United Republic of Tanzania population 64,780,192 (live)

The population of United Republic of Tanzania is expected to grow by 1,899,000 in 2021 and reach 66,612,000 in 2022. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 40,000 people yearly. The population density of Tanzania has changed from 21.1 in 1980 to 68.8 in 2019.

Current population 64,780,192 people at present (Wednesday 20th of January 2021)
Median Age 22.3 years
Population density 73.0 per km2
Population of United Republic of Tanzania from 1960 to 2021 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2021 64,674,000 1,899,000 (2.9%) -40,000 22.3 73 23,178,000 (35.8%)
2020 62,775,000 1,861,000 (3.0%) -40,000 22.3 4.77 71 22,058,000 (35.1%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -40,000 22.2 4.83 69 20,976,000 (34.4%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -40,000 22.1 4.89 67 19,932,000 (33.7%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -40,000 22.0 4.96 65 18,925,000 (33.0%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -40,000 21.9 5.02 63 17,958,712 (32.3%)
2015 53,879,957 1,645,088 (3.1%) -40,000 21.9 5.08 61 17,030,377 (31.6%)
2010 46,098,591 1,434,360 (3.1%) -40,000 21.8 5.43 52 12,960,158 (28.1%)
2005 39,410,545 1,160,561 (2.9%) -53,063 21.7 5.64 44 9,791,550 (24.8%)
2000 34,178,042 886,502 (2.6%) -59,190 21.7 5.69 39 7,624,779 (22.3%)
1995 29,960,776 890,161 (3.0%) -41,175 21.6 5.88 34 6,154,842 (20.5%)
1990 25,459,604 799,029 (3.1%) 118,257 21.5 6.21 29 4,807,792 (18.9%)
1985 21,836,999 663,396 (3.0%) 13,642 21.5 6.47 25 3,661,410 (16.8%)
1980 18,683,157 573,273 (3.1%) 7,436 21.4 6.65 21 2,719,334 (14.6%)
1975 15,980,301 503,007 (3.2%) -4,450 21.4 6.75 18 1,781,164 (11.1%)
1970 13,605,529 418,972 (3.1%) 23,798 21.5 6.77 15 1,068,306 (7.9%)
1965 11,683,528 344,431 (3.0%) 7,205 21.5 6.80 13 704,517 (6.0%)
1960 10,074,507 298,891 (2.9%) 5,399 21.5 6.81 11 528,509 (5.2%)

In 2020 the population of Tanzania was 62,775,000 and the average age increased from 21.5 in 1960 to 22.3. Urban population has increased from 7,624,779 (22.3%) in 2000 to 23,178,000 (35.8%) in the current year. The population density of Tanzania has changed from 21.1 in 1980 to 68.8 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%) -40,000 22.3 4.77 71 22,058,000 (35.1%)
2025 72,681,000 2,067,000 (2.8%) -40,000 22.7 4.48 82 28,055,000 (38.6%)
2030 83,702,000 2,296,000 (2.7%) -40,000 23.3 4.21 95 35,079,000 (41.9%)
2035 95,862,000 2,519,000 (2.6%) -40,000 23.9 3.96 108 43,115,000 (45.0%)
2040 109,060,000 2,717,000 (2.5%) -40,000 24.6 3.73 123 52,027,000 (47.7%)
2045 123,174,000 2,890,000 (2.4%) -40,000 25.4 3.53 139 62,012,000 (50.3%)
2050 138,082,000 3,043,000 (2.2%) -40,000 26.2 3.35 156 73,160,000 (53.0%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 74.0 (72.1 years for male and 76.0 years for females). Population density will go up to 155.9 people per square kilometer.

United Republic of Tanzania demographics 2020

The population growth rate is 3.03% (1,861,000 residents, including 377,703 deaths). The demographics of Tanzania constitutes of 32,645,000 women and 32,029,000 men, which means there are 981 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 54.8% of population (35,441,352) is 19 or younger, 42.1% of population (27,227,754) is between age 20 and 64 and 3.1% of population (2,017,829) is over 65.

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