Population of Central African Republic

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Central African Republic is 6,376,573 as of March 01, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Central African Republic is projected at 4,919,981 or 4.92 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Central African Republic is projected at 4,829,767 or 4.83 million people for the year 2020. Central African Republic ranks number 125th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Central African Republic is ranked 38th among 58 countries in Africa.

Central African Republic's population will be increased year by year. The Central African Republic population is projected to reach 5.94 million in 2030 and increase further to 8.4 million in 2050 and 11.6 million by 2100. Central African Republic accounts for 0.062 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.051% in 1953, it will decrease and increase in share and is projected to increase by 0.107% by 2100.

Central African Republic was at 125th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 97th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Central African Republic population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20204,829,76784,5821.780.061
20214,919,98190,2141.870.061
20225,016,67896,6971.970.062
20235,119,141102,4632.040.062
20245,226,580107,4392.100.063
20255,338,264111,6842.140.064
20265,453,693115,4292.160.065
20275,572,373118,6802.180.066
20285,693,740121,3672.180.067
20295,817,198123,4582.170.068
20305,942,211125,0132.150.068
20316,068,358126,1472.120.069
20326,195,288126,9302.090.070
20336,322,641127,3532.060.071
20346,450,103127,4622.020.072
20356,577,413127,3101.970.073
20366,704,291126,8781.930.074
20376,830,555126,2641.880.075
20386,956,121125,5661.840.076
20397,080,996124,8751.800.077
20407,205,166124,1701.750.077
20417,328,517123,3511.710.078
20427,450,947122,4301.670.079
20437,572,513121,5661.630.080
20447,693,281120,7681.590.081
20457,813,300120,0191.560.082
20467,932,563119,2631.530.082
20478,050,991118,4281.490.083
20488,168,556117,5651.460.084
20498,285,226116,6701.430.085
20508,400,956115,7301.400.086
20518,515,700114,7441.370.087
20528,629,417113,7171.340.087
20538,742,074112,6571.310.088
20548,853,591111,5171.280.089
20558,963,955110,3641.250.090
20569,073,063109,1081.220.091
20579,180,860107,7971.190.091
20589,287,276106,4161.160.092
20599,392,249104,9731.130.093
20609,495,687103,4381.100.094
20619,597,524101,8371.070.095
20629,697,662100,1381.040.095
20639,795,95698,2941.010.096
20649,892,24696,2900.980.097
20659,986,40394,1570.950.098
206610,078,33791,9340.920.098
206710,167,95889,6210.890.099
206810,255,15087,1920.860.100
206910,339,79184,6410.830.100
207010,421,78281,9910.790.101
207110,501,05879,2760.760.102
207210,577,55776,4990.730.102
207310,651,23273,6750.700.103
207410,722,05870,8260.660.103
207510,789,98767,9290.630.104
207610,855,02065,0330.600.104
207710,917,13262,1120.570.105
207810,976,32659,1940.540.105
207911,032,61556,2890.510.106
208011,086,00753,3920.480.106
208111,136,53250,5250.460.107
208211,184,20347,6710.430.107
208311,229,12444,9210.400.108
208411,271,42442,3000.380.108
208511,311,20139,7770.350.108
208611,348,51337,3120.330.109
208711,383,37934,8660.310.109
208811,415,85232,4730.290.110
208911,445,96430,1120.260.110
209011,473,75427,7900.240.110
209111,499,24925,4950.220.110
209211,522,50523,2560.200.111
209311,543,54621,0410.180.111
209411,562,41118,8650.160.111
209511,579,14016,7290.140.112
209611,593,74914,6090.130.112
209711,606,27112,5220.110.112
209811,616,71810,4470.090.112
209911,625,0918,3730.07inf
210011,631,4026,3110.05inf

Central African Republic population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19501,326,652--0.053
19511,341,71515,0631.140.053
19521,356,12014,4051.070.052
19531,370,51714,3971.060.052
19541,385,45214,9351.090.051
19551,401,34115,8891.150.051
19561,418,48117,1401.220.051
19571,437,05518,5741.310.050
19581,457,12120,0661.400.050
19591,478,67721,5561.480.050
19601,501,66822,9911.550.050
19611,526,06624,3981.620.050
19621,551,91025,8441.690.050
19631,579,37027,4601.770.049
19641,608,61629,2461.850.049
19651,639,70631,0901.930.049
19661,673,01933,3132.030.049
19671,708,30235,2832.110.049
19681,744,19435,8922.100.049
19691,778,86134,6671.990.049
19701,811,14432,2831.810.049
19711,840,51829,3741.620.049
19721,867,78227,2641.480.049
19731,894,85327,0711.450.048
19741,924,38829,5351.560.048
19751,958,36733,9791.770.048
19761,997,01438,6471.970.048
19772,039,91942,9052.150.048
19782,087,66347,7442.340.049
19792,140,77753,1142.540.049
19802,199,35658,5792.740.049
19812,264,44265,0862.960.050
19822,335,33370,8913.130.051
19832,408,31772,9843.130.051
19842,478,38270,0652.910.052
19852,542,16963,7872.570.052
19862,597,76155,5922.190.052
19872,646,84049,0791.890.053
19882,693,97347,1331.780.052
19892,745,73451,7611.920.053
19902,806,73461,0002.220.053
19912,878,50971,7752.560.053
19922,959,23680,7272.800.054
19933,046,14986,9132.940.055
19943,135,01588,8662.920.055
19953,222,65687,6412.800.056
19963,308,23385,5772.660.057
19973,392,43684,2032.550.057
19983,475,49283,0562.450.058
19993,558,01482,5222.370.059
20003,640,42782,4132.320.059
20013,722,01881,5912.240.060
20023,802,12880,1102.150.060
20033,881,18179,0532.080.061
20043,959,87578,6942.030.061
20054,038,38278,5071.980.062
20064,118,06979,6871.970.062
20074,198,01079,9411.940.062
20084,273,36675,3561.800.063
20094,337,62564,2591.500.063
20104,386,76849,1431.130.063
20114,418,63731,8690.730.062
20124,436,41617,7790.400.062
20134,447,94411,5280.260.061
20144,464,17516,2310.360.061
20154,493,17028,9950.650.061
20164,537,68644,5160.990.060
20174,596,02358,3371.290.060
20184,666,36870,3451.530.061
20194,745,18578,8171.690.061