Afghanistan ended 2012 with a population of 25,864,000 people, which represents an increasea of 833,000 people compared to 2011.
Afghanistan ranks No. 48 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 15,964,873 men, representing 51.23% of the total, compared to 15,196,503 or 51.23% women.
Afghanistan shows a moderate population density, with 40 people per square km and it was in position 59th in our ranking of density population in 2012.