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

The population of New Caledonia is 287,800 and the population growth amounts 1.30% (2019). The male and female population are 144,763 (50.30%) and 143,037 (49.70%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 1.56% (positive growth).

The below table shows the New Caledonia 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 287,800 1.30% 144,763
50.30%
143,037
49.70%
2018 284,060 1.31% 142,993
50.34%
141,067
49.66%
2017 280,350 1.36% 141,225
50.37%
139,125
49.63%
2016 276,550 1.50% 139,390
50.40%
137,160
49.60%
2015 272,400 1.60% 137,348
50.42%
135,052
49.58%
2014 268,050 1.64% 135,164
50.42%
132,886
49.58%
2013 263,650 1.76% 132,930
50.42%
130,720
49.58%
2012 259,000 1.80% 130,551
50.41%
128,449
49.59%
2011 254,350 1.81% 128,171
50.39%
126,179
49.61%
2010 249,750 1.52% 125,830
50.38%
123,920
49.62%
2009 245,950 1.30% 123,914
50.38%
122,036
49.62%
2008 242,750 1.44% 122,310
50.39%
120,440
49.61%
2007 239,250 1.46% 120,579
50.40%
118,671
49.60%
2006 235,750 1.48% 118,845
50.41%
116,905
49.59%
2005 232,250 1.51% 117,105
50.42%
115,145
49.58%
2004 228,750 1.51% 115,355
50.43%
113,395
49.57%
2003 225,296 1.69% 113,623
50.43%
111,673
49.57%
2002 221,490 1.88% 111,735
50.45%
109,755
49.55%
2001 217,324 1.88% 109,708
50.48%
107,616
49.52%
2000 213,230 1.88% 107,792
50.55%
105,438
49.45%
1999 209,214 1.88% 106,007
50.67%
103,207
49.33%
1998 205,279 1.88% 104,328
50.82%
100,951
49.18%
1997 201,418 1.91% 102,709
50.99%
98,709
49.01%
1996 197,564 1.90% 101,033
51.14%
96,531
48.86%
1995 193,816 2.24% 99,299
51.23%
94,517
48.77%
1994 189,482 2.63% 97,129
51.26%
92,353
48.74%
1993 184,496 2.55% 94,508
51.22%
89,988
48.78%
1992 179,799 2.47% 91,964
51.15%
87,835
48.85%
1991 175,362 2.55% 89,554
51.07%
85,808
48.93%
1990 170,899 2.34% 87,184
51.01%
83,715
48.99%
1989 166,898 1.95% 85,118
51.00%
81,780
49.00%
1988 163,650 1.92% 83,481
51.01%
80,169
48.99%
1987 160,500 1.96% 81,944
51.06%
78,556
48.94%
1986 157,350 1.84% 80,427
51.11%
76,923
48.89%
1985 154,450 1.81% 79,046
51.18%
75,404
48.82%
1984 151,650 1.95% 77,727
51.25%
73,923
48.75%
1983 148,700 2.02% 76,344
51.34%
72,356
48.66%
1982 145,700 2.09% 74,943
51.44%
70,757
48.56%
1981 142,650 1.82% 73,514
51.53%
69,136
48.47%
1980 140,050 1.11% 72,313
51.63%
67,737
48.37%
1979 138,500 0.72% 71,655
51.74%
66,845
48.26%
1978 137,500 1.09% 71,273
51.83%
66,227
48.17%
1977 136,000 1.47% 70,621
51.93%
65,379
48.07%
1976 134,000 1.12% 69,692
52.01%
64,308
47.99%
1975 132,500 1.13% 69,010
52.08%
63,490
47.92%
1974 131,000 1.91% 68,297
52.14%
62,703
47.86%
1973 128,500 2.33% 67,044
52.17%
61,456
47.83%
1972 125,500 4.38% 65,520
52.21%
59,980
47.79%
1971 120,000 6.67% 62,682
52.23%
57,318
47.77%
1970 112,000 7.14% 58,549
52.28%
53,451
47.72%
1969 104,000 4.33% 54,425
52.33%
49,575
47.67%
1968 99,500 3.02% 52,137
52.40%
47,363
47.60%
1967 96,500 3.11% 50,630
52.47%
45,870
47.53%
1966 93,500 3.21% 49,114
52.53%
44,386
47.47%
1965 90,500 2.65% 47,592
52.59%
42,908
47.41%
1964 88,100 2.72% 46,369
52.63%
41,731
47.37%
1963 85,700 2.68% 45,136
52.67%
40,564
47.33%
1962 83,400 2.64% 43,944
52.69%
39,456
47.31%
1961 81,200 2.71% 42,799
52.71%
38,401
47.29%
1960 79,000 N/A% 41,644
52.71%
37,356
47.29%

