Maldives Population

Population now

545,324
  • World: 167th
  • Asia: 45th
Male:345,984(63.44 %)
Female:199,340(36.56 %)
Births in 2020:10,105
Deaths in 2020:2,113

Life expectancy & Rates (2020)

Male:77.82 years
Female:81.04 years
Total:79.21 years
Median Age:28.92 years
Birth Rate:13.06
Death Rate:2.73
Growth Rate:3.78 %
Fertility Rate:1.82

Population Data Graphs

  • Total population
  • Birth & Death rate
  • Life expectancy
  • Median Age
  • Population structure (mid 2020)
  • Urbanization

Maldives Population History

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
196090k49k41k1.20.95%54.7128.047.0237.3437.1437.4119.2611.17%299.54
196192k50k42k1.190.99%54.9327.637.0837.9437.7737.9519.1811.23%307.75
196295k51k44k1.181.03%54.9427.127.1238.5638.4538.5219.1511.29%316.35
196398k53k45k1.171.06%54.7726.557.1539.2139.1439.1219.1111.35%325.17
1964100k54k46k1.161.10%54.4525.917.1839.8839.8639.7519.0111.40%333.90
1965103k55k48k1.151.14%54.0025.227.2040.5640.5940.3918.8011.46%342.39
1966105k56k49k1.131.18%53.4524.497.2241.2541.3441.0418.4111.39%350.45
1967107k57k51k1.111.23%52.7923.727.2341.9542.0941.7117.9011.34%358.26
1968110k57k53k1.091.27%52.0322.927.2442.6742.8742.3917.3311.52%366.30
1969113k58k54k1.081.32%51.2122.097.2443.4043.6643.0916.7911.70%375.27
1970116k60k56k1.071.37%50.3521.257.2344.1444.4843.8016.3511.89%385.64
1971119k62k58k1.071.42%49.4320.407.2044.9145.3244.5216.1112.84%397.67
1972123k64k59k1.081.48%48.4719.537.1645.7046.1845.2616.0013.86%411.18
1973128k67k61k1.091.55%47.5218.677.1046.5247.0746.0215.9714.94%425.67
1974132k69k63k1.11.62%46.6317.827.0447.3747.9946.8116.0116.09%440.35
1975136k72k65k1.111.70%45.9017.006.9848.2548.9347.6116.0817.30%454.72
1976141k74k67k1.111.80%45.4516.226.9449.1749.9148.4516.0318.60%468.54
1977145k76k69k1.111.92%45.3315.506.9450.1250.9149.3316.0419.96%482.10
1978149k78k71k1.12.07%45.5114.836.9651.0951.9450.2216.0820.98%495.93
1979153k80k73k1.12.24%45.9714.217.0152.0752.9651.1416.1221.61%510.92
1980158k83k76k1.12.41%46.5913.657.0853.0553.9852.0616.1222.25%527.57
1981164k86k78k1.092.60%47.2613.137.1554.0054.9652.9616.0922.91%546.08
1982170k89k81k1.092.78%47.8212.657.2054.9155.9153.8316.0123.57%566.17
1983176k92k84k1.092.95%48.1412.187.2255.7956.8054.6715.9024.26%587.48
1984183k95k88k1.093.11%48.1311.717.1956.6257.6355.4915.8124.95%609.50
1985190k99k91k1.083.25%47.7511.247.1157.4258.4156.3115.7525.49%631.79
1986196k102k94k1.083.37%46.9710.766.9758.2159.1457.1615.5325.57%654.21
1987203k105k98k1.073.48%45.8710.256.7859.0159.8358.0815.4025.65%676.76
1988210k108k102k1.073.57%44.519.746.5659.8260.5059.0715.3225.73%699.28
1989217k111k105k1.063.66%42.929.216.3060.6661.1660.1315.2625.81%721.70
1990223k114k109k1.053.74%41.138.686.0061.5361.8261.2515.2125.84%743.86
1991230k117k112k1.053.80%39.148.155.6862.4162.4962.4015.2225.78%765.84
1992236k120k116k1.043.84%36.997.645.3363.3063.1763.5515.2525.71%787.55
1993243k123k119k1.033.87%34.757.144.9764.1963.8664.6615.3225.65%808.68
1994249k126k123k1.033.86%32.476.684.6065.0664.5765.7315.4725.59%828.63
1995254k129k126k1.023.84%30.246.254.2465.9265.3066.7515.7025.64%847.13
1996259k131k128k1.023.80%28.105.853.8966.7866.0667.7316.0726.01%863.94
1997264k133k131k1.023.74%26.095.503.5667.6466.8568.6716.4626.38%879.47
1998268k135k133k1.023.69%24.275.183.2668.5067.6469.5916.8826.76%894.85
1999274k138k136k1.023.64%22.684.892.9969.3568.4470.4917.3027.13%911.76
2000279k141k138k1.023.61%21.394.642.7770.1769.2371.3617.7327.71%931.33
2001286k146k141k1.033.62%20.444.422.6070.9669.9972.1818.3328.86%954.35
2002294k150k144k1.053.66%19.824.252.4771.7170.7172.9418.9530.04%980.62
2003303k156k147k1.063.75%19.494.102.3772.4071.3973.6519.7331.25%1008.94
2004311k162k150k1.083.86%19.403.992.3173.0372.0174.3020.4732.49%1037.55
2005320k167k153k1.094.01%19.473.892.2873.6172.5774.8921.1533.75%1065.36
2006327k172k156k1.114.15%19.633.812.2674.1473.0875.4421.6834.79%1091.62
2007335k177k158k1.124.29%19.793.742.2574.6273.5475.9622.2235.20%1117.23
2008343k182k161k1.134.41%19.873.672.2575.0773.9676.4422.7635.61%1144.84
2009353k189k164k1.154.50%19.813.602.2375.5074.3576.9223.3236.02%1177.99
2010366k199k167k1.194.55%19.593.532.2175.9174.7177.3823.9236.43%1219.11
2011380k210k170k1.234.56%19.173.452.1776.2975.0677.8324.6236.85%1268.32
2012397k224k174k1.294.55%18.603.352.1376.6675.3978.2725.3637.27%1324.12
2013416k239k177k1.354.50%17.943.262.0877.0275.7178.6926.1137.69%1385.31
2014435k255k180k1.414.44%17.203.162.0477.3676.0279.1026.8538.11%1450.05
2015455k271k184k1.484.37%16.423.061.9977.6976.3279.4927.5938.53%1516.38
2016476k289k187k1.554.27%15.642.971.9578.0176.6379.8527.6538.95%1585.04
2017496k307k189k1.624.17%14.892.881.9178.3376.9380.1927.8239.38%1654.67
2018516k324k192k1.684.05%14.202.811.8778.6377.2380.5028.0939.81%1718.99
2019531k336k195k1.724.05%14.202.811.8778.6377.2380.5028.4540.24%1769.84
2020541k343k198k1.733.78%13.062.731.8279.2177.8281.0428.9240.67%1803.33

