Population of Gambia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date16 Jun 2024

The current population of Gambia is 2,845,601 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Gambia is projected at 2,841,803, or 2.84 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Gambia is projected at 2,773,168, or 2.77 million people for the year 2023.

Gambia ranks 138th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Gambia is ranked 41st among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Gambia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
20222,672,8902,705,99266,2042.4470.03
20232,739,0942,773,16868,1482.4580.03
20242,807,2422,841,80369,1232.4320.04
20252,876,3652,911,20769,6852.3940.04
20262,946,0502,981,09570,0912.3510.04
20273,016,1413,051,30770,3332.3050.04
20283,086,4743,121,68570,4222.2560.04
20293,156,8963,192,41271,0322.2250.04
20303,227,9283,263,65171,4462.1890.04
20313,299,3743,335,15371,5592.1460.04
20323,370,9333,406,84571,8252.1080.04
20333,442,7583,478,94172,3672.0800.04
20343,515,1253,551,23572,2202.0340.04
20353,587,3453,623,61772,5432.0020.04
20363,659,8883,696,21472,6521.9660.04
20373,732,5403,768,76672,4521.9220.04
20383,804,9923,841,11072,2361.8810.04
20393,877,2283,913,15971,8621.8360.04
20403,949,0903,984,77871,3751.7910.04
20414,020,4654,056,05371,1771.7550.04
20424,091,6424,126,79270,2991.7040.04
20434,161,9414,196,88269,8821.6650.04
20444,231,8234,266,66869,6901.6330.05
20454,301,5134,336,07769,1271.5940.05
20464,370,6404,405,07568,8701.5630.05
20474,439,5104,473,50767,9951.5200.05
20484,507,5054,541,05667,1031.4780.05
20494,574,6084,607,65866,0991.4350.05
20504,640,7074,673,74366,0711.4140.05
20514,706,7784,739,40365,2501.3770.05
20524,772,0284,804,25464,4521.3420.05
20534,836,4804,868,48164,0021.3150.05
20544,900,4824,932,10463,2441.2820.05
20554,963,7264,994,70561,9581.2400.05
20565,025,6845,056,35761,3461.2130.05
20575,087,0305,117,43960,8181.1880.05
20585,147,8485,177,70459,7131.1530.05
20595,207,5615,236,98858,8531.1240.05
20605,266,4145,295,35457,8791.0930.05
20615,324,2935,352,80457,0221.0650.05
20625,381,3155,409,49656,3621.0420.05
20635,437,6775,465,32355,2911.0120.05
20645,492,9685,520,13954,3410.9840.05
20655,547,3095,574,00853,3990.9580.05
20665,600,7085,626,99652,5760.9340.06
20675,653,2845,679,03651,5040.9070.06
20685,704,7885,729,69949,8210.8700.06
20695,754,6095,778,94648,6740.8420.06
20705,803,2835,827,15847,7500.8190.06
20715,851,0335,874,25446,4420.7910.06
20725,897,4755,920,05245,1550.7630.06
20735,942,6305,964,52243,7840.7340.06
20745,986,4146,007,77642,7240.7110.06
20756,029,1386,049,86341,4500.6850.06
20766,070,5886,090,48939,8020.6540.06
20776,110,3906,129,66938,5590.6290.06
20786,148,9496,167,72237,5470.6090.06
20796,186,4966,204,52436,0560.5810.06
20806,222,5526,239,89134,6770.5560.06
20816,257,2296,274,07533,6930.5370.06
20826,290,9226,306,97932,1130.5090.06
20836,323,0356,338,29630,5210.4820.06
20846,353,5566,368,00628,9000.4540.06
20856,382,4566,396,24827,5840.4310.06
20866,410,0406,423,26526,4490.4120.06
20876,436,4896,448,81424,6490.3820.06
20886,461,1386,473,14924,0210.3710.06
20896,485,1596,496,36422,4100.3450.06
20906,507,5696,518,16021,1820.3250.06
20916,528,7516,538,73519,9690.3050.06
20926,548,7206,557,90418,3670.2800.06
20936,567,0876,575,64117,1080.2600.06
20946,584,1956,592,20816,0270.2430.06
20956,600,2226,607,69814,9520.2260.06
20966,615,1746,622,08113,8130.2090.06
20976,628,9876,635,13512,2960.1850.06
20986,641,2836,646,96311,3600.1710.06
20996,652,6436,657,71310,1410.1520.06
21006,662,7846,667,3969,2240.1380.06

