Mauritius Population

Population now

1,269,855
Male:626,927(49.34 %)
Female:643,855(50.66 %)
Births in 2020:5,400
Deaths in 2020:4,699

Life expectancy & Rates (2020)

Male:71.81 years
Female:78.58 years
Total:75.13 years
Median Age:36.47 years
Birth Rate:10.01
Death Rate:8.71
Growth Rate:0.15 %
Fertility Rate:1.36

Population Data Graphs

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  • Birth & Death rate
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  • Population structure (mid 2020)
  • Urbanization

Mauritius 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
1960659k329k331k0.993.51%44.219.816.1758.7556.9560.6315.6535.11%323.21
1961681k340k341k13.05%39.709.806.1859.7557.9661.6215.6235.83%333.70
1962700k350k351k13.17%38.809.306.1260.6358.8462.5015.5836.56%343.31
1963719k359k360k13.16%40.409.705.9961.3659.5663.2415.5437.29%352.38
1964736k368k368k13.47%38.908.705.7961.9360.1163.8515.5638.03%360.97
1965753k377k376k13.09%36.008.805.5162.3660.4964.3215.6838.77%369.12
1966769k385k384k13.00%36.009.005.1962.6460.7164.6715.7739.52%376.87
1967784k393k391k12.60%31.008.604.8562.8260.8164.9215.9940.27%384.27
1968798k400k398k12.43%31.609.204.5262.9360.8465.1316.2641.03%391.38
1969812k407k405k12.34%27.708.304.2163.0260.8365.3216.5541.79%398.24
1970826k413k413k12.48%27.507.903.9563.1260.8065.5516.8142.56%404.90
1971839k419k420k12.39%26.107.703.7463.2560.7765.8617.2243.33%411.39
1972852k424k428k0.992.20%25.307.903.5863.4460.7466.2817.5644.10%417.67
1973865k429k436k0.981.95%23.007.803.4463.6960.7366.7917.8643.88%423.93
1974878k434k444k0.982.74%27.307.303.3464.0060.7667.4018.1743.66%430.41
1975892k440k452k0.972.12%25.308.103.2664.3960.8768.0918.4743.44%437.25
1976907k447k460k0.972.35%25.807.703.1764.8661.1068.8018.8443.22%444.37
1977921k454k468k0.972.33%26.007.803.0765.3761.4569.4919.2743.01%451.66
1978933k460k474k0.972.82%27.107.102.9565.9161.9170.1219.7242.79%457.60
1979950k468k482k0.972.82%27.507.202.8266.4662.4570.6720.1442.57%465.63
1980966k476k490k0.972.78%27.207.202.6766.9763.0271.1120.5342.35%473.55
1981980k484k497k0.972.75%25.506.802.5367.4163.5671.4420.8342.13%480.62
1982993k491k502k0.982.42%22.606.602.4167.7764.0271.7021.1341.92%486.53
19831M496k506k0.982.23%21.006.502.3368.0464.3671.9021.4341.70%491.03
19841M502k511k0.982.05%20.106.602.1668.2364.5972.0621.7542.01%496.19
19851M507k514k0.991.79%19.006.802.0268.3764.7272.2122.0942.33%500.26
19861M511k517k0.991.82%18.606.601.9968.5064.8172.3722.4442.64%504.10
19871M515k521k0.991.97%19.306.502.0568.6664.9472.5622.8242.95%507.88
19881M520k524k0.992.05%20.106.602.1468.8665.1272.7923.2043.27%511.39
19891M524k527k0.992.06%20.806.802.2369.1265.3973.0523.5643.58%515.32
19901M528k531k0.992.23%21.306.602.3269.4065.6073.4023.8943.90%519.01
19911M534k536k12.14%20.706.602.3069.9666.2073.9024.3143.78%524.64
19921M541k543k12.25%21.106.502.3770.0666.4073.9024.6943.65%531.59
19931M548k550k11.99%20.306.802.2170.1166.4074.0025.0443.53%537.93
19941M555k558k11.93%19.606.702.2570.1666.5074.0025.3943.41%545.51
19951M560k563k0.991.73%18.306.702.1470.3366.5674.2825.7743.28%550.22
19961M565k569k0.991.69%18.306.802.1270.3266.4474.4026.1643.16%555.88
19971M571k577k0.991.49%17.407.002.0470.4066.6074.4026.6143.04%562.88
19981M577k584k0.991.46%16.706.801.9770.6166.9074.5027.1042.92%568.83
19991M583k592k0.991.54%17.306.802.0570.9667.4074.7027.5642.79%576.11
20001M589k598k0.981.54%17.006.701.9971.6668.2075.3027.9642.67%581.80
20011M593k603k0.981.46%16.506.701.9171.7768.4075.3028.3642.56%586.42
20021M597k608k0.981.41%16.606.901.9471.9768.6075.5028.6442.45%590.50
20031M601k612k0.981.27%15.907.001.8772.1268.7775.6428.8642.34%594.79
20041M605k616k0.981.28%15.706.901.9272.2868.9575.7729.1242.22%598.53
20051M609k620k0.981.19%15.307.001.8872.4369.1275.9129.5142.11%602.09
20061M612k622k0.980.93%14.307.401.7772.4369.1275.9129.9342.00%604.90
20071M614k625k0.980.99%13.706.901.7472.5769.2076.1130.4341.89%607.66
20081M617k627k0.980.83%13.207.201.6772.5769.2076.1130.9541.78%609.86
20091M618k629k0.980.66%12.307.401.5972.8869.3876.5631.4441.67%611.48
20101M620k631k0.980.64%12.007.301.5772.9769.4676.6531.8941.56%612.94
20111M621k632k0.980.60%11.707.301.5573.2769.7476.9732.3941.44%613.92
20121M622k633k0.980.55%11.507.401.5473.8670.4077.5032.9141.33%615.63
20131M624k635k0.980.45%10.907.501.4474.0270.7077.5033.4641.22%616.99
20141M625k636k0.980.38%10.607.701.4374.1970.9777.5834.0441.11%618.10
20151M625k637k0.980.31%10.107.701.3674.3571.0877.7934.5641.00%618.92
20161M625k638k0.980.28%10.408.101.4074.3971.1977.7634.9240.91%619.35
20171M626k639k0.980.34%10.708.001.4474.5171.3077.8935.2840.84%619.91
20181M625k640k0.980.21%10.058.311.3674.8271.5278.2635.6640.79%620.25
20191M626k642k0.980.18%10.038.511.3674.9771.6678.4236.0840.77%621.57
20201M627k644k0.970.15%10.018.711.3675.1371.8178.5836.4740.76%622.55

