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

The population of Myanmar is 54,045,420 and the population growth amounts 0.62% (2019). The male and female population are 26,044,665 (48.19%) and 28,000,755 (51.81%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 0.72% (positive growth).

The below table shows the Myanmar 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 54,045,420 0.62% 26,044,665
48.19%
28,000,755
51.81%
2018 53,708,395 0.61% 25,883,205
48.19%
27,825,190
51.81%
2017 53,382,581 0.63% 25,727,632
48.19%
27,654,949
51.81%
2016 53,045,226 0.69% 25,566,384
48.20%
27,478,842
51.80%
2015 52,680,726 0.76% 25,391,578
48.20%
27,289,148
51.80%
2014 52,280,807 0.82% 25,198,875
48.20%
27,081,932
51.80%
2013 51,852,451 0.85% 24,992,002
48.20%
26,860,449
51.80%
2012 51,413,698 0.82% 24,780,909
48.20%
26,632,789
51.80%
2011 50,990,615 0.76% 24,579,873
48.20%
26,410,742
51.80%
2010 50,600,818 0.69% 24,398,504
48.22%
26,202,314
51.78%
2009 50,250,367 0.64% 24,240,435
48.24%
26,009,932
51.76%
2008 49,929,642 0.62% 24,100,378
48.27%
25,829,264
51.73%
2007 49,621,475 0.65% 23,968,103
48.30%
25,653,372
51.70%
2006 49,301,050 0.71% 23,828,900
48.33%
25,472,150
51.67%
2005 48,949,924 0.79% 23,671,962
48.36%
25,277,962
51.64%
2004 48,564,484 0.86% 23,494,532
48.38%
25,069,952
51.62%
2003 48,148,902 0.93% 23,299,376
48.39%
24,849,526
51.61%
2002 47,702,171 1.00% 23,088,030
48.40%
24,614,141
51.60%
2001 47,225,120 1.07% 22,863,845
48.41%
24,361,275
51.59%
2000 46,719,701 1.15% 22,629,739
48.44%
24,089,962
51.56%
1999 46,181,077 1.23% 22,384,218
48.47%
23,796,859
51.53%
1998 45,611,220 1.28% 22,127,132
48.51%
23,484,088
51.49%
1997 45,027,233 1.28% 21,864,461
48.56%
23,162,772
51.44%
1996 44,452,206 1.24% 21,604,123
48.60%
22,848,083
51.40%
1995 43,901,598 1.18% 21,351,267
48.63%
22,550,331
51.37%
1994 43,383,428 1.14% 21,109,003
48.66%
22,274,425
51.34%
1993 42,890,002 1.14% 20,874,438
48.67%
22,015,564
51.33%
1992 42,401,684 1.21% 20,639,308
48.68%
21,762,376
51.32%
1991 41,890,197 1.32% 20,391,884
48.68%
21,498,313
51.32%
1990 41,335,199 1.46% 20,123,776
48.68%
21,211,423
51.32%
1989 40,731,426 1.59% 19,832,714
48.69%
20,898,712
51.31%
1988 40,085,651 1.70% 19,521,617
48.70%
20,564,034
51.30%
1987 39,404,335 1.79% 19,193,625
48.71%
20,210,710
51.29%
1986 38,698,482 1.86% 18,853,938
48.72%
19,844,544
51.28%
1985 37,977,086 1.94% 18,506,798
48.73%
19,470,288
51.27%
1984 37,241,527 2.01% 18,153,027
48.74%
19,088,500
51.26%
1983 36,491,800 2.08% 17,792,717
48.76%
18,699,083
51.24%
1982 35,734,272 2.12% 17,428,698
48.77%
18,305,574
51.23%
1981 34,976,462 2.15% 17,064,239
48.79%
17,912,223
51.21%
1980 34,224,313 2.17% 16,701,976
48.80%
17,522,337
51.20%
1979 33,481,396 2.19% 16,343,551
48.81%
17,137,845
51.19%
1978 32,748,784 2.20% 15,989,613
48.83%
16,759,171
51.17%
1977 32,026,742 2.22% 15,640,471
48.84%
16,386,271
51.16%
1976 31,314,341 2.25% 15,295,970
48.85%
16,018,371
51.15%
1975 30,611,095 2.26% 14,956,093
48.86%
15,655,002
51.14%
1974 29,918,461 2.27% 14,621,654
48.87%
15,296,807
51.13%
1973 29,238,168 2.28% 14,293,440
48.89%
14,944,728
51.11%
1972 28,570,097 2.30% 13,971,341
48.90%
14,598,756
51.10%
1971 27,913,750 2.31% 13,654,990
48.92%
14,258,760
51.08%
1970 27,269,069 2.32% 13,344,302
48.94%
13,924,767
51.06%
1969 26,635,849 2.33% 13,039,158
48.95%
13,596,691
51.05%
1968 26,015,248 2.33% 12,740,222
48.97%
13,275,026
51.03%
1967 25,410,060 2.31% 12,449,078
48.99%
12,960,982
51.01%
1966 24,823,940 2.27% 12,167,783
49.02%
12,656,157
50.98%
1965 24,259,359 2.23% 11,897,754
49.04%
12,361,605
50.96%
1964 23,717,788 2.19% 11,639,808
49.08%
12,077,980
50.92%
1963 23,198,241 2.16% 11,393,417
49.11%
11,804,824
50.89%
1962 22,697,667 2.14% 11,156,964
49.15%
11,540,703
50.85%
1961 22,211,624 2.14% 10,928,085
49.20%
11,283,539
50.80%
1960 21,736,942 N/A% 10,705,076
49.25%
11,031,866
50.75%

