Population Growth Rate by Country in 1975

In the year 1975, the world experienced a population growth rate of 1.791% and global population grew with total of 72,897,765 people.

The country with the highest annual population growth rate was ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates with a rate of 9.554%. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti with a population growth rate of 9.102%, and ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar with 8.124% population growth.

The country with the lowest annual population growth rate was ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara with -26.354%. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia with a population growth rate of -6.181%, and ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue with -5.481% population decline.

The geographic region with the highest population growth rate was Africa with a rate of 2.838%. Closely followed by Latin America and the Caribbean with a population growth rate of 2.338%, and Asia with a 1.971% population growth.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Northern Africa had the highest population growth rate of 3.08%. Closely followed by Central America with a population growth rate of 2.908%, and Eastern Africa with a 2.843% population growth.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that No income group available has the highest population growth rate of 2.754%. While the lowest population growth rate was recorded by High-income countries with a rate of only 0.867%.

Countries with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1975

Rank Country Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 9.554% 51,878
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 9.102% 18,971
3 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 8.124% 15,836
4 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 6.841% 609
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 6.317% 69,215
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 5.939% 1,641
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 5.9% 38,907
8 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 5.319% 419,933
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 5.186% 118,821
10 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 5.164% 14,721
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 5.139% 37,400
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 4.859% 763,889
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 4.772% 658
14 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 4.547% 311,622
15 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 4.498% 287
16 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 4.342% 34,177
17 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 4.151% 3,377
18 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 4.142% 559,029
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 4.106% 2,231
20 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 3.744% 1,576
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 3.652% 243
22 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 3.597% 584,295
23 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 3.535% 4,829
24 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 3.423% 256,625
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 3.38% 41,098
26 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 3.38% 218
27 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 3.374% 5,386
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 3.324% 899
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 3.308% 451,539
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 3.304% 11,639
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 3.302% 232,234
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 3.251% 377,627
33 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 3.219% 3,283
34 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 3.204% 4,480
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 3.197% 310,192
36 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 3.14% 101,450
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 3.131% 190,865
38 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 3.122% 89,193
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 3.118% 58,824
40 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 3.091% 27,093
41 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 3.06% 106,534
42 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 3.015% 15,362
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 3.01% 18,448
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 3.007% 988,039
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 3.007% 4,304
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 3.003% 8,410
47 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 3.003% 2,045,373
48 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 3.001% 231,665
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 3.001% 1,760,986
50 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 2.99% 37,783
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 2.968% 38,656
52 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 2.962% 232,634
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 2.955% 145,725
54 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 2.947% 5,830
55 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 2.921% 405,783
56 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 2.921% 384,806
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 2.911% 43,241
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 2.896% 295,704
59 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 2.895% 130,729
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 2.867% 151,403
61 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 2.8% 1,759,885
62 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 2.788% 206,227
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 2.769% 46,281
64 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 2.769% 196,726
65 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 2.763% 159,380
66 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 2.738% 146,193
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 2.736% 705,307
68 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 2.667% 134,602
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 2.64% 608,557
70 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 2.635% 309,042
71 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 2.632% 66,485
72 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 2.627% 38,106
73 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 2.582% 54,528
74 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 2.548% 44,210
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 2.547% 35,834
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 2.511% 3,294,965
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 2.511% 128,203
78 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 2.501% 386,231
79 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 2.489% 1,169,086
80 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 2.487% 40,413
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 2.485% 288,642
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 2.482% 429,973
83 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 2.476% 67,214
84 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 2.475% 153,487
85 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 2.461% 104,039
86 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 2.456% 1,041,143
87 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 2.44% 997,956
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 2.431% 64,424
89 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 2.429% 108,125
90 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 2.41% 89,624
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 2.409% 81,602
92 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 2.37% 59,469
93 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 2.369% 61
94 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 2.355% 2,560,244
95 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 2.348% 79,336
96 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 2.341% 755,012
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 2.318% 281,776
98 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 2.297% 1,715,539
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 2.273% 64,352
100 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 2.258% 92,041
101 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 2.254% 1,939
102 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 2.243% 115,032
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 2.238% 14,842
104 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 2.237% 1,363
105 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 2.229% 864,323
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 2.22% 13,841,652
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 2.201% 336
108 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 2.189% 61,178
109 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 2.179% 303,446
110 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 2.177% 509,566
111 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 2.165% 1,453
112 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 2.11% 2,099
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 2.093% 619
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 2.091% 63,006
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 2.078% 55,939
116 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 2.036% 76,322
117 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 2.03% 124,611
118 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 2.025% 2,648
119 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 2.018% 4,074
120 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 2.004% 794,915
121 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 1.986% 81,108
122 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 1.978% 45,184
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 1.963% 595,722
124 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 1.927% 2,992
125 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 1.899% 376
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 1.888% 63,330
127 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 1.875% 57,286
128 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 1.873% 95,982
129 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 1.861% 307,988
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 1.797% 245,461
131 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 1.792% 119,866
132 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 1.727% 9,943
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 1.711% 394
134 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 1.704% 1,900
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 1.666% 278,540
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 1.651% 97,845
137 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 1.625% 173
138 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 1.617% 48,059
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 1.609% 578,101
140 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1.596% 14,603,726
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 1.591% 411,573
142 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 1.583% 168,375
143 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 1.575% 1,472
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 1.541% 70,699
145 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 1.524% 9,146
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 1.516% 47,887
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 1.501% 383
148 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 1.456% 7,506
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 1.436% 188,919
150 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 1.431% 103
151 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 1.424% 44,064
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1.408% 24,970
153 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 1.39% 321,494
154 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 1.381% 142
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1.367% 27,382
156 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 1.362% 125,347
157 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 1.322% 279,762
158 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1.315% 11,684
159 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1.294% 13,640
160 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 1.281% 28,590
161 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 1.201% 720
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 1.184% 2,583
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 1.157% 846
164 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 1.122% 681
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 1.118% 155,227
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 1.11% 1,247,853
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 1.078% 6,028
168 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 1.073% 436
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 1.065% 7,939
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 1.06% 41,478
171 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 1.045% 373,700
172 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 1.021% 48,368
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 1.007% 495
174 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 0.988% 93,991
175 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 0.961% 38,664
176 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 0.961% 2,029,545
177 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 0.948% 321,433
178 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 0.93% 2,831
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 0.906% 79,739
180 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 0.898% 55
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 0.898% 30,241
182 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 0.896% 16,285
183 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 0.856% 64,010
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 0.822% 2,669
185 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.821% 853
186 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 0.796% 11,335
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 0.719% 2,298
188 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 0.713% 97,371
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 0.699% 34,720
190 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 0.679% 908,673
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 0.664% 2,347
192 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 0.663% 62,994
193 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 0.663% 19,041
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 0.66% 16,451
195 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 0.652% 465
196 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 0.651% 182
197 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 0.649% 65,019
198 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 0.603% 39
199 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 0.602% 63,349
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 0.565% 311,378
201 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 0.553% 270,214
202 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 0.509% 1,257
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 0.5% 25,269
204 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 0.489% 19,599
205 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 0.485% 43,018
206 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 0.475% 249,248
207 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 0.454% 27
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 0.418% 1,375
209 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 0.385% 17,627
210 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 0.383% 18,040
211 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 0.381% 37
212 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 0.325% 26,719
213 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.307% 7
214 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 0.271% 421
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 0.267% 142
216 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 0.225% 26
217 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 0.103% 10,059
218 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 0.033% 211
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 0.029% 16,529
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey -0.017% -9
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR -0.115% -285
222 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau -0.185% -3
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany -0.186% -145,937
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda -0.206% -132
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis -0.335% -147
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria -0.354% -26,792
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada -0.371% -360
228 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See -0.406% -3
229 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau -0.452% -57
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati -0.557% -338
231 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland -0.559% -35,415
232 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname -0.675% -2,647
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea -2.511% -7,113
234 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands -3.611% -681
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue -5.481% -234
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia -6.181% -415,723
237 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara -26.354% -17,520

