Belarus Population 2022


Belarus map
  • The current population of Belarus is estimated at 9,302,760 people as of October, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Belarus represent 0.12% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Belarus is 46 inhabitants per km2.
  • Belarus is located in Europe.
  • Belarus ranks number 96 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Belarus is 53.7161° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 27.9750° E.
  • The median age in Belarus is 40.4 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Belarus increased to 457 BYN per month in 2022 (around 135 USD/Month) from 400 BYN per month in 2021.
  • The countries that Belarus shares its land boundary with are Latvia and Lithuania to the northwest, Russia to the north and east, Ukraine to the south, and Poland to the west.

Belarus

Official name Republic of Belarus
Location Europe
Capital Minsk
Population 9,303,343 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 46/km2
Population growth rate -0.02% (in 2022)
Area 207,595 km2 (80,152.84 sq mi)
Official language Belarusian, Russian
Currency Belarusian ruble (BYN)
Life expectancy 75 years
Internet TLD .by
Call code +375

Belarus Population Graph

Belarus Population History (1960-2020)

Year Population Male Population Female Population Male (%) Female (%) Urban Population Urban (%)
2020 9,386,518 4,370,363 5,016,155 46.56% 53.44% 7,460,405 79.48%
2019 9,426,352 4,387,967 5,038,385 46.55% 53.45% 7,450,589 79.04%
2018 9,445,392 4,395,885 5,049,507 46.54% 53.46% 7,424,078 78.6%
2017 9,465,610 4,405,295 5,060,315 46.54% 53.46% 7,395,481 78.13%
2016 9,476,008 4,410,134 5,065,874 46.54% 53.46% 7,359,068 77.66%
2015 9,467,699 4,405,320 5,062,379 46.53% 53.47% 7,307,170 77.18%
2014 9,455,129 4,398,526 5,056,603 46.52% 53.48% 7,251,138 76.69%
2013 9,449,821 4,394,167 5,055,654 46.5% 53.5% 7,200,764 76.2%
2012 9,453,449 4,394,908 5,058,541 46.49% 53.51% 7,156,261 75.7%
2011 9,468,266 4,400,850 5,067,416 46.48% 53.52% 7,119,189 75.19%
2010 9,490,475 4,412,122 5,078,353 46.49% 53.51% 7,086,538 74.67%
2009 9,511,236 4,423,676 5,087,560 46.51% 53.49% 7,054,484 74.17%
2008 9,534,655 4,437,428 5,097,227 46.54% 53.46% 7,029,901 73.73%
2007 9,567,646 4,456,610 5,111,036 46.58% 53.42% 7,010,214 73.27%
2006 9,611,647 4,481,911 5,129,736 46.63% 53.37% 6,999,201 72.82%
2005 9,670,680 4,514,273 5,156,407 46.68% 53.32% 6,996,737 72.35%
2004 9,736,957 4,551,054 5,185,903 46.74% 53.26% 6,999,898 71.89%
2003 9,803,607 4,589,068 5,214,539 46.81% 53.19% 7,001,736 71.42%
2002 9,872,454 4,627,219 5,245,235 46.87% 53.13% 7,003,519 70.94%
2001 9,935,499 4,660,743 5,274,756 46.91% 53.09% 7,000,553 70.46%
2000 9,986,596 4,687,708 5,298,888 46.94% 53.06% 6,987,621 69.97%
1999 10,033,757 4,710,849 5,322,908 46.95% 53.05% 6,971,454 69.48%