Growth rates of Myanmar population (1961-)

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

Myanmar population and growth rate by ages

The Myanmar population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 14,005,547, 36,790,822, 3,249,051 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 54,045,420 14,005,547
25.91%
36,790,822
68.07%
3,249,051
6.01%
2018 53,708,395 14,163,467
26.37%
36,438,090
67.84%
3,106,838
5.78%
2017 53,382,581 14,331,458
26.85%
36,082,487
67.59%
2,968,636
5.56%
2016 53,045,226 14,497,171
27.33%
35,708,553
67.32%
2,839,502
5.35%
2015 52,680,726 14,654,403
27.82%
35,303,512
67.01%
2,722,811
5.17%
2014 52,280,807 14,799,101
28.31%
34,840,099
66.64%
2,641,607
5.05%
2013 51,852,451 14,915,696
28.77%
34,359,021
66.26%
2,577,734
4.97%
2012 51,413,698 15,010,663
29.20%
33,876,288
65.89%
2,526,747
4.91%
2011 50,990,615 15,101,897
29.62%
33,408,575
65.52%
2,480,143
4.86%
2010 50,600,818 15,203,589
30.05%
32,965,682
65.15%
2,431,547
4.81%
2009 50,250,367 15,234,232
30.32%
32,613,842
64.90%
2,402,293
4.78%
2008 49,929,642 15,262,973
30.57%
32,294,220
64.68%
2,372,449
4.75%
2007 49,621,475 15,283,163
30.80%
31,997,692
64.48%
2,340,620
4.72%
2006 49,301,050 15,284,450
31.00%
31,710,391
64.32%
2,306,209
4.68%
2005 48,949,924 15,261,943
31.18%
31,419,608
64.19%
2,268,373
4.63%
2004 48,564,484 15,255,817
31.41%
31,061,773
63.96%
2,246,894
4.63%
2003 48,148,902 15,242,799
31.66%
30,686,441
63.73%
2,219,662
4.61%
2002 47,702,171 15,227,520
31.92%
30,288,660
63.50%
2,185,991
4.58%
2001 47,225,120 15,210,654
32.21%
29,868,659
63.25%
2,145,807
4.54%
2000 46,719,701 15,189,999
32.51%
29,430,624
62.99%
2,099,078
4.49%
1999 46,181,077 15,230,820
32.98%
28,885,273
62.55%
2,064,984
4.47%
1998 45,611,220 15,270,981
33.48%
28,316,148
62.08%
2,024,091
4.44%
1997 45,027,233 15,311,693
34.01%
27,738,210
61.60%
1,977,330
4.39%
1996 44,452,206 15,354,813
34.54%
27,171,015
61.12%
1,926,378
4.33%
1995 43,901,598 15,402,969
35.09%
26,626,400
60.65%
1,872,229
4.26%
1994 43,383,428 15,457,110
35.63%
26,095,049
60.15%
1,831,269
4.22%
1993 42,890,002 15,505,375
36.15%
25,595,729
59.68%
1,788,898
4.17%
1992 42,401,684 15,540,555
36.65%
