Population Data via United Nations WPP (2015 Revision, Medium Variant)

Western Africa Population Growth

Western Africa Population History

Year Population Density (km²) Growth Rate
2017371,990,119612.70%
2015352,613,862582.74%
2010307,781,164512.77%
2005268,607,649442.70%
2000235,508,297392.65%
1995206,554,911342.70%
1990180,533,356302.72%
1985157,843,113262.77%
1980137,485,899232.79%
1975120,136,269202.62%
1970106,101,929172.37%
196594,726,623162.22%
196085,094,151142.07%
195577,141,556131.85%
195070,875,879120.00%

Western Africa Population Projections

Year Population Density (km²) Growth Rate
2020402,578,892662.65%
2025457,751,516752.57%
2030518,446,478852.49%
2035584,660,206962.39%
2040655,870,0681082.28%
2045731,217,4321212.14%
2050809,718,8211342.00%
2055890,569,4891471.87%
2060972,882,8891601.73%
20651,056,014,6681741.60%
20701,139,088,4781881.47%
20751,220,931,0962011.35%
20801,300,331,8072141.22%
20851,376,451,9122271.10%
20901,448,504,9762390.98%
20951,515,750,8152500.87%
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