Population of Kenya

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date08 Apr 2024

The current population of Kenya is 56,074,503 as of May 20, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Kenya is projected at 56,203,030 or 56.20 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Kenya is projected at 55,100,586 or 55.10 million people for the year 2023.

Kenya is the seventh-most populous country in Africa and is in the 26th position in the world on the list of 237 countries and territories.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Kenya population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
202253,499,87954,027,4871,055,2161.9530.68
202354,555,09555,100,5861,090,9831.9800.68
202455,646,07856,203,0301,113,9041.9820.69
202556,759,98257,323,9301,127,8961.9680.70
202657,887,87858,457,3781,139,0001.9480.71
202759,026,87859,604,4311,155,1061.9380.72
202860,181,98460,762,9231,161,8781.9120.72
202961,343,86261,929,8631,172,0031.8930.73
203062,515,86563,103,9421,176,1531.8640.74
203163,692,01864,284,4661,184,8961.8430.75
203264,876,91465,470,2601,186,6921.8130.75
203366,063,60666,655,9441,184,6761.7770.76
203467,248,28267,839,6921,182,8191.7440.77
203568,431,10169,018,9771,175,7521.7040.78
203669,606,85370,186,4451,159,1841.6520.78
203770,766,03771,342,6891,153,3031.6170.79
203871,919,34072,493,6591,148,6381.5850.80
203973,067,97873,634,4141,132,8721.5390.81
204074,200,85074,757,9781,114,2571.4910.81
204175,315,10775,866,8271,103,4411.4540.82
204276,418,54876,961,1671,085,2381.4100.83
204377,503,78678,039,8531,072,1351.3740.83
204478,575,92179,104,4711,057,1001.3360.84
204579,633,02180,156,6011,047,1591.3060.85
204680,680,18081,195,0051,029,6501.2680.85
204781,709,83082,219,5271,019,3951.2400.86
204882,729,22583,230,0701,001,6901.2040.87
204983,730,91584,227,657993,4841.1800.87
205084,724,39985,211,739974,6801.1440.88
205185,699,07986,180,531962,9051.1170.88
205286,661,98487,136,936949,9041.0900.89
205387,611,88888,079,530935,2841.0620.90
205488,547,17289,009,409924,4751.0390.90
205589,471,64789,930,664918,0351.0210.91
205690,389,68290,841,703904,0420.9950.91
205791,293,72491,739,355891,2610.9720.92
205892,184,98592,623,988878,0060.9480.93
205993,062,99193,491,952857,9230.9180.93
206093,920,91494,340,314838,7990.8890.94
206194,759,71395,167,607815,7890.8570.94
206295,575,50295,977,327803,6500.8370.95
206396,379,15296,770,484782,6640.8090.95
206497,161,81697,545,543767,4550.7870.96
206597,929,27198,299,137739,7330.7530.96
206698,669,00499,033,580729,1510.7360.97
206799,398,15599,748,454700,5970.7020.97
2068100,098,752100,441,292685,0810.6820.98
2069100,783,833101,115,967664,2690.6570.98
2070101,448,102101,768,606641,0080.6300.99
2071102,089,110102,397,861617,5030.6030.99
2072102,706,613103,004,539595,8530.5781.00
2073103,302,466103,592,150579,3680.5591.00
2074103,881,834104,160,996558,3230.5361.01
2075104,440,157104,706,431532,5470.5091.01
2076104,972,704105,230,178514,9480.4891.01
2077105,487,652105,734,208493,1130.4661.02
2078105,980,765106,220,830480,1310.4521.02
2079106,460,896106,689,223456,6540.4281.03
2080106,917,550107,137,378439,6560.4101.03
2081107,357,206107,569,758425,1030.3951.03
2082107,782,309107,986,356408,0930.3781.04
2083108,190,402108,385,768390,7310.3611.04
2084108,581,133108,769,043375,8210.3461.04
2085108,956,954109,136,418358,9280.3291.05
2086109,315,882109,483,944336,1250.3071.05
2087109,652,007109,812,297320,5800.2921.05
2088109,972,587110,124,435303,6960.2761.06
2089110,276,283110,419,644286,7230.2601.06
2090110,563,006110,696,703267,3940.2421.06
2091110,830,400110,953,043245,2860.2211.06
2092111,075,686111,189,713228,0540.2051.07
2093111,303,740111,410,712213,9440.1921.07
2094111,517,684111,613,374191,3790.1711.07
2095111,709,063111,797,574177,0220.1581.08
2096111,886,085111,965,712159,2550.1421.08
2097112,045,340112,121,517152,3540.1361.08
2098112,197,694112,267,431139,4730.1241.08
2099112,337,167112,401,711129,0870.1151.08
2100112,466,254112,525,079117,6500.1051.09

