Gambia Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Gambia population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Gambia in 2022 is 2,705,992, a 2.5% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Gambia in 2021 was 2,639,916, a 2.56% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Gambia in 2020 was 2,573,995, a 2.6% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Gambia in 2019 was 2,508,883, a 2.62% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Yemen 33,696,614
Mozambique 32,969,518
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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
Gambia - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 2,705,992 2.50%
2021 2,639,916 2.56%
2020 2,573,995 2.60%
2019 2,508,883 2.62%
2018 2,444,916 2.68%
2017 2,381,182 2.76%
2016 2,317,206 2.84%
2015 2,253,133 2.93%
2014 2,189,019 3.02%
2013 2,124,869 3.10%
2012 2,061,014 3.14%
2011 1,998,212 3.15%
2010 1,937,275 3.15%
2009 1,878,119 3.16%
2008 1,820,542 3.15%
2007 1,764,883 3.13%
2006 1,711,294 3.07%
2005 1,660,368 2.99%
2004 1,612,225 2.93%
2003 1,566,257 2.89%
2002 1,522,223 2.89%
2001 1,479,449 2.92%
2000 1,437,539 2.94%
1999 1,396,499 2.97%
1998 1,356,189 2.98%
1997 1,317,002 2.97%
1996 1,279,070 2.97%
1995 1,242,155 3.01%
1994 1,205,882 3.22%
1993 1,168,309 3.65%
1992 1,127,152 4.03%
1991 1,083,536 4.12%
1990 1,040,616 4.09%
1989 999,732 4.05%
1988 960,837 4.00%
1987 923,914 3.93%
1986 888,980 3.86%
1985 855,958 3.78%
1984 824,798 3.67%
1983 795,563 3.55%
1982 768,272 3.42%
1981 742,846 3.38%
1980 718,586 3.37%
1979 695,155 3.30%
1978 672,974 3.23%
1977 651,934 3.17%
1976 631,894 3.10%
1975 612,909 3.03%
1974 594,904 3.02%
1973 577,488 3.02%
1972 560,553 2.98%
1971 544,317 2.95%
1970 528,731 2.93%
1969 513,686 2.91%
1968 499,151 2.89%
1967 485,132 2.84%
1966 471,753 2.80%
1965 458,908 2.81%
1964 446,375 2.81%
1963 434,173 2.81%
1962 422,310 2.80%
1961 410,801 2.79%
1960 399,649 2.77%
1959 388,866 2.75%
1958 378,454 2.73%
1957 368,414 2.69%
1956 358,748 2.68%
1955 349,374 2.68%
1954 340,240 2.67%
1953 331,377 2.65%
1952 322,827 2.61%
1951 314,613 2.55%
1950 306,781 0.00%