Al-Raqqa Population 2021

531,952
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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.

Al-Raqqa Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035844,3682.39%19,723
2034824,6452.52%20,272
2033804,3732.69%21,033
2032783,3402.88%21,943
2031761,3973.11%22,956
2030738,4413.34%23,846
2029714,5953.60%24,845
2028689,7503.91%25,965
2027663,7854.20%26,765
2026637,0204.35%26,545
2025610,4754.27%24,987
2024585,4883.89%21,931
2023563,5573.28%17,881
2022545,6762.58%13,724
2021531,9522.00%10,415
2020521,5371.63%8,374
2019513,1631.47%7,432
2018505,7311.43%7,135
2017498,5961.43%7,034
2016491,5621.43%6,954
2015484,6081.43%6,847
2014477,761-2.26%-11,026
2013488,787-2.25%-11,264
2012500,051-2.26%-11,556
2011511,607-2.26%-11,806
2010523,4137.55%36,760
2009486,6537.54%34,133
2008452,5207.56%31,824
2007420,6967.55%29,546
2006391,1507.55%27,471
2005363,6797.55%25,515
2004338,1647.57%23,809
2003314,3557.56%22,104
2002292,2517.56%20,550
2001271,7017.55%19,079
2000252,6227.57%17,786
1999234,8367.56%16,513
1998218,3237.56%15,351
1997202,9727.55%14,253
1996188,7197.57%13,287
1995175,4327.12%11,658
1994163,7745.05%7,871
1993155,9035.04%7,483
1992148,4205.06%7,142
1991141,2785.05%6,790
1990134,4885.05%6,464
1989128,0245.04%6,145
1988121,8795.06%5,865
1987116,0145.05%5,576
1986110,4385.05%5,308
1985105,1305.04%5,046
1984100,0845.06%4,816
198395,2685.05%4,579
198290,6895.61%4,821
198185,8688.07%6,409
198079,4598.09%5,946
197973,5138.08%5,493
197868,0208.08%5,083
197762,9378.06%4,697
197658,2408.09%4,359
197553,8818.08%4,026
197449,8558.08%3,726
197346,1298.07%3,443
197242,6868.09%3,194
197139,4928.47%3,084
197036,4089.79%3,248
196933,1609.78%2,955
196830,2059.81%2,698
196727,5079.80%2,455
196625,0529.80%2,235
196522,8179.78%2,033
196420,7849.81%1,857
196318,9279.80%1,689
196217,2389.80%1,538
196115,7009.78%1,399
196014,3019.81%1,278
195913,0239.80%1,162
195811,8619.79%1,058
195710,8039.79%963
19569,8409.81%879
19558,9619.79%799
19548,1629.81%729
19537,4339.78%662
19526,7719.81%605
19516,1669.79%550
19505,6160.00%

Al-Raqqa Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Damascus2,439,8142.00%
Aleppo2,003,6714.53%
Homs1,362,4802.00%
Hamah939,9042.00%
Lattakia668,8092.00%
Al Raqqa531,9522.00%
Tartus432,6232.00%
Al Hasakah398,7542.00%
Deir Ez Zor329,8902.00%

Other Cities in Syria

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

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