Norway population 5,461,030 (live)

The population of Norway is expected to grow by 47,000 in 2020 and reach 5,488,000 in 2021. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 28,000 people yearly. On average there are 65,271 births and 42,197 deaths in Norway per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.42 percent per year. The population density of Norway has changed from 11.2 in 1980 to 14.7 in 2018.

Current population 5,461,030 people at present (Saturday 30th of May 2020)
Median Age 40.2 years
Life expectancy 82.8 years
Population density 14.9 per km2
Population of Norway from 1960 to 2020 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 5,442,000 47,000 (0.9%) 28,000 40.2 1.83 15 4,448,000 (81.7%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) 28,000 40.0 1.81 15 4,396,000 (81.5%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) 28,000 39.9 1.80 15 4,341,000 (81.2%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) 28,000 39.8 1.78 15 4,283,000 (81.0%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) 28,000 39.7 1.77 14 4,224,753 (80.7%)
2015 5,188,607 51,375 (1.0%) 28,000 39.5 1.75 14 4,175,428 (80.5%)
2010 4,889,252 60,526 (1.2%) 44,363 39.0 1.95 13 3,867,496 (79.1%)
2005 4,623,291 31,381 (0.7%) 32,687 38.7 1.84 13 3,582,588 (77.5%)
2000 4,490,967 29,054 (0.7%) 13,480 38.2 1.85 12 3,416,773 (76.1%)
1995 4,359,184 22,571 (0.5%) 11,755 37.9 1.87 12 3,215,508 (73.8%)
1990 4,241,473 14,572 (0.3%) 9,381 37.7 1.93 12 3,051,994 (72.0%)
1985 4,152,516 12,417 (0.3%) 7,743 37.3 1.68 11 2,961,159 (71.3%)
1980 4,085,620 13,103 (0.3%) 4,961 36.5 1.72 11 2,882,201 (70.5%)
1975 4,007,313 22,055 (0.6%) 4,146 35.8 1.98 11 2,732,467 (68.2%)
1970 3,875,763 28,056 (0.7%) 3,174 35.4 2.50 11 2,534,594 (65.4%)
1965 3,723,168 28,829 (0.8%) 836 35.2 2.94 10 2,143,353 (57.6%)
1960 3,581,239 28,561 (0.8%) -455 34.8 2.85 10 1,787,755 (49.9%)

In 2019 the population of Norway was 5,395,000 and the average age increased from 34.8 in 1960 to 40.0. Urban population has increased from 3,416,773 (76.1%) in 2000 to 4,448,000 (81.7%) in the current year. The population density of Norway has changed from 11.2 in 1980 to 14.7 in 2018.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 5,442,000 47,000 (0.9%) 28,000 40.2 1.83 15 4,448,000 (81.7%)
2025 5,662,000 43,000 (0.8%) 28,000 40.9 1.84 16 4,693,000 (82.9%)
2030 5,864,000 38,000 (0.7%) 28,000 41.6 1.84 16 4,920,000 (83.9%)
2035 6,043,000 35,000 (0.6%) 28,000 42.2 1.85 17 5,127,000 (84.8%)
2040 6,212,000 33,000 (0.5%) 28,000 42.7 1.85 18 5,322,000 (85.7%)
2045 6,373,000 32,000 (0.5%) 28,000 43.1 1.85 18 5,510,000 (86.5%)
2050 6,525,000 29,000 (0.4%) 28,000 43.5 1.85 19 5,691,000 (87.2%)

Total Norway population should reach 5,442,000 by 2020 and should increase to 6,525,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 86.7 (85.4 years for male and 88.1 years for females). Population density will go up to 18.6 people per square kilometer.

Norway demographics 2019

The population growth rate is 0.87% (52,000 residents, including 41,528 deaths). The demographics of Norway constitutes of 2,689,000 women and 2,753,000 men, which means there are 1,024 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 23.5% of population (1,280,503) is 19 or younger, 59.0% of population (3,209,692) is between age 20 and 64 and 17.5% of population (950,717) is over 65.

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