Euro area - Population growth

Population growth (annual %)

The value for Population growth (annual %) in Euro area was 0.091 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.944 in 1963 and a minimum value of -0.237 in 2012.

Definition: Annual population growth rate for year t is the exponential rate of growth of midyear population from year t-1 to t, expressed as a percentage . 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: Derived from total population. Population 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 Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1961 0.915
1962 0.933
1963 0.944
1964 0.918
1965 0.899
1966 0.824
1967 0.702
1968 0.657
1969 0.665
1970 0.546
1971 0.551
1972 0.671
1973 0.636
1974 0.574
1975 0.525
1976 0.458
1977 0.411
1978 0.442
1979 0.398
1980 0.399
1981 0.387
1982 0.260
1983 0.197
1984 0.167
1985 0.192
1986 0.255
1987 0.282
1988 0.345
1989 0.444
1990 0.477
1991 0.370
1992 0.445
1993 0.384
1994 0.265
1995 0.231
1996 0.236
1997 0.219
1998 0.202
1999 0.269
2000 0.381
2001 0.454
2002 0.519
2003 0.544
2004 0.552
2005 0.518
2006 0.468
2007 0.519
2008 0.489
2009 0.324
2010 0.235
2011 0.237
2012 -0.237
2013 0.764
2014 -0.120
2015 0.091

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population