Population of Somalia 2021

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Population of Somalia 2021

Somalia, officially the Federal Republic of Somalia, is a country in the Horn of Africa. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Somalia in 2020 is 15,893,219 (1.58 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Somalia Population 2021

Somalia has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of -0.11%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  16,359,500 (16.4 million). The total Land Area of Somalia is  627,337 sq.km (242,216 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Somalia is 25 per Km2 (66 people per mi2).

Population of Somalia in 2021  – 1.63 Crores (Approx)
 Somalia2020 Population
Total Population 15,893,219 (1.58 Crores)
Global Rank73
Share of World Pop. 0.2%
Land Area 627,337 sq.km (242,216 sq. mi)
Area Rank43
Pop. Density25 people/sq. km
Capital CityMogadishu

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Somalia Demographics
Fertility Rate* 6.12
Infant mortality rate ** 62.8
Median Age  16.7 years
Life Expectancy 58.34 years
Urban Population 46.8%

*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 Somalia

Religion in Somalia

  • Islam  – 99.7%
  • Other – 0.03%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Somalia by Population

#CityRegionPopulation
1MogadishuBanaadir2,120,000
2HargeisaWoqooyi Galbeed1,200,000
3BosasoBari700,000
4GalkayoMudug545,000
5BoramaAwdal415,616
6BuraoTogdheer300,400
7MercaLower Shebelle230,100
8JamameLower Juba224,700
9KismayoLower Juba183,300
10BaidoaBay157,500