Douala's 2021 population is now estimated at 3,793,363. In 1950, the population of Douala was 94,769. Douala has grown by 130,136 since 2015, which represents a 3.55% 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 Douala, which typically includes Douala's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.