Lesotho ended 2016 with a population of 2,203,821 people, which represents an increasea of 29,176 people compared to 2015.
Lesotho ranks No. 143 among195 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 1,134,442 women, representing 51.48% of the total, compared to 1,069,379 or 48.52% men.
Lesotho shows a moderate population density, with 73 people per square km and it was in position 90th in our ranking of density population in 2016.