State of Palestine Population 2023

Palestine Population 2023

The State of Palestine Population 2023

The latest United Nations data shows that the current population of the State of Palestine is 5,379,379 as of Monday, November 7, 2022.

According to UN data from mid-year 2020, the population of the State of Palestine was estimated to be 5,101,414.

The State of Palestine’s population is equivalent to 0.07% of the total world population and ranks number 121 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

The population density in the State of Palestine is 847 per Km2 (2,195 people per mi2), with a total land area of 6,020 Km2 (2,324 sq. miles).

About 80.0% of the population is urban, with 4,083,476 people residing in urban areas as of 2020.

The median age in the State of Palestine is 20.8 years.

Population of the State of Palestine (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 State of Palestine
Global Rank
2020 5,101,414 2.41 % 119,994 -10,563 20.8 3.67 847 80.0 % 4,083,476 0.07 % 7,794,798,739 121
2019 4,981,420 2.44 % 118,441 -10,563 19.7 4.13 827 79.6 % 3,964,760 0.06 % 7,713,468,100 121
2018 4,862,979 2.44 % 115,752 -10,563 19.7 4.13 808 79.1 % 3,848,420 0.06 % 7,631,091,040 121
2017 4,747,227 2.41 % 111,573 -10,563 19.7 4.13 789 78.7 % 3,734,536 0.06 % 7,547,858,925 122
2016 4,635,654 2.35 % 106,488 -10,563 19.7 4.13 770 78.2 % 3,623,138 0.06 % 7,464,022,049 123
2015 4,529,166 2.23 % 94,707 -31,413 19.5 4.25 752 77.6 % 3,514,324 0.06 % 7,379,797,139 123
2010 4,055,631 2.54 % 95,534 -20,734 18.2 4.60 674 74.4 % 3,015,515 0.06 % 6,956,823,603 127
2005 3,577,961 2.11 % 70,792 -38,000 17.0 5.02 594 73.0 % 2,612,793 0.05 % 6,541,907,027 129
2000 3,224,003 4.25 % 121,067 14,000 16.0 5.81 536 71.9 % 2,319,571 0.05 % 6,143,493,823 129
1995 2,618,668 4.50 % 103,444 7,001 15.7 6.60 435 70.2 % 1,838,048 0.05 % 5,744,212,979 133
1990 2,101,446 3.62 % 68,382 -7,869 15.7 6.76 349 67.7 % 1,422,479 0.04 % 5,327,231,061 137
1985 1,759,534 3.10 % 49,764 -12,291 15.5 7.05 292 65.1 % 1,144,681 0.04 % 4,870,921,740 141
1980 1,510,713 2.68 % 37,382 -16,739 15.1 7.50 251 62.3 % 941,551 0.03 % 4,458,003,514 141
1975 1,323,802 3.28 % 39,435 -6,451 14.8 7.69 220 59.5 % 787,567 0.03 % 4,079,480,606 142
1970 1,126,629 -1.11 % -12,950 -56,368 15.3 8.00 187 54.2 % 610,666 0.03 % 3,700,437,046 142
1965 1,191,379 2.19 % 24,412 -15,529 16.1 8.00 198 48.9 % 582,558 0.04 % 3,339,583,597 136
1960 1,069,320 1.60 % 16,313 -13,591 16.8 7.38 178 44.0 % 470,972 0.04 % 3,034,949,748 137
1955 987,755 1.17 % 11,165 -13,763 17.0 7.38 164 40.6 % 401,302 0.04 % 2,773,019,936 136

State of Palestine Population Forecast

-5,001

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 State of Palestine
Global Rank
2020 5,101,414 2.41 % 114,450 -10,563 20.8 3.67 847 80.0 % 4,083,476 0.07 % 7,794,798,739 121
2025 5,718,414 2.31 % 123,400 -5,000 21.9 3.67 950 82.3 % 4,707,958 0.07 % 8,184,437,460 118
2030 6,341,728 2.09 % 124,663 -5,000 23.1 3.67 1,053 84.7 % 5,371,488 0.07 % 8,548,487,400 116
2035 6,971,088 1.91 % 125,872 -5,000 24.5 3.67 1,158 87.1 % 6,068,757 0.08 % 8,887,524,213 114
2040 7,599,231 1.74 % 125,629 -5,000 26.1 3.67 1,262 89.4 % 6,792,784 0.08 % 9,198,847,240 112
2045 8,217,273 1.58 % 123,608 -5,001 27.6 3.67 1,365 91.7 % 7,537,555 0.09 % 9,481,803,274 111
2050 8,815,774 1.42 % 119,700   29.1 3.67 1,464 94.1 % 8,292,644 0.09 % 9,735,033,990 107

State of Palestine Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

74.62 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

15.8

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

18.3

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in the State of Palestine

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

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 East Jerusalem 428,304
2 Gaza 410,000
3 Khan Yunis 173,183
4 Jabalya 168,568
5 Hebron 160,470
6 Nablus 130,326
7 Rafah 126,305
8 Dayr al Balah 59,504
9 Bayt Lahya 56,919
10 Tulkarm 44,169
11 Qalqilyah 43,212
12 Yuta 41,425
13 Al Birah 38,192
14 Bayt Hanun 37,392
15 An Nusayrat 36,123
16 Old City 36,000
17 Al Burayj 34,951
18 Janin 34,730
19 Bani Suhayla 31,272
20 Bethlehem 29,019
21 Az Zahiriyah 27,616
22 Kalandia 25,595
23 Ar Ram wa Dahiyat al Barid 24,838
24 Ramallah 24,599
25 Halhul 21,076
26 Dura 20,835
27 Bani Na`im 19,783
27 Jericho 19,783
28 Al Qararah 19,500
29 As Samu` 19,355
30 Qabatiyah 19,127
31 Idhna 18,727
32 `Abasan al Kabirah 18,163
33 Sa`ir 17,775
34 Al `Ayzariyah 17,455
35 Balatah 17,146
36 Az Zuwaydah 16,688
37 Bayt Jala 16,183
38 Al Yamun 16,164
39 Tubas 15,591

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