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Kyrgyzstan Population

Kyrgyzstan is a mountainous landlocked country in Central Asia, borders China to the east, Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the south. Kyrgyzstan population in 2022 is estimated to be 6.8 million, covers country area of 199,951 sq km (77,202 sq mi), ranks eighty-fifth country by area and the one-hundred-sixth most populous country in the world. Kyrgyzstan capital and largest city is Bishkek, other popular cities are Osh, Jalal-Abad, Karakol, Tokmok, Özgön, Kara-Balta, Balykchy, Naryn and Talas. Country code is KGZ, Population of Kyrgyzstan in 2021 is estimated as 6.7 million. Life expectancy of Kyrgyzstan is 70.75 years for male and 77.31 years for female. The Kyrgyz language is related to Turkic languages, although Russian remains spoken and is a co-official language.

Below table is the population of Kyrgyzstan from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
19602,172,300
19652,573,300
19702,959,900
19753,292,400
19803,617,400
19853,990,300
19904,391,200
19954,560,400
20004,898,400
20055,162,600
20105,447,900
20155,956,900
20206,591,600

Kyrgyz Republic population in 1960 is 2,172,300, by 1970 the population is increased by 787,600 totaling to 2,959,900, by 1980 the population is increased to 3,617,400, and by 1990 the total increase of 4,391,200 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 4,391,200. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 4,898,400, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Kyrgyz Republic increase by 549,500 with a change of 11.22 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 1,143,700 with a change of 20.99 percent and make up to 6,591,600.

Source : worldbank

According to stat,Kyrgyzstan is divided into seven regions:

Regions2012201320142015201620172018201920202021
Batken oblast448.9458.9469.7480.7492.6503.5513.6525.1537.3548.2
Jalal-Abat oblast1,054.31,076.71,099.21,122.41,146.51168.71,190.61,214.41,238.81,260.6
Yssyk-Kul oblast448.0453.4458.5463.9470.1476.8483.0489.8496.1501.9
Naryn oblast264.9268.0271.3274.5277.6281283.8287.0289.6292.1
Osh oblast1,147.71,173.21,199.91,228.41,259.71287.51,314.11,341.91,368.11,391.7
Talas oblast235.3239.5243.4247.2251.3255.2259.0263.5267.4271.0
Chui oblast822.6838.4853.7870.3887.5905.2921.7941.1959.8975.0
Bishkek city874.4894.6915.7937.4958.5980.41,002.11,027.21053.91,074.1
Osh city255.8260.4265.2270.3270.3281.9288.8299.5312.5322.2
Kyrgyz Republic5,551.95,663.15,776.65,895.16,019.56,140.26,256.76,389.56,523.56,636.8

Ethnic Kyrgyz make up the majority of the country's six million people:

Ethnic race2011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Total5,477,6205,551,8885,663,1335,776,5705,895,0626,019,4806,140,2006,256,7306,389,5006,523,529
Kyrgyz3,928,7964,006,0094,099,4334,193,8504,292,0624,393,0574,492,6674,587,4304,695,6464,804,369
Russians394,680381,562375,438369,939364,571360,580356,637352,960348,935344,950
Uzbeks785,977796,291816,219836,065856,987878,615898,363918,262940,628964,379
Ukrainians18,43316,65715,52714,48513,50112,69111,91511,25210,6009,943
Germans9,0358,7668,6458,5638,4538,4038,3408,2698,2018,179
Tatars29,63928,65628,33428,05927,68827,45427,34127,20026,99226,732
Kazakhs32,90032,98133,36833,70134,12234,61535,08735,54136,02236,396
Armenians834807810799797810801797793788
Tajiks47,32548,03349,04650,17451,41152,72953,84854,97656,21957,612
Azerbaijanians17,82318,04618,51618,94619,30919,63020,01020,40620,77121,153
Chechens1,7841,7401,7371,7191,7011,7051,6841,6901,7011,707
Belorussians1,1861,1091,0701,029978944897851816768
Georgians583571578585582575568570569574
Lithuanians137138142151152153145144148148
Moldavians453430414407393387382374369361
Latvians60627288868177757475
Turkmens2,0282,0372,0512,0832,1162,1212,1282,1392,1422,150
Estonians101104104110107104102989695
Jews539508501491486472457455447445
Uigurs49,72150,34651,38952,45653,52554,81056,01557,00258,16859,367
Dungans59,99461,37262,96664,56566,14067,62269,09370,53472,24073,977
Koreans16,93816,71116,75316,80716,82816,95717,01517,07417,10517,124
Turks39,53439,91340,44340,95341,55642,25542,82943,41144,11244,773
Others39,12039,03939,57740,54541,51142,71043,79945,22046,70647,464

Kyrgyzstan Regions, Area and estimated population in 2021:

Region/CityKyrgyzRussianCapitalArea (sq km)Population (2021)
Bishkek CityБишкек шаары (Bishkek shaary)Город Бишкек (Gorod Bishkek)N/A1601,074.1
Batken RegionБаткен облусу (Batken oblusu)Баткенская область (Batkenskaya oblast′)Batken17,048548.2
Chüy RegionЧүй облусу (Chüy oblusu)Чуйская область (Chuyskaya oblast′)Bishkek19,895975.0
Jalal-Abad RegionЖалал-Абад облусу (Jalal-Abad oblusu)Джалал-Абадская область (Dzhalal-Abadskaya oblast′)Jalal-Abad32,4181,260.6
Naryn RegionНарын облусу (Naryn oblusu)Нарынская область (Narynskaya oblast′)Naryn44,160292.1
Osh RegionОш облусу (Osh oblusu)Ошская область (Oshskaya oblast′)Osh28,9341,391.7
Talas RegionТалас облусу (Talas oblusu)Таласская область (Talasskaya oblast′)Talas13,406271.0
Issyk-Kul RegionЫсык-Көл облусу (Ysyk-Köl oblusu)Иссык-Кульская область (Issyk-Kulskaya oblast′)Karakol43,735501.9
Osh CityОш шаары Osh shaaryГород Ош (Gorod Osh)N/A182322.2


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