Bosnia and Herzegovina - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 3,810,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,559,256 in 1989 and a minimum value of 3,214,520 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 3,214,520
1961 3,277,096
1962 3,341,809
1963 3,406,466
1964 3,468,083
1965 3,524,596
1966 3,574,972
1967 3,619,997
1968 3,661,642
1969 3,702,834
1970 3,745,637
1971 3,790,948
1972 3,838,002
1973 3,885,229
1974 3,930,283
1975 3,971,608
1976 4,008,411
1977 4,041,623
1978 4,073,480
1979 4,107,135
1980 4,144,726
1981 4,185,074
1982 4,226,663
1983 4,270,598
1984 4,318,301
1985 4,369,527
1986 4,428,460
1987 4,491,745
1988 4,542,757
1989 4,559,256
1990 4,526,996
1991 4,437,898
1992 4,301,169
1993 4,141,167
1994 3,992,256
1995 3,879,278
1996 3,810,649
1997 3,779,354
1998 3,775,898
1999 3,784,389
2000 3,792,878
2001 3,799,747
2002 3,808,347
2003 3,817,313
2004 3,825,872
2005 3,833,377
2006 3,838,504
2007 3,840,418
2008 3,839,749
2009 3,837,732
2010 3,835,258
2011 3,832,310
2012 3,828,419
2013 3,823,533
2014 3,817,554
2015 3,810,000

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 50.23 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 50.95 in 1960, while its lowest value was 50.02 in 1991.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on male/female distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.95
1961 50.90
1962 50.85
1963 50.80
1964 50.75
1965 50.72
1966 50.68
1967 50.65
1968 50.63
1969 50.60
1970 50.58
1971 50.55
1972 50.53
1973 50.50
1974 50.48
1975 50.47
1976 50.45
1977 50.44
1978 50.43
1979 50.42
1980 50.41
1981 50.40
1982 50.40
1983 50.40
1984 50.38
1985 50.34
1986 50.28
1987 50.21
1988 50.13
1989 50.06
1990 50.03
1991 50.02
1992 50.05
1993 50.09
1994 50.14
1995 50.17
1996 50.18
1997 50.18
1998 50.17
1999 50.16
2000 50.15
2001 50.15
2002 50.16
2003 50.17
2004 50.18
2005 50.18
2006 50.19
2007 50.19
2008 50.20
2009 50.20
2010 50.21
2011 50.21
2012 50.22
2013 50.22
2014 50.23
2015 50.23

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population