1998 10,079,013 4,731,089 5,347,924 46.94% 53.06% 6,960,566 69.06%
1997 10,124,515 4,750,422 5,374,093 46.92% 53.08% 6,954,529 68.69%
1996 10,166,681 4,768,173 5,398,508 46.9% 53.1% 6,944,860 68.31%
1995 10,200,967 4,782,213 5,418,754 46.88% 53.12% 6,929,517 67.93%
1994 10,234,114 4,798,776 5,435,338 46.89% 53.11% 6,912,121 67.54%
1993 10,246,217 4,804,451 5,441,766 46.89% 53.11% 6,881,359 67.16%
1992 10,223,622 4,795,901 5,427,721 46.91% 53.09% 6,826,312 66.77%
1991 10,201,186 4,785,376 5,415,810 46.91% 53.09% 6,770,527 66.37%
1990 10,196,481 4,782,150 5,414,331 46.9% 53.1% 6,727,638 65.98%
1989 10,177,119 4,770,016 5,407,103 46.87% 53.13% 6,675,172 65.59%
1988 10,147,098 4,751,886 5,395,212 46.83% 53.17% 6,582,422 64.87%
1987 10,118,078 4,733,237 5,384,841 46.78% 53.22% 6,462,416 63.87%
1986 10,050,030 4,696,379 5,353,651 46.73% 53.27% 6,317,449 62.86%
1985 9,981,983 4,659,590 5,322,393 46.68% 53.32% 6,171,860 61.83%
1984 9,916,937 4,625,259 5,291,678 46.64% 53.36% 6,029,498 60.8%
1983 9,849,890 4,591,034 5,258,856 46.61% 53.39% 5,884,324 59.74%
1982 9,782,843 4,555,870 5,226,973 46.57% 53.43% 5,738,616 58.66%
1981 9,716,797 4,522,197 5,194,600 46.54% 53.46% 5,594,932 57.58%
1980 9,649,750 4,487,134 5,162,616 46.5% 53.5% 5,452,109 56.5%
1979 9,590,709 4,454,884 5,135,825 46.45% 53.55% 5,313,253 55.4%
1978 9,531,668 4,422,694 5,108,974 46.4% 53.6% 5,170,930 54.25%
1977 9,469,624 4,389,171 5,080,453 46.35% 53.65% 5,022,689 53.04%
1976 9,417,588 4,360,343 5,057,245 46.3% 53.7% 4,881,136 51.83%
1975 9,373,557 4,334,333 5,039,224 46.24% 53.76% 4,743,957 50.61%
1974 9,324,106 4,305,872 5,018,234 46.18% 53.82% 4,606,108 49.4%
1973 9,263,752 4,273,369 4,990,383 46.13% 53.87% 4,451,233 48.05%
1972 9,195,400 4,236,321 4,959,079 46.07% 53.93% 4,294,252 46.7%
1971 9,121,957 4,197,012 4,924,945 46.01% 53.99% 4,136,807 45.35%
1970 9,046,328 4,156,788 4,889,540 45.95% 54.05% 3,981,289 44.01%
1969 8,966,576 4,114,762 4,851,814 45.89% 54.11% 3,834,108 42.76%
1968 8,880,764 4,070,054 4,810,710 45.83% 54.17% 3,693,510 41.59%
1967 8,791,798 4,024,006 4,767,792 45.77% 54.23% 3,553,645 40.42%
1966 8,702,584 3,977,081 4,725,503 45.7% 54.3% 3,417,505 39.27%
1965 8,616,027 3,931,493 4,684,534 45.63% 54.37% 3,285,291 38.13%
1964 8,530,191 3,885,502 4,644,689 45.55% 54.45% 3,156,171 37%
1963 8,443,138 3,839,095 4,604,043 45.47% 54.53% 3,024,332 35.82%
1962 8,357,774 3,792,758 4,565,016 45.38% 54.62% 2,896,804 34.66%
1961 8,277,006 3,747,828 4,529,178 45.28% 54.72% 2,774,452 33.52%
1960 8,203,739 3,706,449 4,497,290 45.18% 54.82% 2,658,011 32.4%
Source: Worldbank Open Data | Some data could be adjusted by Pediaglobe.

Cities in Belarus ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Belarus. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).

