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Egypt Population

Egypt is a country located in the northeastern corner of Africa, borders Gaza Strip (Palestine) and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Egypt was the home of one of the principal civilizations of the ancient Middle East. Egypt population in 2022 is estimated to be 103 million, covers country area of 1,010,408 sq km (390,121 sq mi), ranks fourteenth most populous country in the world, capital of Egypt is Cairo and other popular cities are Alexandria, Giza, Shubra El Khema, Port Said, Suez, Mansoura and Tanta. Egypt Country code is EGY

YearPopulation
196026,632,891
196530,433,024
197034,513,851
197538,549,133
198043,309,063
198549,258,726
199056,134,478
199562,334,025
200068,831,561
200575,523,576
201082,761,244
201592,442,549
2020102,334,403

Egypt, Arab Rep. population in 1960 is 26,632,891, by 1970 the population is increased by 7,880,960 totaling to 34,513,851, by 1980 the population is increased to 43,309,063, and by 1990 the total increase of 56,134,478 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 56,134,478. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 68,831,561, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Egypt, Arab Rep. increase by 13,929,683 with a change of 20.24 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 19,573,159 with a change of 23.65 percent and make up to 102,334,403.

Egypt is divided into 27 Governorates, The second-level, beneath and within Governorates, are Marakiz also municipal level, The third-level is composed of districts and villages, districts may be further divided into sub-districts as a fourth level. According to capmas, Egypt population in 2021 is estimated to be 101.4 million, out of these 49.24 million are female and 52.23 million are male.

GovernoratesTotal Population (2021)FemaleMale
Cairo10,025,6574,836,8875,188,770
Alexandria5,427,6532,646,1432,781,510
Port-Said778,834379,140399,694
Suez770,526375,548394,978
Damietta1,578,983768,864810,119
Dakahlia6,862,3893,374,1813,488,208
Sharkia7,642,6893,712,7153,929,974
Kalyobia5,954,1322,883,5093,070,623
Kafr-El-Sheikh3,600,6351,758,6931,841,942
Gharbia5,288,3462,587,3052,701,041
Menoufia4,581,8132,222,2532,359,560
Behera6,635,9933,217,3933,418,600
Ismailia1,400,275678,782721,493
Giza9,203,4004,434,2124,769,188
Beni-Suef3,429,7031,662,6901,767,013
Fayoum3,897,6011,869,0982,028,503
Menia6,022,6242,919,9043,102,720
Asyout4 801 2532,322,2092,479,044
Suhag5,439,3962,627,9652,811,431
Qena3,463,5371,687,3021,776,235
Aswan1,590,898782,800808,098
Luxor1,345,588652,563693,025
Red Sea387 487186,274201,213
ElWadi ElGidid257,721125,540132,181
Matrouh503,270240,787262,483
North Sinai478,202235,037243,165
South Sinai109,97653,36556,611
Egypt101,478,58149,241,15952,237,422

Source : worldbank

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