Population: Cameroon

Yearly Population of Cameroon

Cameroon Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 4,307,021 2,196,187 2,110,834 None 5.5 20.4 9.1
1951 4,383,964 2,234,483 2,149,481 1.79 76,943 5.5 20.4 9.3
1952 4,462,133 2,273,458 2,188,675 1.78 78,169 5.5 20.4 9.4
1953 4,541,788 2,313,211 2,228,577 1.79 79,655 5.5 20.4 9.6
1954 4,623,280 2,353,893 2,269,387 1.79 81,492 5.5 20.4 9.8
1955 4,707,000 2,395,690 2,311,310 1.81 83,720 5.5 20.4 10.0
1956 4,793,394 2,438,808 2,354,586 1.84 86,394 5.5 20.4 10.1
1957 4,883,012 2,483,518 2,399,494 1.87 89,618 5.5 20.4 10.3
1958 4,976,413 2,530,100 2,446,313 1.91 93,401 5.5 20.4 10.5
1959 5,074,196 2,578,859 2,495,337 1.96 97,783 5.5 20.4 10.7
1960 5,176,920 2,630,071 2,546,849 2.02 102,724 5.8 20.3 11.0
1961 5,285,015 2,683,961 2,601,054 2.09 108,095 5.8 20.3 11.2
1962 5,398,730 2,740,646 2,658,084 2.15 113,715 5.8 20.3 11.4
1963 5,518,104 2,800,140 2,717,964 2.21 119,374 5.8 20.3 11.7
1964 5,643,039 2,862,366 2,780,673 2.26 124,935 5.8 20.3 11.9
1965 5,773,538 2,927,338 2,846,200 2.31 130,499 6.1 19.7 12.2
1966 5,909,874 2,995,165 2,914,709 2.36 136,336 6.1 19.7 12.5
1967 6,052,419 3,066,052 2,986,367 2.41 142,545 6.1 19.7 12.8
1968 6,201,410 3,140,164 3,061,246 2.46 148,991 6.1 19.7 13.1
1969 6,357,096 3,217,681 3,139,415 2.51 155,686 6.1 19.7 13.4
1970 6,519,754 3,298,778 3,220,976 2.56 162,658 6.3 19.1 13.8
1971 6,689,659 3,383,609 3,306,050 2.61 169,905 6.3 19.1 14.2
1972 6,867,170 3,472,347 3,394,823 2.65 177,511 6.3 19.1 14.5
1973 7,052,847 3,565,216 3,487,631 2.70 185,677 6.3 19.1 14.9
1974 7,247,284 3,662,450 3,584,834 2.76 194,437 6.3 19.1 15.3
1975 7,451,057 3,764,286 3,686,771 2.81 203,773 6.5 18.4 15.8
1976 7,664,398 3,870,833 3,793,565 2.86 213,341 6.5 18.4 16.2
1977 7,887,571 3,982,239 3,905,332 2.91 223,173 6.5 18.4 16.7
1978 8,121,081 4,098,746 4,022,335 2.96 233,510 6.5 18.4 17.2
1979 8,365,560 4,220,695 4,144,865 3.01 244,479 6.5 18.4 17.7
1980 8,621,409 4,348,291 4,273,118 3.06 255,849 6.7 17.7 18.2
1981 8,888,534 4,481,487 4,407,047 3.10 267,125 6.7 17.7 18.8
1982 9,166,813 4,620,221 4,546,592 3.13 278,279 6.7 17.7 19.4
1983 9,456,496 4,764,634 4,691,862 3.16 289,683 6.7 17.7 20.0
1984 9,757,849 4,914,884 4,842,965 3.19 301,353 6.7 17.7 20.6
1985 10,070,806 5,070,945 4,999,861 3.21 312,957 6.6 17.1 21.3
1986 10,395,481 5,232,908 5,162,573 3.22 324,675 6.6 17.1 22.0
1987 10,731,058 5,400,361 5,330,697 3.23 335,577 6.6 17.1 22.7
1988 11,075,423 5,572,210 5,503,213 3.21 344,365 6.6 17.1 23.4
1989 11,425,807 5,747,030 5,678,777 3.16 350,384 6.6 17.1 24.2
1990 11,780,086 5,923,729 5,856,357 3.10 354,279 6.2 16.7 24.9
1991 12,137,912 6,102,088 6,035,824 3.04 357,826 6.2 16.7 25.7
1992 12,499,499 6,282,243 6,217,256 2.98 361,587 6.2 16.7 26.4
1993 12,864,091 6,463,956 6,400,135 2.92 364,592 6.2 16.7 27.2
1994 13,230,978 6,647,063 6,583,915 2.85 366,887 6.2 16.7 28.0
1995 13,599,984 6,831,600 6,768,384 2.79 369,006 5.8 16.8 28.8
1996 13,970,812 7,017,468 6,953,344 2.73 370,828 5.8 16.8 29.6
1997 14,344,444 7,205,067 7,139,377 2.67 373,632 5.8 16.8 30.3
1998 14,723,772 7,395,619 7,328,153 2.64 379,328 5.8 16.8 31.1
1999 15,112,598 7,590,734 7,521,864 2.64 388,826 5.8 16.8 32.0
2000 15,513,944 7,791,677 7,722,267 2.66 401,346 5.5 17.2 32.8
2001 15,928,910 7,998,955 7,929,955 2.67 414,966 5.5 17.2 33.7
2002 16,357,605 8,212,674 8,144,931 2.69 428,695 5.5 17.2 34.6
2003 16,800,869 8,433,249 8,367,620 2.71 443,264 5.5 17.2 35.5
2004 17,259,322 8,661,010 8,598,312 2.73 458,453 5.5 17.2 36.5
2005 17,733,408 8,896,229 8,837,179 2.75 474,086 5.3 17.6 37.5
2006 18,223,677 9,139,126 9,084,551 2.76 490,269 5.3 17.6 38.6
2007 18,730,283 9,389,810 9,340,473 2.78 506,606 5.3 17.6 39.6
2008 19,252,674 9,648,222 9,604,452 2.79 522,391 5.3 17.6 40.7
2009 19,789,922 9,914,162 9,875,760 2.79 537,248 5.3 17.6 41.9
2010 20,341,236 10,187,444 10,153,792 2.79 551,314 5.0 17.9 43.0
2011 20,906,392 10,468,054 10,438,338 2.78 565,156 5.0 17.9 44.2
2012 21,485,267 10,755,870 10,729,397 2.77 578,875 5.0 17.9 45.5
2013 22,077,300 11,050,423 11,026,877 2.76 592,033 5.0 17.9 46.7
2014 22,681,853 11,351,123 11,330,730 2.74 604,553 5.0 17.9 48.0
2015 23,298,376 11,657,496 11,640,880 2.72 616,523 4.6 18.2 49.3
2016 23,926,549 11,969,336 11,957,213 2.70 628,173 4.6 18.2 50.6
2017 24,566,070 12,286,573 12,279,497 2.67 639,521 4.6 18.2 52.0
2018 25,216,261 12,609,010 12,607,251 2.65 650,191 4.6 18.2 53.3
2019 25,876,387 12,936,459 12,939,928 2.62 660,126 4.6 18.2 54.7
2020 26,545,864 13,268,789 13,277,075 2.59 669,477 4.3 18.7 56.2
2021 27,224,000 13,606,000 13,618,000 2.55 678,136 4.3 18.7 57.6
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Cameroon Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)