Population of Cameroon

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date10 Apr 2024

The current population of Cameroon is 29,435,829 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Cameroon is projected at 29,394,433, or 29.39 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Cameroon is projected at 28,647,293, or 28.65 million people for the year 2023.

Cameroon ranks 53rd in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Cameroon is ranked 17th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Cameroon population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
202227,552,21227,914,536724,6492.5960.35
202328,276,86128,647,293740,8642.5860.36
202429,017,72529,394,433753,4172.5630.36
202529,771,14230,150,781759,2772.5180.37
202630,530,41930,914,482768,1252.4850.37
202731,298,54431,686,360775,6332.4480.38
202832,074,17732,466,454784,5552.4170.39
202932,858,73233,255,398793,3322.3860.39
203033,652,06434,051,103798,0772.3440.40
203134,450,14134,852,730805,1772.3100.40
203235,255,31835,661,603812,5702.2790.41
203336,067,88836,480,529825,2832.2620.42
203436,893,17137,308,723831,1032.2280.42
203537,724,27438,142,789837,0312.1950.43
203638,561,30538,983,916845,2232.1680.44
203739,406,52839,833,668854,2802.1450.44
203840,260,80840,690,719859,8212.1130.45
203941,120,62941,554,156867,0532.0870.46
204041,987,68242,424,031872,6972.0570.46
204142,860,37943,298,306875,8532.0230.47
204243,736,23244,174,768877,0711.9860.47
204344,613,30345,054,826883,0461.9600.48
204445,496,34945,938,571884,4451.9250.49
204546,380,79446,825,263888,9381.8980.49
204647,269,73247,716,029892,5941.8710.50
204748,162,32648,606,952889,2531.8300.51
204849,051,57949,497,461891,7641.8020.51
204949,943,34350,390,181893,6771.7740.52
205050,837,02051,279,560885,0801.7260.53
205151,722,10052,162,738881,2771.6900.53
205252,603,37753,045,279883,8041.6660.54
205353,487,18153,927,988881,6151.6350.55
205454,368,79654,807,308877,0231.6000.56
205555,245,81955,681,655871,6721.5650.56
205656,117,49156,550,647866,3121.5320.57
205756,983,80357,418,599869,5931.5150.58
205857,853,39658,282,583858,3741.4730.58
205958,711,77059,139,380855,2211.4460.59
206059,566,99159,993,351852,7191.4210.60
206160,419,71060,843,940848,4601.3950.60
206261,268,17061,687,863839,3851.3610.61
206362,107,55562,526,442837,7751.3400.62
206462,945,33063,365,067839,4731.3250.62
206563,784,80364,199,445829,2841.2920.63
206664,614,08765,025,563822,9511.2660.64
206765,437,03865,843,856813,6371.2360.64
206866,250,67566,654,857808,3651.2130.65
206967,059,04067,458,447798,8131.1840.66
207067,857,85368,255,118794,5301.1640.66
207168,652,38369,045,582786,3971.1390.67
207269,438,78069,825,697773,8331.1080.68
207370,212,61370,598,503771,7801.0930.68
207470,984,39371,362,904757,0221.0610.69
207571,741,41572,118,045753,2591.0440.70
207672,494,67472,864,716740,0851.0160.70
207773,234,75973,599,154728,7890.9900.71
207873,963,54874,323,741720,3860.9690.71
207974,683,93475,037,967708,0670.9440.72
208075,392,00175,738,647693,2910.9150.73
208176,085,29276,427,162683,7400.8950.73
208276,769,03277,102,701667,3370.8660.74
208377,436,36977,767,973663,2090.8530.75
208478,099,57878,425,171651,1870.8300.75
208578,750,76579,067,784634,0370.8020.76
208679,384,80279,697,379625,1550.7840.76
208780,009,95780,316,596613,2790.7640.77
208880,623,23680,924,126601,7800.7440.78
208981,225,01681,517,090584,1480.7170.78
209081,809,16482,094,735571,1420.6960.79
209182,380,30682,655,663550,7130.6660.79
209282,931,01983,199,876537,7150.6460.80
209383,468,73483,732,063526,6570.6290.80
209483,995,39184,255,117519,4530.6170.81
209584,514,84484,765,058500,4280.5900.82
209685,015,27285,256,974483,4050.5670.82
209785,498,67785,736,050474,7460.5540.83
209885,973,42386,201,648456,4510.5300.83
209986,429,87486,653,291446,8330.5160.84
210086,876,70787,093,219433,0230.4970.84

Cameroon population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19504,283,0474,315,81665,5381.5190.17
19514,348,5854,381,97566,7811.5240.17
19524,415,3664,449,60268,4721.5390.17
19534,483,8384,519,18370,6901.5640.17
19544,554,5284,592,37075,6851.6480.17
19554,630,2134,670,53880,6511.7270.17
19564,710,8644,753,92186,1131.8110.17
19574,796,9774,840,93087,9051.8160.17
19584,884,8824,931,68093,5961.8980.17
19594,978,4785,028,16099,3641.9760.17
19605,077,8425,117,60879,5311.5540.17
19615,157,3735,200,35585,9631.6530.17
19625,243,3365,303,841121,0092.2820.17
19635,364,3455,427,511126,3312.3280.17
19645,490,6765,556,209131,0662.3590.17
19655,621,7425,690,086136,6872.4020.17
19665,758,4295,829,580142,3022.4410.17
19675,900,7315,975,087148,7132.4890.17
19686,049,4446,127,193155,4972.5380.17
19696,204,9416,286,232162,5822.5860.17
19706,367,5236,452,787170,5272.6430.17
19716,538,0506,627,350178,6002.6950.18
19726,716,6506,809,468185,6372.7260.18
19736,902,2876,998,688192,8022.7550.18
19747,095,0897,194,697199,2152.7690.18
19757,294,3047,397,417206,2272.7880.18
19767,500,5317,598,028194,9932.5670.18
19777,695,5247,796,825202,6022.5990.18
19787,898,1268,013,279230,3062.8740.19
19798,128,4328,243,377229,8892.7890.19
19808,358,3218,519,891323,1413.7930.19
19818,681,4628,829,048295,1723.3440.20
19828,976,6349,046,986140,7041.5550.20
19839,117,3389,240,672246,6672.6700.20
19849,364,0059,508,570289,1313.0410.20
19859,653,1369,804,254302,2373.0830.20
19869,955,37310,112,712314,6783.1120.20
198710,270,05110,433,905327,7073.1410.21
198810,597,75810,759,573323,6303.0080.21
198910,921,38811,089,222335,6683.0270.21
199011,257,05611,430,520346,9283.0350.22
199111,603,98411,777,719347,4712.9500.22
199211,951,45512,128,604354,2992.9210.22
199312,305,75412,486,773362,0382.9000.22
199412,667,79212,848,862362,1412.8190.23
199513,029,93313,211,647363,4292.7510.23
199613,393,36213,575,324363,9232.6810.23
199713,757,28513,941,181367,7922.6380.24
199814,125,07714,314,599379,0432.6480.24
199914,504,12014,698,973389,7062.6510.24
200014,893,82615,091,594395,5372.6210.25
200115,289,36315,493,253407,7802.6320.25
200215,697,14315,914,033433,7802.7260.25
200316,130,92316,354,326446,8062.7320.26
200416,577,72916,809,407463,3562.7570.26
200517,041,08517,275,171468,1712.7100.26
200617,509,25617,751,333484,1532.7280.27
200717,993,40918,251,866516,9142.8320.27
200818,510,32318,777,081533,5162.8420.28
200919,043,83919,319,274550,8702.8520.28
201019,594,70919,878,036566,6552.8510.28
201120,161,36420,448,873575,0182.8120.29
201220,736,38221,032,684592,6042.8180.29
201321,328,98621,632,850607,7282.8090.30
201421,936,71422,299,585725,7423.2550.30
201522,662,45623,012,646700,3813.0440.31
201623,362,83723,711,630697,5862.9420.32
201724,060,42324,393,181665,5172.7280.32
201824,725,94025,076,747701,6132.7980.33
201925,427,55325,782,341709,5762.7520.33
202026,137,12926,491,087707,9152.6720.34
202126,845,04427,198,628707,1682.6000.34