Guilin's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,154,702. In 1950, the population of Guilin was 125,768. Guilin has grown by 20,309 since 2015, which represents a 1.79% 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 Guilin, which typically includes Guilin's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.