Population of Denmark

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date29 Feb 2024

The current population of Denmark is 5,938,903 as of June 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Denmark is projected at 5,939,695 or 5.94 million as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Denmark is projected at 5,910,913 or 5.91 million people for the year 2023.

Denmark ranks 115th in the world by population on the237 countries and territories list. Denmark is ranked 22nd among 50 countries and territories in Europe.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Denmark population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
20225,867,9775,882,26128,5690.4860.07
20235,896,5465,910,91328,7340.4860.07
20245,925,2805,939,69528,8310.4850.07
20255,954,1115,968,46728,7110.4810.07
20265,982,8225,996,99528,3470.4730.07
20276,011,1696,024,98827,6380.4590.07
20286,038,8076,052,26726,9200.4450.07
20296,065,7276,078,80126,1490.4300.07
20306,091,8766,104,47425,1950.4130.07
20316,117,0716,129,14624,1510.3940.07
20326,141,2226,152,70922,9740.3730.07
20336,164,1966,175,21822,0450.3570.07
20346,186,2416,196,75321,0240.3390.07
20356,207,2656,217,24319,9570.3210.07
20366,227,2226,236,81919,1930.3080.07
20376,246,4156,255,49518,1600.2900.07
20386,264,5756,273,36017,5710.2800.07
20396,282,1466,290,57316,8540.2680.07
20406,299,0006,307,04016,0800.2550.07
20416,315,0806,322,89215,6250.2470.07
20426,330,7056,338,11114,8130.2340.07
20436,345,5186,352,69314,3490.2260.07
20446,359,8676,366,85613,9790.2200.07
20456,373,8466,380,63013,5680.2130.07
20466,387,4146,394,05913,2890.2080.07
20476,400,7036,407,17112,9350.2020.07
20486,413,6386,419,97612,6760.1970.07
20496,426,3146,432,60512,5810.1960.07
20506,438,8956,445,10912,4290.1930.07
20516,451,3246,457,62612,6040.1950.07
20526,463,9286,470,27712,6980.1960.07
20536,476,6266,483,15113,0500.2010.07
20546,489,6766,496,23213,1120.2020.07
20556,502,7886,509,47113,3670.2050.07
20566,516,1556,522,89613,4820.2070.07
20576,529,6376,536,52913,7850.2110.07
20586,543,4226,550,26913,6940.2090.07
20596,557,1166,564,27414,3150.2180.07
20606,571,4316,578,61814,3740.2180.07
20616,585,8056,593,32415,0370.2280.07
20626,600,8426,608,55015,4160.2330.07
20636,616,2586,624,09615,6770.2370.07
20646,631,9356,639,85415,8380.2390.07
20656,647,7736,655,77716,0080.2410.07
20666,663,7816,671,83116,1000.2410.07
20676,679,8816,688,08916,4160.2450.07
20686,696,2976,704,47516,3560.2440.07
20696,712,6536,720,95616,6050.2470.07
20706,729,2586,737,47916,4420.2440.07
20716,745,7006,753,78716,1730.2390.07
20726,761,8736,769,84715,9490.2360.07
20736,777,8226,785,67315,7020.2310.07
20746,793,5246,801,29415,5400.2280.07
20756,809,0646,816,65415,1790.2230.07
20766,824,2436,831,61514,7450.2160.07
20776,838,9886,846,04714,1180.2060.07
20786,853,1066,860,03213,8510.2020.07
20796,866,9576,873,51713,1200.1910.07
20806,880,0776,886,31912,4840.1810.07
20816,892,5616,898,58212,0410.1750.07
20826,904,6026,910,29911,3940.1650.07
20836,915,9966,921,34510,6980.1550.07
20846,926,6946,931,89810,4070.1500.07
20856,937,1016,942,0979,9920.1440.07
20866,947,0936,951,9219,6560.1390.07
20876,956,7496,961,4569,4130.1350.07
20886,966,1626,970,8019,2780.1330.07
20896,975,4406,980,1699,4580.1350.07
20906,984,8986,989,5509,3030.1330.07
20916,994,2016,998,8999,3950.1340.07
20927,003,5967,008,4309,6680.1380.07
20937,013,2647,018,1909,8530.1400.07
20947,023,1177,028,17610,1190.1440.07
20957,033,2367,038,40610,3400.1470.07
20967,043,5767,048,92610,7010.1520.07
20977,054,2777,059,77010,9850.1560.07
20987,065,2627,070,82811,1320.1570.07
20997,076,3947,082,11811,4470.1620.07
21007,087,8417,093,77011,8580.1670.07

