Vietnam Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of Vietnam population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Vietnam in 2021 is 98,168,833, a 0.85% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Vietnam in 2020 was 97,338,579, a 0.91% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Vietnam in 2019 was 96,462,106, a 0.96% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Vietnam in 2018 was 95,545,962, a 1% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Vietnam - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 98,168,833 0.85%
2020 97,338,579 0.91%
2019 96,462,106 0.96%
2018 95,545,962 1.00%
2017 94,600,648 1.03%
2016 93,640,422 1.04%
2015 92,677,076 1.05%
2014 91,713,848 1.06%
2013 90,752,592 1.06%
2012 89,801,926 1.05%
2011 88,871,380 1.03%
2010 87,967,651 1.01%
2009 87,092,252 0.98%
2008 86,243,413 0.96%
2007 85,419,591 0.95%
2006 84,617,540 0.94%
2005 83,832,661 0.93%
2004 83,062,821 0.92%
2003 82,301,656 0.94%
2002 81,534,407 0.98%
2001 80,742,499 1.04%
2000 79,910,412 1.11%
1999 79,035,871 1.18%
1998 78,115,710 1.27%
1997 77,133,214 1.40%
1996 76,068,743 1.55%
1995 74,910,461 1.71%
1994 73,651,218 1.87%
1993 72,300,308 2.00%
1992 70,883,481 2.08%
1991 69,436,954 2.13%
1990 67,988,862 2.16%
1989 66,550,234 2.20%
1988 65,120,439 2.23%
1987 63,701,972 2.26%
1986 62,293,856 2.29%
1985 60,896,721 2.33%
1984 59,512,619 2.35%
1983 58,148,384 2.35%
1982 56,814,306 2.33%
1981 55,522,803 2.29%
1980 54,281,846 2.23%
1979 53,095,408 2.19%
1978 51,959,015 2.16%
1977 50,861,162 2.16%
1976 49,785,282 2.19%
1975 48,718,189 2.23%
1974 47,657,561 2.26%
1973 46,603,525 2.32%
1972 45,548,479 2.39%
1971 44,484,035 2.49%
1970 43,404,793 2.59%
1969 42,307,146 2.70%
1968 41,193,601 2.80%
1967 40,072,948 2.86%
1966 38,958,048 2.90%
1965 37,858,951 2.93%
1964 36,779,999 2.96%
1963 35,721,217 2.99%
1962 34,683,407 3.02%
1961 33,666,110 3.05%
1960 32,670,039 3.07%
1959 31,697,894 3.07%
1958 30,754,093 3.05%
1957 29,844,053 3.00%
1956 28,973,441 2.93%
1955 28,147,443 2.84%
1954 27,370,471 2.72%
1953 26,646,076 2.58%
1952 25,976,855 2.41%
1951 25,364,519 2.24%
1950 24,809,902 0.00%