Ukraine Population

Ukraine is a country in Eastern Europe. It is the second-largest country by area in Europe after Russia, borders Belarus to the north, Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the south, and has a coastline along the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea. Ukraine population in 2023 is estimated to be 35.8 million, due to the ongoing war, As of 8 November, over 7.8 million Ukrainian refugees were forced to leave the country, nearly 4.7 million of them received temporary protection in the neighbouring countries, according to UN data. Ukraine covers country area of 603,628 sq km (233,062 sq mi), ranks thirty-fifth most populous country in the world, capital of Ukraine is Kyiv and other popular cities are Lviv, Kharkiv, Odesa, Dnipro, Donetsk, Mariupol, Vinnytsia, Zaporizhzhia, Kryvyi Rih.

Below table is the population of Ukraine from 1960 to 2020:

Ukraine population in 1960 is 42,664,646, by 1970 the population is increased by 4,424,216 totaling to 47,088,862, by 1980 the population is increased to 49,965,872, and by 1990 the total increase of 51,891,400 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 51,891,400. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 49,176,500, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Ukraine decrease by -3,305,759 with a change of -6.72 percent and decline of population from 2010 to 2020 by -1,736,048 with a change of -3.78 percent and make up to 44,134,693. Ukraine population in 2022 is estimated to be 43.6 million, and in 2021 is 43.8 million.

The administrative divisions of Ukraine are subnational administrative divisions within the geographical areas. Ukraine is a state with four tiers namely, Oblasts, Rayons, City councils, Rural Councils. There are 24 Oblasts in the state of Ukraine.

RegionCodeArea (sq km)Population (2019)Pop. densityAdministrative center
 Cherkasy OblastCK20,8911,206,35161.80Cherkasy
 Chernihiv OblastCH31,8511,005,74534.67Chernihiv
 Chernivtsi OblastCV8,094904,374112Chernivtsi
 Dnipropetrovsk OblastDP31,9013,206,477105Dnipro
 Donetsk OblastDT26,5064,165,901168Donetsk
 Ivano-Frankivsk OblastIF13,8941,373,25299Ivano-Frankivsk
 Kharkiv OblastKK31,4022,675,59888Kharkiv
 Kherson OblastKS28,4491,037,64038Kherson
 Khmelnytskyi OblastKM20,6361,264,70565Khmelnytskyi
 Kyiv OblastKV28,118.91,767,94061.15Kyiv
 Kirovohrad OblastKH24,577.5945,54941.29Kropyvnytskyi
 Luhansk OblastLH26,672.52,151,83386.25Luhansk
 Lviv OblastLV21,823.72,522,021116.65Lviv
 Mykolaiv OblastMY24,587.41,131,09648.25Mykolaiv
 Odessa OblastOD33,295.92,380,30871.71Odessa
 Poltava OblastPL28,735.81,400,43951.98Poltava
 Rivne OblastRV20,038.51,157,30157.52Rivne
 Sumy OblastSM23,823.91,081,41848.97Sumy
 Ternopil OblastTP13,817.11,045,87978.65Ternopil
 Vinnytsia OblastVI26,501.61,560,39462.12Vinnytsia
 Volyn OblastVO20,135.31,035,33051.56Lutsk
 Zakarpattia OblastZK12,771.51,256,80297.59Uzhhorod
 Zaporizhzhia OblastZP27,168.51,705,83666.45Zaporizhzhia
 Zhytomyr OblastZT29,819.21,220,19343.03Zhytomyr

Source : worldbank

© 2019-2022 populationU, Research papers on Population dynamics and Social affairs