Cambodia’s population increased by 2.2 million in a decade

The population of Cambodia saw an increase by 2.2 million in 10 years, a press release issued after the launching ceremony of the National Report on the Final Result of the General Population Census of Cambodia 2019 held under the presidency of Sar Kheng, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior revealed.
According to the previous census (2008), the population was 13.4 million.
The number of households in the country is 3,553,021, equal to 15,552,221 people, it continued, stressing that there are four provinces with more than 1 million inhabitants: Phnom Penh (2.3 million), Kandal (1.2 mill