MOLDOVA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year   population year
                           
16XX   1900   1930   2967,7 1960b   4361,6 1990b
17XX   1901   2865,5 1931   3039,1 1961b   4366,3 1991b
17XX   1902   1932   3100,0 1962e   4359,1 1992b
180X   1903   1933   3200,0 1963e   4347,8 1993b
180X   1904   1934   3242,0 1964b   4352,7 1994b
300,0 c1811   1905   1935   3303,7 1965b   4347,9 1995b
181X   1906   1936   3366,8 1966b   4334,4 1996b
182X   2302,1 1907   1937   3425,0 1967b   4320,0 1997
182X   1908   1938   3478,0 1968e   4304,7 1998
183X   1909   1939   3531,0 1969e   4293,0 1999
183X   2490,2 1910   2468,0 1940   3568,9 c1970   4281,5 e2000b
790,0 c1838   1911   2477,0 1941   3620,5 1971b   4285,0 2001b
685,3 1840   1912   2461,0 1942   3670,0 1972b   2002
184X   2056,0 1913   2446,0 1943   3722,0 1973b   2003
792,0 1846   2657,0 1914   2431,0 1944   3760,0 1974e   2004
874,0 c1851   2686,6 1915   2415,0 1945   3819,4 1975b   4558,0 2005ep
185X   1916   2400,0 1946   3859,1 1976b   2006
919,1 1858   1917   2385,0 1947   3880,0 1977b   2007
186X   1918   2370,0 1948   3910,0 1978b   2008
1026,3 c1864   2344,8 1919   2356,0 1949   3947,4 c1979   2009
1052,0 1867   2363,9 1920   2341,0 1950   3987,2 1980b   4700,0 2010ep
1078,9 1871   1921   2381,0 1951   4031,9 1981b   2011
187X   2032,0 1922   2432,0 1952   4076,8 1982b   2012
187X   1923   2491,0 1953   4117,6 1983b   2013
1397,8 1881   1924   2557,0 1954   4155,7 1984b   2014
188X   2957,0 1925   2627,0 1955   4194,6 1985b   4837,0 2015ep
1526,5 c1885   1926   2701,0 1956   4235,2 1986b   4956,0 2020ep
1579,8 1891   1927   2777,0 1957   4274,9 1987b   5063,0 2025ep
189X   1928   2853,0 1958   4305,1 1988b   5158,0 2030ep
1935,4 c1897   1929   2884,0 c1959   4337,6 c1989   4811,0 2050ep
             

Particulars:
Data from 1840-1920 as province Bessarabia within the Russia Empire (surface: 45632 sq.km).
Data from 1920-1940 as part of Romania (surface 44422 sq.km).
Data from 1940-1990 Moldova as an autonomous republic within the Soviet Union. Source figures 1940-1958: KB.
Source 1990-2002: "Anuarul statistic Republica Moldova", ed. 1994 and 2000.
The population is somewhat declining since the independency of 1991, still the data published ca 1990 of the prospective growing population beyond the year 2000 are stated here.
File created on 1997-06-26; revised on 2001-04-13; and last modified on 2003-11-22 by Jan Lahmeyer

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