Population of Timor-Leste 2021

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Population of Timor-Leste 2021

East Timor  or Timor-Leste, officially the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste is an island country in Southeast Asia. It comprises the eastern half of the island of Timor, the nearby islands of Atauro and Jaco, and Oecusse, an exclave on the northwestern side of the island surrounded by Indonesian West Timor.

As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Timor-Leste in 2020 is 1,318,442 (13.18 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Timor-Leste Population 2021

 Timor-Leste  has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.96 % . Its estimated population in 2021 is  1,343,875 (1.3 million). The total Land Area of Timor-Leste is 14,919 sq.km (5,760 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Timor-Leste is 89 per Km2 (230 people per mi2).

Population of  Timor-Leste in 2021  – 13.43 Lakhs (Approx)
 Timor-Leste 2020 Population
Total Population1,318,442 (13.18 Lakhs)
Global Rank156
Share of World Pop.0.02%
Land Area 14,919 sq.km (5,760 sq. mi)
Area Rank154
Pop. Density89 people/sq. km
Capital City Dili

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Timor-Leste Demographics
Fertility Rate* 4.10
Infant mortality rate ** 31.6
Median Age  20.8 Years
Life Expectancy 70.18 years
Urban Population 32%

*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 Timor-Leste

Religion in East Timor 

  • Catholicism – 98.3%
  • Protestantism – 1.2%
  • Islam  – 0.3%
  • Others – 0.2%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Timor-Leste by Population

#CityPopulation
1Dili  150,000
2Maliana22,000
3Suai  21,539
4Likisá 19,000
5Aileu  wikipedia article, Aileu17,356
6Lospalos 17,186
7Maubara  16,300
8Baucau  16,000
9Venilale  16,000
10Ainaro  12,000
11Gleno  8,133
12Same 7,500