Uganda Population Growth Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of Uganda population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Uganda in 2022 is 48,432,863, a 2.78% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Uganda in 2021 was 47,123,531, a 3.02% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Uganda in 2020 was 45,741,007, a 3.32% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Uganda in 2019 was 44,269,594, a 3.61% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Growth Rate
Country Name 2022 Population Growth Rate
Ethiopia 120,812,698
Tanzania 63,298,550
Uganda 48,432,863
Afghanistan 40,754,388
Mozambique 33,089,461
Yemen 31,154,867
Nepal 30,225,582
Madagascar 29,178,077
Niger 26,083,660
North Korea 25,990,679
Burkina Faso 22,102,838
Mali 21,473,764
Malawi 20,180,839
Senegal 17,653,671
Chad 17,413,580
Somalia 16,841,795
Zimbabwe 15,331,428
Guinea 13,865,691
Rwanda 13,600,464
Benin 12,784,726
Burundi 12,624,840
Haiti 11,680,283
South Sudan 11,618,511
Tajikistan 9,957,464
Togo 8,680,837
Sierra Leone 8,306,436
Liberia 5,305,117
Central African Republic 5,016,678
Eritrea 3,662,244
Gambia 2,558,482
Guinea-Bissau 2,063,367
Comoros 907,419
Uganda - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 48,432,863 2.78%
2021 47,123,531 3.02%
2020 45,741,007 3.32%
2019 44,269,594 3.61%
2018 42,729,036 3.80%
2017 41,166,588 3.83%
2016 39,649,166 3.72%
2015 38,225,453 3.56%
2014 36,911,523 3.41%
2013 35,694,519 3.29%
2012 34,558,704 3.23%
2011 33,476,772 3.23%
2010 32,428,167 3.24%
2009 31,411,096 3.22%
2008 30,431,736 3.21%
2007 29,486,338 3.20%
2006 28,571,475 3.20%
2005 27,684,585 3.22%
2004 26,821,297 3.24%
2003 25,980,552 3.23%
2002 25,167,257 3.19%
2001 24,388,968 3.12%
2000 23,650,172 3.04%
1999 22,952,410 2.97%
1998 22,290,780 2.93%
1997 21,655,398 2.96%
1996 21,032,821 3.04%
1995 20,413,152 3.13%
1994 19,793,541 3.22%
1993 19,175,988 3.31%
1992 18,561,674 3.39%
1991 17,953,531 3.45%
1990 17,354,392 3.53%
1989 16,763,042 3.60%
1988 16,180,124 3.63%
1987 15,612,754 3.60%
1986 15,070,302 3.51%
1985 14,559,355 3.38%
1984 14,082,875 3.26%
1983 13,638,729 3.15%
1982 13,221,991 3.09%
1981 12,825,082 3.08%
1980 12,442,334 3.08%
1979 12,071,145 3.06%
1978 11,712,530 3.03%
1977 11,368,615 2.95%
1976 11,042,974 2.85%
1975 10,737,403 2.72%
1974 10,453,037 2.62%
1973 10,186,455 2.59%
1972 9,929,636 2.67%
1971 9,671,860 2.83%
1970 9,405,600 3.04%
1969 9,127,857 3.24%
1968 8,841,153 3.40%
1967 8,550,443 3.47%
1966 8,263,439 3.47%
1965 7,986,066 3.46%
1964 7,719,104 3.45%
1963 7,461,634 3.41%
1962 7,215,796 3.32%
1961 6,983,818 3.20%
1960 6,767,095 3.07%
1959 6,565,840 2.93%
1958 6,379,222 2.80%
1957 6,205,631 2.69%
1956 6,042,923 2.62%
1955 5,888,793 2.58%
1954 5,740,774 2.58%
1953 5,596,317 2.63%
1952 5,452,859 2.73%
1951 5,307,725 2.90%
1950 5,158,190 0.00%