Population of Sri Lanka (2018)

Sri Lanka population

22

Births this year: 1 Births today 0
Deaths this year 0 Deaths today 0

Sri Lanka Population by Religions(2001 census provisional data)

Region Name Percents Number
Buddhist (official) 69.1% 15 people
Muslim 7.6% 2 people
Hindu 7.1% 2 people
Christian 6.2% 1 people
unspecified 10% 2 people

Sri Lanka Population by Ethnic groups (2001 census provisional data)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Sinhalese 73.8% 16 people
Sri Lankan Moors 7.2% 2 people
Indian Tamil 4.6% 1 people
Sri Lankan Tamil 3.9% 1 people
other 0.5% 0 people
unspecified 10% 2 people

Sri Lanka population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 20,715,010 9,979,264 10,735,746 100 100 100 93
00-04 1,643,013 834,023 808,990 7.9 8.4 7.5 103.1
05-09 1,748,853 879,645 869,208 8.4 8.8 8.1 101.2
10-14 1,698,606 850,462 848,144 8.2 8.5 7.9 100.3
15-19 1,584,955 795,603 789,352 7.7 8 7.4 100.8
20-24 1,534,643 749,578 785,065 7.4 7.5 7.3 95.5
25-29 1,448,976 679,048 769,928 7 6.8 7.2 88.2
30-34 1,516,861 710,178 806,683 7.3 7.1 7.5 88
35-39 1,550,650 746,379 804,271 7.5 7.5 7.5 92.8
40-44 1,365,141 666,065 699,076 6.6 6.7 6.5 95.3
45-49 1,324,251 646,134 678,117 6.4 6.5 6.3 95.3
50-54 1,259,013 604,238 654,775 6.1 6.1 6.1 92.3
55-59 1,152,887 538,922 613,965 5.6 5.4 5.7 87.8
60-64 959,992 444,289 515,703 4.6 4.5 4.8 86.2
65-69 822,032 371,015 451,017 4 3.7 4.2 82.3
70-74 509,109 218,965 290,144 2.5 2.2 2.7 75.5
75-79 280,403 118,128 162,275 1.4 1.2 1.5 72.8
80-84 179,857 72,298 107,559 0.9 0.7 1 67.2
85-89 95,143 36,957 58,186 0.5 0.4 0.5 63.5
90-94 32,398 13,446 18,952 0.2 0.1 0.2 70.9
95-99 7,217 3,330 3,887 0 0 0 85.7
100+ 1,010 561 449 0 0 0 124.9

Sri Lanka Age structure and Population pyramid

Sri Lanka Age structure and Population pyramid

Sri Lanka Sex ratio

Sri Lanka Sex ratio

Sri Lanka Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Population (1950 - 2018)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2017 20,905,335 0.45 94,519 92.58 333.37
2016 20,810,816 0.46 95,806 92.74 331.86
2015 20,715,010 0.47 96,019 92.95 330.33
2014 20,618,991 0.47 97,032 93.23 328.80
2013 20,521,959 0.49 100,097 93.56 327.25
2012 20,421,862 0.52 106,189 93.93 325.66
2011 20,315,673 0.57 114,361 94.35 323.96
2010 20,201,312 0.61 122,439 94.78 322.14
2005 19,526,406 3.95 742,661 97.23 311.38
2000 18,783,745 2.93 535,310 99.51 299.53
1995 18,248,435 5.29 917,618 100.91 291.00
1990 17,330,817 7.11 1,150,041 101.98 276.36
1985 16,180,776 7.61 1,144,214 103.19 258.03
1980 15,036,562 9.31 1,280,572 104.03 239.78
1975 13,755,990 10.16 1,268,497 104.82 219.36
1970 12,487,493 12.32 1,369,808 106.16 199.13
1965 11,117,685 12.34 1,221,513 107.83 177.29
1960 9,896,172 12.04 1,063,631 110.55 157.81
1955 8,832,541 9.37 756,731 114.51 140.85
1950 8,075,810 120.26 128.78
Chart population Sri Lanka Population (1950 - 2018)