Tanzania Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Tanzania population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Tanzania in 2022 is 65,497,748, a 3% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2021 was 63,588,334, a 3.05% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2020 was 61,704,518, a 3.06% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Tanzania in 2019 was 59,872,579, a 3.07% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 123,379,924
Democratic Republic of Congo 99,010,212
Tanzania 65,497,748
Uganda 47,249,585
Afghanistan 41,128,771
Yemen 33,696,614
Mozambique 32,969,518
Nepal 30,547,580
Madagascar 29,611,714
Niger 26,207,977
North Korea 26,069,416
Burkina Faso 22,673,762
Mali 22,593,590
Malawi 20,405,317
Chad 17,723,315
Somalia 17,597,511
Senegal 17,316,449
Zimbabwe 16,320,537
Guinea 13,859,341
Rwanda 13,776,698
Benin 13,352,864
Burundi 12,889,576
Haiti 11,584,996
South Sudan 10,913,164
Tajikistan 9,952,787
Togo 8,848,699
Sierra Leone 8,605,718
Central African Republic 5,579,144
Liberia 5,302,681
Eritrea 3,684,032
Gambia 2,705,992
Guinea-Bissau 2,105,566
Comoros 836,774
Tanzania - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 65,497,748 3.00%
2021 63,588,334 3.05%
2020 61,704,518 3.06%
2019 59,872,579 3.07%
2018 58,090,443 3.24%
2017 56,267,032 3.43%
2016 54,401,802 3.54%
2015 52,542,823 3.40%
2014 50,814,552 3.17%
2013 49,253,643 3.07%
2012 47,786,137 2.95%
2011 46,416,031 2.89%
2010 45,110,527 2.62%
2009 43,957,933 2.54%
2008 42,870,884 2.77%
2007 41,716,497 2.85%
2006 40,562,052 2.85%
2005 39,439,505 2.81%
2004 38,360,879 2.75%
2003 37,333,918 2.70%
2002 36,353,531 2.65%
2001 35,414,469 2.76%
2000 34,463,704 2.88%
1999 33,499,772 2.68%
1998 32,626,498 2.64%
1997 31,785,846 2.07%
1996 31,140,733 1.90%
1995 30,560,071 3.25%
1994 29,598,323 3.97%
1993 28,469,017 3.22%
1992 27,580,723 2.57%
1991 26,890,906 2.61%
1990 26,206,012 2.68%
1989 25,522,898 2.73%
1988 24,844,147 3.09%
1987 24,099,415 3.32%
1986 23,324,270 3.34%
1985 22,569,625 3.26%
1984 21,857,176 3.24%
1983 21,170,717 3.27%
1982 20,499,922 3.06%
1981 19,890,930 3.07%
1980 19,297,659 3.20%
1979 18,698,636 3.42%
1978 18,080,005 3.58%
1977 17,454,627 3.66%
1976 16,838,919 3.66%
1975 16,243,826 3.65%
1974 15,671,316 3.62%
1973 15,123,504 3.62%
1972 14,595,699 3.57%
1971 14,092,218 3.48%
1970 13,618,192 3.42%
1969 13,167,782 3.36%
1968 12,739,965 3.19%
1967 12,346,286 3.04%
1966 11,981,932 3.02%
1965 11,630,603 3.02%
1964 11,289,556 3.01%
1963 10,960,161 2.96%
1962 10,644,622 2.97%
1961 10,337,891 2.94%
1960 10,042,458 2.89%
1959 9,760,165 2.87%
1958 9,487,672 2.86%
1957 9,224,220 2.83%
1956 8,970,007 2.80%
1955 8,725,576 2.77%
1954 8,490,322 2.74%
1953 8,263,710 2.72%
1952 8,045,274 2.69%
1951 7,834,799 2.65%
1950 7,632,399 0.00%