In 2017, population for Cyprus was 1.18 million persons. Between 1968 and 2017, population of Cyprus grew substantially from 598,493 to 1.18 million persons rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 2.27 % in 1993 and then decreased to 0.81 % in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Total 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 their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.