Luxembourg Population: 622,240

Luxembourg, also known as the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a country in Western Europe. Luxembourg City, which is the capital of Luxembourg, is also one of the four capitals of the European Union. It is a landlocked country with Belgium in the west and north, Germany in the east, and France in the south. In 1994 The City of Luxembourg, which features the old quarters, was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Largest Cities in Luxembourg by Population

The population in Luxembourg is 76,684.

The other large cities in Luxembourg based on population is Esch-Sur-Alzette, Dudelange, Schifflange, Bettembourg, Petange, Ettlebruck.

CITY NAME POPULATION
Luxembourg 76,684
Esch-sur-Alzette 28,228
Dudelange 18,013

Luxembourg Population History

 Luxembourg is one of the least populated countries in EuropeIt has a population of 613,893. The population of Luxembourg in the year 1955 was 305,261. There was a sudden increase in population by 1.34% as opposed to a consistent rise over the years by .6-1% annually in the year 1995. The maximum yearly % change was registered in 2017 when it was 2.08%. And the population was 591,910.

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 625,978 1.66% 10,249 9,741 39.7 1.45 242 88.20% 552,328 0.01% 7,794,798,739 169
2019 615,729 1.90% 11,484 9,741 39.4 1.53 238 88.40% 544,596 0.01% 7,713,468,100 169
2018 604,245 2.08% 12,335 9,741 39.4 1.53 233 88.90% 537,082 0.01% 7,631,091,040 169
2017 591,910 2.18% 12,646 9,741 39.4 1.53 229 89.40% 529,352 0.01% 7,547,858,925 169
2016 579,264 2.21% 12,523 9,741 39.4 1.53 224 89.90% 520,820 0.01% 7,464,022,049 169
2015 566,741 2.22% 11,770 9,741 39.3 1.55 219 90.20% 511,081 0.01% 7,379,797,139 169
2010 507,889 2.10% 10,009 8,456 38.9 1.62 196 88.50% 449,722 0.01% 6,956,823,603 170
2005 457,842 0.98% 4,348 2,895 38.5 1.65 177 86.60% 396,482 0.01% 6,541,907,027 171
2000 436,103 1.33% 5,591 3,988 37.3 1.72 168 84.20% 367,269 0.01% 6,143,493,823 168
1995 408,149 1.34% 5,272 4,008 36.7 1.66 158 82.90% 338,327 0.01% 5,744,212,979 168
1990 381,791 0.80% 2,981 2,566 36.4 1.47 147 80.90% 309,047 0.01% 5,327,231,061 169
1985 366,884 0.16% 569 510 35.8 1.47 142 80.70% 295,961 0.01% 4,870,921,740 166
1980 364,038 0.56% 2,011 2,369 35 1.49 141 80.00% 291,384 0.01% 4,458,003,514 162
1975 353,983 0.83% 2,863 3,057 35 1.72 137 77.30% 273,618 0.01% 4,079,480,606 162
1970 339,668 0.57% 1,901 1,184 35.4 2.19 131 74.40% 252,625 0.01% 3,700,437,046 161
1965 330,161 0.97% 3,115 1,705 35.3 2.4 127 72.00% 237,576 0.01% 3,339,583,597 158
1960 314,588 0.60% 1,865 838 35.2 2.23 121 69.60% 218,815 0.01% 3,034,949,748 159
1955 305,261 0.62% 1,852 1,151 35.7 1.98 118 68.40% 208,830 0.01% 2,773,019,936 158

Luxembourg Population forecast

The Luxembourg population in the year 2020 is 622,051. The population is projected to be around 690,344 in the year 2030. About 82% of the population is likely to inhabit urban areas. Luxembourg population accounts for just 0.01% of the world population.

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 625,978 2.01% 11,847 9,741 39.7 1.45 242 88.20% 552,328 0.01% 7,794,798,739 169
2025 661,131 1.10% 7,031 5,000 40.7 1.45 255 89.70% 593,272 0.01% 8,184,437,460 168
2030 690,348 0.87% 5,843 4,000 41.9 1.45 267 91.10% 629,046 0.01% 8,548,487,400 169
2035 718,219 0.79% 5,574 4,000 43.1 1.45 277 92.40% 663,473 0.01% 8,887,524,213 169
2040 744,175 0.71% 5,191 4,000 44 1.45 287 93.50% 695,981 0.01% 9,198,847,240 169
2045 768,062 0.63% 4,777 4,000 44.7 1.45 297 94.60% 726,912 0.01% 9,481,803,274 169
2050 789,942 0.56% 4,376 45 1.45 305 95.80% 756,649 0.01% 9,735,033,990 169

Luxembourg Demographics

The population in Luxembourg in the year 2020 is 625,978. It is estimated that it is a record change of 1.66%. The male members in the population are around 316,587, while the female members are 309,389. The sex-ratio male is to female is 1.02. The median age of residents of Luxembourg is 39.4 years. The life expectancy for male members is 82.8 years, and that of female members is 82.8 years.

Luxembourg Religion & Politics 

The major religion in Luxembourg is Christianity. About 72% of the people are Christians; there are about 2.3% Muslims, 26.8% nonaffiliates, and 0.5% follow other religions.

The political system in Luxembourg is of the democratic monarchy type. There is a Monarch whereas, the prime minister is the head of the government. A multi-party system exists in Luxembourg, and there is no reason to believe that religion influences politics in any way. The king is Henri. He is the grand duke of Luxembourg.

Luxembourg Economy

It is a mixed economy in Luxembourg. There is a high level of entrepreneurial activity and centralized planning and regulation on the part of the government as well. The economy of the country relies to a large extent on steel, banking, and industrial sectors.

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%