Ethiopia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of Ethiopia population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Ethiopia in 2019 is 112,078,730, a 2.61% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Ethiopia in 2018 was 109,224,414, a 2.65% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Ethiopia in 2017 was 106,399,924, a 2.7% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Ethiopia in 2016 was 103,603,462, a 2.75% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2019 Population
Ethiopia 112,078,730
Tanzania 58,005,463
Uganda 44,269,594
Afghanistan 38,041,754
Mozambique 30,366,036
Yemen 29,161,922
Nepal 28,608,710
Madagascar 26,969,307
North Korea 25,666,161
Niger 23,310,715
Burkina Faso 20,321,378
Mali 19,658,031
Malawi 18,628,747
Senegal 16,296,364
Chad 15,946,876
Somalia 15,442,905
Zimbabwe 14,645,468
Guinea 12,771,246
Rwanda 12,626,950
Benin 11,801,151
Burundi 11,530,580
Haiti 11,263,077
South Sudan 11,062,113
Tajikistan 9,321,018
Togo 8,082,366
Sierra Leone 7,813,215
Liberia 4,937,374
Central African Republic 4,745,185
Eritrea 3,497,117
Gambia 2,347,706
Guinea-Bissau 1,920,922
Comoros 850,886
Ethiopia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 112,078,730 2.61%
2018 109,224,414 2.65%
2017 106,399,924 2.70%
2016 103,603,462 2.75%
2015 100,835,458 2.79%
2014 98,094,265 2.84%
2013 95,385,798 2.87%
2012 92,726,985 2.87%
2011 90,139,929 2.85%
2010 87,639,964 2.82%
2009 85,233,913 2.80%
2008 82,916,235 2.78%
2007 80,674,348 2.78%
2006 78,489,206 2.81%
2005 76,346,311 2.84%
2004 74,239,505 2.87%
2003 72,170,584 2.89%
2002 70,142,091 2.91%
2001 68,159,423 2.92%
2000 66,224,804 2.92%
1999 64,343,013 2.94%
1998 62,507,724 2.98%
1997 60,697,443 3.08%
1996 58,883,530 3.22%
1995 57,047,908 3.38%
1994 55,180,998 3.54%
1993 53,295,566 3.64%
1992 51,423,585 3.66%
1991 49,609,969 3.60%
1990 47,887,865 3.49%
1989 46,272,299 3.39%
1988 44,757,203 3.30%
1987 43,329,231 3.25%
1986 41,965,693 3.23%
1985 40,652,141 3.25%
1984 39,374,348 3.23%
1983 38,142,674 3.10%
1982 36,995,248 2.81%
1981 35,984,528 2.40%
1980 35,141,712 1.90%
1979 34,487,799 1.45%
1978 33,993,301 1.24%
1977 33,577,242 1.36%
1976 33,128,149 1.72%
1975 32,566,854 2.21%
1974 31,861,352 2.66%
1973 31,036,662 2.97%
1972 30,140,804 3.05%
1971 29,248,643 2.93%
1970 28,415,077 2.76%
1969 27,652,709 2.63%
1968 26,944,390 2.53%
1967 26,280,132 2.49%
1966 25,641,044 2.51%
1965 25,013,626 2.53%
1964 24,397,022 2.52%
1963 23,798,430 2.48%
1962 23,221,389 2.43%
1961 22,671,191 2.35%
1960 22,151,278 2.26%
1959 21,661,996 2.17%
1958 21,201,036 2.10%
1957 20,764,450 2.05%
1956 20,347,812 2.01%
1955 19,947,292 1.98%
1954 19,560,014 1.96%
1953 19,184,296 1.94%
1952 18,819,698 1.91%
1951 18,466,969 1.87%
1950 18,128,034 0.00%