Population of Cities in Myanmar (2018)

2
Over 1 Million
19
100,000 to 1 Million
44
10,000 to 100,000

Myanmar has 2 cities with more than a million people, 19 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 44 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Myanmar is Yangon, with a population of 4,477,638 people.

Yangon

Yangon (formerly known as Rangoon) is the largest city in Myanmar (formerly Burma).

4,477,638

Mandalay

Mandalay is the economic center of Upper Burma and considered the center of Burmese culture.

1,208,099

Nay Pyi Taw

Nay Pyi Taw was founded on a greenfield site near Pyinmana.

925,000

Mawlamyine

Mawlamyine is the main trading center and seaport in south eastern Myanmar.

438,861

Bago

Bago was rebuilt by King Bodawpaya.

244,376

Pathein

Pathein has a scenic waterfront and many Buddhist temples, including the main sight of Shwemokhtaw Pagoda.

237,089

Monywa

Monywa is listed as one of the Unique Cities of the World.

182,011

Sittwe

Sittwe is the capital of Rakhine State in Myanmar.

177,743

Name 2018 Population
Yangon4,477,638
Mandalay1,208,099
Nay Pyi Taw925,000
Mawlamyine438,861
Bago244,376
Pathein237,089
Monywa182,011
Sittwe177,743
Meiktila177,442
Myeik173,298
Taunggyi160,115
Myingyan141,713
Dawei136,783
Pyay135,308
Hinthada134,947
Lashio131,016
Pakokku126,938
Thaton123,727
Pyin Oo Lwin117,303
Yenangyaung110,553
Taungoo106,945
Thayetmyo98,185
Pyinmana97,409
Magway96,954
Myitkyina90,894
Chauk90,870
Mogok90,843
Nyaunglebin89,626
Mudon89,123
Shwebo88,914
Sagaing78,739
Taungdwingyi70,094
Syriam69,448
Bogale68,938
Pyapon65,601
Yamethin59,867
Kanbe58,146
Myaydo57,897
Minbu57,342
Tharyarwady54,386
Thongwa52,496
Kyaiklat52,425
Tachilek51,553
Maubin51,542
Kyaukse50,480
Hpa-an50,000
Kyaikto48,658
Martaban48,629
Kyaikkami48,100
Bhamo47,920
Twante46,516
Myawadi45,000
Mawlaik44,540
Wakema42,705
Myanaung42,252
Pyu40,386
Kayan40,322
Nyaungdon40,092
Mawlamyinegyunn39,115
Thanatpin39,000
Letpandan38,936
Thanatpin38,059
Paungde36,971
Hakha20,000
Loikaw17,293
Falam5,404