Regions with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1975

Rank Region Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 Africa 2.838% 11,850,066
2 Latin America and the Caribbean 2.338% 7,550,740
3 Asia 1.971% 47,212,326
4 Oceania 1.383% 297,818
5 Northern America 1.003% 2,351,703
6 Europe 0.537% 3,635,112

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1975

Rank Sub-Region Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 Northern Africa 3.08% 2,877,895
2 Central America 2.908% 2,298,543
3 Eastern Africa 2.843% 3,618,069
4 Southern Africa 2.839% 826,260
5 Western Africa 2.726% 3,304,451
6 Western Asia 2.671% 2,698,838
7 Middle Africa 2.631% 1,223,391
8 Southern Asia 2.316% 19,437,229
9 Central Asia 2.282% 831,051
10 South-Eastern Asia 2.239% 7,077,919
11 Melanesia 2.235% 85,063
12 South America 2.232% 4,826,338
13 Polynesia 1.954% 8,969
14 Eastern Asia 1.557% 17,167,289
15 Micronesia 1.553% 4,495
16 Caribbean 1.535% 425,859
17 Australia/New Zealand 1.174% 199,291
18 Southern Europe 0.87% 1,162,500
19 Eastern Europe 0.737% 2,104,308
20 Northern Europe 0.243% 216,646
21 Western Europe 0.09% 151,658

Income Groups with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1975

Rank Income Group Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 No income group available 2.754% 366,702
2 Low-income countries 2.584% 5,367,073
3 Lower-middle-income countries 2.348% 33,090,968
4 Middle-income countries 2.019% 59,241,503
5 Upper-middle-income countries 1.715% 26,150,535
6 High-income countries 0.867% 7,922,487

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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