Afghanistan ended 1978 with a population of 13,341,199 people, which represents an increasea of 169,905 people compared to 1977.
Afghanistan ranks No. 49 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 6,776,023 men, representing 50.79% of the total, compared to 6,565,176 or 50.79% women.
Afghanistan shows a moderate population density, with 20 people per square km and it was in position 62th in our ranking of density population in 1978.