As of January 1, 2021, the population of Tajikistan has made up 9,504 million people as is informed by mass media referring to the data of the Statistical Agency under President of the Republic of Tajikistan.
It is pointed out that the natural growth of the population of the country in 2020 made up 2%, that is the population of the country grew about by 198 000 people.
The number of people born in the past year by republic made up almost 240 000 people, and the number of people died was about 42 000 people. At that, according to the forecast, in 2023 the population of the republic will increase to 10 million people.
It is noted that today an average life expectancy of people in the country is 75 years.