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Korea, North population evolution and future prospects

Related article: World population evolution - past, present, future

The chart bellow shows how the population of Korea, North has evolved from 1950 until now. It also contains the future prospects of Korea, North population. Data is groupped in several categories depending how the future projection was made: no change in evolution (the growth rate follows the trend of the last period), constant fertility, low fertility, medium fertility and high fertility. The data has been prepared by the United Nations Population Division. Please note that these numbers might be slightly different then those present in the country profiles.

Please click on the legend below the chart to show or hide projection categories.

Here's the raw data based on which the Korea, North population evolution and future prospects chart was generated:

Year No change Constant fertility Low fertility Medium fertility High fertility
1950 10,549,000
1951 10,248,000
1952 10,049,000
1953 9,957,000
1954 9,972,000
1955 10,087,000
1956 10,286,000
1957 10,547,000
1958 10,844,000
1959 11,145,000
1960 11,424,000
1961 11,666,000
1962 11,872,000
1963 12,065,000
1964 12,282,000
1965 12,548,000
1966 12,865,000
1967 13,222,000
1968 13,609,000
1969 14,009,000
1970 14,410,000
1971 14,812,000
1972 15,215,000
1973 15,603,000
1974 15,960,000
1975 16,275,000
1976 16,539,000
1977 16,759,000
1978 16,954,000
1979 17,151,000
1980 17,372,000
1981 17,623,000
1982 17,899,000
1983 18,192,000
1984 18,488,000
1985 18,778,000
1986 19,059,000
1987 19,335,000
1988 19,611,000
1989 19,895,000
1990 20,194,000
1991 20,510,000
1992 20,838,000
1993 21,166,000
1994 21,479,000
1995 21,764,000
1996 22,017,000
1997 22,241,000
1998 22,445,000
1999 22,642,000
2000 22,840,000
2001 23,043,000
2002 23,248,000
2003 23,449,000
2004 23,639,000
2005 23,813,000
2006 23,970,000
2007 24,112,000
2008 24,244,000
2009 24,372,000
2010 24,501,000
2011 24,631,000
2012 24,763,000
2013 24,895,000
2014 24,963,000 25,029,000 24,866,000 25,027,000 25,187,000
2015 25,072,000 25,162,000 24,936,000 25,155,000 25,374,000
2016 25,179,000 25,296,000 25,000,000 25,282,000 25,564,000
2017 25,284,000 25,431,000 25,056,000 25,406,000 25,756,000
2018 25,386,000 25,565,000 25,105,000 25,529,000 25,952,000
2019 25,484,000 25,699,000 25,147,000 25,649,000 26,150,000
2020 25,578,000 25,832,000 25,181,000 25,766,000 26,352,000
2021 25,668,000 25,963,000 25,208,000 25,881,000 26,555,000
2022 25,753,000 26,093,000 25,228,000 25,994,000 26,759,000
2023 25,833,000 26,220,000 25,242,000 26,102,000 26,963,000
2024 25,907,000 26,344,000 25,250,000 26,206,000 27,162,000
2025 25,975,000 26,464,000 25,255,000 26,306,000 27,356,000
2026 26,037,000 26,579,000 25,256,000 26,400,000 27,543,000
2027 26,091,000 26,690,000 25,253,000 26,489,000 27,724,000
2028 26,138,000 26,795,000 25,246,000 26,572,000 27,898,000
2029 26,176,000 26,895,000 25,233,000 26,648,000 28,064,000
2030 26,206,000 26,988,000 25,214,000 26,719,000 28,224,000
2031 26,226,000 27,076,000 25,189,000 26,782,000 28,376,000
2032 26,238,000 27,157,000 25,158,000 26,839,000 28,521,000
2033 26,241,000 27,232,000 25,120,000 26,890,000 28,661,000
2034 26,235,000 27,302,000 25,076,000 26,934,000 28,796,000
2035 26,222,000 27,366,000 25,024,000 26,972,000 28,928,000
2036 26,201,000 27,425,000 24,966,000 27,005,000 29,057,000
2037 26,173,000 27,478,000 24,900,000 27,032,000 29,184,000
2038 26,138,000 27,528,000 24,826,000 27,054,000 29,311,000
2039 26,098,000 27,574,000 24,745,000 27,072,000 29,439,000
2040 26,055,000 27,617,000 24,657,000 27,086,000 29,571,000