Mauritius 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
20211M627k645k0.970.12%9.958.881.3675.2871.9778.7136.8540.78%624.02
20221M628k647k0.970.09%9.909.051.3575.4372.1378.8537.2440.81%625.00
20231M628k648k0.970.07%9.849.221.3575.5972.3078.9837.5140.87%625.49
20241M629k649k0.970.04%9.799.391.3475.7472.4679.1237.7840.94%626.47
20251M629k651k0.970.02%9.739.561.3475.8972.6279.2538.1241.04%626.96
20261M629k652k0.96-0.01%9.689.751.3476.0472.7979.3838.5841.16%627.94
20271M629k652k0.96-0.03%9.639.931.3576.1972.9679.5138.8141.30%627.94
20281M629k653k0.96-0.05%9.5910.121.3576.3473.1279.6339.0641.46%628.43
20291M628k654k0.96-0.07%9.5410.301.3676.4973.2979.7639.4141.65%628.43
20301M628k654k0.96-0.10%9.4910.491.3676.6473.4679.8939.6941.85%628.43
20311M627k655k0.96-0.12%9.4210.681.3776.7973.6380.0240.1142.08%628.43
20321M627k655k0.96-0.14%9.3510.871.3876.9473.8080.1440.5342.32%627.94
20331M626k654k0.96-0.16%9.2811.071.3977.0973.9880.2740.8642.59%627.45
20341M625k654k0.96-0.18%9.2111.261.4077.2474.1580.3941.3242.88%626.96
20351M623k654k0.95-0.20%9.1411.451.4177.3974.3280.5241.5543.19%625.98
20361M622k653k0.95-0.22%9.0411.631.4277.5474.5080.6441.9543.52%625.00
20371M620k652k0.95-0.24%8.9411.821.4377.6974.6780.7742.2843.88%623.53
20381M618k651k0.95-0.26%8.8312.001.4377.8574.8580.8942.7844.25%622.06
20391M617k649k0.95-0.28%8.7312.191.4478.0075.0281.0243.1544.65%620.59
20401M614k648k0.95-0.30%8.6312.371.4578.1575.2081.1443.5145.07%618.63
20411M612k646k0.95-0.32%8.5412.531.4678.3075.3881.2643.8945.51%616.67
20421M610k644k0.95-0.33%8.4612.681.4778.4575.5681.3844.1545.95%614.71
20431M607k642k0.95-0.35%8.3712.841.4778.6175.7381.5044.4546.39%612.25
20441M605k640k0.95-0.36%8.2912.991.4878.7675.9181.6244.7346.83%610.29
20451M602k637k0.95-0.38%8.2013.151.4978.9176.0981.7444.9847.28%607.84
20461M600k635k0.94-0.38%8.1713.271.5079.0676.2781.8645.4847.72%604.90
20471M597k632k0.94-0.39%8.1313.391.5079.2176.4581.9845.7148.16%602.45
20481M594k630k0.94-0.40%8.1013.501.5179.3676.6382.0946.0748.61%600.00
20491M592k627k0.94-0.41%8.0613.621.5179.5176.8182.2146.3949.05%597.06
20501M589k624k0.94-0.42%8.0313.741.5279.6676.9982.3346.6949.50%594.61

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