Mali Population Growth Rate 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 Mali population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Mali in 2020 is 20,250,833, a 3.02% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Mali in 2019 was 19,658,031, a 3.04% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Mali in 2018 was 19,077,749, a 3.05% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Mali in 2017 was 18,512,430, a 3.04% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2020 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 114,963,588
Tanzania 59,734,218
Uganda 45,741,007
Afghanistan 38,928,346
Mozambique 31,255,435
Yemen 29,825,964
Nepal 29,136,808
Madagascar 27,691,018
North Korea 25,778,816
Niger 24,206,644
Burkina Faso 20,903,273
Mali 20,250,833
Malawi 19,129,952
Senegal 16,743,927
Chad 16,425,864
Somalia 15,893,222
Zimbabwe 14,862,924
Guinea 13,132,795
Rwanda 12,952,218
Benin 12,123,200
Burundi 11,890,784
Haiti 11,402,528
South Sudan 11,193,725
Tajikistan 9,537,645
Togo 8,278,724
Sierra Leone 7,976,983
Liberia 5,057,681
Central African Republic 4,829,767
Eritrea 3,546,421
Gambia 2,416,668
Guinea-Bissau 1,968,001
Comoros 869,601
Mali - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2020 20,250,833 3.02%
2019 19,658,031 3.04%
2018 19,077,749 3.05%
2017 18,512,430 3.04%
2016 17,965,443 3.02%
2015 17,438,778 2.98%
2014 16,934,214 2.94%
2013 16,449,854 2.94%
2012 15,979,496 3.00%
2011 15,514,590 3.09%
2010 15,049,353 3.21%
2009 14,581,429 3.31%
2008 14,113,577 3.39%
2007 13,651,464 3.39%
2006 13,203,378 3.35%
2005 12,775,516 3.29%
2004 12,369,070 3.22%
2003 11,982,695 3.15%
2002 11,616,887 3.06%
2001 11,271,600 2.97%
2000 10,946,445 2.85%
1999 10,642,936 2.73%
1998 10,360,561 2.64%
1997 10,094,368 2.61%
1996 9,837,571 2.63%
1995 9,585,653 2.69%
1994 9,334,880 2.73%
1993 9,087,176 2.68%
1992 8,850,334 2.49%
1991 8,635,527 2.20%
1990 8,449,913 1.84%
1989 8,296,915 1.53%
1988 8,171,522 1.36%
1987 8,062,219 1.38%
1986 7,952,865 1.54%
1985 7,831,889 1.78%
1984 7,694,855 1.98%
1983 7,545,166 2.12%
1982 7,388,668 2.13%
1981 7,234,728 2.04%
1980 7,090,126 1.92%
1979 6,956,402 1.83%
1978 6,831,085 1.77%
1977 6,712,267 1.75%
1976 6,596,728 1.77%
1975 6,482,278 1.79%
1974 6,368,348 1.79%
1973 6,256,187 1.77%
1972 6,147,458 1.70%
1971 6,044,530 1.61%
1970 5,949,045 1.50%
1969 5,861,412 1.39%
1968 5,780,835 1.31%
1967 5,706,199 1.25%
1966 5,635,859 1.21%
1965 5,568,484 1.18%
1964 5,503,752 1.14%
1963 5,441,613 1.12%
1962 5,381,368 1.11%
1961 5,322,266 1.11%
1960 5,263,733 1.12%
1959 5,205,449 1.13%
1958 5,147,348 1.14%
1957 5,089,509 1.14%
1956 5,032,123 1.14%
1955 4,975,398 1.14%
1954 4,919,547 1.13%
1953 4,864,755 1.11%
1952 4,811,199 1.10%
1951 4,759,036 1.07%
1950 4,708,429 0.00%