Population Growth Rate by Country in 1982

In the year 1982, the world experienced a population growth rate of 1.844% and global population grew with total of 84,950,623 people.

The country with the highest annual population growth rate was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) with a rate of 20.322%. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands with a population growth rate of 12.574%, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) with 10.33% population growth.

The country with the lowest annual population growth rate was ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue with -4.712%. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan with a population growth rate of -3.295%, and ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru with -1.303% population decline.

The geographic region with the highest population growth rate was Africa with a rate of 2.958%. Closely followed by Latin America and the Caribbean with a population growth rate of 2.097%, and Asia with a 2.045% population growth.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Micronesia had the highest population growth rate of 3.194%. Closely followed by Eastern Africa with a population growth rate of 3.071%, and Northern Africa with a 3.012% 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 2.713%. While the lowest population growth rate was recorded by High-income countries with a rate of only 0.762%.

Countries with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1982

Rank Country Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 20.322% 1,814
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 12.574% 2,844
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 10.33% 1,488
4 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 8.971% 287
5 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 7.196% 332,495
6 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 6.515% 20,562
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 5.902% 68,904
8 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 5.705% 17,828
9 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 5.695% 64,811
10 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 5.348% 3,103
11 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 5.253% 3,841
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 4.932% 81,498
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 4.856% 1,874
14 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 4.816% 6,422
15 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 4.8% 401
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 4.773% 155,844
17 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 4.758% 532,879
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 4.47% 837
19 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 4.347% 104,589
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 4.013% 1,387
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 3.995% 311,715
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 3.98% 270,011
23 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 3.897% 706,389
24 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 3.894% 3,419,672
25 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 3.821% 215,953
26 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 3.814% 465
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 3.764% 1,331
28 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 3.692% 330,359
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 3.672% 639,200
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 3.665% 37,487
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 3.663% 242,463
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 3.622% 324,036
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 3.575% 9,177
34 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 3.573% 352,700
35 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 3.542% 421
36 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 3.511% 12,468
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 3.503% 1,488,566
38 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 3.435% 13,430
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 3.431% 26,354
40 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 3.419% 8,556
41 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 3.375% 6,771
42 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 3.36% 101,586
43 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 3.339% 51,620
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 3.335% 666,963
45 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 3.322% 202,322
46 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 3.304% 20,958
47 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 3.231% 307,231
48 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 3.133% 5,461
49 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 3.105% 184,790
50 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 3.088% 13,654
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 3.083% 387,960
52 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 3.07% 1,142,464
53 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 3.047% 199,979
54 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 3.039% 139,855
55 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 3.012% 617,456
56 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 3.011% 120,890
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 2.963% 47,351
58 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 2.875% 2,224,619
59 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 2.86% 2,311
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 2.848% 58,313
61 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 2.84% 115,137
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 2.817% 266,749
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 2.814% 407,040
64 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 2.805% 120,020
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 2.798% 4,883
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 2.781% 41,386
67 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 2.779% 2,460,924
68 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 2.776% 203,224
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 2.771% 70,674
70 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 2.764% 89,865
71 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 2.737% 772,209
72 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 2.735% 47,895
73 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 2.707% 434,981
74 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 2.701% 94,326
75 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 2.674% 26,885
76 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 2.668% 160,302
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 2.667% 21,054
78 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 2.65% 1,221,227
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 2.628% 815,123
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 2.616% 542,610
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 2.601% 362,127
82 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 2.584% 221,534
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 2.561% 8,887
84 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 2.523% 87,121
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 2.516% 2,923
86 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 2.494% 172,475
87 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 2.484% 1,265,329
88 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 2.482% 74,601
89 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 2.462% 1,369,462
90 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 2.433% 407,139
91 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 2.433% 16,467
92 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 2.427% 336,870
93 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 2.426% 445,735
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 2.422% 43,160
95 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 2.405% 105,759
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 2.385% 39,736
97 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 2.384% 3,633
98 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 2.362% 2,923
99 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 2.351% 384,376
100 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 2.325% 47,673
101 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 2.322% 1,066,938
102 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 2.299% 3,568,407
103 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 2.297% 291
104 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 2.29% 627,657
105 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 2.268% 2,904,995
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 2.253% 16,425,971
107 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 2.241% 56,196
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 2.167% 130,360
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 2.154% 165,796
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 2.151% 255,962
111 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 2.15% 128,806
112 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 2.132% 40,751
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 2.13% 156,190
114 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 2.108% 73,980
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 2.086% 107,857
116 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 2.076% 67,161
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 2.045% 78,555
118 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 2.028% 967,429
119 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 2.028% 119,224
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 2.008% 1,418,976
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 2.007% 78,114
122 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 1.918% 88,224
123 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 1.858% 4,313
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 1.803% 2,275
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 1.802% 626,025
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 1.785% 1,124
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 1.704% 1,645
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 1.701% 670,090
129 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1.688% 17,103,397
130 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 1.674% 86,516
131 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 1.673% 1,689
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 1.663% 243,428
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 1.599% 13,733
134 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 1.578% 48,004
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 1.559% 450,760
136 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 1.555% 8,823
137 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 1.555% 140,704
138 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 1.541% 288,142
139 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 1.536% 233,004
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1.529% 33,626
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 1.489% 97,802
142 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 1.473% 227,388
143 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 1.462% 10,182
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 1.447% 267,735
145 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 1.446% 4,720
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 1.443% 3,377
147 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 1.439% 169,947
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 1.418% 391
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1.411% 13,885
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 1.405% 361
151 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 1.401% 112
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 1.374% 4,656
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 1.25% 642
154 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1.235% 14,288
155 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 1.22% 1,854
156 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 1.219% 40,226
157 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 1.216% 537
158 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 1.19% 1,183
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 1.144% 108,967
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 1.138% 869
161 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 1.095% 27,009
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 1.089% 34,870
163 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 1.089% 273,415
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 1.044% 68
165 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 1.04% 2,372,013
166 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 1.014% 32,293
167 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 1.004% 6,580
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 0.95% 39,705
169 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 0.938% 339,518
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 0.916% 3,111
171 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 0.906% 38,718
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 0.9% 568
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 0.893% 17,479
174 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 0.868% 2,923
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 0.86% 30,797
176 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 0.789% 172
177 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 0.788% 428
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 0.768% 409
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 0.757% 23,249
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 0.735% 38,375
181 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 0.724% 71,699
182 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 0.712% 84
183 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 0.706% 35,630
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 0.695% 23,996
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 0.685% 17,855
186 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.685% 747
187 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 0.663% 926,689
188 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 0.662% 9,904
189 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 0.646% 64,212
190 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 0.613% 29,604
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 0.595% 708,502
192 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 0.581% 386
193 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 0.575% 36,760
194 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 0.559% 303,712
195 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 0.559% 34
196 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 0.557% 211,648
197 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 0.538% 10,364
198 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 0.523% 74,709
199 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 0.518% 24,493
200 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 0.459% 1,730
201 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 0.458% 13,641
202 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 0.456% 45,203
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 0.404% 2,414
204 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 0.379% 84,717
205 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 0.375% 15,442
206 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 0.35% 896
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 0.349% 23
208 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 0.336% 26,374
209 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 0.335% 168,616
210 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 0.244% 4
211 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 0.228% 149
212 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.179% 4
213 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 0.171% 14,286
214 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 0.129% 470
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 0.125% 12,273
216 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 0.122% 204
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 0.09% 26
218 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 0.085% 48,002
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 0.084% 8,687
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 0.072% 40,918
221 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 0.064% 62
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark -0.01% -488
223 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao -0.026% -41
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man -0.045% -29
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany -0.073% -56,308
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana -0.087% -681
227 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria -0.131% -11,764
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria -0.262% -19,816
229 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary -0.276% -29,377
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis -0.402% -172
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica -0.504% -366
232 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See -0.548% -4
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat -0.602% -68
234 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands -1.195% -208
235 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru -1.303% -100
236 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan -3.295% -332,387
237 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue -4.712% -160

