GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC

(DDR, GDR, EAST GERMANY)
historical demographical data of the whole country, mainly from 1948-1990


  population year   population year   population year
                 
    1930   17241,0 1960   16111,0 1990oc
    1931   17125,0 1961   15910,0 1991
    1932   17102,0 1962   15730,0 1992
  15842,0 1933   17155,0 1963   15645,0 1993
    1934   16983,0 1964   15564,0 1994
    1935   17020,0 1965   15505,0 1995
  16160,0 1936   17058,0 1966   15451,0 1996
    1937   17082,0 1967     1997
  16569,0 1938   17084,0 1968     1998
  16745,0 1939   17076,0 1969     1999
    1940   17058,0 1970     e2000m
    1941   17061,0 1971     2001
    1942   17043,0 1972     2002
    1943   16980,0 1973     2003
    1944   16925,0 1974     2004
    1945   16850,0 1975     2005ep
  18057,0 1946   16786,0 1976     2006
  18892,0 1947   16765,0 1977     2007
  19066,0 1948   16756,0 1978     2008
  18892,0 1949   16745,0 1979     2009
  18388,2 1950   16737,0 1980     2010ep
  18351,0 1951   16736,0 1981     2011
  18328,0 1952   16697,0 1982     2012
  18178,0 1953   16699,0 1983     2013
  18059,0 1954   16671,0 1984     2014
  17944,0 1955   16644,0 1985     2015ep
  17716,0 1956   16624,0 1986     2020ep
  17517,0 1957   16641,0 1987     2025ep
  17355,0 1958   16666,0 1988     2030ep
  17298,0 1959   16614,0 1989     2050ep
                 

Particulars:
Sources used are mainly "Statistisches Jahrbuch der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik"; some figures from 1990 onwards are based on "Statistisches Jahrbuch der Bundesrepublik Deutschland".
The added totals per annum of this separate file plus the one of FRG may differ from the ones shown in this table as the combined Germany.
File created on 2002.02.10 by Jan Lahmeyer

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