Mali Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Mali population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Mali in 2022 is 21,473,764, a 2.96% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Mali in 2021 was 20,855,735, a 2.99% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Mali in 2020 was 20,250,833, a 3.02% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Mali in 2019 was 19,658,031, a 3.04% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population
Ethiopia 120,812,698
Tanzania 63,298,550
Uganda 48,432,863
Afghanistan 40,754,388
Mozambique 33,089,461
Yemen 31,154,867
Nepal 30,225,582
Madagascar 29,178,077
Niger 26,083,660
North Korea 25,990,679
Burkina Faso 22,102,838
Mali 21,473,764
Malawi 20,180,839
Senegal 17,653,671
Chad 17,413,580
Somalia 16,841,795
Zimbabwe 15,331,428
Guinea 13,865,691
Rwanda 13,600,464
Benin 12,784,726
Burundi 12,624,840
Haiti 11,680,283
South Sudan 11,618,511
Tajikistan 9,957,464
Togo 8,680,837
Sierra Leone 8,306,436
Liberia 5,305,117
Central African Republic 5,016,678
Eritrea 3,662,244
Gambia 2,558,482
Guinea-Bissau 2,063,367
Comoros 907,419
Mali - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 21,473,764 2.96%
2021 20,855,735 2.99%
2020 20,250,833 3.02%
2019 19,658,031 3.04%
2018 19,077,749 3.05%
2017 18,512,430 3.04%
2016 17,965,443 3.02%
2015 17,438,778 2.98%
2014 16,934,214 2.94%
2013 16,449,854 2.94%
2012 15,979,496 3.00%
2011 15,514,590 3.09%
2010 15,049,353 3.21%
2009 14,581,429 3.31%
2008 14,113,577 3.39%
2007 13,651,464 3.39%
2006 13,203,378 3.35%
2005 12,775,516 3.29%
2004 12,369,070 3.22%
2003 11,982,695 3.15%
2002 11,616,887 3.06%
2001 11,271,600 2.97%
2000 10,946,445 2.85%
1999 10,642,936 2.73%
1998 10,360,561 2.64%
1997 10,094,368 2.61%
1996 9,837,571 2.63%
1995 9,585,653 2.69%
1994 9,334,880 2.73%
1993 9,087,176 2.68%
1992 8,850,334 2.49%
1991 8,635,527 2.20%
1990 8,449,913 1.84%
1989 8,296,915 1.53%
1988 8,171,522 1.36%
1987 8,062,219 1.38%
1986 7,952,865 1.54%
1985 7,831,889 1.78%
1984 7,694,855 1.98%
1983 7,545,166 2.12%
1982 7,388,668 2.13%
1981 7,234,728 2.04%
1980 7,090,126 1.92%
1979 6,956,402 1.83%
1978 6,831,085 1.77%
1977 6,712,267 1.75%
1976 6,596,728 1.77%
1975 6,482,278 1.79%
1974 6,368,348 1.79%
1973 6,256,187 1.77%
1972 6,147,458 1.70%
1971 6,044,530 1.61%
1970 5,949,045 1.50%
1969 5,861,412 1.39%
1968 5,780,835 1.31%
1967 5,706,199 1.25%
1966 5,635,859 1.21%
1965 5,568,484 1.18%
1964 5,503,752 1.14%
1963 5,441,613 1.12%
1962 5,381,368 1.11%
1961 5,322,266 1.11%
1960 5,263,733 1.12%
1959 5,205,449 1.13%
1958 5,147,348 1.14%
1957 5,089,509 1.14%
1956 5,032,123 1.14%
1955 4,975,398 1.14%
1954 4,919,547 1.13%
1953 4,864,755 1.11%
1952 4,811,199 1.10%
1951 4,759,036 1.07%
1950 4,708,429 0.00%