Cameroon Population Growth Rate 1950-2019

Chart and table of Cameroon population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Cameroon in 2019 is 25,876,380, a 2.62% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Cameroon in 2018 was 25,216,267, a 2.65% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Cameroon in 2017 was 24,566,073, a 2.67% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Cameroon in 2016 was 23,926,551, a 2.7% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2019 Population Growth Rate
India 1,366,417,754
Indonesia 270,625,568
Pakistan 216,565,318
Nigeria 200,963,599
Bangladesh 163,046,161
Philippines 108,116,615
Egypt 100,388,073
Vietnam 96,462,106
Myanmar 54,045,420
Kenya 52,573,973
Ukraine 43,993,638
Sudan 42,813,238
Morocco 36,471,769
Uzbekistan 32,981,716
Angola 31,825,295
Ghana 30,417,856
Cameroon 25,876,380
Sri Lanka 21,323,733
Zambia 17,861,030
Cambodia 16,486,542
Tunisia 11,694,719
Bolivia 11,513,100
Honduras 9,746,117
Papua New Guinea 8,776,109
Nicaragua 6,545,502
El Salvador 6,453,553
Mauritania 4,525,696
Moldova 4,043,263
Georgia 3,996,765
Mongolia 3,225,167
Lesotho 2,125,268
Timor-Leste 1,293,119
Eswatini 1,148,130
Djibouti 973,560
Bhutan 763,092
Solomon Islands 669,823
Cabo Verde 549,935
Micronesia 543,486
Vanuatu 299,882
Sao Tome and Principe 215,056
Kiribati 117,606
Cameroon - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2019 25,876,380 2.62%
2018 25,216,267 2.65%
2017 24,566,073 2.67%
2016 23,926,551 2.70%
2015 23,298,368 2.72%
2014 22,681,852 2.74%
2013 22,077,294 2.76%
2012 21,485,265 2.77%
2011 20,906,388 2.78%
2010 20,341,241 2.79%
2009 19,789,919 2.79%
2008 19,252,666 2.79%
2007 18,730,282 2.78%
2006 18,223,674 2.76%
2005 17,733,410 2.75%
2004 17,259,322 2.73%
2003 16,800,865 2.71%
2002 16,357,602 2.69%
2001 15,928,910 2.67%
2000 15,513,945 2.66%
1999 15,112,592 2.64%
1998 14,723,768 2.64%
1997 14,344,449 2.67%
1996 13,970,813 2.73%
1995 13,599,988 2.79%
1994 13,230,984 2.85%
1993 12,864,090 2.92%
1992 12,499,499 2.98%
1991 12,137,912 3.04%
1990 11,780,088 3.10%
1989 11,425,800 3.16%
1988 11,075,422 3.21%
1987 10,731,064 3.23%
1986 10,395,480 3.22%
1985 10,070,806 3.21%
1984 9,757,841 3.19%
1983 9,456,494 3.16%
1982 9,166,816 3.13%
1981 8,888,535 3.10%
1980 8,621,406 3.06%
1979 8,365,567 3.01%
1978 8,121,084 2.96%
1977 7,887,560 2.91%
1976 7,664,406 2.86%
1975 7,451,054 2.81%
1974 7,247,287 2.76%
1973 7,052,849 2.70%
1972 6,867,178 2.65%
1971 6,689,662 2.61%
1970 6,519,762 2.56%
1969 6,357,092 2.51%
1968 6,201,413 2.46%
1967 6,052,420 2.41%
1966 5,909,882 2.36%
1965 5,773,543 2.31%
1964 5,643,036 2.26%
1963 5,518,104 2.21%
1962 5,398,729 2.15%
1961 5,285,017 2.09%
1960 5,176,918 2.02%
1959 5,074,202 1.97%
1958 4,976,409 1.91%
1957 4,883,010 1.87%
1956 4,793,398 1.84%
1955 4,706,995 1.81%
1954 4,623,276 1.79%
1953 4,541,795 1.79%
1952 4,462,130 1.78%
1951 4,383,966 1.79%
1950 4,307,023 0.00%