Al-Raqqa's 2021 population is now estimated at 531,952. In 1950, the population of Al-Raqqa was 5,616. Al-Raqqa has grown by 10,415 since 2015, which represents a 2.00% 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-Raqqa, which typically includes Al-Raqqa's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.