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

The population of Senegal is 16,296,364 and the population growth amounts 2.71% (2019). The male and female population are 7,946,434 (48.76%) and 8,349,930 (51.24%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 2.75% (positive growth).

The below table shows the Senegal 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 16,296,364 2.71% 7,946,434
48.76%
8,349,930
51.24%
2018 15,854,360 2.74% 7,724,668
48.72%
8,129,692
51.28%
2017 15,419,381 2.76% 7,506,792
48.68%
7,912,589
51.32%
2016 14,993,528 2.77% 7,294,620
48.65%
7,698,908
51.35%
2015 14,578,459 2.77% 7,089,492
48.63%
7,488,967
51.37%
2014 14,174,731 2.77% 6,891,923
48.62%
7,282,808
51.38%
2013 13,782,420 2.76% 6,701,734
48.63%
7,080,686
51.37%
2012 13,401,991 2.75% 6,518,704
48.64%
6,883,287
51.36%
2011 13,033,809 2.73% 6,342,358
48.66%
6,691,451
51.34%
2010 12,678,148 2.71% 6,172,316
48.68%
6,505,832
51.32%
2009 12,335,084 2.68% 6,008,505
48.71%
6,326,579
51.29%
2008 12,004,701 2.65% 5,851,066
48.74%
6,153,635
51.26%
2007 11,687,080 2.61% 5,700,039
48.77%
5,987,041
51.23%
2006 11,382,268 2.57% 5,555,511
48.81%
5,826,757
51.19%
2005 11,090,116 2.53% 5,417,450
48.85%
5,672,666
51.15%
2004 10,810,083 2.48% 5,285,419
48.89%
5,524,664
51.11%
2003 10,541,467 2.45% 5,159,024
48.94%
5,382,443
51.06%
2002 10,283,699 2.41% 5,038,255
48.99%
5,245,444
51.01%
2001 10,036,104 2.38% 4,923,156
49.05%
5,112,948
50.95%
2000 9,797,734 2.34% 4,813,467
49.13%
4,984,267
50.87%
1999 9,568,722 2.31% 4,709,429
49.22%
4,859,293
50.78%
1998 9,347,774 2.32% 4,610,120
49.32%
4,737,654
50.68%
1997 9,130,877 2.39% 4,512,777
49.42%
4,618,100
50.58%
1996 8,912,861 2.50% 4,413,783
49.52%
4,499,078
50.48%
1995 8,690,164 2.64% 4,310,618
49.60%
4,379,546
50.40%
1994 8,461,068 2.77% 4,202,147
49.66%
4,258,921
50.34%
1993 8,226,760 2.88% 4,089,215
49.71%
4,137,545
50.29%
1992 7,990,096 2.94% 3,973,723
49.73%
4,016,373
50.27%
1991 7,755,496 2.96% 3,858,616
49.75%
3,896,880
50.25%
1990 7,526,307 2.96% 3,746,116
49.77%
3,780,191
50.23%
1989 7,303,517 2.97% 3,636,867
49.80%
3,666,650
50.20%
1988 7,086,627 2.98% 3,530,517
49.82%
3,556,110
50.18%
1987 6,875,754 2.98% 3,427,150
49.84%
3,448,604
50.16%
1986 6,670,663 2.99% 3,326,604
49.87%
3,344,059
50.13%
1985 6,471,327 3.00% 3,228,846
49.89%
3,242,481
50.11%
1984 6,277,424 2.99% 3,133,670
49.92%
3,143,754
50.08%
1983 6,089,572 2.95% 3,041,476
49.95%
3,048,096
50.05%
1982 5,909,739 2.86% 2,953,501
49.98%
2,956,238
50.02%
1981 5,740,444 2.74% 2,871,354
50.02%
2,869,090
49.98%
1980 5,583,165 2.58% 2,795,966
50.08%
2,787,199
49.92%
1979 5,439,066 2.43% 2,728,094
50.16%
2,710,972
49.84%
1978 5,306,681 2.36% 2,666,790
50.25%
2,639,891
49.75%
1977 5,181,514 2.40% 2,609,089
50.35%
2,572,425
49.65%
1976 5,057,378 2.52% 2,550,915
50.44%
2,506,463
49.56%
1975 4,929,846 2.69% 2,489,354
50.50%
2,440,492
49.50%
1974 4,797,187 2.84% 2,423,301
50.52%
2,373,886
49.48%
1973 4,660,725 2.96% 2,353,649
50.50%
2,307,076
49.50%
1972 4,522,893 2.99% 2,282,083
50.46%
2,240,810
49.54%
1971 4,387,540 2.96% 2,211,228
50.40%
2,176,312
49.60%
1970 4,257,505 2.92% 2,143,033
50.34%
2,114,472
49.66%
1969 4,133,322 2.88% 2,077,880
50.27%
2,055,442
49.73%
1968 4,014,103 2.85% 2,015,236
50.20%
1,998,867
49.80%
1967 3,899,644 2.83% 1,955,075
50.13%
1,944,569
49.87%
1966 3,789,383 2.81% 1,897,155
50.07%
1,892,228
49.93%
1965 3,682,876 2.79% 1,841,292
50.00%
1,841,584
50.00%
1964 3,580,239 2.75% 1,787,618
49.93%
1,792,621
50.07%
1963 3,481,654 2.72% 1,736,249
49.87%
1,745,405
50.13%
1962 3,386,806 2.70% 1,686,946
49.81%
1,699,860
50.19%
1961 3,295,278 2.69% 1,639,361
49.75%
1,655,917
50.25%
1960 3,206,749 N/A% 1,593,240
49.68%
1,613,509
50.32%

