Liechtenstein Population 2020 (Live)

The current population of Liechtenstein is , based on projections of the latest United Nations data. The UN estimates the July 1, 2020 population at 38,128.

Liechtenstein Growth Rate

Liechtenstein Population 2020 (Live)

Name Population
Schaan5,748
Vaduz5,197
Triesen4,701
Balzers4,447
Eschen4,008
Mauren3,626
Triesenberg2,689
Ruggell1,862
Gamprin1,268
Schellenberg1,004

Liechtenstein Population Density Map

Year Population Growth Rate Density (km²) Population Rank Density Rank
202038,1280.29%238.3021760
201938,0190.29%237.6221658
201837,9100.29%236.9421557
201737,8000.38%236.2521557
201637,6580.50%235.3621557
201537,4700.81%234.1921557
201035,9940.73%224.9621457
200534,7130.90%216.9621355
200033,1841.45%207.4021355
199530,8801.41%193.0021456
199028,7891.08%179.9321656
198527,2881.07%170.5521456
198025,8792.00%161.7421354
197523,4381.96%146.4921352
197021,2662.66%132.9121353
196518,6492.49%116.5621256
196016,4932.15%103.0821256
195514,8301.51%92.6921258
195013,7580.00%85.9921259

Liechtenstein Population by Year (Historical)

Year Population Growth Rate Density (km²) Population Rank Density Rank
202038,1280.29%238.3021760
202538,7950.35%242.4721762
203039,4020.31%246.2621763
203539,8990.25%249.3721764
204040,1980.15%251.2421764
204540,3190.06%251.9921765
205040,3600.02%252.2521764
205540,4420.04%252.7621765
206040,6600.11%254.1321765
206541,0470.19%256.5421763
207041,5800.26%259.8821761
207542,1780.29%263.6121760
208042,7750.28%267.3421761
208543,3580.27%270.9921661
209043,9440.27%274.6521461
209544,5590.28%278.4921461

Liechtenstein Population by Year (Projections)

The Principality of Liechtenstein (or simply Liechtenstein) is a microstate located in Europe. Liechtenstein is unique because it is “doubly landlocked,” which means that it is surrounded by other landlocked countries. It is only one of two nations that is doubly landlocked, with Uzbekistan being the second.

According to estimates from 2017, Liechtenstein has a population of 35,547 inhabitants spread across 62 square miles of land area. Liechtenstein is one of the least densely populated countries with about 587.9 people per square mile. Liechtenstein is also the fourth smallest nation in Europe by population and the smallest nation to border two countries.

Liechtenstein is divided into 11 municipalities. The capital is Vaduz, which is a town with a population of about 5,450 people. The largest municipality by population is Schaan, which is home to nearly 6,000 people.

Liechtenstein has one of the highest GDPs in the world primarily due to its strong financial sector, which brings in about 20,000 commuters. Liechtenstein is a participant in the Schengen Area and the European Economic Area. The nation is also a member of the European Free Trade Association, the Council of Europe, and the United Nations.

Approximately one-third of the nation’s population was born in another country. Most of the foreign population comes from Austria, Germany, and Switzerland. The official language of Liechtenstein is German, and the Alemannic dialect is most commonly spoken. The official religion of the nation is Catholicism, which is practiced by nearly 76% of the total population. Nearly 86% of the population practices some form of Christianity. The largest minority religion in the country is Islam, which is practiced by over 5% of the population.

About Liechtenstein

  1. Office of Statistics (AS)
  2. Office of Statistics (AS)
  3. UN World Population Prospects (2019 Revision) - United Nations population estimates and projections.

    Total population: Estimated to be consistent with the 1960, 1970, 1990, 2000 and 2010 censuses, with official population estimates through 2015, and the assumed subsequent trend in the growth rate of the population.

  4. GeoNames Gazetteer