Oman Population 2023

Oman Population 2023

As of November 7, 2022, the current population of Oman stands at 5,411,063 people, according to the latest United Nations data.

In 2020, Oman’s estimated population was 5,106,626 people based on mid-year data from the United Nations. This places Oman at number 120 on the list of countries and dependencies by population, representing 0.07% of the total world population.

The population density of Oman is 16 people per square kilometer or 43 people per square mile. With a total land area of 309,500 square kilometers or 119,499 square miles.

As of 2020, 87.0% of Oman’s population, equivalent to 4,442,970 people, are urban residents while the median age of the population is 30.6 years.

The international calling code for Oman is +968.

 

Population of Oman (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 Oman
Global Rank
2020 5,106,626 2.65 % 131,640 87,400 30.6 2.93 16 87.0 % 4,442,970 0.07 % 7,794,798,739 120
2019 4,974,986 3.01 % 145,513 87,400 29.3 2.91 16 85.9 % 4,273,762 0.06 % 7,713,468,100 122
2018 4,829,473 3.51 % 163,545 87,400 29.3 2.91 16 84.5 % 4,083,206 0.06 % 7,631,091,040 122
2017 4,665,928 4.17 % 186,709 87,400 29.3 2.91 15 83.0 % 3,874,042 0.06 % 7,547,858,925 125
2016 4,479,219 4.96 % 211,871 87,400 29.3 2.91 14 81.5 % 3,650,429 0.06 % 7,464,022,049 126
2015 4,267,348 7.01 % 245,183 177,156 29.0 2.90 14 80.1 % 3,416,565 0.06 % 7,379,797,139 126
2010 3,041,434 3.91 % 106,037 53,400 26.2 2.90 10 75.2 % 2,285,997 0.04 % 6,956,823,603 136
2005 2,511,251 2.06 % 48,656 3,000 22.9 3.20 8 72.4 % 1,818,164 0.04 % 6,541,907,027 140
2000 2,267,973 0.57 % 12,739 -38,674 20.9 4.46 7 71.6 % 1,623,172 0.04 % 6,143,493,823 141
1995 2,204,277 4.00 % 78,423 20,940 20.9 6.27 7 71.7 % 1,579,777 0.04 % 5,744,212,979 139
1990 1,812,161 3.88 % 62,749 2,234 17.9 7.85 6 66.1 % 1,197,883 0.03 % 5,327,231,061 144
1985 1,498,418 5.36 % 68,808 16,300 17.5 8.32 5 57.1 % 855,282 0.03 % 4,870,921,740 145
1980 1,154,377 5.53 % 54,466 15,282 17.6 8.10 4 47.6 % 549,043 0.03 % 4,458,003,514 145
1975 882,047 4.03 % 31,639 5,094 17.1 7.41 3 38.2 % 337,059 0.02 % 4,079,480,606 148
1970 723,851 2.98 % 19,768 -1,000 16.9 7.31 2 29.7 % 214,732 0.02 % 3,700,437,046 148
1965 625,009 2.53 % 14,654 -2,000 17.4 7.25 2 22.3 % 139,614 0.02 % 3,339,583,597 149
1960 551,740 2.16 % 11,184 -2,000 18.0 7.25 2 16.4 % 90,485 0.02 % 3,034,949,748 150
1955 495,818 1.67 % 7,880 -2,000 18.5 7.25 2 12.0 % 59,302 0.02 % 2,773,019,936 149

Oman Population Forecast

4,000

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 Oman
Global Rank
2020 5,106,626 3.66 % 167,856 87,400 30.6 2.93 16 87.0 % 4,442,970 0.07 % 7,794,798,739 120
2025 5,573,005 1.76 % 93,276 22,000 32.1 2.93 18 89.5 % 4,989,686 0.07 % 8,184,437,460 121
2030 5,936,081 1.27 % 72,615 12,000 33.7 2.93 19 91.1 % 5,407,224 0.07 % 8,548,487,400 119
2035 6,196,675 0.86 % 52,119 0 34.9 2.93 20 92.0 % 5,703,283 0.07 % 8,887,524,213 120
2040 6,437,418 0.77 % 48,149 0 35.5 2.93 21 92.5 % 5,956,398 0.07 % 9,198,847,240 118
2045 6,671,916 0.72 % 46,900 0 36.6 2.93 22 92.7 % 6,183,679 0.07 % 9,481,803,274 117
2050 6,915,444 0.72 % 48,706   38.4 2.93 22 92.7 % 6,409,863 0.07 % 9,735,033,990 117

Oman Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

78.58 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

6.1

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

7.1

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Oman

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

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Muscat 797,000
2 Seeb 237,816
3 Salalah 163,140
4 Bawshar 159,487
5 Sohar 108,274
6 As Suwayq 107,143
7 `Ibri 101,640
8 Saham 89,327
9 Barka’ 81,647
10 Rustaq 79,383
11 Al Buraymi 73,670
12 Nizwa 72,076
13 Sur 71,152
14 Bahla’ 54,338
15 Al Khaburah 50,223
16 Shinas 48,009
17 Sufalat Sama’il 47,718
18 Izki 36,203
19 Liwa 26,372
20 Ibra’ 25,265
21 Oman Smart Future City 25,000
22 Bidbid 21,188
23 Badiyah 18,479
24 Khasab 17,904
25 Adam 17,283
26 Yanqul 16,599

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