Vietnam - Population

Vietnam: Population

Mnemonic POP.IVNM
Unit Ths. #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Annual 1.06 %
Data 2018 94,666
2017 93,677

Series Information

Source General Statistics Office of Vietnam
Release Population
Frequency Annual
Start Date 12/31/1990
End Date 12/31/2018

Vietnam: Demographics

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Population 2018 94,666 93,677 Ths. #, NSA Annual
Net Migration 2017 -200,000 # Annual

Release Information

The General Statistical Office (GSO) along with the National Committee for Population and Family Planning (NCPFP) annually conduct a survey of population change and family planning.

The survey is of 200,000 households, approximately 3,000 in each province.

The survey consists of two parts, the first on population (number in household, age, sex, marital status, births, deaths, and migration in the past year) and the second on family planning of married women 15-49 years (number and dates of birth of children, number still living, educational levels, family planning methods used, and abortion).

A methodology is unavailable in english. For vietnamese population metadata, users can access this link:

Data is revised when new data becomes available.

The survey has a reference date of April 1st.