Latvia population 1,930,438 (live)

The population of Latvia is expected to decrease by 10,000 in 2018 and reach 1,930,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 10,000 people yearly. On average there are 20,001 births and 29,021 deaths in Latvia per year. The population density of Latvia has changed from 40.4 in 1980 to 31.5 in 2016.

Current population 1,930,438 people at present (Saturday 15th of December 2018)
Median Age 43.0 years
Life expectancy 74.6 years
Population density 31.0 per km2
Population of Latvia from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 1,940,000 -10,000 (-0.5%) -10,000 43.0 1.62 31 1,307,000 (67.4%)
2017 1,950,000 -10,424 (-0.5%) -10,000 42.8 1.62 31 1,314,000 (67.4%)
2016 1,960,424 -17,103 (-0.9%) -10,000 42.6 1.63 32 1,320,561 (67.4%)
2015 1,977,527 -16,255 (-0.8%) -10,000 42.4 1.64 32 1,332,497 (67.4%)
2010 2,097,555 -44,114 (-2.1%) -16,665 41.2 1.36 34 1,419,877 (67.7%)
2005 2,238,799 -24,323 (-1.1%) -17,319 40.1 1.39 36 1,522,383 (68.0%)
2000 2,367,550 -22,932 (-1.0%) -14,498 38.8 1.25 38 1,611,520 (68.1%)
1995 2,485,056 -35,686 (-1.4%) -9,320 37.4 1.25 40 1,708,476 (68.8%)
1990 2,663,151 -3,804 (-0.1%) -23,295 36.3 2.02 43 1,844,232 (69.3%)
1985 2,578,873 16,826 (0.7%) 8,382 36.4 2.08 41 1,768,075 (68.6%)
1980 2,511,701 5,748 (0.2%) 6,152 36.3 1.86 40 1,685,226 (67.1%)
1975 2,456,130 18,944 (0.8%) 7,265 36.0 1.96 39 1,575,779 (64.2%)
1970 2,359,164 15,991 (0.7%) 10,934 35.8 1.96 38 1,432,319 (60.7%)
1965 2,265,919 25,296 (1.1%) 14,156 35.1 1.74 36 1,287,767 (56.8%)
1960 2,120,979 31,702 (1.5%) 15,930 34.7 1.94 34 1,121,298 (52.9%)

In 2017 the population of Latvia was 1,950,000 and the average age increased from 34.7 in 1960 to 42.8. Urban population has increased from 1,611,520 (68.1%) in 2000 to 1,307,000 (67.4%) in the current year. The population density of Latvia has changed from 40.4 in 1980 to 31.5 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 1,920,000 -10,000 (-0.5%) -5,000 43.2 1.60 30 1,295,000 (67.4%)
2025 1,868,000 -10,000 (-0.5%) -1,000 44.0 1.65 29 1,269,000 (67.9%)
2030 1,812,000 -11,000 (-0.6%) -1,000 44.6 1.69 28 1,247,000 (68.8%)
2035 1,754,000 -12,000 (-0.7%) -1,000 45.2 1.72 27 1,230,000 (70.1%)
2040 1,700,000 -10,000 (-0.6%) -1,000 45.6 1.74 26 1,218,000 (71.7%)
2045 1,649,000 -10,000 (-0.6%) -1,000 45.8 1.76 25 1,209,000 (73.3%)
2050 1,604,000 -9,000 (-0.6%) -1,000 45.9 1.78 24 1,200,000 (74.8%)

Total Latvia population should reach 1,920,000 by 2020 and should decrease to 1,604,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 79.6 (76.0 years for male and 83.4 years for females). Population density will go up to 24.4 people per square kilometer.

Latvia demographics 2017

The population growth rate is minus 0.51% (10,424 residents, including 28,596 deaths). The demographics of Latvia constitutes of 1,049,000 women and 891,000 men, which means there are 849 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 19.9% of population (385,090) is 19 or younger, 60.1% of population (1,166,134) is between age 20 and 64 and 19.9% of population (385,866) is over 65.

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