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Tonga Population

Tonga is a Polynesian country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, archipelago consisting of 169 islands, of which 36 are inhabited. Tonga was a British colony till 1970. According to tongastats, Tonga population in 2022 is estimated to be 100,352, covers country area of 748 sq km (289 sq mi), ranks one-hundred-ninety-first populous country in the world. Tonga capital and largest city is Nukuʻalofa. Country code is TON, Population of Tonga is estimated as 100,130. The official languages are English and Tonga.

Below table is the population of Tonga from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
196061,574
196574,348
197084,344
197588,321
198092,966
198593,896
199095,069
199595,972
200097,962
2005100,908
2010103,981
2015100,780
2020105,697

Tonga population in 1960 is 61,574, by 1970 the population is increased by 22,770 totaling to 84,344, by 1980 the population is increased to 92,966, and by 1990 the total increase of 95,069 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 95,069. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 97,962, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Tonga increase by 6,019 with a change of 6.14 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 1,716 with a change of 1.65 percent and make up to 105,697.

Source : worldbank

Tonga Population by Islands

According to tongastats, Tonga Population by Islands as on 2021. Tonga is a small archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean, south of Samoa. It has 169 islands, 36 of them inhabited, the three main regions are Vavaʻu, Haʻapai, and Tongatapu. The largest island, Tongatapu, on which the capital city of Nukuʻalofa is located, covers 257 square kilometres (99 sq mi). Geologically islands have a limestone base formed from uplifted coral formations and others consist of limestone overlaying a volcanic base.

IslandMaleFemaleTotalPercentHouseholds
TONGA48,77751,432100,20921,230
Tongatapu36,03238,42274,45474%16,023
Vava'u7,0897,19414,28314%2,876
Ha'apai2,6762,7435,4195%846
Eua2,4062,4974,9035%1,087
Ongo Niua5745761,1501%398

Tonga Population by Districts

Below list is the population of Tonga by districts:

DistrictMaleFemaleTotal
Tongatapu
Kolofo'ou8,3698,92517,294
Kolomotu'a8,0968,73016,826
Vaini6,4346,81213,246
Tatakamotonga3,4683,7487,216
Lapaha3,6333,7207,353
Nukunuku3,9904,2308,220
Kolovai2,0422,2574,299
Vava'u
Neiafu2,6522,7255,377
Pangaimotu5746291,203
Hahake1,0821,0952,177
Leimatu'a1,4671,4062,873
Hihifo9861,0081,994
Motu328331659
Ha'apai
Pangai9801,0592,039
Foa6756921,367
Lulunga326334660
Mu'omu'a176168344
Ha`ano234222456
Uiha285268553
Eua
Eua Motu’a1,3691,4022,771
Eua Fo'ou1,0371,0952,132
Ongo Niua
Niuatoputapu354365719
Niuafo'ou220211431
Total48,77751,432100,209

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