Population worldwide

Statistics report on the population of the world

Population worldwide

This report presents statistics on the world's population. It includes key figures on population, including regional overviews and population density. Moreover, there are chapters covering age and gender distributions, as well as projections about future developments.

Table of contents


  • Basic Statistic Total population worldwide 2022
  • Basic Statistic Distribution of the global population by continent 2023
  • Basic Statistic Global population 2000-2022, by gender
  • Basic Statistic Global age distribution by region 2022
  • Basic Statistic Countries with the largest population 2024
  • Basic Statistic Global megacity populations 2023
  • Premium Statistic Countries with the smallest population 2022


  • Basic Statistic Countries with the highest population growth rate 2023
  • Basic Statistic Countries with the highest population decline rate 2023
  • Basic Statistic Population in Africa 2023, by country
  • Premium Statistic Total population APAC 2022, by country
  • Premium Statistic Population of Europe in 2023 by country
  • Basic Statistic Total population of Latin America and Caribbean countries 2022
  • Basic Statistic Population in the states of the U.S. 2022

Age and gender

  • Basic Statistic World population by age and region 2023
  • Premium Statistic Number of centenarians worldwide 2000-2100
  • Premium Statistic Number of centenarians worldwide by gender 2000-2100
  • Premium Statistic Largest female population share 2022, by country
  • Premium Statistic Smallest female population share 2022, by country

Population density

  • Basic Statistic Global population density by region 2021
  • Basic Statistic Highest population density by country 2021
  • Premium Statistic Cities with the highest population density globally 2023

Future development

  • Basic Statistic World population - forecast about the development 2022-2100
  • Basic Statistic Forecast: world population, by continent 2100
  • Basic Statistic Global population distribution 1800-2100, by continent
  • Basic Statistic Projected world population distribution, by age group 2022-2100

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