Cyprus Population: 1,204,140

The third largest and populous island in the eastern Mediterranean region in Cyprus. It is officially a republic of Cyprus. The countries surrounding Cyprus are, in the south turkey, in the west Syria and Lebanon and northern Israel. This country is related to many historical incidents, and there are several archaeological kinds of research still going in the country. Even the countries surrounding Cyprus are culturally and historically rich.

Cyprus largest cities by population 

Nicosia is a highly populated city; its total population is 200,452. There are a total of 7 largest cities, and the second among them is Lima’s sol its population is 154000. The third and other countries’ populations are below 1 lakh.

CITY NAME POPULATION
Nicosia 200,452
Limassol 154,000
Larnaca 72,000
Famagusta 42,526
Paphos 35,961
Kyrenia 26,701
Protaras 20,230

Cyprus population history 

From the year 2000, the yearly growth in the population nearly touches 2%. In 2000 the population recorded is 1,112,612 that is 1.60% growth. However, after the year 2005, the population is increasing, but the overall growth is decreasing. For the year 2020, the total population is 1,207,359, which is 0.73 % growth, and it is lesser than the previous year. The fertility rate is less in 2020 when compared to the previous year, which is 1.34. The urban population is also a declining record. The global rank of Cyprus in the year 2020 is 158.

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 1,207,359 0.73% 8,784 5,000 37.3 1.34 131 66.80% 806,754 0.02% 7,794,798,739 158
2019 1,198,575 0.78% 9,310 5,000 35.4 1.37 130 66.80% 800,615 0.02% 7,713,468,100 158
2018 1,189,265 0.81% 9,587 5,000 35.4 1.37 129 66.80% 794,433 0.02% 7,631,091,040 158
2017 1,179,678 0.81% 9,491 5,000 35.4 1.37 128 66.80% 788,359 0.02% 7,547,858,925 158
2016 1,170,187 0.79% 9,202 5,000 35.4 1.37 127 66.90% 782,589 0.02% 7,464,022,049 158
2015 1,160,985 0.85% 9,675 4,502 34.9 1.38 126 66.90% 777,234 0.02% 7,379,797,139 158
2010 1,112,612 1.60% 16,990 11,732 33.9 1.48 120 67.60% 751,576 0.02% 6,956,823,603 156
2005 1,027,662 1.73% 16,874 11,506 32.9 1.59 111 68.30% 701,562 0.02% 6,541,907,027 155
2000 943,290 1.98% 17,581 10,652 31.8 1.89 102 68.60% 647,550 0.02% 6,143,493,823 155
1995 855,383 2.22% 17,754 8,639 31 2.33 93 68.00% 581,986 0.01% 5,744,212,979 155
1990 766,615 1.73% 12,586 3,433 29.9 2.43 83 66.80% 511,911 0.01% 5,327,231,061 155
1985 703,685 0.53% 3,656 -5,527 29.1 2.45 76 64.70% 455,131 0.01% 4,870,921,740 156
1980 685,405 1.07% 7,131 -243 28.3 2.29 74 58.60% 401,746 0.02% 4,458,003,514 154
1975 649,751 1.15% 7,227 611 27.4 2.49 70 47.30% 307,187 0.02% 4,079,480,606 152
1970 613,618 1.10% 6,530 -1,569 26 2.8 66 40.80% 250,120 0.02% 3,700,437,046 152
1965 580,966 0.28% 1,607 -8,605 23.4 3.44 63 38.20% 221,858 0.02% 3,339,583,597 148
1960 572,930 1.57% 8,592 -1,330 23 3.5 62 35.60% 204,124 0.02% 3,034,949,748 148
1955 529,972 1.42% 7,191 -2,760 24.4 3.71 57 32.30% 171,363 0.02% 2,773,019,936 148

Cyprus population forecast 

The yearly population growth of Cyprus is dropping in 2050. The anticipated population is 1,354,591, which is 0.19%. The fall in the growth of population may be due to stable fertility rates and high infant mortality rates. The median age is increasing every year. The median age in 2050 is 47.9. The urban population is increasing, and in the year 2050, the urban population increases by 76.9%. In the foreseeing future, there will be a gradual decrease in the growth of the population. After the year 2050, there will be a point where the total population will have zero percent growth.

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 1,207,359 0.79% 9,275 5,000 37.3 1.34 131 66.80% 806,754 0.02% 7,794,798,739 158
2025 1,244,676 0.61% 7,463 5,000 39.5 1.34 135 67.30% 838,047 0.02% 8,184,437,460 158
2030 1,274,972 0.48% 6,059 5,000 41.6 1.34 138 68.50% 872,761 0.01% 8,548,487,400 159
2035 1,301,056 0.41% 5,217 5,000 43.5 1.34 141 70.10% 911,686 0.01% 8,887,524,213 157
2040 1,323,767 0.35% 4,542 5,000 45.1 1.34 143 72.10% 954,053 0.01% 9,198,847,240 157
2045 1,342,020 0.27% 3,651 5,000 46.6 1.34 145 74.10% 994,052 0.01% 9,481,803,274 158
2050 1,354,591 0.19% 2,514 47.9 1.34 147 76.00% 1,029,826 0.01% 9,735,033,990 157

Cyprus population demographics

The life expectancy rate in the country is 81.5 years. The infant mortality rate and deaths under age five are 3.2 and 3.6. The sex ratio of males and females shows that the female population is higher than the male population that is 49.99% and 50.01%. 

Cyprus religion and politics

Every Greek Cypriots are a member of the Greek Orthodox Church in Cyprus. The majority of the population are Orthodox Christians that is 95%, 1.5% Roman Catholics, and 1.3% non-religious.

Cyprus economy 

The economy of Cyprus is free, and it is also the 44th freest economy. The main sector of the economy is imports and exports.

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%