Population of Croatia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Croatia is 3,922,928 as of June 15, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Croatia is projected at 4,081,651 or 4.08 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Croatia is projected at 4,105,267 or 4.10 million people for the year 2020. Croatia ranks number 130th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Croatia is ranked 27th among 48 countries in Europe.

Croatia's population peaked in 1989 with 4.78 mn people after Croatia's population decreased year by year. The Croatia population is projected to reach 3.88 million in 2030 and decrease further to 3.36 million in 2050 and 2.18 million by 2100. Croatia accounts for 0.052 percent of the world population. Its global share has been declining since 0.150% of 1951 and is projected to decline at 0.020% by 2100.

Croatia was at 77th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 146th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Croatia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20204,030,358-21.627-0.5370.051
20214,008,617-21.855-0.5450.050
20223,986,627-22.124-0.5550.049
20233,964,392-22.347-0.5640.048
20243,941,961-22.513-0.5710.048
20253,919,328-22.754-0.5810.047
20263,896,470-22.963-0.5890.046
20273,873,407-23.163-0.5980.046
20283,850,140-23.369-0.6070.045
20293,826,638-23.636-0.6180.044
20303,802,838-23.964-0.6300.044
20313,778,659-24.395-0.6460.043
20323,754,157-24.609-0.6560.043
20333,729,368-24.968-0.6690.042
20343,704,237-25.294-0.6830.041
20353,678,832-25.515-0.6940.041
20363,653,156-25.838-0.7070.040
20373,627,181-26.112-0.7200.040
20383,600,992-26.266-0.7290.039
20393,574,556-26.606-0.7440.039
20403,547,938-26.63-0.7510.038
20413,521,261-26.724-0.7590.038
20423,494,484-26.83-0.7680.037
20433,467,671-26.797-0.7730.037
20443,440,872-26.8-0.7790.036
20453,414,044-26.857-0.7870.036
20463,387,150-26.93-0.7950.035
20473,360,287-26.797-0.7970.035
20483,333,425-26.927-0.8080.034
20493,306,548-26.826-0.8110.034
20503,279,714-26.842-0.8180.033
20513,252,905-26.775-0.8230.033
20523,226,197-26.642-0.8260.033
20533,199,548-26.656-0.8330.032
20543,172,997-26.445-0.8330.032
20553,146,529-26.492-0.8420.032
20563,120,061-26.443-0.8480.031
20573,093,593-26.493-0.8560.031
20583,067,081-26.531-0.8650.030
20593,040,516-26.6-0.8750.030
20603,013,916-26.599-0.8830.030
20612,987,313-26.608-0.8910.029
20622,960,707-26.604-0.8990.029
20632,934,086-26.637-0.9080.029
20642,907,437-26.662-0.9170.028
20652,880,776-26.66-0.9250.028
20662,854,157-26.579-0.9310.028
20672,827,595-26.544-0.9390.028
20682,801,047-26.552-0.9480.027
20692,774,559-26.425-0.9520.027
20702,748,160-26.372-0.9600.027
20712,721,877-26.194-0.9620.026
20722,695,774-26.011-0.9650.026
20732,669,861-25.816-0.9670.026
20742,644,153-25.599-0.9680.025
20752,618,691-25.327-0.9670.025
20762,593,485-25.085-0.9670.025
20772,568,590-24.705-0.9620.025
20782,544,047-24.38-0.9580.024
20792,519,863-23.987-0.9520.024
20802,496,019-23.703-0.9500.024
20812,472,515-23.305-0.9430.024
20822,449,365-22.994-0.9390.023
20832,426,537-22.662-0.9340.023
20842,403,979-22.454-0.9340.023
20852,381,678-22.148-0.9300.023
20862,359,657-21.893-0.9280.023
20872,337,937-21.548-0.9220.022
20882,316,445-21.436-0.9250.022
20892,295,148-21.157-0.9220.022
20902,274,086-20.968-0.9220.022
20912,253,229-20.747-0.9210.022
20922,232,590-20.529-0.9200.021
20932,212,198-20.256-0.9160.021
20942,192,059-20.022-0.9130.021
20952,172,148-19.799-0.9120.021
20962,152,490-19.517-0.9070.021
20972,133,088-19.289-0.9040.021
20982,113,899-19.087-0.9030.020

Croatia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19503,864,69137.3220.9660.155
19513,900,32233.9390.8700.153
19523,935,77336.9640.9390.152
19533,973,45538.40.9660.150
19544,011,86538.4210.9580.149
19554,049,65937.1650.9180.147
19564,085,64034.7990.8520.146
19574,119,35732.6340.7920.144
19584,151,52931.7090.7640.142
19594,183,29131.8150.7610.141
19604,215,32432.2530.7650.140
19614,247,85232.8020.7720.138
19624,280,07331.6390.7390.137
19634,311,04230.3010.7030.135
19644,341,04329.7010.6840.133
19654,371,38130.9730.7090.131
19664,401,77529.8160.6770.129
19674,429,80126.2370.5920.127
19684,454,14122.4420.5040.126
19694,474,89119.0580.4260.124
19704,492,63816.4360.3660.122
19714,509,27516.8380.3730.120
19724,526,42617.4650.3860.118
19734,544,13317.9480.3950.116
19744,561,86117.5080.3840.114
19754,579,42817.6270.3850.113
19764,597,19117.8990.3890.111
19774,615,72919.1750.4150.109
19784,635,77320.9130.4510.108
19794,657,51722.5760.4850.107
19804,680,14422.6770.4850.105
19814,703,98024.9960.5310.104
19824,728,72524.4930.5180.103
19834,751,89021.8370.4600.101
19844,776,36227.1080.5680.100
19854,803,32526.8180.5580.099
19864,828,68423.90.4950.098
19874,849,96218.6570.3850.096
19884,865,82813.0750.2690.095
19894,874,1823.6330.0750.093
19904,873,707-4.585-0.0940.092
19914,844,522-53.784-1.1100.090
19924,798,321-38.618-0.8050.087
19934,792,40326.7810.5590.086
19944,819,42627.2650.5660.085
19954,807,100-51.916-1.0800.084
19964,758,628-45.027-0.9460.082
19974,711,373-49.485-1.0500.080
19984,659,932-53.395-1.1460.078
19994,605,329-55.812-1.2120.076
20004,548,434-57.978-1.2750.074
20014,506,759-25.372-0.5630.072
20024,482,868-22.409-0.5000.071
20034,461,139-21.051-0.4720.070
20044,443,350-14.526-0.3270.069
20054,429,681-12.811-0.2890.068
20064,417,560-11.433-0.2590.067
20074,405,532-12.622-0.2870.066
20084,393,664-11.114-0.2530.065
20094,382,130-11.955-0.2730.064
20104,368,682-14.94-0.3420.063
20114,351,842-18.741-0.4310.062
20124,331,595-21.753-0.5020.060
20134,308,854-23.729-0.5510.059
20144,283,972-26.034-0.6080.058
20154,254,815-32.28-0.7590.057
20164,223,751-29.848-0.7070.056
20174,192,467-32.721-0.7800.055
20184,160,485-31.242-0.7510.054
20194,129,752-30.225-0.7320.053
20204,096,869-35.539-0.8670.052
20214,060,135-37.929-0.9340.051