Sudan Population 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 Sudan population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Sudan in 2020 is 43,849,260, a 2.42% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Sudan in 2019 was 42,813,238, a 2.42% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Sudan in 2018 was 41,801,533, a 2.42% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Sudan in 2017 was 40,813,397, a 2.42% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2020 Population
India 1,380,004,385
Indonesia 273,523,615
Pakistan 220,892,340
Nigeria 206,139,589
Bangladesh 164,689,383
Philippines 109,581,078
Egypt 102,334,404
Vietnam 97,338,579
Myanmar 54,409,800
Kenya 53,771,296
Sudan 43,849,260
Ukraine 43,733,762
Morocco 36,910,560
Uzbekistan 33,469,203
Angola 32,866,272
Ghana 31,072,940
Cameroon 26,545,863
Sri Lanka 21,413,249
Zambia 18,383,955
Cambodia 16,718,965
Tunisia 11,818,619
Bolivia 11,673,021
Honduras 9,904,607
Papua New Guinea 8,947,024
Nicaragua 6,624,554
El Salvador 6,486,205
Mauritania 4,649,658
Moldova 4,033,963
Georgia 3,989,167
Mongolia 3,278,290
Lesotho 2,142,249
Timor-Leste 1,318,445
Eswatini 1,160,164
Djibouti 988,000
Bhutan 771,608
Solomon Islands 686,884
Cabo Verde 555,987
Micronesia 548,914
Vanuatu 307,145
Sao Tome and Principe 219,159
Kiribati 119,449
Sudan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 43,849,260 2.42%
2019 42,813,238 2.42%
2018 41,801,533 2.42%
2017 40,813,397 2.42%
2016 39,847,439 2.43%
2015 38,902,950 2.44%
2014 37,977,655 2.44%
2013 37,072,550 2.43%
2012 36,193,783 2.39%
2011 35,349,681 2.33%
2010 34,545,013 2.25%
2009 33,783,788 2.19%
2008 33,060,837 2.16%
2007 32,360,621 2.21%
2006 31,661,823 2.30%
2005 30,949,516 2.43%
2004 30,214,193 2.56%
2003 29,460,519 2.63%
2002 28,704,778 2.62%
2001 27,971,082 2.55%
2000 27,275,015 2.44%
1999 26,626,520 2.35%
1998 26,015,521 2.37%
1997 25,413,917 2.55%
1996 24,782,383 2.85%
1995 24,094,747 3.24%
1994 23,338,464 3.60%
1993 22,527,834 3.83%
1992 21,696,244 3.85%
1991 20,891,441 3.69%
1990 20,147,590 3.44%
1989 19,476,647 3.23%
1988 18,867,560 3.08%
1987 18,303,435 3.07%
1986 17,757,491 3.18%
1985 17,210,187 3.32%
1984 16,657,959 3.42%
1983 16,107,620 3.51%
1982 15,562,125 3.56%
1981 15,027,248 3.58%
1980 14,507,468 3.61%
1979 14,002,303 3.64%
1978 13,510,421 3.65%
1977 13,034,625 3.63%
1976 12,578,407 3.58%
1975 12,144,135 3.50%
1974 11,732,958 3.43%
1973 11,343,926 3.37%
1972 10,974,622 3.32%
1971 10,621,472 3.30%
1970 10,281,700 3.29%
1969 9,954,410 3.26%
1968 9,639,840 3.24%
1967 9,337,657 3.20%
1966 9,047,798 3.17%
1965 8,770,097 3.13%
1964 8,503,994 3.09%
1963 8,248,812 3.06%
1962 8,004,121 3.02%
1961 7,769,482 2.98%
1960 7,544,491 2.94%
1959 7,328,718 2.91%
1958 7,121,741 2.87%
1957 6,923,115 2.83%
1956 6,732,437 2.80%
1955 6,549,298 2.76%
1954 6,373,308 2.73%
1953 6,204,099 2.69%
1952 6,041,325 2.66%
1951 5,884,664 2.63%
1950 5,733,789 0.00%