Yemen Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Yemen population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Yemen in 2022 is 33,696,614, a 2.17% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Yemen in 2021 was 32,981,641, a 2.16% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Yemen in 2020 was 32,284,046, a 2.34% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Yemen in 2019 was 31,546,691, a 2.46% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 123,379,924
Democratic Republic of Congo 99,010,212
Tanzania 65,497,748
Uganda 47,249,585
Afghanistan 41,128,771
Yemen 33,696,614
Mozambique 32,969,518
Nepal 30,547,580
Madagascar 29,611,714
Niger 26,207,977
North Korea 26,069,416
Burkina Faso 22,673,762
Mali 22,593,590
Malawi 20,405,317
Chad 17,723,315
Somalia 17,597,511
Senegal 17,316,449
Zimbabwe 16,320,537
Guinea 13,859,341
Rwanda 13,776,698
Benin 13,352,864
Burundi 12,889,576
Haiti 11,584,996
South Sudan 10,913,164
Tajikistan 9,952,787
Togo 8,848,699
Sierra Leone 8,605,718
Central African Republic 5,579,144
Liberia 5,302,681
Eritrea 3,684,032
Gambia 2,705,992
Guinea-Bissau 2,105,566
Comoros 836,774
Yemen - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 33,696,614 2.17%
2021 32,981,641 2.16%
2020 32,284,046 2.34%
2019 31,546,691 2.46%
2018 30,790,513 2.52%
2017 30,034,389 2.60%
2016 29,274,002 2.66%
2015 28,516,545 2.75%
2014 27,753,304 2.85%
2013 26,984,002 2.90%
2012 26,223,391 2.94%
2011 25,475,610 2.96%
2010 24,743,946 2.97%
2009 24,029,589 3.00%
2008 23,329,004 3.04%
2007 22,641,538 3.07%
2006 21,966,298 3.03%
2005 21,320,671 2.83%
2004 20,733,406 2.70%
2003 20,188,799 2.69%
2002 19,660,653 2.70%
2001 19,143,457 2.76%
2000 18,628,700 2.84%
1999 18,114,552 2.88%
1998 17,608,133 2.92%
1997 17,108,681 2.98%
1996 16,614,326 3.17%
1995 16,103,339 3.54%
1994 15,553,171 3.77%
1993 14,988,047 3.84%
1992 14,433,771 3.87%
1991 13,895,851 3.89%
1990 13,375,121 3.91%
1989 12,872,362 3.92%
1988 12,387,238 3.96%
1987 11,915,563 3.93%
1986 11,465,444 3.88%
1985 11,036,918 3.87%
1984 10,625,687 3.79%
1983 10,237,391 3.70%
1982 9,872,292 3.60%
1981 9,529,105 3.52%
1980 9,204,938 3.43%
1979 8,899,922 3.30%
1978 8,615,301 3.20%
1977 8,348,182 3.13%
1976 8,094,985 3.05%
1975 7,855,657 2.95%
1974 7,630,190 2.86%
1973 7,417,736 2.80%
1972 7,215,835 2.73%
1971 7,024,196 2.64%
1970 6,843,607 2.54%
1969 6,673,981 2.43%
1968 6,515,904 2.32%
1967 6,368,014 2.24%
1966 6,228,430 2.15%
1965 6,097,298 2.07%
1964 5,973,803 1.94%
1963 5,860,197 1.86%
1962 5,753,386 1.89%
1961 5,646,668 1.88%
1960 5,542,459 1.82%
1959 5,443,654 1.75%
1958 5,349,846 1.69%
1957 5,260,779 1.66%
1956 5,175,088 1.64%
1955 5,091,603 1.62%
1954 5,010,564 1.60%
1953 4,931,833 1.57%
1952 4,855,822 1.53%
1951 4,782,787 1.48%
1950 4,712,810 0.00%