Nepal Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Nepal population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Nepal in 2022 is 30,225,582, a 1.86% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Nepal in 2021 was 29,674,920, a 1.85% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Nepal in 2020 was 29,136,808, a 1.85% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Nepal in 2019 was 28,608,710, a 1.83% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
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
Nepal - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 30,225,582 1.86%
2021 29,674,920 1.85%
2020 29,136,808 1.85%
2019 28,608,710 1.83%
2018 28,095,714 1.68%
2017 27,632,681 1.35%
2016 27,263,433 0.92%
2015 27,015,031 0.41%
2014 26,905,978 -0.04%
2013 26,916,793 -0.27%
2012 26,989,163 -0.19%
2011 27,041,220 0.10%
2010 27,013,212 0.48%
2009 26,883,535 0.81%
2008 26,666,576 1.08%
2007 26,382,581 1.21%
2006 26,066,693 1.25%
2005 25,744,500 1.28%
2004 25,419,344 1.35%
2003 25,080,872 1.44%
2002 24,725,627 1.55%
2001 24,347,106 1.70%
2000 23,941,110 1.83%
1999 23,509,964 1.96%
1998 23,057,883 2.09%
1997 22,584,775 2.24%
1996 22,090,352 2.38%
1995 21,576,071 2.54%
1994 21,040,904 2.69%
1993 20,489,975 2.77%
1992 19,938,320 2.75%
1991 19,405,504 2.64%
1990 18,905,478 2.50%
1989 18,445,028 2.35%
1988 18,020,753 2.25%
1987 17,623,693 2.23%
1986 17,239,673 2.26%
1985 16,858,310 2.31%
1984 16,477,473 2.34%
1983 16,100,617 2.36%
1982 15,729,431 2.36%
1981 15,367,230 2.34%
1980 15,016,402 2.31%
1979 14,676,929 2.30%
1978 14,347,641 2.27%
1977 14,028,536 2.25%
1976 13,719,471 2.23%
1975 13,420,369 2.20%
1974 13,131,260 2.17%
1973 12,852,206 2.14%
1972 12,583,140 2.10%
1971 12,323,982 2.07%
1970 12,074,626 2.03%
1969 11,834,654 1.99%
1968 11,603,928 1.94%
1967 11,382,967 1.88%
1966 11,172,529 1.82%
1965 10,972,912 1.75%
1964 10,783,967 1.69%
1963 10,604,621 1.64%
1962 10,433,145 1.62%
1961 10,267,264 1.61%
1960 10,105,050 1.61%
1959 9,945,209 1.62%
1958 9,786,975 1.63%
1957 9,629,864 1.65%
1956 9,473,417 1.68%
1955 9,316,916 1.72%
1954 9,159,328 1.78%
1953 8,999,188 1.86%
1952 8,834,697 1.97%
1951 8,663,611 2.13%
1950 8,483,325 0.00%