Ethiopia Population 2022


Ethiopia map
  • The current population of Ethiopia is estimated at 119,910,825 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Ethiopia represent 1.52% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Ethiopia is 93 inhabitants per km2.
  • Ethiopia is located in Africa.
  • Ethiopia ranks number 12 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Ethiopia is 9.1207° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 38.7718° E.
  • The median age in Ethiopia is 19.5 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Ethiopia is not existent. A person working in Ethiopia typically earns around 9,100 ETB per month, around USD $175.00 per month, in 2022.
  • The countries that Ethiopia shares its land boundary with are Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, and Sudan and South Sudan to the west.

Ethiopia

Official name Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Location Africa
Capital Addis Ababa
Population 119,814,176 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 93/km2
Population growth rate 2.5% (in 2022)
Area 1,104,300 km2 (426,372.44 sq mi)
Official language Afar, Amharic, Oromo, Somali and Tigrinya
Currency Birr (ETB)
Life expectancy 67.40 years
Internet TLD .et
Call code +251

Cities in Ethiopia ordered by Population

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

Ethiopia

# City Population 2022
1 Addis Ababa 2,789,719
2 Dire Dawa 254,701
3 Mek'ele 217,443
4 Nazret 217,098
5 Bahir Dar 170,436
6 Gondar 155,853
7 Dese 138,056
8 Hawassa 135,120
9 Jimma 129,820
10 Bishoftu 105,695
11 Kombolcha 94,354
12 Harar 91,544
13 Sodo 87,160
14 Shashemene 87,099
15 Hosa'ina 76,609
16 Arba Minch 70,318
17 Adigrat 65,676
18 Debre Mark'os 60,627
19 Debre Birhan 58,267
20 Jijiga 57,435
21 Inda Silase 50,879
22 Ziway 50,004
23 Dila 47,402
24 Hagere Hiywet 44,377
25 Gambela 42,896
26 Axum 41,773
27 Waliso 38,878
28 Yirga `Alem 36,836
29 Mojo 35,041
30 Goba 34,685
31 Shakiso 34,599
32 Felege Neway 33,947
33 Areka 33,594
34 Boditi 33,555
35 Debre Tabor 33,201
36 Jinka 32,500
37 Gimbi 32,321
38 Asbe Teferi 31,277
39 Korem 31,096
40 Butajira 30,935
41 Asosa 30,832
42 Metu 30,090
43 Agaro 28,655
44 Kibre Mengist 28,269
45 Maych'ew 27,504
46 Werota 27,129
47 Dembi Dolo 27,109
48 Dubti 26,655
49 K'olito 25,985
50 Fiche 25,980
51 Mendi 25,572
52 Debark 24,927
53 Tepi 24,423
54 Asasa 24,190
55 Kemise 24,057
56 Genet 24,002
57 Finote Selam 23,808
58 Metahara 23,780
59 Dodola 23,493
60 Adet 23,203
61 Adis Zemen 22,882
62 Hagere Maryam 22,406
63 Bure 22,331
64 Robit 20,867
65 Bedele 20,608
66 Asaita 20,513
67 Nejo 20,414
68 Sebeta 19,795
69 Bati 19,428
70 Bonga 19,193
71 Bako 18,140
72 Yabelo 18,010
73 Bedesa 17,703
74 Wenji 17,396
75 Ginir 17,007
76 Gebre Guracha 16,807
77 Bichena 16,592
78 Gelemso 16,322
79 Shambu 15,540
80 Abomsa 15,443
81 Mizan Teferi 14,128
82 Wendo 13,122
83 Huruta 12,639
84 Hirna 12,395
85 Dejen 11,902
86 Dabat 11,700
87 Awash 11,559
88 Leku 11,554
89 Gewane 11,466
90 Lalibela 11,286
91 Gidole 10,901
92 Debre Werk 10,733
93 Tulu Bolo 10,653
94 Sire 10,203
95 Adis `Alem 9,989
96 Kofele 9,762
97 Debre Sina 9,503
98 Gore 9,438
99 Deder 8,994
100 Were Ilu 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