Population of Liberia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Liberia is 5,291,028 as of May 21, 2022, 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
20205,057,681120,3072.440.065
20215,180,203122,5222.420.066
20225,305,117124,9142.410.067
20235,432,271127,1542.400.068
20245,561,375129,1042.380.069
20255,692,195130,8202.350.070
20265,824,726132,5312.330.071
20275,959,024134,2982.310.072
20286,094,999135,9752.280.073
20296,232,543137,5442.260.074
20306,371,553139,0102.230.075
20316,511,969140,4162.200.076
20326,653,703141,7342.180.077
20336,796,689142,9862.150.078
20346,940,812144,1232.120.079
20357,085,999145,1872.090.080
20367,232,149146,1502.060.081
20377,379,195147,0462.030.082
20387,527,085147,8902.000.083
20397,675,748148,6631.980.084
20407,825,131149,3831.950.085
20417,975,165150,0341.920.086
20428,125,779150,6141.890.087
20438,276,851151,0721.860.088
20448,428,251151,4001.830.089
20458,579,902151,6511.800.090
20468,731,698151,7961.770.092
20478,883,600151,9021.740.093
20489,035,585151,9851.710.094
20499,187,639152,0541.680.095
20509,339,752152,1131.660.096
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
205610,250,160151,1501.500.103
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
206211,147,130148,0231.350.109
206311,294,358147,2281.320.110
206411,440,635146,2771.300.111
206511,585,869145,2341.270.112
206611,729,951144,0821.240.113
206711,872,818142,8671.220.114
206812,014,438141,6201.190.115
206912,154,784140,3461.170.117
207012,293,825139,0411.140.118
207112,431,497137,6721.120.119
207212,567,725136,2281.100.120
207312,702,346134,6211.070.121
207412,835,212132,8661.050.122
207512,966,182130,9701.020.123
207613,095,171128,9890.990.124
207713,222,129126,9580.970.125
207813,347,064124,9350.940.125
207913,469,996122,9320.920.126
208013,590,907120,9110.900.127
208113,709,785118,8780.870.128
208213,826,571116,7860.850.129
208313,941,161114,5900.830.130
208414,053,447112,2860.810.131
208514,163,343109,8960.780.132
208614,270,802107,4590.760.133
208714,375,828105,0260.740.133
208814,478,457102,6290.710.134
208914,578,766100,3090.690.135
209014,676,81298,0460.670.136
209114,772,59795,7850.650.137
209214,866,07993,4820.630.137
209314,957,18991,1100.610.138
209415,045,86588,6760.590.139
209515,132,04686,1810.570.139
209615,215,69883,6520.550.140
209715,296,79581,0970.530.141
209815,375,36178,5660.510.141
209915,451,42576,0640.490.142
210015,525,03473,6090.480.143

Liberia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
1950930,030--0.037
1951943,66013,6301.470.037
1952958,70415,0441.590.036
1953975,06216,3581.710.036
1954992,64917,5871.800.036
19551,011,36318,7141.890.036
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
19781,740,91448,7742.880.040
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
19882,134,097-19,219-0.890.041
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
19992,699,712182,2317.240.045
20002,848,456148,7445.510.046
20012,953,927105,4713.700.047
20023,024,72970,8022.400.048
20033,077,05852,3291.730.048
20043,135,65158,5931.900.049
20053,218,11682,4652.630.049
20063,329,211111,0953.450.050
20073,461,911132,7003.990.052
20083,607,860145,9494.220.053
20093,754,133146,2734.050.055
20103,891,356137,2233.660.056
20114,017,443126,0873.240.057
20124,135,659118,2162.940.058
20134,248,334112,6752.720.059
20144,359,506111,1722.620.060
20154,472,230112,7242.590.061
20164,586,787114,5572.560.061
20174,702,226115,4392.520.062
20184,818,973116,7472.480.063
20194,937,374118,4012.460.064