Johor Bahru Population 2020

1,023,900

How Many People Live in Johor Bahru?

1,023,900
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20351,306,0991.31%82,375
20301,223,7241.65%96,207
20251,127,5171.95%103,617
20201,023,9002.32%110,773
2015913,1272.50%106,085
2010807,0422.50%93,762
2005713,2802.50%82,953
2000630,3274.09%114,394
1995515,9334.37%99,337
1990416,5965.36%95,741
1985320,8555.36%73,721
1980247,1346.17%63,959
1975183,1756.16%47,331
1970135,8444.65%27,618
1965108,2264.65%21,998
196086,2285.58%20,489
195565,7397.02%18,915
195046,8240.00%

Johor Bahru Population Growth

Johor Bahru's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,023,900. In 1950, the population of Johor Bahru was 46,824. Johor Bahru has grown by 110,773 since 2015, which represents a 2.32% 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 Johor Bahru, which typically includes Johor Bahru's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

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