Syria ended 2017 with a population of 18,269,868 people, which represents a decrease of 160,585 people compared to 2016.
Syria ranks No. 63 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 9,231,064 men, representing 50.53% of the total, compared to 9,038,804 or 50.53% women.
Syria shows a moderate population density, with 99 people per square km and it was in position 112th in our ranking of density population in 2017.