World Population by Country in 2040

In 2040, the world is projected to reach a total population of 9,188,250,492 and ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia will be the most populous country that year, with a total of 1,611,676,332 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina, with the second largest population globally of 1,377,556,938 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 642 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 2040 is projected to be Asia with a total population of 5,176,104,558 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 2,093,408,427, and Latin America and the Caribbean with a population of 731,825,473 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia is projected to have the largest populous of 2,348,732,104 people on record. Followed by Western Africa with a population of 645,119,042, and Eastern Africa with 709,593,774 people in the sub-region.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that Middle-income countries is projected to have the largest population with a total of 6,735,302,999 people. While the lowest population for 2040 is projected to be found in No income group available with a population of 35,320,751 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 2040

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 1,611,676,332 7,824,345
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1,377,556,938 -4,925,639
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 366,616,240 1,155,027
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 322,595,767 4,739,874
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 320,779,660 5,819,355
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 308,164,809 1,285,951
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 230,132,293 343,528
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 196,526,123 942,270
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 182,052,579 3,274,976
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 170,013,816 4,543,543
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 145,022,250 1,424,582
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 143,422,686 1,821,861
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 141,055,172 475,349
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 137,110,991 -406,092
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 111,157,201 -752,913
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 105,887,768 204,810
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 104,957,697 2,424,373
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 96,518,596 312,356
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 93,057,500 356,195
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 81,201,103 -192,667
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 74,757,978 1,114,257
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 73,014,668 1,474,589
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 70,916,075 -213,697
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 70,689,476 132,261
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 70,376,379 1,379,347
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 69,713,937 451,500
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 66,150,546 14,771
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 63,798,124 1,100,567
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 62,180,342 1,196,353
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 59,133,816 140,832
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 58,104,437 1,389,047
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 56,298,077 140,479
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 55,258,472 -255,194
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 54,917,437 521,222
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 51,800,400 1,118,488
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 50,014,489 202,516
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 49,566,690 1,594,276
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 49,319,974 -282,492
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 47,790,708 785,274
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 46,047,876 -132,940
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 45,595,915 685,938
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 44,881,078 406,086
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 43,822,970 246,261
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 43,524,300 803,197
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 42,991,078 244,940
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 42,586,278 862,561
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 42,424,030 872,697
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 42,061,549 372,832
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 39,720,162 269,401
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 39,279,459 212,027
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 37,687,790 946,594
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 37,043,145 -201,234
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 35,656,113 -262,910
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 35,568,802 209,144
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 35,121,421 396,992
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 34,467,670 187,209
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 34,050,733 659,660
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 31,059,544 616,663
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 30,973,549 641,512
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 30,355,784 197,025
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 29,202,529 710,357
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 29,094,714 713,427
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 26,568,156 578,263
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 26,441,399 -45,523
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 23,608,730 -84,412
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 23,285,398 227,393
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 22,912,369 369,393
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 22,550,243 233,822
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 22,263,893 -16,296
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 21,094,529 139,877
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 20,620,647 447,142
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 20,571,208 35,884
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 20,185,302 357,902
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 19,928,151 432,756
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 19,724,007 335,324
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 19,396,431 110,708
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 18,295,603 -80,455
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 18,096,392 -5,725
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 15,250,564 150,173
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 15,134,634 249,491
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 13,990,108 121,261
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 13,769,346 63,131
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 13,538,886 166,009
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 13,362,082 166,734
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 13,354,458 198,695
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 13,135,763 127,060
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 12,941,012 248,517
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 12,703,248 60,388
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 12,056,740 12,455
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 11,938,548 175,900
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 11,542,358 144,354
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 11,458,122 44,352
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 10,984,426 9,933
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 10,663,646 73,963
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 10,615,034 -48,765
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 10,504,313 3,714
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 9,730,312 -39,402
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 9,640,504 -43,671
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 9,496,104 29,813
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 9,316,419 223,898
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 9,245,460 -43,802
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 9,145,206 73,053
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 9,047,040 -6,977
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 8,796,015 -38,504
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 8,719,512 166,509
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 8,478,904 70,952
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 8,443,502 103,972
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 8,083,610 58,124
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 8,055,990 60,327
