Myanmar Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Myanmar population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Myanmar in 2020 is 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.
  • The population of Myanmar in 2017 was 53,382,523, a 0.64% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2020 Population
India 1,380,004,385
Indonesia 273,523,615
Pakistan 220,892,340
Nigeria 206,139,589
Bangladesh 164,689,383
Philippines 109,581,078
Egypt 102,334,404
Vietnam 97,338,579
Myanmar 54,409,800
Kenya 53,771,296
Sudan 43,849,260
Ukraine 43,733,762
Morocco 36,910,560
Uzbekistan 33,469,203
Angola 32,866,272
Ghana 31,072,940
Cameroon 26,545,863
Sri Lanka 21,413,249
Zambia 18,383,955
Cambodia 16,718,965
Tunisia 11,818,619
Bolivia 11,673,021
Honduras 9,904,607
Papua New Guinea 8,947,024
Nicaragua 6,624,554
El Salvador 6,486,205
Mauritania 4,649,658
Moldova 4,033,963
Georgia 3,989,167
Mongolia 3,278,290
Lesotho 2,142,249
Timor-Leste 1,318,445
Eswatini 1,160,164
Djibouti 988,000
Bhutan 771,608
Solomon Islands 686,884
Cabo Verde 555,987
Micronesia 548,914
Vanuatu 307,145
Sao Tome and Principe 219,159
Kiribati 119,449
Myanmar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%