Population of North Korea today

26,236,594
Sunday, May 26, 2024

Population of North Korea as of today

The current population of North Korea is 26,236,594 with an annual growth rate of 0.302%. North Korea has a population of 0.324% of the world's population.

Population26,236,594
Growth Rate0.302%
Male13,007,437 (49.577%)
Female13,229,157 (50.423%)
Today Change+ 98
Births today415
Deaths today314
Births in 2024133,652
Deaths in 2024101,114
Change in 2024+ 31,667 (0.121%)

Population chart for North Korea

Population History of North Korea

YearPopulation
(01 Jan)
Natural ChangeGrowth Rate
(%)
Total Population
(31 December)
202326,116,71688,0130.337%26,204,729
202226,022,11794,4600.363%26,116,577
202125,921,701100,3170.387%26,022,018
202025,813,233108,1570.419%25,921,390
201925,697,648115,3820.449%25,813,030
201825,578,651118,6850.464%25,697,336
201725,453,992124,4700.489%25,578,462
201625,325,230128,3990.507%25,453,629
201525,190,800134,0150.532%25,324,815
201425,061,462129,0670.515%25,190,529

The population of countries near North Korea

RankIsoCountryPopulationEquivalent North Korea
1CN China1,425,242,4355,439.792%
2KR South Korea51,746,674197.541%
3RU Russia144,004,198550.258%
Data sources: United Nations,World Bank,Nations Geo,Census,Wikidata