Hong Kong's 2021 population is now estimated at 7,598,189. In 1950, the population of Hong Kong was 1,681,846. Hong Kong has grown by 50,537 since 2015, which represents a 0.67% 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 Hong Kong, which typically includes Hong Kong's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.