World Population by Country in 1969

In 1969, the world reached a total population of 3,620,655,275 and ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina was the most populous country that year, with a total of 801,430,976 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia, with the second largest population globally of 545,314,670 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 754 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 1969 was Asia with a total population of 2,094,302,366 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 356,070,247, and Europe with a population of 652,740,596 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Eastern Asia had the largest populous of 972,068,477 people on record. Followed by Southern Asia with a population of 731,756,505, and South-Eastern Asia with 273,142,511 people in the sub-region.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that Middle-income countries had the largest population with a total of 2,570,936,266 people. While the lowest population for 1969 was found in No income group available with a population of 11,154,668 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 1969

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 801,430,976 20,712,407
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 545,314,670 11,982,134
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 197,859,329 2,249,884
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 129,489,455 680,457
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 112,149,246 3,056,208
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 104,102,078 1,294,179
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 94,000,381 2,352,246
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 78,012,485 321,303
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 65,866,907 1,842,438
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 57,676,805 1,578,572
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 55,420,519 236,704
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 54,360,750 1,167,642
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 53,001,503 338,237
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 50,087,049 426,000
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 48,714,394 1,559,412
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 46,990,888 330,715
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 41,015,865 900,762
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 36,477,170 931,575
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 34,787,583 989,910
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 34,721,990 820,766
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 33,995,955 786,776
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 33,480,512 315,474
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 32,262,057 238,867
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 31,912,015 689,684
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 27,643,685 791,647
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 27,530,388 765,779
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 26,659,479 618,967
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 23,472,028 361,938
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 21,704,214 660,451
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 21,033,940 295,199
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 20,392,264 515,373
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 19,711,721 205,595
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 19,583,123 563,679
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 14,876,982 391,034
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 14,617,238 343,081
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 14,605,481 391,060
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 13,491,016 302,576
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 13,213,740 376,677
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 13,167,782 439,016
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 12,881,250 159,385
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 12,268,348 251,135
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 12,231,874 264,512
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 12,119,207 269,754
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 12,042,478 247,985
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 11,641,640 378,874
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 11,039,551 432,928
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 11,011,335 340,713
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 10,966,145 331,316
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 10,494,490 251,789
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 10,281,121 36,862
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 10,061,684 241,752
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 10,006,526 310,127
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 9,782,560 12,638
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 9,656,299 163,796
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 9,592,100 36,454
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 9,476,737 327,871
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 9,108,451 60,527
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 8,768,151 -64,282
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 8,709,654 159,664
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 8,629,856 219,303
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 8,526,138 11,605
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 8,512,919 71,356
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 8,217,930 186,567
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 7,983,535 42,082
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 7,439,324 28,089
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 7,140,604 55,189
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 6,679,708 127,170
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 6,673,981 164,156
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 6,450,324 184,333
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 6,286,232 162,582
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 6,136,799 64,562
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 6,111,364 203,663
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 6,061,764 89,281
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 5,997,037 173,402
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 5,928,386 76,629
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 5,844,843 249,316
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 5,515,746 94,451
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 5,318,380 108,539
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 5,308,294 143,758
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 5,255,148 212,381
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 5,044,164 160,997
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 4,915,162 130,816
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 4,896,157 26,734
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 4,739,872 80,252
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 4,624,397 -19,736
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 4,596,642 83,366
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 4,542,992 125,837
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 4,512,862 110,147
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 4,492,219 28,660
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 4,486,098 98,268
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 4,474,891 19,058
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 4,352,954 122,308
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 4,240,858 124,889
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 4,159,008 129,537
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 4,145,194 77,757
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 3,898,386 60,187
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 3,847,520 31,039
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 3,777,879 117,172
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 3,770,376 46,232
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 3,669,484 42,558
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 3,625,274 94,093
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 3,595,152 70,244
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 3,530,958 87,018
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 3,424,429 63,162
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 3,301,892 39,119
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 3,177,836 31,548
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 2,961,166 61,068
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 2,939,220 78,682
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 2,917,184 18,939
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 2,899,854 93,734
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 2,795,472 110,961
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 2,786,352 33,411
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 2,773,957 17,724
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 2,724,901 52,913
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 2,701,800 29,767
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 2,701,381 79,814
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 2,612,111 61,990
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 2,476,359 59,228
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 2,430,922 56,864
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 2,376,682 20,616
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 2,366,634 76,729
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 2,355,122 53,403
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 2,323,823 59,758
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 2,259,799 65,004
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 2,139,557 61,340
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 2,120,486 80,278
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 2,027,411 34,763
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 2,021,519 46,876
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 1,862,823 44,864
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1,834,615 23,188
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 1,805,968 49,879
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,728,167 13,330
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1,633,502 23,423
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 1,473,965 41,963
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 1,466,428 96,747
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 1,425,879 37,204
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 1,355,699 40,406
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,348,704 14,224
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 1,261,887 31,108
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 1,240,562 31,471
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,211,011 27,302
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1,114,945 -3,880
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 1,088,832 32,950
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 987,909 35,248
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 978,642 10,396
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 817,196 13,153
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 743,044 62,077
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 732,882 21,207
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 695,920 9,667
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 653,593 16,653
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 636,821 4,170
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 587,880 -2,189
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 586,737 4,183
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 584,628 12,594
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 544,242 9,702
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 525,261 5,188
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 516,952 10,843
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 513,686 14,797
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 464,414 9,601
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 431,366 11,242
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 367,618 12,279
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 338,279 1,064
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 325,374 1,188
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 318,846 166
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 316,456 -1,439
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 316,354 2,141
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 289,296 9,425
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 278,524 9,295
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 253,261 43,967
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 240,594 744
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 240,416 7,302
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 236,002 6,180
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 216,696 5,903
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 203,337 1,350
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 172,745 7,137
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 168,399 4,463
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 148,667 1,767
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 140,457 2,318
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 135,390 8,832
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 128,012 5,303
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 119,569 3,596
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 118,145 3,208
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 113,803 4,032
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 106,691 3,920
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 104,517 11,972
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 101,605 1,266
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 98,975 -138
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 97,126 1,360
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 86,534 1,434
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 84,997 1,532
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 84,350 2,619
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 76,060 1,381
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 71,124 5,369
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 68,007 1,139
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 67,908 447
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 63,742 1,108
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 60,011 3,353
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 59,330 -180
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 57,236 1,713
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 56,324 1,117
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 54,100 1,185
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 53,098 1,278
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 51,975 674
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 51,136 960
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 46,135 -1,735
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 45,217 1,221
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 44,106 1,351
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 38,010 365
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 34,276 1,098
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 26,396 791
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 26,162 553
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 23,875 423
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 22,623 1,660
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 20,558 548
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 20,066 407
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 18,449 1,384
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 18,403 -196
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 11,450 -82
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 11,159 88
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 10,181 188
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 9,952 -486
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 9,428 251
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 9,273 124
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 9,116 553
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 6,508 187
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 6,229 55
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 5,795 454
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 5,779 31
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 5,680 69
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 5,663 -10
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 5,646 155
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 5,458 71
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 5,279 -91
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 2,410 3
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 2,283 -15
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 1,768 -51
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 754 -3

What was the world population in 1969?

In 1969, the world population was 3,620,655,275 according to data collected by individual countries and compiled by The United Nations.

Data Information

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The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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