Population of Eswatini

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Eswatini is 1,248,895 as of May 20, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Eswatini is projected at 1,172,362 or 1.172 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Eswatini is projected at 1,160,164 or 1.160 million people for the year 2020. Eswatini ranks number 159th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Eswatini is ranked 49th among 58 countries in Africa.

Eswatini's population will be increased year by year. The Eswatini population is projected to reach 1.17 million in 2030 and increase to 1.70 million in 2050 and 2.14 million by 2100. Eswatini accounts for 0.015 percent of the world population. However, its global share will increase by 0.016% in 2033 and is projected to increase by 0.020% by 2100.

Eswatini was at 159th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase to 147th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Eswatini population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20201,201,6708.4330.7020.015
20211,210,8229.8690.8150.015
20221,222,07512.6381.0340.015
20231,234,85812.9271.0470.015
20241,247,88913.1351.0530.015
20251,261,28013.6481.0820.015
20261,275,18814.1681.1110.015
20271,289,96215.381.1920.015
20281,305,98516.6661.2760.015
20291,323,25417.8711.3510.015
20301,341,50318.6281.3890.015
20311,360,21618.7981.3820.016
20321,378,99118.7511.3600.016
20331,397,70618.6791.3360.016
20341,416,34318.5971.3130.016
20351,434,92418.5631.2940.016
20361,453,39318.3761.2640.016
20371,471,67918.1971.2360.016
20381,489,77117.9861.2070.016
20391,507,61217.6961.1740.016
20401,525,18417.4471.1440.016
20411,542,48117.1481.1120.016
20421,559,52416.9371.0860.017
20431,576,30116.6171.0540.017
20441,592,76616.3141.0240.017
20451,608,88515.9240.9900.017
20461,624,68115.6680.9640.017
20471,640,12015.2110.9270.017
20481,655,12114.7910.8940.017
20491,669,76214.4890.8680.017
20501,684,09914.1850.8420.017
20511,698,10113.820.8140.017
20521,711,77013.5180.7900.017
20531,725,06713.0760.7580.017
20541,737,99412.7770.7350.017
20551,750,67112.5790.7190.018
20561,763,09012.2580.6950.018
20571,775,17311.9080.6710.018
20581,786,88711.520.6450.018
20591,798,25111.2080.6230.018
20601,809,23410.7580.5950.018
20611,819,89210.5590.5800.018
20621,830,23910.1340.5540.018
20631,840,2059.7970.5320.018
20641,849,8789.5490.5160.018
20651,859,2339.1610.4930.018
20661,868,2338.8390.4730.018
20671,876,8648.4240.4490.018
20681,885,0637.9740.4230.018
20691,892,8747.6480.4040.018
20701,900,3837.370.3880.018
20711,907,5737.010.3670.018
20721,914,4266.6950.3500.018
20731,920,9656.3830.3320.019
20741,927,1706.0280.3130.019
20751,933,0475.7270.2960.019
20761,938,6145.4070.2790.019
20771,943,8735.110.2630.019
20781,948,8154.7740.2450.019
20791,953,5014.5980.2350.019
20801,957,9014.2030.2150.019
20811,962,0234.0390.2060.019
20821,965,9283.7720.1920.019
20831,969,5263.4250.1740.019
20841,972,8133.1490.1600.019
20851,975,8412.9060.1470.019
20861,978,6202.6530.1340.019
20871,981,1362.3770.1200.019
20881,983,3622.0770.1050.019
20891,985,3081.8140.0910.019
20901,987,0351.640.0830.019
20911,988,5711.4320.0720.019
20921,989,8891.2040.0610.019
20931,990,9340.8850.0440.019
20941,991,7180.6850.0340.019
20951,992,2870.4520.0230.019
20961,992,6110.1960.0100.019
20971,992,7760.1350.0070.019
20981,992,790-0.108-0.0050.019

Eswatini population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
1950271,6426.8832.5340.011
1951278,5626.9562.4970.011
1952285,5627.0442.4670.011
1953292,6377.1062.4280.011
1954299,8057.2312.4120.011
1955307,0787.3142.3820.011
1956314,4457.4192.3600.011
1957321,9257.5432.3430.011
1958329,5387.6812.3310.011
1959337,2627.7692.3040.011
1960345,0657.8362.2710.011
1961352,9717.9772.2600.012
1962361,0708.222.2770.012
1963369,5278.6952.3530.012
1964378,5319.3122.4600.012
1965388,31710.262.6420.012
1966398,86110.8272.7150.012
1967409,63810.7282.6190.012
1968420,37310.7432.5560.012
1969431,36611.2422.6060.012
1970442,86511.7562.6550.012
1971454,91312.3392.7130.012
1972467,51212.8592.7510.012
1973480,66813.4532.7990.012
1974494,62414.462.9240.012
1975509,53515.3623.0150.013
1976525,45716.4813.1370.013
1977542,32817.2623.1830.013
1978560,23618.5553.3120.013
1979579,09119.1553.3080.013
1980598,56419.793.3070.013
1981616,21015.5012.5160.014
1982634,43920.9583.3040.014
1983655,50521.1753.2310.014
1984677,30322.423.3100.014
1985702,40027.7753.9550.014
1986730,15027.7253.7980.015
1987758,66929.3123.8640.015
1988794,43442.2185.3150.015
1989825,95220.8172.5200.016
1990854,01135.3024.1340.016
1991889,71236.0994.0580.016
1992925,16534.8083.7630.017
1993953,45121.7642.2830.017
1994953,737-21.191-2.2220.017
1995953,57320.8622.1880.017
1996973,58719.1671.9690.017
1997990,73415.1261.5270.017
19981,005,15813.7211.3650.017
19991,018,37012.7041.2470.017
20001,030,49611.5491.1210.017
20011,041,39610.250.9840.017
20021,050,8098.5750.8160.017
20031,058,7977.4020.6990.017
20041,065,7646.5310.6130.016
20051,071,8865.7140.5330.016
20061,077,7355.9830.5550.016
20071,084,0086.5650.6060.016
20081,089,8705.1580.4730.016
20091,094,8864.8740.4450.016
20101,099,9205.1940.4720.016
20111,105,3715.7090.5160.016
20121,111,4446.4360.5790.016
20131,118,3197.3140.6540.015
20141,125,8657.7780.6910.015
20151,133,9368.3640.7380.015
20161,142,5248.8120.7710.015
20171,151,3908.9210.7750.015
20181,160,4289.1530.7890.015
20191,169,6139.2180.7880.015
20201,180,65512.8661.0900.015
20211,192,27110.3660.8690.015