Population of Moldova

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Moldova is 3,770,102 as of February 25, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Moldova is projected at 4,024,019 or 4.02 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Moldova is projected at 4,033,963 or 4.03 million people for the year 2020. Moldova ranks number 131th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Moldova is ranked 28th among 48 countries in Europe.

Moldova's population peaked in 1992 with 4.37 mn people after Moldova's population decreased year by year. The Moldova population is projected to reach 3.88 million in 2030 and decrease further to 3.36 million in 2050 and 2.01 million by 2100. Moldova accounts for 0.051 percent of the world population. Its global share has been declining since 0.099% of 1967 and is projected to decline at 0.018% by 2100.

Moldova was at 101st position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 149th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Moldova population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20204,033,963-9,300-0.230.051
20214,024,019-9,944-0.250.050
20224,013,171-10,848-0.270.049
20234,001,344-11,827-0.290.049
20243,988,395-12,949-0.320.048
20253,974,249-14,146-0.350.048
20263,958,890-15,359-0.390.047
20273,942,343-16,547-0.420.047
20283,924,631-17,712-0.450.046
20293,905,800-18,831-0.480.045
20303,885,896-19,904-0.510.045
20313,864,946-20,950-0.540.044
20323,842,993-21,953-0.570.044
20333,820,109-22,884-0.600.043
20343,796,408-23,701-0.620.042
20353,771,974-24,434-0.640.042
20363,746,851-25,123-0.670.041
20373,721,117-25,734-0.690.041
20383,694,852-26,265-0.710.040
20393,668,181-26,671-0.720.040
20403,641,185-26,996-0.740.039
20413,613,936-27,249-0.750.039
20423,586,448-27,488-0.760.038
20433,558,765-27,683-0.770.038
20443,530,880-27,885-0.780.037
20453,502,819-28,061-0.790.037
20463,474,592-28,227-0.810.036
20473,446,222-28,370-0.820.036
20483,417,703-28,519-0.830.035
20493,389,030-28,673-0.840.035
20503,360,177-28,853-0.850.034
20513,331,160-29,017-0.860.034
20523,301,968-29,192-0.880.033
20533,272,579-29,389-0.890.033
20543,242,939-29,640-0.910.033
20553,213,024-29,915-0.920.032
20563,182,840-30,184-0.940.032
20573,152,375-30,465-0.960.031
20583,121,610-30,765-0.980.031
20593,090,502-31,108-1.000.031
20603,059,035-31,467-1.020.030
20613,027,218-31,817-1.040.030
20622,995,079-32,139-1.060.029
20632,962,648-32,431-1.080.029
20642,929,961-32,687-1.100.029
20652,897,081-32,880-1.120.028
20662,864,030-33,051-1.140.028
20672,830,870-33,160-1.160.028
20682,797,674-33,196-1.170.027
20692,764,540-33,134-1.180.027
20702,731,563-32,977-1.190.026
20712,698,793-32,770-1.200.026
20722,666,289-32,504-1.200.026
20732,634,153-32,136-1.210.025
20742,602,507-31,646-1.200.025
20752,571,441-31,066-1.190.025
20762,541,000-30,441-1.180.024
20772,511,227-29,773-1.170.024
20782,482,188-29,039-1.160.024
20792,453,919-28,269-1.140.024
20802,426,478-27,441-1.120.023
20812,399,871-26,607-1.100.023
20822,374,095-25,776-1.070.023
20832,349,153-24,942-1.050.023
20842,325,004-24,149-1.030.022
20852,301,613-23,391-1.010.022
20862,278,954-22,659-0.980.022
20872,257,027-21,927-0.960.022
20882,235,742-21,285-0.940.021
20892,215,056-20,686-0.930.021
20902,194,885-20,171-0.910.021
20912,175,185-19,700-0.900.021
20922,155,907-19,278-0.890.021
20932,137,020-18,887-0.880.021
20942,118,490-18,530-0.870.020
20952,100,269-18,221-0.860.020
20962,082,296-17,973-0.860.020
20972,064,526-17,770-0.850.020
20982,046,863-17,663-0.860.020
20992,029,243-17,620-0.86inf
21002,011,567-17,676-0.87inf

Moldova population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19502,340,997--0.094
19512,381,30040,3031.720.094
19522,431,88550,5852.120.094
19532,490,86658,9812.430.094
19542,556,45765,5912.630.095
19552,627,01270,5552.760.096
19562,700,97373,9612.820.096
19572,776,92775,9542.810.097
19582,853,57276,6452.760.098
19592,929,73876,1662.670.099
19603,004,45274,7142.550.100
19613,076,90272,4502.410.100
19623,146,54269,6402.260.101
19633,213,08866,5462.110.101
19643,276,42763,3391.970.100
19653,336,59260,1651.840.100
19663,393,05156,4591.690.100
19673,445,83352,7821.560.099
19683,496,13350,3001.460.099
19693,545,65049,5171.420.098
19703,595,55549,9051.410.097
19713,646,57151,0161.420.097
19723,698,22651,6551.420.096
19733,749,01450,7881.370.096
19743,796,76447,7501.270.095
19753,840,04543,2811.140.094
19763,878,10538,0600.990.094
19773,911,81533,7100.870.093
19783,943,33631,5210.810.092
19793,975,72132,3850.820.091
19804,011,07635,3550.890.090
19814,049,87738,8010.970.090
19824,091,12941,2521.020.089
19834,133,73742,6081.040.088
19844,175,93342,1961.020.087
19854,216,24940,3160.970.087
19864,254,52038,2710.910.086
19874,290,48735,9670.850.085
19884,322,33731,8500.740.084
19894,347,87825,5410.590.083
19904,365,56417,6860.410.082
19914,375,0509,4860.220.081
19924,376,7931,7430.040.080
19934,371,146-5,647-0.130.078
19944,358,785-12,361-0.280.077
19954,340,597-18,188-0.420.076
19964,316,223-24,374-0.560.074
19974,286,472-29,751-0.690.073
19984,254,836-31,636-0.740.071
19994,225,829-29,007-0.680.070
20004,202,658-23,171-0.550.068
20014,187,093-15,565-0.370.067
20024,178,230-8,863-0.210.066
20034,173,274-4,956-0.120.065
20044,167,959-5,315-0.130.064
20054,159,293-8,666-0.210.063
20064,146,265-13,028-0.310.062
20074,130,136-16,129-0.390.061
20084,112,891-17,245-0.420.060
20094,097,518-15,373-0.370.059
20104,086,081-11,437-0.280.058
20114,079,164-6,917-0.170.058
20124,075,808-3,356-0.080.057
20134,074,591-1,217-0.030.056
20144,073,407-1,184-0.030.056
20154,070,700-2,707-0.070.055
20164,066,009-4,691-0.120.054
20174,059,684-6,325-0.160.053
20184,051,944-7,740-0.190.053
20194,043,263-8,681-0.210.052