Population in Senegal

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Population in Senegal


The continent: Africa
  
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Dependency ratios in Senegal


total dependency ratio

87,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 180 in the world of 196 (8,67%); 40 in Africa from 55 (29,09%)

youth dependency ratio

82,10 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 180 in the world of 196 (8,67%); 40 in Africa from 55 (29,09%)

elderly dependency ratio

5,50 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 31 in the world of 196 (84,69%); 20 in Africa from 55 (65,45%)

potential support ratio

18,20 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 163 in the world of 196 (17,35%); 34 in Africa from 55 (40%)

Urbanization of the population in Senegal


Population

15 129 273 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 72 in the world of 233 (69,53%); 24 in Africa from 56 (58,93%)
14,36 % (2,87 % annual) ↘
min: 3 177 560; max: 15 129 273; max-min: 11 951 713 (79,00%); mid: 9 153 417;
5 975 857 (39,50%)
3,07 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 16 in the world of 216 (93,06%); 12 in Africa from 54 (79,63%)
4,14 % (0,829 % annual) ↘
min: 2,41; max: 3,15; max-min: 0,737 (23,41%); mid: 2,78;
0,284 (9,27%)

Rural population

8 514 604 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 60 in the world of 205 (71,22%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)
12,09 % (2,42 % annual) ↘
min: 2 446 721; max: 8 514 604; max-min: 6 067 883 (71,26%); mid: 5 480 663;
3 033 942 (35,63%)
56,28 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 64 in the world of 205 (69,27%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
2,65 % (0,530 % annual) ↗
min: 56,28; max: 77; max-min: 20,72 (26,91%); mid: 66,64;
-10,36 (-18,41%)
2,48 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 13 in the world of 205 (94,15%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
0,689 % (0,138 % annual) ↗
min: 1,62; max: 2,87; max-min: 1,26 (43,76%); mid: 2,24;
0,240 (9,64%)

Urban population

6 614 669 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 76 in the world of 214 (64,95%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
17,28 % (3,46 % annual) ↘
min: 730 839; max: 6 614 669; max-min: 5 883 830 (88,95%); mid: 3 672 754;
2 941 915 (44,48%)
43,72 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 214 (29,91%); 24 in Africa from 54 (57,41%)
3,41 % (0,682 % annual) ↘
min: 23; max: 43,72; max-min: 20,72 (47,39%); mid: 33,36;
10,36 (23,70%)
3,82 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 32 in the world of 214 (85,51%); 24 in Africa from 54 (57,41%)
7,31 % (1,46 % annual) ↘
min: 2,78; max: 5,53; max-min: 2,75 (49,78%); mid: 4,15;
-0,332 (-8,70%)

Population in largest city

3 520 215 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 46 in the world of 151 (70,20%); 10 in Africa from 45 (80%)
16,79 % (3,36 % annual) ↘
min: 359 097; max: 3 520 215; max-min: 3 161 118 (89,80%); mid: 1 939 656;
1 580 559 (44,90%)
23,27 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 38 in the world of 151 (75,50%); 8 in Africa from 45 (84,44%)
2,84 % (0,568 % annual) ↘
min: 11,48; max: 23,27; max-min: 11,79 (50,65%); mid: 17,37;
5,89 (25,33%)

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

3 520 215 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 55 in the world of 115 (53,04%); 13 in Africa from 32 (62,50%)
16,79 % (3,36 % annual) ↘
min: 359 097; max: 3 520 215; max-min: 3 161 118 (89,80%); mid: 1 939 656;
1 580 559 (44,90%)
23,27 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 49 in the world of 115 (58,26%); 7 in Africa from 32 (81,25%)
2,84 % (0,568 % annual) ↘
min: 11,30; max: 23,27; max-min: 11,97 (51,43%); mid: 17,28;
5,98 (25,72%)

Migration in Senegal


Population

15 129 273 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 72 in the world of 233 (69,53%); 24 in Africa from 56 (58,93%)
14,36 % (2,87 % annual) ↘
min: 3 177 560; max: 15 129 273; max-min: 11 951 713 (79,00%); mid: 9 153 417;
5 975 857 (39,50%)

