Nouakchott Population 2021

1,372,244
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Nouakchott's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,372,244. In 1950, the population of Nouakchott was 2,695. Nouakchott has grown by 57,608 since 2015, which represents a 4.38% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Nouakchott, which typically includes Nouakchott's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Nouakchott Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20352,250,7833.04%66,361
20342,184,4223.11%65,829
20332,118,5933.18%65,271
20322,053,3223.25%64,648
20311,988,6743.33%64,051
20301,924,6233.41%63,442
20291,861,1813.49%62,849
20281,798,3323.59%62,291
20271,736,0413.69%61,795
20261,674,2463.80%61,306
20251,612,9403.92%60,794
20241,552,1464.03%60,188
20231,491,9584.22%60,419
20221,431,5394.32%59,295
20211,372,2444.38%57,608
20201,314,6364.42%55,663
20191,258,9734.44%53,559
20181,205,4144.45%51,364
20171,154,0504.45%49,174
20161,104,8764.45%47,080
20151,057,7964.45%45,073
20141,012,7234.45%43,153
2013969,5704.45%41,314
2012928,2564.46%39,659
2011888,5974.46%37,915
2010850,6824.46%36,296
2009814,3864.45%34,701
2008779,6854.46%33,312
2007746,3734.46%31,846
2006714,5274.46%30,487
2005684,0404.45%29,147
2004654,8934.46%27,980
2003626,9134.46%26,749
2002600,1644.46%25,607
2001574,5573.90%21,560
2000552,9972.83%15,205
1999537,7922.82%14,767
1998523,0252.82%14,360
1997508,6652.82%13,948
1996494,7172.83%13,602
1995481,1152.82%13,210
1994467,9052.82%12,848
1993455,0572.82%12,477
1992442,5802.83%12,169
1991430,4112.82%11,818
1990418,5932.82%11,494
1989407,0992.82%11,162
1988395,9378.05%29,488
1987366,4499.71%32,437
1986334,0129.71%29,565
1985304,4479.70%26,913
1984277,5349.73%24,599
1983252,9359.71%22,389
1982230,5469.71%20,407
1981210,1399.70%18,576
1980191,5639.72%16,978
1979174,5859.71%15,454
1978159,1319.71%14,086
1977145,04515.78%19,766
1976125,27922.17%22,736
1975102,54322.14%18,587
197483,95622.14%15,218
197368,73822.11%12,444
197256,29422.17%10,217
197146,07722.14%8,352
197037,72522.14%6,838
196930,88722.11%5,592
196825,29522.17%4,591
196720,70422.13%3,752
196616,95222.14%3,073
196513,87925.50%2,820
196411,05929.44%2,515
19638,54429.40%1,941
19626,60317.57%987
19615,6166.89%362
19605,2546.92%340
19594,9146.90%317
19584,5976.91%297
19574,3006.91%278
19564,0226.88%259
19553,7636.90%243
19543,5206.93%228
19533,2926.88%212
19523,0806.91%199
19512,8816.90%186
19502,6950.00%

Nouakchott Population Data (Urban Area)

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  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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