๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พ Population of Syrian Arab Republic

23,227,014
Current Population of Syrian Arab Republic
1,132,205
Net population growth this year
126.43
Population Density (people/kmยฒ)

As of July 1, 2023 the population of Syrian Arab Republic reached 23,227,014, of which 11,625,364 people are male and 11,601,649 female. The country has a population density of 126.433 people per square kilometer. With an overall population growth rate of 4.875% for the year. According to the latest data, Syrian Arab Republic is set to increase its population size by 1,109,873 people next year. Making the total population count of Syrian Arab Republic 24,348,053 people by 2024.

Historic Population of Syrian Arab Republic (1950 - 2023)

Between 1950 and 2023 the population of Syrian Arab Republic grown from 3,543,537 people to 23,227,014. An increase of the population size by 555.48% in 73 years.

Year Total Male Female People +/- Density (p/kmยฒ) Growth Rate
1950 3,543,537 1,829,602 1,713,935 74,876 19.2888 2.113%
1951 3,620,726 1,867,684 1,753,043 79,502 19.7089 2.196%
1952 3,703,006 1,908,513 1,794,493 85,057 20.1568 2.297%
1953 3,791,081 1,952,382 1,838,699 91,095 20.6362 2.403%
1954 3,886,094 1,999,920 1,886,174 98,929 21.1534 2.546%
1955 3,989,100 2,051,676 1,937,425 107,085 21.7141 2.685%
1956 4,099,490 2,107,314 1,992,176 113,693 22.315 2.774%
1957 4,216,848 2,166,614 2,050,234 121,023 22.9538 2.87%
1958 4,341,276 2,229,595 2,111,682 127,835 23.6311 2.945%
1959 4,472,564 2,296,092 2,176,472 134,739 24.3458 3.013%
1960 4,610,712 2,366,122 2,244,590 141,557 25.0978 3.07%
1961 4,751,534 2,437,246 2,314,288 140,089 25.8643 2.949%
1962 4,894,996 2,509,403 2,385,593 146,833 26.6452 3.0%
1963 5,045,246 2,584,970 2,460,275 153,667 27.4631 3.046%
1964 5,202,846 2,664,306 2,538,539 161,533 28.321 3.105%
1965 5,368,451 2,747,778 2,620,674 169,678 29.2224 3.161%
1966 5,542,003 2,835,244 2,706,758 177,426 30.1671 3.202%
1967 5,723,306 2,926,363 2,796,943 185,180 31.154 3.236%
1968 5,912,714 3,021,445 2,891,270 193,637 32.185 3.275%
1969 6,111,364 3,121,394 2,989,970 203,663 33.2664 3.333%
1970 6,319,200 3,226,062 3,093,137 212,007 34.3977 3.355%
1971 6,538,526 3,336,856 3,201,670 226,647 35.5916 3.467%
1972 6,768,544 3,453,372 3,315,173 233,389 36.8436 3.448%
1973 7,003,114 3,571,133 3,431,981 235,750 38.1205 3.367%
1974 7,244,901 3,692,523 3,552,378 247,824 39.4366 3.421%
1975 7,497,126 3,820,331 3,676,794 256,625 40.8096 3.423%
1976 7,758,673 3,952,892 3,805,780 266,470 42.2333 3.435%
1977 8,029,312 4,090,008 3,939,305 274,809 43.7065 3.423%
1978 8,310,217 4,231,993 4,078,224 287,000 45.2355 3.454%
1979 8,600,747 4,378,344 4,222,403 294,060 46.817 3.419%
1980 8,898,954 4,528,252 4,370,703 302,355 48.4402 3.398%
1981 9,203,635 4,680,884 4,522,752 307,006 50.0987 3.336%
1982 9,510,754 4,832,933 4,677,820 307,231 51.7705 3.231%
1983 9,835,461 4,994,708 4,840,752 342,184 53.538 3.479%
1984 10,183,138 5,170,379 5,012,760 353,171 55.4305 3.469%
1985 10,540,926 5,351,282 5,189,644 362,404 57.3781 3.438%
1986 10,907,619 5,536,739 5,370,880 370,982 59.3741 3.401%
1987 11,281,107 5,725,450 5,555,656 375,994 61.4071 3.333%
1988 11,657,772 5,915,573 5,742,199 377,335 63.4575 3.237%
1989 12,034,097 6,105,375 5,928,722 375,316 65.5059 3.119%
1990 12,408,996 6,294,282 6,114,714 374,483 67.5467 3.018%
1991 12,782,280 6,482,015 6,300,266 372,085 69.5786 2.911%
1992 13,156,406 6,670,047 6,486,358 376,165 71.6151 2.859%
1993 13,537,060 6,861,420 6,675,641 385,145 73.6871 2.845%
1994 13,922,626 7,054,826 6,867,800 385,986 75.7859 2.773%
1995 14,313,450 7,251,008 7,062,441 395,661 77.9133 2.764%
1996 14,708,879 7,449,878 7,259,000 395,198 80.0658 2.687%
1997 15,103,996 7,648,408 7,455,588 395,037 82.2165 2.616%
1998 15,500,542 7,847,538 7,653,005 398,055 84.3751 2.568%
1999 15,901,202 8,048,388 7,852,813 403,263 86.556 2.536%
2000 16,307,654 8,251,719 8,055,934 409,642 88.7685 2.512%
2001 16,727,948 8,461,998 8,265,950 430,946 91.0563 2.576%
2002 17,164,021 8,680,304 8,483,716 441,200 93.43 2.571%
2003 17,611,356 8,904,161 8,707,194 453,469 95.865 2.575%
2004 18,084,007 9,141,476 8,942,531 491,834 98.4378 2.72%
2005 18,583,557 9,393,082 9,190,476 507,267 101.157 2.73%
2006 19,432,009 9,818,866 9,613,142 1,189,636 105.7755 6.124%
2007 20,703,005 10,455,630 10,247,376 1,352,357 112.6939 6.535%
2008 21,474,059 10,842,592 10,631,467 189,751 116.8911 0.884%
2009 21,827,220 11,020,640 10,806,580 516,571 118.8135 2.367%
2010 22,337,562 11,277,036 11,060,526 504,113 121.5914 2.257%
2011 22,730,733 11,474,102 11,256,631 282,228 123.7316 1.242%
2012 22,605,577 11,405,754 11,199,824 -532,539 123.0503 -2.356%
2013 21,495,821 10,836,930 10,658,890 -1,686,975 117.0095 -7.852%
2014 20,072,232 10,109,590 9,962,642 -1,160,202 109.2604 -5.782%
2015 19,205,178 9,663,595 9,541,582 -573,907 104.5407 -2.989%
2016 18,964,252 9,533,468 9,430,784 92,056 103.2293 0.485%
2017 18,983,373 9,532,365 9,451,008 -53,814 103.3334 -0.283%
2018 19,333,463 9,697,360 9,636,103 753,994 105.239 3.9%
2019 20,098,251 10,073,931 10,024,320 775,583 109.4021 3.859%
2020 20,772,595 10,407,664 10,364,931 573,105 113.0728 2.759%
2021 21,324,367 10,681,136 10,643,230 530,438 116.0762 2.488%
2022 22,125,249 11,078,628 11,046,621 1,071,325 120.4357 4.843%
2023 23,227,014 11,625,364 11,601,649 1,132,205 126.433 4.875%

