Notes:
1. Asia includes Japan and excludes the Russian Federation.
2. Latin America includes the Caribbean and Mexico.
3. Europe includes the United Kingdom and the Russian Federation.
4. Northern America includes Greenland, but excludes Mexico.
5. Oceania includes Australia.
UN Medium Population Estimates for 1950 to 2050
World Asia Africa Latin Am. Europe North. Am. Oceania
Year Millions Millions Millions Millions Millions Millions Millions
1950 2,519.470 1,396.254 224.068 167.321 547.405 171.615 12.807
1955 2,757.399 1,539.784 250.253 191.034 575.186 186.882 14.260
1960 3,023.812 1,699.137 281.659 218.577 604.406 204.149 15.884
1965 3,337.973 1,896.875 318.937 250.774 634.032 219.567 17.788
1970 3,696.588 2,140.425 363.535 285.196 655.862 231.931 19.639
1975 4,073.740 2,395.218 415.824 322.449 675.548 243.417 21.284
1980 4,442.293 2,630.386 478.824 362.210 692.435 255.545 22.893
1985 4,843.948 2,887.969 553.255 402.992 706.017 269.015 24.700
1990 5,279.520 3,168.616 635.685 443.747 721.390 283.361 26.721
1995 5,692.354 3,430.323 722.669 483.615 727.885 299.028 28.834
2000 6,085.574 3,675.799 812.466 522.929 728.463 314.968 30.949
2005 6,464.750 3,905.415 905.936 561.346 728.389 330.608 33.056
2010 6,842.924 4,130.383 1,006.905 598.771 725.786 346.062 35.017
2015 7,219.431 4,351.001 1,115.358 634.104 721.111 360.905 36.952
2020 7,577.890 4,553.791 1,228.276 666.955 714.959 375.000 38.909
2025 7,905.239 4,728.131 1,344.491 696.541 707.235 388.032 40.809
2030 8,199.104 4,872.472 1,463.493 722.377 698.140 400.079 42.543
2035 8,463.265 4,991.992 1,584.258 743.926 688.041 410.996 44.052
2040 8,701.319 5,091.829 1,704.870 761.268 677.191 420.805 45.356
2045 8,907.417 5,168.280 1,823.062 774.255 665.637 429.669 46.514
2050 9,075.902 5,217.202 1,936.952 782.903 653.323 437.950 47.572
World Asia Africa Latin Am. Europe North. Am. Oceania
Rate/year 1.003755 1.001886 1.012193 1.002224 0.996272 1.003825 1.004508
T2, yrs. 184.95 367.86 57.19 312.02 (185.60) 181.55 154.09
1950, % 100.00 55.42 8.89 6.64 21.73 6.81 0.51
2000, % 100.00 60.40 13.35 8.59 11.97 5.18 0.51
2050, % 100.00 57.48 21.34 8.63 7.20 4.83 0.52
Note: The net growth rate per year from 2045 to 2050 = (P(2050)/P(2045))^(1/(2050-2045)).