Bangladesh population 168,000,871 (live)

The population of Bangladesh is expected to grow by 1,698,000 in 2018 and reach 168,066,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 470,000 people yearly. On average there are 3,040,741 births and 877,159 deaths in Bangladesh per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 1.30 percent per year. The population density of Bangladesh has changed from 625.9 in 1980 to 1,251.8 in 2016.

Current population 168,000,871 people at present (Monday 17th of December 2018)
Median Age 29.3 years
Life expectancy 73.1 years
Population density 1,278.1 per km2
Population of Bangladesh from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 166,368,000 1,698,000 (1.0%) -470,000 29.3 2.05 1,278 60,793,000 (36.5%)
2017 164,670,000 1,718,440 (1.0%) -470,000 29.0 2.08 1,265 58,935,000 (35.8%)
2016 162,951,560 1,750,674 (1.1%) -470,000 28.7 2.11 1,252 57,090,079 (35.0%)
2015 161,200,886 1,795,607 (1.1%) -470,000 28.4 2.13 1,238 55,254,828 (34.3%)
2010 152,149,102 1,694,394 (1.1%) -505,297 27.0 2.33 1,169 46,347,659 (30.5%)
2005 143,431,101 2,123,612 (1.5%) -714,191 25.8 2.69 1,102 38,452,444 (26.8%)
2000 131,581,243 2,551,552 (1.9%) -308,291 24.8 3.17 1,011 31,040,015 (23.6%)
1995 118,706,871 2,524,604 (2.1%) -151,224 23.7 3.71 912 25,751,082 (21.7%)
1990 106,188,642 2,589,410 (2.4%) -159,632 23.0 4.49 816 21,037,032 (19.8%)
1985 93,199,865 2,467,503 (2.7%) -43,873 22.5 5.50 716 16,306,248 (17.5%)
1980 81,470,860 2,234,084 (2.7%) -157,493 22.7 6.36 626 12,099,237 (14.9%)
1975 71,305,923 1,421,503 (2.0%) -215,346 23.0 6.82 548 7,013,651 (9.8%)
1970 65,047,770 1,630,376 (2.5%) -595,571 22.6 6.95 500 4,939,077 (7.6%)
1965 55,834,038 1,704,938 (3.1%) -32,364 22.9 6.88 429 3,467,852 (6.2%)
1960 48,199,747 1,393,055 (2.8%) -28,476 23.2 6.73 370 2,475,057 (5.1%)

In 2017 the population of Bangladesh was 164,670,000 and the average age increased from 23.2 in 1960 to 29.0. Urban population has increased from 31,040,015 (23.6%) in 2000 to 60,793,000 (36.5%) in the current year. The population density of Bangladesh has changed from 625.9 in 1980 to 1,251.8 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 169,775,000 1,709,000 (1.0%) -300,000 29.9 2.00 1,304 64,559,000 (38.0%)
2025 178,263,000 1,632,000 (0.9%) -300,000 31.5 1.88 1,370 74,177,000 (41.6%)
2030 185,585,000 1,361,000 (0.7%) -300,000 33.2 1.79 1,426 83,394,000 (44.9%)
2035 191,601,000 1,097,000 (0.6%) -300,000 34.9 1.73 1,472 91,779,000 (47.9%)
2040 196,294,000 837,000 (0.4%) -300,000 36.7 1.68 1,508 99,154,000 (50.5%)
2045 199,744,000 589,000 (0.3%) -300,000 38.4 1.66 1,535 106,074,000 (53.1%)
2050 201,927,000 338,000 (0.2%) -300,000 40.1 1.66 1,551 112,431,000 (55.7%)

Total Bangladesh population should reach 169,775,000 by 2020 and should increase to 201,927,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 80.4 (78.8 years for male and 82.0 years for females). Population density will go up to 1,551.3 people per square kilometer.

Bangladesh demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 1.03% (1,718,440 residents, including 863,448 deaths). The demographics of Bangladesh constitutes of 82,507,000 women and 83,861,000 men, which means there are 1,016 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 37.6% of population (62,521,094) is 19 or younger, 57.3% of population (95,278,954) is between age 20 and 64 and 5.1% of population (8,501,405) is over 65.

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Population: 817,000
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Population: 1,354,052,000
Iran
Population: 82,012,000
Maldives
Population: 429,000
Nepal
Population: 29,624,000
Pakistan
Population: 200,814,000
Sri Lanka
Population: 21,394,000
Brunei
Population: 434,000