Population of Sao Tome and Principe

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date13 Jun 2024

The current population of Sao Tome and Principe is 236,631 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Sao Tome and Principe is projected at 236,381, or 236k, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Sao Tome and Principe is projected at 231,856, or 232k people for the year 2023.

Sao Tome and Principe ranks 188th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Sao Tome and Principe is ranked 56th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

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  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Sao Tome and Principe population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
2022225,155227,3804,4491.9570.00
2023229,604231,8564,5031.9420.00
2024234,107236,3814,5491.9240.00
2025238,656240,9794,6461.9280.00
2026243,302245,6644,7241.9230.00
2027248,026250,4134,7741.9070.00
2028252,800255,2234,8461.8990.00
2029257,646260,1014,9111.8880.00
2030262,557265,0364,9571.8700.00
2031267,514270,0265,0241.8610.00
2032272,538275,0895,1021.8550.00
2033277,640280,2165,1511.8380.00
2034282,791285,3835,1841.8170.00
2035287,975290,5755,2001.7900.00
2036293,175295,7895,2281.7680.00
2037298,403301,0245,2421.7410.00
2038303,645306,2615,2321.7080.00
2039308,877311,4905,2261.6780.00
2040314,103316,6925,1781.6350.00
2041319,281321,8575,1521.6010.00
2042324,433326,9855,1041.5610.00
2043329,537332,0795,0841.5310.00
2044334,621337,1395,0351.4930.00
2045339,656342,1544,9971.4600.00
2046344,653347,1304,9541.4270.00
2047349,607352,0754,9351.4020.00
2048354,542356,9754,8661.3630.00
2049359,408361,8334,8501.3400.00
2050364,258366,6634,8101.3120.00
2051369,068371,4644,7931.2900.00
2052373,861376,2504,7781.2700.00
2053378,639381,0144,7511.2470.00
2054383,390385,7384,6951.2170.00
2055388,085390,4004,6301.1860.00
2056392,715395,0164,6021.1650.00
2057397,317399,6034,5731.1440.00
2058401,890404,1474,5131.1170.00
2059406,403408,6384,4701.0940.00
2060410,873413,0894,4311.0730.00
2061415,304417,5054,4031.0550.00
2062419,707421,8734,3331.0270.00
2063424,040426,1934,3071.0110.00
2064428,347430,4634,2320.9830.00
2065432,579434,6854,2120.9690.00
2066436,791438,8724,1620.9480.00
2067440,953443,0004,0950.9240.00
2068445,048447,0714,0460.9050.00
2069449,094451,0753,9630.8790.00
2070453,057455,0063,8980.8570.00
2071456,955458,8823,8550.8400.00
2072460,810462,6903,7590.8120.00
2073464,569466,4213,7030.7940.00
2074468,272470,0633,5820.7620.00
2075471,854473,5993,4890.7370.00
2076475,343477,0503,4140.7160.00
2077478,757480,4303,3460.6960.00
2078482,103483,7213,2350.6690.00
2079485,338486,9093,1430.6460.00
2080488,481490,0173,0730.6270.00
2081491,554493,0302,9520.5990.00
2082494,506495,9212,8290.5700.00
2083497,335498,7092,7480.5510.00
2084500,083501,4112,6560.5300.00
2085502,739504,0022,5270.5010.00
2086505,266506,4752,4180.4770.00
2087507,684508,8492,3290.4580.00
2088510,013511,1302,2330.4370.00
2089512,246513,3092,1270.4140.00
2090514,373515,4102,0750.4030.00
2091516,448517,4231,9490.3770.00
2092518,397519,3311,8680.3600.00
2093520,265521,1541,7790.3410.01
2094522,044522,8991,7110.3270.01
2095523,755524,5551,6000.3050.01
2096525,355526,1421,5740.2990.01
2097526,929527,6641,4700.2790.01
2098528,399529,1021,4070.2660.01
2099529,806530,4711,3300.2510.01
2100531,136531,7581,2440.2340.01

Sao Tome and Principe population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
195060,42660,9751,0981.8010.00
195161,52462,0501,0531.6970.00
195262,57763,0238911.4140.00
195363,46863,8647911.2390.00
195464,25964,6147101.0990.00
195564,96965,3006621.0140.00
195665,63165,9195760.8740.00
195766,20766,4635130.7720.00
195866,72066,9925430.8110.00
195967,26367,5325380.7970.00
196067,80168,0384750.6980.00
196168,27668,7058581.2490.00
196269,13469,5207721.1100.00
196369,90670,2727331.0430.00
196470,63970,9927060.9940.00
196571,34571,7307691.0720.00
196672,11472,5679061.2490.00
196773,02073,5641,0881.4790.00
196874,10874,7391,2611.6870.00
196975,36976,0591,3811.8160.00
197076,75077,5831,6662.1470.00
197178,41679,2261,6202.0450.00
197280,03680,8351,5981.9770.00
197381,63482,4721,6762.0320.00
197483,31084,1891,7582.0880.00
197585,06886,0371,9392.2540.00
197687,00788,0782,1422.4320.00
197789,14990,2992,3002.5470.00
197891,44992,6592,4192.6110.00
197993,86895,0172,2992.4200.00
198096,16797,2102,0862.1460.00
198198,25399,1701,8341.8490.00
1982100,087100,9311,6891.6730.00
1983101,776102,6501,7471.7020.00
1984103,523104,4971,9481.8640.00
1985105,471106,6072,2722.1310.00
1986107,743108,9662,4472.2460.00
1987110,190111,6102,8402.5450.00
1988113,030114,5132,9662.5900.00
1989115,996117,4452,8972.4670.00
1990118,893120,3432,9002.4100.00
1991121,793123,0842,5822.0980.00
1992124,375125,6482,5462.0260.00
1993126,921128,1822,5221.9680.00
1994129,443130,6662,4461.8720.00
1995131,889133,0772,3761.7850.00
1996134,265135,4122,2951.6950.00
1997136,560137,6562,1921.5920.00
1998138,752139,7902,0751.4840.00
1999140,827141,8081,9621.3840.00
2000142,789143,7141,8491.2870.00
2001144,638146,2583,2402.2150.00
2002147,878149,8413,9272.6210.00
2003151,805153,7623,9132.5450.00
2004155,718157,6973,9582.5100.00
2005159,676161,6804,0092.4800.00
2006163,685165,7254,0792.4610.00
2007167,764169,8454,1612.4500.00
2008171,925174,0044,1572.3890.00
2009176,082178,1284,0922.2970.00
2010180,174182,1383,9292.1570.00
2011184,103186,0443,8832.0870.00
2012187,986189,9243,8772.0410.00
2013191,863193,7573,7881.9550.00
2014195,651197,4973,6921.8690.00
2015199,343201,1243,5611.7710.00
2016202,904204,6323,4571.6890.00
2017206,361208,0363,3511.6110.00
2018209,712211,3443,2641.5440.00
2019212,976214,5993,2461.5130.00
2020216,222218,6414,8382.2130.00
2021221,060223,1074,0951.8350.00