Bhubaneswar's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,194,431. In 1950, the population of Bhubaneswar was 15,615. Bhubaneswar has grown by 31,545 since 2015, which represents a 2.71% 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 Bhubaneswar, which typically includes Bhubaneswar's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.