Djibouti

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 62,001
1960 83,636
1970 159,667
1980 358,960
1990 588,356
2000 722,562
2010 830,802
2020 946,669
2025 1,003,260
2050 1,186,149
2075 1,200,839
2100 1,126,340
source: UN - WPP 2015 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name the Republic of Djibouti
Capital Djibouti
Region Eastern Africa
ISO code DJ
Statistical agency Direction de la Statistiques et des Études Démographiques (DISED)


Administrative units

région / ville [region / city]administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
1991
estimate
population
2009-04-12
census
population
2013
estimate
Région d'Ali SabiehAli-Sabieh2,20045,90086,94997,104
Région d'ArtaArta1,800 42,38047,330
Région de DikhilDikhil7,20052,90088,94899,336
Ville de DjiboutiDjibouti200329,300475,322530,836
Région d'ObockObock4,70020,70037,85642,277
Région de TadjourahTadjourah7,10045,10086,70496,830
total 23,200493,900818,159913,714
source: 1991 - Encyclopedia Britannica.
source: 2009 | 2013 - Ministry of Finance, Djibouti.
note: 2009 numbers are preliminary results.

Main cities

namepopulation
1989
estimate
Djibouti450,000
Ali Sabieh4,000
Tadjourah3,500
Dikhil3,000
source: Atlapedia Online.