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Population of Uganda 2022

Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East-Central Africa. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Uganda in 2021 is 47,001,007 (47 million or 4.7 Crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Uganda Population 2022

Uganda has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 3.32%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  48,432,873 (48.4 million)* equivalent to 0.59% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Uganda is 197,100  sq. km (76,100 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Uganda is 229 per Km2 (601 people per mi2).

Population of  Uganda  in 2022 –  48.4 million or 4.84 Crore (Approx)
Uganda2022 Population
Total Population48,432,873 (48.4 million or 4.84 Crore)
Global Rank31
Share of World Pop.0.59%
Land Area 197,100  sq. km (76,100 sq. mi)
Area Rank79
Pop. Density229 person/sq.km
Capital CityKampala
Uganda Demographics
Fertility Rate* 5.01
Infant mortality rate** 39.2
Median Age 16.7 years
Life Expectancy 64.38  years
Urban Population 25.7 %

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*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 Uganda

Religion in Uganda

  • Protestant – 45.1%
  • Roman Catholic – 39.3%
  • Muslim – 13.7%
  • Unaffiliated – 0.2%
  • Other – 1.6%

Source: Wikepedia

Top Cities in Uganda by Population

RankCityPopulation
1Kampala15,07,080
2Nansana3,65,124
3Kira3,17,157
4Ssabagabo2,83,272
5Mbarara1,95,531
6Mukono1,62,710
7Njeru1,59,549
8Gulu1,50,306
9Lugazi1,14,524
10Masaka1,03,227
11Kasese1,01,065
12Hoima1,00,099
13Lira99,392
14Mityana95,428
15Mubende1,03,473
16Masindi94,438
17Mbale92,857
18Jinja76,188
19Entebbe70,219
20Kitgum44,719

Source: Census 2015