Growth rates of Senegal population (1961-)

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

Senegal population and growth rate by ages

The Senegal population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 6,981,341, 8,810,084, 504,939 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 16,296,364 6,981,341
42.84%
8,810,084
54.06%
504,939
3.10%
2018 15,854,360 6,826,163
43.06%
8,538,801
53.86%
489,396
3.09%
2017 15,419,381 6,666,775
43.24%
8,278,534
53.69%
474,072
3.07%
2016 14,993,528 6,503,821
43.38%
8,030,122
53.56%
459,585
3.07%
2015 14,578,459 6,337,801
43.47%
7,794,343
53.46%
446,315
3.06%
2014 14,174,731 6,168,782
43.52%
7,570,330
53.41%
435,620
3.07%
2013 13,782,420 6,001,544
43.54%
7,354,595
53.36%
426,281
3.09%
2012 13,401,991 5,837,148
43.55%
7,147,093
53.33%
417,750
3.12%
2011 13,033,809 5,675,423
43.54%
6,949,175
53.32%
409,211
3.14%
2010 12,678,148 5,515,879
43.51%
6,762,211
53.34%
400,058
3.16%
2009 12,335,084 5,370,689
43.54%
6,571,676
53.28%
392,719
3.18%
2008 12,004,701 5,230,610
43.57%
6,389,396
53.22%
384,695
3.20%
2007 11,687,080 5,096,434
43.61%
6,214,647
53.18%
375,999
3.22%
2006 11,382,268 4,969,735
43.66%
6,045,775
53.12%
366,758
3.22%
2005 11,090,116 4,851,305
43.74%
5,881,788
53.04%
357,023
3.22%
2004 10,810,083 4,747,588
43.92%
5,713,416
52.85%
349,079
3.23%
2003 10,541,467 4,650,306
44.11%
5,550,434
52.65%
340,727
3.23%
2002 10,283,699 4,557,892
44.32%
5,393,771
52.45%
332,036
3.23%
2001 10,036,104 4,468,481
44.52%
5,244,522
52.26%
323,101
3.22%
2000 9,797,734 4,380,403
44.71%
5,103,377
52.09%
313,954
3.20%
1999 9,568,722 4,304,727
44.99%
4,958,383
51.82%
305,612
3.19%
1998 9,347,774 4,231,232
45.26%
4,819,318
51.56%
297,224
3.18%
1997 9,130,877 4,156,084
45.52%
4,686,106
51.32%
288,687
3.16%
1996 8,912,861 4,073,824
45.71%
4,559,197
51.15%
279,840
3.14%
1995 8,690,164 3,981,322
45.81%
4,438,292
51.07%
270,550
3.11%
1994 8,461,068 3,903,646
46.14%
4,296,093
50.77%
261,329
3.09%
1993 8,226,760 3,815,642
46.38%
4,159,091
50.56%
252,027
3.06%
1992 7,990,096 3,720,166
46.56%
4,027,289
50.40%
242,641
3.04%
1991 7,755,496 3,622,244
46.71%
3,900,110
50.29%
233,142
3.01%
1990 7,526,307 3,525,099
46.84%
3,777,683
50.19%
223,525
2.97%
1989 7,303,517 3,434,292
47.02%
3,654,577
50.04%
214,648
2.94%
1988 7,086,627 3,343,666
47.18%
3,537,015
49.91%
205,946
2.91%
1987 6,875,754 3,252,065
47.30%
3,426,258
49.83%
197,431
2.87%
1986 6,670,663 3,156,525
47.32%
3,324,976
49.84%
189,162
2.84%
1985 6,471,327 3,054,844
47.21%
3,235,308
49.99%
181,175
2.80%
1984 6,277,424 2,961,859
47.18%
3,141,223
50.04%
174,342
2.78%
1983 6,089,572 2,866,710
47.08%
3,055,196
50.17%
167,666
2.75%
1982 5,909,739 2,771,088
46.89%
2,977,509
50.38%
161,142
2.73%
1981 5,740,444 2,677,275
46.64%
2,908,431
50.67%
154,738
2.70%
1980 5,583,165 2,586,135
46.32%
2,848,573
51.02%
148,457
2.66%
1979 5,439,066 2,506,515
46.08%
2,788,758
51.27%
143,793
2.64%
1978 5,306,681 2,431,345
45.82%
2,736,173
51.56%
139,163
2.62%
1977 5,181,514 2,357,972
45.51%
2,689,085
51.90%
134,457
2.59%
1976 5,057,378 2,282,344
45.13%
2,645,482
52.31%
129,552
2.56%
1975 4,929,846 2,201,386
44.65%
2,604,076
52.82%
124,384
2.52%
1974 4,797,187 2,146,087
44.74%
2,529,957
52.74%
121,143
2.53%
1973 4,660,725 2,087,123
44.78%
2,455,966
52.69%
117,636
2.52%
1972 4,522,893 2,025,271
44.78%
2,383,713
52.70%
113,909
2.52%
1971 4,387,540 1,961,748
44.71%
2,315,773
52.78%
110,019
2.51%
1970 4,257,505 1,896,843
44.55%
2,254,625
52.96%
106,037
2.49%
1969 4,133,322 1,850,150
44.76%
2,179,506
52.73%
103,666
2.51%
1968 4,014,103 1,804,421
44.95%
2,108,481
52.53%
101,201
2.52%
1967 3,899,644 1,758,116
45.08%
2,042,901
52.39%
98,627
2.53%
1966 3,789,383 1,708,547
45.09%
1,984,881
52.38%
95,955
2.53%
1965 3,682,876 1,653,965
44.91%
1,935,747
52.56%
93,164
2.53%
1964 3,580,239 1,608,014
44.91%
1,880,650
52.53%
91,575
2.56%
1963 3,481,654 1,558,867
44.77%
1,832,845
52.64%
89,942
2.58%
1962 3,386,806 1,507,769
44.52%
1,790,838
52.88%
88,199
2.60%
1961 3,295,278 1,457,115
44.22%
1,751,892
53.16%
86,271
2.62%
1960 3,206,749 1,407,982
43.91%
1,714,658
53.47%
84,109
2.62%

