United Kingdom - Population growth

Population growth (annual %)

The value for Population growth (annual %) in United Kingdom was 0.670 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.849 in 1962 and a minimum value of -0.036 in 1982.

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
1960 0.346
1961 0.760
1962 0.849
1963 0.748
1964 0.650
1965 0.642
1966 0.551
1967 0.539
1968 0.487
1969 0.416
1970 0.399
1971 0.418
1972 0.339
1973 0.193
1974 0.063
1975 -0.007
1976 -0.025
1977 -0.033
1978 0.005
1979 0.090
1980 0.120
1981 0.035
1982 -0.036
1983 0.034
1984 0.158
1985 0.227
1986 0.232
1987 0.213
1988 0.222
1989 0.260
1990 0.299
1991 0.309
1992 0.270
1993 0.240
1994 0.255
1995 0.265
1996 0.255
1997 0.258
1998 0.291
1999 0.333
2000 0.357
2001 0.385
2002 0.423
2003 0.466
2004 0.569
2005 0.687
2006 0.735
2007 0.779
2008 0.787
2009 0.756
2010 0.784
2011 0.782
2012 0.695
2013 0.670
2014 0.670

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population