Population of Liberia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Liberia is 5,874,924 as of April 18, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Liberia is projected at 5,180,203 or 5.180 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Liberia is projected at 5,057,681 or 5.058 million people for the year 2020. Liberia ranks number 122nd in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Liberia is ranked 37th among 58 countries in Africa.

Liberia's population will be increased year by year. The Liberia population is projected to reach 6.37 million in 2030 and increase to 9.34 million in 2050 and 15.52 million by 2100. Liberia accounts for 0.066 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.037% in 1956 and is projected to increase by 0.143% by 2100.

Liberia was at 136th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline to 86th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Liberia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20205,057,681120,3072.440.063
20215,180,203122,5222.420.064
20225,305,117124,9142.410.065
20235,432,271127,1542.400.066
20245,561,375129,1042.380.067
20255,692,195130,8202.350.068
20265,824,726132,5312.330.069
20275,959,024134,2982.310.070
20286,094,999135,9752.280.071
20296,232,543137,5442.260.072
20306,371,553139,0102.230.073
20316,511,969140,4162.200.074
20326,653,703141,7342.180.075
20336,796,689142,9862.150.077
20346,940,812144,1232.120.078
20357,085,999145,1872.090.079
20367,232,149146,1502.060.080
20377,379,195147,0462.030.081
20387,527,085147,8902.000.082
20397,675,748148,6631.980.083
20407,825,131149,3831.950.084
20417,975,165150,0341.920.085
20428,125,779150,6141.890.086
20438,276,851151,0721.860.087
20448,428,251151,4001.830.089
20458,579,902151,6511.800.090
20468,731,698151,7961.770.091
20478,883,600151,9021.740.092
20489,035,585151,9851.710.093
20499,187,639152,0541.680.094
20509,339,752152,1131.660.095
20519,491,862152,1101.630.097
20529,643,903152,0411.600.098
20539,795,825151,9221.580.099
20549,947,544151,7191.550.100
205510,099,010151,4661.520.101
205610,250,160151,1501.500.102
205710,400,921150,7611.470.104
205810,551,251150,3301.450.105
205910,701,094149,8431.420.106
206010,850,395149,3011.400.107
206110,999,107148,7121.370.108
206211,147,130148,0231.350.110
206311,294,358147,2281.320.111
206411,440,635146,2771.300.112
206511,585,869145,2341.270.113
206611,729,951144,0821.240.114
206711,872,818142,8671.220.116
206812,014,438141,6201.190.117
206912,154,784140,3461.170.118
207012,293,825139,0411.140.119
207112,431,497137,6721.120.120
207212,567,725136,2281.100.121
207312,702,346134,6211.070.122
207412,835,212132,8661.050.124
207512,966,182130,9701.020.125
207613,095,171128,9890.990.126
207713,222,129126,9580.970.127
207813,347,064124,9350.940.128
207913,469,996122,9320.920.129
208013,590,907120,9110.900.130
208113,709,785118,8780.870.131
208213,826,571116,7860.850.133
208313,941,161114,5900.830.134
208414,053,447112,2860.810.135
208514,163,343109,8960.780.136
208614,270,802107,4590.760.137
208714,375,828105,0260.740.138
208814,478,457102,6290.710.139
208914,578,766100,3090.690.140
209014,676,81298,0460.670.141
209114,772,59795,7850.650.142
209214,866,07993,4820.630.143
209314,957,18991,1100.610.144
209415,045,86588,6760.590.145
209515,132,04686,1810.570.146
209615,215,69883,6520.550.147
209715,296,79581,0970.530.148
209815,375,36178,5660.510.149
209915,451,42576,0640.49inf
210015,525,03473,6090.48inf

Liberia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
1950930,030--0.037
1951943,66013,6301.470.037
1952958,70415,0441.590.037
1953975,06216,3581.710.037
1954992,64917,5871.800.037
19551,011,36318,7141.890.037
19561,031,12919,7661.950.037
19571,051,82820,6992.010.037
19581,073,37821,5502.050.037
19591,095,67622,2982.080.037
19601,118,65722,9812.100.037
19611,142,30223,6452.110.037
19621,166,64824,3462.130.037
19631,191,80225,1542.160.037
19641,217,90126,0992.190.037
19651,245,10227,2012.230.037
19661,273,46428,3622.280.037
19671,303,03529,5712.320.037
19681,333,97830,9432.370.038
19691,366,50232,5242.440.038
19701,400,73034,2282.500.038
19711,436,73836,0082.570.038
19721,474,56737,8292.630.038
19731,514,36639,7992.700.039
19741,556,29041,9242.770.039
19751,600,45244,1622.840.039
19761,645,83645,3842.840.040
19771,692,14046,3042.810.040
19781,740,91448,7742.880.041
19791,794,24853,3343.060.041
19801,853,00158,7533.270.042
19811,918,82665,8253.550.042
19821,989,48370,6573.680.043
19832,057,22767,7443.410.044
19842,111,67154,4442.650.044
19852,145,75434,0831.610.044
19862,158,42912,6750.590.044
19872,153,316-5,113-0.240.043
19882,134,097-19,219-0.890.042
19892,106,431-27,666-1.300.040
19902,075,912-30,519-1.450.039
19912,040,139-35,773-1.720.038
19922,001,624-38,515-1.890.036
19931,976,699-24,925-1.250.035
19941,986,4939,7940.500.035
19952,044,66158,1682.930.036
19962,160,478115,8175.660.037
19972,326,202165,7247.670.039
19982,517,481191,2798.220.042
19992,699,712182,2317.240.044
20002,848,456148,7445.510.046
20012,953,927105,4713.700.047
20023,024,72970,8022.400.048
20033,077,05852,3291.730.048
20043,135,65158,5931.900.048
20053,218,11682,4652.630.049
20063,329,211111,0953.450.050
20073,461,911132,7003.990.051
20083,607,860145,9494.220.053
20093,754,133146,2734.050.054
20103,891,356137,2233.660.056
20114,017,443126,0873.240.057
20124,135,659118,2162.940.058
20134,248,334112,6752.720.059
20144,359,506111,1722.620.059
20154,472,230112,7242.590.060
20164,586,787114,5572.560.061
20174,702,226115,4392.520.062
20184,818,973116,7472.480.063
20194,937,374118,4012.460.064