Statements that can be derived from Syrian Arab Republic's population data

  • Syrian Arab Republic has a population of 23,227,014 people, as of July 1, 2023.
  • Syrian Arab Republic's population is equivalent to 0.29% of the total world population.
  • In 2023, Syrian Arab Republic's population will grow with 1,132,205 people.
  • In 2023, 757,103 more people will immigrate to Syrian Arab Republic than emigrate from the country.
  • The median age of the population in Syrian Arab Republic is 22.25 years.
  • In Syrian Arab Republic there are 126.43 people per square kilometers (0.386102 square miles), if spaced out evenly.
  • 15.84 infants die at birth out of a 1000 new born in Syrian Arab Republic.
  • In Syrian Arab Republic, 11,625,364 of the total population are male, and 11,601,649 are female.

Future Population of Syrian Arab Republic (2023 - 2100)

Syrian Arab Republic's population is set to incease in the future from 23,227,014 people to 43,472,700 people. An increase of the population size by 1126.82% from 2023 to 2100.

Year Total Male Female People +/- Density (p/kmยฒ) Growth Rate
2023 23,227,014 11,625,364 11,601,649 1,132,205 126.433 4.875%
2024 24,348,053 12,181,444 12,166,609 1,109,873 132.5353 4.559%
2025 25,427,191 12,716,264 12,710,926 1,048,403 138.4094 4.124%
2026 26,436,176 13,215,734 13,220,441 969,567 143.9017 3.668%
2027 27,369,725 13,677,232 13,692,493 897,531 148.9833 3.28%
2028 28,245,013 14,109,418 14,135,595 853,045 153.7478 3.02%
2029 29,067,596 14,515,131 14,552,466 792,123 158.2254 2.725%
2030 29,824,735 14,888,002 14,936,734 722,155 162.3468 2.421%
2031 30,512,875 15,226,286 15,286,589 654,124 166.0926 2.144%
2032 31,143,413 15,535,730 15,607,683 606,953 169.5249 1.949%
2033 31,736,160 15,826,233 15,909,927 578,540 172.7514 1.823%
2034 32,302,224 16,103,314 16,198,910 553,587 175.8327 1.714%
2035 32,839,951 16,366,133 16,473,819 521,869 178.7597 1.589%
2036 33,346,682 16,613,350 16,733,332 491,594 181.5181 1.474%
2037 33,825,540 16,846,537 16,979,002 466,119 184.1247 1.378%
2038 34,279,788 17,067,298 17,212,490 442,378 186.5973 1.291%
2039 34,711,951 17,276,879 17,435,072 421,948 188.9497 1.216%
2040 35,121,421 17,474,968 17,646,452 396,992 191.1786 1.13%
2041 35,509,434 17,662,163 17,847,270 379,033 193.2907 1.067%
2042 35,877,547 17,839,264 18,038,284 357,194 195.2945 0.996%
2043 36,225,380 18,006,066 18,219,315 338,473 197.1879 0.934%
2044 36,556,446 18,164,357 18,392,089 323,658 198.99 0.885%
2045 36,873,389 18,315,498 18,557,891 310,228 200.7152 0.841%
2046 37,176,390 18,459,546 18,716,844 295,775 202.3645 0.796%
2047 37,468,039 18,597,845 18,870,194 287,521 203.9521 0.767%
2048 37,752,283 18,732,412 19,019,872 280,969 205.4993 0.744%
2049 38,031,069 18,864,257 19,166,812 276,603 207.0169 0.727%
2050 38,306,374 18,994,377 19,311,996 274,005 208.5155 0.715%
2051 38,579,208 19,123,283 19,455,926 271,665 210.0006 0.704%
2052 38,851,676 19,252,102 19,599,574 273,270 211.4837 0.703%
