Burkina Faso Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Burkina Faso population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Burkina Faso in 2022 is 22,673,762, a 2.59% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Burkina Faso in 2021 was 22,100,683, a 2.69% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Burkina Faso in 2020 was 21,522,626, a 2.73% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Burkina Faso in 2019 was 20,951,639, a 2.74% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 123,379,924
Democratic Republic of Congo 99,010,212
Tanzania 65,497,748
Uganda 47,249,585
Afghanistan 41,128,771
Yemen 33,696,614
Mozambique 32,969,518
Nepal 30,547,580
Madagascar 29,611,714
Niger 26,207,977
North Korea 26,069,416
Burkina Faso 22,673,762
Mali 22,593,590
Malawi 20,405,317
Chad 17,723,315
Somalia 17,597,511
Senegal 17,316,449
Zimbabwe 16,320,537
Guinea 13,859,341
Rwanda 13,776,698
Benin 13,352,864
Burundi 12,889,576
Haiti 11,584,996
South Sudan 10,913,164
Tajikistan 9,952,787
Togo 8,848,699
Sierra Leone 8,605,718
Central African Republic 5,579,144
Liberia 5,302,681
Eritrea 3,684,032
Gambia 2,705,992
Guinea-Bissau 2,105,566
Comoros 836,774
Burkina Faso - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 22,673,762 2.59%
2021 22,100,683 2.69%
2020 21,522,626 2.73%
2019 20,951,639 2.74%
2018 20,392,723 2.81%
2017 19,835,858 2.91%
2016 19,275,498 2.98%
2015 18,718,019 3.02%
2014 18,169,842 3.02%
2013 17,636,408 3.05%
2012 17,113,732 3.08%
2011 16,602,651 3.01%
2010 16,116,845 2.98%
2009 15,650,022 2.97%
2008 15,197,915 2.99%
2007 14,757,074 3.08%
2006 14,316,242 3.17%
2005 13,876,127 3.20%
2004 13,445,977 3.19%
2003 13,030,591 3.15%
2002 12,632,269 3.12%
2001 12,249,764 3.09%
2000 11,882,888 3.03%
1999 11,533,554 2.97%
1998 11,201,063 2.79%
1997 10,897,353 2.60%
1996 10,621,210 2.59%
1995 10,353,263 2.60%
1994 10,091,256 2.55%
1993 9,840,075 2.52%
1992 9,598,555 2.49%
1991 9,365,064 2.56%
1990 9,131,361 2.65%
1989 8,895,234 2.67%
1988 8,663,720 2.71%
1987 8,434,996 2.77%
1986 8,207,827 2.87%
1985 7,979,185 2.94%
1984 7,751,476 2.93%
1983 7,531,184 2.86%
1982 7,321,817 2.78%
1981 7,123,730 2.75%
1980 6,932,967 2.71%
1979 6,749,939 2.62%
1978 6,577,779 2.51%
1977 6,416,569 2.34%
1976 6,269,765 2.14%
1975 6,138,444 2.00%
1974 6,018,141 1.87%
1973 5,907,742 1.76%
1972 5,805,283 1.71%
1971 5,707,793 1.71%
1970 5,611,666 1.74%
1969 5,515,747 1.73%
1968 5,422,119 1.72%
1967 5,330,613 1.67%
1966 5,242,797 1.65%
1965 5,157,929 1.61%
1964 5,076,111 1.55%
1963 4,998,671 1.51%
1962 4,924,497 1.48%
1961 4,852,833 1.45%
1960 4,783,259 1.44%
1959 4,715,489 1.37%
1958 4,651,801 1.32%
1957 4,591,019 1.33%
1956 4,530,885 1.30%
1955 4,472,824 1.26%
1954 4,417,092 1.22%
1953 4,364,030 1.19%
1952 4,312,573 1.19%
1951 4,261,979 1.14%
1950 4,213,757 0.00%