Population of Croatia 2021

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Population of Croatia 2021

Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia is a country at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe on the Adriatic Sea. 

As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Croatia in 2020 is 4,105,268 (4.1 million or 41 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Croatia Population 2021

Croatia has a negative population growth rate during 2020-2021 of -0.61 %. Its estimated population in 2021 is  4,081,657 (4 million). The total Land Area of Croatia is 55,974 sq. km (21,612 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Croatia is 73 per Km2 (190 people per mi2).

Population of  Croatia  in 2021 – 40 Lakhs (Approx)
Croatia2020 Population
Total Population4,105,268 (4.1 million or 41 Lakhs)
Global Rank130
Share of World Pop.0.49%
Land Area 55,974 sq. km (21,612 sq. mi)
Area Rank124
Pop. Density73 people/sq. km
Capital CityZagreb

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Croatia Demographics
Fertility Rate* of Croatia1.45
Infant mortality rate ** in Croatia3.4
Median Age in Croatia 44.3 Years
Life Expectancy in Croatia79.02 years
Urban Population of Croatia57.7 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Croatia

Religion in Croatia

  • Catholic Church – 86.28%
  • Eastern Orthodoxy – 4.44%
  • Unaffiliated – 4.57%
  • Others – 2.9%
  • Islam – 1.47%
  • Protestantism – 0.34%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Croatia by Population

#CityCountyPopulation
1ZagrebCity of Zagreb12,28,941
2SplitSplit-Dalmatia1,78,102
3RijekaPrimorje-Gorski Kotar1,28,624
4OsijekOsijek-Baranja1,08,048
5ZadarZadar75,082
6PulaIstria57,460
7Slavonski BrodBrod-Posavina59,143
8KarlovacKarlovac55,705
9VaraždinVaraždin46,946
10ŠibenikŠibenik-Knin46,332