Turkmenistan Population 2023

Turkmenistan Population 2023

The latest United Nations data shows that Turkmenistan’s current population is 6,238,946 as of Monday, November 7, 2022. In 2020, Turkmenistan’s estimated population at mid-year was 6,031,200 according to UN data.

Turkmenistan’s population is equivalent to 0.08% of the total world population, and it ranks number 113 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population. The population density in Turkmenistan is relatively low at 13 per Km2 (33 people per mi2), and its total land area is 469,930 Km2 (181,441 sq. miles). As of 2020, 52.5% of the population resided in urban areas (3,167,354 people).

The median age in Turkmenistan is 26.9 years.

Population of Turkmenistan (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 Turkmenistan
Global Rank
2020 6,031,200 1.50 % 89,111 -5,000 26.9 2.79 13 52.5 % 3,167,354 0.08 % 7,794,798,739 113
2019 5,942,089 1.56 % 91,188 -5,000 25.9 2.96 13 52.1 % 3,092,968 0.08 % 7,713,468,100 113
2018 5,850,901 1.62 % 93,234 -5,000 25.9 2.96 12 51.6 % 3,018,967 0.08 % 7,631,091,040 113
2017 5,757,667 1.68 % 95,299 -5,000 25.9 2.96 12 51.2 % 2,945,446 0.08 % 7,547,858,925 113
2016 5,662,368 1.74 % 97,081 -5,000 25.9 2.96 12 50.7 % 2,872,487 0.08 % 7,464,022,049 114
2015 5,565,287 1.81 % 95,615 -10,000 25.6 3.00 12 50.3 % 2,800,294 0.08 % 7,379,797,139 115
2010 5,087,213 1.36 % 66,513 -12,543 24.4 2.65 11 48.5 % 2,466,832 0.07 % 6,956,823,603 116
2005 4,754,646 1.03 % 47,703 -25,177 23.0 2.76 10 47.1 % 2,237,159 0.07 % 6,541,907,027 114
2000 4,516,133 1.42 % 61,658 -12,935 21.7 3.03 10 45.9 % 2,073,509 0.07 % 6,143,493,823 114
1995 4,207,841 2.69 % 104,775 8,727 20.1 4.03 9 44.8 % 1,884,853 0.07 % 5,744,212,979 118
1990 3,683,967 2.58 % 87,990 -7,940 19.6 4.55 8 45.1 % 1,660,542 0.07 % 5,327,231,061 119
1985 3,244,018 2.43 % 73,442 -7,159 19.4 4.79 7 46.0 % 1,491,485 0.07 % 4,870,921,740 123
1980 2,876,808 2.64 % 70,289 -1,014 18.7 5.60 6 47.1 % 1,354,342 0.06 % 4,458,003,514 123
1975 2,525,364 2.84 % 66,038 5,069 18.0 6.19 5 47.6 % 1,200,996 0.06 % 4,079,480,606 124
1970 2,195,175 3.01 % 60,515 5,629 17.7 6.56 5 47.8 % 1,048,846 0.06 % 3,700,437,046 124
1965 1,892,599 3.37 % 57,868 5,357 18.7 6.80 4 47.1 % 892,144 0.06 % 3,339,583,597 130
1960 1,603,258 3.28 % 47,725 6,004 21.7 6.20 3 46.4 % 744,101 0.05 % 3,034,949,748 127
1955 1,364,635 2.42 % 30,728 1,745 23.0 5.30 3 45.7 % 623,450 0.05 % 2,773,019,936 130

Turkmenistan 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 Turkmenistan
Global Rank
2020 6,031,200 1.62 % 93,183 -5,000 26.9 2.79 13 52.5 % 3,167,354 0.08 % 7,794,798,739 113
2025 6,437,589 1.31 % 81,278 -4,000 28.0 2.79 14 55.0 % 3,540,511 0.08 % 8,184,437,460 113
2030 6,782,355 1.05 % 68,953 -4,000 28.8 2.79 14 57.8 % 3,916,855 0.08 % 8,548,487,400 112
2035 7,099,000 0.92 % 63,329 -4,000 29.5 2.79 15 60.5 % 4,297,443 0.08 % 8,887,524,213 111
2040 7,408,530 0.86 % 61,906 -4,000 30.2 2.79 16 63.2 % 4,684,923 0.08 % 9,198,847,240 113
2045 7,701,112 0.78 % 58,516 -4,000 31.6 2.79 16 65.8 % 5,070,370 0.08 % 9,481,803,274 114
2050 7,949,281 0.64 % 49,634   33.0 2.79 17 68.3 % 5,433,187 0.08 % 9,735,033,990 114

Turkmenistan Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

68.63 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

39.6

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

47.1

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Turkmenistan

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

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Ashgabat 727,700
2 Turkmenabat 234,817
3 Dasoguz 166,500
4 Mary 114,680
5 Balkanabat 87,822
6 Bayramaly 75,797
7 Turkmenbasy 68,292
8 Tejen 67,294
9 Abadan 39,481
10 Yoloeten 37,705
11 Gowurdak 34,745
12 Atamyrat 33,242
13 Koeneuergench 30,000
14 Annau 27,526
15 Yylanly 26,901
16 Gumdag 24,312
17 Baharly 22,991
18 Boldumsaz 21,159
19 Bereket 21,090
20 Gazojak 21,021
21 Kaka 18,545
22 Sayat 17,762
22 Seydi 17,762
23 Tagta 16,635

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