New Caledonia Population

Population now

292,116
  • World: 173rd
  • Oceania: 8th
Male:146,558(50.23 %)
Female:145,558(49.77 %)
Births in 2021:2,253
Deaths in 2021:968

Life expectancy & Rates (2021)

Male:75.14 years
Female:80.54 years
Total:77.77 years
Median Age:32.79 years
Birth Rate:13.78
Death Rate:5.92
Growth Rate:1.33 %
Fertility Rate:1.92

Population Data Graphs

  • Total population
  • Birth & Death rate
  • Life expectancy
  • Median Age
  • Population structure (mid 2021)
  • Urbanization

New Caledonia 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
196079k42k37k1.112.37%34.0010.106.2858.6456.2061.2021.0037.36%4.14
196181k43k38k1.112.57%33.209.306.1459.0456.6061.6020.8938.78%4.26
196283k44k39k1.112.81%32.408.506.0159.4457.0062.0020.7940.22%4.38
196386k45k41k1.112.86%33.108.575.8759.8957.4062.5020.7041.68%4.50
196488k46k42k1.112.92%33.808.635.7460.3457.8063.0020.6243.16%4.62
196591k48k43k1.112.97%34.508.705.6060.7958.2063.5020.5844.65%4.75
196694k49k44k1.112.70%34.959.455.3961.2358.6064.0020.5046.14%4.91
196797k51k46k1.12.47%35.4010.205.1761.6859.0064.5020.4747.65%5.06
1968100k52k47k1.12.56%35.279.904.8862.1359.4065.0020.4749.16%5.22
1969104k54k50k1.12.66%35.139.604.5962.5859.8065.5020.4850.44%5.46
1970112k59k53k1.12.76%35.009.304.3063.0360.2066.0020.4751.23%5.88
1971120k63k57k1.092.70%34.809.404.1863.4860.6066.5020.3852.02%6.30
1972126k66k60k1.093.44%34.607.804.0563.9361.0067.0020.2952.81%6.58
1973129k67k61k1.093.27%33.307.803.9364.3861.4067.5020.2053.60%6.74
1974131k68k63k1.093.05%32.007.903.8064.8261.8068.0020.2154.38%6.87
1975133k69k63k1.093.44%31.107.003.6865.2762.2068.5020.3155.17%6.95
1976134k70k64k1.082.72%29.007.803.5565.7262.6069.0020.2155.87%7.03
1977136k71k65k1.083.30%28.806.703.4366.1763.0069.5020.2556.26%7.14
1978138k71k66k1.083.00%26.406.603.4366.3062.9569.8320.3656.65%7.21
1979139k72k67k1.072.81%26.306.903.4366.4462.9070.1520.4757.04%7.27
1980140k72k68k1.072.64%26.207.203.4266.5762.8570.4820.5457.43%7.35
1981143k74k69k1.063.33%27.706.403.6466.7062.8070.8020.7657.81%7.48
1982146k75k71k1.063.17%26.306.303.4266.9263.7070.3020.8858.20%7.64
1983149k76k72k1.063.53%25.805.703.3368.5966.1071.2020.9658.53%7.80
1984152k78k74k1.053.13%24.806.003.1768.0664.6071.7021.0658.68%7.96
1985154k79k75k1.053.03%23.405.803.0068.7765.4072.3021.2058.83%8.10
1986157k80k77k1.053.37%24.905.703.1769.0665.6072.7021.3758.99%8.26
1987161k82k79k1.043.51%25.705.703.2569.4366.5072.5021.5759.14%8.42
1988164k83k80k1.043.19%24.705.903.1069.4565.6073.5021.8059.29%8.59
1989167k85k82k1.043.00%23.605.902.9769.0966.5071.8022.0559.43%8.76
1990171k87k84k1.043.74%25.605.403.1870.4967.9073.2022.2959.58%8.97
1991175k90k86k1.043.59%25.705.603.1570.3666.7074.2022.6759.72%9.20
1992180k92k88k1.053.71%24.505.202.9971.6168.2075.2023.0759.86%9.43
1993184k95k90k1.053.52%23.505.202.8671.6667.9075.6023.4760.00%9.68
1994189k97k92k1.053.02%22.505.602.7070.6767.6073.9023.8760.15%9.94
1995194k99k95k1.053.13%21.905.302.5972.0168.4075.8024.2960.29%10.17
1996198k101k97k1.053.29%22.305.202.6572.0069.9074.2024.7160.48%10.37
1997201k103k99k1.043.46%22.305.002.6771.7469.3074.3025.1160.84%10.57
1998205k104k101k1.033.42%21.204.802.5474.3871.4077.5025.4861.20%10.77
1999209k106k103k1.032.96%20.605.202.4873.8870.9077.0025.8361.56%10.98
2000213k108k105k1.023.20%21.405.102.5975.1671.7078.8026.1761.92%11.19
2001217k110k108k1.022.83%19.905.202.4374.8372.1077.7026.4062.28%11.40
2002221k112k110k1.022.71%18.905.102.3375.1071.2079.2026.6762.63%11.62
2003225k114k112k1.022.64%18.205.002.2775.2772.1078.6026.9762.99%11.82
2004229k115k113k1.022.55%17.404.902.1875.4772.3078.8027.2863.34%12.00
2005232k117k115k1.022.55%17.404.902.2075.7272.6079.0027.5763.97%12.19
2006236k119k117k1.022.81%17.904.702.2976.0873.1079.2027.9964.64%12.37
2007239k121k119k1.022.42%17.105.002.2076.4873.6079.5028.3765.31%12.55
2008243k122k120k1.022.44%16.504.802.2076.6873.9079.6028.7265.97%12.74
2009246k124k122k1.022.27%16.705.102.2076.9874.2079.9029.1166.62%12.90
2010250k126k124k1.022.48%16.704.802.2077.2674.4680.2029.5767.10%13.10
2011254k128k126k1.022.12%16.205.202.1576.6573.9079.5429.7967.57%13.34
2012259k131k128k1.022.31%16.905.102.2877.0774.1780.1130.0768.02%13.59
2013264k133k131k1.022.19%16.605.202.1977.1874.3280.1830.3968.48%13.83
2014268k135k133k1.022.13%16.305.202.1777.2574.7079.9330.7068.93%14.06
2015272k137k135k1.021.85%15.405.402.0677.2474.4680.1731.0169.38%14.29
2016277k139k137k1.021.70%15.405.702.0876.9674.2279.8431.3269.82%14.51
2017280k141k139k1.021.64%14.505.501.9777.1575.1079.3031.6470.26%14.71
2018284k143k141k1.011.64%14.505.501.9777.1575.1079.3031.9770.68%14.90
2019288k145k143k1.011.64%14.505.501.9777.1575.1079.3032.2971.10%15.10
2020291k146k145k1.011.33%13.785.921.9277.7775.1480.5432.6071.52%15.27
2021293k147k146k1.011.33%13.785.921.9277.7775.1480.5432.7971.93%15.37

