Niger - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Niger was 20,672,990 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20,672,990 in 2016 and a minimum value of 3,388,764 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. 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 Vita

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Year Value
1960 3,388,764
1961 3,486,295
1962 3,588,156
1963 3,693,866
1964 3,802,640
1965 3,913,934
1966 4,027,758
1967 4,144,395
1968 4,263,745
1969 4,385,758
1970 4,510,479
1971 4,637,829
1972 4,768,078
1973 4,902,006
1974 5,040,656
1975 5,184,811
1976 5,334,918
1977 5,490,921
1978 5,652,355
1979 5,818,506
1980 5,988,904
1981 6,164,006
1982 6,344,382
1983 6,529,894
1984 6,720,344
1985 6,915,927
1986 7,116,744
1987 7,323,969
1988 7,540,253
1989 7,768,995
1990 8,012,861
1991 8,272,976
1992 8,549,424
1993 8,842,415
1994 9,151,763
1995 9,477,333
1996 9,819,964
1997 10,180,060
1998 10,556,550
1999 10,947,830
2000 11,352,970
2001 11,771,980
2002 12,206,000
2003 12,656,870
2004 13,127,010
2005 13,618,450
2006 14,132,060
2007 14,668,340
2008 15,228,530
2009 15,813,910
2010 16,425,580
2011 17,064,640
2012 17,731,630
2013 18,426,370
2014 19,148,220
2015 19,896,960
2016 20,672,990

Population, female

The value for Population, female in Niger was 10,311,580 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,311,580 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1,792,287 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 1,792,287
1961 1,838,915
1962 1,887,509
1963 1,937,857
1964 1,989,653
1965 2,042,672
1966 2,096,916
1967 2,152,518
1968 2,209,469
1969 2,267,789
1970 2,327,549
1971 2,388,806
1972 2,451,723
1973 2,516,516
1974 2,583,472
1975 2,652,865
1976 2,724,766
1977 2,799,359
1978 2,877,048
1979 2,958,362
1980 3,043,664
1981 3,133,343
1982 3,227,386
1983 3,325,290
1984 3,426,323
1985 3,530,026
1986 3,636,370
1987 3,745,844
1988 3,859,220
1989 3,977,513
1990 4,101,584
1991 4,231,807
1992 4,368,329
1993 4,511,425
1994 4,661,317
1995 4,818,226
1996 4,982,538
1997 5,154,562
1998 5,334,456
1999 5,522,328
2000 5,718,334
2001 5,922,793
2002 6,136,116
2003 6,358,731
2004 6,591,091
2005 6,833,661
2006 7,086,722
2007 7,350,684
2008 7,626,315
2009 7,914,508
2010 8,215,973
2011 8,531,303
2012 8,860,638
2013 9,203,723
2014 9,560,027
2015 9,929,262
2016 10,311,580

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Niger was 49.88 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 52.89 in 1960, while its lowest value was 49.88 in 2016.

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.

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

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Year Value
1960 52.89
1961 52.75
1962 52.60
1963 52.46
1964 52.32
1965 52.19
1966 52.06
1967 51.94
1968 51.82
1969 51.71
1970 51.60
1971 51.51
1972 51.42
1973 51.34
1974 51.25
1975 51.17
1976 51.07
1977 50.98
1978 50.90
1979 50.84
1980 50.82
1981 50.83
1982 50.87
1983 50.92
1984 50.98
1985 51.04
1986 51.10
1987 51.15
1988 51.18
1989 51.20
1990 51.19
1991 51.15
1992 51.10
1993 51.02
1994 50.93
1995 50.84
1996 50.74
1997 50.63
1998 50.53
1999 50.44
2000 50.37
2001 50.31
2002 50.27
2003 50.24
2004 50.21
2005 50.18
2006 50.15
2007 50.11
2008 50.08
2009 50.05
2010 50.02
2011 49.99
2012 49.97
2013 49.95
2014 49.93
2015 49.90
2016 49.88

Population, male

The value for Population, male in Niger was 10,361,400 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,361,400 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1,596,477 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all male residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 1,596,477
1961 1,647,380
1962 1,700,647
1963 1,756,009
1964 1,812,987
1965 1,871,262
1966 1,930,842
1967 1,991,877
1968 2,054,276
1969 2,117,969
1970 2,182,930
1971 2,249,023
1972 2,316,355
1973 2,385,490
1974 2,457,184
1975 2,531,946
1976 2,610,152
1977 2,691,562
1978 2,775,307
1979 2,860,144
1980 2,945,240
1981 3,030,663
1982 3,116,996
1983 3,204,604
1984 3,294,021
1985 3,385,901
1986 3,480,374
1987 3,578,125
1988 3,681,033
1989 3,791,482
1990 3,911,277
1991 4,041,169
1992 4,181,095
1993 4,330,990
1994 4,490,446
1995 4,659,107
1996 4,837,426
1997 5,025,499
1998 5,222,093
1999 5,425,501
2000 5,634,639
2001 5,849,183
2002 6,069,886
2003 6,298,139
2004 6,535,921
2005 6,784,788
2006 7,045,342
2007 7,317,654
2008 7,602,210
2009 7,899,405
2010 8,209,605
2011 8,533,333
2012 8,870,996
2013 9,222,649
2014 9,588,192
2015 9,967,703
2016 10,361,400

Population, male (% of total)

Population, male (% of total) in Niger was 50.12 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 50.12 in 2016, while its lowest value was 47.11 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is the percentage of the population that is male. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

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

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Year Value
1960 47.11
1961 47.25
1962 47.40
1963 47.54
1964 47.68
1965 47.81
1966 47.94
1967 48.06
1968 48.18
1969 48.29
1970 48.40
1971 48.49
1972 48.58
1973 48.66
1974 48.75
1975 48.83
1976 48.93
1977 49.02
1978 49.10
1979 49.16
1980 49.18
1981 49.17
1982 49.13
1983 49.08
1984 49.02
1985 48.96
1986 48.90
1987 48.86
1988 48.82
1989 48.80
1990 48.81
1991 48.85
1992 48.90
1993 48.98
1994 49.07
1995 49.16
1996 49.26
1997 49.37
1998 49.47
1999 49.56
2000 49.63
2001 49.69
2002 49.73
2003 49.76
2004 49.79
2005 49.82
2006 49.85
2007 49.89
2008 49.92
2009 49.95
2010 49.98
2011 50.01
2012 50.03
2013 50.05
2014 50.07
2015 50.10
2016 50.12

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population