Population of Congo

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date16 Jun 2024

The current population of Congo is 6,252,141 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Congo is projected at 6,244,547, or 6.24 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Congo is projected at 6,106,869, or 6.11 million people for the year 2023.

Congo ranks 113th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Congo is ranked 36th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Congo population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
20225,902,5525,970,424135,7442.2740.07
20236,038,2966,106,869137,1462.2460.08
20246,175,4426,244,547138,2112.2130.08
20256,313,6536,383,738140,1702.1960.08
20266,453,8236,525,029142,4112.1830.08
20276,596,2346,668,564144,6602.1690.08
20286,740,8946,814,649147,5102.1650.08
20296,888,4046,963,560150,3122.1590.08
20307,038,7167,114,987152,5422.1440.08
20317,191,2587,268,403154,2902.1230.08
20327,345,5487,423,724156,3512.1060.09
20337,501,8997,580,970158,1422.0860.09
20347,660,0417,740,041160,0002.0670.09
20357,820,0417,900,720161,3572.0420.09
20367,981,3988,062,410162,0252.0100.09
20378,143,4238,225,004163,1631.9840.09
20388,306,5868,388,788164,4041.9600.09
20398,470,9908,553,623165,2671.9320.09
20408,636,2578,719,512166,5091.9100.09
20418,802,7668,886,023166,5151.8740.10
20428,969,2819,052,455166,3481.8380.10
20439,135,6299,218,712166,1661.8030.10
20449,301,7959,384,941166,2921.7720.10
20459,468,0879,551,478166,7811.7460.10
20469,634,8689,718,073166,4091.7120.10
20479,801,2779,884,345166,1371.6810.10
20489,967,41410,049,919165,0111.6420.10
204910,132,42510,214,662164,4731.6100.11
205010,296,89810,378,912164,0271.5800.11
205110,460,92510,542,609163,3681.5500.11
205210,624,29310,706,122163,6581.5290.11
205310,787,95110,869,382162,8631.4980.11
205410,950,81411,032,118162,6081.4740.11
205511,113,42211,194,874162,9041.4550.11
205611,276,32611,357,451162,2511.4290.11
205711,438,57711,519,396161,6381.4030.12
205811,600,21511,680,903161,3751.3820.12
205911,761,59011,841,917160,6541.3570.12
206011,922,24412,002,439160,3901.3360.12
206112,082,63412,162,534159,8011.3140.12
206212,242,43512,322,040159,2101.2920.12
206312,401,64512,480,761158,2321.2680.12
206412,559,87712,638,513157,2721.2440.12
206512,717,14912,795,190156,0821.2200.13
206612,873,23112,951,556156,6491.2100.13
206713,029,88013,107,995156,2301.1920.13
206813,186,11013,263,468154,7151.1660.13
206913,340,82513,418,013154,3751.1510.13
207013,495,20013,571,698152,9951.1270.13
207113,648,19513,724,178151,9671.1070.13
207213,800,16213,875,316150,3071.0830.13
207313,950,46914,024,665148,3911.0580.14
207414,098,86014,171,590145,4601.0260.14
207514,244,32014,316,585144,5301.0100.14
207614,388,85014,459,763141,8250.9810.14
207714,530,67514,600,683140,0150.9590.14
207814,670,69014,739,473137,5660.9330.14
207914,808,25614,875,693134,8750.9070.14
208014,943,13115,008,736131,2090.8740.14
208115,074,34015,139,124129,5680.8560.15
208215,203,90815,267,264126,7120.8300.15
208315,330,62015,392,760124,2800.8070.15
208415,454,90015,516,252122,7030.7910.15
208515,577,60315,637,795120,3840.7700.15
208615,697,98715,756,681117,3880.7450.15
208715,815,37515,872,729114,7090.7230.15
208815,930,08415,986,358112,5480.7040.15
208916,042,63216,097,613109,9630.6830.15
209016,152,59516,206,093106,9950.6600.16
209116,259,59016,312,575105,9690.6500.16
209216,365,55916,417,467103,8160.6320.16
209316,469,37516,520,341101,9320.6170.16
209416,571,30716,621,29399,9720.6010.16
209516,671,27916,720,05697,5540.5830.16
209616,768,83316,817,07196,4770.5740.16
209716,865,31016,912,12693,6320.5540.16
209816,958,94217,004,67791,4690.5380.16
209917,050,41117,094,45588,0880.5150.17
210017,138,49917,181,63086,2630.5020.17