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 7,697,616 64,345
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 7,594,350 132,105
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 7,568,488 132,402
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 7,348,229 155,226
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 7,308,138 -26,150
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 6,684,174 3,354
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 6,407,736 3,056
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 6,315,060 -54,078
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 6,307,040 16,079
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 6,091,402 31,300
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 5,770,708 22,367
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 5,727,006 -55,588
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 5,689,446 62,370
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 5,642,848 13,789
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 5,536,212 -5,824
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 5,531,182 24,309
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 5,400,488 -19,908
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 5,353,222 43,856
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 5,144,492 85,517
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 4,929,742 35,527
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 4,742,163 23,865
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 4,127,814 41,488
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 3,984,778 71,375
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 3,600,992 -26,266
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 3,527,227 -13,670
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 3,405,741 -3,908
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 3,355,041 36,096
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 3,347,190 44,069
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 3,269,247 50,029
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 3,088,149 26,756
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 3,081,524 -10,350
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 3,010,093 -27,011
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 2,976,354 48,705
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 2,940,837 -19,048
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 2,720,180 20,335
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 2,697,534 -15,787
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 2,683,808 -9,377
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 2,660,261 -17,212
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 2,407,198 40,100
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 2,360,590 -18,576
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 2,064,752 -4,978
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 2,010,114 -8,560
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,712,448 -455
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 1,698,716 12,332
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 1,668,074 15,567
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 1,554,125 -12,814
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1,532,947 -3,075
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 1,489,771 17,986
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 1,390,928 12,913
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 1,360,553 3,792
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1,284,007 -4,076
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,230,997 -5,711
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 1,107,417 14,462
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 1,091,403 4,963
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 1,049,476 5,515
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 1,035,616 18,802
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 873,641 1,452
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 860,331 2,862
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 828,668 5,659
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 762,701 9,552
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 744,884 4,210
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 699,860 3,280
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 690,288 4,483
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 607,200 -1,795
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 541,917 3,010
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 537,574 -1,351
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 526,074 13,033
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 500,312 4,442
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 493,006 1,240
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 481,641 9,520
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 448,536 8,293
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 446,760 1,024
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 403,737 882
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 400,550 -563
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 351,910 -1,561
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 340,880 1,133
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 335,889 2,061
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 316,692 5,178
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 283,738 3,666
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 278,768 -818
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 202,802 272
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 190,097 774
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 183,155 -305
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 168,583 1,999
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 134,219 302
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 130,984 627
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 128,225 823
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 123,504 911
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 114,862 291
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 104,070 -125
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 100,744 -545
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 99,776 73
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 86,689 55
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 85,562 -768
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 82,210 -26
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 75,762 198
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 75,668 -75
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 66,541 72
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 60,108 -329
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 57,089 243
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 56,041 -168
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 51,682 -54
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 51,298 221
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 48,434 354
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 48,067 -70
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,963 -340
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 42,105 50
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 36,899 -396
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 36,443 87
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 34,783 103
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 34,450 95
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 33,112 -51
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 32,333 -80
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 28,501 46
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 17,510 21
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 17,375 -68
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 15,875 -40
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 14,097 74
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 12,536 55
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 11,319 23
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 10,855 -54
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 5,437 -14
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 4,313 -46
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 4,080 -29
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 3,876 -9
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 2,253 24
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 2,009 17
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 642 6

What is the world population projected to be in 2040?

By the year 2040, the world population will reach a total of 9,188,250,492 people walking the earch. This is according to the latest data from The United Nations, and specifically the unerlying data from UN Revision of World Population Prospects (medium fertility variant).

Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

Data Sources

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

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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