Fiji population 918,674 (live)

The population of Fiji is expected to grow by 6,000 in 2018 and reach 919,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 4,000 people yearly. On average there are 17,110 births and 6,660 deaths in Fiji per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 1.15 percent per year. The population density of Fiji has changed from 34.8 in 1980 to 49.2 in 2016.

Current population 918,674 people at present (Friday 14th of December 2018)
Median Age 30.7 years
Life expectancy 70.7 years
Population density 49.9 per km2
Population of Fiji from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 912,000 6,000 (0.7%) -4,000 30.7 2.47 50 500,000 (54.8%)
2017 906,000 7,240 (0.8%) -4,000 30.5 2.49 50 493,000 (54.5%)
2016 898,760 6,611 (0.7%) -4,000 30.3 2.52 49 486,220 (54.1%)
2015 892,149 6,343 (0.7%) -4,000 30.1 2.54 49 479,334 (53.7%)
2010 859,950 7,983 (0.9%) -5,744 29.1 2.67 47 445,695 (51.8%)
2005 821,817 3,463 (0.4%) -5,751 28.2 2.86 45 409,848 (49.9%)
2000 811,223 4,729 (0.6%) -12,359 25.8 3.09 44 388,641 (47.9%)
1995 775,498 9,831 (1.3%) -8,452 25.0 3.28 42 352,821 (45.5%)
1990 728,628 4,004 (0.6%) -7,159 24.2 3.40 40 303,189 (41.6%)
1985 711,661 11,295 (1.6%) -13,375 23.5 3.63 39 274,153 (38.5%)
1980 635,255 13,717 (2.2%) -2,326 23.3 3.91 35 239,929 (37.8%)
1975 576,595 11,207 (1.9%) -4,142 23.0 4.05 32 211,731 (36.7%)
1970 520,529 10,871 (2.1%) -2,501 22.0 4.54 28 180,925 (34.8%)
1965 463,883 13,433 (2.9%) -1,913 21.0 5.48 25 151,142 (32.6%)
1960 393,386 13,770 (3.4%) 490 20.5 6.46 22 116,761 (29.7%)

In 2017 the population of Fiji was 906,000 and the average age increased from 20.5 in 1960 to 30.5. Urban population has increased from 388,641 (47.9%) in 2000 to 500,000 (54.8%) in the current year. The population density of Fiji has changed from 34.8 in 1980 to 49.2 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 925,000 6,000 (0.7%) -4,000 31.2 2.42 51 514,000 (55.6%)
2025 950,000 4,000 (0.4%) -4,000 32.2 2.32 52 545,000 (57.3%)
2030 970,000 3,000 (0.3%) -4,000 33.2 2.22 53 572,000 (59.0%)
2035 985,000 2,000 (0.2%) -4,000 34.2 2.14 54 596,000 (60.5%)
2040 995,000 2,000 (0.2%) -4,000 35.0 2.06 54 617,000 (62.0%)
2045 999,000 0 (0.0%) -4,000 35.9 2.00 55 634,000 (63.5%)
2050 998,000 -1,000 (-0.1%) -4,000 36.8 1.95 55 648,000 (65.0%)

Total Fiji population should reach 925,000 by 2020 and should increase to 998,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 75.0 (71.8 years for male and 78.3 years for females). Population density will go up to 54.6 people per square kilometer.

Fiji demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 0.66% (7,240 residents, including 6,377 deaths). The demographics of Fiji constitutes of 450,000 women and 463,000 men, which means there are 1,029 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 36.8% of population (335,981) is 19 or younger, 56.7% of population (517,013) is between age 20 and 64 and 6.5% of population (59,371) is over 65.

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