Myanmar Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of Myanmar population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Myanmar in 2021 is 54,806,012, a 0.73% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2020 was 54,409,800, a 0.67% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2019 was 54,045,420, a 0.63% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2018 was 53,708,320, a 0.61% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2021 Population
India 1,393,409,038
Indonesia 276,361,783
Pakistan 225,199,937
Nigeria 211,400,708
Bangladesh 166,303,498
Philippines 111,046,913
Egypt 104,258,327
Vietnam 98,168,833
Kenya 54,985,698
Myanmar 54,806,012
Sudan 44,909,353
Ukraine 43,466,819
Morocco 37,344,795
Uzbekistan 33,935,763
Angola 33,933,610
Ghana 31,732,129
Cameroon 27,224,265
Sri Lanka 21,497,310
Zambia 18,920,651
Cambodia 16,946,438
Tunisia 11,935,766
Bolivia 11,832,940
Honduras 10,062,991
Papua New Guinea 9,119,010
Nicaragua 6,702,385
El Salvador 6,518,499
Mauritania 4,775,119
Moldova 4,024,019
Georgia 3,979,765
Mongolia 3,329,289
Lesotho 2,159,079
Timor-Leste 1,343,873
Eswatini 1,172,362
Djibouti 1,002,187
Bhutan 779,898
Solomon Islands 703,996
Cabo Verde 561,898
Micronesia 554,397
Vanuatu 314,464
Sao Tome and Principe 223,368
Kiribati 121,392
Myanmar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 54,806,012 0.73%
2020 54,409,800 0.67%
2019 54,045,420 0.63%
2018 53,708,320 0.61%
2017 53,382,523 0.64%
2016 53,045,201 0.69%
2015 52,680,726 0.76%
2014 52,280,824 0.83%
2013 51,852,468 0.85%
2012 51,413,704 0.83%
2011 50,990,617 0.77%
2010 50,600,818 0.70%
2009 50,250,367 0.64%
2008 49,929,642 0.62%
2007 49,621,475 0.65%
2006 49,301,050 0.72%
2005 48,949,924 0.79%
2004 48,564,484 0.86%
2003 48,148,902 0.94%
2002 47,702,171 1.01%
2001 47,225,120 1.08%
2000 46,719,701 1.17%
1999 46,181,077 1.25%
1998 45,611,220 1.30%
1997 45,027,233 1.29%
1996 44,452,206 1.25%
1995 43,901,598 1.19%
1994 43,383,428 1.15%
1993 42,890,002 1.15%
1992 42,401,684 1.22%
1991 41,890,197 1.34%
1990 41,335,199 1.48%
1989 40,731,426 1.61%
1988 40,085,651 1.73%
1987 39,404,335 1.82%
1986 38,698,482 1.90%
1985 37,977,086 1.98%
1984 37,241,527 2.05%
1983 36,491,800 2.12%
1982 35,734,272 2.17%
1981 34,976,462 2.20%
1980 34,224,313 2.22%
1979 33,481,396 2.24%
1978 32,748,784 2.25%
1977 32,026,742 2.27%
1976 31,314,341 2.30%
1975 30,611,095 2.32%
1974 29,918,461 2.33%
1973 29,238,168 2.34%
1972 28,570,097 2.35%
1971 27,913,750 2.36%
1970 27,269,069 2.38%
1969 26,635,849 2.39%
1968 26,015,248 2.38%
1967 25,410,060 2.36%
1966 24,823,940 2.33%
1965 24,259,359 2.28%
1964 23,717,788 2.24%
1963 23,198,241 2.21%
1962 22,697,667 2.19%
1961 22,211,624 2.18%
1960 21,736,942 2.18%
1959 21,272,685 2.18%
1958 20,819,754 2.16%
1957 20,380,222 2.12%
1956 19,956,400 2.08%
1955 19,550,071 2.02%
1954 19,162,184 1.97%
1953 18,792,737 1.91%
1952 18,440,671 1.86%
1951 18,103,968 1.82%
1950 17,779,628 0.00%