Bobo-Dioulasso's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,022,118. In 1950, the population of Bobo-Dioulasso was 36,114. Bobo-Dioulasso has grown by 49,994 since 2015, which represents a 5.14% 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 Bobo-Dioulasso, which typically includes Bobo-Dioulasso's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.