Daegu Population 2021

2,190,571
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Daegu's 2021 population is now estimated at 2,190,571. In 1950, the population of Daegu was 355,057. Daegu has grown by -8,391 since 2015, which represents a -0.38% 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 Daegu, which typically includes Daegu's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Daegu Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20352,231,8140.20%4,391
20342,227,4230.22%4,941
20332,222,4820.24%5,397
20322,217,0850.26%5,725
20312,211,3600.27%5,907
20302,205,4530.27%5,949
20292,199,5040.26%5,784
20282,193,7200.24%5,285
20272,188,4350.20%4,366
20262,184,0690.14%2,988
20252,181,0810.05%1,152
20242,179,929-0.05%-1,068
20232,180,997-0.16%-3,531
20222,184,528-0.28%-6,043
20212,190,571-0.38%-8,391
20202,198,962-0.47%-10,405
20192,209,367-0.53%-11,867
20182,221,234-0.32%-7,181
20172,228,415-0.32%-7,205
20162,235,620-0.32%-7,228
20152,242,848-0.32%-7,242
20142,250,090-0.32%-7,265
20132,257,355-0.32%-7,279
20122,264,634-0.32%-7,322
20112,271,956-0.32%-7,336
20102,279,292-0.32%-7,359
20092,286,651-0.32%-7,373
20082,294,024-0.32%-7,417
20072,301,441-0.32%-7,431
20062,308,872-0.25%-5,755
20052,314,627-0.11%-2,458
20042,317,085-0.11%-2,467
20032,319,552-0.11%-2,467
20022,322,019-0.11%-2,469
20012,324,4880.08%1,764
20002,322,7240.43%10,005
19992,312,7190.43%9,947
19982,302,7720.43%9,904
19972,292,8680.43%9,849
19962,283,0190.43%9,833
19952,273,1860.43%9,777
19942,263,4090.43%9,735
19932,253,6740.43%9,680
19922,243,9940.43%9,665
19912,234,3291.41%31,094
19902,203,2353.34%71,253
19892,131,9823.34%68,855
19882,063,1273.35%66,812
19871,996,3153.34%64,561
19861,931,7543.34%62,473
19851,869,2813.34%60,371
19841,808,9103.35%58,580
19831,750,3303.34%56,605
19821,693,7253.34%54,776
19811,638,9493.57%56,569
19801,582,3804.05%61,599
19791,520,7814.04%59,121
19781,461,6604.04%56,823
19771,404,8374.04%54,540
19761,350,2974.11%53,266
19751,297,0314.27%53,098
19741,243,9334.27%50,925
19731,193,0084.26%48,773
19721,144,2354.27%46,906
19711,097,3294.68%49,067
19701,048,2625.91%58,527
1969989,7355.91%55,187
1968934,5485.92%52,248
1967882,3005.40%45,193
1966837,1073.89%31,311
1965805,7963.88%30,098
1964775,6983.89%29,053
1963746,6453.89%27,927
1962718,7183.89%26,882
1961691,8364.92%32,429
1960659,4076.39%39,631
1959619,7766.39%37,200
1958582,5766.39%34,967
1957547,6096.38%32,825
1956514,7846.39%30,938
1955483,8466.39%29,041
1954454,8056.39%27,298
1953427,5076.38%25,625
1952401,8826.39%24,154
1951377,7286.39%22,671
1950355,0570.00%

Daegu 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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