Population of Vanuatu (2021)

Vanuatu population

307,598

Births this year: 36,082 Births today 14
Deaths this year 6,038 Deaths today 2

Vanuatu Population by Religions(2009 est)

Region Name Percents Number
Protestant (includes Presbyterian, Anglican, Seventh Day Adventist, Assemblies of God, Church of Christ, Neil Thomas Ministry, and Apostolic) 70% 194,288 people
Roman Catholic 12.4% 34,417 people
customary beliefs (including Jon Frum cargo cult) 3.7% 10,269 people
other 12.6% 34,972 people
none 1.1% 3,053 people
unspecified 0.2% 555 people

Vanuatu Population by Ethnic groups (2009 est)

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Ni-Vanuatu 97.6% 270,893 people
part Ni-Vanuatu 1.1% 3,053 people
other 1.3% 3,608 people

Vanuatu population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 294,092 148,676 145,416 100 100 100 102.2
00-04 36,501 18,840 17,661 12.4 12.7 12.1 106.7
05-09 34,246 17,772 16,474 11.6 12 11.3 107.9
10-14 33,175 17,472 15,703 11.3 11.8 10.8 111.3
15-19 26,811 13,829 12,982 9.1 9.3 8.9 106.5
20-24 26,192 13,235 12,957 8.9 8.9 8.9 102.1
25-29 22,555 10,810 11,745 7.7 7.3 8.1 92
30-34 22,966 11,230 11,736 7.8 7.6 8.1 95.7
35-39 19,965 10,266 9,699 6.8 6.9 6.7 105.8
40-44 15,734 8,065 7,669 5.4 5.4 5.3 105.2
45-49 13,622 6,725 6,897 4.6 4.5 4.7 97.5
50-54 11,207 5,477 5,730 3.8 3.7 3.9 95.6
55-59 10,310 4,920 5,390 3.5 3.3 3.7 91.3
60-64 6,759 3,300 3,459 2.3 2.2 2.4 95.4
65-69 5,795 2,858 2,937 2 1.9 2 97.3
70-74 3,729 1,799 1,930 1.3 1.2 1.3 93.2
75-79 2,772 1,330 1,442 0.9 0.9 1 92.2
80-84 1,268 534 734 0.4 0.4 0.5 72.8
85-89 381 170 211 0.1 0.1 0.1 80.6
90-94 90 39 51 0 0 0 76.5
95-99 13 5 8 0 0 0 62.5
100+ 1 0 1 0 0 0 0

Vanuatu Age structure and Population pyramid

Vanuatu Age structure and Population pyramid

Vanuatu Sex ratio

Vanuatu Sex ratio

Vanuatu Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Vanuatu

Vanuatu Population (1950 - 2021)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2020 294,092 2.06 5,941 102.24 24.13
2019 288,151 2.10 5,922 102.32 23.64
2018 282,229 2.13 5,898 102.40 23.15
2017 276,331 2.17 5,861 102.48 22.67
2016 270,470 2.20 5,818 102.57 22.19
2015 264,652 2.23 5,769 102.65 21.71
2014 258,883 2.26 5,718 102.73 21.24
2013 253,165 2.29 5,667 102.80 20.77
2012 247,498 2.32 5,622 102.88 20.30
2011 241,876 2.36 5,577 102.98 19.84
2010 236,299 2.39 5,517 103.12 19.38
2005 209,375 13.14 24,317 104.12 17.18
2000 185,058 10.00 16,822 104.68 15.18
1995 168,236 14.73 21,603 105.34 13.80
1990 146,633 12.77 16,605 105.88 12.03
1985 130,028 12.45 14,394 108.56 10.67
1980 115,634 15.77 15,755 111.83 9.49
1975 99,879 16.97 14,491 112.66 8.19
1970 85,388 14.94 11,101 112.44 7.00
1965 74,287 16.62 10,586 105.80 6.09
1960 63,701 15.98 8,777 106.65 5.23
1955 54,924 15.16 7,229 107.83 4.51
1950 47,695 109.40 3.91
Chart population Vanuatu Population (1950 - 2021)