Rwanda Population 2023

Population Rwanda 2023 is 11 952 778 people. Rwanda ranks 76 in terms of population in the world - 0.15% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Rwanda is Kigali, the official currency is the Rwanda Franc (RWF). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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  2. Life expectancy
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Population of Rwanda

11 952 778 people Flag of  Rwanda Flag of Rwanda Data in March 2023

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Rwanda

Population rank Rwanda 11 952 778 people
Male population 49.1%
Female population 50.9%
Life expectancy Rwanda
Life expectancy Male 56.6
Life expectancy Female 59.5
Median age Rwanda 19.4 age
<15 years 42.9%
15 - 65 years 54.7%
>65 years 2.4%
Total area
Total area Rwanda 26340 km2 (#145 in world)
Population density 453.78 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Rwanda was carried out in 2023.

⚡ What place does Rwanda occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Rwanda takes 76st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Rwanda?

The capital of Rwanda is the city of Kigali with a population of 1 029 384 people.