Saudi Arabia Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Saudi Arabia population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Saudi Arabia in 2022 is 36,408,820, a 1.28% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Saudi Arabia in 2021 was 35,950,396, a 0.13% decline from 2020.
  • The population of Saudi Arabia in 2020 was 35,997,107, a 0.47% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Saudi Arabia in 2019 was 35,827,362, a 2.31% 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
Saudi Arabia - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 36,408,820 1.28%
2021 35,950,396 -0.13%
2020 35,997,107 0.47%
2019 35,827,362 2.31%
2018 35,018,133 2.41%
2017 34,193,122 2.32%
2016 33,416,270 2.03%
2015 32,749,848 1.94%
2014 32,125,564 2.04%
2013 31,482,498 2.14%
2012 30,821,543 2.22%
2011 30,150,945 2.51%
2010 29,411,929 3.26%
2009 28,483,797 3.81%
2008 27,437,353 3.93%
2007 26,400,068 4.01%
2006 25,382,870 4.04%
2005 24,397,644 3.11%
2004 23,661,808 2.21%
2003 23,150,847 2.33%
2002 22,623,415 2.43%
2001 22,085,929 2.50%
2000 21,547,390 2.56%
1999 21,009,660 2.62%
1998 20,472,580 2.68%
1997 19,938,377 2.72%
1996 19,410,280 2.76%
1995 18,888,857 2.84%
1994 18,367,528 2.92%
1993 17,846,461 3.27%
1992 17,281,350 3.77%
1991 16,654,276 4.06%
1990 16,004,763 4.24%
1989 15,353,227 4.35%
1988 14,713,715 4.43%
1987 14,089,798 4.50%
1986 13,483,349 4.60%
1985 12,890,245 4.71%
1984 12,310,361 4.80%
1983 11,746,020 4.86%
1982 11,201,154 4.90%
1981 10,678,211 4.98%
1980 10,171,710 5.06%
1979 9,682,002 5.12%
1978 9,210,564 5.20%
1977 8,755,219 5.24%
1976 8,319,556 5.34%
1975 7,897,544 5.53%
1974 7,483,506 5.57%
1973 7,088,758 5.42%
1972 6,724,260 5.12%
1971 6,396,658 4.76%
1970 6,106,191 4.47%
1969 5,844,843 4.29%
1968 5,604,582 4.15%
1967 5,381,026 4.02%
1966 5,173,237 3.90%
1965 4,978,922 3.83%
1964 4,795,130 3.75%
1963 4,621,655 3.66%
1962 4,458,516 3.54%
1961 4,306,048 3.37%
1960 4,165,563 3.20%
1959 4,036,568 3.06%
1958 3,916,797 3.02%
1957 3,802,027 3.04%
1956 3,690,028 3.02%
1955 3,581,910 3.00%
1954 3,477,534 2.98%
1953 3,377,019 2.98%
1952 3,279,345 3.01%
1951 3,183,582 3.04%
1950 3,089,693 0.00%