Growth rates of New Caledonia population (1961-)

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

New Caledonia population and growth rate by ages

The New Caledonia population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 64,565, 196,105, 27,130 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 287,800 64,565
22.43%
196,105
68.14%
27,130
9.43%
2018 284,060 64,598
22.74%
193,402
68.08%
26,060
9.17%
2017 280,350 64,609
23.05%
190,701
68.02%
25,040
8.93%
2016 276,550 64,663
23.38%
187,856
67.93%
24,031
8.69%
2015 272,400 64,730
23.76%
184,686
67.80%
22,984
8.44%
2014 268,050 64,845
24.19%
181,291
67.63%
21,913
8.17%
2013 263,650 65,116
24.70%
177,704
67.40%
20,830
7.90%
2012 259,000 65,329
25.22%
173,938
67.16%
19,733
7.62%
2011 254,350 65,205
25.64%
170,450
67.01%
18,695
7.35%
2010 249,750 64,516
25.83%
167,473
67.06%
17,760
7.11%
2009 245,950 64,241
26.12%
164,812
67.01%
16,897
6.87%
2008 242,750 64,020
26.37%
162,577
66.97%
16,153
6.65%
2007 239,250 63,850
26.69%
159,938
66.85%
15,462
6.46%
2006 235,750 64,099
27.19%
156,849
66.53%
14,802
6.28%
2005 232,250 64,868
27.93%
153,221
65.97%
14,160
6.10%
2004 228,750 65,084
28.45%
150,045
65.59%
13,621
5.95%
2003 225,296 65,355
29.01%
146,817
65.17%
13,124
5.83%
2002 221,490 65,436
29.54%
143,399
64.74%
12,655
5.71%
2001 217,324 65,143
29.98%
139,966
64.40%
12,215
5.62%
2000 213,230 64,533
30.26%
136,870
64.19%
11,827
5.55%
1999 209,214 63,452
30.33%
134,470
64.27%
11,293
5.40%
1998 205,279 62,224
30.31%
132,262
64.43%
10,793
5.26%
1997 201,418 61,029
30.30%
130,083
64.58%
10,306
5.12%
1996 197,564 60,057
30.40%
127,699
64.64%
9,808
4.96%
1995 193,816 59,430
30.66%
125,100
64.55%
9,286
4.79%
1994 189,482 58,276
30.76%
122,051
64.41%
9,155
4.83%
1993 184,496 57,073
30.93%
118,457
64.21%
8,965
4.86%
1992 179,799 56,124
31.21%
114,893
63.90%
8,783
4.88%
1991 175,362 55,422
31.60%
111,331
63.49%
8,608
4.91%
1990 170,899 54,852
32.10%
107,617
62.97%
8,431
4.93%
1989 166,898 54,664
32.75%
104,106
62.38%
8,127
4.87%
1988 163,650 54,906
33.55%
100,884
61.65%
7,861
4.80%
1987 160,500 55,211
34.40%
97,690
60.87%
7,599
4.73%
1986 157,350 55,299
35.14%
94,704
60.19%
7,347
4.67%
1985 154,450 55,140
35.70%
92,196
59.69%
7,114
4.61%
1984 151,650 55,038
36.29%
89,710
59.16%
6,903
4.55%
1983 148,700 54,505
36.65%
87,504
58.85%
6,691
4.50%
1982 145,700 53,686
36.85%
85,537
58.71%
6,478
4.45%
1981 142,650 52,877
37.07%
83,528
58.55%
6,245
4.38%
1980 140,050 52,497
37.48%
81,549
58.23%
6,005
4.29%
1979 138,500 52,243
37.72%
80,349
58.01%
5,908
4.27%
1978 137,500 52,274
38.02%
79,400
57.75%
5,826
4.24%
1977 136,000 52,097
38.31%
78,202
57.50%
5,701
4.19%
1976 134,000 51,438
38.39%
77,014
57.47%
5,549
4.14%
1975 132,500 50,495
38.11%
76,605
57.82%
5,400
4.08%
1974 131,000 50,266
38.37%
75,499
57.63%
5,235
4.00%
1973 128,500 49,342
38.40%
74,151
57.71%
5,007
3.90%
1972 125,500 48,001
38.25%
72,752
57.97%
4,747
3.78%
1971 120,000 45,637
38.03%
69,962
58.30%
4,401
3.67%
1970 112,000 42,363
37.82%
65,642
58.61%
3,995
3.57%
1969 104,000 39,317
37.80%
61,004
58.66%
3,679
3.54%
1968 99,500 37,664
37.85%
58,327
58.62%
3,508
3.53%
1967 96,500 36,601
37.93%
56,489
58.54%
3,410
3.53%
1966 93,500 35,483
37.95%
54,702
58.50%
3,314
3.54%
1965 90,500 34,299
37.90%
52,998
58.56%
3,203
3.54%
1964 88,100 33,332
37.83%
51,619
58.59%
3,149
3.57%
1963 85,700 32,316
37.71%
50,297
58.69%
3,088
3.60%
1962 83,400 31,322
37.56%
49,054
58.82%
3,024
3.63%
1961 81,200 30,396
37.43%
47,846
58.92%
2,958
3.64%
1960 79,000 29,512
37.36%
46,605
58.99%
2,883
3.65%

