Mauritius Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of Mauritius is 1,265,711 and the population growth amounts 0.03% (2019). The male and female population are 625,016 (49.38%) and 640,695 (50.62%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 0.14% (positive growth).

The below table shows the Mauritius population history (1960-). Growth(%) is the Y/Y ratio of total population and the percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratios of those by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 1,265,711 0.03% 625,016
49.38%
640,695
50.62%
2018 1,265,303 0.05% 625,349
49.42%
639,954
50.58%
2017 1,264,613 0.09% 625,535
49.46%
639,078
50.54%
2016 1,263,473 0.07% 625,421
49.50%
638,052
50.50%
2015 1,262,605 0.13% 625,354
49.53%
637,251
50.47%
2014 1,260,934 0.18% 624,771
49.55%
636,163
50.45%
2013 1,258,653 0.22% 623,789
49.56%
634,864
50.44%
2012 1,255,882 0.28% 622,483
49.57%
633,399
50.43%
2011 1,252,404 0.16% 620,784
49.57%
631,620
50.43%
2010 1,250,400 0.24% 619,791
49.57%
630,609
50.43%
2009 1,247,429 0.27% 618,313
49.57%
629,116
50.43%
2008 1,244,121 0.36% 616,660
49.57%
627,461
50.43%
2007 1,239,630 0.45% 614,411
49.56%
625,219
50.44%
2006 1,233,996 0.47% 611,590
49.56%
622,406
50.44%
2005 1,228,254 0.59% 608,714
49.56%
619,540
50.44%
2004 1,221,003 0.63% 605,075
49.56%
615,928
50.44%
2003 1,213,370 0.72% 601,249
49.55%
612,121
50.45%
2002 1,204,621 0.69% 596,917
49.55%
607,704
50.45%
2001 1,196,287 0.79% 592,920
49.56%
603,367
50.44%
2000 1,186,873 0.98% 588,549
49.59%
598,324
50.41%
1999 1,175,267 1.26% 583,281
49.63%
591,986
50.37%
1998 1,160,421 1.05% 576,555
49.68%
583,866
50.32%
1997 1,148,284 1.24% 571,240
49.75%
577,044
50.25%
1996 1,133,996 1.02% 564,789
49.81%
569,207
50.19%
1995 1,122,457 0.86% 559,549
49.85%
562,908
50.15%
1994 1,112,846 1.39% 555,094
49.88%
557,752
50.12%
1993 1,097,374 1.18% 547,550
49.90%
549,824
50.10%
1992 1,084,441 1.31% 541,116
49.90%
543,325
50.10%
1991 1,070,266 1.07% 533,937
49.89%
536,329
50.11%
1990 1,058,775 0.71% 527,992
49.87%
530,783
50.13%
1989 1,051,260 0.76% 523,937
49.84%
527,323
50.16%
1988 1,043,239 0.69% 519,532
49.80%
523,707
50.20%
1987 1,036,082 0.75% 515,473
49.75%
520,609
50.25%
1986 1,028,360 0.76% 511,054
49.70%
517,306
50.30%
1985 1,020,528 0.81% 506,528
49.63%
514,000
50.37%
1984 1,012,221 1.04% 501,706
49.56%
510,515
50.44%
1983 1,001,691 0.92% 495,764
49.49%
505,927
50.51%
1982 992,521 1.21% 490,517
49.42%
502,004
50.58%
1981 980,462 1.47% 483,939
49.36%
496,523
50.64%
1980 966,039 1.67% 476,337
49.31%
489,702
50.69%
1979 949,888 1.73% 468,020
49.27%
481,868
50.73%
1978 933,499 1.30% 459,725
49.25%
473,774
50.75%
1977 921,379 1.61% 453,738
49.25%
467,641
50.75%
1976 906,507 1.60% 446,677
49.27%
459,830
50.73%
1975 892,000 1.56% 440,118
49.34%
451,882
50.66%
1974 878,042 1.51% 434,209
49.45%
443,833
50.55%
1973 864,819 1.48% 428,970
49.60%
435,849
50.40%
1972 852,053 1.50% 424,062
49.77%
427,991
50.23%
1971 839,230 1.58% 418,947
49.92%
420,283
50.08%
1970 826,000 1.65% 413,260
50.03%
412,740
49.97%
1969 812,405 1.72% 406,937
50.09%
405,468
49.91%
1968 798,413 1.82% 400,020
50.10%
398,393
49.90%
1967 783,917 1.93% 392,580
50.08%
391,337
49.92%
1966 768,813 2.06% 384,721
50.04%
384,092
49.96%
1965 753,000 2.21% 376,536
50.00%
376,464
50.00%
1964 736,381 2.38% 367,995
49.97%
368,386
50.03%
1963 718,861 2.58% 359,020
49.94%
359,841
50.06%
1962 700,349 2.80% 349,573
49.91%
350,776
50.09%
1961 680,757 3.14% 339,616
49.89%
341,141
50.11%
1960 659,351 N/A% 328,768
49.86%
330,583
50.14%

Growth rates of Mauritius population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of Mauritius population growth rates for 60 years.

