New Caledonia Population 2023

New Caledonia Population 2023

As of November 7, 2022, the latest United Nations data indicates that the population of New Caledonia is 291,928. To call New Caledonia from abroad, the country code is +687.

UN data estimates that in mid-2020, New Caledonia had a population of 285,498 people.

New Caledonia’s population represents 0% of the world’s total population, and it ranks 184th on the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

The population density in New Caledonia is relatively low at 16 people per square kilometer (40 people per square mile), and the total land area is 18,280 square kilometers (7,058 square miles).

In 2020, 71.9% of the population, or 205,195 people, lived in urban areas.

The median age in New Caledonia is 33.6 years.

 

Population of New Caledonia (2020 And It’s Historical)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population New Caledonia
Global Rank
2020 285,498 0.97 % 2,748 502 33.6 1.97 16 71.9 % 205,195 0.00 % 7,794,798,739 184
2019 282,750 0.98 % 2,757 502 32.3 2.14 15 71.3 % 201,492 0.00 % 7,713,468,100 184
2018 279,993 1.03 % 2,843 502 32.3 2.14 15 70.6 % 197,787 0.00 % 7,631,091,040 184
2017 277,150 1.08 % 2,959 502 32.3 2.14 15 70.0 % 194,085 0.00 % 7,547,858,925 183
2016 274,191 1.15 % 3,126 502 32.3 2.14 15 69.4 % 190,387 0.00 % 7,464,022,049 184
2015 271,065 1.35 % 3,508 601 32.0 2.18 15 68.9 % 186,694 0.00 % 7,379,797,139 184
2010 253,527 1.41 % 3,417 341 30.6 2.28 14 66.4 % 168,452 0.00 % 6,956,823,603 183
2005 236,442 1.71 % 3,835 800 28.6 2.32 13 62.9 % 148,837 0.00 % 6,541,907,027 183
2000 217,269 2.37 % 4,795 1,415 27.2 2.59 12 60.7 % 131,807 0.00 % 6,143,493,823 183
1995 193,293 2.56 % 4,591 1,266 25.3 2.92 11 59.5 % 114,988 0.00 % 5,744,212,979 183
1990 170,336 1.78 % 2,871 -98 23.3 3.12 9 59.4 % 101,154 0.00 % 5,327,231,061 183
1985 155,982 1.45 % 2,168 -658 22.2 3.34 9 58.8 % 91,770 0.00 % 4,870,921,740 184
1980 145,144 2.19 % 2,976 6 21.5 3.91 8 57.4 % 83,351 0.00 % 4,458,003,514 184
1975 130,264 4.34 % 4,988 1,638 21.3 5.20 7 55.2 % 71,861 0.00 % 4,079,480,606 184
1970 105,324 2.92 % 2,825 281 21.5 5.21 6 51.2 % 53,960 0.00 % 3,700,437,046 185
1965 91,200 3.16 % 2,629 669 21.6 5.22 5 44.6 % 40,717 0.00 % 3,339,583,597 186
1960 78,056 2.87 % 2,062 491 22.0 5.22 4 37.4 % 29,162 0.00 % 3,034,949,748 187
1955 67,748 0.89 % 585 -692 22.4 5.22 4 30.6 % 20,732 0.00 % 2,773,019,936 186

New Caledonia Population Forecast

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Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population New Caledonia
Global Rank
2020 285,498 1.04 % 2,887 502 33.6 1.97 16 71.9 % 205,195 0.00 % 7,794,798,739 184
2025 298,786 0.91 % 2,658 502 35.1 1.97 16 74.8 % 223,627 0.00 % 8,184,437,460 184
2030 311,024 0.81 % 2,448 502 36.3 1.97 17 77.7 % 241,755 0.00 % 8,548,487,400 184
2035 322,210 0.71 % 2,237 502 37.8 1.97 18 80.5 % 259,249 0.00 % 8,887,524,213 184
2040 332,044 0.60 % 1,967 502 39.3 1.97 18 83.1 % 275,795 0.00 % 9,198,847,240 184
2045 340,188 0.49 % 1,629 502 40.6 1.97 19 85.7 % 291,386 0.00 % 9,481,803,274 185
2050 346,510 0.37 % 1,264   41.8 1.97 19 88.4 % 306,203 0.00 % 9,735,033,990 184

New Caledonia Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

78.16 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

10.4

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

12.0

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in New Caledonia

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Noumea 93,060
2 Mont-Dore 24,680
3 Dumbea 19,346

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