United Arab Emirates Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of United Arab Emirates is 9,770,529 and the population growth amounts 1.43% (2019). The male and female population are 6,766,808 (69.26%) and 3,003,721 (30.74%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 2.06% (positive growth).

The below table shows the United Arab Emirates 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 9,770,529 1.43% 6,766,808
69.26%
3,003,721
30.74%
2018 9,630,959 1.49% 6,680,352
69.36%
2,950,607
30.64%
2017 9,487,203 1.33% 6,595,480
69.52%
2,891,723
30.48%
2016 9,360,980 1.05% 6,537,837
69.84%
2,823,143
30.16%
2015 9,262,900 0.53% 6,520,857
70.40%
2,742,043
29.60%
2014 9,214,175 0.18% 6,565,272
71.25%
2,648,903
28.75%
2013 9,197,910 0.61% 6,653,158
72.33%
2,544,752
27.67%
2012 9,141,596 2.13% 6,713,314
73.44%
2,428,282
26.56%
2011 8,946,777 4.43% 6,648,747
74.31%
2,298,030
25.69%
2010 8,549,988 7.40% 6,395,959
74.81%
2,154,029
25.19%
2009 7,917,372 10.46% 5,922,680
74.81%
1,994,692
25.19%
2008 7,089,487 12.99% 5,266,107
74.28%
1,823,380
25.72%
2007 6,168,838 14.08% 4,517,652
73.23%
1,651,186
26.77%
2006 5,300,174 13.43% 3,807,369
71.83%
1,492,805
28.17%
2005 4,588,225 11.33% 3,229,501
70.39%
1,358,724
29.61%
2004 4,068,570 8.77% 2,815,228
69.19%
1,253,342
30.81%
2003 3,711,932 6.28% 2,538,206
68.38%
1,173,726
31.62%
2002 3,478,777 5.06% 2,364,957
67.98%
1,113,820
32.02%
2001 3,302,719 5.11% 2,238,737
67.78%
1,063,982
32.22%
2000 3,134,062 5.36% 2,117,132
67.55%
1,016,930
32.45%
1999 2,966,034 5.15% 1,994,793
67.25%
971,241
32.75%
1998 2,813,214 5.04% 1,884,698
66.99%
928,516
33.01%
1997 2,671,362 4.95% 1,783,469
66.76%
887,893
33.24%
1996 2,539,126 4.88% 1,690,127
66.56%
848,999
33.44%
1995 2,415,090 5.00% 1,603,585
66.40%
811,505
33.60%
1994 2,294,385 5.28% 1,520,019
66.25%
774,366
33.75%
1993 2,173,139 5.53% 1,436,228
66.09%
736,911
33.91%
1992 2,052,891 5.64% 1,353,139
65.91%
699,752
34.09%
1991 1,937,153 5.61% 1,273,236
65.73%
663,917
34.27%
1990 1,828,432 5.62% 1,198,317
65.54%
630,115
34.46%
1989 1,725,681 5.71% 1,127,178
65.32%
598,503
34.68%
1988 1,627,066 5.75% 1,058,565
65.06%
568,501
34.94%
1987 1,533,536 5.68% 994,310
64.84%
539,226
35.16%
1986 1,446,380 5.55% 936,912
64.78%
509,468
35.22%
1985 1,366,164 5.28% 887,751
64.98%
478,413
35.02%
1984 1,293,971 5.06% 848,172
65.55%
445,799
34.45%
1983 1,228,459 5.18% 816,445
66.46%
412,014
33.54%
1982 1,164,806 5.85% 787,187
67.58%
377,619
32.42%
1981 1,096,610 7.03% 753,077
68.67%
343,533
31.33%
1980 1,019,509 8.61% 709,051
69.55%
310,458
30.45%
1979 931,749 10.33% 653,180
70.10%
278,569
29.90%
1978 835,508 11.99% 587,607
70.33%
247,901
29.67%
1977 735,344 13.25% 516,454
70.23%
218,890
29.77%
1976 637,922 14.05% 445,896
69.90%
192,026
30.10%
1975 548,301 14.75% 380,642
69.42%
167,659
30.58%
1974 467,451 15.58% 321,526
68.78%
145,925
31.22%
1973 394,624 16.13% 267,794
67.86%
126,830
32.14%
1972 330,974 16.17% 220,538
66.63%
110,436
33.37%
1971 277,471 15.48% 180,696
65.12%
96,775
34.88%
1970 234,514 13.39% 148,726
63.42%
85,788
36.58%
1969 203,106 10.08% 125,548
61.81%
77,558
38.19%
1968 182,627 7.04% 110,744
60.64%
71,883
39.36%
1967 169,771 5.77% 101,775
59.95%
67,996
40.05%
1966 159,976 6.33% 95,053
59.42%
64,923
40.58%
1965 149,857 7.89% 87,930
58.68%
61,927
41.32%
1964 138,039 9.35% 79,377
57.50%
58,662
42.50%
1963 125,130 10.40% 69,927
55.88%
55,203
44.12%
1962 112,118 10.10% 60,379
53.85%
51,739
46.15%
1961 100,796 8.31% 52,156
51.74%
48,640
48.26%
1960 92,418 N/A% 46,269
50.06%
46,149
49.94%

Growth rates of United Arab Emirates population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of United Arab Emirates population growth rates for 60 years.

