Diversity and Population

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

 


 

 

 

 
 

 

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