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.