Afghanistan Population 2022

Population Afghanistan 2022 is 32 225 581 people. Afghanistan ranks 44 in terms of population in the world - 0.41% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Afghanistan is Kabul, the official currency is the Afghani (AFN). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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Population of Afghanistan

32 225 581 people Flag of  Afghanistan Flag of Afghanistan Data in October 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Afghanistan

Population rank Afghanistan 32 225 581 people
Male population 51.7%
Female population 48.3%
Life expectancy Afghanistan
Life expectancy Male 44.8
Life expectancy Female 45.3
Median age Afghanistan 17.3 age
<15 years 42.3%
15 - 65 years 55.3%
>65 years 2.4%
Total area
Total area Afghanistan 652230 km2 (#39 in world)
Population density 49.41 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Afghanistan was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Afghanistan occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Afghanistan takes 44st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Afghanistan?

The capital of Afghanistan is the city of Kabul with a population of 3 071 400 people.