Population of China (2017)

China population

1,379,897,412

Births this year: 16,769,375 Births today 13,552
Deaths this year 10,413,241 Deaths today 8,415

China Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Buddhist 18.2% 249,984,513 people
Christian 5.1% 70,050,605 people
Muslim 1.8% 24,723,743 people
folk religion 21.9% 300,805,540 people
Hindu 1% 13,735,413 people
Jewish 1% 13,735,413 people
other (includes Daoist (Taoist)) 0.7% 9,614,789 people
unaffiliated 52.2% 716,988,547 people

China Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Han Chinese 91.6% 1,258,163,811 people
Zhuang 1.3% 17,856,037 people
other (includes Hui, Manchu, Uighur, Miao, Yi, Tujia, Tibetan, Mongol, Dong, Buyei, Yao, Bai, Korean, Hani, Li, Kazakh, Dai and other nationalities) 7.1% 97,521,431 people

China population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 1,376,048,943 708,977,116 667,071,827 100 100 100 106.3
00-04 83,185,944 44,648,442 38,537,502 6 6.3 5.8 115.9
05-09 78,637,404 42,351,392 36,286,012 5.7 6 5.4 116.7
10-14 75,291,908 40,360,572 34,931,336 5.5 5.7 5.2 115.5
15-19 78,930,129 41,955,088 36,975,041 5.7 5.9 5.5 113.5
20-24 106,138,612 55,903,754 50,234,858 7.7 7.9 7.5 111.3
25-29 129,085,568 67,023,742 62,061,826 9.4 9.5 9.3 108
30-34 99,374,546 51,054,326 48,320,220 7.2 7.2 7.2 105.7
35-39 95,219,098 48,839,863 46,379,235 6.9 6.9 7 105.3
40-44 119,092,005 60,953,920 58,138,085 8.7 8.6 8.7 104.8
45-49 123,525,404 62,659,024 60,866,380 9 8.8 9.1 102.9
50-54 99,395,399 50,642,408 48,752,991 7.2 7.1 7.3 103.9
55-59 78,933,377 40,116,461 38,816,916 5.7 5.7 5.8 103.3
60-64 77,810,272 39,208,477 38,601,795 5.7 5.5 5.8 101.6
65-69 51,161,151 25,428,503 25,732,648 3.7 3.6 3.9 98.8
70-74 33,752,396 16,760,534 16,991,862 2.5 2.4 2.5 98.6
75-79 24,156,347 11,562,614 12,593,733 1.8 1.6 1.9 91.8
80-84 14,259,709 6,315,743 7,943,966 1 0.9 1.2 79.5
85-89 5,938,935 2,428,189 3,510,746 0.4 0.3 0.5 69.2
90-94 1,742,236 632,861 1,109,375 0.1 0.1 0.2 57
95-99 370,846 119,106 251,740 0 0 0 47.3
100+ 47,657 12,097 35,560 0 0 0 34

China Age structure and Population pyramid

China Age structure and Population pyramid

China Sex ratio

China Sex ratio

China Dependency ratios

Chart working age in China

China Population (1950 - 2017)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2016 1,382,323,332 0.46 6,274,389 106.31 147.24
2015 1,376,048,943 0.48 6,613,273 106.28 146.57
2014 1,369,435,670 0.51 6,921,410 106.25 145.87
2013 1,362,514,260 0.53 7,127,308 106.21 145.13
2012 1,355,386,952 0.53 7,212,474 106.17 144.37
2011 1,348,174,478 0.54 7,205,741 106.12 143.60
2010 1,340,968,737 0.54 7,161,674 106.08 142.84
2005 1,305,600,630 2.81 35,626,058 105.87 139.07
2000 1,269,974,572 3.43 42,133,291 105.63 135.27
1995 1,227,841,281 6.34 73,235,508 105.57 130.79
1990 1,154,605,773 9.69 101,983,363 105.41 122.98
1985 1,052,622,410 7.65 74,784,977 105.24 112.12
1980 977,837,433 7.98 72,256,988 105.29 104.16
1975 905,580,445 12.01 97,069,732 105.25 96.46
1970 808,510,713 14.42 101,919,766 105.26 86.12
1965 706,590,947 9.64 62,140,774 105.64 75.26
1960 644,450,173 7.66 45,875,932 106.12 68.64
1955 598,574,241 10.01 54,461,318 106.88 63.76
1950 544,112,923 107.63 57.96
Chart population China Population (1950 - 2017)