Palau Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of Palau population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Palau in 2019 is 18,008, a 0.56% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Palau in 2018 was 17,907, a 0.56% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Palau in 2017 was 17,808, a 0.47% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Palau in 2016 was 17,725, a 0.34% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2019 Population
United States 329,064,917
Japan 126,860,301
Germany 83,517,045
United Kingdom 67,530,172
France 65,129,728
Italy 60,550,075
South Korea 51,225,308
Spain 46,736,776
Argentina 44,780,677
Poland 37,887,768
Canada 37,411,047
Saudi Arabia 34,268,528
Australia 25,203,198
Taiwan 23,773,876
Chile 18,952,038
Netherlands 17,097,130
Belgium 11,539,328
Greece 10,473,455
Portugal 10,226,187
Sweden 10,036,379
UAE 9,770,529
Hungary 9,684,679
Austria 8,955,102
Switzerland 8,591,365
Israel 8,519,377
Hong Kong 7,436,154
Singapore 5,804,337
Denmark 5,771,876
Finland 5,532,156
Norway 5,378,857
Oman 4,974,986
Ireland 4,882,495
New Zealand 4,783,063
Panama 4,246,439
Kuwait 4,207,083
Croatia 4,130,304
Uruguay 3,461,734
Puerto Rico 2,933,408
Qatar 2,832,067
Lithuania 2,759,627
Slovenia 2,078,654
Latvia 1,906,743
Bahrain 1,641,172
Trinidad and Tobago 1,394,973
Estonia 1,325,648
Cyprus 1,198,575
Macao 640,445
Luxembourg 615,729
Malta 440,372
Bahamas 389,482
Iceland 339,031
Barbados 287,025
New Caledonia 282,750
French Polynesia 279,287
Channel Islands 172,259
Guam 167,294
Curacao 163,424
Aruba 106,314
Seychelles 97,739
Antigua and Barbuda 97,118
Isle of Man 84,584
Andorra 77,142
Cayman Islands 64,948
Bermuda 62,506
Northern Mariana Islands 57,216
Greenland 56,672
Faroe Islands 48,678
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,388
Monaco 38,964
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,191
Liechtenstein 38,019
San Marino 33,860
Gibraltar 33,701
British Virgin Islands 30,030
Palau 18,008
Palau - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 18,008 0.56%
2018 17,907 0.56%
2017 17,808 0.47%
2016 17,725 0.34%
2015 17,665 0.22%
2014 17,626 0.11%
2013 17,606 -0.19%
2012 17,640 -0.59%
2011 17,745 -1.17%
2010 17,955 -1.80%
2009 18,285 -2.24%
2008 18,704 -2.37%
2007 19,158 -1.95%
2006 19,540 -1.22%
2005 19,781 -0.43%
2004 19,867 0.29%
2003 19,809 0.88%
2002 19,637 1.29%
2001 19,386 1.47%
2000 19,105 1.75%
1999 18,776 1.99%
1998 18,410 2.20%
1997 18,014 2.39%
1996 17,593 2.50%
1995 17,164 2.67%
1994 16,717 2.62%
1993 16,290 2.74%
1992 15,856 2.69%
1991 15,441 2.54%
1990 15,058 2.37%
1989 14,709 2.13%
1988 14,402 1.98%
1987 14,123 2.11%
1986 13,831 2.24%
1985 13,528 2.52%
1984 13,195 2.74%
1983 12,843 2.61%
1982 12,516 1.93%
1981 12,279 0.82%
1980 12,179 -0.41%
1979 12,229 -1.40%
1978 12,403 -1.92%
1977 12,646 -1.49%
1976 12,837 -0.52%
1975 12,904 0.57%
1974 12,831 1.61%
1973 12,628 2.33%
1972 12,340 2.38%
1971 12,053 2.05%
1970 11,811 1.66%
1969 11,618 1.34%
1968 11,464 1.22%
1967 11,326 1.31%
1966 11,179 1.60%
1965 11,003 1.89%
1964 10,799 2.18%
1963 10,569 2.44%
1962 10,317 2.67%
1961 10,049 2.85%
1960 9,771 3.00%
1959 9,486 3.25%
1958 9,187 3.31%
1957 8,893 3.46%
1956 8,596 3.29%
1955 8,322 3.31%
1954 8,055 2.97%
1953 7,823 2.53%
1952 7,630 1.69%
1951 7,503 0.83%
1950 7,441 0.00%