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Population of Pakistan 2022

Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in Southern Asia. Pakistan is the world’s fifth-most populous country equivalent to 2.83% of world population. By Land area its  33rd-largest country in world. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Pakistan in 2021 is 224,500,331 (224 millions or 22.4 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 20194

Pakistan Population 2022

Pakistan has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 2%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  229,488,996 (229 million)* equivalent to 2.83% of the total world population.  The total Land Area of Pakistan is 882,623 sq. km (340,783 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Pakistan is 287 per Km2 (648 people per mi2).

Population of Pakistan in 2022 –  229 million or 23 Crores (Approx)
Pakistan2020 Population
Total Population229,488,996 (22.9 millions or 23 Crores)
Global Rank5th
Share of World Pop.2.83%
Land Area 882,623 sq. km (340,783 sq. mi)
Area Rank33rd


Capital City

287 person/sq. km


Source: United Nations data.

Pakistan Demographics
Fertility Rate*3.55
Infant mortality rate**55.8
Median Age22.8 years
Life Expectancy67.79 years
Urban Population35.1%

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 Pakistan
  • Islam – 96.47%
  • Hinduism – 2.14%
  • Christianity – 1.27%
  • Ahmadiyya – 0.1%
  • Other Religions – 0.02%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Pakistan by Population

Census (2017 Census)

Source: Pakistan Census 2017