Eritrea Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Eritrea population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Eritrea in 2022 is 3,684,032, a 1.76% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Eritrea in 2021 was 3,620,312, a 1.81% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Eritrea in 2020 was 3,555,868, a 1.63% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Eritrea in 2019 was 3,498,818, a 1.55% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Tajikistan 9,952,787
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Eritrea - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 3,684,032 1.76%
2021 3,620,312 1.81%
2020 3,555,868 1.63%
2019 3,498,818 1.55%
2018 3,445,374 1.43%
2017 3,396,933 0.94%
2016 3,365,287 0.76%
2015 3,340,006 0.50%
2014 3,323,425 0.82%
2013 3,296,367 1.35%
2012 3,252,596 1.40%
2011 3,207,570 1.90%
2010 3,147,727 2.07%
2009 3,083,888 2.60%
2008 3,005,779 2.72%
2007 2,926,168 1.60%
2006 2,880,093 1.71%
2005 2,831,732 2.48%
2004 2,763,140 4.14%
2003 2,653,390 4.16%
2002 2,547,424 3.47%
2001 2,461,927 2.89%
2000 2,392,880 1.54%
1999 2,356,477 1.45%
1998 2,322,753 1.36%
1997 2,291,561 1.21%
1996 2,264,073 4.95%
1995 2,157,220 5.62%
1994 2,042,500 3.08%
1993 1,981,419 3.14%
1992 1,921,153 -5.79%
1991 2,039,220 -5.15%
1990 2,149,960 2.28%
1989 2,102,131 2.47%
1988 2,051,546 2.56%
1987 2,000,355 2.60%
1986 1,949,611 2.65%
1985 1,899,243 2.68%
1984 1,849,594 2.77%
1983 1,799,814 2.79%
1982 1,751,045 2.77%
1981 1,703,789 2.76%
1980 1,657,982 2.74%
1979 1,613,829 2.71%
1978 1,571,193 2.71%
1977 1,529,802 2.69%
1976 1,489,656 2.67%
1975 1,450,867 2.66%
1974 1,413,220 2.67%
1973 1,376,516 2.66%
1972 1,340,838 2.65%
1971 1,306,234 2.63%
1970 1,272,748 2.59%
1969 1,240,562 2.56%
1968 1,209,602 2.55%
1967 1,179,554 2.55%
1966 1,150,264 2.54%
1965 1,121,739 2.53%
1964 1,094,042 2.51%
1963 1,067,295 2.47%
1962 1,041,552 2.42%
1961 1,016,932 2.35%
1960 993,568 2.28%
1959 971,439 2.19%
1958 950,588 2.11%
1957 930,920 2.03%
1956 912,409 1.94%
1955 895,009 1.87%
1954 878,538 1.80%
1953 863,003 1.72%
1952 848,449 1.62%
1951 834,934 1.50%
1950 822,576 0.00%