Iran Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Iran population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Iran in 2022 is 86,022,837, a 1.17% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Iran in 2021 was 85,028,759, a 1.23% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Iran in 2020 was 83,992,949, a 1.3% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Iran in 2019 was 82,913,906, a 1.36% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
China 1,448,471,400
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Iran 86,022,837
Turkey 85,561,976
Thailand 70,078,203
South Africa 60,756,135
Colombia 51,512,762
Algeria 45,350,148
Iraq 42,164,965
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Venezuela 29,266,991
Kazakhstan 19,205,043
Romania 19,031,335
Guatemala 18,584,039
Ecuador 18,113,361
Cuba 11,305,652
Dominican Republic 11,056,370
Jordan 10,300,869
Azerbaijan 10,300,205
Belarus 9,432,800
Serbia 8,653,016
Paraguay 7,305,843
Libya 7,040,745
Bulgaria 6,844,597
Lebanon 6,684,849
Turkmenistan 6,201,943
Costa Rica 5,182,354
Jamaica 2,985,094
Armenia 2,971,966
Albania 2,866,374
Namibia 2,633,874
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Gabon 2,331,533
North Macedonia 2,081,304
Equatorial Guinea 1,496,662
Mauritius 1,274,727
Fiji 909,466
Guyana 794,045
Montenegro 627,950
Suriname 596,831
Maldives 540,985
Belize 412,190
Samoa 202,239
Grenada 113,475
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Iran - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 86,022,837 1.17%
2021 85,028,759 1.23%
2020 83,992,949 1.30%
2019 82,913,906 1.36%
2018 81,800,188 1.40%
2017 80,673,883 1.39%
2016 79,563,989 1.37%
2015 78,492,215 1.33%
2014 77,465,770 1.29%
2013 76,481,961 1.25%
2012 75,539,878 1.21%
2011 74,634,957 1.18%
2010 73,762,519 1.15%
2009 72,924,837 1.12%
2008 72,120,604 1.10%
2007 71,336,475 1.11%
2006 70,554,760 1.14%
2005 69,762,347 1.18%
2004 68,951,281 1.22%
2003 68,122,938 1.25%
2002 67,284,796 1.26%
2001 66,449,112 1.26%
2000 65,623,405 1.27%
1999 64,800,880 1.30%
1998 63,971,836 1.32%
1997 63,136,312 1.35%
1996 62,294,920 1.39%
1995 61,442,664 1.41%
1994 60,590,614 1.45%
1993 59,723,764 1.60%
1992 58,780,370 1.91%
1991 57,679,034 2.33%
1990 56,366,217 2.82%
1989 54,822,003 3.29%
1988 53,077,313 3.68%
1987 51,193,782 3.93%
1986 49,260,255 4.04%
1985 47,347,186 4.12%
1984 45,472,791 4.21%
1983 43,636,837 4.22%
1982 41,869,236 4.15%
1981 40,199,906 4.01%
1980 38,650,246 3.79%
1979 37,237,137 3.55%
1978 35,960,805 3.33%
1977 34,803,045 3.17%
1976 33,733,961 3.07%
1975 32,729,772 2.97%
1974 31,786,471 2.85%
1973 30,905,707 2.76%
1972 30,075,297 2.71%
1971 29,281,591 2.69%
1970 28,513,866 2.70%
1969 27,764,924 2.71%
1968 27,032,571 2.72%
1967 26,317,783 2.71%
1966 25,624,373 2.68%
1965 24,954,873 2.66%
1964 24,307,860 2.65%
1963 23,680,258 2.64%
1962 23,071,315 2.63%
1961 22,480,372 2.62%
1960 21,906,914 2.61%
1959 21,350,574 2.59%
1958 20,811,144 2.58%
1957 20,288,539 2.56%
1956 19,782,824 2.53%
1955 19,294,127 2.50%
1954 18,822,757 2.47%
1953 18,369,051 2.43%
1952 17,933,502 2.38%
1951 17,516,679 2.32%
1950 17,119,265 0.00%