United Arab Emirates population and growth rate by ages

The United Arab Emirates population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 1,437,500, 8,220,028, 113,001 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 9,770,529 1,437,500
14.71%
8,220,028
84.13%
113,001
1.16%
2018 9,630,959 1,406,458
14.60%
8,120,005
84.31%
104,496
1.09%
2017 9,487,203 1,376,064
14.50%
8,012,977
84.46%
98,162
1.03%
2016 9,360,980 1,346,625
14.39%
7,921,963
84.63%
92,392
0.99%
2015 9,262,900 1,311,987
14.16%
7,864,456
84.90%
86,457
0.93%
2014 9,214,175 1,283,359
13.93%
7,847,455
85.17%
83,361
0.90%
2013 9,197,910 1,262,873
13.73%
7,855,949
85.41%
79,088
0.86%
2012 9,141,596 1,241,612
13.58%
7,826,615
85.62%
73,369
0.80%
2011 8,946,777 1,201,024
13.42%
7,679,367
85.83%
66,386
0.74%
2010 8,549,988 1,124,862
13.16%
7,366,508
86.16%
58,618
0.69%
2009 7,917,372 1,081,358
13.66%
6,781,159
85.65%
54,855
0.69%
2008 7,089,487 1,012,222
14.28%
6,026,775
85.01%
50,490
0.71%
2007 6,168,838 936,995
15.19%
5,185,741
84.06%
46,102
0.75%
2006 5,300,174 876,732
16.54%
4,380,867
82.66%
42,575
0.80%
2005 4,588,225 841,539
18.34%
3,705,961
80.77%
40,725
0.89%
2004 4,068,570 782,990
19.24%
3,248,484
79.84%
37,096
0.91%
2003 3,711,932 759,301
20.46%
2,917,522
78.60%
35,109
0.95%
2002 3,478,777 765,576
22.01%
2,678,751
77.00%
34,450
0.99%
2001 3,302,719 789,170
23.89%
2,479,173
75.06%
34,376
1.04%
2000 3,134,062 816,213
26.04%
2,283,607
72.86%
34,242
1.09%
1999 2,966,034 775,915
26.16%
2,157,555
72.74%
32,564
1.10%
1998 2,813,214 739,446
26.28%
2,043,181
72.63%
30,587
1.09%
1997 2,671,362 709,253
26.55%
1,933,590
72.38%
28,519
1.07%
1996 2,539,126 684,504
26.96%
1,827,881
71.99%
26,741
1.05%
1995 2,415,090 660,126
27.33%
1,729,501
71.61%
25,463
1.05%
1994 2,294,385 643,563
28.05%
1,625,995
70.87%
24,827
1.08%
1993 2,173,139 625,812
28.80%
1,523,133
70.09%
24,194
1.11%
1992 2,052,891 606,644
29.55%
1,422,717
69.30%
23,530
1.15%
1991 1,937,153 587,108
30.31%
1,327,259
68.52%
22,786
1.18%
1990 1,828,432 567,997
31.06%
1,238,492
67.74%
21,943
1.20%
1989 1,725,681 544,171
31.53%
1,160,870
67.27%
20,640
1.20%
1988 1,627,066 518,792
31.89%
1,088,944
66.93%
19,330
1.19%
1987 1,533,536 492,372
32.11%
1,023,021
66.71%
18,143
1.18%
1986 1,446,380 465,311
32.17%
963,847
66.64%
17,222
1.19%
1985 1,366,164 437,297
32.01%
912,241
66.77%
16,626
1.22%
1984 1,293,971 404,351
31.25%
873,598
67.51%
16,022
1.24%
1983 1,228,459 373,721
30.42%
838,975
68.29%
15,763
1.28%
1982 1,164,806 344,836
29.60%
804,286
69.05%
15,684
1.35%
1981 1,096,610 316,295
28.84%
764,859
69.75%
15,456
1.41%
1980 1,019,509 286,610
28.11%
718,143
70.44%
14,756
1.45%
1979 931,749 257,331
27.62%
660,794
70.92%
13,624
1.46%
1978 835,508 227,336
27.21%
595,996
71.33%
12,176
1.46%
1977 735,344 199,261
27.10%
525,438
71.45%
10,645
1.45%
1976 637,922 175,065
27.44%
453,574
71.10%
9,283
1.46%
1975 548,301 154,346
28.15%
385,780
70.36%
8,175
1.49%
1974 467,451 132,682
28.38%
328,518
70.28%
6,251
1.34%
1973 394,624 115,023
29.15%
274,811
69.64%
4,790
1.21%
1972 330,974 100,974
30.51%
226,175
68.34%
3,825
1.16%
1971 277,471 90,010
32.44%
184,093
66.35%
3,368
1.21%
1970 234,514 81,607
34.80%
149,536
63.76%
3,371
1.44%
1969 203,106 71,201
35.06%
128,727
63.38%
3,178
1.56%
1968 182,627 64,933
35.55%
114,558
62.73%
3,136
1.72%
1967 169,771 61,579
36.27%
104,982
61.84%
3,210
1.89%
1966 159,976 59,526
37.21%
97,120
60.71%
3,330
2.08%
1965 149,857 57,447
38.33%
88,984
59.38%
3,426
2.29%
1964 138,039 54,527
39.50%
80,043
57.99%
3,469
2.51%
1963 125,130 51,008
40.76%
70,708
56.51%
3,414
2.73%
1962 112,118 47,184
42.08%
61,628
54.97%
3,306
2.95%
1961 100,796 43,745
43.40%
53,846
53.42%
3,205
3.18%
1960 92,418 41,184
44.56%
48,060
52.00%
3,174
3.43%

