Douala Population 2020

3,663,227

Douala's 2020 population is now estimated at 3,663,227. In 1950, the population of Douala was 94,769. Douala has grown by 691,166 since 2015, which represents a 4.27% 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.

Douala Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20355,956,3493.10%844,107
20305,112,2423.30%765,824
20254,346,4183.48%683,191
20203,663,2274.27%691,166
20152,972,0614.71%610,947
20102,361,1144.71%485,358
20051,875,7564.71%385,493
20001,490,2634.71%306,419
19951,183,8444.71%243,355
1990940,4894.92%200,905
1985739,5845.32%168,843
1980570,7415.70%138,111
1975432,6307.76%134,943
1970297,6877.76%92,853
1965204,8346.06%52,222
1960152,6125.51%35,878
1955116,7344.26%21,965
195094,7690.00%
Name Population 2020 Growth
Yaounde3,992,4114.45%
Douala3,663,2273.59%
Bamenda533,2573.78%
Loum497,5785.50%
Mbouda485,6606.67%
Bafoussam423,9823.09%
Garoua345,8531.90%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations