Nepal Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Nepal population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Nepal in 2022 is 30,547,580, a 1.71% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Nepal in 2021 was 30,034,989, a 2.34% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Nepal in 2020 was 29,348,627, a 1.79% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Nepal in 2019 was 28,832,496, a 1.14% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 123,379,924
Democratic Republic of Congo 99,010,212
Tanzania 65,497,748
Uganda 47,249,585
Afghanistan 41,128,771
Yemen 33,696,614
Mozambique 32,969,518
Nepal 30,547,580
Madagascar 29,611,714
Niger 26,207,977
North Korea 26,069,416
Burkina Faso 22,673,762
Mali 22,593,590
Malawi 20,405,317
Chad 17,723,315
Somalia 17,597,511
Senegal 17,316,449
Zimbabwe 16,320,537
Guinea 13,859,341
Rwanda 13,776,698
Benin 13,352,864
Burundi 12,889,576
Haiti 11,584,996
South Sudan 10,913,164
Tajikistan 9,952,787
Togo 8,848,699
Sierra Leone 8,605,718
Central African Republic 5,579,144
Liberia 5,302,681
Eritrea 3,684,032
Gambia 2,705,992
Guinea-Bissau 2,105,566
Comoros 836,774
Nepal - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 30,547,580 1.71%
2021 30,034,989 2.34%
2020 29,348,627 1.79%
2019 28,832,496 1.14%
2018 28,506,712 1.15%
2017 28,183,426 1.16%
2016 27,861,186 0.91%
2015 27,610,325 0.54%
2014 27,462,106 0.29%
2013 27,381,555 0.19%
2012 27,330,694 0.24%
2011 27,266,399 0.39%
2010 27,161,567 0.50%
2009 27,026,941 0.54%
2008 26,881,544 0.63%
2007 26,713,655 0.73%
2006 26,518,971 0.89%
2005 26,285,110 1.08%
2004 26,003,965 1.25%
2003 25,682,908 1.38%
2002 25,332,178 1.51%
2001 24,956,071 1.61%
2000 24,559,500 1.72%
1999 24,143,157 1.86%
1998 23,703,328 1.95%
1997 23,249,417 2.04%
1996 22,783,969 2.14%
1995 22,305,571 2.34%
1994 21,794,751 2.48%
1993 21,267,359 2.73%
1992 20,702,133 2.84%
1991 20,130,779 2.62%
1990 19,616,530 2.46%
1989 19,145,077 2.27%
1988 18,720,745 2.15%
1987 18,326,204 2.17%
1986 17,936,926 2.26%
1985 17,540,571 2.33%
1984 17,141,610 2.40%
1983 16,740,664 2.41%
1982 16,347,124 2.36%
1981 15,969,792 2.37%
1980 15,600,442 2.37%
1979 15,238,564 2.35%
1978 14,888,770 2.33%
1977 14,550,430 2.25%
1976 14,230,738 2.19%
1975 13,925,541 2.20%
1974 13,626,301 2.18%
1973 13,335,963 2.17%
1972 13,052,220 2.17%
1971 12,774,870 2.19%
1970 12,501,285 2.20%
1969 12,231,874 2.18%
1968 11,970,411 2.18%
1967 11,715,579 2.14%
1966 11,470,199 2.11%
1965 11,232,951 2.09%
1964 11,002,819 2.04%
1963 10,782,717 2.01%
1962 10,570,716 1.98%
1961 10,365,144 1.94%
1960 10,167,941 1.88%
1959 9,980,681 1.79%
1958 9,805,019 1.78%
1957 9,633,243 1.84%
1956 9,458,896 1.87%
1955 9,284,895 1.91%
1954 9,110,777 1.95%
1953 8,936,482 2.02%
1952 8,759,894 2.10%
1951 8,579,831 2.15%
1950 8,398,945 0.00%