Uganda Population: The timeline of total, male, female populations and growth rates

The population of Uganda is 44,269,594 and the population growth amounts 3.49% (2019). The male and female population are 21,807,169 (49.26%) and 22,462,425 (50.74%) respectively. The average of growth rate over 10 years is 3.37% (positive growth).

The below table shows the Uganda population history (1960-). Growth(%) is the Y/Y ratio of total population and the percent values below the male and female populations mean the ratios of those by the total population.

Year Total Growth(%) Male Female
2019 44,269,594 3.49% 21,807,169
49.26%
22,462,425
50.74%
2018 42,723,139 3.65% 21,030,004
49.22%
21,693,135
50.78%
2017 41,162,465 3.68% 20,246,144
49.19%
20,916,321
50.81%
2016 39,647,506 3.59% 19,486,595
49.15%
20,160,911
50.85%
2015 38,225,453 3.44% 18,775,711
49.12%
19,449,742
50.88%
2014 36,912,148 3.30% 18,121,390
49.09%
18,790,758
50.91%
2013 35,695,246 3.18% 17,517,337
49.07%
18,177,909
50.93%
2012 34,559,168 3.13% 16,956,322
49.06%
17,602,846
50.94%
2011 33,476,919 3.13% 16,425,456
49.07%
17,051,463
50.93%
2010 32,428,167 3.14% 15,914,820
49.08%
16,513,347
50.92%
2009 31,411,096 3.12% 15,424,120
49.10%
15,986,976
50.90%
2008 30,431,736 3.11% 14,955,711
49.15%
15,476,025
50.85%
2007 29,486,338 3.10% 14,505,222
49.19%
14,981,116
50.81%
2006 28,571,475 3.10% 14,067,537
49.24%
14,503,938
50.76%
2005 27,684,585 3.12% 13,639,034
49.27%
14,045,551
50.73%
2004 26,821,297 3.13% 13,216,405
49.28%
13,604,892
50.72%
2003 25,980,552 3.13% 12,800,061
49.27%
13,180,491
50.73%
2002 25,167,257 3.09% 12,394,686
49.25%
12,772,571
50.75%
2001 24,388,968 3.03% 12,007,396
49.23%
12,381,572
50.77%
2000 23,650,172 2.95% 11,642,816
49.23%
12,007,356
50.77%
1999 22,952,410 2.88% 11,302,329
49.24%
11,650,081
50.76%
1998 22,290,780 2.85% 10,982,685
49.27%
11,308,095
50.73%
1997 21,655,398 2.87% 10,678,219
49.31%
10,977,179
50.69%
1996 21,032,821 2.95% 10,380,982
49.36%
10,651,839
50.64%
1995 20,413,152 3.04% 10,085,060
49.40%
10,328,092
50.60%
1994 19,793,541 3.12% 9,788,942
49.46%
10,004,599
50.54%
1993 19,175,988 3.20% 9,493,773
49.51%
9,682,215
50.49%
1992 18,561,674 3.28% 9,199,688
49.56%
9,361,986
50.44%
1991 17,953,531 3.34% 8,907,599
49.61%
9,045,932
50.39%
1990 17,354,392 3.41% 8,618,540
49.66%
8,735,852
50.34%
1989 16,763,042 3.48% 8,331,700
49.70%
8,431,342
50.30%
1988 16,180,124 3.51% 8,047,420
49.74%
8,132,704
50.26%
1987 15,612,754 3.47% 7,769,377
49.76%
7,843,377
50.24%
1986 15,070,302 3.39% 7,502,487
49.78%
7,567,815
50.22%
1985 14,559,355 3.27% 7,250,254
49.80%
7,309,101
50.20%
1984 14,082,875 3.15% 7,014,160
49.81%
7,068,715
50.19%
1983 13,638,729 3.06% 6,793,168
49.81%
6,845,561
50.19%
1982 13,221,991 3.00% 6,585,140
49.80%
6,636,851
50.20%
1981 12,825,082 2.98% 6,386,688
49.80%
6,438,394
50.20%
1980 12,442,334 2.98% 6,195,277
49.79%
6,247,057
50.21%
1979 12,071,145 2.97% 6,009,754
49.79%
6,061,391
50.21%
1978 11,712,530 2.94% 5,830,641
49.78%
5,881,889
50.22%
1977 11,368,615 2.86% 5,658,960
49.78%
5,709,655
50.22%
1976 11,042,974 2.77% 5,496,394
49.77%
5,546,580
50.23%
1975 10,737,403 2.65% 5,343,763
49.77%
5,393,640
50.23%
1974 10,453,037 2.55% 5,201,673
49.76%
5,251,364
50.24%
1973 10,186,455 2.52% 5,068,479
49.76%
5,117,976
50.24%
1972 9,929,636 2.60% 4,940,196
49.75%
4,989,440
50.25%
1971 9,671,860 2.75% 4,811,482
49.75%
4,860,378
50.25%
1970 9,405,600 2.95% 4,678,592
49.74%
4,727,008
50.26%
1969 9,127,857 3.14% 4,540,039
49.74%
4,587,818
50.26%
1968 8,841,153 3.29% 4,397,083
49.73%
4,444,070
50.27%
1967 8,550,443 3.36% 4,252,216
49.73%
4,298,227
50.27%
1966 8,263,439 3.36% 4,109,282
49.73%
4,154,157
50.27%
1965 7,986,066 3.34% 3,971,236
49.73%
4,014,830
50.27%
1964 7,719,104 3.34% 3,838,483
49.73%
3,880,621
50.27%
1963 7,461,634 3.29% 3,710,558
49.73%
3,751,076
50.27%
1962 7,215,796 3.21% 3,588,505
49.73%
3,627,291
50.27%
1961 6,983,818 3.10% 3,473,420
49.74%
3,510,398
50.26%
1960 6,767,095 N/A% 3,365,976
49.74%
3,401,119
50.26%

