Myanmar population reaches 54.1 million

08 April 2019
Myanmar population reaches 54.1 million
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Myanmar's population has reached 54.1 million as of April 1, growing by 1.32 percent from 2017, Xinhua reported.

According to a statement released by the country's Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population, of the total estimated population, based on the 2014 census of population and households by the ministry, 28.152 million are female.

The Yangon region topped the list with 8.203 million, followed by Mandalay region with 6.477 million, Shan state with 6.33 million and Ayeyawaddy region with 6.27 million.