Population of Somalia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date03 Mar 2024

The current population of Somalia is 18,691,252 as of June 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Somalia is projected at 18,706,922 or 18.71 million as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Somalia is projected at 18,143,378 or 18.14 million people for the year 2023.

Somalia ranks 68th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Somalia is ranked 24th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Somalia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
202217,329,99217,597,511535,0383.0410.22
202317,865,03018,143,378556,6973.0690.23
202418,421,72718,706,922570,3893.0490.23
202518,992,11619,281,903579,5743.0060.24
202619,571,69019,867,185590,9912.9750.24
202720,162,68120,463,994602,6252.9450.25
202820,765,30621,071,158611,7042.9030.25
202921,377,01021,689,079624,1382.8780.26
203022,001,14822,316,857631,4182.8300.26
203122,632,56622,954,690644,2472.8070.27
203223,276,81323,603,148652,6702.7650.27
203323,929,48324,260,802662,6372.7310.28
203424,592,12024,929,000673,7612.7030.28
203525,265,88125,606,196680,6292.6580.29
203625,946,51026,289,267685,5132.6080.29
203726,632,02326,980,593697,1402.5840.30
203827,329,16327,679,425700,5242.5310.31
203928,029,68728,383,844708,3142.4960.31
204028,738,00129,094,714713,4272.4520.32
204129,451,42829,812,160721,4632.4200.32
204230,172,89130,535,607725,4312.3760.33
204330,898,32231,263,713730,7812.3380.33
204431,629,10331,997,075735,9452.3000.34
204532,365,04832,734,341738,5862.2560.35
204633,103,63433,475,243743,2182.2200.35
204733,846,85234,220,748747,7922.1850.36
204834,594,64434,967,417745,5462.1320.36
204935,340,19035,714,724749,0692.0970.37
205036,089,25936,462,830747,1432.0490.38
205136,836,40237,211,342749,8812.0150.38
205237,586,28337,960,722748,8781.9730.39
205338,335,16138,710,516750,7091.9390.39
205439,085,87039,461,313750,8851.9030.40
205539,836,75540,210,639747,7681.8600.41
205640,584,52340,957,262745,4791.8200.41
205741,330,00241,701,251742,4991.7810.42
205842,072,50142,442,082739,1621.7420.42
205942,811,66343,179,007734,6881.7020.43
206043,546,35143,912,900733,0981.6690.44
206144,279,44944,641,487724,0761.6220.44
206245,003,52545,364,664722,2771.5920.45
206345,725,80246,084,962718,3201.5590.45
206446,444,12246,800,928713,6121.5250.46
206547,157,73447,512,003708,5381.4910.47
206647,866,27248,217,096701,6471.4550.47
206748,567,91948,916,611697,3851.4260.48
206849,265,30449,608,084685,5611.3820.48
206949,950,86550,290,955680,1811.3530.49
207050,631,04650,967,024671,9561.3180.49
207151,303,00251,636,346666,6871.2910.50
207251,969,68952,299,005658,6311.2590.51
207352,628,32052,953,816650,9921.2290.51
207453,279,31253,600,468642,3121.1980.52
207553,921,62454,239,537635,8261.1720.52
207654,557,45054,866,625618,3501.1270.53
207755,175,80055,479,980608,3601.0970.53
207855,784,16056,084,971601,6221.0730.54
207956,385,78256,681,407591,2501.0430.54
208056,977,03257,264,688575,3111.0050.55
208157,552,34357,833,978563,2710.9740.56
208258,115,61458,393,789556,3490.9530.56
208358,671,96358,945,283546,6410.9270.57
208459,218,60459,486,365535,5220.9000.57
208559,754,12660,016,254524,2560.8740.58
208660,278,38260,530,014503,2640.8310.58
208760,781,64661,029,626495,9590.8130.59
208861,277,60561,521,694488,1770.7940.59
208961,765,78262,000,715469,8650.7580.59
209062,235,64762,464,711458,1280.7330.60
209162,693,77562,916,338445,1260.7070.60
209263,138,90163,353,514429,2250.6780.61
209363,568,12663,775,871415,4900.6510.61
209463,983,61664,184,959402,6860.6270.62
209564,386,30264,578,676384,7480.5960.62
209664,771,05064,955,971369,8430.5690.63
209765,140,89365,317,937354,0880.5420.63
209865,494,98165,668,553347,1430.5290.63
209965,842,12466,008,750333,2530.5050.64
210066,175,37766,335,733320,7120.4830.64

