Dire Dawa Population 2021

426,129
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Dire Dawa's 2021 population is now estimated at 426,129. In 1950, the population of Dire Dawa was 18,176. Dire Dawa has grown by 18,033 since 2015, which represents a 4.42% 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 Dire Dawa, which typically includes Dire Dawa's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Dire Dawa Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035760,9633.85%28,236
2034732,7273.92%27,639
2033705,0883.99%27,034
2032678,0544.05%26,378
2031651,6764.12%25,767
2030625,9094.18%25,128
2029600,7814.25%24,475
2028576,3064.30%23,781
2027552,5254.36%23,086
2026529,4394.41%22,338
2025507,1014.44%21,543
2024485,5584.45%20,690
2023464,8684.45%19,818
2022445,0504.44%18,921
2021426,1294.42%18,033
2020408,0964.39%17,172
2019390,9244.37%16,371
2018374,5534.36%15,639
2017358,9144.36%14,986
2016343,9284.37%14,400
2015329,5284.36%13,778
2014315,7504.36%13,202
2013302,5484.36%12,633
2012289,9154.37%12,138
2011277,7774.36%11,614
2010266,1634.36%11,128
2009255,0354.36%10,649
2008244,3864.37%10,232
2007234,1542.93%6,669
2006227,4852.79%6,166
2005221,3192.78%5,990
2004215,3292.79%5,844
2003209,4852.79%5,677
2002203,8082.79%5,524
2001198,2842.78%5,367
2000192,9172.79%5,235
1999187,6822.79%5,087
1998182,5952.79%4,949
1997177,6462.78%4,808
1996172,8382.79%4,691
1995168,1473.43%5,574
1994162,5735.11%7,897
1993154,6765.10%7,504
1992147,1725.11%7,158
1991140,0145.11%6,802
1990133,2125.11%6,471
1989126,7415.10%6,148
1988120,5935.11%5,866
1987114,7275.11%5,573
1986109,1545.11%5,302
1985103,8525.10%5,038
198498,8145.11%4,806
198394,0085.11%4,567
198289,4415.11%4,345
198185,0965.10%4,128
198080,9685.11%3,938
197977,0305.11%3,742
197873,2885.11%3,560
197769,7285.10%3,383
197666,3455.11%3,227
197563,1185.11%3,066
197460,0525.11%2,917
197357,1355.10%2,772
197254,3635.11%2,644
197151,7195.10%2,512
197049,2075.10%2,390
196946,8175.10%2,272
196844,5455.11%2,166
196742,3795.11%2,059
196640,3205.11%1,959
196538,3615.10%1,860
196436,5015.11%1,776
196334,7255.11%1,687
196233,0385.11%1,605
196131,4335.10%1,524
196029,9095.11%1,455
195928,4545.10%1,382
195827,0725.11%1,315
195725,7575.10%1,250
195624,5075.11%1,192
195523,3155.11%1,133
195422,1825.10%1,077
195321,1055.10%1,024
195220,0815.11%977
195119,1045.11%928
195018,1760.00%

Dire Dawa Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Addis Ababa5,005,5244.42%
Mekele543,6223.76%
Dire Dawa426,1294.42%
Nazret394,0484.30%
Gondar378,3314.42%

Other Cities in Ethiopia

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

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