New Caledonia Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of New Caledonia population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of New Caledonia in 2021 is 288,218, a 0.95% increase from 2020.
  • The population of New Caledonia in 2020 was 285,498, a 0.97% increase from 2019.
  • The population of New Caledonia in 2019 was 282,750, a 0.98% increase from 2018.
  • The population of New Caledonia in 2018 was 279,993, a 1.03% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Population
United States 332,915,073
Japan 126,050,804
Germany 83,900,473
United Kingdom 68,207,116
France 65,426,179
Italy 60,367,477
South Korea 51,305,186
Spain 46,745,216
Argentina 45,605,826
Canada 38,067,903
Poland 37,797,005
Saudi Arabia 35,340,683
Australia 25,788,215
Taiwan 23,855,010
Chile 19,212,361
Netherlands 17,173,099
Belgium 11,632,326
Greece 10,370,744
Portugal 10,167,925
Sweden 10,160,169
UAE 9,991,089
Hungary 9,634,164
Austria 9,043,070
Israel 8,789,774
Switzerland 8,715,494
Hong Kong 7,552,810
Singapore 5,896,686
Denmark 5,813,298
Finland 5,548,360
Norway 5,465,630
Oman 5,223,375
Ireland 4,982,907
New Zealand 4,860,643
Panama 4,381,579
Kuwait 4,328,550
Croatia 4,081,651
Uruguay 3,485,151
Qatar 2,930,528
Puerto Rico 2,828,255
Lithuania 2,689,862
Slovenia 2,078,724
Latvia 1,866,942
Bahrain 1,748,296
Trinidad and Tobago 1,403,375
Estonia 1,325,185
Cyprus 1,215,584
Macao 658,394
Luxembourg 634,814
Malta 442,784
Bahamas 396,913
Iceland 343,353
New Caledonia 288,218
Barbados 287,711
French Polynesia 282,530
Channel Islands 175,245
Guam 170,179
Curacao 164,798
Aruba 107,204
Seychelles 98,908
Antigua and Barbuda 98,731
Isle of Man 85,410
Andorra 77,355
Cayman Islands 66,497
Bermuda 62,090
Northern Mariana Islands 57,917
Greenland 56,877
Faroe Islands 49,049
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,412
Monaco 39,511
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,231
Liechtenstein 38,250
San Marino 34,017
Gibraltar 33,698
British Virgin Islands 30,421
Palau 18,169
New Caledonia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 288,218 0.95%
2020 285,498 0.97%
2019 282,750 0.98%
2018 279,993 1.03%
2017 277,150 1.08%
2016 274,191 1.15%
2015 271,065 1.24%
2014 267,739 1.32%
2013 264,242 1.38%
2012 260,653 1.40%
2011 257,054 1.39%
2010 253,527 1.38%
2009 250,085 1.37%
2008 246,695 1.38%
2007 243,331 1.42%
2006 239,930 1.48%
2005 236,442 1.53%
2004 232,883 1.59%
2003 229,244 1.67%
2002 225,482 1.80%
2001 221,493 1.94%
2000 217,269 2.11%
1999 212,776 2.27%
1998 208,056 2.40%
1997 203,187 2.50%
1996 198,240 2.56%
1995 193,293 2.62%
1994 188,365 2.66%
1993 183,480 2.64%
1992 178,759 2.54%
1991 174,336 2.35%
1990 170,336 2.13%
1989 166,787 1.91%
1988 163,657 1.73%
1987 160,872 1.60%
1986 158,346 1.52%
1985 155,982 1.45%
1984 153,747 1.40%
1983 151,626 1.40%
1982 149,535 1.44%
1981 147,405 1.56%
1980 145,144 1.66%
1979 142,768 1.78%
1978 140,273 2.04%
1977 137,470 2.46%
1976 134,173 3.00%
1975 130,264 3.68%
1974 125,642 4.33%
1973 120,432 4.74%
1972 114,984 4.69%
1971 109,830 4.28%
1970 105,324 3.64%
1969 101,620 3.05%
1968 98,609 2.64%
1967 96,071 2.55%
1966 93,686 2.73%
1965 91,200 2.96%
1964 88,579 3.11%
1963 85,905 3.23%
1962 83,218 3.27%
1961 80,584 3.24%
1960 78,056 3.14%
1959 75,678 3.03%
1958 73,449 2.90%
1957 71,376 2.75%
1956 69,468 2.54%
1955 67,748 2.22%
1954 66,278 1.77%
1953 65,126 1.11%
1952 64,408 0.24%
1951 64,256 -0.88%
1950 64,825 0.00%