Cheongju Population 2021

720,584
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Cheongju's 2021 population is now estimated at 720,584. In 1950, the population of Cheongju was 71,689. Cheongju has grown by 3,557 since 2015, which represents a 0.50% 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 Cheongju, which typically includes Cheongju's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Cheongju Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035753,7360.20%1,485
2034752,2510.22%1,674
2033750,5770.25%1,838
2032748,7390.26%1,972
2031746,7670.28%2,083
2030744,6840.30%2,191
2029742,4930.31%2,301
2028740,1920.33%2,405
2027737,7870.34%2,505
2026735,2820.36%2,615
2025732,6670.38%2,745
2024729,9220.40%2,907
2023727,0150.43%3,103
2022723,9120.46%3,328
2021720,5840.50%3,557
2020717,0270.53%3,754
2019713,2730.55%3,897
2018709,3760.81%5,694
2017703,6820.81%5,648
2016698,0340.81%5,603
2015692,4310.81%5,551
2014686,8800.81%5,507
2013681,3730.81%5,454
2012675,9190.81%5,426
2011670,4930.81%5,375
2010665,1180.81%5,332
2009659,7860.81%5,282
2008654,5040.81%5,255
2007649,2490.81%5,204
2006644,0451.15%7,310
2005636,7351.81%11,317
2004625,4181.81%11,146
2003614,2721.81%10,932
2002603,3401.81%10,738
2001592,6021.89%11,009
2000581,5932.06%11,746
1999569,8472.06%11,494
1998558,3532.06%11,262
1997547,0912.06%11,020
1996536,0712.06%10,827
1995525,2442.06%10,594
1994514,6502.06%10,380
1993504,2702.06%10,157
1992494,1132.06%9,980
1991484,1333.57%16,672
1990467,4616.56%28,784
1989438,6776.55%26,975
1988411,7026.57%25,384
1987386,3186.56%23,787
1986362,5316.56%22,322
1985340,2096.55%20,920
1984319,2896.57%19,687
1983299,6026.56%18,447
1982281,1556.56%17,312
1981263,8436.20%15,402
1980248,4415.53%13,022
1979235,4195.52%12,324
1978223,0955.52%11,678
1977211,4175.52%11,052
1976200,3655.75%10,902
1975189,4636.41%11,410
1974178,0536.41%10,723
1973167,3306.40%10,064
1972157,2666.42%9,483
1971147,7835.63%7,875
1970139,9083.35%4,531
1969135,3773.34%4,380
1968130,9973.35%4,248
1967126,7493.79%4,634
1966122,1155.14%5,965
1965116,1505.13%5,665
1964110,4855.14%5,404
1963105,0815.14%5,133
196299,9485.14%4,882
196195,0664.00%3,657
196091,4092.46%2,197
195989,2122.46%2,142
195887,0702.46%2,090
195784,9802.46%2,037
195682,9432.46%1,994
195580,9492.46%1,943
195479,0062.46%1,896
195377,1102.46%1,849
195275,2612.46%1,809
195173,4522.46%1,763
195071,6890.00%

Cheongju Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Seoul9,967,6770.04%
Busan3,465,9460.02%
Incheon2,818,2880.62%
Daegu2,190,571-0.38%
Daejon1,569,4590.24%
Gwangju1,523,8220.15%
Suweon1,331,8261.56%
Yongin1,103,2651.84%
Goyang1,082,8151.27%
Changwon1,054,775-0.11%
Seongnam942,342-0.15%
Ulsan910,7780.05%
Bucheon829,592-0.30%
Ansan762,6980.25%
Cheongju720,5840.50%
Cheonan688,5431.29%
Jeonju663,6070.07%
Anyang564,685-0.57%
Siheung442,7900.55%
Uijeongbu423,7220.02%

Other Cities in South Korea

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

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