International migrant stock, total

263 242 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 91 in the world of 214 (57,94%); 23 in Africa from 54 (59,26%)
2,72 % (0,543 % annual) ↘
min: 231 901; max: 287 654; max-min: 55 753 (19,38%); mid: 259 778;
3 464 (1,32%)
1,74 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 150 in the world of 214 (30,37%); 28 in Africa from 54 (50%)
13,60 % (2,72 % annual) ↗
min: 1,74; max: 3,60; max-min: 1,86 (51,65%); mid: 2,67;
-0,929 (-53,41%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,095 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 180 (60%); 27 in Africa from 48 (45,83%)
67,72 % (13,54 % annual) ↗
min: 0,095; max: 0,773; max-min: 0,678 (87,70%); mid: 0,434;
-0,339 (-356,50%)
14 392 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 65 in the world of 180 (64,44%); 26 in Africa from 48 (47,92%)
43,64 % (8,73 % annual) ↗
min: 14 237; max: 73 002; max-min: 58 765 (80,50%); mid: 43 620;
-29 228 (-203,08%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,141 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 37 in the world of 196 (81,63%); 15 in Africa from 54 (74,07%)
10,74 % (2,15 % annual) ↘
min: 0,077; max: 0,799; max-min: 0,722 (90,36%); mid: 0,438;
-0,297 (-211,23%)
21 280 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 33 in the world of 196 (83,67%); 16 in Africa from 54 (72,22%)
23,56 % (4,71 % annual) ↘
min: 8 332; max: 60 006; max-min: 51 674 (86,11%); mid: 34 169;
-12 889 (-60,57%)

Fertility in Senegal


Birth rate, crude

38,09 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 16 in the world of 207 (92,75%); 16 in Africa from 54 (72,22%)
2,67 % (0,535 % annual) ↗
min: 38,09; max: 50,44; max-min: 12,36 (24,50%); mid: 44,26;
-6,18 (-16,23%)

Birth rate, crude

569 420 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 207 (74,88%); 24 in Africa from 54 (57,41%)
11,02 % (2,20 % annual) ↘
min: 160 189; max: 569 420; max-min: 409 232 (71,87%); mid: 364 805;
204 616 (35,93%)

Fertility rate

5,09 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 15 in the world of 203 (93,10%); 15 in Africa from 54 (74,07%)
1,65 % (0,330 % annual) ↗
min: 5,09; max: 7,47; max-min: 2,38 (31,84%); mid: 6,28;
-1,19 (-23,36%)

Wanted fertility rate

4,50 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 14 in the world of 47 (72,34%); 13 in Africa from 30 (60%)
3,70 % (0,741 % annual) ↘
min: 4,30; max: 5,50; max-min: 1,20 (21,82%); mid: 4,90;
-0,400 (-8,89%)

Adolescent fertility rate

76,88 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 40 in the world of 193 (79,79%); 33 in Africa from 54 (40,74%)
17,71 % (3,54 % annual) ↗
min: 76,88; max: 194,66; max-min: 117,78 (60,51%); mid: 135,77;
-58,89 (-76,60%)

Child and maternal mortality in Senegal


Birth rate, crude

569 420 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 155 in the world of 207 (25,60%); 31 in Africa from 54 (44,44%)
11,02 % (2,20 % annual) ↘
min: 160 189; max: 569 420; max-min: 409 232 (71,87%); mid: 364 805;
204 616 (35,93%)
6,21 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 206 (73,30%); 5 in Africa from 54 (92,59%)
18,71 % (3,74 % annual) ↗
min: 6,21; max: 26,05; max-min: 19,85 (76,18%); mid: 16,13;
-9,92 (-159,94%)

Maternal mortality

1 800 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 149 in the world of 181 (18,23%); 29 in Africa from 53 (47,17%)
5,56 % (1,11 % annual) ↗
min: 1 800; max: 2 000; max-min: 200 (10%); mid: 1 900;
-100 (-5,56%)
0,119 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 148 in the world of 181 (18,78%); 22 in Africa from 53 (60,38%)
23,25 % (4,65 % annual) ↗
min: 0,119; max: 0,240; max-min: 0,121 (50,33%); mid: 0,179;
-0,060 (-50,67%)

Number of neonatal deaths

12 055 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 148 in the world of 192 (23,44%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)
2,89 % (0,577 % annual) ↗
min: 12 055; max: 14 833; max-min: 2 778 (18,73%); mid: 13 444;
-1 389 (-11,52%)
0,797 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 157 in the world of 192 (18,75%); 22 in Africa from 54 (61,11%)
20,14 % (4,03 % annual) ↗
min: 0,797; max: 1,71; max-min: 0,911 (53,35%); mid: 1,25;
-0,456 (-57,18%)

Mortality rate, under 5

27 059 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 153 in the world of 193 (21,24%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)
14,34 % (2,87 % annual) ↗
min: 27 059; max: 58 449; max-min: 31 390 (53,70%); mid: 42 754;
-15 695 (-58,00%)
1,79 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 157 in the world of 193 (19,17%); 21 in Africa from 54 (62,96%)
33,51 % (6,70 % annual) ↗
min: 1,79; max: 14,21; max-min: 12,42 (87,41%); mid: 8,00;
-6,21 (-347,28%)

Causes of death in Senegal


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

57,20 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 138 in the world of 172 (20,35%); 18 in Africa from 52 (67,31%)
3,50 % (0,699 % annual) ↗
min: 57,20; max: 69,20; max-min: 12 (17,34%); mid: 63,20;
-6 (-10,49%)