Growth rates of Uganda population (1961-)

The below chart is the timeline of Uganda population growth rates for 60 years.

Uganda population and growth rate by ages

The Uganda population ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over are 20,585,368, 22,815,413, 868,813 respectively in 2019.

The percentages below population values ages 0-14, 15-64, 65 over in each year represent the ratios of them by the total population.

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 44,269,594 20,585,368
46.50%
22,815,413
51.54%
868,813
1.96%
2018 42,723,139 20,050,194
46.93%
21,843,695
51.13%
829,251
1.94%
2017 41,162,465 19,478,053
47.32%
20,893,967
50.76%
790,445
1.92%
2016 39,647,506 18,901,733
47.67%
19,992,163
50.42%
753,610
1.90%
2015 38,225,453 18,343,448
47.99%
19,162,283
50.13%
719,722
1.88%
2014 36,912,148 17,812,623
48.26%
18,405,769
49.86%
693,757
1.88%
2013 35,695,246 17,315,106
48.51%
17,709,918
49.61%
670,223
1.88%
2012 34,559,168 16,842,329
48.73%
17,068,306
49.39%
648,533
1.88%
2011 33,476,919 16,380,688
48.93%
16,468,570
49.19%
627,661
1.87%
2010 32,428,167 15,919,821
49.09%
15,901,552
49.04%
606,794
1.87%
2009 31,411,096 15,470,706
49.25%
15,345,306
48.85%
595,084
1.89%
2008 30,431,736 15,032,150
49.40%
14,816,820
48.69%
582,766
1.91%
2007 29,486,338 14,601,583
49.52%
14,314,635
48.55%
570,120
1.93%
2006 28,571,475 14,175,249
49.61%
13,838,299
48.43%
557,927
1.95%
2005 27,684,585 13,750,210
49.67%
13,387,659
48.36%
546,716
1.97%
2004 26,821,297 13,340,713
49.74%
12,933,991
48.22%
546,593
2.04%
2003 25,980,552 12,931,714
49.77%
12,501,550
48.12%
547,288
2.11%
2002 25,167,257 12,526,410
49.77%
12,093,056
48.05%
547,791
2.18%
2001 24,388,968 12,129,876
49.74%
11,712,934
48.03%
546,158
2.24%
2000 23,650,172 11,744,551
49.66%
11,364,724
48.05%
540,897
2.29%
1999 22,952,410 11,385,674
49.61%
11,026,339
48.04%
540,397
2.35%
1998 22,290,780 11,038,646
49.52%
10,716,908
48.08%
535,226
2.40%
1997 21,655,398 10,696,826
49.40%
10,432,521
48.18%
526,051
2.43%
1996 21,032,821 10,351,588
49.22%
10,166,780
48.34%
514,453
2.45%
1995 20,413,152 9,997,118
48.97%
9,914,472
48.57%
501,562
2.46%
1994 19,793,541 9,674,840
48.88%
9,625,854
48.63%
492,847
2.49%
1993 19,175,988 9,346,189
48.74%
9,346,520
48.74%
483,279
2.52%
1992 18,561,674 9,012,325
48.55%
9,076,650
48.90%
472,699
2.55%
1991 17,953,531 8,674,094
48.31%
8,818,760
49.12%
460,677
2.57%
1990 17,354,392 8,332,321
48.01%
8,575,103
49.41%
446,968
2.58%
1989 16,763,042 8,033,070
47.92%
8,295,805
49.49%
434,167
2.59%
1988 16,180,124 7,732,195
47.79%
8,027,041
49.61%
420,888
2.60%
1987 15,612,754 7,435,211
47.62%
7,770,297
49.77%
407,246
2.61%
1986 15,070,302 7,149,249
47.44%
7,527,610
49.95%
393,443
2.61%
1985 14,559,355 6,877,970
47.24%
7,301,740
50.15%
379,645
2.61%
1984 14,082,875 6,648,172
47.21%
7,066,808
50.18%
367,895
2.61%
1983 13,638,729 6,437,776
47.20%
6,844,429
50.18%
356,524
2.61%
1982 13,221,991 6,240,938
47.20%
6,635,608
50.19%
345,445
2.61%
1981 12,825,082 6,048,446
47.16%
6,442,082
50.23%
334,554
2.61%
1980 12,442,334 5,853,969
47.05%
6,264,646
50.35%
323,719
2.60%
1979 12,071,145 5,683,316
47.08%
6,072,752
50.31%
315,077
2.61%
1978 11,712,530 5,514,232
47.08%
5,891,702
50.30%
306,596
2.62%
1977 11,368,615 5,348,537
47.05%
5,721,904
50.33%
298,174
2.62%
1976 11,042,974 5,189,949
47.00%
5,563,363
50.38%
289,662
2.62%
1975 10,737,403 5,040,123
46.94%
5,416,359
50.44%
280,921
2.62%
1974 10,453,037 4,908,529
46.96%
5,269,809
50.41%
274,699
2.63%
1973 10,186,455 4,784,391
46.97%
5,133,694
50.40%
268,370
2.63%
1972 9,929,636 4,662,264
46.95%
5,005,582
50.41%
261,790
2.64%
1971 9,671,860 4,535,249
46.89%
4,881,862
50.47%
254,749
2.63%
1970 9,405,600 4,398,935
46.77%
4,759,606
50.60%
247,059
2.63%
1969 9,127,857 4,271,875
46.80%
4,615,441
50.56%
240,541
2.64%
1968 8,841,153 4,136,726
46.79%
4,470,732
50.57%
233,695
2.64%
1967 8,550,443 3,996,198
46.74%
4,327,694
50.61%
226,551
2.65%
1966 8,263,439 3,852,763
46.62%
4,191,367
50.72%
219,309
2.65%
1965 7,986,066 3,707,936
46.43%
4,066,009
50.91%
212,121
2.66%
1964 7,719,104 3,580,950
46.39%
3,931,868
50.94%
206,286
2.67%
1963 7,461,634 3,453,683
46.29%
3,807,252
51.02%
200,699
2.69%
1962 7,215,796 3,328,372
46.13%
3,692,096
51.17%
195,328
2.71%
1961 6,983,818 3,208,581
45.94%
3,585,126
51.33%
190,111
2.72%
1960 6,767,095 3,095,825
45.75%
3,486,257
51.52%
185,013
2.73%

The below chart and table represents Uganda population growth rates (Y/Y, %) by ages 0-14 (children), ages 15-64, ages 65 and above (elderly people).

