World World: Population, total


The data set "Population, total" for the World contains data from the year 1950 until 2100.
The data until 2010 are actual data. For 2015 and later the population forecast uses 4 different variants to project the population development:
Most likely development of the population
For each country, fertility rate remains constant at the level estimated for 2005-2010
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children below the fertility in the medium variant
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children above the fertility in the medium variant
De facto population in a country as of 1 July of the year indicated.
UN Data

Linechart

This section displays the historical and forecast data as line chart, the area around the medium variant line shows the higher and lower variant.

Table

Year Medium variant Constant-fertility
1950 2,525,778,669  
1955 2,761,650,981  
1960 3,026,002,942  
1965 3,329,122,479  
1970 3,691,172,616  
1975 4,071,020,434  
1980 4,449,048,798  
1985 4,863,601,517  
1990 5,320,816,667  
1995 5,741,822,412  
2000 6,127,700,428  
2005 6,514,094,605  
2010 6,916,183,482 6,916,183,482
2015 7,324,782,225 7,353,522,434
2020 7,716,749,042 7,809,496,880
2025 8,083,412,759 8,273,410,403
2030 8,424,937,474 8,750,295,663
2035 8,743,446,952 9,255,827,910
2040 9,038,687,151 9,806,383,028
2045 9,308,438,178 10,413,537,302
2050 9,550,944,891 11,089,178,450
2055 9,766,475,107 11,852,473,756
2060 9,957,398,588 12,729,808,740
2065 10,127,006,921 13,752,494,365
2070 10,277,339,229 14,953,881,573
2075 10,409,149,043 16,371,224,725
2080 10,524,161,005 18,050,974,774
2085 10,626,467,422 20,050,115,621
2090 10,717,401,021 22,432,680,664
2095 10,794,252,256 25,269,619,467
2100 10,853,848,570 28,646,425,196