Population of Congo (2017)

Congo population

82,473,873

Births this year: 7,090,418 Births today 1,618
Deaths this year 2,050,289 Deaths today 468

Congo Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Roman Catholic 50% 38,716,872 people
Protestant 20% 15,486,749 people
Kimbanguist 10% 7,743,374 people
Muslim 10% 7,743,374 people
other (includes syncretic sects and indigenous beliefs) 10% 7,743,374 people

Congo Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
Bantu (Mongo, Luba, Kongo (all Bantu), Mangbetu-Azande (Hamitic)) 99.99% 77,426,001 people
other 0.01% 7,743 people

Congo population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 77,433,744 38,600,113 38,833,631 100 100 100 99.4
00-04 12,257,478 6,186,754 6,070,724 15.8 16 15.6 101.9%
05-09 11,085,533 5,582,904 5,502,629 14.3 14.5 14.2 101.5%
10-14 10,020,223 5,040,891 4,979,332 12.9 13.1 12.8 101.2%
15-19 8,965,514 4,496,637 4,468,877 11.6 11.6 11.5 100.6%
20-24 7,575,256 3,795,807 3,779,449 9.8 9.8 9.7 100.4%
25-29 6,099,660 3,053,096 3,046,564 7.9 7.9 7.8 100.2%
30-34 4,956,602 2,481,063 2,475,539 6.4 6.4 6.4 100.2%
35-39 3,972,664 1,984,597 1,988,067 5.1 5.1 5.1 99.8%
40-44 3,183,379 1,591,850 1,591,529 4.1 4.1 4.1 100%
45-49 2,576,057 1,280,053 1,296,004 3.3 3.3 3.3 98.8%
50-54 1,976,465 968,726 1,007,739 2.6 2.5 2.6 96.1%
55-59 1,551,064 738,517 812,547 2 1.9 2.1 90.9%
60-64 1,194,330 549,378 644,952 1.5 1.4 1.7 85.2%
65-69 889,677 393,376 496,301 1.1 1 1.3 79.3%
70-74 583,156 245,742 337,414 0.8 0.6 0.9 72.8%
75-79 334,088 133,528 200,560 0.4 0.3 0.5 66.6%
80-84 153,946 57,594 96,352 0.2 0.1 0.2 59.8%
85-89 48,291 16,490 31,801 0.1 0 0.1 51.9%
90-94 9,353 2,845 6,508 0 0 0 43.7%
95-99 962 255 707 0 0 0 36.1%
100+ 46 10 36 0 0 0 27.8%

Congo population age chart

Congo population Chart age structure

Congo sex ratio chart

Congo sex ratio

Working age in Congo

Chart working age in Congo

Congo Population by year

Year
Population
1960
15,248,246
1965
17,369,859
1970
20,009,902
1975
22,902,275
1980
26,357,407
1985
30,039,873
1990
34,910,591
1995
42,012,524
2000
46,949,244
2003
50,972,323
2004
52,487,293
2005
54,028,003
2006
55,590,838
2007
57,187,942
2008
58,819,038
2009
60,486,276
2010
62,191,161
2011
63,931,512
2012
65,705,093
2013
67,513,677

Chart population history in Congo