Mauritius population and growth rate by ages

The Mauritius population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 218,458, 895,384, 151,869 respectively in 2019.

The percentages below population values ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over in each year represent the ratios of them by the total population.

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 1,265,711 218,458
17.26%
895,384
70.74%
151,869
12.00%
2018 1,265,303 225,144
17.79%
894,976
70.73%
145,183
11.47%
2017 1,264,613 232,150
18.36%
893,967
70.69%
138,496
10.95%
2016 1,263,473 238,818
18.90%
892,710
70.66%
131,945
10.44%
2015 1,262,605 244,949
19.40%
891,976
70.65%
125,680
9.95%
2014 1,260,934 250,825
19.89%
891,403
70.69%
118,706
9.41%
2013 1,258,653 255,986
20.34%
890,511
70.75%
112,156
8.91%
2012 1,255,882 261,006
20.78%
888,850
70.77%
106,026
8.44%
2011 1,252,404 266,857
21.31%
885,203
70.68%
100,344
8.01%
2010 1,250,400 274,399
21.94%
880,629
70.43%
95,372
7.63%
2009 1,247,429 280,555
22.49%
875,401
70.18%
91,473
7.33%
2008 1,244,121 287,818
23.13%
867,995
69.77%
88,308
7.10%
2007 1,239,630 295,183
23.81%
858,837
69.28%
85,609
6.91%
2006 1,233,996 300,778
24.37%
850,041
68.89%
83,177
6.74%
2005 1,228,254 303,708
24.73%
843,623
68.68%
80,923
6.59%
2004 1,221,003 305,935
25.06%
835,593
68.43%
79,475
6.51%
2003 1,213,370 305,726
25.20%
829,616
68.37%
78,028
6.43%
2002 1,204,621 304,040
25.24%
824,122
68.41%
76,459
6.35%
2001 1,196,287 303,659
25.38%
817,838
68.36%
74,790
6.25%
2000 1,186,873 305,694
25.76%
808,291
68.10%
72,888
6.14%
1999 1,175,267 306,210
26.05%
798,790
67.97%
70,267
5.98%
1998 1,160,421 307,345
26.49%
785,813
67.72%
67,263
5.80%
1997 1,148,284 309,801
26.98%
774,220
67.42%
64,263
5.60%
1996 1,133,996 310,230
27.36%
762,615
67.25%
61,151
5.39%
1995 1,122,457 308,495
27.48%
755,580
67.31%
58,383
5.20%
1994 1,112,846 309,336
27.80%
746,723
67.10%
56,787
5.10%
1993 1,097,374 307,271
28.00%
735,049
66.98%
55,054
5.02%
1992 1,084,441 305,577
28.18%
725,365
66.89%
53,498
4.93%
1991 1,070,266 304,790
28.48%
713,730
66.69%
51,745
4.83%
1990 1,058,775 306,893
28.99%
702,019
66.30%
49,863
4.71%
1989 1,051,260 309,428
29.43%
693,340
65.95%
48,491
4.61%
1988 1,043,239 313,081
30.01%
683,272
65.50%
46,886
4.49%
1987 1,036,082 317,797
30.67%
673,099
64.97%
45,186
4.36%
1986 1,028,360 322,395
31.35%
662,490
64.42%
43,475
4.23%
1985 1,020,528 326,558
32.00%
652,106
63.90%
41,864
4.10%
1984 1,012,221 331,546
32.75%
640,179
63.24%
40,496
4.00%
1983 1,001,691 335,667
33.51%
626,867
62.58%
39,157
3.91%
1982 992,521 339,858
34.24%
614,724
61.94%
37,940
3.82%
1981 980,462 342,609
34.94%
601,253
61.32%
36,599
3.73%
1980 966,039 344,124
35.62%
586,820
60.74%
35,095
3.63%
1979 949,888 341,793
35.98%
575,457
60.58%
32,637
3.44%
1978 933,499 341,179
36.55%
561,994
60.20%
30,326
3.25%
1977 921,379 344,723
37.41%
548,327
59.51%
28,329
3.07%
1976 906,507 349,021
38.50%
531,032
58.58%
26,455
2.92%
1975 892,000 353,766
39.66%
513,488
57.57%
24,746
2.77%
1974 878,042 355,834
40.53%
498,122
56.73%
24,085
2.74%
1973 864,819 356,999
41.28%
484,402
56.01%
23,419
2.71%
1972 852,053 357,706
41.98%
471,576
55.35%
22,771
2.67%
1971 839,230 359,039
42.78%
458,113
54.59%
22,078
2.63%
1970 826,000 361,568
43.77%
443,131
53.65%
21,301
2.58%
1969 812,405 361,041
44.44%
430,542
53.00%
20,822
2.56%
1968 798,413 360,322
45.13%
417,810
52.33%
20,282
2.54%
1967 783,917 358,984
45.79%
405,220
51.69%
19,713
2.51%
1966 768,813 355,908
46.29%
393,746
51.21%
19,159
2.49%
1965 753,000 350,284
46.52%
384,071
51.01%
18,645
2.48%
1964 736,381 344,505
46.78%
373,628
50.74%
18,248
2.48%
1963 718,861 336,749
46.84%
364,263
50.67%
17,849
2.48%
1962 700,349 327,518
46.76%
355,408
50.75%
17,423
2.49%
1961 680,757 317,647
46.66%
346,182
50.85%
16,929
2.49%
1960 659,351 307,293
46.61%
335,732
50.92%
16,326
2.48%

