Romania Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of Romania population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Romania in 2019 is 19,364,557, a 0.73% decline from 2018.
  • The population of Romania in 2018 was 19,506,114, a 0.75% decline from 2017.
  • The population of Romania in 2017 was 19,653,969, a 0.72% decline from 2016.
  • The population of Romania in 2016 was 19,796,285, a 0.65% decline from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Romania - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 19,364,557 -0.73%
2018 19,506,114 -0.75%
2017 19,653,969 -0.72%
2016 19,796,285 -0.65%
2015 19,925,175 -0.55%
2014 20,035,930 -0.48%
2013 20,132,776 -0.47%
2012 20,227,469 -0.54%
2011 20,336,718 -0.66%
2010 20,471,864 -0.80%
2009 20,637,991 -0.92%
2008 20,829,517 -0.97%
2007 21,034,189 -0.94%
2006 21,234,305 -0.85%
2005 21,417,291 -0.74%
2004 21,577,885 -0.66%
2003 21,720,407 -0.61%
2002 21,853,273 -0.62%
2001 21,989,350 -0.67%
2000 22,137,419 -0.72%
1999 22,298,125 -0.75%
1998 22,466,286 -0.76%
1997 22,637,604 -0.74%
1996 22,805,703 -0.69%
1995 22,964,754 -0.65%
1994 23,115,811 -0.61%
1993 23,256,956 -0.51%
1992 23,375,822 -0.34%
1991 23,456,644 -0.14%
1990 23,489,160 0.10%
1989 23,466,407 0.31%
1988 23,393,730 0.45%
1987 23,288,400 0.49%
1986 23,175,058 0.45%
1985 23,071,274 0.38%
1984 22,983,968 0.33%
1983 22,907,302 0.34%
1982 22,830,554 0.41%
1981 22,737,209 0.54%
1980 22,615,639 0.68%
1979 22,463,308 0.80%
1978 22,285,507 0.89%
1977 22,087,896 0.95%
1976 21,879,086 0.99%
1975 21,665,643 1.00%
1974 21,450,410 1.03%
1973 21,232,621 1.05%
1972 21,011,137 1.10%
1971 20,783,546 1.14%
1970 20,548,911 1.20%
1969 20,305,354 1.24%
1968 20,055,971 1.24%
1967 19,810,615 1.17%
1966 19,582,335 1.05%
1965 19,379,568 0.90%
1964 19,207,135 0.77%
1963 19,059,938 0.72%
1962 18,924,157 0.77%
1961 18,780,202 0.89%
1960 18,613,939 1.05%
1959 18,420,454 1.20%
1958 18,202,712 1.30%
1957 17,968,466 1.36%
1956 17,726,631 1.39%
1955 17,483,935 1.39%
1954 17,243,818 1.40%
1953 17,005,717 1.44%
1952 16,764,904 1.53%
1951 16,512,664 1.70%
1950 16,236,296 0.00%