Population in South Africa

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Population in South Africa


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According to the last data (2015) Population in South Africa: 54 956 920 number of people

The dynamics of change: Population (number of people)

Year The value Place in the world In Africa
2015 54 956 920 24 from 233 5 from 56
2014 54 058 647  
2013 53 192 216  
2012 52 356 381  
2011 51 549 958  
2010 50 771 826 25 from 233 5 from 56
2009 50 020 918  
2008 49 296 223  
2007 48 596 781  
2006 47 921 682  
2005 47 270 063 26 from 216 5 from 54
2004 46 641 103  
2003 46 034 026  
2002 45 448 096  
2001 44 909 738  
2000 44 000 000 27 from 216 5 from 54
1999 42 923 485  
1998 41 899 683  
1997 40 926 063  
1996 40 000 247  
1995 39 120 000 28 from 216 5 from 54
1994 38 283 223  
1993 37 473 796  
1992 36 690 739  
1991 35 933 108  
1990 35 200 000 28 from 215 4 from 54
1989 34 490 549  
1988 33 728 498  
1987 32 933 081  
1986 32 121 290  
1985 31 307 880 28 from 213 4 from 54
1984 30 505 361  
1983 29 724 004  
1982 28 971 839  
1981 28 254 655  
1980 27 576 000 30 from 213 4 from 54
1979 26 940 793  
1978 26 355 319  
1977 25 805 575  
1976 25 268 094  
1975 24 728 000 30 from 213 4 from 54
1974 24 189 837  
1973 23 655 908  
1972 23 126 276  
1971 22 602 373  
1970 22 087 000 29 from 213 4 from 54
1969 21 612 522  
1968 21 153 722  
1967 20 707 258  
1966 20 268 594  
1965 19 832 000 29 from 213 4 from 54
1964 19 390 554  
1963 18 936 138  
1962 18 459 442  
1961 17 949 962