Yaounde Population 2021

4,164,167
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Yaounde's 2021 population is now estimated at 4,164,167. In 1950, the population of Yaounde was 31,644. Yaounde has grown by 171,756 since 2015, which represents a 4.30% 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 Yaounde, which typically includes Yaounde's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Yaounde Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20356,681,6543.03%196,661
20346,484,9933.07%193,070
20336,291,9233.10%189,467
20326,102,4563.14%185,692
20315,916,7643.19%182,948
20305,733,8163.24%180,079
20295,553,7373.30%177,492
20285,376,2453.37%175,333
20275,200,9123.46%173,793
20265,027,1193.56%172,864
20254,854,2553.68%172,487
20244,681,7683.83%172,481
20234,509,2873.98%172,617
20224,336,6704.14%172,503
20214,164,1674.30%171,756
20203,992,4114.45%169,986
20193,822,4254.56%166,769
20183,655,6565.69%196,684
20173,458,9725.69%186,102
20163,272,8705.69%176,088
20153,096,7825.69%166,615
20142,930,1675.69%157,651
20132,772,5165.69%149,168
20122,623,3485.69%141,143
20112,482,2055.69%133,549
20102,348,6565.69%126,364
20092,222,2925.69%119,565
20082,102,7275.69%113,132
20071,989,5955.69%107,045
20061,882,5505.69%101,286
20051,781,2645.68%95,708
20041,685,5565.69%90,808
20031,594,7485.69%85,802
20021,508,9465.69%81,184
20011,427,7625.68%76,715
20001,351,0475.69%72,787
19991,278,2605.69%68,773
19981,209,4875.69%65,073
19971,144,4145.68%61,490
19961,082,9245.69%58,342
19951,024,5825.69%55,125
1994969,4575.69%52,159
1993917,2985.68%49,287
1992868,0115.69%46,764
1991821,2475.69%44,185
1990777,0625.69%41,807
1989735,2555.68%39,506
1988695,7495.69%37,483
1987658,2666.56%40,522
1986617,7446.85%39,610
1985578,1346.84%37,020
1984541,1146.86%34,743
1983506,3716.85%32,468
1982473,9036.85%30,387
1981443,5166.84%28,400
1980415,1166.86%26,653
1979388,4636.85%24,908
1978363,5556.85%23,312
1977340,2436.84%21,787
1976318,4569.10%26,552
1975291,9049.74%25,920
1974265,9849.75%23,619
1973242,3659.73%21,493
1972220,8729.76%19,639
1971201,2339.75%17,869
1970183,3649.74%16,282
1969167,08210.48%15,854
1968151,22810.58%14,472
1967136,75610.57%13,069
1966123,68710.57%11,821
1965111,86610.55%10,677
1964101,1896.16%5,868
196395,3216.15%5,521
196289,8009.10%7,489
196182,3119.09%6,856
196075,4559.11%6,301
195969,1549.10%5,768
195863,3869.10%5,286
195758,1009.05%4,824
195653,2769.08%4,435
195548,8419.07%4,061
195444,7809.07%3,723
195341,0579.05%3,409
195237,6489.08%3,134
195134,5149.07%2,870
195031,6440.00%

Yaounde Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Yaounde4,164,1674.30%
Douala3,793,3633.55%
Bamenda553,0843.72%
Loum523,5775.23%
Mbouda516,0156.25%
Bafoussam437,1503.11%
Garoua352,9802.06%

Other Cities in Cameroon

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

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