0.65% increase from 2016.
  • The population of U.K. in 2016 was 66,297,944, a 0.66% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2019 Population Growth Rate
United States 329,064,917
Japan 126,860,301
Germany 83,517,045
United Kingdom 67,530,172
France 65,129,728
Italy 60,550,075
South Korea 51,225,308
Spain 46,736,776
Argentina 44,780,677
Poland 37,887,768
Canada 37,411,047
Saudi Arabia 34,268,528
Australia 25,203,198
Taiwan 23,773,876
Chile 18,952,038
Netherlands 17,097,130
Belgium 11,539,328
Greece 10,473,455
Portugal 10,226,187
Sweden 10,036,379
UAE 9,770,529
Hungary 9,684,679
Austria 8,955,102
Switzerland 8,591,365
Israel 8,519,377
Hong Kong 7,436,154
Singapore 5,804,337
Denmark 5,771,876
Finland 5,532,156
Norway 5,378,857
Oman 4,974,986
Ireland 4,882,495
New Zealand 4,783,063
Panama 4,246,439
Kuwait 4,207,083
Croatia 4,130,304
Uruguay 3,461,734
Puerto Rico 2,933,408
Qatar 2,832,067
Lithuania 2,759,627
Slovenia 2,078,654
Latvia 1,906,743
Bahrain 1,641,172
Trinidad and Tobago 1,394,973
Estonia 1,325,648
Cyprus 1,198,575
Macao 640,445
Luxembourg 615,729
Malta 440,372
Bahamas 389,482
Iceland 339,031
Barbados 287,025
New Caledonia 282,750
French Polynesia 279,287
Channel Islands 172,259
Guam 167,294
Curacao 163,424
Aruba 106,314
Seychelles 97,739
Antigua and Barbuda 97,118
Isle of Man 84,584
Andorra 77,142
Cayman Islands 64,948
Bermuda 62,506
Northern Mariana Islands 57,216
Greenland 56,672
Faroe Islands 48,678
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,388
Monaco 38,964
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,191
Liechtenstein 38,019
San Marino 33,860
Gibraltar 33,701
British Virgin Islands 30,030
Palau 18,008
United Kingdom - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2019 67,530,172 0.58%
2018 67,141,684 0.62%
2017 66,727,461 0.65%
2016 66,297,944 0.66%
2015 65,860,146 0.67%
2014 65,423,047 0.68%
2013 64,984,018 0.71%
2012 64,525,312 0.79%
2011 64,021,919 0.89%
2010 63,459,808 1.00%
2009 62,828,616 1.10%
2008 62,145,097 1.12%
2007 61,455,162 1.04%
2006 60,821,356 0.88%
2005 60,287,954 0.69%
2004 59,872,753 0.52%
2003 59,561,432 0.40%
2002 59,326,294 0.34%
2001 59,124,288 0.34%
2000 58,923,309 0.35%
1999 58,715,854 0.35%
1998 58,509,974 0.35%
1997 58,307,313 0.33%
1996 58,113,557 0.31%
1995 57,932,453 0.29%
1994 57,763,378 0.28%
1993 57,602,284 0.27%
1992 57,446,037 0.27%
1991 57,290,785 0.27%
1990 57,134,391 0.28%
1989 56,974,297 0.28%
1988 56,812,757 0.27%
1987 56,658,270 0.24%
1986 56,522,503 0.19%
1985 56,413,553 0.14%
1984 56,332,901 0.10%
1983 56,276,798 0.06%
1982 56,241,412 0.04%
1981 56,220,735 0.02%
1980 56,209,171 0.01%
1979 56,205,083 0.00%
1978 56,205,913 0.00%
1977 56,203,595 0.03%
1976 56,188,348 0.06%
1975 56,152,333 0.11%
1974 56,092,066 0.15%
1973 56,006,296 0.20%
1972 55,892,418 0.26%
1971 55,748,531 0.32%
1970 55,573,453 0.37%
1969 55,367,947 0.43%
1968 55,132,596 0.48%
1967 54,866,534 0.55%
1966 54,568,868 0.60%
1965 54,240,850 0.66%
1964 53,882,751 0.71%
1963 53,500,716 0.74%
1962 53,109,399 0.72%
1961 52,727,768 0.68%
1960 52,370,602 0.62%
1959 52,045,662 0.56%
1958 51,754,673 0.50%
1957 51,495,702 0.45%
1956 51,265,880 0.40%
1955 51,063,902 0.34%
1954 50,890,915 0.28%
1953 50,750,976 0.20%
1952 50,651,280 0.10%
1951 50,601,935 -0.03%
1950 50,616,014 0.00%