Ankara's 2019 population is now estimated at 5,017,996. In 1950, the population of Ankara was 280,588. Ankara has grown by 384,591 since 2015, which represents a 2.01% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Ankara, which typically includes Ankara's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.