Chongjin Population 2021

645,488
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Chongjin's 2021 population is now estimated at 645,488. In 1950, the population of Chongjin was 158,000. Chongjin has grown by 3,041 since 2015, which represents a 0.47% 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 Chongjin, which typically includes Chongjin's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Chongjin Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035715,9680.75%5,341
2034710,6270.77%5,421
2033705,2060.79%5,495
2032699,7110.80%5,544
2031694,1670.81%5,585
2030688,5820.82%5,588
2029682,9940.82%5,544
2028677,4500.81%5,432
2027672,0180.79%5,253
2026666,7650.76%4,999
2025661,7660.71%4,675
2024657,0910.66%4,290
2023652,8010.60%3,870
2022648,9310.53%3,443
2021645,4880.47%3,041
2020642,4470.42%2,704
2019639,7430.39%2,462
2018637,2810.37%2,334
2017634,9470.37%2,327
2016632,6200.37%2,317
2015630,3030.37%2,309
2014627,9940.37%2,301
2013625,6930.37%2,289
2012623,4040.37%2,287
2011621,1170.37%2,275
2010618,8420.37%2,267
2009616,5750.37%2,256
2008614,3190.37%2,254
2007612,0650.37%2,242
2006609,8230.37%2,234
2005607,5890.37%2,223
2004605,3660.37%2,221
2003603,1450.37%2,210
2002600,9350.37%2,201
2001598,7340.37%2,191
2000596,5430.37%2,188
1999594,3550.37%2,178
1998592,1770.37%2,169
1997590,0080.37%2,159
1996587,8490.37%2,156
1995585,6930.37%2,146
1994583,5471.06%6,142
1993577,4051.76%9,976
1992567,4291.76%9,830
1991557,5991.76%9,648
1990547,9511.76%9,480
1989538,4711.76%9,303
1988529,1681.76%9,168
1987520,0000.31%1,586
1986518,4140.31%1,582
1985516,8320.31%1,574
1984515,2580.31%1,575
1983513,6830.31%1,567
1982512,1160.31%1,561
1981510,5550.31%1,555
1980509,0005.33%25,766
1979483,2345.32%24,430
1978458,8045.32%23,194
1977435,6105.32%21,992
1976413,6185.33%20,938
1975392,6805.32%19,851
1974372,8295.32%18,848
1973353,9815.32%17,871
1972336,1105.33%17,015
1971319,0955.32%16,131
1970302,9645.32%15,316
1969287,6485.32%14,522
1968273,1265.35%13,876
1967259,2505.37%13,214
1966246,0365.37%12,542
1965233,4945.36%11,886
1964221,6085.38%11,312
1963210,2965.37%10,720
1962199,5765.37%10,173
1961189,4033.71%6,776
1960182,6271.46%2,630
1959179,9971.46%2,588
1958177,4091.46%2,551
1957174,8581.46%2,510
1956172,3481.46%2,482
1955169,8661.46%2,442
1954167,4241.46%2,408
1953165,0161.46%2,369
1952162,6471.46%2,342
1951160,3051.46%2,305
1950158,0000.00%

Chongjin Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Pyongyang3,108,1080.77%
Chongjin645,4880.47%
Hamhung545,847-0.57%
Wonsan355,3890.66%
Sinuiju327,0490.19%

Other Cities in North Korea

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

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