Mauritania ended 2016 with a population of 4,301,018 people, which represents an increasea of 118,677 people compared to 2015.
Mauritania ranks No. 128 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 2,166,898 men, representing 50.38% of the total, compared to 2,134,120 or 50.38% women.
Mauritania is a country with a very low population density, with 4 people per square km and it was in position 10th in our ranking of density population in 2016.
In this page we show you the progression of the population in Mauritania. You can see the population in other countries in population and see all the information about Mauritania in Mauritanian economy.