World Population by Country in 2072

In 2072, the world is projected to reach a total population of 10,330,059,854 and ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia will be the most populous country that year, with a total of 1,685,415,100 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina, with the second largest population globally of 1,062,612,889 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 989 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 2072 is projected to be Africa with a total population of 3,269,661,930 people, closely followed by Asia with a population of 5,180,453,969, and Latin America and the Caribbean with a population of 734,511,385 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia is projected to have the largest populous of 2,583,865,963 people on record. Followed by Western Africa with a population of 1,033,942,715, and Eastern Africa with 1,118,472,403 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 7,201,345,579 people. While the lowest population for 2072 is projected to be found in No income group available with a population of 38,436,257 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 2072

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 1,685,415,100 -2,742,079
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1,062,612,889 -11,247,296
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 481,808,242 3,873,630
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 445,824,063 2,631,933
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 387,925,372 537,807
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 325,190,910 4,722,321
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 317,030,019 -363,639
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 277,682,631 2,362,629
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 216,980,861 -1,049,771
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 203,709,658 -548,417
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 188,065,704 1,001,422
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 186,190,700 2,448,071
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 176,192,678 506,149
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 138,011,411 -547,430
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 121,497,299 -483,121
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 114,741,472 966,089
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 113,956,042 1,240,276
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 111,933,526 2,116,065
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 103,272,579 1,309,654
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 103,004,540 595,853
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 102,515,396 -365,787
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 96,383,675 813,514
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 95,130,492 816,227
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 93,329,183 -297,992
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 93,325,847 -494,136
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 87,727,655 -687,879
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 86,228,365 935,830
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 76,563,061 22,009
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 73,463,457 -192,370
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 71,624,760 1,999
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 70,538,866 819,719
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 69,825,697 773,833
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 68,394,709 878,349
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 68,390,904 685,367
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 67,652,140 411,039
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 65,809,570 149,342
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 64,116,349 456,284
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 63,752,778 -89,331
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 58,125,626 -157,797
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 57,399,611 -491,149
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 54,378,666 -239,397
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 52,980,177 473,544
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 52,299,005 658,631
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 51,915,595 640,888
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 51,885,310 -79,141
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 51,020,304 564,808
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 50,679,888 966
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 49,878,406 181,012
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 49,751,969 117,869
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 49,120,721 466,174
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 46,527,519 -15,142
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 46,370,624 624,884
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 44,156,071 7,502
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 43,617,922 -320,206
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 43,564,949 128,770
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 42,096,945 -46,556
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 38,412,150 -59,662
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 37,359,528 11,628
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 37,217,277 -312,949
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 35,696,668 457,343
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 35,362,318 121,773
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 34,969,593 -466,802
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 32,522,742 338,893
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 32,421,533 208,859
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 30,187,037 233,157
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 29,938,176 183,334
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 29,479,475 -289,908
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 29,236,375 233,773
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 27,111,312 43,182
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 26,277,283 -266,944
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 23,532,343 -109,040
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 23,172,431 -13,611
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 21,658,462 151,327
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 21,113,009 246,862
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 20,727,968 -22,930
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 19,497,550 -85,447
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 19,424,029 -137,508
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 18,948,842 -168,647
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 18,483,606 48,343
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 18,409,327 113,260
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 17,383,313 -15,990
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 17,339,616 80,093
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 17,116,201 62,856
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 16,350,992 21,339
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 16,194,928 77,973
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 15,883,217 163,172
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 15,766,621 115,614
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 15,550,137 19,466
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 15,283,710 -98,215
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 14,377,466 -18,803
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 13,875,316 150,307
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 13,276,673 -22,314
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 12,601,638 28,976
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 12,545,517 33,522
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 12,271,881 140,346
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 11,856,106 -9,325
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 11,396,337 97,398
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 11,239,445 89,320
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 11,023,318 57,369
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 10,594,376 7,184
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 10,322,819 -474
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 10,005,822 10,846
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 9,906,452 -57,501
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 9,688,464 3,093
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 9,063,296 663
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 8,866,915 14,685
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 8,853,353 3,906
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 8,417,038 -20,323
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 8,336,376 -68,833
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 7,986,425 -52,050
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 7,871,372 -44,783
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 7,713,320 -59,891
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 7,531,185 59,858
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 7,400,313 -42,410
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 7,257,767 24,430
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 6,800,644 19,596
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 6,769,848 15,949
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 6,199,174 10,775
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 6,132,754 3,283
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 5,995,642 -45,793
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 5,920,052 45,155
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 5,885,536 -22,115
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 5,879,443 -50,182
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 5,769,648 -2,315
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 5,400,142 -24,849
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 5,294,433 -6,974
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 5,022,174 17,145
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 4,931,993 2,629
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 4,869,470 -12,329
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 4,621,700 33,037
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 4,555,200 -55,935
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 4,553,169 -33,600
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 4,537,868 27,493
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 4,269,471 29,838
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 4,079,240 10,809
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 4,029,343 -48,759
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 3,765,838 15,823
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 3,447,136 23,420
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 3,090,320 2,121
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 3,012,906 -18,284
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 2,964,242 -21,673
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 2,754,518 -13,658
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 2,748,160 -26,372
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 2,263,511 -21,118
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 2,198,247 -21,571
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 2,081,060 -29,281
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 1,961,371 816
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 1,920,890 2,895
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 1,915,726 -26,873
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 1,900,383 7,370
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1,828,453 -34,952
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 1,826,928 -14,592
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,815,010 -7,998
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 1,649,224 3,636
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 1,622,605 16,964
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1,607,204 -15,617
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 1,471,213 7,169
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,429,231 -14,106
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 1,384,473 -2,984
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1,300,777 -9,745
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 1,182,334 -9,940
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 1,146,203 510
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 1,121,056 -624
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1,067,544 -7,789
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,012,156 -7,465
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 991,446 5,318
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 976,588 14,854
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 957,372 2,542
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 831,453 1,654
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 820,128 -4,692
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 818,686 -5,115
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 791,028 9,351
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 747,652 -1,285
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 744,120 -198
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 720,260 8,375
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 581,770 635
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 552,756 -3,206
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 522,953 -3,320
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 475,401 -3,449
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 466,212 -2,123
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 462,690 3,759
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 436,898 -943
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 401,939 -916
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 390,699 2,859
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 368,588 253
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 358,023 -998
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 329,995 -1,312
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 279,599 -1,535
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 240,100 -1,238
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 220,876 1,117
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 205,107 -128
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 197,403 -39
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 155,643 -1,247
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 147,821 481
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 139,497 148
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 136,517 -322
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 132,335 -450
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 112,695 -289
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 91,144 -579
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 91,058 -472
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 86,013 55
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 78,126 -629
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 76,640 -116
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 69,622 -493
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 67,078 -440
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 64,281 219
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 62,902 -194
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 59,486 -743
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 53,870 20
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 53,272 40
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 48,721 -277
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 46,590 -47
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 45,453 -389
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 42,455 300
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 42,419 -248
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 41,444 -18
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 34,497 -20
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 33,450 -74
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 33,185 -102
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 28,622 -1
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 28,059 -152
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 28,010 -112
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 25,628 -419
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 17,693 -12
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 15,494 -46
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 14,674 -36
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 14,270 23
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 12,653 -140
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 10,762 -21
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 7,865 -110
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 4,286 -22
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 3,271 -22
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 3,200 -22
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 3,186 -22
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 2,712 17
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 2,195 8
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 989 11

What is the world population projected to be in 2072?

By the year 2072, the world population will reach a total of 10,330,059,854 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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