2053 39,124,556 19,381,211 19,743,344 272,489 212.9691 0.696%
2054 39,396,979 19,510,182 19,886,797 272,358 214.452 0.691%
2055 39,669,888 19,639,518 20,030,370 273,460 215.9376 0.689%
2056 39,945,166 19,770,129 20,175,036 277,096 217.436 0.694%
2057 40,221,867 19,901,573 20,320,294 276,306 218.9422 0.687%
2058 40,497,663 20,032,682 20,464,981 275,286 220.4434 0.68%
2059 40,771,111 20,162,700 20,608,411 271,610 221.9319 0.666%
2060 41,041,963 20,291,504 20,750,459 270,094 223.4063 0.658%
2061 41,310,282 20,419,179 20,891,103 266,544 224.8668 0.645%
2062 41,573,795 20,544,607 21,029,188 260,481 226.3012 0.627%
2063 41,829,411 20,666,215 21,163,196 250,752 227.6926 0.599%
2064 42,074,615 20,782,748 21,291,867 239,655 229.0274 0.57%
2065 42,308,577 20,893,710 21,414,868 228,270 230.3009 0.54%
2066 42,530,285 20,998,541 21,531,744 215,146 231.5077 0.506%
2067 42,738,613 21,096,733 21,641,879 201,509 232.6417 0.471%
2068 42,932,974 21,188,023 21,744,950 187,213 233.6997 0.436%
2069 43,112,793 21,272,183 21,840,609 172,425 234.6785 0.4%
2070 43,278,271 21,349,312 21,928,959 158,532 235.5793 0.366%
2071 43,429,050 21,419,178 22,009,873 143,027 236.4 0.329%
2072 43,564,949 21,481,685 22,083,264 128,770 237.1398 0.296%
2073 43,686,585 21,537,213 22,149,373 114,502 237.8019 0.262%
2074 43,793,508 21,585,656 22,207,852 99,344 238.3839 0.227%
2075 43,885,557 21,627,021 22,258,536 84,754 238.885 0.193%
2076 43,964,048 21,662,080 22,301,967 72,228 239.3122 0.164%
2077 44,029,058 21,690,856 22,338,202 57,793 239.6661 0.131%
2078 44,080,662 21,713,467 22,367,195 45,415 239.947 0.103%
2079 44,120,741 21,731,029 22,389,713 34,743 240.1652 0.079%
2080 44,150,889 21,744,339 22,406,550 25,552 240.3293 0.058%
2081 44,171,504 21,753,644 22,417,859 15,678 240.4415 0.035%
2082 44,183,529 21,759,494 22,424,036 8,373 240.5069 0.019%
2083 44,187,776 21,762,333 22,425,444 121 240.5301 0.0%
2084 44,183,261 21,761,768 22,421,494 -9,152 240.5055 -0.021%
2085 44,170,508 21,758,177 22,412,332 -16,354 240.4361 -0.037%
2086 44,151,462 21,752,639 22,398,823 -21,738 240.3324 -0.049%
2087 44,125,936 21,745,036 22,380,899 -29,314 240.1934 -0.066%
2088 44,093,800 21,735,191 22,358,609 -34,957 240.0185 -0.079%
2089 44,056,168 21,723,764 22,332,404 -40,309 239.8137 -0.091%
2090 44,014,900 21,711,643 22,303,257 -42,227 239.589 -0.096%
2091 43,970,167 21,698,856 22,271,311 -47,238 239.3455 -0.107%
2092 43,921,307 21,685,070 22,236,237 -50,482 239.0796 -0.115%
2093 43,869,240 21,670,515 22,198,725 -53,652 238.7961 -0.122%
2094 43,814,412 21,655,259 22,159,154 -56,003 238.4977 -0.128%
2095 43,758,372 21,639,915 22,118,457 -56,078 238.1927 -0.128%
2096 43,701,914 21,624,686 22,077,228 -56,838 237.8853 -0.13%
2097 43,644,326 21,609,075 22,035,250 -58,338 237.5719 -0.134%
2098 43,586,244 21,593,107 21,993,138 -57,825 237.2557 -0.133%
2099 43,529,030 21,577,296 21,951,734 -56,604 236.9443 -0.13%
2100 43,472,700 21,561,583 21,911,118 -56,056 236.6376 -0.129%

