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POPULATION Sri Lanka 2017

Increases in Sri Lankans population

Sri Lanka ended 2017 with a population of 21,444,000 people, which represents an increasea of 241,000 people compared to 2016.

Sri Lanka ranks No. 58 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.

The female population is greater, with 11,137,692 women, representing 51.94% of the total, compared to 10,306,308 or 48.06% men.

Sri Lanka has a high population density, with 327 people per square km and it was in position 170th in our ranking of density population in 2017.

In this page we show you the progression of the population in Sri Lanka. You can see the population in other countries in population and see all the information about Sri Lanka in Sri Lankan economy.

Sri Lanka - Population
DateDensityMaleFemalePopulation
201732710,306,30811,137,69221,444,000
201632310,201,13011,001,87021,203,000
201532010,100,22210,865,77820,966,000
201431710,022,09210,748,90820,771,000
20133149,950,58810,634,41220,579,000
20123119,893,60910,531,39120,424,000
20113189,862,34310,452,67420,869,000
20103159,828,88410,369,46920,675,000
20093129,793,13010,281,95620,476,000
20083099,755,26910,190,56320,246,000
20073049,714,91310,095,87619,928,000
20063019,671,6239,998,52819,773,000
20052999,625,2599,899,29919,619,000
20042969,574,9059,797,63319,444,000
20032939,521,0039,694,30419,232,000
20022909,466,2999,593,00119,007,000
20012869,414,5399,498,51518,732,000
20002819,368,0649,413,87418,467,000
19992789,328,2429,340,86118,208,000
19982739,293,2659,277,43617,935,000
19972709,258,4579,218,04817,702,000
19962679,217,2759,154,84517,490,000
19952639,165,0239,082,09817,280,000
19942619,100,2018,998,14717,098,000
19932579,024,1828,904,39416,850,000
19922538,938,6618,801,97616,631,000
19912518,846,5098,693,12416,448,000
19902488,750,0138,579,70016,267,000
19892458,649,2838,461,43016,103,000
19882438,544,0428,338,14715,942,000
19872418,435,8018,212,14415,784,000
19862388,326,3628,086,34915,628,000
19852368,216,9877,962,80915,475,000
19842348,108,6947,842,72815,324,000
19832318,001,2827,725,52015,161,000
19822287,893,1837,609,33214,986,000
19812267,782,0777,491,31414,800,000
19802237,666,3817,369,47514,603,000
19792257,545,4577,243,15014,788,607
19782227,420,2047,113,17214,533,376
19772187,292,4886,980,78414,273,272
19762147,164,9616,847,85614,012,817
19752107,039,4686,715,69313,755,161
19742066,917,0486,584,93813,501,986
19732026,797,0196,455,06813,252,087
19721986,677,4656,324,81013,002,275
19711946,555,5586,192,28412,747,842
19701906,429,4516,056,30512,485,756
19691866,298,5075,916,46112,214,968
19681826,163,9595,773,65211,937,611
19671786,028,1125,629,54811,657,660
19661735,894,1755,486,50811,380,683
19651695,764,5425,346,28611,110,828
19641655,640,2685,209,71110,849,979
19631625,520,9695,076,55110,597,520
19621585,405,8694,946,31910,352,188
19611545,293,5634,818,08310,111,646
19605,183,2134,691,2689,874,481
Sri Lanka - Population
Sri Lanka - Population