Chandigarh Population 2020

1,148,472

How Many People Live in Chandigarh?

1,148,472
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20351,572,3522.16%159,486
20301,412,8662.22%146,852
20251,266,0141.97%117,542
20201,148,4721.80%97,879
20151,050,5931.84%91,726
2010958,8671.84%83,719
2005875,1482.06%84,660
2000790,4883.45%123,408
1995667,0803.41%102,969
1990564,1113.14%80,711
1985483,4003.54%77,119
1980406,2816.20%105,524
1975300,7576.59%82,148
1970218,6098.83%75,391
1965143,2188.82%49,380
196093,8388.83%32,369
195561,4698.83%21,199
195040,2700.00%

Chandigarh Population Growth

Chandigarh's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,148,472. In 1950, the population of Chandigarh was 40,270. Chandigarh has grown by 97,879 since 2015, which represents a 1.80% 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.

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