Gambia Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Gambia population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Gambia in 2020 is 2,416,668, a 2.94% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Gambia in 2019 was 2,347,706, a 2.97% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Gambia in 2018 was 2,280,094, a 2.99% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Gambia in 2017 was 2,213,889, a 3.01% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Gambia 2,416,668
Guinea-Bissau 1,968,001
Comoros 869,601
Gambia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 2,416,668 2.94%
2019 2,347,706 2.97%
2018 2,280,094 2.99%
2017 2,213,889 3.01%
2016 2,149,136 3.03%
2015 2,085,860 3.05%
2014 2,024,042 3.07%
2013 1,963,712 3.08%
2012 1,905,013 3.08%
2011 1,848,147 3.06%
2010 1,793,196 3.04%
2009 1,740,279 3.02%
2008 1,689,285 3.01%
2007 1,639,848 3.04%
2006 1,591,445 3.09%
2005 1,543,741 3.15%
2004 1,496,527 3.21%
2003 1,449,925 3.25%
2002 1,404,261 3.25%
2001 1,360,074 3.22%
2000 1,317,703 3.18%
1999 1,277,133 3.15%
1998 1,238,125 3.13%
1997 1,200,526 3.13%
1996 1,164,091 3.15%
1995 1,128,575 3.14%
1994 1,094,212 3.14%
1993 1,060,862 3.25%
1992 1,027,475 3.51%
1991 992,673 3.88%
1990 955,593 4.36%
1989 915,635 4.83%
1988 873,444 5.10%
1987 831,023 5.04%
1986 791,147 4.68%
1985 755,787 4.15%
1984 725,694 3.64%
1983 700,199 3.26%
1982 678,113 3.12%
1981 657,579 3.19%
1980 637,246 3.32%
1979 616,768 3.39%
1978 596,536 3.43%
1977 576,757 3.40%
1976 557,805 3.30%
1975 539,979 3.20%
1974 523,251 3.12%
1973 507,432 3.05%
1972 492,426 2.99%
1971 478,116 2.95%
1970 464,410 2.92%
1969 451,228 2.88%
1968 438,603 2.81%
1967 426,629 2.68%
1966 415,478 2.52%
1965 405,259 2.34%
1964 396,011 2.16%
1963 387,641 2.04%
1962 379,894 2.00%
1961 372,445 2.03%
1960 365,047 2.07%
1959 357,628 2.11%
1958 350,244 2.11%
1957 343,014 2.05%
1956 336,113 1.96%
1955 329,661 1.83%
1954 323,747 1.69%
1953 318,382 1.55%
1952 313,527 1.44%
1951 309,086 1.38%
1950 304,889 0.00%