Demographics of Philippines

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date04 Nov 2021

As of 2021, the population of Philippines is projected at 111.05 million, up by 1.34% compared with 109.58 million in 2020. Philippines is ranked 13th in terms of population and 83rd in terms of population growth rate.

There are 2.19 million births in Philippines in 2021. That is 6,001 per day, which is ranked 13th. The crude birth rate is 19.7 per 1000 people. There are 0.67 million deaths in Philippines in 2021. That is 1,840 per day, which is ranked 15th. The crude death rate is 6.05 per 1000 people.

53.07 million people are living in urban areas, which is 47.68% of Philippines population. Philippines is ranked 163rd in terms of urbanization.

The Sex Ratio in Philippines in 2021 is 100.79 males per 100 females. There are 55.74 million males and 55.31 million females in Philippines. The percentage of female population is 49.80% compare to 50.20% male population. Philippines has 0.43 million more males than females. Philippines is at 142nd position out of 201 countries/territories in terms of female to male ratio.

  • Population
  • Growth rate

Philippines population

Year Population Growth (%)
195018,580,483-
195522,177,0603.56
196026,269,7413.4
196530,909,9973.18
197035,803,5912.92
197541,285,7412.84
198047,357,7412.77
198554,275,8362.74
199061,895,1692.58
199569,784,0872.35
200077,991,7572.18
200586,326,2511.91
201093,966,7841.68
2015102,113,2061.59
2016103,663,8121.52
2017105,172,9211.46
2018106,651,3941.41
2019108,116,6221.37
2020109,581,0851.35
2021111,046,9101.34
  • Total
  • Crude

Philippines death and birth rate

Year Total Crude(per 1000)
DeathBirthCrude deathCrude birth
1950264,839947,24113.8949.89
1955258,1681,046,88211.6147.08
1960255,5431,167,5169.6944.30
1965263,9541,287,8728.5341.65
1970286,9041,406,2707.9939.20
1975324,8561,562,8137.8537.77
1980360,0641,735,3967.5936.57
1985385,4991,900,1547.0834.94
1990389,3852,043,9906.3033.02
1995388,1992,166,8145.5631.02
2000424,3172,312,5675.4329.61
2005471,0412,358,1745.4727.37
2010529,5282,358,4805.6225.02
2015590,7682,269,3355.8022.27
2020655,2582,182,5015.9819.89
2021671,7812,190,3986.0519.70
  • Population
  • Urbanization

Urban and rural population of Philippines

Year Population Urbanization
UrbanRuralgrowth rate (%)Urban (%)
19505,041,79713,538,693-27.135
19556,365,91915,813,1824.7228.702
19607,959,85018,313,1754.4430.297
19659,770,04021,143,8934.0431.604
197011,807,88223,996,8473.8932.979
197514,684,34726,610,7774.3235.560
198017,752,90029,644,0684.0637.456
198522,943,78031,379,8685.1642.235
199029,106,43232,840,9164.3846.986
199532,515,48637,320,2292.1646.560
200035,981,06542,010,5041.9846.135
200539,435,90546,838,3321.7045.710
201042,487,93451,238,6901.5545.332
201547,078,19954,638,1602.0346.284
202052,008,60357,694,7932.0347.408
202153,074,11258,228,6842.0547.684
  • Population pyramid
  • Gender ratio

Philippines population by Age Group (2011)

Age group Male Female Total M per 100 F
PersonsShare (%)
00-04 5,320,893 5,051,078 10,371,971 9.34 105.342
05-09 5,843,517 5,540,565 11,384,082 10.25 105.468
10-14 5,641,525 5,393,192 11,034,717 9.94 104.605
15-19 5,436,597 5,095,919 10,532,516 9.48 106.685
20-24 5,238,986 4,935,986 10,174,972 9.16 106.139
25-29 4,902,309 4,745,765 9,648,074 8.69 103.299
30-34 4,287,625 4,195,711 8,483,336 7.64 102.191
35-39 3,723,796 3,688,116 7,411,912 6.67 100.967
40-44 3,355,709 3,319,854 6,675,563 6.01 101.080
45-49 2,942,529 2,935,598 5,878,127 5.29 100.236
50-54 2,586,598 2,629,695 5,216,293 4.70 98.361
55-59 2,134,986 2,238,593 4,373,579 3.94 95.372
60-64 1,667,963 1,840,072 3,508,035 3.16 90.647
65-69 1,188,857 1,411,463 2,600,320 2.34 84.229
70-74 749,641 1,002,486 1,752,127 1.58 74.778
75-79 403,428 628,602 1,032,030 0.93 64.179
80-84 209,003 390,433 599,436 0.54 53.531
85-89 83,335 181,616 264,951 0.24 45.885
90-94 20,305 65,089 85,394 0.08 31.196
95-99 2,827 14,653 17,480 0.02 19.293
100+ 232 1,763 1,995 0.00 13.159
Total 55,740,661 55,306,249 111,046,910 100.785