Belarus

# City Population 2022
1 Minsk 1,756,061
2 Homyel 486,530
3 Mahilyow 374,664
4 Vitebsk 345,476
5 Hrodna 321,205
6 Brest 305,196
7 Babruysk 222,546
8 Baranovichi 171,523
9 Barysaw 145,617
10 Pinsk 132,490
11 Orsha 127,453
12 Mazyr 113,337
13 Navapolatsk 109,836
14 Lida 103,727
15 Salihorsk 103,209
16 Maladziecna 102,759
17 Polatsk 83,179
18 Zhlobin 74,134
19 Svyetlahorsk 71,955
20 Rechytsa 66,178
21 Slutsk 62,944
22 Horad Zhodzina 61,892
23 Slonim 52,128
24 Kobryn 51,401
25 Volkovysk 47,816
26 Kalinkavichy 37,796
27 Smarhon 37,516
28 Rahachow 35,286
29 Asipovichy 35,117
30 Horki 34,433
31 Vilyeyka 30,390
32 Byaroza 30,143
33 Novogrudok 29,868
34 Krychaw 28,107
35 Dzyarzhynsk 25,453
36 Luninyets 25,215
37 Ivatsevichy 24,449
38 Hlybokaye 22,284
39 Mar'ina Horka 20,325
40 Pastavy 20,051
41 Dobrush 19,343
42 Pruzhany 19,332
43 Bykhaw 17,722
44 Lyepyel' 17,682
45 Kalodzishchy 17,216
46 Mosty 16,306
47 Shchuchyn 15,881
48 Stowbtsy 15,583
49 Lyasny 15,211
50 Klimavichy 15,204
51 Ashmyany 14,483
52 Mikashevichy 14,197
53 Hantsavichy 13,990
54 Zhytkavichy 13,769
55 Ivanava 13,724
56 Zaslawye 13,635
57 Haradok 13,606
58 Shklow 13,602
59 Drahichyn 13,528
60 Khoyniki 13,405
61 Fanipol 13,390
62 Novolukoml 13,231
63 Nyasvizh 13,056
64 Bierazino 12,918
65 Smaliavicy 12,672
66 Braslaw 12,560
67 Kastsyukovichy 12,102
68 Byarozawka 11,992
69 Baran 11,782
70 Mstsislaw 11,664
71 Chashniki 11,632
72 Lyakhavichy 11,601
73 Talachyn 11,524
74 Chavusy 11,441
75 Zhabinka 11,039
76 Astravyets 11,030
77 Skidel 10,849
78 Byelaazyorsk 10,812
79 Myory 10,758
80 Pyetrykaw 10,723
81 Kapyl 10,647
82 Kastsyukowka 10,643
83 Stolin 10,626
84 Lahoysk 10,468
85 Lyuban 10,258
86 Staryya Darohi 10,246
87 Uzda 10,153
88 Myadzyel 10,140
89 Cervien 9,874
90 Valozhyn 9,837
91 Klyetsk 9,787
92 Malaryta 9,777
93 Iwye 9,764
94 Byalynichy 9,694
95 Vyetka 9,095
96 Druzhny 9,079
97 Kirawsk 8,839
98 Krupki 8,716
99 Kamyanyets 8,513
100 Slawharad 8,386

Other Countries from Europe Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
Russia 145,812,178 8.4/km2
Germany 84,271,788 232/km2
France 68,113,511 116/km2
Italy 59,421,387 200/km2
Spain 47,411,405 94/km2
Poland 37,794,711 122/km2
Romania 19,030,214 80.6/km2
Netherlands 17,195,292 423/km2
Belgium 11,610,770 376/km2
Czech Republic 10,757,593 133/km2
Sweden 10,401,616 25/km2
Greece 10,341,518 82/km2
Portugal 10,145,110 112.4/km2
Hungary 9,681,327 105/km2
Belarus 9,303,343 46/km2
Austria 9,031,530 107/km2
Switzerland 8,791,316 208/km2
Serbia 6,887,819 101/km2
Bulgaria 6,849,421 63/km2
Denmark 5,841,995 137.7/km2