Arusha Population 2021

504,857
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Arusha's 2021 population is now estimated at 504,857. In 1950, the population of Arusha was 6,069. Arusha has grown by 11,938 since 2015, which represents a 2.42% 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 Arusha, which typically includes Arusha's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Arusha Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035886,0424.26%36,233
2034849,8094.33%35,302
2033814,5074.40%34,333
2032780,1744.46%33,295
2031746,8794.51%32,199
2030714,6804.53%30,982
2029683,6984.53%29,600
2028654,0984.47%27,989
2027626,1094.36%26,130
2026599,9794.16%23,988
2025575,9913.90%21,594
2024554,3973.56%19,035
2023535,3623.17%16,464
2022518,8982.78%14,041
2021504,8572.42%11,938
2020492,9192.14%10,310
2019482,6091.94%9,167
2018473,4422.22%10,275
2017463,1672.22%10,051
2016453,1162.22%9,834
2015443,2822.22%9,620
2014433,6622.22%9,411
2013424,2512.22%9,207
2012415,0442.22%9,031
2011406,0132.22%8,823
2010397,1902.22%8,632
2009388,5582.22%8,432
2008380,1262.22%8,272
2007371,8542.22%8,080
2006363,7742.22%7,906
2005355,8682.22%7,722
2004348,1462.22%7,576
2003340,5702.77%9,173
2002331,3978.84%26,930
2001304,4678.83%24,710
2000279,7578.86%22,763
1999256,9948.85%20,884
1998236,1108.85%19,187
1997216,9238.83%17,605
1996199,3188.86%16,218
1995183,1008.85%14,880
1994168,2208.85%13,670
1993154,5508.83%12,542
1992142,0088.86%11,555
1991130,4538.85%10,601
1990119,8528.85%9,740
1989110,1128.44%8,568
1988101,5446.39%6,099
198795,4456.38%5,724
198689,7216.38%5,381
198584,3406.37%5,052
198479,2886.39%4,762
198374,5266.38%4,470
198270,0566.38%4,202
198165,8546.37%3,944
198061,9106.39%3,718
197958,1926.16%3,377
197854,8154.95%2,586
197752,2294.94%2,461
197649,7684.96%2,351
197547,4174.95%2,237
197445,1804.95%2,132
197343,0484.94%2,028
197241,0204.96%1,938
197139,0824.95%1,844
197037,2384.95%1,757
196935,4814.94%1,671
196833,8106.02%1,921
196731,88912.08%3,438
196628,45112.08%3,066
196525,38512.07%2,733
196422,65212.10%2,445
196320,20712.08%2,178
196218,02912.09%1,944
196116,08512.07%1,732
196014,35312.10%1,549
195912,80412.08%1,380
195811,42412.09%1,232
195710,1928.31%782
19569,4107.59%664
19558,7467.58%616
19548,1307.58%573
19537,5577.57%532
19527,0257.60%496
19516,5297.58%460
19506,0690.00%

Arusha Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Dar Es Salaam7,046,8925.15%
Mwanza1,182,0115.50%
Zanzibar734,8324.22%
Mbeya592,5794.68%
Arusha504,8572.42%
Morogoro423,8083.69%
Songea375,5686.46%

Other Cities in Tanzania

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

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