Population of Zimbabwe

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Zimbabwe is 15,395,908 as of October 06, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Zimbabwe is projected at 15,092,171 or 15.092 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Zimbabwe is projected at 14,862,924 or 14.863 million people for the year 2020. Zimbabwe ranks number 74th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Zimbabwe is ranked 26th among 58 countries in Africa.

Zimbabwe's population will be increased year by year. The Zimbabwe population is projected to reach 17.60 million in 2030 and increase further to 23.95 million in 2050 and 30.97 million by 2100. Zimbabwe accounts for 0.19 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.19% in 2013 and is projected to increase by 0.28% by 2100.

Zimbabwe was at 92nd position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase to 66th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Zimbabwe population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
202014,862,924217,4561.480.19
202115,092,171229,2471.540.19
202215,331,428239,2571.590.19
202315,581,031249,6031.630.19
202415,840,804259,7731.670.20
202516,110,482269,6781.700.20
202616,390,393279,9111.740.20
202716,680,450290,0571.770.20
202816,979,324298,8741.790.20
202917,285,172305,8481.800.20
203017,596,447311,2751.800.21
203117,912,396315,9491.800.21
203218,232,658320,2621.790.21
203318,556,501323,8431.780.21
203418,883,215326,7141.760.21
203519,212,087328,8721.740.22
203619,542,425330,3381.720.22
203719,873,490331,0651.690.22
203820,204,549331,0591.670.22
203920,534,821330,2721.630.22
204020,863,619328,7981.600.23
204121,190,348326,7291.570.23
204221,514,441324,0931.530.23
204321,835,279320,8381.490.23
204422,152,223316,9441.450.23
204522,464,718312,4951.410.24
204622,772,389307,6711.370.24
204723,074,921302,5321.330.24
204823,371,912296,9911.290.24
204923,662,994291,0821.250.24
205023,947,923284,9291.200.25
205124,226,480278,5571.160.25
205224,498,653272,1731.120.25
205324,764,693266,0401.090.25
205425,024,977260,2841.050.25
205525,279,857254,8801.020.25
205625,529,346249,4890.990.26
205725,773,474244,1280.960.26
205826,012,596239,1220.930.26
205926,247,121234,5250.900.26
206026,477,355230,2340.880.26
206126,703,402226,0470.850.26
206226,925,198221,7960.830.26
206327,142,697217,4990.810.26
206427,355,758213,0610.780.27
206527,564,240208,4820.760.27
206627,768,073203,8330.740.27
206727,967,172199,0990.720.27
206828,161,275194,1030.690.27
206928,350,091188,8160.670.27
207028,533,327183,2360.650.27
207128,710,832177,5050.620.27
207228,882,447171,6150.600.27
207329,047,884165,4370.570.28
207429,206,827158,9430.550.28
207529,359,016152,1890.520.28
207629,504,310145,2940.490.28
207729,642,600138,2900.470.28
207829,773,689131,0890.440.28
207929,897,382123,6930.420.28
208030,013,542116,1600.390.28
208130,122,132108,5900.360.28
208230,223,190101,0580.340.28
208330,316,76793,5770.310.28
208430,402,95286,1850.280.28
208530,481,88578,9330.260.28
208630,553,63071,7450.240.28
208730,618,37964,7490.210.28
208830,676,48958,1100.190.28
208930,728,36551,8760.170.28
209030,774,40746,0420.150.28
209130,814,89740,4900.130.28
209230,850,04435,1470.110.28
209330,880,01829,9740.100.28
209430,904,98424,9660.080.28
209530,925,14520,1610.070.28
209630,940,77915,6340.050.28
209730,952,20911,4300.040.28
209830,959,8117,6020.020.28
209930,964,0414,2300.010.28
210030,965,4151,3740.000.28

Zimbabwe population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19502,746,852--0.11
19512,832,26185,4093.110.11
19522,922,04189,7803.170.11
19533,015,65693,6153.200.11
19543,112,78497,1283.220.11
19553,213,286100,5023.230.12
19563,317,281103,9953.240.12
19573,425,069107,7883.250.12
19583,537,164112,0953.270.12
19593,654,173117,0093.310.12
19603,776,681122,5083.350.12
19613,905,034128,3533.400.13
19624,039,201134,1673.440.13
19634,178,726139,5253.450.13
19644,322,861144,1353.450.13
19654,471,177148,3163.430.13
19664,623,351152,1743.400.14
19674,779,827156,4763.380.14
19684,941,906162,0793.390.14
19695,111,337169,4313.430.14
19705,289,303177,9663.480.14
19715,476,982187,6793.550.15
19725,673,911196,9293.600.15
19735,877,726203,8153.590.15
19746,085,074207,3483.530.15
19756,293,875208,8013.430.15
19766,502,569208,6943.320.16
19776,712,827210,2583.230.16
19786,929,664216,8373.230.16
19797,160,023230,3593.320.16
19807,408,624248,6013.470.17
19817,675,591266,9673.600.17
19827,958,241282,6503.680.17
19838,254,747296,5063.730.18
19848,562,249307,5023.730.18
19858,877,489315,2403.680.18
19869,200,149322,6603.630.19
19879,527,203327,0543.550.19
19889,849,125321,9223.380.19
198910,153,852304,7273.090.19
199010,432,421278,5692.740.20
199110,680,995248,5742.380.20
199210,900,502219,5072.060.20
199311,092,766192,2641.760.20
199411,261,744168,9781.520.20
199511,410,714148,9701.320.20
199611,541,217130,5031.140.20
199711,653,242112,0250.970.20
199811,747,07293,8300.810.20
199911,822,71975,6470.640.19
200011,881,47758,7580.500.19
200111,923,91442,4370.360.19
200211,954,29030,3760.250.19
200311,982,22427,9340.230.19
200412,019,91237,6880.310.19
200512,076,69956,7870.470.18
200612,155,49178,7920.650.18
200712,255,922100,4310.830.18
200812,379,549123,6271.010.18
200912,526,968147,4191.190.18
201012,697,723170,7551.360.18
201112,894,322196,5991.550.18
201213,115,150220,8281.710.18
201313,350,373235,2231.790.19
201413,586,707236,3341.770.19
201513,814,629227,9221.680.19
201614,030,331215,7021.560.19
201714,236,595206,2641.470.19
201814,438,802202,2071.420.19
201914,645,468206,6661.430.19