25,116,630
59.23%
1,744,499
4.11%
1991 41,890,197 15,559,511
37.14%
24,633,724
58.81%
1,696,962
4.05%
1990 41,335,199 15,561,153
37.65%
24,128,621
58.37%
1,645,425
3.98%
1989 40,731,426 15,547,060
38.17%
23,574,438
57.88%
1,609,928
3.95%
1988 40,085,651 15,501,807
38.67%
23,010,636
57.40%
1,573,208
3.92%
1987 39,404,335 15,422,733
39.14%
22,446,908
56.97%
1,534,694
3.89%
1986 38,698,482 15,302,861
39.54%
21,901,995
56.60%
1,493,626
3.86%
1985 37,977,086 15,137,594
39.86%
21,390,091
56.32%
1,449,401
3.82%
1984 37,241,527 14,988,327
40.25%
20,838,003
55.95%
1,415,197
3.80%
1983 36,491,800 14,808,025
40.58%
20,306,178
55.65%
1,377,597
3.78%
1982 35,734,272 14,601,582
40.86%
19,795,589
55.40%
1,337,101
3.74%
1981 34,976,462 14,374,170
41.10%
19,307,143
55.20%
1,295,149
3.70%
1980 34,224,313 14,129,083
41.28%
18,842,413
55.06%
1,252,817
3.66%
1979 33,481,396 13,902,996
41.52%
18,354,958
54.82%
1,223,442
3.65%
1978 32,748,784 13,661,842
41.72%
17,892,042
54.63%
1,194,900
3.65%
1977 32,026,742 13,408,294
41.87%
17,452,208
54.49%
1,166,240
3.64%
1976 31,314,341 13,147,961
41.99%
17,030,674
54.39%
1,135,706
3.63%
1975 30,611,095 12,884,345
42.09%
16,624,738
54.31%
1,102,012
3.60%
1974 29,918,461 12,635,646
42.23%
16,204,490
54.16%
1,078,325
3.60%
1973 29,238,168 12,385,400
42.36%
15,800,523
54.04%
1,052,245
3.60%
1972 28,570,097 12,131,595
42.46%
15,414,744
53.95%
1,023,758
3.58%
1971 27,913,750 11,868,718
42.52%
15,051,777
53.92%
993,255
3.56%
1970 27,269,069 11,590,832
42.51%
14,717,191
53.97%
961,046
3.52%
1969 26,635,849 11,348,559
42.61%
14,349,308
53.87%
937,982
3.52%
1968 26,015,248 11,106,351
42.69%
13,996,370
53.80%
912,527
3.51%
1967 25,410,060 10,857,794
42.73%
13,667,325
53.79%
884,941
3.48%
1966 24,823,940 10,590,066
42.66%
13,377,829
53.89%
856,045
3.45%
1965 24,259,359 10,296,054
42.44%
13,136,897
54.15%
826,408
3.41%
1964 23,717,788 10,024,693
42.27%
12,886,264
54.33%
806,831
3.40%
1963 23,198,241 9,725,746
41.92%
12,685,126
54.68%
787,369
3.39%
1962 22,697,667 9,408,390
41.45%
12,521,904
55.17%
767,373
3.38%
1961 22,211,624 9,096,095
40.95%
12,370,224
55.69%
745,305
3.36%
1960 21,736,942 8,804,012
40.50%
12,212,743
56.18%
720,187
3.31%

