Population of Iraq (2017)

Iraq population

39,425,147

Births this year: 1,458,482 Births today 2,046
Deaths this year 179,360 Deaths today 252

Iraq Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Muslim (official) 99% 37,764,565 people
Christian 0.8% 305,168 people
Hindu <.1 0.1% 38,146 people
Buddhist <.1 0.1% 38,146 people
Jewish <.1 0.1% 38,146 people
folk religion <.1 0.1% 38,146 people
unafilliated .1 0.1% 38,146 people
other <.1 0.1% 38,146 people

Iraq Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Arab 75-80 7580% 2,891,468,695 people
Kurdish 15-20 1520% 579,819,580 people
Turkoman, Assyrian, or other 5% 1,907,301 people

Iraq population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 36,423,395 18,436,977 17,986,418 100 100 100 102.5
00-04 5,727,445 2,944,189 2,783,256 15.7 16 15.5 105.8
05-09 4,974,419 2,559,482 2,414,937 13.7 13.9 13.4 106
10-14 4,225,448 2,172,441 2,053,007 11.6 11.8 11.4 105.8
15-19 3,814,124 1,956,916 1,857,208 10.5 10.6 10.3 105.4
20-24 3,308,720 1,693,671 1,615,049 9.1 9.2 9 104.9
25-29 2,892,723 1,482,895 1,409,828 7.9 8 7.8 105.2
30-34 2,490,022 1,272,481 1,217,541 6.8 6.9 6.8 104.5
35-39 2,175,474 1,102,445 1,073,029 6 6 6 102.7
40-44 1,827,007 912,145 914,862 5 4.9 5.1 99.7
45-49 1,466,411 712,577 753,834 4 3.9 4.2 94.5
50-54 978,491 459,114 519,377 2.7 2.5 2.9 88.4
55-59 726,541 338,102 388,439 2 1.8 2.2 87
60-64 703,385 327,552 375,833 1.9 1.8 2.1 87.2
65-69 404,565 193,461 211,104 1.1 1 1.2 91.6
70-74 332,239 153,566 178,673 0.9 0.8 1 85.9
75-79 212,258 91,976 120,282 0.6 0.5 0.7 76.5
80-84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
85-89 110,780 44,871 65,909 0.3 0.2 0.4 68.1
90-94 41,098 15,136 25,962 0.1 0.1 0.1 58.3
95-99 10,456 3,449 7,007 0 0 0 49.2
100+ 1,650 475 1,175 0 0 0 40.4

Iraq Age structure and Population pyramid

Iraq Age structure and Population pyramid

Iraq Sex ratio

Iraq Sex ratio

Iraq Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Iraq

Iraq Population (1950 - 2017)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2016 37,547,686 3.09 1,124,291 102.55 86.45
2015 36,423,395 3.26 1,150,102 102.50 83.86
2014 35,273,293 3.42 1,165,927 102.46 81.21
2013 34,107,366 3.49 1,149,744 102.40 78.53
2012 32,957,622 3.42 1,089,864 102.35 75.88
2011 31,867,758 3.24 999,602 102.31 73.37
2010 30,868,156 2.99 897,522 102.28 71.07
2005 27,017,712 14.60 3,442,961 102.26 62.21
2000 23,574,751 16.60 3,356,992 101.91 54.28
1995 20,217,759 15.67 2,739,304 101.82 46.55
1990 17,478,455 12.21 1,902,059 101.95 40.24
1985 15,576,396 14.08 1,923,038 102.33 35.86
1980 13,653,358 16.85 1,968,773 104.36 31.44
1975 11,684,585 17.81 1,766,603 104.15 26.90
1970 9,917,982 18.41 1,542,191 103.52 22.84
1965 8,375,791 14.90 1,086,032 102.52 19.28
1960 7,289,759 12.10 787,104 101.20 16.78
1955 6,502,655 13.70 783,464 99.99 14.97
1950 5,719,191 99.49 13.17
Chart population Iraq Population (1950 - 2017)