Amritsar's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,400,311. In 1950, the population of Amritsar was 339,516. Amritsar has grown by 22,940 since 2015, which represents a 1.67% 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 Amritsar, which typically includes Amritsar's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.