Dongying's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,311,494. In 1950, the population of Dongying was 21,504. Dongying has grown by 35,466 since 2015, which represents a 2.78% 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 Dongying, which typically includes Dongying's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.