Gent Population 2020

466,412

Gent's 2020 population is now estimated at 466,412. In 1950, the population of Gent was 362,075. Gent has grown by 15,854 since 2015, which represents a 0.69% 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 Gent, which typically includes Gent's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Gent Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
2035495,2180.30%7,320
2030487,8980.37%8,864
2025479,0340.54%12,622
2020466,4120.69%15,854
2015450,5580.70%15,417
2010435,1410.70%14,890
2005420,2510.70%14,376
2000405,8750.70%13,892
1995391,9830.38%7,441
1990384,5420.38%7,300
1985377,2420.38%7,081
1980370,1610.35%6,453
1975363,7080.30%5,366
1970358,342-0.19%-3,432
1965361,774-0.12%-2,143
1960363,9170.05%922
1955362,9950.05%920
1950362,0750.00%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations