French Polynesia population 292,137 (live)

The population of French Polynesia is expected to grow by 1,000 in 2021 and reach 294,000 in 2022. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 1,000 people yearly. The population density of French Polynesia has changed from 41.5 in 1980 to 78.8 in 2019.

Current population 292,137 people at present (Monday 25th of January 2021)
Median Age 34.7 years
Population density 79.9 per km2
Population of French Polynesia from 1960 to 2021 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2021 292,000 1,000 (0.3%) -1,000 34.7 80 163,000 (55.7%)
2020 291,000 2,000 (0.7%) -1,000 34.3 1.95 79 162,000 (55.7%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -100 33.9 1.97 79 161,000 (55.7%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -100 33.6 1.98 78 159,000 (55.7%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -100 33.4 2.00 77 158,000 (55.7%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -100 33.0 2.01 77 156,362 (55.8%)
2015 277,690 2,206 (0.8%) -100 32.7 2.03 76 155,173 (55.9%)
2010 267,820 2,239 (0.8%) -1,000 31.4 2.11 73 151,262 (56.5%)
2005 254,886 3,111 (1.2%) -693 29.5 2.25 70 143,822 (56.4%)
2000 237,258 4,306 (1.8%) 15 27.9 2.46 65 133,033 (56.1%)
1995 215,196 3,617 (1.7%) 697 26.2 2.84 59 121,883 (56.6%)
1990 198,375 4,123 (2.1%) -865 25.2 3.40 54 114,780 (57.9%)
1985 175,204 4,808 (2.7%) 48 24.6 3.74 48 102,738 (58.6%)
1980 151,708 4,412 (2.9%) 730 23.7 3.99 41 89,512 (59.0%)
1975 130,619 4,133 (3.2%) 769 22.9 4.55 36 76,088 (58.3%)
1970 110,495 3,638 (3.3%) 878 22.4 5.06 30 60,951 (55.2%)
1965 93,438 3,306 (3.5%) 669 22.6 5.31 26 45,017 (48.2%)
1960 78,076 2,627 (3.3%) 638 22.9 5.66 21 33,011 (42.3%)

In 2020 the population of French Polynesia was 291,000 and the average age increased from 22.9 in 1960 to 34.3. Urban population has increased from 133,033 (56.1%) in 2000 to 163,000 (55.7%) in the current year. The population density of French Polynesia has changed from 41.5 in 1980 to 78.8 in 2019.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 0 0 (0.0%) -1,000 34.3 1.95 79 162,000 (55.7%)
2025 297,000 1,000 (0.3%) -100 35.9 1.89 81 166,000 (55.9%)
2030 307,000 2,000 (0.7%) -100 37.3 1.84 84 173,000 (56.5%)
2035 314,000 1,000 (0.3%) -100 38.8 1.80 86 181,000 (57.6%)
2040 320,000 1,000 (0.3%) -100 40.1 1.77 87 189,000 (59.1%)
2045 324,000 1,000 (0.3%) -100 41.2 1.75 88 196,000 (60.6%)
2050 326,000 1,000 (0.3%) -100 42.4 1.74 89 202,000 (62.1%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 82.8 (81.3 years for male and 84.3 years for females). Population density will go up to 89.0 people per square kilometer.

French Polynesia demographics 2020

The population growth rate is 0.34% (2,000 residents, including 1,649 deaths). The demographics of French Polynesia constitutes of 144,000 women and 149,000 men, which means there are 1,035 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 29.5% of population (86,023) is 19 or younger, 60.9% of population (177,682) is between age 20 and 64 and 9.2% of population (26,893) is over 65.

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