Ashgabat's 2021 population is now estimated at 864,695. In 1950, the population of Ashgabat was 149,416. Ashgabat has grown by 18,440 since 2015, which represents a 2.18% 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 Ashgabat, which typically includes Ashgabat's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.