Amritsar Population 2020

1,377,371

How Many People Live in Amritsar?

1,377,371
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20351,875,1482.16%190,145
20301,685,0032.20%173,889
20251,511,1141.87%133,743
20201,377,3711.62%106,293
20151,271,0781.66%100,429
20101,170,6491.66%92,490
20051,078,1591.91%97,189
2000980,9703.54%156,721
1995824,2493.25%121,965
1990702,2841.40%47,300
1985654,9841.62%50,575
1980604,4093.04%84,154
1975520,2552.80%66,987
1970453,2681.40%30,470
1965422,7981.44%29,198
1960393,6001.71%31,923
1955361,6771.27%22,161
1950339,5160.00%

Amritsar Population Growth

Amritsar's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,377,371. In 1950, the population of Amritsar was 339,516. Amritsar has grown by 106,293 since 2015, which represents a 1.62% 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.

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