Cambodian population increases to 15.6 million

The 2019 Cambodia population census results, released yesterday, showed an increase to almost 15.6 million.
According to the census, the total population is 15,552,221, of whom 7,571,837 are male (48.7 percent) and 7,980,374 female (51.3 percent).
The average annual population growth rate is 1.4 percent. Based on the previous census in 2008, the total population was 13.4 million, so from 2008 to 2019, the population increased by 2.2 million.
The report found that Phnom Penh has the largest number  of people with 2,129,371 and Kep province has the smallest population at 41,798. The population d