Cause of death, by injury

8,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 90 in the world of 172 (48,26%); 23 in Africa from 52 (57,69%)
3,73 % (0,745 % annual) ↘
min: 6,60; max: 8,50; max-min: 1,90 (22,35%); mid: 7,55;
0,950 (11,18%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

34,20 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 33 in the world of 172 (81,40%); 33 in Africa from 52 (38,46%)
4,87 % (0,975 % annual) ↘
min: 24,20; max: 34,20; max-min: 10,00 (29,24%); mid: 29,20;
5 (14,62%)

Mortality caused by road traffic injury

27,20 per 100,000 people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 152 in the world of 178 (15,17%); 28 in Africa from 50 (46%)

Life Expectancy in Senegal


Life expectancy

66,37 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 146 in the world of 201 (27,86%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
3,55 % (0,711 % annual) ↘
min: 38,21; max: 66,37; max-min: 28,17 (42,44%); mid: 52,29;
14,08 (21,22%)

Life expectancy, male

64,52 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 147 in the world of 201 (27,36%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
3,23 % (0,646 % annual) ↘
min: 37,47; max: 64,52; max-min: 27,05 (41,93%); mid: 50,99;
13,53 (20,96%)

Life expectancy, female

68,32 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 148 in the world of 201 (26,87%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
3,87 % (0,775 % annual) ↘
min: 38,98; max: 68,32; max-min: 29,34 (42,94%); mid: 53,65;
14,67 (21,47%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

3,90 [?] (2015)
(descending): 130 in the world of 201 (35,82%); 16 in Africa from 54 (72,22%)
16,86 % (3,37 % annual) ↘
min: 1,52; max: 3,90; max-min: 2,38 (61,10%); mid: 2,71;
1,19 (30,55%)

Survival to age 65 in Senegal


Survival to age 65

2,93 [?] (2015)
(descending): 166 in the world of 194 (14,95%); 34 in Africa from 54 (38,89%)
5,38 % (1,08 % annual) ↗
min: 2,51; max: 3,20; max-min: 0,681 (21,33%); mid: 2,85;
0,079 (2,68%)

Survival to age 65, male

64,34 [?] (2014)
(descending): 129 in the world of 193 (33,68%); 10 in Africa from 54 (83,33%)
4,45 % (0,890 % annual) ↘
min: 26,06; max: 64,34; max-min: 38,28 (59,49%); mid: 45,20;
19,14 (29,75%)

Survival to age 65, female

73,36 [?] (2014)
(descending): 136 in the world of 193 (30,05%); 9 in Africa from 54 (85,19%)
5,22 % (1,04 % annual) ↘
min: 29,94; max: 73,36; max-min: 43,42 (59,19%); mid: 51,65;
21,71 (29,59%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,877 [?] (2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 193 (32,64%); 40 in Africa from 54 (27,78%)
0,853 % (0,171 % annual) ↗
min: 0,865; max: 0,887; max-min: 0,022 (2,54%); mid: 0,876;
0,0009313 (0,106%)

Age structure in Senegal


0-14 years

41,85 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 24 in the world of 227 (89,87%); 23 in Africa from 56 (60,71%)

15-24 years

20,36 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 34 in the world of 227 (85,46%); 17 in Africa from 56 (71,43%)

25-54 years

30,93 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 203 in the world of 227 (11,01%); 36 in Africa from 56 (37,50%)

55-64 years

3,91 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 202 in the world of 227 (11,45%); 38 in Africa from 56 (33,93%)

65 years and over

2,95 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 202 in the world of 227 (11,45%); 40 in Africa from 56 (30,36%)

The ratio of women/men in Senegal


0-14 years

1,01 [?] (2015)
(descending): 198 in the world of 227 (13,22%); 37 in Africa from 56 (35,71%)

15-24 years

0,993 [?] (2015)
(descending): 188 in the world of 227 (17,62%); 35 in Africa from 56 (39,29%)

25-54 years

0,847 [?] (2015)
(descending): 217 in the world of 227 (4,85%); 54 in Africa from 56 (5,36%)

55-64 years

0,764 [?] (2015)
(descending): 213 in the world of 227 (6,61%); 49 in Africa from 56 (14,29%)

65 years and over

0,811 [?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 227 (54,19%); 24 in Africa from 56 (58,93%)

Average age in Senegal


total

18,70 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 203 in the world of 227 (11,01%); 35 in Africa from 56 (39,29%)

male

17,80 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 211 in the world of 227 (7,49%); 42 in Africa from 56 (26,79%)

female

19,60 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 227 (13,66%); 31 in Africa from 56 (46,43%)

Tourism in Senegal


International tourism, number of arrivals

836 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 125 in the world of 195 (36,41%); 24 in Africa from 45 (48,89%)
7,66 % (1,53 % annual) ↗
min: 495 000; max: 1 063 000; max-min: 568 000 (53,43%); mid: 779 000;
57 000 (6,82%)