Central African Republic Population 2022


Central African Republic map
  • The current population of Central African Republic is estimated at 4,998,459 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Central African Republic represent 0.06% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Central African Republic is 7.2 inhabitants per km2.
  • Central African Republic is located in Africa.
  • Central African Republic ranks number 125 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Central African Republic is 6.6100° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 20.4305° E.
  • The median age in Central African Republic is 17.6 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Central African Republic is 35,000 XAF per month, around $57 USD per month, as of June, 2022.
  • The countries that Central African Republic shares its land boundary with are Chad to the north, Sudan and South sudan to the north and east, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Republic of the Congo to the South, and Cameroon to the west.

Central African Republic

Official name Central African Republic
Location Africa
Capital Bangui
Population 4,998,459 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 7.2/km2
Area 622,984 km2 (240,535.37 sq mi)
Official language French and Sango
Currency Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Life expectancy 53.95 years
Internet TLD .cf
Call code +236

Cities in Central African Republic ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Central African Republic. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).

Central African Republic

# City Population 2022
1 Bangui 548,847
2 Bimbo 131,483
3 Mbaiki 67,931
4 Berberati 62,643
5 Kaga Bandoro 56,995
6 Bozoum 40,607
7 Carnot 38,436
8 Sibut 34,647
9 Bambari 33,068
10 Bria 29,320
11 Bouar 28,987
12 Bossangoa 27,774
13 Nola 27,208
14 Bangassou 24,697
15 Damara 20,256
16 Mobaye 19,610
17 Paoua 18,690
18 Boda 16,906
19 Ippy 16,725
20 Batangafo 15,451
21 Alindao 14,429
22 Zemio 14,213
23 Kabo 13,862
24 Bouca 13,372
25 Obo 13,094
26 Ndele 11,859
27 Kembe 11,644
28 Mongoumba 10,994
29 Birao 10,334
30 Gamboula 7,737

Other Countries from Africa Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
Ethiopia 119,814,176 93/km2
Democratic Republic of the Congo 105,404,210 46/km2
Egypt 105,191,099 102/km2
Kenya 55,839,697 78/km2
Algeria 45,433,964 17.9/km2
Angola 33,103,620 25/km2
Ghana 32,257,331 102/km2
Madagascar 29,098,694 35.6/km2
Ivory Coast 27,485,355 64/km2
Cameroon 27,395,781 39.9/km2
Burkina Faso 22,081,135 65/km2
Mali 21,396,790 11.8/km2
Malawi 20,091,635 153.3/km2
Chad 17,198,842 8.7/km2
Guinea 13,612,741 41/km2
Benin 12,772,945 94.9/km2
Burundi 12,422,669 402.8/km2
Libya 7,011,320 4/km2
Republic of the Congo 5,715,910 18/km2
Liberia 5,294,709 40.50/km2