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Population Growth for Low and Middle Income Countries (SPPOPGROWLMY)


2022: 0.89809 (+ more)   Updated: Dec 19, 2023 1:43 PM CST
2022:  0.89809  
2021:  1.05101  
2020:  1.14117  
2019:  1.20419  
2018:  1.24523  
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Percent Change at Annual Rate,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: World Bank  

Release: World Development Indicators  

Units:  Percent Change at Annual Rate, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Annual


Annual population growth rate for year t is the exponential rate of growth of midyear population from year t-1 to t, expressed as a percentage. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Nations that are included in this data series are listed at http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-and-lending-groups

Source Indicator: SP.POP.GROW

Suggested Citation:

World Bank, Population Growth for Low and Middle Income Countries [SPPOPGROWLMY], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/SPPOPGROWLMY, June 7, 2024.


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