Jordan population 10,063,633 (live)

The population of Jordan is expected to grow by 202,000 in 2018 and reach 10,070,000 in 2019. On average there are 251,308 births and 38,083 deaths in Jordan per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 2.15 percent per year. The population density of Jordan has changed from 26.9 in 1980 to 106.5 in 2016.

Current population 10,063,633 people at present (Monday 17th of December 2018)
Median Age 26.1 years
Life expectancy 74.6 years
Population density 111.6 per km2
Population of Jordan from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 9,904,000 202,000 (2.0%) 26.1 3.25 112 8,353,000 (84.3%)
2017 9,702,000 246,198 (2.5%) 25.8 3.32 109 8,162,000 (84.1%)
2016 9,455,802 296,500 (3.1%) 25.6 3.38 107 7,933,891 (83.9%)
2015 9,159,302 349,996 (3.8%) 25.5 3.45 103 7,664,412 (83.7%)
2010 7,182,390 361,274 (5.0%) 195,057 24.8 3.66 81 5,923,533 (82.5%)
2005 5,714,111 178,516 (3.1%) 129,999 24.1 3.75 65 4,638,544 (81.2%)
2000 5,103,130 88,231 (1.7%) -18,779 23.2 4.03 58 4,072,706 (79.8%)
1995 4,572,904 176,951 (3.9%) -30,029 22.8 4.61 52 3,583,556 (78.4%)
1990 3,560,582 165,559 (4.7%) 82,494 21.4 5.49 40 2,609,586 (73.3%)
1985 2,895,985 115,557 (4.0%) 34,120 21.5 6.59 33 1,940,194 (67.0%)
1980 2,374,422 74,767 (3.2%) 16,331 21.0 7.26 27 1,425,342 (60.0%)
1975 2,062,918 58,085 (2.8%) -16,152 21.5 7.60 23 1,189,272 (57.7%)
1970 1,718,913 103,636 (6.0%) -5,941 21.8 7.93 19 962,093 (56.0%)
1965 1,172,550 71,091 (6.1%) 50,870 22.0 8.06 13 636,249 (54.3%)
1960 932,257 40,826 (4.2%) 7,143 22.8 7.69 11 474,323 (50.9%)

In 2017 the population of Jordan was 9,702,000 and the average age increased from 22.8 in 1960 to 25.8. Urban population has increased from 4,072,706 (79.8%) in 2000 to 8,353,000 (84.3%) in the current year. The population density of Jordan has changed from 26.9 in 1980 to 106.5 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 10,209,000 139,000 (1.4%) -120,000 26.5 3.12 115 8,653,000 (84.8%)
2025 10,610,000 71,000 (0.7%) -84,000 27.8 2.88 120 9,097,000 (85.7%)
2030 11,122,000 120,000 (1.1%) -34,000 29.2 2.69 125 9,633,000 (86.6%)
2035 11,841,000 158,000 (1.3%) -4,000 30.5 2.53 133 10,347,000 (87.4%)
2040 12,680,000 168,000 (1.3%) -4,000 31.8 2.38 143 11,167,000 (88.1%)
2045 13,471,000 153,000 (1.1%) -4,000 33.0 2.26 152 11,951,000 (88.7%)
2050 14,188,000 137,000 (1.0%) -4,000 34.2 2.16 160 12,675,000 (89.3%)

Total Jordan population should reach 10,209,000 by 2020 and should increase to 14,188,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 79.1 (77.4 years for male and 80.8 years for females). Population density will go up to 159.8 people per square kilometer.

Jordan demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 2.08% (246,198 residents, including 36,257 deaths). The demographics of Jordan constitutes of 4,888,000 women and 5,015,000 men, which means there are 1,026 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 45.0% of population (4,457,790) is 19 or younger, 51.1% of population (5,064,906) is between age 20 and 64 and 3.8% of population (379,323) is over 65.

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