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 31,154,867, a 2.18% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Yemen in 2021 was 30,490,640, a 2.23% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Yemen in 2020 was 29,825,964, a 2.28% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Yemen in 2019 was 29,161,922, a 2.33% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Yemen - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2022 31,154,867 2.18%
2021 30,490,640 2.23%
2020 29,825,964 2.28%
2019 29,161,922 2.33%
2018 28,498,683 2.39%
2017 27,834,819 2.45%
2016 27,168,208 2.53%
2015 26,497,889 2.61%
2014 25,823,485 2.69%
2013 25,147,109 2.75%
2012 24,473,178 2.80%
2011 23,807,588 2.82%
2010 23,154,855 2.84%
2009 22,516,460 2.85%
2008 21,892,146 2.86%
2007 21,282,515 2.88%
2006 20,687,646 2.89%
2005 20,107,409 2.90%
2004 19,540,098 2.92%
2003 18,985,000 2.93%
2002 18,443,691 2.93%
2001 17,918,373 2.93%
2000 17,409,072 2.88%
1999 16,921,149 2.86%
1998 16,450,310 2.97%
1997 15,975,668 3.27%
1996 15,469,274 3.73%
1995 14,913,315 4.31%
1994 14,297,613 4.87%
1993 13,634,076 5.25%
1992 12,954,155 5.30%
1991 12,302,124 5.06%
1990 11,709,993 4.65%
1989 11,189,177 4.27%
1988 10,730,862 3.96%
1987 10,322,043 3.83%
1986 9,941,109 3.85%
1985 9,572,175 3.90%
1984 9,213,084 3.88%
1983 8,869,370 3.84%
1982 8,541,605 3.76%
1981 8,231,910 3.65%
1980 7,941,898 3.55%
1979 7,669,694 3.45%
1978 7,414,158 3.28%
1977 7,178,675 3.02%
1976 6,967,941 2.70%
1975 6,784,695 2.33%
1974 6,629,999 1.99%
1973 6,500,816 1.73%
1972 6,390,574 1.59%
1971 6,290,365 1.57%
1970 6,193,384 1.58%
1969 6,097,035 1.59%
1968 6,001,852 1.59%
1967 5,907,874 1.58%
1966 5,816,247 1.55%
1965 5,727,751 1.53%
1964 5,641,597 1.53%
1963 5,556,766 1.52%
1962 5,473,671 1.50%
1961 5,393,036 1.46%
1960 5,315,355 1.42%
1959 5,240,719 1.39%
1958 5,168,870 1.36%
1957 5,099,349 1.34%
1956 5,031,698 1.33%
1955 4,965,574 1.32%
1954 4,900,848 1.31%
1953 4,837,601 1.29%
1952 4,776,179 1.25%
1951 4,717,152 1.20%
1950 4,661,282 0.00%