Population of Burundi

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Burundi is 12,582,881 as of May 21, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Burundi is projected at 12,255,433 or 12.30 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Burundi is projected at 11,890,784 or 11.90 million people for the year 2020. Burundi ranks number 78th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Burundi is ranked 30th among 58 countries in Africa.

Burundi's population will be increased year by year. The Burundi population is projected to reach 15.77 million in 2030 and increase further to 25.32 million in 2050 and 50.90 million by 2100. Burundi accounts for 0.16 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.10% in 1983 and is projected to increase by 0.47% by 2100.

Burundi was at 103rd position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase to 48th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Burundi population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
202011,890,784360,2043.120.15
202112,255,433364,6493.070.16
202212,624,840369,4073.010.16
202312,999,146374,3062.960.16
202413,378,739379,5932.920.16
202513,763,922385,1832.880.17
202614,154,613390,6912.840.17
202714,550,631396,0182.800.17
202814,952,174401,5432.760.18
202915,359,502407,3282.720.18
203015,772,822413,3202.690.18
203116,192,196419,3742.660.19
203216,617,638425,4422.630.19
203317,049,322431,6842.600.19
203417,487,424438,1022.570.20
203517,932,084444,6602.540.20
203618,383,280451,1962.520.21
203718,840,991457,7112.490.21
203819,305,201464,2102.460.21
203919,775,884470,6832.440.22
204020,252,941477,0572.410.22
204120,736,265483,3242.390.22
204221,225,652489,3872.360.23
204321,720,888495,2362.330.23
204422,221,664500,7762.310.24
204522,727,675506,0112.280.24
204623,238,701511,0262.250.24
204723,754,431515,7302.220.25
204824,274,387519,9562.190.25
204924,797,992523,6052.160.26
205025,324,761526,7692.120.26
205125,854,346529,5852.090.26
205226,386,463532,1172.060.27
205326,920,824534,3612.030.27
205427,457,144536,3201.990.28
205527,995,156538,0121.960.28
205628,534,594539,4381.930.29
205729,075,195540,6011.890.29
205829,616,612541,4171.860.29
205930,158,487541,8751.830.30
206030,700,526542,0391.800.30
206131,242,503541,9771.770.31
206231,784,291541,7881.730.31
206332,325,832541,5411.700.32
206432,867,119541,2871.670.32
206533,408,145541,0261.650.32
206633,948,728540,5831.620.33
206734,488,751540,0231.590.33
206835,028,302539,5511.560.34
206935,567,556539,2541.540.34
207036,106,549538,9931.520.35
207136,645,249538,7001.490.35
207237,183,402538,1531.470.35
207337,720,653537,2511.440.36
207438,256,475535,8221.420.36
207538,790,494534,0191.400.37
207639,322,423531,9291.370.37
207739,852,133529,7101.350.38
207840,379,533527,4001.320.38
207940,904,571525,0381.300.38
208041,427,153522,5821.280.39
208141,947,055519,9021.250.39
208242,463,972516,9171.230.40
208342,977,567513,5951.210.40
208443,487,467509,9001.190.41
208543,993,309505,8421.160.41
208644,494,863501,5541.140.41
208744,991,856496,9931.120.42
208845,483,878492,0221.090.42
208945,970,459486,5811.070.43
209046,451,205480,7461.050.43
209146,925,861474,6561.020.43
209247,394,249468,3881.000.44
209347,856,262462,0130.970.44
209448,311,838455,5760.950.45
209548,760,892449,0540.930.45
209649,203,323442,4310.910.45
209749,639,019435,6960.890.46
209850,067,834428,8150.860.46
209950,489,583421,7490.840.46
210050,904,082414,4990.820.47

Burundi population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19502,308,920--0.09
19512,360,44851,5282.230.09
19522,406,04045,5921.930.09
19532,449,08643,0461.790.09
19542,492,19543,1091.760.09
19552,537,15744,9621.800.09
19562,584,90847,7511.880.09
19572,635,63950,7311.960.09
19582,688,74453,1052.010.09
19592,743,20054,4562.030.09
19602,797,93254,7322.000.09
19612,852,43854,5061.950.09
19622,907,32154,8831.920.09
19632,964,42757,1061.960.09
19643,026,29061,8632.090.09
19653,094,37968,0892.250.09
19663,170,49076,1112.460.09
19673,253,21882,7282.610.09
19683,336,92783,7092.570.09
19693,413,90476,9772.310.09
19703,479,07465,1701.910.09
19713,529,99750,9231.460.09
19723,569,66639,6691.120.09
19733,605,12635,4600.990.09
19743,646,43141,3051.150.09
19753,700,88054,4491.490.09
19763,770,87169,9911.890.09
19773,854,44583,5742.220.09
19783,949,26694,8212.460.09
19794,051,234101,9682.580.09
19804,157,298106,0642.620.09
19814,266,520109,2222.630.09
19824,379,724113,2042.650.09
19834,497,533117,8092.690.10
19844,621,103123,5702.750.10
19854,750,837129,7342.810.10
19864,886,743135,9062.860.10
19875,027,138140,3952.870.10
19885,168,698141,5602.820.10
19895,307,069138,3712.680.10
19905,438,957131,8882.490.10
19915,564,926125,9692.320.10
19925,685,565120,6392.170.10
19935,798,053112,4881.980.10
19945,898,967100,9141.740.10
19955,987,04388,0761.490.10
19966,060,11173,0681.220.10
19976,122,13062,0191.020.10
19986,185,56263,4321.040.10
19996,267,12481,5621.320.10
20006,378,871111,7471.780.10
20016,525,545146,6742.300.10
20026,704,113178,5682.740.11
20036,909,154205,0413.060.11
20047,131,693222,5393.220.11
20057,364,862233,1693.270.11
20067,607,849242,9873.300.11
20077,862,214254,3653.340.12
20088,126,102263,8883.360.12
20098,397,668271,5663.340.12
20108,675,602277,9343.310.12
20118,958,406282,8043.260.13
20129,245,988287,5823.210.13
20139,540,291294,3033.180.13
20149,844,299304,0083.190.13
201510,160,030315,7313.210.14
201610,487,995327,9653.230.14
201710,827,019339,0243.230.14
201811,175,374348,3553.220.15
201911,530,580355,2063.180.15