Female population reached 12.1 mil in 2019 in Syria, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.02 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, female population in Syria reached an all time high of 12.1 mil in 2019 and an all time low of 1.64 mil in 1950. When compared to Syria's main peers, female population in Iraq amounted to 19.3 mil, 3.84 mil in Jordan, 2.37 mil in Lebanon and 39.7 mil in Turkey in 2019.
Syria has been ranked 57th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of female population.
Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female 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.