Denmark population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19504,251,5264,267,69432,3360.7580.17
19514,283,8624,299,57931,4340.7310.17
19524,315,2964,330,75730,9210.7140.17
19534,346,2174,362,48332,5320.7460.17
19544,378,7494,394,32031,1420.7090.16
19554,409,8914,426,50833,2340.7510.16
19564,443,1254,459,55932,8670.7370.16
19574,475,9924,491,05130,1170.6710.16
19584,506,1094,521,32930,4400.6730.16
19594,536,5494,551,44029,7830.6540.15
19604,566,3324,581,72730,7900.6720.15
19614,597,1224,613,43432,6240.7070.15
19624,629,7464,645,99432,4970.6990.15
19634,662,2434,680,81237,1380.7930.15
19644,699,3814,718,01637,2710.7900.14
19654,736,6524,756,33739,3710.8280.14
19664,776,0234,796,40340,7600.8500.14
19674,816,7834,834,73035,8950.7420.14
19684,852,6784,867,73430,1120.6190.14
19694,882,7904,896,15726,7340.5460.14
19704,909,5244,922,96326,8790.5460.13
19714,936,4034,951,48630,1670.6090.13
19724,966,5704,981,07829,0150.5830.13
19734,995,5855,008,58125,9920.5190.13
19745,021,5775,033,57323,9910.4770.13
19755,045,5685,058,20325,2690.5000.12
19765,070,8375,078,77315,8720.3130.12
19775,086,7095,094,59915,7790.3100.12
19785,102,4885,108,93012,8840.2520.12
19795,115,3725,119,4188,0930.1580.12
19805,123,4655,125,3923,8550.0750.12
19815,127,3205,126,981-678-0.0130.11
19825,126,6425,126,398-488-0.0100.11
19835,126,1545,124,332-3,645-0.0710.11
19845,122,5095,121,314-2,390-0.0470.11
19855,120,1195,119,452-1,334-0.0260.11
19865,118,7855,119,3691,1680.0230.10
19875,119,9535,121,5103,1130.0610.10
19885,123,0665,126,1076,0820.1190.10
19895,129,1485,133,9309,5640.1860.10
19905,138,7125,144,62311,8230.2300.10
19915,150,5355,158,32515,5800.3020.10
19925,166,1155,175,46918,7080.3610.09
19935,184,8235,193,77517,9050.3450.09
19945,202,7285,213,80022,1430.4250.09
19955,224,8715,235,19720,6510.3940.09
19965,245,5225,256,00720,9710.3990.09
19975,266,4935,277,38221,7770.4130.09
19985,288,2705,298,99221,4440.4050.09
19995,309,7145,319,85420,2800.3810.09
20005,329,9945,340,65521,3220.3990.09
20015,351,3165,360,74818,8650.3520.09
20025,370,1815,378,69717,0320.3170.09
20035,387,2135,396,35518,2840.3390.08
20045,405,4975,415,58620,1780.3730.08
20055,425,6755,436,31321,2750.3910.08
20065,446,9505,457,86421,8290.4000.08
20075,468,7795,479,72221,8860.3990.08
20085,490,6655,502,75124,1720.4390.08
20095,514,8375,526,45223,2300.4200.08
20105,538,0675,550,84925,5630.4610.08
20115,563,6305,576,01624,7720.4440.08
20125,588,4025,600,95925,1150.4480.08
20135,613,5175,625,38523,7350.4220.08
20145,637,2525,650,65326,8010.4740.08
20155,664,0535,677,79627,4860.4840.08
20165,691,5395,706,85730,6360.5370.08
20175,722,1755,737,28430,2190.5270.08
20185,752,3945,766,68628,5840.4960.08
20195,780,9785,795,87829,8000.5140.07
20205,810,7785,825,64129,7260.5100.07
20215,840,5045,854,24027,4730.4690.07