Demographics of Croatia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date11 May 2024

There are 1.94 million males and 2.04 million females in Croatia. The percentage of the male population is 48.77%, compared to 51.23% of the female population. Croatia has 98k more females than males. The sex ratio in Croatia in 2024 will be 95.184 males per 100 females. Croatia is in the 52nd position in terms of the female-to-male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Croatia population

Year Population Growth (%)
19503,864,6910.97
19554,049,6590.92
19604,215,3240.77
19654,371,3810.71
19704,492,6380.37
19754,579,4280.39
19804,680,1440.48
19854,803,3250.56
19904,873,707-0.09
19954,807,100-1.08
20004,548,434-1.27
20054,429,681-0.29
20104,368,682-0.34
20154,254,815-0.76
20204,096,869-0.87
20214,060,135-0.93
20224,030,358-0.54
20234,008,617-0.55
20243,986,627-0.56
  • Total
  • Crude

Croatia death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
195056,93692,52414.74023.953
195548,12788,25011.88121.786
196042,81177,22910.15418.317
196541,12472,5129.40716.586
197043,63064,1829.70814.280
197544,36568,6499.68114.980
198051,98969,07211.11514.768
198554,16765,16811.29713.591
199054,17056,76511.10711.639
199553,87854,20811.14511.213
200052,57045,39311.4969.927
200553,68644,70012.11210.085
201053,90544,58912.33210.201
201556,68537,81713.3038.875
202059,70535,75714.5548.716
202162,26234,73315.3178.544
202253,54233,92413.2828.415
202353,39533,53713.3178.364
202453,24433,11713.3538.305
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Croatia

Year Population Urban (%)
UrbanRural
1950858,4212,991,87622.295
19551,049,2012,981,21326.032
19601,264,2382,928,39630.154
19651,514,1282,814,79234.977
19701,777,9162,645,15640.196
19751,974,2642,526,60143.864
19802,174,2042,423,92547.285
19852,324,4142,391,70349.287
19902,437,7302,338,64251.037
19952,413,5782,203,18552.279
20002,365,8332,062,23953.428
20052,377,9552,000,10254.315
20102,387,1791,940,97455.155
20152,378,7261,857,29056.155
20202,368,8331,747,11457.553
20212,368,6021,723,77657.878
20222,369,1841,700,23758.219
20232,370,5121,676,47158.575
20242,372,4461,652,40658.945
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Croatia population by Age Group (2024)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 88,120 83,430 171,549 4.30 105.621
05-09 93,757 88,728 182,485 4.58 105.668
10-14 102,274 96,149 198,423 4.98 106.370
15-19 102,439 96,704 199,144 5.00 105.930
20-24 104,204 97,171 201,375 5.05 107.238
25-29 124,501 114,025 238,526 5.98 109.187
30-34 123,960 113,721 237,681 5.96 109.004
35-39 133,629 125,274 258,902 6.49 106.669
40-44 144,355 135,989 280,344 7.03 106.152
45-49 139,639 133,807 273,446 6.86 104.359
50-54 132,286 129,970 262,256 6.58 101.782
55-59 135,781 140,748 276,529 6.94 96.471
60-64 135,161 148,163 283,324 7.11 91.225
65-69 130,428 149,491 279,918 7.02 87.248
70-74 106,867 133,043 239,911 6.02 80.325
75-79 67,764 100,154 167,919 4.21 67.660
80-84 44,538 78,486 123,023 3.09 56.746
85-89 24,648 52,092 76,740 1.92 47.316
90-94 8,149 20,898 29,047 0.73 38.994
95-99 1,498 4,043 5,542 0.14 37.052
100+ 128 414 542 0.01 30.918
Total 1,944,126 2,042,500 3,986,626 95.184