The below chart and table represents Mauritius population growth rates (Y/Y, %) by ages 0-14 (children), ages 15-64, ages 65 and above (elderly people).

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 0.03% -2.97% 0.05% 4.61%
2018 0.05% -3.02% 0.11% 4.83%
2017 0.09% -2.79% 0.14% 4.96%
2016 0.07% -2.50% 0.08% 4.98%
2015 0.13% -2.34% 0.06% 5.88%
2014 0.18% -2.02% 0.10% 5.84%
2013 0.22% -1.92% 0.19% 5.78%
2012 0.28% -2.19% 0.41% 5.66%
2011 0.16% -2.75% 0.52% 5.21%
2010 0.24% -2.19% 0.60% 4.26%
2009 0.27% -2.52% 0.85% 3.58%
2008 0.36% -2.50% 1.07% 3.15%
2007 0.46% -1.86% 1.03% 2.92%
2006 0.47% -0.96% 0.76% 2.79%
2005 0.59% -0.73% 0.96% 1.82%
2004 0.63% 0.07% 0.72% 1.85%
2003 0.73% 0.55% 0.67% 2.05%
2002 0.70% 0.13% 0.77% 2.23%
2001 0.79% -0.67% 1.18% 2.61%
2000 0.99% -0.17% 1.19% 3.73%
1999 1.28% -0.37% 1.65% 4.47%
1998 1.06% -0.79% 1.50% 4.67%
1997 1.26% -0.14% 1.52% 5.09%
1996 1.03% 0.56% 0.93% 4.74%
1995 0.86% -0.27% 1.19% 2.81%
1994 1.41% 0.67% 1.59% 3.15%
1993 1.19% 0.55% 1.34% 2.91%
1992 1.32% 0.26% 1.63% 3.39%
1991 1.09% -0.69% 1.67% 3.77%
1990 0.71% -0.82% 1.25% 2.83%
1989 0.77% -1.17% 1.47% 3.42%
1988 0.69% -1.48% 1.51% 3.76%
1987 0.75% -1.43% 1.60% 3.94%
1986 0.77% -1.27% 1.59% 3.85%
1985 0.82% -1.50% 1.86% 3.38%
1984 1.05% -1.23% 2.12% 3.42%
1983 0.92% -1.23% 1.98% 3.21%
1982 1.23% -0.80% 2.24% 3.66%
1981 1.49% -0.44% 2.46% 4.29%
1980 1.70% 0.68% 1.97% 7.53%
1979 1.76% 0.18% 2.40% 7.62%
1978 1.32% -1.03% 2.49% 7.05%
1977 1.64% -1.23% 3.26% 7.08%
1976 1.63% -1.34% 3.42% 6.91%
1975 1.59% -0.58% 3.08% 2.74%
1974 1.53% -0.33% 2.83% 2.84%
1973 1.50% -0.20% 2.72% 2.85%
1972 1.53% -0.37% 2.94% 3.14%
1971 1.60% -0.70% 3.38% 3.65%
1970 1.67% 0.15% 2.92% 2.30%
1969 1.75% 0.20% 3.05% 2.66%
1968 1.85% 0.37% 3.11% 2.89%
1967 1.96% 0.86% 2.91% 2.89%
1966 2.10% 1.61% 2.52% 2.76%
1965 2.26% 1.68% 2.80% 2.18%
1964 2.44% 2.30% 2.57% 2.24%
1963 2.64% 2.82% 2.49% 2.45%
1962 2.88% 3.11% 2.67% 2.92%
1961 3.25% 3.37% 3.11% 3.69%

Global rank of Mauritius population

The global rank of Mauritius population is 143 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 143
0-14 147
15-64 139
65 over 129

Data Source

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