Population of Gabon

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Gabon is 2,326,278 as of May 26, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Gabon is projected at 2,278,825 or 2.279 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Gabon is projected at 2,225,734 or 2.226 million people for the year 2020. Gabon ranks number 146th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Gabon is ranked 44th among 58 countries in Africa.

Gabon's population will be increased year by year. The Gabon population is projected to reach 2.27 million in 2030 and increase to 3.80 million in 2050 and 5.85 million by 2100. Gabon accounts for 0.029 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.017% in 1982 and is projected to increase by 0.054% by 2100.

Gabon was at 149th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase to 123rd in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Gabon population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20202,225,73453,1552.450.029
20212,278,82553,0912.390.029
20222,331,53352,7082.310.029
20232,383,90252,3692.250.030
20242,435,94452,0422.180.030
20252,487,68251,7382.120.030
20262,539,20651,5242.070.031
20272,590,62151,4152.020.031
20282,641,95751,3361.980.031
20292,693,22251,2651.940.032
20302,744,45151,2291.900.032
20312,795,68551,2341.870.032
20322,846,95651,2711.830.033
20332,898,35851,4021.810.033
20342,949,95451,5961.780.033
20353,001,78951,8351.760.034
20363,053,90552,1161.740.034
20373,106,29252,3871.720.034
20383,158,99352,7011.700.035
20393,212,03053,0371.680.035
20403,265,41153,3811.660.035
20413,319,14853,7371.650.036
20423,373,18454,0361.630.036
20433,427,48154,2971.610.037
20443,481,95554,4741.590.037
20453,536,54754,5921.570.037
20463,591,20754,6601.550.038
20473,645,88354,6761.520.038
20483,700,48254,5991.500.038
20493,754,90054,4181.470.039
20503,809,05054,1501.440.039
20513,862,87453,8241.410.039
20523,916,32553,4511.380.040
20533,969,32553,0001.350.040
20544,021,80152,4761.320.041
20554,073,68051,8791.290.041
20564,124,93451,2541.260.041
20574,175,55250,6181.230.042
20584,225,50949,9571.200.042
20594,274,80949,3001.170.042
20604,323,45348,6441.140.043
20614,371,43747,9841.110.043
20624,418,77647,3391.080.043
20634,465,52146,7451.060.044
20644,511,75746,2361.040.044
20654,557,52745,7701.010.044
20664,602,86345,3360.990.044
20674,647,77944,9160.980.045
20684,692,31244,5330.960.045
20694,736,52844,2160.940.045
20704,780,46543,9370.930.046
20714,824,12743,6620.910.046
20724,867,52843,4010.900.046
20734,910,66043,1320.890.047
20744,953,52342,8630.870.047
20754,996,10742,5840.860.047
20765,038,40142,2940.850.048
20775,080,39041,9890.830.048
20785,122,02341,6330.820.048
20795,163,23041,2070.800.048
20805,203,96940,7390.790.049
20815,244,19540,2260.770.049
20825,283,87739,6820.760.049
20835,322,98439,1070.740.050
20845,361,48338,4990.720.050
20855,399,34437,8610.710.050
20865,436,53937,1950.690.051
20875,473,01636,4770.670.051
20885,508,69135,6750.650.051
20895,543,42734,7360.630.051
20905,577,15533,7280.610.052
20915,609,81432,6590.590.052
20925,641,41831,6040.560.052
20935,671,98530,5670.540.052
20945,701,55929,5740.520.053
20955,730,17428,6150.500.053
20965,757,85227,6780.480.053
20975,784,60026,7480.460.053
20985,810,42625,8260.450.053
20995,835,30124,8750.430.054
21005,859,22123,9200.410.054

Gabon population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
1950473,298--0.019
1951476,3723,0740.650.018
1952478,6522,2800.480.018
1953480,5301,8780.390.018
1954482,3321,8020.380.018
1955484,3131,9810.410.017
1956486,6392,3260.480.017
1957489,4432,8040.580.017
1958492,7573,3140.680.017
1959496,5863,8290.780.017
1960500,9284,3420.870.017
1961505,7994,8710.970.016
1962511,2875,4881.090.016
1963517,5806,2931.230.016
1964524,8957,3151.410.016
1965533,3618,4661.610.016
1966543,1129,7511.830.016
1967554,05910,9472.020.016
1968565,76611,7072.110.016
1969577,64611,8802.100.016
1970589,31411,6682.020.016
1971600,61311,2991.920.016
1972611,70411,0911.850.016
1973622,92011,2161.830.016
1974634,74211,8221.900.016
1975647,53612,7942.020.016
1976661,40213,8662.140.016
1977676,25514,8532.250.016
1978692,07715,8222.340.016
1979708,78816,7112.410.016
1980726,32817,5402.470.016
1981744,69618,3682.530.016
1982763,93019,2342.580.017
1983784,06120,1312.640.017
1984805,11521,0542.690.017
1985827,10821,9932.730.017
1986850,04822,9402.770.017
1987873,86723,8192.800.017
1988898,46924,6022.820.017
1989923,71125,2422.810.018
1990949,48825,7772.790.018
1991975,78326,2952.770.018
19921,002,57926,7962.750.018
19931,029,77827,1992.710.018
19941,057,25527,4772.670.019
19951,084,94627,6912.620.019
19961,112,95528,0092.580.019
19971,141,33828,3832.550.019
19981,170,06128,7232.520.020
19991,199,05228,9912.480.020
20001,228,36029,3082.440.020
20011,258,00329,6432.410.020
20021,288,31530,3122.410.020
20031,319,95331,6382.460.021
20041,353,79533,8422.560.021
20051,390,54936,7542.710.021
20061,430,15239,6032.850.022
20071,472,57542,4232.970.022
20081,518,54045,9653.120.022
20091,568,92850,3883.320.023
20101,624,14055,2123.520.023
20111,684,63560,4953.720.024
20121,749,68265,0473.860.025
20131,817,07167,3893.850.025
20141,883,80066,7293.670.026
20151,947,68663,8863.390.026
20162,007,87360,1873.090.027
20172,064,82356,9502.840.027
20182,119,27554,4522.640.028
20192,172,57953,3042.520.028