Regions with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1982

Rank Region Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 Africa 2.958% 15,100,169
2 Latin America and the Caribbean 2.097% 7,926,889
3 Asia 2.045% 56,103,479
4 Oceania 1.608% 380,310
5 Northern America 1.045% 2,646,532
6 Europe 0.399% 2,793,244

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1982

Rank Sub-Region Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 Micronesia 3.194% 10,780
2 Eastern Africa 3.071% 4,784,553
3 Northern Africa 3.012% 3,471,930
4 Middle Africa 2.979% 1,680,509
5 Western Africa 2.855% 4,221,338
6 Western Asia 2.742% 3,352,060
7 Southern Africa 2.678% 941,839
8 Southern Asia 2.432% 24,093,047
9 South-Eastern Asia 2.303% 8,557,910
10 Melanesia 2.185% 96,961
11 Central Asia 2.174% 923,743
12 South America 2.174% 5,492,816
13 Central America 2.109% 2,000,586
14 Eastern Asia 1.577% 19,176,719
15 Australia/New Zealand 1.445% 265,298
16 Caribbean 1.419% 433,487
17 Polynesia 1.409% 7,271
18 Eastern Europe 0.546% 1,626,634
19 Southern Europe 0.441% 619,497
20 Northern Europe 0.215% 194,561
21 Western Europe 0.207% 352,552

Income Groups with the Highest Population Growth Rate in 1982

Rank Income Group Growth Rate Population Change +/-
1 No income group available 2.713% 441,611
2 Low-income countries 2.663% 6,552,833
3 Lower-middle-income countries 2.463% 41,145,020
4 Middle-income countries 2.09% 70,583,612
5 Upper-middle-income countries 1.724% 29,438,592
6 High-income countries 0.762% 7,372,567

Data Information

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Data Sources

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

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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