Population of Iraq

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Iraq is 42,425,088 as of October 06, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Iraq is projected at 41,179,350 or 41.179 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Iraq is projected at 40,222,493 or 40.222 million people for the year 2020. Iraq ranks number 36th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Iraq is ranked 14th among 51 countries in Asia.

Iraq's population will be increased year by year. The Iraq population is projected to reach 50.19 million in 2030 and increase further to 70.94 million in 2050 and 107.71 million by 2100. Iraq accounts for 0.52 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.24% in 1956 and is projected to increase by 0.99% by 2100.

Iraq was at 63rd position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 22nd in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Iraq population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
202040,222,493912,7102.320.52
202141,179,350956,8572.380.52
202242,164,965985,6152.390.53
202343,170,8011,005,8362.390.54
202444,181,8321,011,0312.340.54
202545,187,2561,005,4242.280.55
202646,185,956998,7002.210.56
202747,183,017997,0612.160.57
202848,180,891997,8742.110.57
202949,183,5311,002,6402.080.58
203050,193,7561,010,2252.050.59
203151,211,8211,018,0652.030.59
203252,236,4511,024,6302.000.60
203353,267,0781,030,6271.970.61
203454,302,7591,035,6811.940.62
203555,342,5961,039,8371.910.62
203656,386,3011,043,7051.890.63
203757,433,4901,047,1891.860.64
203858,483,0121,049,5221.830.64
203959,533,4881,050,4761.800.65
204060,583,7231,050,2351.760.66
204161,632,9521,049,2291.730.67
204262,680,7181,047,7661.700.67
204363,726,3661,045,6481.670.68
204464,769,3271,042,9611.640.69
204565,809,0291,039,7021.610.69
204666,844,9281,035,8991.570.70
204767,876,4481,031,5201.540.71
204868,903,1261,026,6781.510.71
204969,924,4931,021,3671.480.72
205070,940,1261,015,6331.450.73
205171,949,5621,009,4361.420.74
205272,952,3941,002,8321.390.74
205373,948,455996,0611.370.75
205474,937,654989,1991.340.76
205575,919,837982,1831.310.76
205676,894,704974,8671.280.77
205777,861,832967,1281.260.78
205878,820,726958,8941.230.78
205979,770,815950,0891.210.79
206080,711,619940,8041.180.80
206181,642,787931,1681.150.80
206282,564,022921,2351.130.81
206383,475,016910,9941.100.81
206484,375,481900,4651.080.82
206585,265,137889,6561.050.83
206686,143,631878,4941.030.83
206787,010,659867,0281.010.84
206887,866,102855,4430.980.84
206988,709,869843,7670.960.85
207089,541,803831,9340.940.86
207190,361,703819,9000.920.86
207291,169,212807,5090.890.87
207391,963,810794,5980.870.87
207492,744,899781,0890.850.88
207593,511,987767,0880.830.88
207694,264,733752,7460.800.89
207795,002,941738,2080.780.89
207895,726,481723,5400.760.90
207996,435,252708,7710.740.90
208097,129,148693,8960.720.91
208197,808,055678,9070.700.91
208298,471,747663,6920.680.92
208399,119,839648,0920.660.92
208499,751,912632,0730.640.93
2085100,367,649615,7370.620.93
2086100,966,868599,2190.600.94
2087101,549,635582,7670.580.94
2088102,116,234566,5990.560.95
2089102,667,082550,8480.540.95
2090103,202,500535,4180.520.95
2091103,722,619520,1190.500.96
2092104,227,434504,8150.490.96
2093104,716,804489,3700.470.97
2094105,190,616473,8120.450.97
2095105,648,832458,2160.440.97
2096106,091,476442,6440.420.98
2097106,518,731427,2550.400.98
2098106,930,835412,1040.390.98
2099107,328,195397,3600.370.99
2100107,711,274383,0790.360.99

Iraq population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19505,719,192--0.23
19515,901,508182,3163.190.23
19526,065,011163,5032.770.23
19536,216,131151,1202.490.23
19546,360,440144,3092.320.23
19556,502,657142,2172.240.23
19566,646,643143,9862.210.24
19576,795,400148,7572.240.24
19586,951,160155,7602.290.24
19597,115,510164,3502.360.24
19607,289,760174,2502.450.24
19617,475,350185,5902.550.24
19627,674,220198,8702.660.24
19637,888,913214,6932.800.25
19648,122,197233,2842.960.25
19658,375,790253,5933.120.25
19668,651,162275,3723.290.25
19678,947,404296,2423.420.26
19689,260,682313,2783.500.26
19699,585,576324,8943.510.26
19709,917,983332,4073.470.27
197110,255,850337,8673.410.27
197210,599,668343,8183.350.28
197310,950,888351,2203.310.28
197411,312,062361,1743.300.28
197511,684,590372,5283.290.29
197612,068,676384,0863.290.29
197712,462,070393,3943.260.29
197812,860,680398,6103.200.30
197913,259,113398,4333.100.30
198013,653,354394,2412.970.31
198114,044,117390,7632.860.31
198214,432,468388,3512.770.31
198314,815,656383,1882.660.32
198415,190,393374,7372.530.32
198515,555,800365,4072.410.32
198615,909,762353,9622.280.32
198716,257,070347,3082.180.32
198816,612,322355,2522.190.32
198916,994,948382,6262.300.32
199017,419,113424,1652.500.33
199117,889,459470,3462.700.33
199218,402,734513,2752.870.33
199318,955,085552,3513.000.34
199419,539,340584,2553.080.35
199520,149,338609,9983.120.35
199620,783,073633,7353.150.36
199721,439,574656,5013.160.36
199822,114,324674,7503.150.37
199922,802,064687,7403.110.38
200023,497,585695,5213.050.38
200124,208,180710,5953.020.39
200224,931,919723,7392.990.40
200325,644,499712,5802.860.40
200426,313,838669,3392.610.41
200526,922,284608,4462.310.41
200627,448,124525,8401.950.41
200727,911,248463,1241.690.42
200828,385,746474,4981.700.42
200928,973,162587,4162.070.42
201029,741,976768,8142.650.43
201130,725,300983,3243.310.44
201231,890,0111,164,7113.790.45
201333,157,0501,267,0393.970.46
201434,411,9511,254,9013.780.47
201535,572,2611,160,3103.370.48
201636,610,6321,038,3712.920.49
201737,552,781942,1492.570.50
201838,433,600880,8192.350.50
201939,309,783876,1832.280.51