Myanmar Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of Myanmar population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Myanmar in 2019 is 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.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2017 was 53,382,523, a 0.64% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2016 was 53,045,201, a 0.69% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2019 Population
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
Myanmar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%