Population of United Kingdom

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of United Kingdom is 68,578,348 as of October 06, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of United Kingdom is projected at 68,207,116 or 68.207 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in United Kingdom is projected at 67,886,011 or 67.886 million people for the year 2020. United Kingdom ranks number 21st in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. United Kingdom is ranked 3rd among 48 countries in Europe.

United Kingdom's population will be increased year by year. The United Kingdom population is projected to reach 70.49 million in 2030 and increase further to 74.08 million in 2050 and 78.05 million by 2100. The United Kingdom accounts for 0.87 percent of the world population. However, its global share decreased by 1.96% in 1951 and is projected to decrease by 0.72% by 2100.

United Kingdom was at 9th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 34th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

United Kingdom population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
202067,886,011355,8390.530.87
202168,207,116321,1050.470.87
202268,497,907290,7910.430.86
202368,765,936268,0290.390.86
202469,021,845255,9090.370.85
202569,273,640251,7950.360.85
202669,524,101250,4610.360.84
202769,771,947247,8460.360.84
202870,016,260244,3130.350.83
202970,254,656238,3960.340.83
203070,485,490230,8340.330.82
203170,709,298223,8080.320.82
203270,927,462218,1640.310.82
203371,140,066212,6040.300.81
203471,347,129207,0630.290.81
203571,548,760201,6310.280.81
203671,744,929196,1690.270.80
203771,935,937191,0080.270.80
203872,122,616186,6790.260.79
203972,306,026183,4100.250.79
204072,486,891180,8650.250.79
204172,665,441178,5500.250.78
204272,841,361175,9200.240.78
204373,014,053172,6920.240.78
204473,182,656168,6030.230.78
204573,346,427163,7710.220.77
204673,505,278158,8510.220.77
204773,659,109153,8310.210.77
204873,807,103147,9940.200.77
204973,948,292141,1890.190.76
205074,081,981133,6890.180.76
205174,208,005126,0240.170.76
205274,326,606118,6010.160.76
205374,438,066111,4600.150.75
205474,542,868104,8020.140.75
205574,641,51898,6500.130.75
205674,734,27392,7550.120.75
205774,821,53087,2570.120.75
205874,904,24182,7110.110.74
205974,983,54579,3040.110.74
206075,060,46576,9200.100.74
206175,135,40174,9360.100.74
206275,208,70673,3050.100.74
206375,281,33472,6280.100.73
206475,354,28572,9510.100.73
206575,428,31674,0310.100.73
206675,503,85375,5370.100.73
206775,580,85377,0000.100.73
206875,658,87078,0170.100.73
206975,737,15878,2880.100.73
207075,815,10877,9500.100.72
207175,892,70877,6000.100.72
207275,970,00877,3000.100.72
207376,046,48676,4780.100.72
207476,121,51675,0300.100.72
207576,194,67473,1580.100.72
207676,265,86271,1880.090.72
207776,335,21569,3530.090.72
207876,402,93467,7190.090.72
207976,469,35666,4220.090.72
208076,534,82665,4700.090.72
208176,599,39464,5680.080.72
208276,663,29763,9030.080.72
208376,727,23763,9400.080.72
208476,792,09064,8530.080.72
208576,858,55766,4670.090.71
208676,926,86968,3120.090.71
208776,997,05070,1810.090.71
208877,069,26572,2150.090.71
208977,143,60974,3440.100.71
209077,220,08476,4750.100.71
209177,298,64078,5560.100.71
209277,379,14480,5040.100.71
209377,461,38782,2430.110.71
209477,545,08183,6940.110.72
209577,629,88784,8060.110.72
209677,715,36085,4730.110.72
209777,801,03085,6700.110.72
209877,886,33485,3040.110.72
209977,970,64284,3080.110.72
210078,053,26082,6180.110.72

United Kingdom population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
195050,616,014--2.00
195150,601,935-14,079-0.031.96
195250,651,28049,3450.101.93
195350,750,97699,6960.201.90
195450,890,915139,9390.281.87
195551,063,902172,9870.341.84
195651,265,880201,9780.401.82
195751,495,702229,8220.451.79
195851,754,673258,9710.501.77
195952,045,662290,9890.561.75
196052,370,602324,9400.621.73
196152,727,768357,1660.681.71
196253,109,399381,6310.721.69
196353,500,716391,3170.741.67
196453,882,751382,0350.711.65
196554,240,850358,0990.661.62
196654,568,868328,0180.601.60
196754,866,534297,6660.551.58
196855,132,596266,0620.481.55
196955,367,947235,3510.431.53
197055,573,453205,5060.371.50
197155,748,531175,0780.321.48
197255,892,418143,8870.261.45
197356,006,296113,8780.201.43
197456,092,06685,7700.151.40
197556,152,33360,2670.111.38
197656,188,34836,0150.061.35
197756,203,59515,2470.031.33
197856,205,9132,3180.001.31
197956,205,083-8300.001.28
198056,209,1714,0880.011.26
198156,220,73511,5640.021.24
198256,241,41220,6770.041.22
198356,276,79835,3860.061.20
198456,332,90156,1030.101.18
198556,413,55380,6520.141.16
198656,522,503108,9500.191.14
198756,658,270135,7670.241.12
198856,812,757154,4870.271.10
198956,974,297161,5400.281.09
199057,134,391160,0940.281.07
199157,290,785156,3940.271.06
199257,446,037155,2520.271.04
199357,602,284156,2470.271.03
199457,763,378161,0940.281.02
199557,932,453169,0750.291.01
199658,113,557181,1040.311.00
199758,307,313193,7560.330.99
199858,509,974202,6610.350.98
199958,715,854205,8800.350.97
200058,923,309207,4550.350.96
200159,124,288200,9790.340.95
200259,326,294202,0060.340.94
200359,561,432235,1380.400.93
200459,872,753311,3210.520.93
200560,287,954415,2010.690.92
200660,821,356533,4020.880.92
200761,455,162633,8061.040.92
200862,145,097689,9351.120.92
200962,828,616683,5191.100.91
201063,459,808631,1921.000.91
201164,021,919562,1110.890.91
201264,525,312503,3930.790.91
201364,984,018458,7060.710.90
201465,423,047439,0290.680.90
201565,860,146437,0990.670.89
201666,297,944437,7980.660.89
201766,727,461429,5170.650.88
201867,141,684414,2230.620.88
201967,530,172388,4880.580.88