Population: growth

rank country or area annual growth
rate in %
rank country or area annual growth
rate in %
highest rate of population growth 2010-2015   highest rate of population growth 2045-2050
1.Oman7.887 1.Niger3.237
2.Qatar5.904 2.Zambia2.700
3.South Sudan4.017 3.Mali2.507
4.Niger3.851 4.Burundi2.276
5.Kuwait3.610 5.United Republic of Tanzania2.243
6.Jordan3.502 6.Uganda2.213
7.Uganda3.328 7.Nigeria2.205
8.Zambia3.212 8.Somalia2.148
9.Eritrea3.201 9.Malawi2.124
10.Gambia3.178 10.Chad2.123
11.Burundi3.159 11.Congo2.056
12.Angola3.094 12.Gambia2.026
13.Lebanon3.040 13.Mozambique1.987
14.United Republic of Tanzania3.015 14.Madagascar1.971
15.Mali3.011 15.Angola1.970
16.Chad2.982 16.Burkina Faso1.937
17.Senegal2.895 17.Senegal1.829
18.Iraq2.885 18.Democratic Republic of the Congo1.804
19.Somalia2.869 19.Côte d'Ivoire1.739
20.Malawi2.845 20.Cameroon1.737
 
lowest rate of population growth 2010-2015   lowest rate of population growth 2045-2050
1.Niue-2.850 1.Republic of Moldova-1.145
2.Republic of Moldova-0.777 2.Serbia-1.092
3.Bulgaria-0.763 3.Bulgaria-1.009
4.Ukraine-0.619 4.Cuba-0.980
5.Wallis and Futuna Islands-0.617 5.Grenada-0.859
6.Saint Helena-0.574 6.Ukraine-0.830
7.Latvia-0.574 7.Northern Mariana Islands-0.820
8.Belarus-0.494 8.Trinidad and Tobago-0.811
9.Serbia-0.468 9.Belarus-0.723
10.Lithuania-0.458 10.Romania-0.702
11.Georgia-0.387 11.Other non-specified areas-0.695
12.Croatia-0.385 12.Thailand-0.661
13.Estonia-0.284 13.Bosnia and Herzegovina-0.609
14.Romania-0.260 14.Greenland-0.604
15.Russian Federation-0.213 15.Croatia-0.594
16.Hungary-0.207 16.TFYR Macedonia-0.574
17.Puerto Rico-0.160 17.Japan-0.552
18.Bosnia and Herzegovina-0.137 18.Albania-0.545
19.Germany-0.110 19.Germany-0.535
20.Japan-0.084 20.Montenegro-0.526
source: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2013). World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision.
note: data based on medium-variant for global population growth.