In 2017, population growth rate in Congo was 2.6 %. In the ranking by population growth rate including 195 countries, Congo has the 163rd rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Liberia and the Côte d'Ivoire. Compared to Australia which at the top of the ranking with population growth rate of 1.6 % in 2017, Congo has 63.37 % percent higher population growth rate.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.