Population of Cities in Mozambique (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
12
100,000 to 1 Million
12
10,000 to 100,000
  • Maputo
  • Matola
  • Beira
  • Nampula
  • Chimoio
  • Nacala
  • Quelimane
  • Tete
  • Xai-Xai
  • Maxixe
  • Ressano Garcia
  • Lichinga
  • Pemba
  • Dondo
  • Antonio Enes
  • Inhambane
  • Cuamba
  • Montepuez
  • Chokwe
  • Chibuto
  • Ilha de Mocambique
  • Mutuali
  • Mocimboa
  • Manjacaze
  • Macia

Mozambique has 1 cities with more than a million people, 12 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 12 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Mozambique is Maputo, with a population of 1,191,613 people.

Maputo

Maputo is the most populous city of Mozambique.

1,191,613

Matola

Matola is the largest suburb of the Mozambique capital, Maputo, and is the nation's second most populated area.

675,422

Beira

Beira is home to the regionally significant Port of Beira.

530,604

Nampula

Nampula is home to the Mozambique National Ethnographic Museum, as well as several markets, cathedrals and mosques.

388,526

Chimoio

Chimoio is the capital of Manica Province in Mozambique.

256,936

Nacala

Nacala is the deepest natural port on the east coast of Africa.

224,795

Quelimane

Quelimane is the administrative capital of the Zambezia Province and the province's largest city.

188,964

Name 2018 Population Location
Maputo1,191,613Map
Matola675,422Map
Beira530,604Map
Nampula388,526Map
Chimoio256,936Map
Nacala224,795Map
Quelimane188,964Map
Tete129,316Map
Xai-Xai127,366Map
Maxixe119,868Map
Ressano Garcia110,000Map
Lichinga109,839Map
Pemba108,737Map
Dondo78,648Map
Antonio Enes74,624Map
Inhambane73,884Map
Cuamba73,268Map
Montepuez72,279Map
Chokwe63,695Map
Chibuto59,165Map
Ilha de Mocambique54,315Map
Mutuali30,523Map
Mocimboa27,909Map
Manjacaze25,541Map
Macia23,156Map