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Population of Italy 2022

Italy, officially the Italian Republic is a country in Southern Europe. Italy is the fifth most populous country in Europe & the third-most populous member state of the European Union. 

As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Italy in 2021 is  60,390,828 (60.4 million or 6.4 crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Italy Population 2022

Italy has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of  -0.15%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  60,262,779 (60.3 million)* equivalent to 0.78% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Italy is 294,140 sq. km (113,570 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Italy is 206 per Km2 (533 people per mi2).

Population of  Italy  in 2022 – 60.3 million or 6.3 (Approx)
Italy2022 Population
Total Population60,262,779 (60.3 million)
Global Rank25
Share of World Pop.0.78%
Land Area 294,140 sq.km (113,570 sq. mi)
Area Rank71
Pop. Density206 person/sq.km
Capital CityRome
Italy Demographics
Fertility Rate* in Italy1.33
Infant mortality rate**  in Italy2.2
Median Age in Italy47.3 years
Life Expectancy in Italy 84.01 years
Urban Population of Italy69.5 

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*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 Italy

Religion in Italy 

  • Christianity – 83.3%
  • Unaffiliated – 12.4%
  • Islam – 3.7%
  • Buddhism – 0.2%
  • Hinduism -0.1%
  • Other religions – 0.3%

Source: Wikepedia

Top Cities in Italy by Population

#CountryRegionPopulation
1RomeLazio28,72,021
2MilanLombardy13,37,155
3NaplesCampania9,78,399
4TurinPiedmont8,96,773
5PalermoSicily6,78,492
6GenoaLiguria5,92,507
7BolognaEmilia-Romagna3,86,181
8FlorenceTuscany3,81,037
9BariApulia3,27,361
10CataniaSicily3,15,601
11VeniceVeneto2,64,579
12VeronaVeneto2,60,125
13MessinaSicily2,40,414
14PaduaVeneto2,11,210
15TriesteFriuli-Venezia Giulia2,05,413
16TarantoApulia2,02,016
17BresciaLombardy1,96,058
18PratoTuscany1,91,002
19ParmaEmilia-Romagna1,90,284
20ModenaEmilia-Romagna1,85,148

Source: Census 2014