Al-Mukalla's 2021 population is now estimated at 536,256. In 1950, the population of Al-Mukalla was 27,281. Al-Mukalla has grown by 29,900 since 2015, which represents a 5.90% 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 Al-Mukalla, which typically includes Al-Mukalla's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.