Congo population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
1950826,239835,13217,7862.1300.03
1951844,025853,25318,4562.1630.03
1952862,481872,08219,2012.2020.03
1953881,682891,70720,0502.2490.03
1954901,732912,13020,7952.2800.03
1955922,527933,41821,7812.3340.03
1956944,308955,72522,8332.3890.03
1957967,141979,06423,8472.4360.03
1958990,9881,003,49725,0182.4930.03
19591,016,0061,029,05526,0992.5360.03
19601,042,1051,055,69327,1752.5740.03
19611,069,2801,083,43128,3022.6120.04
19621,097,5821,112,34829,5322.6550.04
19631,127,1141,142,60030,9712.7110.04
19641,158,0851,174,26932,3682.7570.04
19651,190,4531,207,41233,9192.8090.04
19661,224,3721,242,11635,4872.8570.04
19671,259,8591,278,31236,9062.8870.04
19681,296,7651,316,13038,7312.9430.04
19691,335,4961,355,69940,4062.9810.04
19701,375,9021,396,98942,1753.0190.04
19711,418,0771,440,15944,1653.0670.04
19721,462,2421,485,27446,0643.1020.04
19731,508,3061,532,06947,5253.1020.04
19741,555,8311,580,28048,8973.0940.04
19751,604,7281,624,93540,4132.4870.04
19761,645,1411,665,41840,5542.4350.04
19771,685,6951,706,18140,9732.4020.04
19781,726,6681,747,20741,0782.3510.04
19791,767,7461,788,21840,9452.2900.04
19801,808,6911,829,25641,1302.2490.04
19811,849,8211,870,54041,4382.2150.04
19821,891,2591,911,63440,7512.1320.04
19831,932,0101,951,85139,6812.0330.04
19841,971,6912,001,73960,0973.0020.04
19852,031,7882,062,55561,5332.9840.04
19862,093,3212,124,86363,0842.9690.04
19872,156,4052,188,65464,4982.9470.04
19882,220,9032,253,33664,8662.8790.04
19892,285,7692,319,17766,8152.8810.04
19902,352,5842,385,43565,7022.7540.04
19912,418,2862,452,67568,7772.8040.05
19922,487,0632,520,95867,7902.6890.05
19932,554,8532,594,16878,6303.0310.05
19942,633,4832,669,22071,4752.6780.05
19952,704,9582,742,30974,7022.7240.05
19962,779,6602,816,59573,8702.6230.05
19972,853,5302,875,03743,0131.4960.05
19982,896,5432,937,16681,2472.7660.05
19992,977,7903,016,65977,7382.5770.05
20003,055,5283,134,030157,0045.0110.05
20013,212,5323,254,10183,1382.5550.05
20023,295,6703,331,15870,9762.1310.05
20033,366,6463,424,653116,0133.3880.05
20043,482,6593,543,012120,7053.4070.05
20053,603,3643,672,839138,9503.7840.06
20063,742,3143,813,323142,0173.7250.06
20073,884,3313,956,329143,9953.6400.06
20084,028,3264,089,602122,5512.9970.06
20094,150,8774,257,230212,7054.9970.06
20104,363,5824,437,884148,6043.3490.06
20114,512,1864,584,216144,0603.1430.06
20124,656,2464,713,257114,0212.4190.07
20134,770,2674,828,066115,5992.3940.07
20144,885,8664,944,861117,9912.3860.07
20155,003,8575,064,386121,0582.3900.07
20165,124,9155,186,824123,8172.3870.07
20175,248,7325,312,340127,2152.3950.07
20185,375,9475,441,062130,2302.3940.07
20195,506,1775,570,733129,1112.3180.07
20205,635,2885,702,174133,7722.3460.07
20215,769,0605,835,806133,4922.2880.07