Population of Cambodia 2021

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Population of Cambodia 2021

Cambodia, officially the Kingdom of Cambodia, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochinese Peninsula in Southeast Asia. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Cambodia  in 2020 is 16,718,971 (1.67 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cambodia Population 2021

Cambodia has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of -0.11%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 16,946,446 (17 million)* equivalent to 0.21% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Cambodia is 176,515 sq. km (68,153 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Cambodia is 95 per Km2 (245 people per mi2).

Population of  Cambodia in 2021  – 1.7 Crores (Approx)
Cambodia2020 Population
Total Population16,718,971 (1.67 Crores)
Global Rank71
Share of World Pop.0.21%
Land Area 176,515 sq. km (68,153 sq. mi)
Area Rank88
Pop. Density95 people/sq. km
Capital CityPhnom Penh

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cambodia Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.52
Infant mortality rate ** 19.3
Median Age 25.6 Years
Life Expectancy 70.54 years
Urban Population 24.2 %

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Cambodia

Religion in Cambodia 

  • Buddhism  – 97.9%
  • Islam – 1.1%
  • Christianity – 0.5%
  • Other – 0.6%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Cambodia by Population

#CityProvincePopulation
1Phnom PenhCapital22,81,951
2Siem ReapSiem Reap2,45,494
3BattambangBattambang1,19,251
4SisophonBanteay Meanchey99,019
5PoipetBanteay Meanchey98,934
6Ta KhmauKandal75,629
7SihanoukvillePreah Sihanouk73,036
8SamraongOddar Meanchey70,944
9PursatPursat58,355
10Stueng SaenKampong Thom53,118
11Chbar MonKampong Speu50,359
12BavetSvay Rieng43,783
13Doun KaevTakéo43,402
14Svay RiengSvay Rieng41,424
15Kampong ChhnangKampong Chhnang41,080
16Kampong ChamKampong Cham38,365
17PailinPailin37,393
18Prey VengPrey Veng36,254
19SuongTboung Khmum35,054
20KampotKampot32,053

Source: Census 2019