World Population by Country in 1984

In 1984, the world reached a total population of 4,775,836,074 and ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina was the most populous country that year, with a total of 1,044,172,197 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia, with the second largest population globally of 762,895,156 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 724 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 1984 was Asia with a total population of 2,853,889,590 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 540,182,783, and Latin America and the Caribbean with a population of 394,125,323 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the largest populous of 1,039,974,092 people on record. Followed by Eastern Asia with a population of 1,251,083,503, and South-Eastern Asia with 389,021,083 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 3,516,876,354 people. While the lowest population for 1984 was found in No income group available with a population of 17,171,633 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 1984

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1,044,172,197 15,506,496
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 762,895,156 17,249,030
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 232,766,280 2,347,553
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 162,331,962 3,527,202
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 141,892,552 991,309
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 133,888,775 2,903,254
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 120,470,727 671,231
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 94,003,867 2,762,314
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 93,534,239 2,458,162
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 81,337,553 2,269,515
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 77,568,572 37,437
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 73,489,654 1,390,611
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 58,406,864 1,401,717
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 56,620,238 23,014
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 56,568,253 78,325
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 54,845,980 265,447
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 53,514,959 1,293,555
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 50,758,846 177,769
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 49,636,724 959,297
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 48,676,443 1,336,748
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 48,106,764 1,074,746
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 45,628,402 1,633,489
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 40,664,361 590,664
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 39,202,890 1,034,284
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 38,329,925 156,757
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 36,876,560 325,363
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 36,159,838 733,829
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 32,768,206 935,667
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 29,879,852 949,651
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 29,832,197 452,130
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 28,689,032 646,792
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 25,602,075 237,697
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 22,465,037 61,872
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 21,857,176 648,782
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 21,817,271 521,159
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 21,393,530 725,772
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 19,285,646 458,149
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 19,249,250 267,977
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 19,165,837 359,348
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 19,045,154 276,764
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 18,753,176 690,692
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 17,594,364 455,723
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 17,141,610 399,186
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 16,953,234 446,371
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 15,872,578 216,279
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 15,579,476 196,542
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 15,377,032 481,522
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 15,147,590 263,101
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 14,686,454 405,644
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 14,617,944 417,137
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 14,441,928 73,045
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 13,342,487 306,361
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 12,426,223 258,750
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 12,310,361 571,828
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 12,147,758 174,228
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 10,625,687 399,094
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 10,580,906 -40,051
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 10,299,714 2,841
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 10,243,686 525,767
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 10,183,138 353,171
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 10,069,348 64,577
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 10,065,539 82,164
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 10,015,017 278,410
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 9,974,819 28,404
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 9,873,600 8,029
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 9,740,382 101,950
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 9,621,404 341,203
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 9,617,702 346,918
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 9,508,570 289,131
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 9,022,979 229,214
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 8,939,490 -17,546
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 8,398,567 291,136
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 8,371,290 17,883
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 8,030,099 162,918
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 7,889,236 24,288
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 7,751,476 225,074
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 7,718,972 211,519
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 7,558,562 3,447
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 7,339,002 283,441
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 7,279,156 195,633
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 7,133,899 221,810
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 6,973,848 210,141
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 6,777,224 111,269
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 6,488,072 195,819
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 6,441,449 27,907
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 6,369,020 256,387
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 6,341,801 173,192
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 6,282,104 135,674
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 6,251,926 132,415
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 6,119,932 123,502
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 6,056,729 197,624
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 5,402,084 124,393
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 5,333,571 78,960
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 5,299,786 39,245
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 5,121,314 -2,390
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 5,115,041 32,256
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 4,920,556 -17,431
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 4,881,748 23,889
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 4,842,268 122,912
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 4,782,219 93,752
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 4,776,362 27,108
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 4,603,039 98,268
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 4,529,501 130,830
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 4,349,598 35,853
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 4,293,070 123,941
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 4,261,920 124,885
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 4,259,952 42,031
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 4,140,236 11,489
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 4,077,001 101,424
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 3,997,749 66,897
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 3,674,500 88,701
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 3,666,262 81,806
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 3,643,837 29,560
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 3,639,956 98,973
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 3,564,547 121,484
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 3,490,931 16,670
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 3,437,892 95,900
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 3,374,465 71,908
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 3,374,446 33,739
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 3,272,102 29,933
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 3,250,340 25,107
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 3,232,244 106,218
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 3,163,558 62,668
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 3,162,165 82,066
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 3,131,726 42,169
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 3,008,255 15,374
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 2,696,200 74,504
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 2,640,608 16,355
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 2,629,940 118,023
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 2,624,370 60,283
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 2,523,538 28,966
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 2,264,096 29,903
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 2,174,194 65,304
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 2,147,576 49,321
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 2,001,739 60,097
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1,988,682 13,630
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,945,141 7,624
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 1,871,652 46,968
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 1,849,594 49,917
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 1,813,986 71,200
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,746,874 41,424
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 1,695,675 49,991
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1,674,189 75,773
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 1,573,267 43,394
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,516,124 10,046
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 1,308,331 70,991
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 1,273,306 69,523
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1,184,747 12,972
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 1,099,170 38,976
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 1,061,995 29,573
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1,011,941 14,120
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 886,210 13,833
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 833,417 22,664
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 824,798 30,243
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 776,007 -2,880
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 719,678 12,085
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 710,561 17,152
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 677,303 22,420
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 671,373 9,902
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 601,820 2,673
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 587,820 11,269
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 470,165 14,254
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 419,217 14,809
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 382,617 3,904
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 382,156 16,099
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 365,780 307
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 365,664 9,773
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 357,994 21,057
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 350,977 6,760
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 348,241 17,708
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 346,086 3,076
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 344,344 4,259
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 335,473 4,421
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 276,591 10,732
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 267,913 9,103
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 257,278 719
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 241,166 4,654
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 239,677 2,195
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 214,682 7,302
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 184,388 5,346
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 183,146 4,272
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 166,779 -243
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 159,721 3,681
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 156,806 -171
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 156,755 2,891
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 144,663 5,468
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 130,625 2,149
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 129,872 3,192
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 121,885 2,804
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 110,330 617
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 104,497 1,948
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 101,445 695
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 99,618 1,244
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 97,022 45
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 85,543 2,416
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 81,992 4,821
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 78,050 826
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 71,936 -318
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 67,346 514
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 65,361 -299
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 65,337 1,267
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 64,587 3,496
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 64,500 -112
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 64,174 417
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 55,196 437
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 54,104 462
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 52,638 663
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 45,135 462
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 42,380 -226
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 42,181 1,703
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 38,168 1,460
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 37,437 1,498
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 28,788 -92
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 28,735 3,233
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 28,407 413
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 26,420 360
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 22,096 82
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 20,433 875
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 17,474 1,565
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 16,926 -263
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 13,299 2,358
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 13,299 332
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 12,753 446
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 12,665 137
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 11,970 95
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 11,168 -65
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 9,166 411
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 8,197 95
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 8,125 168
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 6,691 171
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 6,617 41
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 6,180 48
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 3,756 269
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 3,038 -189
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 2,233 8
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 1,704 39
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 724 -3

What was the world population in 1984?

In 1984, the world population was 4,775,836,074 according to data collected by individual countries and compiled by The United Nations.

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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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