Kenya population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19505,711,6745,774,050124,7522.1610.23
19515,836,4265,905,774138,6952.3490.23
19525,975,1216,048,730147,2172.4340.23
19536,122,3386,201,950159,2252.5670.23
19546,281,5636,371,191179,2572.8140.24
19556,460,8206,558,870196,1012.9900.24
19566,656,9216,763,941214,0403.1650.24
19576,870,9616,987,580233,2383.3380.24
19587,104,1997,223,458238,5183.3020.25
19597,342,7177,475,752266,0703.5590.25
19607,608,7877,751,435285,2953.6810.26
19617,894,0828,047,470306,7763.8130.26
19628,200,8588,363,578325,4403.8920.27
19638,526,2988,697,200341,8033.9310.27
19648,868,1019,047,387358,5713.9640.28
19659,226,6729,417,207381,0694.0470.28
19669,607,7419,802,605389,7293.9760.29
19679,997,47010,201,068407,1963.9920.29
196810,404,66610,613,877418,4213.9430.30
196910,823,08711,039,551432,9283.9220.30
197011,256,01511,473,087434,1453.7840.31
197111,690,16011,898,457416,5933.5020.32
197212,106,75312,322,903432,2993.5080.32
197312,539,05212,760,405442,7063.4700.33
197412,981,75813,203,949444,3813.3660.33
197513,426,13913,651,908451,5393.3080.34
197613,877,67814,102,268449,1803.1850.34
197714,326,85814,577,346500,9773.4370.35
197814,827,83515,087,423519,1763.4410.35
197915,347,01115,620,613547,2053.5030.36
198015,894,21616,187,124585,8173.6190.36
198116,480,03316,785,962611,8583.6450.37
198217,091,89117,411,491639,2003.6720.38
198317,731,09118,069,461676,7393.7460.39
198418,407,83018,753,176690,6923.6830.39
198519,098,52219,452,161707,2783.6360.40
198619,805,80020,160,879710,1593.5230.41
198720,515,95920,882,094732,2713.5070.41
198821,248,23021,626,122755,7833.4950.42
198922,004,01322,387,803767,5803.4290.43
199022,771,59323,162,269781,3533.3740.44
199123,552,94623,918,235730,5793.0550.44
199224,283,52524,655,723744,3963.0190.45
199325,027,92125,391,830727,8182.8670.46
199425,755,73926,133,744756,0092.8930.46
199526,511,74826,878,347733,1992.7280.47
199627,244,94727,615,736741,5792.6860.47
199727,986,52628,364,264755,4762.6640.48
199828,742,00229,137,373790,7422.7140.49
199929,532,74429,965,129864,7702.8860.49
200030,397,51430,851,606908,1842.9440.50
200131,305,69831,800,343989,2913.1110.51
200232,294,98932,779,823969,6672.9580.52
200333,264,65633,767,1221,004,9312.9760.53
200434,269,58734,791,8361,044,4983.0020.54
200535,314,08535,843,0101,057,8502.9520.55
200636,371,93536,925,2531,106,6372.9970.56
200737,478,57238,036,7931,116,4432.9350.57
200838,595,01539,186,8951,183,7593.0210.58
200939,778,77440,364,4441,171,3412.9020.59
201040,950,11541,517,8951,135,5612.7350.59
201142,085,67642,635,1441,098,9362.5780.60
201243,184,61243,725,8061,082,3892.4760.61
201344,267,00144,792,3681,050,7342.3460.62
201445,317,73545,831,8631,028,2572.2440.62
201546,345,99246,851,4881,010,9932.1580.63
201647,356,98547,894,6701,075,3702.2450.64
201748,432,35548,948,1371,031,5642.1080.64
201849,463,91949,953,304978,7701.9590.65
201950,442,68950,951,4501,017,5221.9970.66
202051,460,21151,985,7801,051,1382.0220.66
202152,511,34953,005,614988,5301.8650.67