United Republic of Tanzania population 63,248,449 (live)

The population of United Republic of Tanzania is expected to grow by 1,861,000 in 2020 and reach 64,674,000 in 2021. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 40,000 people yearly. On average there are 2,293,987 births and 376,462 deaths in Tanzania per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 3.06 percent per year. The population density of Tanzania has changed from 21.1 in 1980 to 66.7 in 2018.

Current population 63,248,449 people at present (Tuesday 31st of March 2020)
Median Age 22.3 years
Life expectancy 67.5 years
Population density 70.9 per km2
Population of United Republic of Tanzania from 1960 to 2020 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
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 2019 the population of Tanzania was 60,914,000 and the average age increased from 21.5 in 1960 to 22.2. Urban population has increased from 7,624,779 (22.3%) in 2000 to 22,058,000 (35.1%) in the current year. The population density of Tanzania has changed from 21.1 in 1980 to 66.7 in 2018.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 62,775,000 1,861,000 (3.0%) -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%)

Total Tanzania population should reach 62,775,000 by 2020 and should increase to 138,082,000 people by year 2050. 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 2019

The population growth rate is 3.06% (1,823,000 residents, including 378,431 deaths). The demographics of Tanzania constitutes of 31,697,000 women and 31,078,000 men, which means there are 981 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 55.0% of population (34,532,528) is 19 or younger, 41.9% of population (26,290,170) is between age 20 and 64 and 3.1% of population (1,952,303) is over 65.

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