Maldives Population Growth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of Maldives population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Maldives in 2021 is 543,617, a 0.57% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Maldives in 2020 was 540,544, a 1.81% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Maldives in 2019 was 530,953, a 2.96% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Maldives in 2018 was 515,696, a 3.89% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Equatorial Guinea 1,449,896
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Maldives 543,617
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Maldives - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2021 543,617 0.57%
2020 540,544 1.81%
2019 530,953 2.96%
2018 515,696 3.89%
2017 496,402 4.39%
2016 475,512 4.53%
2015 454,915 4.57%
2014 435,015 4.67%
2013 415,593 4.62%
2012 397,237 4.40%
2011 380,495 4.04%
2010 365,734 3.49%
2009 353,398 2.90%
2008 343,452 2.47%
2007 335,169 2.35%
2006 327,487 2.47%
2005 319,608 2.68%
2004 311,265 2.84%
2003 302,683 2.89%
2002 294,186 2.75%
2001 286,306 2.47%
2000 279,398 2.15%
1999 273,527 1.89%
1998 268,455 1.75%
1997 263,842 1.80%
1996 259,183 1.98%
1995 254,139 2.23%
1994 248,588 2.47%
1993 242,605 2.68%
1992 236,265 2.84%
1991 229,751 2.95%
1990 223,158 3.07%
1989 216,510 3.21%
1988 209,785 3.33%
1987 203,028 3.45%
1986 196,264 3.55%
1985 189,537 3.66%
1984 182,850 3.75%
1983 176,244 3.76%
1982 169,851 3.68%
1981 163,824 3.51%
1980 158,272 3.26%
1979 153,276 3.02%
1978 148,780 2.87%
1977 144,631 2.89%
1976 140,563 3.04%
1975 136,417 3.26%
1974 132,104 3.45%
1973 127,701 3.52%
1972 123,354 3.40%
1971 119,302 3.12%
1970 115,691 2.76%
1969 112,582 2.45%
1968 109,891 2.25%
1967 107,478 2.23%
1966 105,136 2.35%
1965 102,718 2.54%
1964 100,171 2.69%
1963 97,551 2.79%
1962 94,905 2.79%
1961 92,325 2.74%
1960 89,863 2.61%
1959 87,577 2.51%
1958 85,435 2.41%
1957 83,421 2.34%
1956 81,514 2.27%
1955 79,703 2.17%
1954 78,011 2.00%
1953 76,482 1.72%
1952 75,188 1.30%
1951 74,221 0.69%
1950 73,712 0.00%