Timor-Leste Population 2023

Timor-Leste Population 2023

The latest United Nations data shows that the population of Timor-Leste is 1,377,298 as of Monday, November 7, 2022. In 2020, Timor-Leste’s estimated population was 1,318,445 people at mid-year, according to UN data.

Timor-Leste’s population is equivalent to 0.02% of the total world population, ranking it number 156 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

The population density in Timor-Leste is 89 per Km2 (230 people per mi2). The total land area of Timor-Leste is 14,870 Km2 (5,741 sq. miles). In 2020, 32.8% of the population lived in urban areas, which amounted to 432,649 people.

The median age in Timor-Leste is 20.8 years.

Population of Timor-Leste (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 Timor-Leste
Global Rank
2020 1,318,445 1.96 % 25,326 -5,385 20.8 4.10 89 32.8 % 432,649 0.02 % 7,794,798,739 156
2019 1,293,119 1.98 % 25,145 -5,385 19.8 4.34 87 32.4 % 418,517 0.02 % 7,713,468,100 156
2018 1,267,974 1.99 % 24,716 -5,385 19.8 4.34 85 31.9 % 404,880 0.02 % 7,631,091,040 156
2017 1,243,258 1.97 % 23,970 -5,385 19.8 4.34 84 31.5 % 391,642 0.02 % 7,547,858,925 157
2016 1,219,288 1.92 % 22,986 -5,385 19.8 4.34 82 31.1 % 378,697 0.02 % 7,464,022,049 156
2015 1,196,302 1.81 % 20,556 -5,606 19.6 4.40 80 30.6 % 365,966 0.02 % 7,379,797,139 156
2010 1,093,523 1.90 % 19,678 -7,615 18.2 5.30 74 28.1 % 307,717 0.02 % 6,956,823,603 157
2005 995,135 2.39 % 22,154 -5,574 17.6 6.25 67 26.9 % 267,304 0.02 % 6,541,907,027 156
2000 884,366 0.93 % 8,006 -16,315 17.6 5.80 59 23.9 % 211,480 0.01 % 6,143,493,823 156
1995 844,334 2.73 % 21,304 0 20.4 5.60 57 23.3 % 196,370 0.01 % 5,744,212,979 156
1990 737,814 2.35 % 16,152 0 20.6 5.40 50 21.2 % 156,717 0.01 % 5,327,231,061 157
1985 657,053 1.84 % 11,430 0 20.1 5.50 44 18.8 % 123,808 0.01 % 4,870,921,740 158
1980 599,905 -0.95 % -5,864 -10,280 19.4 5.00 40 16.1 % 96,847 0.01 % 4,458,003,514 157
1975 629,227 1.94 % 11,532 0 19.7 5.50 42 15.4 % 97,038 0.02 % 4,079,480,606 154
1970 571,565 1.92 % 10,376 0 19.9 5.80 38 13.6 % 77,977 0.02 % 3,700,437,046 154
1965 519,686 1.83 % 9,031 0 19.4 6.20 35 12.0 % 62,237 0.02 % 3,339,583,597 154
1960 474,532 1.56 % 7,062 0 18.9 6.40 32 10.6 % 50,449 0.02 % 3,034,949,748 154
1955 439,223 1.15 % 4,893 0 18.4 6.55 30 10.5 % 46,096 0.02 % 2,773,019,936 154

Timor-Leste Population Forecast

-5,000

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 Timor-Leste
Global Rank
2020 1,318,445 1.96 % 24,429 -5,385 20.8 4.10 89 32.8 % 432,649 0.02 % 7,794,798,739 156
2025 1,446,506 1.87 % 25,612 -5,000 21.9 4.10 97 35.3 % 510,529 0.02 % 8,184,437,460 154
2030 1,574,057 1.70 % 25,510 -5,000 23.1 4.10 106 38.1 % 600,140 0.02 % 8,548,487,400 154
2035 1,695,764 1.50 % 24,341 -5,000 24.1 4.10 114 41.3 % 700,738 0.02 % 8,887,524,213 153
2040 1,809,275 1.30 % 22,702 -5,000 25.2 4.10 122 44.8 % 811,286 0.02 % 9,198,847,240 153
2045 1,916,110 1.15 % 21,367 -5,000 26.8 4.10 129 48.6 % 930,947 0.02 % 9,481,803,274 153
2050 2,019,291 1.05 % 20,636   28.3 4.10 136 52.4 % 1,058,997 0.02 % 9,735,033,990 151

Timor-Leste Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

70.18 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

31.6

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

39.6

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Timor-Leste

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

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Dili 150,000
2 Maliana 22,000
3 Suai 21,539
4 Likisa 19,000
5 Aileu 17,356
6 Lospalos 17,186
7 Maubara 16,300
8 Venilale 16,000
8 Baukau 16,000

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