Lesotho ended 2017 with a population of 2,233,339 people, which represents an increasea of 226,339 people compared to 2016.
Lesotho ranks No. 144 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 1,149,019 women, representing 51.45% of the total, compared to 1,084,320 or 48.55% men.
Lesotho shows a moderate population density, with 74 people per square km and it was in position 89th in our ranking of density population in 2017.