South Africa ended 2020 with a population of 59,622,000 people, which represents an increasea of 847,000 people compared to 2019.
South Africa ranks No. 24 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 29,698,967 women, representing 50.72% of the total, compared to 28,859,303 or 49.28% men.
South Africa shows a moderate population density, with 49 people per square km and it was in position 67th in our ranking of density population in 2020.
In this page we show you the progression of the population in South Africa. You can see the population in other countries in population and see all the information about South Africa in South African economy.