Population of Solomon Islands 2021

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Population of Solomon Islands 2021

The Solomon Islands is a sovereign country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania, to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Solomon Islands  in 2020 is 686,878 ( 687 thousand or 6.87 lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Solomon Islands Population 2021

Solomon Islands has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 2.55%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 703,995. The total Land Area of Solomon Islands is 27,986 sq. km (10,805 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Solomon Islands is 25 per Km2 (64 people per mi2).

Population of Solomon Islands in 2021  -704 thousand or 7 lakhs (Approx)
Solomon Islands2020 Population
Total Population 686,878 ( 687 thousand or 6.87 lakhs)
Global Rank166
Share of World Pop.0.01%
Land Area 27,986 sq.km (10,805 sq. mi)
Area Rank139
Pop. Density25 people/sq. km
Capital CityHoniara

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Solomon Islands Demographics
Fertility Rate* 4.44
Infant mortality rate ** 13.9
Median Age  19.9 Years
Life Expectancy 73.38 years
Urban Population 23%

*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 Solomon Islands

The religion of Solomon Islands is mainly Christian (92%).  5% adhere to aboriginal beliefs & remaining follow Islam or the Baháʼí Faith.

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Solomon Islands by Population

  1. Honiara – 85,000
  2. Auki – 8000
  3. Gizo – 7177
  4. Noro – 5000
  5. Buala – 3000