Population of Papua New Guinea (2020)

Papua New Guinea population

7,255,463

Births this year: 636,543 Births today 206
Deaths this year 172,397 Deaths today 56

Papua New Guinea Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Roman Catholic 27% 1,833,656 people
Protestant (Evangelical Lutheran, United Church, Seventh-Day Adventist, Pentecostal, Evangelical Alliance, Anglican, Baptist, other Protestant) 69.4, other 3.6 6943.6% 471,561,887 people

Papua New Guinea Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Melanesian, Papuan, Negrito, Micronesian, Polynesian 100% 6,791,317 people

Papua New Guinea population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 8,412,725 4,291,260 4,121,465 100 100 100 104.1
00-04 1,042,951 541,362 501,589 12.4 12.6 12.2 107.9
05-09 984,615 510,815 473,800 11.7 11.9 11.5 107.8
10-14 944,349 489,470 454,879 11.2 11.4 11 107.6
15-19 881,170 455,950 425,220 10.5 10.6 10.3 107.2
20-24 805,256 415,412 389,844 9.6 9.7 9.5 106.6
25-29 684,434 351,344 333,090 8.1 8.2 8.1 105.5
30-34 590,029 302,024 288,005 7 7 7 104.9
35-39 541,544 276,251 265,293 6.4 6.4 6.4 104.1
40-44 484,495 247,312 237,183 5.8 5.8 5.8 104.3
45-49 430,839 219,052 211,787 5.1 5.1 5.1 103.4
50-54 316,403 158,716 157,687 3.8 3.7 3.8 100.7
55-59 241,860 118,508 123,352 2.9 2.8 3 96.1
60-64 182,306 86,360 95,946 2.2 2 2.3 90
65-69 129,907 58,307 71,600 1.5 1.4 1.7 81.4
70-74 78,620 33,178 45,442 0.9 0.8 1.1 73
75-79 43,589 17,042 26,547 0.5 0.4 0.6 64.2
80-84 20,572 7,252 13,320 0.2 0.2 0.3 54.4
85-89 7,463 2,319 5,144 0.1 0.1 0.1 45.1
90-94 1,959 512 1,447 0 0 0 35.4
95-99 330 69 261 0 0 0 26.4
100+ 34 5 29 0 0 0 17.2

Papua New Guinea Age structure and Population pyramid

Papua New Guinea Age structure and Population pyramid

Papua New Guinea Sex ratio

Papua New Guinea Sex ratio

Papua New Guinea Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Population (1950 - 2020)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2019 8,252,150 1.97 159,632 104.12 18.22
2018 8,092,518 2.00 158,677 104.13 17.87
2017 7,933,841 2.03 157,726 104.13 17.52
2016 7,776,115 2.06 156,794 104.13 17.17
2015 7,619,321 2.09 155,744 104.13 16.82
2014 7,463,577 2.12 154,713 104.13 16.48
2013 7,308,864 2.15 153,994 104.13 16.14
2012 7,154,870 2.20 153,698 104.13 15.80
2011 7,001,172 2.24 153,655 104.12 15.46
2010 6,847,517 2.30 153,718 104.11 15.12
2005 6,086,905 13.26 712,854 104.05 13.44
2000 5,374,051 13.96 658,122 104.01 11.87
1995 4,715,929 13.42 558,026 104.13 10.41
1990 4,157,903 13.05 480,049 104.66 9.18
1985 3,677,854 14.38 462,371 105.31 8.12
1980 3,215,483 14.44 405,791 106.26 7.10
1975 2,809,692 15.40 374,937 106.55 6.20
1970 2,434,755 12.66 273,652 106.72 5.38
1965 2,161,103 9.87 194,146 107.17 4.77
1960 1,966,957 7.99 145,461 108.03 4.34
1955 1,821,496 6.63 113,304 109.29 4.02
1950 1,708,192 111.39 3.77
Chart population Papua New Guinea Population (1950 - 2020)