Martinique Population: 375,364

Martinique is an overseas island of France and also a rugged Caribbean island. There is a blend of both France and West Indies culture in Martinique. There are many culturally rich locations here, such as the statue of Josephine de Beauharnais. The capital city consists of great café, narrow roads, and steep hilly regions. Martinique is officially a French republic.

Martinique largest cities by population

The capital city forte de France is home to 89,995 residents. The second highly crowded city is le lamentin with 39,229 people. The third city is le Robert, with 23,814 residents. The other main cities are santé Marie and le François. All these metropolitan cities are visited by thousands of tourists every year.

CITY NAME POPULATION
Fort-de-France 89,995
Le Lamentin 39,229
Le Robert 23,814
Sainte-Marie 20,380
Le Francois 19,682
Ducos 17,394
Saint-Joseph 16,974
La Trinite 15,040

Martinique population history

375,368 is the recent population of Martinique, according to the UN records. By the end of the quarter year, the anticipated population is 375, 265. The population of 2010 is 394, 663. Since 2010 there is a substantial decrease in the total population. For the years 2015 to 2019, the median age is 45.4, which remains invariable. In the current year, the median age has increased to 47.0. The urban population of Martinique is gradually rising every year. The urban population for 2020 is 343,595. Martinique holds the 179th position in the total world’s 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 375,265 -0.08% -289 -960 47 1.88 354 91.60% 343,595 0.00% 7,794,798,739 179
2019 375,554 -0.03% -119 -960 45.4 1.96 354 91.40% 343,282 0.00% 7,713,468,100 179
2018 375,673 -0.07% -275 -960 45.4 1.96 354 91.30% 342,898 0.00% 7,631,091,040 179
2017 375,948 -0.22% -843 -960 45.4 1.96 355 91.10% 342,625 0.00% 7,547,858,925 178
2016 376,791 -0.45% -1,687 -960 45.4 1.96 355 91.00% 342,721 0.01% 7,464,022,049 178
2015 378,478 -0.83% -3,237 -4,527 45 1.98 357 90.70% 343,326 0.01% 7,379,797,139 177
2010 394,663 -0.13% -505 -2,823 40.5 2.04 372 89.10% 351,666 0.01% 6,956,823,603 175
2005 397,190 0.52% 2,037 -802 37.4 1.93 375 89.30% 354,729 0.01% 6,541,907,027 175
2000 387,004 0.97% 3,654 508 34.1 1.9 365 89.70% 347,193 0.01% 6,143,493,823 174
1995 368,732 0.57% 2,057 -1,350 31.4 1.96 348 88.40% 326,044 0.01% 5,744,212,979 173
1990 358,449 1.07% 3,715 -47 28.3 2.14 338 86.30% 309,282 0.01% 5,327,231,061 171
1985 339,876 0.87% 2,884 -328 26 2.14 321 83.80% 284,886 0.01% 4,870,921,740 171
1980 325,454 -0.15% -477 -4,136 23.5 2.65 307 79.60% 259,100 0.01% 4,458,003,514 168
1975 327,838 0.17% 565 -5,416 19 4.08 309 71.20% 233,419 0.01% 4,079,480,606 165
1970 325,011 0.88% 2,777 -4,616 19.1 5 307 61.00% 198,316 0.01% 3,700,437,046 162
1965 311,127 2.01% 5,901 -1,639 17.9 5.45 294 50.00% 155,417 0.01% 3,339,583,597 162
1960 281,622 2.77% 7,189 7 19.2 5.71 266 40.10% 112,900 0.01% 3,034,949,748 162
1955 245,675 2.05% 4,735 -1,601 19.9 5.71 232 33.60% 82,620 0.01% 2,773,019,936 162

Martinique population forecast 

The decreasing trend of the total population will continue in the future years. There will not be any dramatic change but a gradual decrease in the total population. The yearly change in 2020 is -0.08%, and in 2050 the decreasing yearly change is -0.76 %. The population of Martinique predicted for the future years is in 2040. It is 355,603; in 2045, it is 344,941, and in 2050, it is 331,960.

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 375,265 -0.17% -643 -960 47 1.88 354 91.60% 343,595 0.00% 7,794,798,739 179
2025 371,763 -0.19% -700 -641 48.5 1.88 351 92.60% 344,150 0.00% 8,184,437,460 179
2030 367,716 -0.22% -809 -641 48.7 1.88 347 93.60% 344,230 0.00% 8,548,487,400 181
2035 362,879 -0.26% -967 -641 48.2 1.88 342 94.70% 343,708 0.00% 8,887,524,213 183
2040 355,603 -0.40% -1,455 -641 47.5 1.88 335 96.00% 341,382 0.00% 9,198,847,240 183
2045 344,941 -0.61% -2,132 -641 47.7 1.88 325 97.50% 336,389 0.00% 9,481,803,274 184
2050 331,960 -0.76% -2,596 48.7 1.88 313 99.10% 328,921 0.00% 9,735,033,990 185

Martinique demographics

The average life expectancy rate in Martinique for the current year is projected as 83.18 years. The infant mortality rate in Martinique is positively low, which is 4.8. The male and female life expectancy rate in Martinique is 86.1 years and 79.9 years. Among the other main countries, Martinique is one such important country where the female expectancy age is higher than the males.

Martinique religion and politics

The major Christian affiliation in the country is Roman Catholics. There are fewer numbers of Protestants and other Christian denominations.

Martinique economy

The economy of Martinique is highly dependent on the service sector. Agriculture and other sectors contribute 6% and 1% of the economy’s GDP. The bananas are exported to France. Tourism is the main factor in generating foreign revenue.

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%