Population of Oman 2021

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Population of Oman 2021

Oman, officially the Sultanate of Oman is a country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia and the oldest independent state in the Arab world. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Oman in 2020 is 5,106,622 (5.1 million)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Oman Population 2021

Oman has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of -0.11%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  5,223,376 (5.3 million)* equivalent to 18.47% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Oman is 309,500 sq.km (119,500 sq. mi)  & the Population Density of Oman is 16 per Km2 (43 people per mi2).

Population of Oman in 2021  – 52 Lakhs (Approx)
Oman2020 Population
Total Population5,106,622 (5.1 million)
Global Rank120
Share of World Pop.0.49%
Land Area 309,500 sq.km (119,500 sq. mi)
Area Rank70
Pop. Density16 people/sq. km
Capital CityMuscat

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Oman Demographics
Fertility Rate* of 2.93
Infant mortality rate ** in 6.1
Median Age in  30.6 Years
Life Expectancy in 78.58 years
Urban Population of 87%

*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 Oman

Religion in Oman 

  • Islam – 85.9%
  • Christianity – 6.5%
  • Hinduism – 5.5%
  • Others – 1%
  • Buddhism – 0.8%
  • Unaffiliated – 0.2%
  • Judaism – 0.1%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Oman by Population

#CityPopulation
1Muscat797,000
2Seeb237,816
3Salalah163,140
4Bawshar159,487
5Sohar108,274
6As Suwayq107,143
7`Ibri101,640
8Saham89,327
9Barka’81,647
10Rustaq79,383