Ahvaz Population 2021

1,261,042
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Ahvaz's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,261,042. In 1950, the population of Ahvaz was 85,144. Ahvaz has grown by 16,792 since 2015, which represents a 1.35% 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 Ahvaz, which typically includes Ahvaz's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Ahvaz Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,451,9570.76%10,901
20341,441,0560.78%11,167
20331,429,8890.81%11,495
20321,418,3940.85%11,888
20311,406,5060.89%12,344
20301,394,1620.93%12,803
20291,381,3590.97%13,291
20281,368,0681.02%13,841
20271,354,2271.08%14,433
20261,339,7941.13%14,989
20251,324,8051.18%15,433
20241,309,3721.22%15,753
20231,293,6191.25%16,006
20221,277,6131.31%16,571
20211,261,0421.35%16,792
20201,244,2501.33%16,334
20191,227,9161.31%15,871
20181,212,0451.30%15,498
20171,196,5471.30%15,300
20161,181,2471.30%15,145
20151,166,1021.30%14,931
20141,151,1711.30%14,740
20131,136,4311.30%14,531
20121,121,9001.66%18,321
20111,103,5792.45%26,372
20101,077,2072.45%25,742
20091,051,4652.44%25,092
20081,026,3732.45%24,561
20071,001,8122.31%22,635
2006979,1772.03%19,482
2005959,6952.03%19,069
2004940,6262.03%18,741
2003921,8852.03%18,343
2002903,5422.03%17,978
2001885,5642.03%17,595
2000867,9692.03%17,294
1999850,6752.03%16,926
1998833,7492.03%16,589
1997817,1602.05%16,422
1996800,7382.13%16,681
1995784,0572.12%16,310
1994767,7472.12%15,971
1993751,7762.12%15,618
1992736,1582.73%19,565
1991716,5934.54%31,103
1990685,4904.54%29,753
1989655,7374.53%28,423
1988627,3144.54%27,265
1987600,0494.81%27,535
1986572,5145.74%31,074
1985541,4405.73%29,349
1984512,0915.75%27,832
1983484,2595.74%26,284
1982457,9755.74%24,858
1981433,1175.73%23,477
1980409,6405.75%22,264
1979387,3765.74%21,025
1978366,3515.74%19,885
1977346,4665.44%17,879
1976328,5874.95%15,498
1975313,0894.94%14,748
1974298,3414.94%14,053
1973284,2884.94%13,373
1972270,9154.95%12,778
1971258,1374.94%12,159
1970245,9784.94%11,587
1969234,3914.94%11,025
1968223,3664.95%10,536
1967212,8305.17%10,454
1966202,3765.56%10,660
1965191,7165.55%10,085
1964181,6315.57%9,580
1963172,0515.56%9,062
1962162,9895.56%8,585
1961154,4045.55%8,122
1960146,2825.57%7,716
1959138,5665.56%7,299
1958131,2675.56%6,914
1957124,3535.55%6,541
1956117,8125.57%6,214
1955111,5985.56%5,878
1954105,7205.56%5,569
1953100,1515.55%5,268
195294,8835.57%5,005
195189,8785.56%4,734
195085,1440.00%

Ahvaz Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Tehran9,259,0091.36%
Mashhad3,264,1011.74%
Esfahan2,176,9272.11%
Shiraz1,675,2261.45%
Tabriz1,627,3041.00%
Karaj1,582,3510.12%
Qom1,311,1721.80%
Ahvaz1,261,0421.35%
Kermanshah1,046,6042.03%
Orumiyeh808,1491.90%
Rasht722,0261.31%
Bandar Abbas627,1743.39%
Zahedan616,5111.09%
Hamadan584,6451.18%
Ardabil578,2221.82%
Yazd575,1051.71%
Arak559,3001.51%
Kerman543,8550.44%
Eslamshahr511,2272.60%
Zanjan477,0982.06%

Other Cities in Iran

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

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