The below chart and table represents United Arab Emirates 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 1.45% 2.21% 1.23% 8.14%
2018 1.52% 2.21% 1.34% 6.45%
2017 1.35% 2.19% 1.15% 6.25%
2016 1.06% 2.64% 0.73% 6.86%
2015 0.53% 2.23% 0.22% 3.71%
2014 0.18% 1.62% -0.11% 5.40%
2013 0.62% 1.71% 0.37% 7.79%
2012 2.18% 3.38% 1.92% 10.52%
2011 4.64% 6.77% 4.25% 13.25%
2010 7.99% 4.02% 8.63% 6.86%
2009 11.68% 6.83% 12.52% 8.65%
2008 14.92% 8.03% 16.22% 9.52%
2007 16.39% 6.87% 18.37% 8.28%
2006 15.52% 4.18% 18.21% 4.54%
2005 12.77% 7.48% 14.08% 9.78%
2004 9.61% 3.12% 11.34% 5.66%
2003 6.70% -0.82% 8.91% 1.91%
2002 5.33% -2.99% 8.05% 0.22%
2001 5.38% -3.31% 8.56% 0.39%
2000 5.67% 5.19% 5.84% 5.15%
1999 5.43% 4.93% 5.60% 6.46%
1998 5.31% 4.26% 5.67% 7.25%
1997 5.21% 3.62% 5.78% 6.65%
1996 5.14% 3.69% 5.69% 5.02%
1995 5.26% 2.57% 6.37% 2.56%
1994 5.58% 2.84% 6.75% 2.62%
1993 5.86% 3.16% 7.06% 2.82%
1992 5.97% 3.33% 7.19% 3.27%
1991 5.95% 3.36% 7.17% 3.84%
1990 5.95% 4.38% 6.69% 6.31%
1989 6.06% 4.89% 6.61% 6.78%
1988 6.10% 5.37% 6.44% 6.54%
1987 6.03% 5.82% 6.14% 5.35%
1986 5.87% 6.41% 5.66% 3.58%
1985 5.58% 8.15% 4.42% 3.77%
1984 5.33% 8.20% 4.13% 1.64%
1983 5.46% 8.38% 4.31% 0.50%
1982 6.22% 9.02% 5.15% 1.48%
1981 7.56% 10.36% 6.51% 4.74%
1980 9.42% 11.38% 8.68% 8.31%
1979 11.52% 13.19% 10.87% 11.89%
1978 13.62% 14.09% 13.43% 14.38%
1977 15.27% 13.82% 15.84% 14.67%
1976 16.35% 13.42% 17.57% 13.55%
1975 17.30% 16.33% 17.43% 30.78%
1974 18.45% 15.35% 19.54% 30.50%
1973 19.23% 13.91% 21.50% 25.23%
1972 19.28% 12.18% 22.86% 13.57%
1971 18.32% 10.30% 23.11% -0.09%
1970 15.46% 14.61% 16.17% 6.07%
1969 11.21% 9.65% 12.37% 1.34%
1968 7.57% 5.45% 9.12% -2.31%
1967 6.12% 3.45% 8.10% -3.60%
1966 6.75% 3.62% 9.14% -2.80%
1965 8.56% 5.36% 11.17% -1.24%
1964 10.32% 6.90% 13.20% 1.61%
1963 11.61% 8.10% 14.73% 3.27%
1962 11.23% 7.86% 14.45% 3.15%
1961 9.07% 6.22% 12.04% 0.98%

Global rank of United Arab Emirates population

The global rank of United Arab Emirates population is 84 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 84
0-14 101
15-64 64
65 over 134

Data Source

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