Dakar Population 2020

3,140,442

Dakar's 2020 population is now estimated at 3,140,442. In 1950, the population of Dakar was 213,550. Dakar has grown by 382,281 since 2015, which represents a 2.63% 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 Dakar, which typically includes Dakar's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Dakar Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20355,134,9023.43%796,068
20304,338,8343.47%680,191
20253,658,6433.10%518,201
20203,140,4422.63%382,281
20152,758,1612.59%331,499
20102,426,6622.59%291,656
20052,135,0062.77%272,636
20001,862,3703.01%256,883
19951,605,4873.01%221,394
19901,384,0933.56%221,965
19851,162,1283.95%204,717
1980957,4114.13%175,437
1975781,9745.08%171,484
1970610,4905.25%137,895
1965472,5955.65%113,498
1960359,0978.83%123,889
1955235,2081.95%21,658
1950213,5500.00%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations