Population of Central African Republic

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date16 Jun 2024

The current population of Central African Republic is 5,925,406 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Central African Republic is projected at 5,915,627, or 5.92 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Central African Republic is projected at 5,742,315, or 5.74 million people for the year 2023.

Central African Republic ranks 116th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Central African Republic is ranked 37th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

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  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Central African Republic population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
20225,500,2955,579,144157,6972.8270.07
20235,657,9925,742,315168,6472.9370.07
20245,826,6395,915,627177,9773.0090.07
20256,004,6166,097,449185,6663.0450.07
20266,190,2826,286,949193,3353.0750.08
20276,383,6176,483,409199,5843.0790.08
20286,583,2016,685,708205,0153.0670.08
20296,788,2166,892,981209,5313.0400.08
20306,997,7477,104,274213,0532.9990.08
20317,210,8007,318,809216,0172.9520.08
20327,426,8177,535,935218,2362.8960.09
20337,645,0537,755,423220,7412.8460.09
20347,865,7947,977,059222,5292.7900.09
20358,088,3238,200,171223,6962.7280.09
20368,312,0198,423,550223,0622.6480.09
20378,535,0818,646,900223,6382.5860.10
20388,758,7198,870,492223,5462.5200.10
20398,982,2659,093,368222,2052.4440.10
20409,204,4709,316,419223,8982.4030.10
20419,428,3689,540,435224,1342.3490.10
20429,652,5029,763,939222,8742.2830.10
20439,875,3769,986,569222,3872.2270.11
204410,097,76310,208,909222,2922.1780.11
204510,320,05510,430,913221,7162.1260.11
204610,541,77110,652,537221,5312.0800.11
204710,763,30210,873,819221,0352.0330.11
204810,984,33711,094,632220,5901.9880.12
204911,204,92711,314,636219,4181.9390.12
205011,424,34511,533,423218,1561.8920.12
205111,642,50111,751,240217,4781.8510.12
205211,859,97911,968,909217,8611.8200.12
205312,077,84012,186,151216,6231.7780.12
205412,294,46312,402,737216,5481.7460.13
205512,511,01112,618,199214,3761.6990.13
205612,725,38712,831,980213,1861.6610.13
205712,938,57313,043,647210,1471.6110.13
205813,148,72013,253,169208,8991.5760.13
205913,357,61913,459,710204,1821.5170.13
206013,561,80113,663,439203,2751.4880.14
206113,765,07613,865,763201,3741.4520.14
206213,966,45014,065,076197,2511.4020.14
206314,163,70114,261,449195,4951.3710.14
206414,359,19614,455,640192,8891.3340.14
206514,552,08514,646,420188,6701.2880.14
206614,740,75514,834,646187,7811.2660.15
206714,928,53615,019,951182,8301.2170.15
206815,111,36615,200,225177,7181.1690.15
206915,289,08415,376,563174,9571.1380.15
207015,464,04115,549,585171,0881.1000.15
207115,635,12915,718,380166,5021.0590.15
207215,801,63115,883,217163,1721.0270.15
207315,964,80316,043,970158,3340.9870.16
207416,123,13716,200,657155,0410.9570.16
207516,278,17816,353,652150,9480.9230.16
207616,429,12616,502,513146,7730.8890.16
207716,575,89916,647,196142,5930.8570.16
207816,718,49216,787,129137,2750.8180.16
207916,855,76716,922,262132,9890.7860.16
208016,988,75617,052,982128,4520.7530.16
208117,117,20817,179,017123,6180.7200.16
208217,240,82617,301,001120,3500.6960.17
208317,361,17617,419,409116,4660.6690.17
208417,477,64217,534,178113,0720.6450.17
208517,590,71417,645,132108,8370.6170.17
208617,699,55117,752,103105,1040.5920.17
208717,804,65517,855,659102,0080.5710.17
208817,906,66317,954,87496,4220.5370.17
208918,003,08518,048,57390,9770.5040.17
209018,094,06218,138,08988,0530.4850.17
209118,182,11518,223,51982,8080.4540.17
209218,264,92318,303,78277,7170.4250.18
209318,342,64018,379,78174,2820.4040.18
209418,416,92218,451,78869,7330.3780.18
209518,486,65518,519,34465,3780.3530.18
209618,552,03318,582,68461,3030.3300.18
209718,613,33618,641,62856,5850.3040.18
209818,669,92118,696,43353,0240.2840.18
209918,722,94518,747,11248,3340.2580.18
210018,771,27918,793,63144,7050.2380.18

Central African Republic population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19501,426,5151,436,59120,1521.4030.06
19511,446,6671,456,93920,5441.4100.06
19521,467,2111,477,90021,3791.4470.06
19531,488,5901,499,68022,1811.4790.06
19541,510,7711,522,31723,0921.5170.06
19551,533,8631,545,89824,0701.5570.06
19561,557,9331,570,45325,0401.5940.06
19571,582,9731,596,02226,0971.6350.06
19581,609,0701,622,61827,0951.6700.06
19591,636,1651,650,46628,6011.7330.06
19601,664,7661,679,72829,9251.7820.06
19611,694,6911,710,36431,3471.8330.06
19621,726,0381,742,50232,9281.8900.06
19631,758,9661,776,21434,4951.9420.06
19641,793,4611,811,69436,4652.0130.06
19651,829,9261,849,17138,4912.0820.06
19661,868,4171,888,85340,8722.1640.06
19671,909,2891,930,86143,1452.2350.06
19681,952,4341,975,25745,6472.3110.06
19691,998,0812,021,51946,8762.3190.06
19702,044,9572,067,35644,7992.1670.06
19712,089,7562,111,22442,9352.0340.06
19722,132,6912,153,61341,8451.9430.06
19732,174,5362,195,90542,7391.9460.06
19742,217,2752,239,30544,0601.9680.06
19752,261,3352,283,92745,1841.9780.06
19762,306,5192,318,34923,6591.0210.06
19772,330,1782,342,04823,7411.0140.06
19782,353,9192,365,95724,0761.0180.06
19792,377,9952,390,32924,6671.0320.05
19802,402,6622,415,27625,2271.0440.05
19812,427,8892,441,01026,2421.0750.05
19822,454,1312,467,63527,0091.0950.05
19832,481,1402,495,09727,9151.1190.05
19842,509,0552,523,53828,9661.1480.05
19852,538,0212,553,07530,1071.1790.05
19862,568,1282,583,63131,0051.2000.05
19872,599,1332,615,59432,9221.2590.05
19882,632,0552,657,23550,3591.8950.05
19892,682,4142,724,10983,3903.0610.05
19902,765,8042,809,22186,8343.0910.05
19912,852,6382,898,05290,8293.1340.05
19922,943,4672,991,72796,5213.2270.05
19933,039,9883,089,14698,3163.1830.06
19943,138,3043,187,84499,0803.1080.06
19953,237,3843,276,70678,6452.4000.06
19963,316,0293,363,57095,0822.8270.06
19973,411,1113,458,47294,7212.7390.06
19983,505,8323,555,06498,4632.7700.06
19993,604,2953,655,360102,1302.7940.06
20003,706,4253,759,170105,4902.8060.06
20013,811,9153,844,77365,7151.7090.06
20023,877,6303,930,648106,0362.6980.06
20033,983,6664,026,84186,3512.1440.06
20044,070,0174,115,13890,2422.1930.06
20054,160,2594,208,83497,1512.3080.06
20064,257,4104,294,35273,8851.7210.06
20074,331,2954,375,56988,5482.0240.07
20084,419,8434,467,23394,7802.1220.07
20094,514,6234,564,54099,8342.1870.07
20104,614,4574,660,06791,2201.9580.07
20114,705,6774,732,02252,6901.1130.07
20124,758,3674,773,30629,8770.6260.07
20134,788,2444,802,42828,3690.5910.07
20144,816,6134,798,734-35,757-0.7450.07
20154,780,8564,819,33376,9541.5970.06
20164,857,8104,904,17792,7351.8910.07
20174,950,5454,996,74192,3921.8490.07
20185,042,9375,094,780103,6862.0350.07
20195,146,6235,209,324125,4032.4070.07
20205,272,0265,343,020141,9882.6580.07
20215,414,0145,457,15486,2811.5810.07