Côte d'Ivoire population 25,615,296 (live)

The population of Côte d'Ivoire is expected to grow by 625,000 in 2019 and reach 26,172,000 in 2020. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 6,000 people yearly. On average there are 917,763 births and 291,130 deaths in Ivory Coast per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 2.45 percent per year. The population density of Ivory Coast has changed from 26.1 in 1980 to 76.4 in 2017.

Current population 25,615,296 people at present (Sunday 17th of February 2019)
Median Age 22.9 years
Life expectancy 55.1 years
Population density 80.3 per km2
Population of Côte d'Ivoire from 1960 to 2019 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2019 25,531,000 625,000 (2.5%) 6,000 22.9 4.72 80 14,516,000 (56.9%)
2018 24,906,000 611,000 (2.5%) 6,000 22.8 4.79 78 13,999,000 (56.2%)
2017 24,295,000 599,081 (2.5%) 6,000 22.8 4.85 76 13,495,000 (55.5%)
2016 23,695,919 587,447 (2.5%) 6,000 22.7 4.91 75 13,001,714 (54.9%)
2015 23,108,472 577,122 (2.5%) 6,000 22.7 4.98 73 12,520,170 (54.2%)
2010 20,401,331 464,965 (2.3%) 12,000 22.5 5.27 64 10,314,301 (50.6%)
2005 18,336,303 338,565 (1.9%) -44,000 22.4 5.53 58 8,587,991 (46.8%)
2000 16,686,561 386,328 (2.3%) -74,000 22.5 5.86 52 7,265,496 (43.5%)
1995 14,540,820 457,209 (3.1%) 36,000 22.5 6.22 46 5,992,272 (41.2%)
1990 12,267,754 428,511 (3.5%) 75,000 22.2 6.62 39 4,826,748 (39.3%)
1985 10,222,558 396,503 (3.9%) 65,000 22.1 7.08 32 3,875,372 (37.9%)
1980 8,293,675 359,396 (4.3%) 86,000 22.0 7.59 26 3,054,478 (36.8%)
1975 6,608,609 303,322 (4.6%) 84,000 22.1 7.91 21 2,129,889 (32.2%)
1970 5,242,395 214,424 (4.1%) 80,000 22.1 7.94 16 1,476,416 (28.2%)
1965 4,321,791 163,826 (3.8%) 40,000 22.3 7.84 14 1,058,839 (24.5%)
1960 3,558,988 135,217 (3.7%) 40,000 22.4 7.69 11 629,193 (17.7%)

In 2018 the population of Ivory Coast was 24,906,000 and the average age increased from 22.4 in 1960 to 22.8. Urban population has increased from 7,265,496 (43.5%) in 2000 to 14,516,000 (56.9%) in the current year. The population density of Ivory Coast has changed from 26.1 in 1980 to 76.4 in 2017.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 26,172,000 641,000 (2.5%) 6,000 22.9 4.66 82 15,047,000 (57.5%)
2025 29,591,000 711,000 (2.4%) 6,000 23.2 4.38 93 17,889,000 (60.5%)
2030 33,337,000 775,000 (2.3%) 6,000 23.7 4.13 105 21,013,000 (63.0%)
2035 37,411,000 840,000 (2.3%) 6,000 24.2 3.91 118 24,388,000 (65.2%)
2040 41,796,000 901,000 (2.2%) 6,000 24.7 3.71 131 28,059,000 (67.1%)
2045 46,464,000 955,000 (2.1%) 6,000 25.4 3.53 146 32,070,000 (69.0%)
2050 51,375,000 999,000 (1.9%) 6,000 26.0 3.37 162 36,399,000 (70.9%)

Total Ivory Coast population should reach 26,172,000 by 2020 and should increase to 51,375,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 64.4 (62.4 years for male and 66.5 years for females). Population density will go up to 161.6 people per square kilometer.

Côte d'Ivoire demographics 2018

The population growth rate is 2.51% (611,000 residents, including 290,835 deaths). The demographics of Ivory Coast constitutes of 12,621,000 women and 12,910,000 men, which means there are 1,023 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 52.9% of population (13,516,111) is 19 or younger, 44.1% of population (11,256,618) is between age 20 and 64 and 3.0% of population (753,165) is over 65.

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