Past and and future population of Asia

population mid-year x1,000

country 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2020 2030 2040 2050
World 2,525,779 3,026,003 3,691,173 4,449,049 5,320,817 6,127,700 6,916,183 7,716,749 8,424,937 9,038,687 9,550,945
Asia 1,395,749 1,694,650 2,128,631 2,634,161 3,213,123 3,717,372 4,165,440 4,581,523 4,886,846 5,080,419 5,164,061
Afghanistan 7,451 8,774 11,016 13,180 11,731 20,595 28,398 35,667 43,500 50,834 56,551
Armenia 1,354 1,867 2,518 3,096 3,545 3,076 2,963 2,991 2,970 2,901 2,782
Azerbaijan 2,896 3,898 5,178 6,164 7,217 8,118 9,095 10,030 10,474 10,614 10,492
Bahrain 116 163 213 360 496 668 1,252 1,480 1,642 1,760 1,835
Bangladesh 37,895 49,537 66,309 82,498 107,386 132,383 151,125 169,566 185,064 195,861 201,948
Bhutan 177 224 292 413 536 564 717 822 898 950 980
Brunei Darussalam 48 82 130 193 257 332 401 454 499 532 546
Cambodia 4,433 5,720 7,022 6,699 9,057 12,223 14,365 16,947 19,144 21,023 22,569
China 543,776 650,680 814,378 984,016 1,165,429 1,280,429 1,359,821 1,432,868 1,453,297 1,435,499 1,384,977
China, Hong Kong SAR 1,974 3,076 3,958 5,054 5,794 6,835 7,050 7,550 7,885 8,004 8,004
China, Macao SAR 196 171 251 246 360 432 535 626 702 755 797
Cyprus 494 573 614 685 767 943 1,104 1,219 1,306 1,351 1,356
Georgia 3,527 4,160 4,707 5,073 5,460 4,744 4,389 4,202 3,953 3,738 3,563
India 376,325 449,595 555,200 698,966 868,891 1,042,262 1,205,625 1,353,305 1,476,378 1,565,509 1,620,051
Indonesia 72,592 88,693 114,067 145,494 178,633 208,939 240,676 269,413 293,482 311,334 321,377
Iran 17,119 21,958 28,607 38,890 56,362 65,911 74,462 84,149 91,336 96,772 100,598
Iraq 5,719 7,290 9,918 13,653 17,518 23,801 30,962 40,699 50,967 61,249 71,336
Israel 1,258 2,090 2,850 3,745 4,499 6,014 7,420 8,507 9,632 10,776 11,843
Japan 82,199 92,501 103,708 115,912 122,249 125,715 127,353 125,382 120,625 114,517 108,329
Jordan 449 889 1,655 2,281 3,358 4,767 6,455 8,087 9,355 10,528 11,510
Kazakhstan 6,703 9,714 12,757 14,519 16,172 14,576 15,921 17,519 18,573 19,441 20,186
Korea, DPR 10,549 11,424 14,410 17,372 20,194 22,840 24,501 25,766 26,719 27,086 27,076
Korea, Rep. 19,211 25,074 31,437 37,451 42,972 45,977 48,454 50,769 52,190 52,270 51,034
Kuwait 152 262 750 1,371 2,060 1,906 2,992 4,015 4,833 5,610 6,342
Kyrgyzstan 1,740 2,173 2,964 3,627 4,395 4,955 5,334 6,162 6,871 7,429 7,976
Laos 1,683 2,120 2,685 3,251 4,245 5,388 6,396 7,651 8,806 9,791 10,579
Lebanon 1,335 1,805 2,297 2,605 2,703 3,235 4,341 4,877 5,172 5,304 5,316
Malaysia 6,110 8,161 10,909 13,834 18,211 23,421 28,276 32,858 36,846 39,850 42,113
Maldives 74 89 114 154 216 273 326 388 436 473 504
Mongolia 780 956 1,279 1,690 2,184 2,397 2,713 3,114 3,388 3,587 3,753
Myanmar 17,527 21,486 27,166 34,475 42,123 48,453 51,931 56,125 58,698 59,410 58,645
Nepal 8,140 9,545 11,559 14,385 18,111 23,184 26,846 30,001 32,853 35,053 36,479
Oman 456 552 724 1,154 1,810 2,193 2,803 4,514 4,920 5,007 5,065
Pakistan 37,542 45,541 59,204 79,984 111,091 143,832 173,149 203,351 231,744 254,769 271,082
Palestine, State of 932 1,069 1,124 1,510 2,081 3,205 4,013 5,140 6,410 7,681 8,906
Philippines 18,580 26,272 35,805 47,398 61,949 77,652 93,444 110,404 127,797 143,516 157,118
Qatar 25 47 109 224 477 594 1,750 2,543 2,760 2,912 2,985
Saudi Arabia 3,121 4,072 5,803 9,843 16,206 20,145 27,258 32,341 35,634 38,193 40,388
Singapore 1,022 1,634 2,074 2,415 3,016 3,918 5,079 6,057 6,578 6,904 7,065
Sri Lanka 8,076 9,895 12,485 15,033 17,324 18,846 20,759 22,338 23,271 23,759 23,834
Syria 3,413 4,593 6,379 8,956 12,452 16,371 21,533 25,736 29,934 33,662 36,706
Taiwan 7,562 10,493 14,559 17,810 20,232 21,935 23,146 23,572 23,504 22,762 21,371
Tajikistan 1,532 2,064 2,920 3,918 5,297 6,186 7,627 9,602 11,407 13,214 15,093
Thailand 20,607 27,362 36,879 47,369 56,583 62,343 66,402 67,858 67,554 65,520 61,740
Timor-Leste 433 500 604 581 751 854 1,079 1,286 1,555 1,820 2,087
Turkey 21,238 27,553 34,772 43,906 53,995 63,174 72,138 80,309 86,825 91,778 94,606
Turkmenistan 1,211 1,594 2,188 2,861 3,668 4,501 5,042 5,685 6,160 6,438 6,570
United Arab Emirates 70 90 232 1,015 1,806 3,026 8,442 10,602 12,330 14,064 15,479
Uzbekistan 6,314 8,559 11,973 16,027 20,555 24,829 27,769 31,495 34,147 35,687 36,330
Viet Nam 24,949 32,912 43,783 54,897 68,910 80,888 89,047 97,057 101,830 104,155 103,697
Yemen 4,661 5,100 6,097 7,907 11,790 17,523 22,763 28,423 33,991 38,769 42,497
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2013). World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision.projected populations based on the medium-fertility variant.