The below chart and table represents Myanmar 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 0.63% -1.11% 0.97% 4.58%
2018 0.61% -1.17% 0.99% 4.66%
2017 0.64% -1.14% 1.05% 4.55%
2016 0.69% -1.07% 1.15% 4.29%
2015 0.76% -0.98% 1.33% 3.07%
2014 0.83% -0.78% 1.40% 2.48%
2013 0.85% -0.63% 1.42% 2.02%
2012 0.83% -0.60% 1.40% 1.88%
2011 0.77% -0.67% 1.34% 2.00%
2010 0.70% -0.20% 1.08% 1.22%
2009 0.64% -0.19% 0.99% 1.26%
2008 0.62% -0.13% 0.93% 1.36%
2007 0.65% -0.01% 0.91% 1.49%
2006 0.72% 0.15% 0.93% 1.67%
2005 0.79% 0.04% 1.15% 0.96%
2004 0.86% 0.09% 1.22% 1.23%
2003 0.94% 0.10% 1.31% 1.54%
2002 1.01% 0.11% 1.41% 1.87%
2001 1.08% 0.14% 1.49% 2.23%
2000 1.17% -0.27% 1.89% 1.65%
1999 1.25% -0.26% 2.01% 2.02%
1998 1.30% -0.27% 2.08% 2.36%
1997 1.29% -0.28% 2.09% 2.64%
1996 1.25% -0.31% 2.05% 2.89%
1995 1.19% -0.35% 2.04% 2.24%
1994 1.15% -0.31% 1.95% 2.37%
1993 1.15% -0.23% 1.91% 2.55%
1992 1.22% -0.12% 1.96% 2.80%
1991 1.34% -0.01% 2.09% 3.13%
1990 1.48% 0.09% 2.35% 2.20%
1989 1.61% 0.29% 2.45% 2.33%
1988 1.73% 0.51% 2.51% 2.51%
1987 1.82% 0.78% 2.49% 2.75%
1986 1.90% 1.09% 2.39% 3.05%
1985 1.98% 1.00% 2.65% 2.42%
1984 2.05% 1.22% 2.62% 2.73%
1983 2.12% 1.41% 2.58% 3.03%
1982 2.17% 1.58% 2.53% 3.24%
1981 2.20% 1.73% 2.47% 3.38%
1980 2.22% 1.63% 2.66% 2.40%
1979 2.24% 1.77% 2.59% 2.39%
1978 2.25% 1.89% 2.52% 2.46%
1977 2.27% 1.98% 2.48% 2.69%
1976 2.30% 2.05% 2.44% 3.06%
1975 2.32% 1.97% 2.59% 2.20%
1974 2.33% 2.02% 2.56% 2.48%
1973 2.34% 2.09% 2.50% 2.78%
1972 2.35% 2.21% 2.41% 3.07%
1971 2.36% 2.40% 2.27% 3.35%
1970 2.38% 2.13% 2.56% 2.46%
1969 2.39% 2.18% 2.52% 2.79%
1968 2.38% 2.29% 2.41% 3.12%
1967 2.36% 2.53% 2.16% 3.38%
1966 2.33% 2.86% 1.83% 3.59%
1965 2.28% 2.71% 1.94% 2.43%
1964 2.24% 3.07% 1.59% 2.47%
1963 2.21% 3.37% 1.30% 2.61%
1962 2.19% 3.43% 1.23% 2.96%
1961 2.18% 3.32% 1.29% 3.49%

Global rank of Myanmar population

The global rank of Myanmar population is 23 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 23
0-14 24
15-64 22
65 over 30

Data Source

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