Population of Bhutan (2019)

Bhutan population

771,632

Births this year: 34,529 Births today 3
Deaths this year 13,022 Deaths today 1

Bhutan Population by Religions(2005 est)

Region Name Percents Number
Lamaistic Buddhist 75.3% 564,844 people
Indian- and Nepalese-influenced Hinduism 22.1% 165,778 people
other 2.6% 19,503 people

Bhutan Population by Ethnic groups (2005 est)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Ngalop (also known as Bhote) 50% 375,063 people
ethnic Nepalese (includes Lhotsampas - one of several Nepalese ethnic groups) 35% 262,544 people
indigenous or migrant tribes 15% 112,519 people

Bhutan population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 774,830 416,284 358,546 100 100 100 116.1
00-04 65,934 33,505 32,429 8.5 8 9 103.3
05-09 71,519 36,273 35,246 9.2 8.7 9.8 102.9
10-14 70,707 35,803 34,904 9.1 8.6 9.7 102.6
15-19 73,708 37,349 36,359 9.5 9 10.1 102.7
20-24 77,504 39,813 37,691 10 9.6 10.5 105.6
25-29 80,250 42,394 37,856 10.4 10.2 10.6 112
30-34 76,870 45,271 31,599 9.9 10.9 8.8 143.3
35-39 61,951 35,721 26,230 8 8.6 7.3 136.2
40-44 45,724 25,256 20,468 5.9 6.1 5.7 123.4
45-49 39,414 22,505 16,909 5.1 5.4 4.7 133.1
50-54 28,914 15,991 12,923 3.7 3.8 3.6 123.7
55-59 25,365 14,352 11,013 3.3 3.4 3.1 130.3
60-64 17,742 9,798 7,944 2.3 2.4 2.2 123.3
65-69 14,298 8,327 5,971 1.8 2 1.7 139.5
70-74 10,398 5,957 4,441 1.3 1.4 1.2 134.1
75-79 7,109 4,041 3,068 0.9 1 0.9 131.7
80-84 4,413 2,413 2,000 0.6 0.6 0.6 120.7
85-89 2,069 1,080 989 0.3 0.3 0.3 109.2
90-94 724 348 376 0.1 0.1 0.1 92.6
95-99 183 76 107 0 0 0 71
100+ 34 11 23 0 0 0 47.8

Bhutan Age structure and Population pyramid

Bhutan Age structure and Population pyramid

Bhutan Sex ratio

Bhutan Sex ratio

Bhutan Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Bhutan

Bhutan Population (1950 - 2019)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2018 801,257 1.06 8,380 115.38 21.02
2017 792,877 1.12 8,774 115.68 20.80
2016 784,103 1.20 9,273 115.93 20.57
2015 774,830 1.28 9,822 116.10 20.33
2014 765,008 1.37 10,371 116.17 20.07
2013 754,637 1.47 10,926 116.13 19.80
2012 743,711 1.57 11,465 116.01 19.51
2011 732,246 1.67 12,000 115.87 19.21
2010 720,246 1.75 12,416 115.72 18.90
2005 651,163 15.42 86,976 114.00 17.08
2000 564,187 10.86 55,290 105.82 14.80
1995 508,897 -4.97 -26,608 106.31 13.35
1990 535,505 14.18 66,495 107.26 14.05
1985 469,010 13.68 56,449 107.83 12.30
1980 412,561 18.16 63,415 108.57 10.82
1975 349,146 19.79 57,689 106.78 9.16
1970 291,457 15.37 38,828 103.21 7.65
1965 252,629 12.73 28,521 103.25 6.63
1960 224,108 12.00 24,019 103.43 5.88
1955 200,089 13.18 23,294 103.97 5.25
1950 176,795 105.24 4.64
Chart population Bhutan Population (1950 - 2019)