Egypt, a country linking northeast Africa with the Middle East, dates to the time of the pharaohs. The current population of Egypt is 102,701,378 as of Friday, September 11, 2020, based on Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data. Egypt has a population of 92,000,000 (2016). Egypt has a long and involved demographic history. As Egypt's Population Hits 100 Million, Celebration Is Muted. Egypt's booming population hits 100 million.