Population Density of Syrian Arab Republic

Today, Syrian Arab Republic has a population density of 126.433 people per square kilometer. The country has seen a change in density from 19.2888 people/kmยฒ since the 1950 to 126.433 people/kmยฒ in 2023. In the future, Syrian Arab Republic is projected to reach a population density of 236.6376 people per square kilometer, by the year 2100.

Population Density of Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100

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Growth Rate of Syrian Arab Republic's Population

The population growth rate of Syrian Arab Republic currently stands at 4.875% as of July 1, 2023. This is an increase by 0.032 percentage points when compared to data from previous year. By 2023, the population growth rate of Syrian Arab Republic will decrease to 4.875%. If we look further into the future, we can see that Syrian Arab Republic's population growth is projected to land at a negative rate of -0.129% by the year 2100.

Population Growth Rate of Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Growth Rate
1950 2.113%
1960 3.07%
1970 3.355%
1980 3.398%
1990 3.018%
2000 2.512%
2010 2.257%
2020 2.759%
Year Growth Rate
2030 2.421%
2040 1.13%
2050 0.715%
2060 0.658%
2070 0.366%
2080 0.058%
2090 -0.096%
2100 -0.129%
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Life Expectancy of Syrian Arab Republic

Today, Syrian Arab Republic has an average life expectancy of 72.4491 years of age. The country has seen a change in life expectancy from 44.1443 years since the 1950 to 72.4491 years in 2023. In the future, Syrian Arab Republic is projected to reach a population life expectancy of 83.9279 years of age, by the year 2100.

