Cotonou Population 2021

698,868
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Cotonou's 2021 population is now estimated at 698,868. In 1950, the population of Cotonou was 20,174. Cotonou has grown by 6,919 since 2015, which represents a 1.00% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Cotonou, which typically includes Cotonou's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Cotonou Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,055,4093.37%34,432
20341,020,9773.41%33,686
2033987,2913.45%32,906
2032954,3853.48%32,066
2031922,3193.49%31,132
2030891,1873.49%30,036
2029861,1513.45%28,697
2028832,4543.36%27,031
2027805,4233.20%24,967
2026780,4562.96%22,467
2025757,9892.65%19,545
2024738,4442.26%16,305
2023722,1391.85%13,140
2022708,9991.45%10,131
2021698,8681.00%6,919
2020691,9490.61%4,217
2019687,7320.33%2,274
2018685,4580.18%1,260
2017684,1980.18%1,257
2016682,9410.18%1,255
2015681,6860.18%1,253
2014680,4330.18%1,250
2013679,1830.18%1,248
2012677,9350.18%1,250
2011676,6850.18%1,245
2010675,4400.18%1,244
2009674,1960.18%1,239
2008672,9570.18%1,241
2007671,7160.18%1,236
2006670,4800.18%1,234
2005669,2460.18%1,230
2004668,0160.18%1,232
2003666,7840.18%1,227
2002665,5571.42%9,304
2001656,2532.15%13,840
2000642,4132.16%13,584
1999628,8292.16%13,280
1998615,5492.16%12,999
1997602,5502.15%12,707
1996589,8432.16%12,473
1995577,3702.16%12,193
1994565,1772.16%11,935
1993553,2422.15%11,667
1992541,5753.30%17,291
1991524,2844.10%20,635
1990503,6494.10%19,823
1989483,8264.09%19,017
1988464,8094.10%18,318
1987446,4914.10%17,573
1986428,9184.10%16,882
1985412,0364.09%16,195
1984395,8414.10%15,601
1983380,2404.10%14,965
1982365,2754.10%14,377
1981350,8984.09%13,792
1980337,1064.10%13,286
1979323,8206.95%21,044
1978302,7768.02%22,472
1977280,3048.01%20,777
1976259,5278.03%19,288
1975240,2398.02%17,831
1974222,4088.02%16,508
1973205,9008.01%15,262
1972190,6388.03%14,168
1971176,4708.02%13,098
1970163,3728.02%12,125
1969151,2478.01%11,211
1968140,0368.03%10,409
1967129,6278.02%9,620
1966120,0078.02%8,907
1965111,1009.31%9,460
1964101,6409.33%8,678
196392,9629.32%7,926
196285,0369.12%7,108
196177,9286.63%4,848
196073,0806.65%4,559
195968,5216.65%4,270
195864,2516.64%4,002
195760,2496.64%3,749
195656,50022.75%10,470
195546,03022.71%8,519
195437,51122.71%6,943
195330,56822.68%5,651
195224,91722.74%4,617
195120,3000.62%126
195020,1740.00%

Cotonou Population Data (Urban Area)

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  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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