Population of Réunion

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Réunion is 907,361 as of May 20, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Réunion is projected at 901,686 or 901.69 thousands as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Réunion is projected at 895,312 or 895.31 thousands people for the year 2020. Réunion ranks number 162nd in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Réunion is ranked 51st among 58 countries in Africa.

Réunion's population peak will be 2051 with 1.00 mn people after Réunion's population will be decreased year by year. The Réunion population is projected to reach 954.0 thousands in 2030 and increase further to 1.00 million in 2050, and it will decrease by 901.2 thousands by 2100. Réunion accounts for 0.011 percent of the world population. However, its global share will decline by 0.010% in 2048 and is projected to decline at 0.008% by 2100.

Réunion was at 160th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 167th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Réunion population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
2020895,3126,3850.720.011
2021901,6866,3740.710.011
2022908,0616,3750.710.011
2023914,3856,3240.700.011
2024920,6096,2240.680.011
2025926,6996,0900.660.011
2026932,6395,9400.640.011
2027938,4135,7740.620.011
2028944,0415,6280.600.011
2029949,4995,4580.580.011
2030954,8065,3070.560.011
2031959,9545,1480.540.011
2032964,9224,9680.520.011
2033969,6904,7680.490.011
2034974,2254,5350.470.011
2035978,5114,2860.440.011
2036982,5404,0290.410.011
2037986,2923,7520.380.011
2038989,7743,4820.350.011
2039992,9793,2050.320.011
2040995,8942,9150.290.011
2041998,5212,6270.260.011
20421,000,8782,3570.240.011
20431,002,9332,0550.210.011
20441,004,7151,7820.180.011
20451,006,2221,5070.150.011
20461,007,4531,2310.120.011
20471,008,4289750.100.011
20481,009,1457170.070.010
20491,009,6174720.050.010
20501,009,8762590.030.010
20511,009,905290.000.010
20521,009,731-174-0.020.010
20531,009,369-362-0.040.010
20541,008,839-530-0.050.010
20551,008,173-666-0.070.010
20561,007,376-797-0.080.010
20571,006,445-931-0.090.010
20581,005,418-1,027-0.100.010
20591,004,297-1,121-0.110.010
20601,003,083-1,214-0.120.010
20611,001,798-1,285-0.130.010
20621,000,455-1,343-0.130.010
2063999,064-1,391-0.140.010
2064997,621-1,443-0.140.010
2065996,145-1,476-0.150.010
2066994,629-1,516-0.150.010
2067993,097-1,532-0.150.010
2068991,531-1,566-0.160.010
2069989,947-1,584-0.160.009
2070988,321-1,626-0.160.009
2071986,685-1,636-0.170.009
2072985,012-1,673-0.170.009
2073983,310-1,702-0.170.009
2074981,562-1,748-0.180.009
2075979,759-1,803-0.180.009
2076977,903-1,856-0.190.009
2077975,981-1,922-0.200.009
2078973,991-1,990-0.200.009
2079971,921-2,070-0.210.009
2080969,764-2,157-0.220.009
2081967,515-2,249-0.230.009
2082965,170-2,345-0.240.009
2083962,715-2,455-0.250.009
2084960,135-2,580-0.270.009
2085957,428-2,707-0.280.009
2086954,594-2,834-0.300.009
2087951,630-2,964-0.310.009
2088948,519-3,111-0.330.009
2089945,279-3,240-0.340.009
2090941,903-3,376-0.360.009
2091938,385-3,518-0.370.009
2092934,733-3,652-0.390.009
2093930,954-3,779-0.400.009
2094927,041-3,913-0.420.009
2095923,007-4,034-0.440.009
2096918,862-4,145-0.450.008
2097914,599-4,263-0.460.008
2098910,241-4,358-0.480.008
2099905,780-4,461-0.490.008
2100901,249-4,531-0.500.008

Réunion population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
1950248,110--0.010
1951259,29511,1854.510.010
1952268,4869,1913.540.010
1953276,5268,0402.990.010
1954284,0807,5542.730.010
1955291,6587,5782.670.011
1956299,5717,9132.710.011
1957307,9798,4082.810.011
1958316,8798,9002.890.011
1959326,1679,2882.930.011
1960335,6939,5262.920.011
1961345,4059,7122.890.011
1962355,42910,0242.900.011
1963366,07810,6493.000.011
1964377,79111,7133.200.012
1965390,77512,9843.440.012
1966405,29014,5153.710.012
1967420,98815,6983.870.012
1968436,69015,7023.730.012
1969450,74014,0503.220.012
1970462,02511,2852.500.012
1971470,1198,0941.750.012
1972475,4735,3541.140.012
1973478,9103,4370.720.012
1974481,6892,7790.580.012
1975484,7773,0880.640.012
1976488,3493,5720.740.012
1977492,2863,9370.810.012
1978496,9114,6250.940.012
1979502,5005,5891.120.011
1980509,2656,7651.350.011
1981517,4138,1481.600.011
1982526,9499,5361.840.011
1983537,40010,4511.980.011
1984548,14110,7412.000.011
1985558,69910,5581.930.011
1986568,91710,2181.830.011
1987578,93810,0211.760.011
1988588,98610,0481.740.011
1989599,45410,4681.780.011
1990610,58211,1281.860.011
1991622,41811,8361.940.011
1992634,79312,3751.990.012
1993647,58812,7952.020.012
1994660,56312,9752.000.012
1995673,54112,9781.960.012
1996686,46312,9221.920.012
1997699,29912,8361.870.012
1998711,99212,6931.820.012
1999724,48412,4921.750.012
2000736,71012,2261.690.012
2001748,65811,9481.620.012
2002760,25811,6001.550.012
2003771,38411,1261.460.012
2004781,86410,4801.360.012
2005791,5989,7341.240.012
2006800,5408,9421.130.012
2007808,7308,1901.020.012
2008816,3187,5880.940.012
2009823,5227,2040.880.012
2010830,5196,9970.850.012
2011837,3356,8160.820.012
2012843,9846,6490.790.012
2013850,5146,5300.770.012
2014856,9616,4470.760.012
2015863,3636,4020.750.012
2016869,7436,3800.740.012
2017876,1346,3910.730.012
2018882,5266,3920.730.012
2019888,9276,4010.730.012