Population of Laos (2019)

Laos population

7,313,796

Births this year: 429,505 Births today 234
Deaths this year 134,782 Deaths today 74

Laos Population by Religions(2005 census)

Region Name Percents Number
Buddhist 67% 4,702,779 people
Christian 1.5% 105,286 people
other and unspecified 31.5% 2,211,008 people

Laos Population by Ethnic groups (2005 census)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Lao 55% 3,860,490 people
Khmou 11% 772,098 people
Hmong 8% 561,526 people
other 26% 1,824,959 people

Laos population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 6,802,023 3,385,328 3,416,695 100 100 100 99.1
00-04 838,800 428,393 410,407 12.3 12.7 12 104.4
05-09 795,654 406,042 389,612 11.7 12 11.4 104.2
10-14 730,583 371,770 358,813 10.7 11 10.5 103.6
15-19 753,329 381,998 371,331 11.1 11.3 10.9 102.9
20-24 756,803 382,566 374,237 11.1 11.3 11 102.2
25-29 627,925 316,206 311,719 9.2 9.3 9.1 101.4
30-34 482,689 240,003 242,686 7.1 7.1 7.1 98.9
35-39 385,234 188,010 197,224 5.7 5.6 5.8 95.3
40-44 325,725 155,677 170,048 4.8 4.6 5 91.5
45-49 273,681 129,354 144,327 4 3.8 4.2 89.6
50-54 234,275 111,250 123,025 3.4 3.3 3.6 90.4
55-59 189,928 90,620 99,308 2.8 2.7 2.9 91.3
60-64 148,200 70,527 77,673 2.2 2.1 2.3 90.8
65-69 104,376 46,477 57,899 1.5 1.4 1.7 80.3
70-74 72,280 31,833 40,447 1.1 0.9 1.2 78.7
75-79 47,393 20,493 26,900 0.7 0.6 0.8 76.2
80-84 24,149 9,989 14,160 0.4 0.3 0.4 70.5
85-89 8,827 3,383 5,444 0.1 0.1 0.2 62.1
90-94 1,921 664 1,257 0 0 0 52.8
95-99 235 69 166 0 0 0 41.6
100+ 16 4 12 0 0 0 33.3

Laos Age structure and Population pyramid

Laos Age structure and Population pyramid

Laos Sex ratio

Laos Sex ratio

Laos Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Laos

Laos Population (1950 - 2019)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2018 7,158,246 1.72 120,725 99.39 31.01
2017 7,037,521 1.72 119,154 99.29 30.49
2016 6,918,367 1.71 116,344 99.19 29.98
2015 6,802,023 1.69 112,723 99.08 29.47
2014 6,689,300 1.66 109,315 98.97 28.98
2013 6,579,985 1.65 106,935 98.87 28.51
2012 6,473,050 1.67 106,141 98.76 28.05
2011 6,366,909 1.70 106,365 98.63 27.59
2010 6,260,544 1.75 107,391 98.48 27.13
2005 5,745,012 7.53 402,133 97.80 24.89
2000 5,342,879 9.99 485,105 99.23 23.15
1995 4,857,774 14.36 609,935 99.36 21.05
1990 4,247,839 15.43 567,694 100.05 18.40
1985 3,680,145 13.14 427,444 99.35 15.95
1980 3,252,701 6.72 204,837 98.67 14.09
1975 3,047,864 13.47 361,839 98.06 13.21
1970 2,686,025 12.81 304,962 97.43 11.64
1965 2,381,063 12.32 261,119 96.92 10.32
1960 2,119,944 12.14 229,581 96.63 9.19
1955 1,890,363 12.33 207,447 96.65 8.19
1950 1,682,916 97.11 7.29
Chart population Laos Population (1950 - 2019)