Egypt population set to reach 101 million by Saturday evening: CAPMAS

MENA , Saturday 3 Oct 2020

Egypt's population has been increasing by 177 people per hour since 11 February, CAPMAS said

Egypt's official statistics agency CAPMAS (Photo: Al-Ahram)

Egypt’s population is expected to reach 101 million this evening, the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) said in a statement on Saturday.

The official statistics agency said the country’s population reached 100 million on 11 February 2020, and that it has continued to increase by 177 people per hour since then.

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