Demographics of Germany

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date30 Oct 2021

As of 2021, the population of Germany is projected at 83.90 million, up by 0.14% compared with 83.78 million in 2020. Germany is ranked 19th in terms of population and 191st in terms of population growth rate.

There are 0.79 million births in Germany in 2021. That is 2,165 per day, which is ranked 37th. The crude birth rate is 9.46 per 1000 people. There are 0.97 million deaths in Germany in 2021. That is 2,647 per day, which is ranked 10th. The crude death rate is 11.57 per 1000 people.

64.04 million people are living in urban areas, which is 77.54% of Germany population. Germany is ranked 77th in terms of urbanization.

The Sex Ratio in Germany in 2021 is 97.88 males per 100 females. There are 41.50 million males and 42.40 million females in Germany. The percentage of female population is 50.54% compare to 49.46% male population. Germany has 0.90 million more females than males. Germany is at 81st position out of 201 countries/territories in terms of female to male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Germany population

Year Population Growth (%)
195069,966,252-
195571,537,4540.43
196073,414,2290.63
196576,258,0340.77
197078,578,3810.41
197578,856,031-0.07
198078,283,101-0.20
198577,691,5910.01
199079,053,9840.50
199581,138,6530.38
200081,400,8830.01
200581,602,739-0.05
201080,827,001-0.09
201581,787,4110.41
201682,193,7700.50
201782,658,4090.57
201883,124,4130.56
201983,517,0460.47
202083,783,9450.32
202183,900,4710.14
  • Total
  • Crude

Germany death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
1950767,5091,083,64510.9315.42
1955810,9611,151,72011.3416.11
1960860,7851,277,21511.7017.34
1965919,3641,314,60912.0617.25
1970966,9991,064,47212.3513.61
1975977,223823,35712.4010.44
1980962,615812,68212.3010.39
1985937,379852,14912.0210.92
1990912,264828,64511.5210.47
1995884,846784,61110.959.71
2000851,870748,40810.459.18
2005836,033691,64510.288.50
2010862,700676,42410.638.34
2015905,241736,73611.048.98
2020955,597789,91011.469.48
2021966,086790,07111.579.46
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Germany

Year Population Urbanization
UrbanRuralgrowth rate (%)Urban (%)
195047,537,53022,428,713-67.944
195549,855,28321,682,2540.9369.691
196052,406,12221,008,3051.1071.384
196554,869,78221,386,1440.8671.955
197056,788,20721,784,7770.4972.274
197557,225,42321,641,0750.0172.560
198057,036,93521,263,715-0.1272.844
198556,509,43321,207,998-0.3072.711
199057,849,87521,268,4510.7173.118
199560,054,51121,186,0930.6773.922
200061,087,41320,400,3440.2874.965
200562,053,60919,617,6250.2175.980
201062,261,61218,633,1730.1776.966
201563,078,41318,629,3760.2877.200
202063,930,30518,610,1450.2277.453
202164,044,37218,546,4970.1877.544
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Germany population by Age Group (2011)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 2,109,211 2,002,329 4,111,540 4.90 105.338
05-09 1,990,543 1,875,555 3,866,098 4.61 106.131
10-14 1,970,763 1,830,075 3,800,838 4.53 107.688
15-19 2,119,406 1,945,493 4,064,899 4.84 108.939
20-24 2,359,951 2,153,623 4,513,574 5.38 109.581
25-29 2,495,253 2,275,930 4,771,183 5.69 109.637
30-34 2,793,949 2,581,145 5,375,094 6.41 108.245
35-39 2,816,695 2,679,479 5,496,174 6.55 105.121
40-44 2,592,683 2,539,509 5,132,192 6.12 102.094
45-49 2,531,031 2,501,610 5,032,641 6.00 101.176
50-54 3,223,789 3,202,291 6,426,080 7.66 100.671
55-59 3,424,590 3,444,723 6,869,313 8.19 99.416
60-64 2,949,436 3,052,581 6,002,017 7.15 96.621
65-69 2,367,970 2,608,250 4,976,220 5.93 90.788
70-74 1,820,036 2,079,291 3,899,327 4.65 87.532
75-79 1,591,507 1,942,348 3,533,855 4.21 81.937
80-84 1,357,161 1,877,099 3,234,260 3.85 72.301
85-89 674,034 1,087,542 1,761,576 2.10 61.978
90-94 253,723 532,407 786,130 0.94 47.656
95-99 54,396 171,514 225,910 0.27 31.715
100+ 4,024 17,526 21,550 0.03 22.960
Total 41,500,151 42,400,320 83,900,471 97.877