Population of Ethiopia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Ethiopia is 121,591,362 as of October 06, 2022, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Ethiopia is projected at 117,876,227 or 117.876 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Ethiopia is projected at 114,963,588 or 114.964 million people for the year 2020. Ethiopia ranks number 12th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Ethiopia is ranked 2nd among 58 countries in Africa.

Ethiopia's population will be increased year by year. The Ethiopia population is projected to reach 144.94 million in 2030 and increase further to 205.41 million in 2050 and 294.39 million by 2100. Ethiopia accounts for 1.5 percent of the world population. However, its global share increased by 0.7% in 1965 and is projected to increase by 2.7% by 2100.

Ethiopia was at 25th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to increase to 8th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Ethiopia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
2020114,963,5882,884,8582.571.5
2021117,876,2272,912,6392.531.5
2022120,812,6982,936,4712.491.5
2023123,771,3902,958,6922.451.5
2024126,750,8722,979,4822.411.6
2025129,749,4552,998,5832.371.6
2026132,765,5273,016,0722.321.6
2027135,796,6493,031,1222.281.6
2028138,839,3653,042,7162.241.7
2029141,889,6843,050,3192.201.7
2030144,944,2993,054,6152.151.7
2031148,001,1863,056,8872.111.7
2032151,059,2503,058,0642.071.7
2033154,117,3813,058,1312.021.8
2034157,174,8243,057,4431.981.8
2035160,230,9223,056,0981.941.8
2036163,283,9483,053,0261.911.8
2037166,332,8783,048,9301.871.8
2038169,378,5963,045,7181.831.9
2039172,422,7323,044,1361.801.9
2040175,465,9793,043,2471.761.9
2041178,507,8073,041,8281.731.9
2042181,546,1623,038,3551.701.9
2043184,578,3123,032,1501.672.0
2044187,600,7723,022,4601.642.0
2045190,610,5333,009,7611.602.0
2046193,605,4932,994,9601.572.0
2047196,584,3602,978,8671.542.1
2048199,545,7022,961,3421.512.1
2049202,488,3122,942,6101.472.1
2050205,410,6752,922,3631.442.1
2051208,311,2492,900,5741.412.1
2052211,187,7322,876,4831.382.1
2053214,036,8972,849,1651.352.2
2054216,855,0542,818,1571.322.2
2055219,639,0982,784,0441.282.2
2056222,386,7952,747,6971.252.2
2057225,096,9182,710,1231.222.2
2058227,768,5572,671,6391.192.3
2059230,401,2802,632,7231.162.3
2060232,994,3992,593,1191.132.3
2061235,546,4972,552,0981.102.3
2062238,055,8822,509,3851.072.3
2063240,521,3502,465,4681.042.3
2064242,941,6952,420,3451.012.4
2065245,315,6672,373,9720.982.4
2066247,642,4332,326,7660.952.4
2067249,920,6772,278,2440.922.4
2068252,148,1492,227,4720.892.4
2069254,322,2632,174,1140.862.4
2070256,441,0332,118,7700.832.5
2071258,503,1402,062,1070.802.5
2072260,508,3822,005,2420.782.5
2073262,457,3031,948,9210.752.5
2074264,351,0681,893,7650.722.5
2075266,190,4601,839,3920.702.5
2076267,975,3851,784,9250.672.5
2077269,705,1671,729,7820.652.5
2078271,379,3251,674,1580.622.6
2079272,997,2181,617,8930.602.6
2080274,558,3721,561,1540.572.6
2081276,062,9401,504,5680.552.6
2082277,511,0451,448,1050.522.6
2083278,902,2591,391,2140.502.6
2084280,236,0811,333,8220.482.6
2085281,512,3451,276,2640.462.6
2086282,731,0841,218,7390.432.6
2087283,893,0951,162,0110.412.6
2088284,999,8991,106,8040.392.6
2089286,053,4981,053,5990.372.6
2090287,055,5601,002,0620.352.7
2091288,007,161951,6010.332.7
2092288,908,852901,6910.312.7
2093289,760,927852,0750.292.7
2094290,563,637802,7100.282.7
2095291,317,470753,8330.262.7
2096292,023,199705,7290.242.7
2097292,681,950658,7510.232.7
2098293,295,206613,2560.212.7
2099293,864,789569,5830.192.7
2100294,392,896528,1070.182.7

Ethiopia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
195018,128,034--0.7
195118,466,969338,9351.870.7
195218,819,698352,7291.910.7
195319,184,296364,5981.940.7
195419,560,014375,7181.960.7
195519,947,292387,2781.980.7
195620,347,812400,5202.010.7
195720,764,450416,6382.050.7
195821,201,036436,5862.100.7
195921,661,996460,9602.170.7
196022,151,278489,2822.260.7
196122,671,191519,9132.350.7
196223,221,389550,1982.430.7
196323,798,430577,0412.480.7
196424,397,022598,5922.520.7
196525,013,626616,6042.530.7
196625,641,044627,4182.510.8
196726,280,132639,0882.490.8
196826,944,390664,2582.530.8
196927,652,709708,3192.630.8
197028,415,077762,3682.760.8
197129,248,643833,5662.930.8
197230,140,804892,1613.050.8
197331,036,662895,8582.970.8
197431,861,352824,6902.660.8
197532,566,854705,5022.210.8
197633,128,149561,2951.720.8
197733,577,242449,0931.360.8
197833,993,301416,0591.240.8
197934,487,799494,4981.450.8
198035,141,712653,9131.900.8
198135,984,528842,8162.400.8
198236,995,2481,010,7202.810.8
198338,142,6741,147,4263.100.8
198439,374,3481,231,6743.230.8
198540,652,1411,277,7933.250.8
198641,965,6931,313,5523.230.8
198743,329,2311,363,5383.250.9
198844,757,2031,427,9723.300.9
198946,272,2991,515,0963.390.9
199047,887,8651,615,5663.490.9
199149,609,9691,722,1043.600.9
199251,423,5851,813,6163.660.9
199353,295,5661,871,9813.641.0
199455,180,9981,885,4323.541.0
199557,047,9081,866,9103.381.0
199658,883,5301,835,6223.221.0
199760,697,4431,813,9133.081.0
199862,507,7241,810,2812.981.0
199964,343,0131,835,2892.941.1
200066,224,8041,881,7912.921.1
200168,159,4231,934,6192.921.1
200270,142,0911,982,6682.911.1
200372,170,5842,028,4932.891.1
200474,239,5052,068,9212.871.1
200576,346,3112,106,8062.841.2
200678,489,2062,142,8952.811.2
200780,674,3482,185,1422.781.2
200882,916,2352,241,8872.781.2
200985,233,9132,317,6782.801.2
201087,639,9642,406,0512.821.3
201190,139,9292,499,9652.851.3
201292,726,9852,587,0562.871.3
201395,385,7982,658,8132.871.3
201498,094,2652,708,4672.841.3
2015100,835,4582,741,1932.791.4
2016103,603,4622,768,0042.751.4
2017106,399,9242,796,4622.701.4
2018109,224,4142,824,4902.651.4
2019112,078,7302,854,3162.611.5