Lesotho Population 2023

Population Lesotho 2023 is 2 007 254 people. Lesotho ranks 148 in terms of population in the world - 0.026% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Lesotho is Maseru, the official currency is the Loti (LSL). Chislennost.com has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at Chislennost.com.

  1. Population rank
  2. Life expectancy
  3. Age
  4. Total area

Population of Lesotho

2 007 254 people Flag of  Lesotho Flag of Lesotho Data in June 2023

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Lesotho

Population rank Lesotho 2 007 254 people
Male population 49.2%
Female population 50.8%
Life expectancy Lesotho
Life expectancy Male 51.5
Life expectancy Female 51.8
Median age Lesotho 21.3 age
<15 years 33.5%
15 - 65 years 61.1%
>65 years 5.4%
Total area
Total area Lesotho 30350 km2 (#138 in world)
Population density 66.14 per km2
The site chislennost.com 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 Lesotho was carried out in 2023.

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

Lesotho takes 148st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Lesotho?

The capital of Lesotho is the city of Maseru with a population of 267 559 people.