Life Expectancy of Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Life Expectancy (Age)
1950 44,144
1960 53,546
1970 60,527
1980 66,351
1990 69,817
2000 70,763
2010 73,880
2020 72,139
Year Life Expectancy (Age)
2030 73,522
2040 75,071
2050 76,606
2060 78,138
2070 79,690
2080 81,226
2090 82,638
2100 83,927
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Migration to and from Syrian Arab Republic

In 2023 Syrian Arab Republic will see net migrations of 757,103 people. This means that 757,103 more people will immigrate to Syrian Arab Republic than emigrate from the country this year. An increase of net migrations when compared to the previous year of 2022, when the net migrations of Syrian Arab Republic was 734,304.

Net Migration for Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Net Migration
1950 0
1960 0
1970 -19,260
1980 -28,012
1990 -12,182
2000 -18,458
2010 -54,336
2020 270,006
Year Net Migration
2030 174,636
2040 -9,999
2050 -9,999
2060 -9,999
2070 -9,999
2080 -9,999
2090 -9,999
2100 -9,999
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Births in Syrian Arab Republic

In 2023, Syrian Arab Republic will see 490,781 babies be born. That is an increase when compared to the ammount of births recorded by Syrian Arab Republic in 2022, when the country saw 446,859 new borns.

Births Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Births
1950 166,567
1960 216,783
1970 298,001
1980 390,383
1990 446,058
2000 500,107
2010 641,215
2020 406,127
Year Births
2030 699,103
2040 595,853
2050 523,256
2060 578,252
2070 527,934
2080 472,180
2090 474,170
2100 443,938
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Deaths in Syrian Arab Republic

In 2023, 115,683 people will die in Syrian Arab Republic. That is an increase of Syrian Arab Republic's death count when compared to 2022, when the country recorded 109,839 deaths.

Deaths Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Deaths
1950 91,700
1960 75,233
1970 66,730
1980 60,019
1990 59,390
2000 72,012
2010 82,765
2020 103,032
Year Births
2030 151,593
2040 188,859
2050 239,252
2060 298,161
2070 359,410
2080 436,640
2090 506,411
2100 489,995
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Median Age in Syrian Arab Republic

The median age of Syrian Arab Republic has been on an upward trend since the 1950's and it will continue well into the future. When the median age of Syrian Arab Republic will reach 42.963 years of age, by the year 2100.

Median Age in Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Median Age
1950 19.6082
1960 16.6122
1970 14.8892
1980 14.4157
1990 15.4429
2000 17.7834
2010 20.8076
2020 20.3819
Year Median Age
2030 25.7313
2040 29.9122
2050 32.8971
2060 34.0651
2070 37.3914
2080 40.7503
2090 42.186
2100 42.963
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Fertility Rate in Syrian Arab Republic

The fertility rate of Syrian Arab Republic has been on a downward trend since the 1950's and it will continue well into the future. When the total fertility rate of Syrian Arab Republic will reach 1.7638 births per woman, by the year 2100.

Fertility Rate in Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Total Fertility Rate (births per woman)
1950 7.6
1960 7.485
1970 7.6935
1980 7.1554
1990 5.3843
2000 4.0009
2010 3.4038
2020 2.7984
Year Total Fertility Rate (births per woman)
2030 2.4349
2040 2.1713
2050 2.0272
2060 1.9238
2070 1.8622
2080 1.8125
2090 1.7808
2100 1.7638
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Infant Mortality Rate in Syrian Arab Republic

The infant mortality rate is recorded as infant deaths under 1 year for every 1,000 live births. It gives us an insight into the maternal and infant health of Syrian Arab Republic while at the same time being an important marker for the overall health of the country. The infant mortality rate of Syrian Arab Republic has been on a positive downward trend since the 1950's when the infant mortality rate of the country was 179.5552. Today, Syrian Arab Republic has a much better infant mortality rate of 15.8408 infant deaths for every 1,000 live births. This is set to improve even further in the future when Syrian Arab Republic is projected to record an infant mortality rate of only 3.433 infant deaths for every 1,000 live births, by the year 2100.

Infant Mortality Rate in Syrian Arab Republic Between 1950 - 2100 (10 Year Increments)

Year Infant Mortality Rate
1950 179.5552
1960 118.0251
1970 77.2371
1980 47.1617
1990 29.9337
2000 19.2869
2010 15.9262
2020 18.1475
Year Infant Mortality Rate
2030 12.6301
2040 9.7726
2050 7.5891
2060 6.0854
2070 5.1239
2080 4.3542
2090 3.8034
2100 3.433
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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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