Population by broad age group projected to 2100; Population by country Clio Infra; Population growth by world region: The annual change of the population; Population growth rate UN (with projections) Population growth rate by level of development; Population growth rate vs Child mortality rate; Population growth rate vs. median age
Population in the world is, as of 2020, growing at a rate of around 1.05% per year (down from 1.08% in 2019, 1.10% in 2018, and 1.12% in 2017). The current average population increase is estimated at 81 million people per year. Annual growth rate reached its peak in the late 1960s, when it was at around 2%.
The world population increased from 1 billion in 1800 to 7.9 billion today. The world population growth rate declined from 2.2% per year 50 years ago to 1.0% per year.
- Max Roser, Hannah Ritchie, Esteban Ortiz-Ospina
World Population Growth Rate 1950-2022. Chart and table of World population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100. The current population of World in 2022 is 7,975,105,156, a 0.83% increase from 2021. The population of World in 2021 was 7,909,295,151, a 0.87% increase from 2020. The population of World in 2020 was 7,840,952,880, a 0.98% increase from 2019.YearPopulation Growth RateGrowth Rate20227,975,105,1560.83%20217,909,295,1510.87%20207,840,952,8800.98%20197,764,951,0321.06%
U.S. Population 1950-2022. Chart and table of U.S. population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100. The current population of U.S. in 2022 is 338,289,857, a 0.38% increase from 2021. The population of U.S. in 2021 was 336,997,624, a 0.31% increase from 2020. The population of U.S. in 2020 was 335,942,003, a 0.49% increase from 2019.