The below chart and table represents Senegal 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 2.79% 2.27% 3.18% 3.18%
2018 2.82% 2.39% 3.14% 3.23%
2017 2.84% 2.51% 3.09% 3.15%
2016 2.85% 2.62% 3.03% 2.97%
2015 2.85% 2.74% 2.96% 2.46%
2014 2.85% 2.79% 2.93% 2.19%
2013 2.84% 2.82% 2.90% 2.04%
2012 2.82% 2.85% 2.85% 2.09%
2011 2.81% 2.89% 2.76% 2.29%
2010 2.78% 2.70% 2.90% 1.87%
2009 2.75% 2.68% 2.85% 2.09%
2008 2.72% 2.63% 2.81% 2.31%
2007 2.68% 2.55% 2.79% 2.52%
2006 2.63% 2.44% 2.79% 2.73%
2005 2.59% 2.18% 2.95% 2.28%
2004 2.55% 2.09% 2.94% 2.45%
2003 2.51% 2.03% 2.90% 2.62%
2002 2.47% 2.00% 2.85% 2.77%
2001 2.43% 2.01% 2.77% 2.91%
2000 2.39% 1.76% 2.92% 2.73%
1999 2.36% 1.74% 2.89% 2.82%
1998 2.38% 1.81% 2.84% 2.96%
1997 2.45% 2.02% 2.78% 3.16%
1996 2.56% 2.32% 2.72% 3.43%
1995 2.71% 1.99% 3.31% 3.53%
1994 2.85% 2.31% 3.29% 3.69%
1993 2.96% 2.57% 3.27% 3.87%
1992 3.02% 2.70% 3.26% 4.07%
1991 3.05% 2.76% 3.24% 4.30%
1990 3.05% 2.64% 3.37% 4.14%
1989 3.06% 2.71% 3.32% 4.23%
1988 3.07% 2.82% 3.23% 4.31%
1987 3.07% 3.03% 3.05% 4.37%
1986 3.08% 3.33% 2.77% 4.41%
1985 3.09% 3.14% 3.00% 3.92%
1984 3.08% 3.32% 2.82% 3.98%
1983 3.04% 3.45% 2.61% 4.05%
1982 2.95% 3.50% 2.38% 4.14%
1981 2.82% 3.52% 2.10% 4.23%
1980 2.65% 3.18% 2.14% 3.24%
1979 2.49% 3.09% 1.92% 3.33%
1978 2.42% 3.11% 1.75% 3.50%
1977 2.45% 3.31% 1.65% 3.79%
1976 2.59% 3.68% 1.59% 4.15%
1975 2.77% 2.58% 2.93% 2.68%
1974 2.93% 2.83% 3.01% 2.98%
1973 3.05% 3.05% 3.03% 3.27%
1972 3.08% 3.24% 2.93% 3.54%
1971 3.05% 3.42% 2.71% 3.76%
1970 3.00% 2.52% 3.45% 2.29%
1969 2.97% 2.53% 3.37% 2.44%
1968 2.94% 2.63% 3.21% 2.61%
1967 2.91% 2.90% 2.92% 2.78%
1966 2.89% 3.30% 2.54% 3.00%
1965 2.87% 2.86% 2.93% 1.74%
1964 2.83% 3.15% 2.61% 1.82%
1963 2.80% 3.39% 2.35% 1.98%
1962 2.78% 3.48% 2.22% 2.23%
1961 2.76% 3.49% 2.17% 2.57%

Global rank of Senegal population

The global rank of Senegal population is 63 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 63
0-14 52
15-64 63
65 over 90

Data Source

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