56.8% of the permanent population of Uzbekistan are citizens of working age, as the State Statistics Agency reports.
As of January 1, 2023, 31.7% of the country's permanent population (11.4mn people) are under the working age and 11.5% (4.1mn people) are in their retirement age.
As of April 1, 2023, the permanent population of Uzbekistan is 36.1 million people. The population of the country increased by 57,600 people on average in each month of 2023.
The population of Tashkent city, Jizzakh, Namangan, and Surkhandarya regions is growing rapidly. In particular, the population of Namangan and Tashkent region exceeds 3mn.