Demographics of Jordan

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date10 May 2024

There are 5.89 million males and 5.50 million females in Jordan. The percentage of the male population is 51.73%, compared to 48.27% of the female population. Jordan has 394k more males than females. The sex ratio in Jordan in 2024 will be 107.174 males per 100 females. Jordan is in the 217th position in terms of the female-to-male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Jordan population

Year Population Growth (%)
1950438,3866.82
1955622,0106.78
1960847,9365.28
19651,093,4746.58
19701,557,3745.47
19751,886,6363.12
19802,216,9033.82
19852,751,4924.55
19903,480,5875.13
19954,458,1953.70
20005,056,1742.08
20055,678,5342.56
20106,931,2582.57
20159,494,2467.24
202010,928,7212.04
202111,148,2781.94
202211,285,8690.53
202311,337,0520.38
202411,384,9220.46
  • Total
  • Crude

Jordan death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
195011,13919,91426.03046.539
195512,28729,52720.15148.426
196013,23242,50015.74450.566
196513,23655,37612.26651.318
197015,58474,84310.08748.443
197514,36488,0087.58046.445
198013,62996,6056.14843.577
198513,885110,9295.07040.509
199014,982127,2994.34536.921
199517,752154,8963.99334.843
200018,876150,3363.72429.659
200520,694162,4183.64528.605
201024,977198,2193.60428.605
201529,297225,9403.16924.441
202037,948243,1413.47522.265
202143,100244,5573.86821.950
202244,937245,4843.95721.616
202342,813243,2213.75021.305
202437,382240,6493.26220.998
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Jordan

Year Population Urban (%)
UrbanRural
1950178,089303,23237.000
1955295,260387,69243.233
1960474,322457,93550.879
1965636,252536,29854.262
1970962,089756,82455.971
19751,189,265873,65357.650
19801,425,339949,08360.029
19851,940,204955,78166.996
19902,609,598950,98473.291
19953,576,333996,57178.207
20003,994,2401,108,89078.270
20054,541,8341,172,27779.485
20106,183,184999,20686.088
20158,266,802892,50090.256
20209,332,603876,05991.418
20219,456,165864,18991.626
20229,554,911850,46391.827
20239,638,086835,84992.020
20249,717,492821,43392.206
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Jordan population by Age Group (2024)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 598,066 571,483 1,169,549 10.27 104.652
05-09 590,505 564,143 1,154,648 10.14 104.673
10-14 607,489 586,832 1,194,320 10.49 103.520
15-19 567,762 559,479 1,127,241 9.90 101.480
20-24 501,379 486,643 988,022 8.68 103.028
25-29 504,552 464,966 969,518 8.52 108.514
30-34 492,805 423,966 916,770 8.05 116.237
35-39 432,361 373,935 806,297 7.08 115.625
40-44 371,576 330,923 702,499 6.17 112.285
45-49 322,698 286,092 608,790 5.35 112.795
50-54 284,584 248,476 533,060 4.68 114.532
55-59 229,220 202,202 431,423 3.79 113.362
60-64 160,461 149,371 309,832 2.72 107.424
65-69 103,347 102,334 205,680 1.81 100.990
70-74 62,090 64,888 126,978 1.12 95.688
75-79 35,134 40,783 75,917 0.67 86.149
80-84 17,701 24,118 41,819 0.37 73.393
85-89 6,450 11,072 17,523 0.15 58.255
90-94 1,259 3,068 4,327 0.04 41.037
95-99 134 524 658 0.01 25.573
100+ 6 45 52 0.00 13.333
Total 5,889,579 5,495,343 11,384,923 107.174