2041 26,007,000 27,659,000 24,562,000 27,097,000 29,706,000
2042 25,957,000 27,698,000 24,460,000 27,106,000 29,846,000
2043 25,904,000 27,736,000 24,351,000 27,111,000 29,989,000
2044 25,848,000 27,773,000 24,235,000 27,114,000 30,136,000
2045 25,791,000 27,808,000 24,114,000 27,114,000 30,287,000
2046 25,732,000 27,843,000 23,986,000 27,111,000 30,441,000
2047 25,671,000 27,877,000 23,852,000 27,106,000 30,598,000
2048 25,609,000 27,909,000 23,713,000 27,098,000 30,757,000
2049 25,547,000 27,941,000 23,569,000 27,088,000 30,918,000
2050 25,484,000 27,971,000 23,422,000 27,076,000 31,080,000
2051 25,421,000 28,000,000 23,270,000 27,061,000 31,242,000
2052 25,357,000 28,028,000 23,115,000 27,043,000 31,404,000
2053 25,293,000 28,054,000 22,957,000 27,024,000 31,565,000
2054 25,229,000 28,079,000 22,797,000 27,003,000 31,725,000
2055 25,164,000 28,103,000 22,636,000 26,979,000 31,883,000
2056 25,098,000 28,125,000 22,472,000 26,954,000 32,040,000
2057 25,033,000 28,146,000 22,308,000 26,927,000 32,194,000
2058 24,966,000 28,165,000 22,142,000 26,898,000 32,347,000
2059 24,899,000 28,183,000 21,975,000 26,868,000 32,499,000
2060 24,831,000 28,201,000 21,808,000 26,837,000 32,650,000
2061 24,761,000 28,217,000 21,640,000 26,804,000 32,801,000
2062 24,690,000 28,232,000 21,471,000 26,771,000 32,952,000
2063 24,618,000 28,247,000 21,301,000 26,737,000 33,104,000
2064 24,546,000 28,262,000 21,131,000 26,702,000 33,258,000
2065 24,472,000 28,277,000 20,959,000 26,666,000 33,415,000
2066 24,397,000 28,291,000 20,785,000 26,630,000 33,576,000
2067 24,322,000 28,306,000 20,611,000 26,594,000 33,740,000
2068 24,246,000 28,320,000 20,434,000 26,557,000 33,909,000
2069 24,171,000 28,336,000 20,256,000 26,519,000 34,082,000
2070 24,096,000 28,351,000 20,076,000 26,482,000 34,261,000
2071 24,021,000 28,367,000 19,894,000 26,443,000 34,445,000
2072 23,947,000 28,383,000 19,709,000 26,405,000 34,635,000
2073 23,874,000 28,400,000 19,523,000 26,365,000 34,829,000
2074 23,802,000 28,417,000 19,334,000 26,325,000 35,029,000
2075 23,731,000 28,434,000 19,142,000 26,284,000 35,232,000
2076 23,662,000 28,451,000 18,949,000 26,242,000 35,439,000
2077 23,594,000 28,468,000 18,754,000 26,199,000 35,649,000
2078 23,527,000 28,485,000 18,556,000 26,155,000 35,862,000
2079 23,461,000 28,501,000 18,358,000 26,110,000 36,077,000
2080 23,396,000 28,517,000 18,158,000 26,064,000 36,293,000
2081 23,332,000 28,532,000 17,957,000 26,017,000 36,509,000
2082 23,269,000 28,547,000 17,756,000 25,969,000 36,726,000
2083 23,206,000 28,561,000 17,554,000 25,919,000 36,943,000
2084 23,144,000 28,574,000 17,352,000 25,869,000 37,160,000
2085 23,081,000 28,587,000 17,150,000 25,818,000 37,376,000
2086 23,018,000 28,599,000 16,949,000 25,766,000 37,591,000
2087 22,955,000 28,610,000 16,748,000 25,713,000 37,805,000
2088 22,892,000 28,620,000 16,548,000 25,660,000 38,019,000
2089 22,828,000 28,630,000 16,350,000 25,606,000 38,232,000
2090 22,764,000 28,639,000 16,152,000 25,551,000 38,445,000
2091 22,698,000 28,648,000 15,956,000 25,496,000 38,659,000
2092 22,633,000 28,656,000 15,761,000 25,441,000 38,873,000
2093 22,566,000 28,664,000 15,569,000 25,385,000 39,088,000
2094 22,499,000 28,672,000 15,377,000 25,330,000 39,303,000
2095 22,432,000 28,680,000 15,188,000 25,274,000 39,521,000
2096 22,365,000 28,687,000 15,001,000 25,218,000 39,740,000
2097 22,298,000 28,695,000 14,816,000 25,163,000 39,962,000
2098 22,230,000 28,704,000 14,633,000 25,108,000 40,188,000
2099 22,163,000 28,713,000 14,452,000 25,054,000 40,418,000
2100 22,096,000 28,723,000 14,274,000 25,000,000 40,653,000
Year No change Constant fertility Low fertility Medium fertility High fertility