South Africa South Africa: Population, total


The data set "Population, total" for South Africa contains data from the year 1950 until 2100.
The data until 2010 are actual data. For 2015 and later the population forecast uses 4 different variants to project the population development:
Most likely development of the population
For each country, fertility rate remains constant at the level estimated for 2005-2010
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children below the fertility in the medium variant
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children above the fertility in the medium variant
De facto population in a country as of 1 July of the year indicated.
UN Data

Linechart

This section displays the historical and forecast data as line chart, the area around the medium variant line shows the higher and lower variant.

Table

Year Medium variant Constant-fertility
1950 13,628,428 13,628,428
1951 13,953,843 13,953,843
1952 14,291,415 14,291,415
1953 14,641,017 14,641,017
1954 15,002,729 15,002,729
1955 15,376,829 15,376,829
1956 15,763,822 15,763,822
1957 16,164,413 16,164,413
1958 16,579,477 16,579,477
1959 17,009,989 17,009,989
1960 17,456,855 17,456,855
1961 17,920,673 17,920,673
1962 18,401,608 18,401,608
1963 18,899,275 18,899,275
1964 19,412,975 19,412,975
1965 19,942,303 19,942,303
1966 20,486,439 20,486,439
1967 21,045,785 21,045,785
1968 21,622,590 21,622,590
1969 22,219,897 22,219,897
1970 22,839,451 22,839,451
1971 23,482,813 23,482,813
1972 24,148,137 24,148,137
1973 24,829,693 24,829,693
1974 25,519,604 25,519,604
1975 26,212,405 26,212,405
1976 26,904,349 26,904,349
1977 27,597,297 27,597,297
1978 28,298,150 28,298,150
1979 29,017,049 29,017,049
1980 29,760,471 29,760,471
1981 30,532,954 30,532,954
1982 31,330,259 31,330,259
1983 32,139,708 32,139,708
1984 32,943,584 32,943,584
1985 33,730,148 33,730,148
1986 34,490,419 34,490,419
1987 35,230,249 35,230,249
1988 35,970,537 35,970,537
1989 36,740,883 36,740,883
1990 37,560,525 37,560,525
1991 38,437,855 38,437,855
1992 39,360,225 39,360,225
1993 40,300,161 40,300,161
1994 41,218,901 41,218,901
1995 42,088,165 42,088,165
1996 42,898,520 42,898,520
1997 43,657,024 43,657,024
1998 44,372,112 44,372,112
1999 45,058,775 45,058,775
2000 45,728,315 45,728,315
2001 46,385,006 46,385,006
2002 47,026,173 47,026,173
2003 47,648,727 47,648,727
2004 48,247,395 48,247,395
2005 48,820,586 48,820,586
2006 49,364,582 49,364,582
2007 49,887,181 49,887,181
2008 50,412,129 50,412,129
2009 50,970,818 50,970,818
2010 51,584,663 51,584,663
2011 52,263,516 52,263,516
2012 52,998,213 52,998,213
2013 53,767,396 53,767,396
2014 54,539,571 54,539,571
2015 55,291,225 55,291,225
2016 56,015,473 56,042,943
2017 56,717,156 56,792,781
2018 57,398,421 57,541,184
2019 58,065,097 58,288,249
2020 58,721,229 59,033,760
2021 59,365,976 59,777,163
2022 59,996,049 60,517,571
2023 60,610,627 61,253,863
2024 61,208,783 61,984,774
2025 61,790,036 62,709,325
2026 62,354,046 63,427,174
2027 62,901,489 64,138,968
2028 63,434,258 64,846,552
2029 63,954,945 65,552,464
2030 64,465,553 66,258,739
2031 64,966,820 66,966,158
2032 65,458,712 67,674,821
2033 65,941,517 68,385,289
2034 66,415,347 69,097,935
2035 66,880,284 69,813,185
2036 67,336,588 70,531,492
2037 67,784,496 71,253,368
2038 68,223,898 71,979,161
2039 68,654,603 72,709,196
2040 69,076,390 73,443,746
2041 69,489,280 74,183,096
2042 69,893,177 74,927,378
2043 70,287,615 75,676,579
2044 70,672,007 76,430,552
2045 71,045,890 77,189,168
2046 71,409,062 77,952,500
2047 71,761,505 78,720,663
2048 72,103,201 79,493,640
2049 72,434,216 80,271,443
2050 72,754,583 81,054,066
2051 73,064,293 81,841,555
2052 73,363,273 82,633,921
2053 73,651,446 83,431,140
2054 73,928,740 84,233,184
2055 74,195,134 85,040,034
2056 74,450,606 85,851,711
2057 74,695,246 86,668,288
2058 74,929,297 87,489,857
2059 75,153,084 88,316,512
2060 75,366,857 89,148,369
2061 75,570,731 89,985,497
2062 75,764,692 90,827,965
2063 75,948,783 91,675,847
2064 76,123,016 92,529,220
2065 76,287,421 93,388,165
2066 76,442,082 94,252,795
2067 76,587,038 95,123,199
2068 76,722,197 95,999,441
2069 76,847,396 96,881,577
2070 76,962,552 97,769,684
2071 77,067,677 98,663,863
2072 77,162,902 99,564,260
2073 77,248,471 100,471,065
2074 77,324,638 101,384,489
2075 77,391,684 102,304,750
2076 77,449,734 103,231,977
2077 77,498,866 104,166,306
2078 77,539,158 105,107,893
2079 77,570,649 106,056,923
2080 77,593,422 107,013,541
2081 77,607,596 107,977,878
2082 77,613,358 108,950,047
2083 77,610,889 109,930,184
2084 77,600,405 110,918,417
2085 77,582,110 111,914,829
2086 77,556,170 112,919,537
2087 77,522,747 113,932,598
2088 77,482,021 114,954,098
2089 77,434,204 115,984,078
2090 77,379,500 117,022,600
2091 77,318,066 118,069,703
2092 77,250,064 119,125,400
2093 77,175,658 120,189,716
2094 77,094,975 121,262,641
2095 77,008,161 122,344,174
2096 76,915,383 123,434,282
2097 76,816,784 124,532,952
2098 76,712,528 125,640,132
2099 76,602,773 126,755,776
2100 76,487,698 127,879,827

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Population, total
57,398,421
Population, female 29,237,609
Population, female (% of total) 50.9
Population, male 28,160,815

General data

Data set Value
Area (sq. km) 1,219,090.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 295,456,189,492
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 5,285
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