New Caledonia 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
2022296k149k147k1.011.22%13.576.111.9078.1175.5280.8233.3872.33%15.53
2023299k150k149k1.011.17%13.466.201.8978.2775.7180.9733.5272.72%15.69
2024301k151k150k1.011.12%13.366.301.8878.4475.9081.1134.0073.11%15.79
2025304k152k152k11.07%13.256.391.8778.6176.0981.2534.3673.49%15.95
2026306k154k153k1.011.03%13.176.491.8678.7876.2981.3934.5773.86%16.05
2027309k155k154k1.010.98%13.086.591.8578.9576.4881.5334.6974.23%16.21
2028311k156k156k10.94%13.006.701.8579.1176.6881.6835.1874.59%16.32
2029314k157k157k10.90%12.916.801.8479.2876.8781.8235.3074.94%16.47
2030316k158k158k10.86%12.836.901.8379.4577.0781.9635.8075.29%16.58
2031318k159k159k10.82%12.757.001.8379.6277.2682.0935.8175.63%16.68
2032321k160k161k0.990.78%12.677.111.8279.7877.4682.2235.9875.97%16.84
2033323k161k162k0.990.74%12.587.211.8279.9577.6582.3636.3976.29%16.95
2034325k162k163k0.990.71%12.507.321.8180.1177.8582.4936.7176.62%17.05
2035327k163k164k0.990.67%12.427.421.8180.2878.0482.6237.0076.93%17.16
2036329k164k165k0.990.63%12.317.531.8080.4478.2482.7537.4077.24%17.26
2037331k165k166k0.990.60%12.207.641.8080.6078.4482.8837.7377.55%17.37
2038333k166k167k0.990.56%12.107.741.7980.7778.6383.0037.9477.85%17.47
2039335k167k168k0.990.53%11.997.851.7980.9378.8383.1338.3078.14%17.58
2040337k168k169k0.990.49%11.887.961.7881.0979.0383.2638.5278.43%17.68
2041339k169k170k0.990.46%11.768.071.7881.2579.2383.3938.7678.71%17.79
2042340k170k171k0.990.42%11.658.191.7881.4179.4283.5139.0878.98%17.84
2043342k170k172k0.990.39%11.538.301.7781.5879.6283.6439.3179.26%17.94
2044343k171k172k0.990.36%11.428.421.7781.7479.8183.7639.2179.53%18.00
2045345k172k173k0.990.32%11.308.531.7781.9080.0183.8939.8979.80%18.10
2046346k172k174k0.990.29%11.208.651.7782.0680.2084.0140.0280.07%18.15
2047347k173k174k0.990.27%11.108.761.7782.2280.3984.1340.1380.33%18.21
2048349k174k175k0.990.24%11.008.881.7682.3780.5984.2640.3380.60%18.31
2049350k174k175k0.990.21%10.908.991.7682.5380.7884.3840.4880.86%18.36
2050351k175k176k0.990.19%10.809.111.7682.6980.9784.5040.6281.11%18.42

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