Baghdad Population 2020

7,144,260

How Many People Live in Baghdad?

7,144,260
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
203510,750,7192.80%1,385,610
20309,365,1092.84%1,223,990
20258,141,1192.65%996,859
20207,144,2602.38%792,860
20156,351,4002.36%699,746
20105,651,6541.19%324,393
20055,327,2610.48%127,313
20005,199,9482.49%601,553
19954,598,3952.36%506,745
19904,091,6502.55%484,806
19853,606,8442.78%462,088
19803,144,7563.72%524,629
19752,620,1274.83%550,307
19702,069,8205.10%455,712
19651,614,1089.64%595,313
19601,018,7957.23%300,052
1955718,7434.41%139,576
1950579,1670.00%

Baghdad Population Growth

Baghdad's 2020 population is now estimated at 7,144,260. In 1950, the population of Baghdad was 579,167. Baghdad has grown by 792,860 since 2015, which represents a 2.38% 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 Baghdad, which typically includes Baghdad's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations