PAPUA NEW GUINEA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year   population year
                           
  16XX   587,0 1900   1077,0 1930   1920,0 1960   3875,0 1990
  17XX   599,0 1901   1099,0 1931   1970,0 1961   3955,0 1991
  17XX   612,0 1902   1121,0 1932   2025,0 1962   4040,0 1992
  180X   624,0 1903   1144,0 1933   2060,0 1963   4120,0 1993
  180X   637,0 1904   1167,0 1934   2101,0 1964   4205,0 1994
  181X   650,0 1905   1191,0 1935   2149,0 1965   4302,0 1995
  181X   663,0 1906   1216,0 1936   2185,0 1966   4401,0 1996
  182X   677,0 1907   1240,0 1937   2247,0 1967   4501,0 1997
  182X   690,0 1908   1266,0 1938   2310,0 1968   4603,0 1998
  183X   705,0 1909   1292,0 1939   2355,0 1969   4705,0 1999
  183X   719,0 1910   1318,0 1940   2422,0 1970   5190,8 c2000
  183X   734,0 1911   1345,0 1941   2519,0 1971   5321,0 2001
  184X   749,0 1912   1372,0 1942   2581,0 1972     2002
  184X   764,0 1913   1400,0 1943   2563,0 1973     2003
  184X   779,0 1914   1429,0 1944   2652,0 1974     2004
  185X   795,0 1915   1458,0 1945   2756,0 1975   5371,0 2005ep
  185X   812,0 1916   1488,0 1946   2829,0 1976     2006
  185X   828,0 1917   1518,0 1947   2810,0 1977     2007
  186X   845,0 1918   1549,0 1948   2870,0 1978     2008
  186X   862,0 1919   1581,0 1949   2930,0 1979     2009
  186X   880,0 1920   1613,0 1950   3086,0 1980   5855,0 2010ep
  187X   898,0 1921   1636,0 1951   3070,0 1981     2011
  187X   916,0 1922   1660,0 1952   3140,0 1982     2012
  187X   935,0 1923   1685,0 1953   3200,0 1983     2013
  188X   954,0 1924   1710,0 1954   3270,0 1984     2014
  188X   973,0 1925   1744,0 1955   3330,0 1985   6329,0 2015ep
  188X   993,0 1926   1775,0 1956   3400,0 1986   6777,0 2020ep
480,0 1890   1014,0 1927   1810,0 1957   3470,0 1987   7185,0 2025ep
531,0 1895   1034,0 1928   1845,0 1958   3540,0 1988   7582,0 2030ep
  189X   1055,0 1929   1880,0 1959   3610,0 1989   10049,0 2050ep
                           

Particulars:
Figures in italic prior to 1962: source KB; source figures 1977-1994: KA, v.26 (1995)
File created on 1996-01-22; revised on 2001-06-22; last modified 2003-07-19 by Jan Lahmeyer

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