The below chart and table represents New Caledonia 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 1.32% -0.05% 1.40% 4.11%
2018 1.32% -0.02% 1.42% 4.07%
2017 1.37% -0.08% 1.51% 4.20%
2016 1.52% -0.10% 1.72% 4.56%
2015 1.62% -0.18% 1.87% 4.89%
2014 1.67% -0.42% 2.02% 5.20%
2013 1.80% -0.33% 2.17% 5.56%
2012 1.83% 0.19% 2.05% 5.55%
2011 1.84% 1.07% 1.78% 5.26%
2010 1.55% 0.43% 1.61% 5.11%
2009 1.32% 0.35% 1.37% 4.61%
2008 1.46% 0.27% 1.65% 4.47%
2007 1.48% -0.39% 1.97% 4.46%
2006 1.51% -1.19% 2.37% 4.53%
2005 1.53% -0.33% 2.12% 3.96%
2004 1.53% -0.41% 2.20% 3.79%
2003 1.72% -0.12% 2.38% 3.71%
2002 1.92% 0.45% 2.45% 3.60%
2001 1.92% 0.95% 2.26% 3.28%
2000 1.92% 1.70% 1.78% 4.73%
1999 1.92% 1.97% 1.67% 4.63%
1998 1.92% 1.96% 1.68% 4.73%
1997 1.95% 1.62% 1.87% 5.08%
1996 1.93% 1.06% 2.08% 5.62%
1995 2.29% 1.98% 2.50% 1.43%
1994 2.70% 2.11% 3.03% 2.12%
1993 2.61% 1.69% 3.10% 2.07%
1992 2.53% 1.27% 3.20% 2.03%
1991 2.61% 1.04% 3.45% 2.10%
1990 2.40% 0.34% 3.37% 3.74%
1989 1.98% -0.44% 3.19% 3.38%
1988 1.96% -0.55% 3.27% 3.45%
1987 2.00% -0.16% 3.15% 3.43%
1986 1.88% 0.29% 2.72% 3.28%
1985 1.85% 0.19% 2.77% 3.06%
1984 1.98% 0.98% 2.52% 3.17%
1983 2.06% 1.53% 2.30% 3.29%
1982 2.14% 1.53% 2.41% 3.73%
1981 1.86% 0.72% 2.43% 4.00%
1980 1.12% 0.49% 1.49% 1.64%
1979 0.73% -0.06% 1.20% 1.41%
1978 1.10% 0.34% 1.53% 2.19%
1977 1.49% 1.28% 1.54% 2.74%
1976 1.13% 1.87% 0.53% 2.76%
1975 1.15% 0.46% 1.46% 3.15%
1974 1.95% 1.87% 1.82% 4.55%
1973 2.39% 2.79% 1.92% 5.48%
1972 4.58% 5.18% 3.99% 7.86%
1971 7.14% 7.73% 6.58% 10.16%
1970 7.69% 7.75% 7.60% 8.59%
1969 4.52% 4.39% 4.59% 4.87%
1968 3.11% 2.90% 3.25% 2.87%
1967 3.21% 3.15% 3.27% 2.90%
1966 3.31% 3.45% 3.22% 3.47%
1965 2.72% 2.90% 2.67% 1.71%
1964 2.80% 3.14% 2.63% 1.98%
1963 2.76% 3.17% 2.53% 2.12%
1962 2.71% 3.05% 2.52% 2.23%
1961 2.78% 3.00% 2.66% 2.60%

Global rank of New Caledonia population

The global rank of New Caledonia population is 162 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 162
0-14 163
15-64 160
65 over 156

Data Source

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