Syria ended 2018 with a population of 16,906,283 people, which represents a decrease of 161,719 people compared to 2017.
Syria ranks No. 69 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 8,532,078 men, representing 50.47% of the total, compared to 8,374,205 or 50.47% women.
Syria shows a moderate population density, with 91 people per square km and it was in position 104th in our ranking of density population in 2018.