Female population reached 47.6 mil in 2019 in Vietnam, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.417 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, female population in Vietnam reached an all time high of 48.3 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 12.7 mil in 1950. When compared to Vietnam's main peers, female population in Cambodia amounted to 8.32 mil, 673 mil in China, 3.69 mil in Laos and 28.8 mil in Thailand in 2019.
Vietnam has been ranked 16th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of female population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female residents, regardless of legal status or citizenship, except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin.