Chandigarh Population 2021

1,169,244
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Chandigarh's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,169,244. In 1950, the population of Chandigarh was 40,270. Chandigarh has grown by 20,772 since 2015, which represents a 1.81% 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 Chandigarh, which typically includes Chandigarh's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Chandigarh Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,572,3522.10%32,375
20341,539,9772.14%32,201
20331,507,7762.17%31,970
20321,475,8062.19%31,653
20311,444,1532.21%31,287
20301,412,8662.23%30,830
20291,382,0362.24%30,265
20281,351,7712.23%29,539
20271,322,2322.21%28,650
20261,293,5822.18%27,568
20251,266,0142.12%26,315
20241,239,6992.05%24,924
20231,214,7751.97%23,476
20221,191,2991.89%22,055
20211,169,2441.81%20,772
20201,148,4721.75%19,729
20191,128,7431.71%18,955
20181,109,7881.84%20,093
20171,089,6951.84%19,730
20161,069,9651.84%19,372
20151,050,5931.84%19,023
20141,031,5701.84%18,676
20131,012,8941.84%18,339
2012994,5551.84%18,007
2011976,5481.84%17,681
2010958,8671.84%17,361
2009941,5061.84%17,024
2008924,4821.85%16,761
2007907,7211.84%16,435
2006891,2861.84%16,138
2005875,1481.84%15,823
2004859,3251.85%15,580
2003843,7451.84%15,277
2002828,4681.84%15,000
2001813,4682.91%22,980
2000790,4883.46%26,413
1999764,0753.45%25,497
1998738,5783.45%24,646
1997713,9323.45%23,791
1996690,1413.46%23,061
1995667,0803.45%22,260
1994644,8203.45%21,517
1993623,3033.45%20,771
1992602,5323.46%20,134
1991582,3983.24%18,287
1990564,1113.14%17,154
1989546,9573.13%16,610
1988530,3473.14%16,150
1987514,1973.14%15,636
1986498,5613.14%15,161
1985483,4003.13%14,680
1984468,7203.14%14,273
1983454,4473.14%13,820
1982440,6273.14%13,399
1981427,2285.16%20,947
1980406,2816.21%23,742
1979382,5396.20%22,325
1978360,2146.20%21,022
1977339,1926.19%19,769
1976319,4236.21%18,666
1975300,7576.20%17,552
1974283,2056.20%16,528
1973266,6776.19%15,543
1972251,1346.21%14,675
1971236,4598.17%17,850
1970218,6098.83%17,730
1969200,8798.81%16,271
1968184,6088.84%14,992
1967169,6168.83%13,757
1966155,8598.83%12,641
1965143,2188.81%11,600
1964131,6188.84%10,689
1963120,9298.83%9,808
1962111,1218.83%9,013
1961102,1088.81%8,270
196093,8388.84%7,621
195986,2178.83%6,993
195879,2248.83%6,425
195772,7998.81%5,897
195666,9028.84%5,433
195561,4698.83%4,985
195456,4848.83%4,581
195351,9038.81%4,204
195247,6998.84%3,874
195143,8258.83%3,555
195040,2700.00%

Chandigarh Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Delhi31,181,3762.94%
Mumbai20,667,6561.26%
Kolkata14,974,0730.84%
Bangalore12,764,9353.56%
Chennai11,235,0182.41%
Hyderabad10,268,6532.64%
Ahmedabad8,253,2262.40%
Surat7,489,7424.25%
Pune6,807,9842.69%
Jaipur4,007,5052.51%
Lucknow3,764,6192.40%
Kozhikode3,742,1985.25%
Malappuram3,608,9286.42%
Thrissur3,212,6044.71%
Kochi3,193,0293.60%
Kanpur3,153,4250.94%
Indore3,113,4453.21%
Nagpur2,940,4871.63%
Coimbatore2,860,4452.65%
Thiruvananthapuram2,690,7034.10%

Other Cities in India

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

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