Somalia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19502,181,3672,213,05263,3692.8640.09
19512,244,7362,276,33463,1962.7760.09
19522,307,9322,339,49963,1352.6990.09
19532,371,0672,402,34862,5622.6040.09
19542,433,6292,465,55263,8462.5900.09
19552,497,4752,529,91064,8702.5640.09
19562,562,3452,595,39166,0922.5470.09
19572,628,4372,662,08467,2932.5280.09
19582,695,7302,729,16066,8612.4500.09
19592,762,5912,798,19171,1992.5450.09
19602,833,7902,870,73273,8842.5740.10
19612,907,6742,945,66275,9772.5790.10
19622,983,6513,022,82778,3532.5920.10
19633,062,0043,102,17080,3322.5900.10
19643,142,3363,183,59082,5072.5920.10
19653,224,8433,267,59385,5012.6170.10
19663,310,3443,353,66586,6422.5840.10
19673,396,9863,441,79989,6262.6040.10
19683,486,6123,532,42091,6162.5940.10
19693,578,2283,625,27494,0932.5960.10
19703,672,3213,720,97797,3122.6150.10
19713,769,6333,818,38997,5122.5540.10
19723,867,1453,918,220102,1512.6070.10
19733,969,2964,022,336106,0802.6370.10
19744,075,3764,125,823100,8942.4460.10
19754,176,2704,228,289104,0392.4610.10
19764,280,3094,333,779106,9402.4680.10
19774,387,2494,449,505124,5122.7990.11
19784,511,7614,777,703531,88411.1440.11
19795,043,6455,408,813730,33613.5230.12
19805,773,9815,892,224236,4854.0140.13
19816,010,4665,934,938-151,056-2.5450.13
19825,859,4105,951,805184,7903.1050.13
19836,044,2006,142,513196,6263.2010.13
19846,240,8266,369,020256,3874.0260.13
19856,497,2136,630,637266,8484.0250.14
19866,764,0616,908,579289,0364.1840.14
19877,053,0977,158,004209,8142.9310.14
19887,262,9117,160,461-204,900-2.8620.14
19897,058,0117,035,378-45,266-0.6430.13
19907,012,7456,999,096-27,299-0.3900.13
19916,985,4466,732,702-505,489-7.5110.12
19926,479,9576,428,141-103,631-1.6120.12
19936,376,3266,620,729488,8067.3860.12
19946,865,1326,959,828189,3932.7210.12
19957,054,5257,210,930312,8104.3390.13
19967,367,3357,472,450210,2302.8140.13
19977,577,5657,734,313313,4964.0540.13
19987,891,0618,056,862331,6024.1160.13
19998,222,6638,384,479323,6323.8600.14
20008,546,2958,721,465350,3404.0180.14
20018,896,6359,070,747348,2243.8390.15
20029,244,8599,411,103332,4873.5330.15
20039,577,3469,758,281361,8693.7090.15
20049,939,21510,117,354356,2793.5220.16
200510,295,49410,467,292343,5963.2830.16
200610,639,09010,784,973291,7662.7050.16
200710,930,85611,118,092374,4723.3680.17
200811,305,32811,444,870279,0832.4390.17
200911,584,41111,730,037291,2522.4830.17
201011,875,66312,026,649301,9732.5110.17
201112,177,63612,216,83778,4030.6420.17
201212,256,03912,440,326368,5752.9630.17
201312,624,61412,852,485455,7423.5460.18
201413,080,35613,309,235457,7583.4400.18
201513,538,11413,763,906451,5853.2810.19
201613,989,69914,292,847606,2964.2430.19
201714,595,99514,864,221536,4523.6090.20
201815,132,44715,411,094557,2933.6170.20
201915,689,74015,981,300583,1213.6490.21
202016,272,86116,537,016528,3093.1950.21
202116,801,17017,065,581528,8223.0990.22