Gambia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
1950302,972306,7817,6172.4830.01
1951310,589314,6138,0482.5580.01
1952318,637322,8278,3802.5960.01
1953327,017331,3778,7192.6310.01
1954335,736340,2409,0082.6480.01
1955344,744349,3749,2602.6510.01
1956354,004358,7489,4872.6450.01
1957363,491368,4149,8462.6730.01
1958373,337378,45410,2342.7040.01
1959383,571388,86610,5912.7240.01
1960394,162399,64910,9732.7460.01
1961405,135410,80111,3332.7590.01
1962416,468422,31011,6852.7670.01
1963428,153434,17312,0412.7730.01
1964440,194446,37512,3622.7700.01
1965452,556458,90812,7032.7680.01
1966465,259471,75312,9892.7540.01
1967478,248485,13213,7672.8380.01
1968492,015499,15114,2722.8590.01
1969506,287513,68614,7972.8810.01
1970521,084528,73115,2952.8930.01
1971536,379544,31715,8752.9170.01
1972552,254560,55316,5992.9610.01
1973568,853577,48817,2702.9910.01
1974586,123594,90417,5622.9520.01
1975603,685612,90918,4483.0100.02
1976622,133631,89419,5233.0900.02
1977641,656651,93420,5563.1530.02
1978662,212672,97421,5243.1990.02
1979683,736695,15522,8383.2860.02
1980706,574718,58624,0233.3430.02
1981730,597742,84624,4983.2980.02
1982755,095768,27226,3543.4310.02
1983781,449795,56328,2283.5490.02
1984809,677824,79830,2433.6670.02
1985839,920855,95832,0773.7480.02
1986871,997888,98033,9663.8210.02
1987905,963923,91435,9033.8860.02
1988941,866960,83737,9423.9490.02
1989979,808999,73239,8483.9860.02
19901,019,6561,040,61641,9194.0290.02
19911,061,5751,083,53643,9224.0540.02
19921,105,4971,127,15243,3113.8430.02
19931,148,8081,168,30939,0013.3390.02
19941,187,8091,205,88236,1472.9980.02
19951,223,9561,242,15536,3972.9300.02
19961,260,3531,279,07037,4342.9270.02
19971,297,7871,317,00238,4302.9180.02
19981,336,2171,356,18939,9442.9460.02
19991,376,1611,396,49940,6762.9130.02
20001,416,8371,437,53941,4042.8800.02
20011,458,2411,479,44942,4172.8670.02
20021,500,6581,522,22343,1292.8330.02
20031,543,7871,566,25744,9402.8690.02
20041,588,7271,612,22546,9962.9150.02
20051,635,7231,660,36849,2902.9690.03
20061,685,0131,711,29452,5623.0720.03
20071,737,5751,764,88354,6173.0950.03
20081,792,1921,820,54256,6993.1150.03
20091,848,8911,878,11958,4563.1130.03
20101,907,3471,937,27559,8563.0900.03
20111,967,2031,998,21262,0183.1040.03
20122,029,2212,061,01463,5863.0850.03
20132,092,8072,124,86964,1253.0180.03
20142,156,9322,189,01964,1742.9320.03
20152,221,1062,253,13364,0552.8430.03
20162,285,1612,317,20664,0892.7660.03
20172,349,2502,381,18263,8632.6820.03
20182,413,1132,444,91663,6052.6020.03
20192,476,7182,508,88364,3312.5640.03
20202,541,0492,573,99565,8922.5600.03
20212,606,9412,639,91665,9492.4980.03