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Comoros Population

The Comoros is an island country in the Indian Ocean, is one of the smallest countries in the world, shares maritime borders with Madagascar and Mayotte to the southeast, Tanzania to the northwest, Mozambique to the west, and the Seychelles to the northeast, located at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel off the eastern coast of Africa. Comoros population in 2022 is estimated to be 906,928, covers country area of 1,861 sq km (719 sq mi), ranks one-hundred-sixty-second most populous country in the world. Its capital is Moroni and largest country. Country code is COM, Population of Comoros in 2021 is estimated as 888,254. The official languages of Comoros are Comorian, French and Arabic and official state religion is Islam.

Below table is the population of Comoros from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
1960191,122
1965207,429
1970230,055
1975257,285
1980307,831
1985355,337
1990411,598
1995475,394
2000542,358
2005611,625
2010689,696
2015777,435
2020869,595

Comoros population in 1960 is 191,122, by 1970 the population is increased by 38,933 totaling to 230,055, by 1980 the population is increased to 307,831, and by 1990 the total increase of 411,598 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 411,598. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 542,358, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Comoros increase by 147,338 with a change of 27.17 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 179,899 with a change of 26.08 percent and make up to 869,595.

Source : worldbank

The Comoros country is formed by Ngazidja, Mwali and Ndzuani, the three major islands in the Comoros Archipelago, as well as many minor islets. The capital is located on Ngazidja.

IslandsArea (sq km)"Population
Census 2017
Mwali29051,567
Njazidja1,147379,367
Nzwani424327,382
Totals1,861758,316

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