Population of Malawi 2021

Population of Malawi 2021

Malawi officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeastern Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Malawi  in 2020 is 19,129,955 (1.9 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Malawi Population 2021

Malawi has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 2.69%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  19,647,681 (19.64 million). The total Land Area of Malawi is 94,080 sq.km (36,320 sq. mi) & the Population Malawi of Malawi is 203 per Km2 (526 people per mi2).

Population of Malawi in 2021  – 1.96  Crores (Approx)
Malawi2020 Population
Total Population 19,129,955 (19 million or 1.9 Crores)
Global Rank62
Share of World Pop.0.25%
Land Area 94,080 sq.km (36,320 sq. mi)
Area Rank987
Pop. Density203 people/sq. km
Capital CityLilongwe

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Malawi Demographics
Fertility Rate* 4.25
Infant mortality rate ** 32.6
Median Age  18.1 Years
Life Expectancy 65.62 years
Urban Population 18.5 %

*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 Malawi

Religions in Malawi 

  • Christians – 77.3 %
    – Roman Catholic (17.2%)
    – Church of Central African Presbyterian (14.2%)
    – Seventh Day Adventist/Baptist/Apolistic (9.4%)
    – Pentecostal (7.6%)
    – Anglican (2.3%)
    – Other Christian (26.6%)
  • Islam – 13.8%
  • Traditional – 1.1%
  • Other – 5.6%
  • No Religion – 2.1%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities Malawi in by Population

#CityPopulation
1Lilongwe989,318
2Blantyre800,264
3Mzuzu221,272
4Zomba105,013
5Karonga61,609
6Kasungu58,653
7Mangochi53,498
8Salima36,789
9Liwonde36,421
10Balaka36,308