Cambodia population 17,586,101 (live)

The population of Cambodia is expected to grow by 218,000 in 2023 and reach 17,599,000 in 2024. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 30,000 people yearly. The population density of Cambodia has changed from 37.9 in 1980 to 96.0 in 2021.

Current population 17,586,101 people at present (Saturday 9th of December 2023)
Median Age 28.9 years
Population density 98.5 per km2
Population of Cambodia from 1960 to 2023 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2023 17,385,000 218,000 (1.3%) -30,000 28.9 99 3,980,000 (22.9%)
2022 17,167,000 223,000 (1.3%) -30,000 28.6 97 3,875,000 (22.6%)
2021 16,944,000 228,000 (1.4%) -30,000 28.4 96 3,772,000 (22.3%)
2020 16,716,000 233,000 (1.4%) -30,000 28.1 2.45 95 3,673,000 (22.0%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -30,000 27.9 2.48 93 3,576,000 (21.7%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -30,000 27.7 2.51 92 3,481,000 (21.4%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -30,000 27.5 2.54 91 3,390,000 (21.2%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -30,000 27.3 2.56 89 3,301,428 (20.9%)
2015 15,517,635 246,845 (1.6%) -30,000 27.0 2.59 88 3,215,720 (20.7%)
2010 14,308,740 218,532 (1.5%) -30,000 26.0 2.88 81 2,834,561 (19.8%)
2005 13,270,201 206,824 (1.6%) -59,197 24.6 3.23 75 2,544,428 (19.2%)
2000 12,152,354 268,718 (2.2%) -7,031 23.3 3.81 69 2,258,637 (18.6%)
1995 10,653,558 338,182 (3.2%) 69,699 22.4 4.69 60 1,844,237 (17.3%)
1990 8,973,342 284,190 (3.2%) 81,883 22.1 5.60 51 1,394,996 (15.5%)
1985 7,712,978 266,959 (3.5%) -15,604 22.7 6.31 44 1,074,495 (13.9%)
1980 6,692,107 -76,617 (-1.1%) -17,771 23.4 5.87 38 662,385 (9.9%)
1975 7,522,593 -8,831 (-0.1%) -17,000 22.1 5.68 43 336,786 (4.5%)
1970 6,994,848 115,664 (1.7%) -25,000 21.9 6.47 40 1,117,077 (16.0%)
1965 6,467,197 135,614 (2.1%) -50,000 21.8 6.87 37 700,397 (10.8%)
1960 5,722,370 150,645 (2.6%) 21.9 6.97 32 588,546 (10.3%)

In 2022 the population of Cambodia was 17,167,000 and the average age increased from 21.9 in 1960 to 28.6. Urban population has increased from 2,258,637 (18.6%) in 2000 to 3,980,000 (22.9%) in the current year. The population density of Cambodia has changed from 37.9 in 1980 to 96.0 in 2021.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 0 0 (0.0%) -30,000 28.1 2.45 95 3,673,000 (22.0%)
2025 17,809,000 210,000 (1.2%) -30,000 29.4 2.32 101 4,200,000 (23.6%)
2030 18,798,000 192,000 (1.0%) -30,000 30.7 2.22 107 4,812,000 (25.6%)
2035 19,724,000 181,000 (0.9%) -30,000 32.0 2.13 112 5,522,000 (28.0%)
2040 20,592,000 167,000 (0.8%) -30,000 33.3 2.05 117 6,302,000 (30.6%)
2045 21,370,000 146,000 (0.7%) -30,000 34.6 1.99 121 7,124,000 (33.3%)
2050 22,019,000 119,000 (0.5%) -30,000 35.9 1.93 125 7,968,000 (36.2%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 77.0 (74.6 years for male and 79.5 years for females). Population density will go up to 124.7 people per square kilometer.

Cambodia demographics 2022

The demographics of Cambodia constitutes of 8,893,000 women and 8,493,000 men, which means there are 955 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 38.9% of population (6,767,981) is 19 or younger, 55.9% of population (9,711,261) is between age 20 and 64 and 5.2% of population (907,497) is over 65.

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