Year Total 0-14 15-64 65-
2019 3.62% 2.67% 4.45% 4.77%
2018 3.79% 2.94% 4.55% 4.91%
2017 3.82% 3.05% 4.51% 4.89%
2016 3.72% 3.04% 4.33% 4.71%
2015 3.56% 2.98% 4.11% 3.74%
2014 3.41% 2.87% 3.93% 3.51%
2013 3.29% 2.81% 3.76% 3.34%
2012 3.23% 2.82% 3.64% 3.33%
2011 3.23% 2.89% 3.57% 3.44%
2010 3.24% 2.90% 3.62% 1.97%
2009 3.22% 2.92% 3.57% 2.11%
2008 3.21% 2.95% 3.51% 2.22%
2007 3.20% 3.01% 3.44% 2.19%
2006 3.20% 3.09% 3.37% 2.05%
2005 3.22% 3.07% 3.51% 0.02%
2004 3.24% 3.16% 3.46% -0.13%
2003 3.23% 3.24% 3.38% -0.09%
2002 3.19% 3.27% 3.25% 0.30%
2001 3.12% 3.28% 3.06% 0.97%
2000 3.04% 3.15% 3.07% 0.09%
1999 2.97% 3.14% 2.89% 0.97%
1998 2.93% 3.20% 2.73% 1.74%
1997 2.96% 3.34% 2.61% 2.25%
1996 3.04% 3.55% 2.54% 2.57%
1995 3.13% 3.33% 3.00% 1.77%
1994 3.22% 3.52% 2.99% 1.98%
1993 3.31% 3.70% 2.97% 2.24%
1992 3.39% 3.90% 2.92% 2.61%
1991 3.45% 4.10% 2.84% 3.07%
1990 3.53% 3.73% 3.37% 2.95%
1989 3.60% 3.89% 3.35% 3.15%
1988 3.63% 3.99% 3.30% 3.35%
1987 3.60% 4.00% 3.22% 3.51%
1986 3.51% 3.94% 3.09% 3.63%
1985 3.38% 3.46% 3.32% 3.19%
1984 3.26% 3.27% 3.25% 3.19%
1983 3.15% 3.15% 3.15% 3.21%
1982 3.09% 3.18% 3.00% 3.26%
1981 3.08% 3.32% 2.83% 3.35%
1980 3.08% 3.00% 3.16% 2.74%
1979 3.06% 3.07% 3.07% 2.77%
1978 3.03% 3.10% 2.97% 2.82%
1977 2.95% 3.06% 2.85% 2.94%
1976 2.85% 2.97% 2.71% 3.11%
1975 2.72% 2.68% 2.78% 2.27%
1974 2.62% 2.59% 2.65% 2.36%
1973 2.59% 2.62% 2.56% 2.51%
1972 2.67% 2.80% 2.53% 2.76%
1971 2.83% 3.10% 2.57% 3.11%
1970 3.04% 2.97% 3.12% 2.71%
1969 3.24% 3.27% 3.24% 2.93%
1968 3.40% 3.52% 3.31% 3.15%
1967 3.47% 3.72% 3.25% 3.30%
1966 3.47% 3.91% 3.08% 3.39%
1965 3.46% 3.55% 3.41% 2.83%
1964 3.45% 3.68% 3.27% 2.78%
1963 3.41% 3.76% 3.12% 2.75%
1962 3.32% 3.73% 2.98% 2.74%
1961 3.20% 3.64% 2.84% 2.76%

Global rank of Uganda population

The global rank of Uganda population is 29 and the ranks of populations ages 0-14, ages 15-64, ages 65 above are this:

Ages Rank
Total 29
0-14 16
15-64 36
65 over 67

Data Source

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