Mombasa Kenya total population statistics

County Demographics

Mombasa is the second largest city in Kenya, with an estimated  population of 1.3 million

Mombasa’s unique blend of Africa, India and Arabia can be quite spellbinding


Population Projection by age and sex

Age 

2009 ( census) 

2015 (projections) 

2017 (projections) 

Male

Female

Total

Male

Female

Total

Male

Female

Total

0-9

114,153

113,083

227,236

143,386

142,042

285,428

154,708

153,258

307,966

10-19

80,755

88,911

169,666

101,435

111,617

213,052

109,445

120,431

229,875

20-29

120,693

130,033

251,726

151,601

163,333

214,934

163,572

176,230

339,802

30-39

 92,146

66,021

158,167

115,743

82,928

198,671

124,882

89,476

214,358

40-49

45,108

28,290

73,398

56,759

35,535

92,194

61,133

38,340

99,474

50-59

20,869

13,690

34,559

26,213

17,196

43,409

28,283

18,553

46,836

60-69

7,904

6,685

14,589

9,928

8,397

18,325

10,712

9,060

19,772

70+

4,763

5,446

10,209

5,983

6,841

12,824

6,455

7,381

13,836

TOTAL

486,391

452,109

938,500

610,948

567,889

1,178,837

659,190

612,729

1,271,920

Source: Kenya National Bureau of Statistics

Fingertip Data

Total area                                                    - 229.9km2

Water mass                                                - 65km2

Gazetted forests (mangrove)          - 3000 hectares

Lowest altitude                                       -  45m

Highest altitude                                     -  132m

Temperature range                               -  22.7 to 33.1oC

Annual mean temperature               -  27.9oC

Average relative humidity               -  65(percent)

Average annual rainfall                      -  640mm

Total population                                   - 1,300,000 (2015 estimate)