Kandahar Population 2020

498,002

Kandahar's 2020 population is now estimated at 498,002. In 1950, the population of Kandahar was 82,199. Kandahar has grown by 61,261 since 2015, which represents a 2.66% 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 Kandahar, which typically includes Kandahar's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Kandahar Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
2035800,4613.34%121,183
2030679,2783.31%102,150
2025577,1282.99%79,126
2020498,0022.66%61,261
2015436,7412.63%53,243
2010383,4982.63%46,752
2005336,7462.51%39,290
2000297,4562.46%34,061
1995263,3952.46%30,152
1990233,2432.46%26,701
1985206,5422.46%23,638
1980182,9043.50%28,892
1975154,0123.91%26,848
1970127,1643.49%20,041
1965107,1231.78%9,049
196098,0741.78%8,289
195589,7851.78%7,586
195082,1990.00%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations