U.K. Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of U.K. population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of U.K. in 2022 is 67,508,936, a 0.34% increase from 2021.
  • The population of U.K. in 2021 was 67,281,039, a 0.33% increase from 2020.
  • The population of U.K. in 2020 was 67,059,474, a 0.42% increase from 2019.
  • The population of U.K. in 2019 was 66,778,659, a 0.52% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
United States 338,289,857
Japan 123,951,692
Germany 83,369,843
United Kingdom 67,508,936
France 64,626,628
Italy 59,037,474
South Korea 51,815,810
Spain 47,558,630
Argentina 45,510,318
Poland 39,857,145
Canada 38,454,327
Saudi Arabia 36,408,820
Australia 26,177,413
Taiwan 23,893,394
Chile 19,603,733
Netherlands 17,564,014
Belgium 11,655,930
Sweden 10,549,347
Greece 10,384,971
Portugal 10,270,865
Hungary 9,967,308
UAE 9,441,129
Israel 9,038,309
Austria 8,939,617
Switzerland 8,740,472
Hong Kong 7,488,865
Singapore 5,975,689
Denmark 5,882,261
Finland 5,540,745
Norway 5,434,319
New Zealand 5,185,288
Ireland 5,023,109
Oman 4,576,298
Panama 4,408,581
Kuwait 4,268,873
Croatia 4,030,358
Uruguay 3,422,794
Puerto Rico 3,252,407
Lithuania 2,750,055
Qatar 2,695,122
Slovenia 2,119,844
Latvia 1,850,651
Trinidad and Tobago 1,531,044
Bahrain 1,472,233
Estonia 1,326,062
Cyprus 1,251,488
Macao 695,168
Luxembourg 647,599
Malta 533,286
Bahamas 409,984
Iceland 372,899
French Polynesia 306,279
New Caledonia 289,950
Barbados 281,635
Curacao 191,163
Guam 171,774
Seychelles 107,118
Aruba 106,445
Antigua and Barbuda 93,763
Isle of Man 84,519
Andorra 79,824
Cayman Islands 68,706
Bermuda 64,184
Greenland 56,466
Faroe Islands 53,090
Northern Mariana Islands 49,551
Turks and Caicos Islands 45,703
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 44,175
Liechtenstein 39,327
Monaco 36,469
San Marino 33,660
Gibraltar 32,649
British Virgin Islands 31,305
Palau 18,055
United Kingdom - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 67,508,936 0.34%
2021 67,281,039 0.33%
2020 67,059,474 0.42%
2019 66,778,659 0.52%
2018 66,432,993 0.56%
2017 66,064,804 0.62%
2016 65,655,203 0.66%
2015 65,224,364 0.70%
2014 64,773,504 0.73%
2013 64,302,297 0.77%
2012 63,808,727 0.83%
2011 63,286,362 0.84%
2010 62,760,039 0.83%
2009 62,243,378 0.81%
2008 61,742,151 0.79%
2007 61,260,676 0.75%
2006 60,803,700 0.70%
2005 60,383,741 0.65%
2004 59,995,851 0.58%
2003 59,649,799 0.50%
2002 59,355,690 0.45%
2001 59,092,016 0.41%
2000 58,850,043 0.37%
1999 58,635,202 0.34%
1998 58,438,321 0.32%
1997 58,250,198 0.30%
1996 58,078,586 0.26%
1995 57,930,364 0.25%
1994 57,785,900 0.24%
1993 57,647,463 0.24%
1992 57,509,240 0.26%
1991 57,359,454 0.26%
1990 57,210,442 0.24%
1989 57,076,099 0.22%
1988 56,952,648 0.22%
1987 56,826,322 0.18%
1986 56,721,909 0.14%
1985 56,643,045 0.13%
1984 56,568,253 0.12%
1983 56,501,612 0.09%
1982 56,450,133 0.10%
1981 56,395,846 0.12%
1980 56,326,328 0.11%
1979 56,265,154 0.04%
1978 56,240,768 -0.01%
1977 56,244,840 -0.03%
1976 56,263,232 -0.01%
1975 56,266,842 0.06%
1974 56,233,776 0.12%
1973 56,166,630 0.20%
1972 56,057,315 0.32%
1971 55,875,903 0.41%
1970 55,650,166 0.41%
1969 55,420,519 0.46%
1968 55,169,244 0.53%
1967 54,876,365 0.58%
1966 54,560,502 0.61%
1965 54,229,565 0.68%
1964 53,861,500 0.66%
1963 53,508,514 0.61%
1962 53,183,630 0.61%
1961 52,861,251 0.61%
1960 52,543,017 0.58%
1959 52,241,647 0.54%
1958 51,960,813 0.54%
1957 51,682,399 0.51%
1956 51,421,613 0.45%
1955 51,193,266 0.44%
1954 50,969,939 0.48%
1953 50,728,620 0.48%
1952 50,484,813 0.42%
1951 50,271,904 0.43%
1950 50,055,065 0.00%