Tanzania Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Tanzania population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Tanzania in 2022 is 63,298,550, a 2.93% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2021 was 61,498,437, a 2.95% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2020 was 59,734,218, a 2.98% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2019 was 58,005,463, a 3% 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
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
Tanzania - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 63,298,550 2.93%
2021 61,498,437 2.95%
2020 59,734,218 2.98%
2019 58,005,463 3.00%
2018 56,313,438 3.02%
2017 54,660,339 3.04%
2016 53,049,230 3.04%
2015 51,482,633 3.05%
2014 49,960,561 3.05%
2013 48,483,129 3.04%
2012 47,053,030 3.02%
2011 45,673,512 2.99%
2010 44,346,525 2.95%
2009 43,073,834 2.91%
2008 41,853,944 2.88%
2007 40,681,414 2.86%
2006 39,548,663 2.86%
2005 38,450,320 2.86%
2004 37,379,767 2.87%
2003 36,337,782 2.84%
2002 35,334,788 2.76%
2001 34,385,856 2.65%
2000 33,499,180 2.50%
1999 32,682,239 2.37%
1998 31,924,196 2.34%
1997 31,192,857 2.46%
1996 30,444,526 2.68%
1995 29,649,135 2.97%
1994 28,792,639 3.25%
1993 27,887,203 3.43%
1992 26,961,197 3.47%
1991 26,056,594 3.38%
1990 25,203,845 3.24%
1989 24,411,738 3.13%
1988 23,670,808 3.05%
1987 22,971,200 3.03%
1986 22,296,286 3.06%
1985 21,633,796 3.11%
1984 20,981,776 3.13%
1983 20,344,547 3.15%
1982 19,723,322 3.15%
1981 19,120,680 3.14%
1980 18,538,259 3.13%
1979 17,976,222 3.12%
1978 17,432,757 3.12%
1977 16,905,214 3.14%
1976 16,390,159 3.18%
1975 15,885,229 3.22%
1974 15,388,936 3.27%
1973 14,902,263 3.28%
1972 14,428,340 3.27%
1971 13,971,695 3.22%
1970 13,535,481 3.16%
1969 13,120,580 3.10%
1968 12,725,522 3.06%
1967 12,348,189 3.03%
1966 11,985,440 3.01%
1965 11,634,832 3.00%
1964 11,295,681 2.99%
1963 10,968,195 2.97%
1962 10,651,962 2.95%
1961 10,346,697 2.93%
1960 10,052,152 2.91%
1959 9,768,033 2.89%
1958 9,493,998 2.86%
1957 9,229,731 2.84%
1956 8,974,999 2.81%
1955 8,729,662 2.78%
1954 8,493,749 2.74%
1953 8,267,420 2.69%
1952 8,050,975 2.63%
1951 7,844,892 2.55%
1950 7,649,761 0.00%