Armenia Population: 2,961,226

Armenia is the former Soviet Republic located in Southwestern Asia. Azerbaijan surrounds Armenia to the east, Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, and Iran to the south. The capital city of Armenia is Yerevan.

Largest Cities in Armenia by Population 

Yerevan has the largest population, followed by cities like Gyumri, Vanadzor, and Vagharshapat.

CITY NAME POPULATION
Yerevan 1,093,485
Gyumri 148,381
Vanadzor 101,098
Vagharshapat 46,540
Hrazdan 40,795
Abovyan 35,673
Kapan 33,160
Ararat 28,832
Armavir 25,963
Step’anavan 23,782
Gavarr 21,680
Artashat 20,562
Goris 20,379
Masis 18,911
Ashtarak 18,779
Sevan 17,083
Hats’avan 15,208
Spitak 15,059

Armenia Population History

As per the UN records, the total population of Zimbabwe is 2,963,243. The statistics of the population history of Armenia show progress. In 2017 the population is 2,944,791, in 2018 it is 2,951,745 and in 2019 it is 2,957,731. The figure shows the population is increasing every year.

Year Population Yearly % Change Yearly Change Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban Pop % Urban Population Country’s Share of World Pop World Population Global Rank
2020 2,963,243 0.19% 5,512 -4,998 35.4 1.76 104 62.80% 1,860,554 0.04% 7,794,798,739 137
2019 2,957,731 0.20% 5,986 -4,998 34.1 1.73 104 62.80% 1,856,542 0.04% 7,713,468,100 137
2018 2,951,745 0.24% 6,954 -4,998 34.1 1.73 104 62.80% 1,852,877 0.04% 7,631,091,040 138
2017 2,944,791 0.29% 8,648 -4,998 34.1 1.73 103 62.80% 1,849,202 0.04% 7,547,858,925 138
2016 2,936,143 0.36% 10,590 -4,998 34.1 1.73 103 62.80% 1,845,024 0.04% 7,464,022,049 138
2015 2,925,553 0.33% 9,647 -6,107 33.8 1.72 103 62.90% 1,840,151 0.04% 7,379,797,139 139
2010 2,877,319 -0.71% -20,790 -36,672 32.9 1.72 101 63.40% 1,825,365 0.04% 6,956,823,603 139
2005 2,981,269 -0.58% -17,664 -32,104 31.8 1.65 105 63.90% 1,906,167 0.05% 6,541,907,027 136
2000 3,069,591 -0.94% -29,551 -44,775 30.6 1.75 108 64.70% 1,984,990 0.05% 6,143,493,823 133
1995 3,217,348 -1.88% -64,165 -99,258 29.4 2.38 113 66.10% 2,125,290 0.06% 5,744,212,979 129
1990 3,538,171 1.18% 40,446 -13,506 27.2 2.6 124 67.40% 2,385,458 0.07% 5,327,231,061 121
1985 3,335,940 1.48% 47,237 -10,246 25.3 2.5 117 67.10% 2,238,065 0.07% 4,870,921,740 119
1980 3,099,754 1.82% 53,399 3,443 23.5 2.6 109 66.00% 2,047,372 0.07% 4,458,003,514 120
1975 2,832,759 2.33% 61,538 17,281 21.8 3.04 99 63.60% 1,801,955 0.07% 4,079,480,606 118
1970 2,525,068 2.69% 62,750 20,680 20.3 3.45 89 59.90% 1,511,615 0.07% 3,700,437,046 119
1965 2,211,319 3.36% 67,440 14,067 20.6 4.45 78 55.60% 1,229,971 0.07% 3,339,583,597 121
1960 1,874,121 3.69% 62,123 11,986 22.4 4.9 66 51.30% 960,959 0.06% 3,034,949,748 121
1955 1,563,507 2.93% 41,999 9,973 22.7 4.49 55 46.00% 718,453 0.06% 2,773,019,936 121

Armenia Population forecast

As of 2020, the population was growing at 0.09%. The average birth rate for children is very low. During the 1990s, the birth rate is very low compared to other years. The population is gradually increasing every year. But, after 2030, the population is expected to decrease slowly. By the year 2045, there will be a decrease in the population rate to 2,864,550. In the year 2050, the total population predicted as 2,816,112.

The forecast shows that there might be a possibility of an increase in the median age. The current median age is 35.4, and in the year 2050, the median age is projected as 43.2. The urban and median age is steadily increasing over the coming years. The estimated urban population for the year 2050 is 2,004,977.

Year Population Yearly % Change Yearly Change Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban Pop % Urban Population Country’s Share of World Pop World Population Global Rank
2020 2,963,243 0.26% 7,538 -4,998 35.4 1.76 104 62.80% 1,860,554 0.04% 7,794,798,739 137
2025 2,977,276 0.09% 2,807 -4,998 37.5 1.76 105 63.20% 1,882,155 0.04% 8,184,437,460 139
2030 2,967,005 -0.07% -2,054 -4,998 39.8 1.76 104 64.20% 1,905,794 0.03% 8,548,487,400 140
2035 2,940,412 -0.18% -5,319 -4,998 41.7 1.76 103 65.80% 1,934,202 0.03% 8,887,524,213 142
2040 2,905,148 -0.24% -7,053 -4,998 42.8 1.76 102 67.70% 1,967,348 0.03% 9,198,847,240 144
2045 2,864,550 -0.28% -8,120 -4,998 43 1.76 101 69.60% 1,992,815 0.03% 9,481,803,274 143
2050 2,816,112 -0.34% -9,688 43.2 1.76 99 71.20% 2,004,977 0.03% 9,735,033,990 143

Armenia Demographics

The life expectancy rate of 2020 is 77.55. The infant mortality rate of this country is 9.4. In the year 2019, the increase was positive as the death rates increased the birth rates. The total male percentage of Armenia is 47.03%, which is 1,393,747. The female population percentage is about 52.97%, which is 1,569,487. The sex ratio is 870 males per 1000 females. This is lesser than the global sex ratio.

Armenia Religion & Politics

The majority of the people of Armenia belong to be Christianity, with over 94.8%. Armenia is the first country to adopt Christianity. The remaining belong to Catholicism and Sunni Muslims. The President is the head of the state, and Prime Minister is the head of the government and multiparty system.

Armenia Economy

The economy of Armenia is a mixed economy. It has private freedom for enterprises combing with centralized government regulations and economic planning. The Armenia economy depends on manufacturing, services, mining, and agriculture.

Largest Countries in the World by Population

S.No Country Population (2020) World Population Share (%)
1 China 1,439,323,776 18.47%
2 India 1,380,004,385 17.70%
3 United States 331,002,651 4.25%
4 Indonesia 273,523,615 3.51%
5 Pakistan 220,892,340 2.83%
6 Brazil 212,559,417 2.73%
7 Nigeria 206,139,589 2.64%
8 Bangladesh 164,689,383 2.11%
9 Russia 145,934,462 1.87%
10 Mexico 128,932,753 1.65%