Maldives Population Projections

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
2021544k343k200k1.723.62%12.702.751.8079.4878.1081.2629.8341.10%1813.33
2022541k338k203k1.673.44%12.342.781.7879.7578.3881.4830.5841.54%1803.33
2023535k329k206k1.63.28%11.982.801.7780.0178.6781.7031.4141.97%1783.33
2024528k319k208k1.533.11%11.622.831.7580.2878.9581.9232.1142.41%1760.00
2025522k311k211k1.472.95%11.262.851.7380.5579.2382.1433.0342.85%1740.00
2026519k306k213k1.442.78%11.052.921.7280.7979.4982.3433.5443.28%1730.00
2027517k302k215k1.42.61%10.843.001.7181.0379.7582.5434.3443.72%1723.33
2028517k300k217k1.382.46%10.623.071.7081.2680.0182.7434.8344.16%1723.33
2029518k299k219k1.372.30%10.413.151.6981.5080.2782.9435.4444.61%1726.67
2030519k298k221k1.352.17%10.203.221.6881.7480.5383.1436.1845.05%1730.00
2031522k299k223k1.342.06%10.143.311.6881.9580.7883.3236.5545.49%1740.00
2032525k301k225k1.341.96%10.083.401.6882.1681.0283.5037.3545.93%1750.00
2033530k303k226k1.341.87%10.013.491.6782.3881.2783.6837.9846.37%1766.67
2034534k306k228k1.341.78%9.953.581.6782.5981.5183.8638.6346.82%1780.00
2035538k308k230k1.341.69%9.893.671.6782.8081.7684.0439.0947.26%1793.33
2036542k311k231k1.351.62%9.923.791.6782.9981.9984.2039.4047.70%1806.67
2037546k313k233k1.341.54%9.953.911.6783.1882.2184.3640.0648.15%1820.00
2038549k315k235k1.341.48%9.994.031.6783.3882.4484.5340.5748.59%1830.00
2039553k316k236k1.341.41%10.024.151.6783.5782.6684.6941.0649.03%1843.33
2040556k318k238k1.341.35%10.054.271.6783.7682.8984.8541.7049.47%1853.33
2041560k320k240k1.331.25%10.014.441.6783.9383.0885.0042.0649.91%1866.67
2042563k322k241k1.341.16%9.984.611.6784.0983.2685.1542.7150.35%1876.67
2043567k324k243k1.331.08%9.944.771.6884.2683.4585.2942.7950.79%1890.00
2044570k325k245k1.331.01%9.914.941.6884.4283.6385.4443.3551.24%1900.00
2045573k327k246k1.330.93%9.875.111.6884.5983.8285.5943.7551.68%1910.00
2046576k329k248k1.330.82%9.725.331.6884.7383.9785.7343.5352.12%1920.00
2047579k330k249k1.330.72%9.575.551.6884.8784.1185.8743.9252.56%1930.00
2048582k331k250k1.320.64%9.425.761.6885.0284.2686.0244.1653.00%1940.00
2049584k333k251k1.330.55%9.275.981.6885.1684.4086.1644.0053.44%1946.67
2050586k334k252k1.330.47%9.126.201.6885.3084.5586.3045.3353.87%1953.33

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