Chittagong Population 2021

5,132,751
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Chittagong's 2021 population is now estimated at 5,132,751. In 1950, the population of Chittagong was 288,853. Chittagong has grown by 112,927 since 2015, which represents a 2.25% 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 Chittagong, which typically includes Chittagong's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Chittagong Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20357,109,6551.98%138,101
20346,971,5542.07%141,265
20336,830,2892.15%143,838
20326,686,4512.23%146,006
20316,540,4452.31%147,865
20306,392,5802.39%149,029
20296,243,5512.45%149,445
20286,094,1062.51%148,934
20275,945,1722.54%147,361
20265,797,8112.55%144,318
20255,653,4932.54%139,884
20245,513,6092.49%133,949
20235,379,6602.41%126,818
20225,252,8422.34%120,091
20215,132,7512.25%112,927
20205,019,8242.14%105,191
20194,914,6332.06%99,088
20184,815,5452.01%94,992
20174,720,5532.01%93,117
20164,627,4362.01%91,281
20154,536,1552.01%89,480
20144,446,6752.01%87,716
20134,358,9592.01%85,984
20124,272,9752.01%84,290
20114,188,6852.01%82,625
20104,106,0602.01%80,995
20094,025,0652.01%79,289
20083,945,7762.02%77,940
20073,867,8362.01%76,296
20063,791,5402.01%74,791
20053,716,7492.01%73,216
20043,643,5332.02%71,970
20033,571,5632.01%70,452
20023,501,1112.01%69,062
20013,432,0493.74%123,573
20003,308,4765.12%161,141
19993,147,3355.11%153,087
19982,994,2485.11%145,641
19972,848,6075.11%138,370
19962,710,2375.12%132,004
19952,578,2335.11%125,405
19942,452,8285.11%119,306
19932,333,5225.11%113,350
19922,220,1725.12%108,135
19912,112,0374.41%89,212
19902,022,8254.10%79,685
19891,943,1404.10%76,442
19881,866,6984.11%73,633
19871,793,0654.10%70,634
19861,722,4314.10%67,851
19851,654,5804.10%65,091
19841,589,4894.11%62,699
19831,526,7904.10%60,144
19821,466,6464.10%57,775
19811,408,8715.15%69,042
19801,339,8295.68%72,005
19791,267,8245.67%68,043
19781,199,7815.67%64,392
19771,135,3895.66%60,854
19761,074,5355.68%57,747
19751,016,7885.67%54,571
1974962,2176.92%62,284
1973899,9337.54%63,121
1972836,8127.56%58,849
1971777,9637.55%54,639
1970723,3247.55%50,801
1969672,5237.54%47,171
1968625,3527.56%43,978
1967581,3747.55%40,832
1966540,5427.55%37,964
1965502,5787.54%35,250
1964467,3287.56%32,866
1963434,4627.55%30,513
1962403,9497.55%28,371
1961375,5784.36%15,680
1960359,8982.19%7,718
1959352,1802.19%7,541
1958344,6392.19%7,380
1957337,2592.19%7,212
1956330,0472.19%7,078
1955322,9692.19%6,916
1954316,0532.19%6,768
1953309,2852.19%6,614
1952302,6712.19%6,490
1951296,1812.54%7,328
1950288,8530.00%

Chittagong Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Dhaka21,741,0903.50%
Chittagong5,132,7512.25%
Khulna949,229-0.47%
Rajshahi924,0331.80%
Sylhet890,1804.50%
Bogra820,2975.84%
Comilla609,3453.49%
Rupganj522,3668.44%
Barisal499,8543.38%
Mymensingh467,9571.73%
Rangpur415,7072.15%

Other Cities in Bangladesh

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

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