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Jordan Population

Jordan is a country in Western Asia, borders Syria to the north, Israel, Palestine to the west, Iraq to the northeast. Jordan population in 2022 is estimated to be 11 million, covers country area of 89,342 sq km (34,495 sq mi) , ranks one-hundred-tenth country by area and the eighty-eighth most populous country in the world. Its capital is Amman and other popular cities are Zarqa, Irbid, Russeifa, Al Quwaysimah, Tilā' al-'Alī, Wadi al-Seer, Al Jubayhah, Khuraybat as-Sūq and Sahab. Country code is JOR, Population of Jordan in 2021 is estimated as 10.31 million, Life expectancy of Jordan is 77.02 years for male and 78.78 years for female.

Below table is the population of Jordan from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
1960933,102
19651,173,603
19701,721,315
19752,065,916
19802,377,997
19852,900,055
19903,565,888
19954,588,842
20005,122,495
20055,765,639
20107,261,541
20159,266,573
202010,203,140

Jordan population in 1960 is 933,102, by 1970 the population is increased by 788,213 totaling to 1,721,315, by 1980 the population is increased to 2,377,997, and by 1990 the total increase of 3,565,888 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 3,565,888. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 5,122,495, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Jordan increase by 2,139,046 with a change of 41.76 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 2,941,599 with a change of 40.51 percent and make up to 10,203,140.

Source : worldbank

Jordan is divided into three regions, further into twelve Governorates called muhafatha, and further subdivided into districts called liwa, and districts are subdivided into sub-districts called qada. According to dosweb, below list is the estimated Jordan Governorate population in 2020.

GovernoratesPopulation (2020)FemaleMale
Amman 453650021005002436000
Balqa 556600257700298900
Zarqa 1545100728100817000
Madaba214100100900113200
Irbid 20038009683001035500
Mafraq622500301500321000
Jarash268300128800139500
Ajlun 19940096800102600
Karak 358400171200187200
Tafiel1090005200057000
Ma'an 1793008570093600
Aqaba 21300092500120500
Total 1080600050840005722000

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