Rankings

Population: size and growth Change

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Fastest growing populations

Total % change 2010-20 forecast

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Oman
    Result
    69.3
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Qatar
    Result
    56.9
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Equatorial Guinea
    Result
    47.9
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Niger
    Result
    46.6
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Kuwait
    Result
    43.5
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Jordan
    Result
    42.1
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Angola
    Result
    40.5
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Uganda
    Result
    39.1
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Lebanon
    Result
    38.8
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Congo-Kinshasa
    Result
    38.7
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Chad
    Result
    37.0
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Bahrain
    Result
    36.8
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Tanzania
    Result
    36.2
  14. Rank
    Country
    Burundi
    Result
    36.2
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Gambia, The
    Result
    35.5
  16. Rank
    16
    Country
    South Sudan
    Result
    35.2
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Iraq
    Result
    34.9
  18. Rank
    Country
    Zambia
    Result
    34.9
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Mali
    Result
    34.6
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Burkina Faso
    Result
    34.0
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    Malawi
    Result
    33.7
  22. Rank
    22
    Country
    Somalia
    Result
    33.6
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Mozambique
    Result
    33.4
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Senegal
    Result
    33.2
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Mauritania
    Result
    32.5
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    Afghanistan
    Result
    32.1
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    Benin
    Result
    31.8
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    Gabon
    Result
    31.2
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Madagascar
    Result
    30.9
  30. Rank
    Country
    West Bank & Gaza
    Result
    30.9
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Cameroon
    Result
    30.0
  32. Rank
    Country
    Nigeria
    Result
    30.0
  33. Rank
    33
    Country
    French Guiana
    Result
    29.8
  34. Rank
    34
    Country
    Congo-Brazzaville
    Result
    29.6
  35. Rank
    35
    Country
    Kenya
    Result
    29.4
  36. Rank
    36
    Country
    Liberia
    Result
    29.3
  37. Rank
    37
    Country
    Togo
    Result
    28.9
  38. Rank
    38
    Country
    Guinea-Bissau
    Result
    28.6
  39. Rank
    Country
    Ethiopia
    Result
    28.6
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Ivory Coast
    Result
    28.3
  41. Rank
    41
    Country
    Yemen
    Result
    28.1
  42. Rank
    42
    Country
    Rwanda
    Result
    27.7
  43. Rank
    43
    Country
    Guinea
    Result
    27.4
  44. Rank
    44
    Country
    Sudan
    Result
    26.6
  45. Rank
    Country
    Saudi Arabia
    Result
    26.6
  46. Rank
    46
    Country
    Maldives
    Result
    25.9
  47. Rank
    47
    Country
    Zimbabwe
    Result
    25.5
  48. Rank
    48
    Country
    Ghana
    Result
    25.4
  49. Rank
    49
    Country
    Sierra Leone
    Result
    24.6
  50. Rank
    50
    Country
    Timor-Leste
    Result
    24.5

Index key & notes

Notes

Source: UN Population Division