Kano Population 2021

4,103,015
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Kano's 2021 population is now estimated at 4,103,015. In 1950, the population of Kano was 123,073. Kano has grown by 103,965 since 2015, which represents a 2.60% 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 Kano, which typically includes Kano's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Kano Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20356,578,9803.33%211,949
20346,367,0313.40%209,076
20336,157,9553.46%205,970
20325,951,9853.52%202,246
20315,749,7393.58%198,553
20305,551,1863.62%194,150
20295,357,0363.66%188,948
20285,168,0883.66%182,456
20274,985,6323.63%174,822
20264,810,8103.56%165,495
20254,645,3153.44%154,581
20244,490,7343.27%142,253
20234,348,4813.06%129,272
20224,219,2092.83%116,194
20214,103,0152.60%103,965
20203,999,0502.39%93,452
20193,905,5982.24%85,516
20183,820,0822.16%80,602
20173,739,4802.16%78,901
20163,660,5792.16%77,237
20153,583,3422.16%75,607
20143,507,7352.16%74,011
20133,433,7242.15%72,351
20123,361,3732.16%71,020
20113,290,3532.16%69,424
20103,220,9292.16%67,960
20093,152,9692.15%66,435
20083,086,5342.16%65,213
20073,021,3212.16%63,748
20062,957,5732.16%62,403
20052,895,1702.15%61,003
20042,834,1672.16%59,881
20032,774,2862.16%58,536
20022,715,7502.16%57,301
20012,658,4492.15%56,015
20002,602,4342.16%54,985
19992,547,4492.16%53,749
19982,493,7002.16%52,616
19972,441,0842.15%51,435
19962,389,6492.16%50,489
19952,339,1602.16%49,355
19942,289,8052.16%48,314
19932,241,4912.15%47,230
19922,194,2612.26%48,484
19912,145,7772.40%50,393
19902,095,3842.40%49,210
19892,046,1742.40%47,988
19881,998,1862.41%46,991
19871,951,1952.40%45,823
19861,905,3722.40%44,748
19851,860,6242.40%43,636
19841,816,9882.41%42,730
19831,774,2589.55%154,689
19821,619,5699.55%141,202
19811,478,3679.54%128,721
19801,349,6469.57%117,824
19791,231,8229.55%107,396
19781,124,4269.55%98,033
19771,026,3939.54%89,368
1976937,0259.56%81,802
1975855,2239.55%74,563
1974780,6609.55%68,062
1973712,5989.54%62,046
1972650,5529.56%56,793
1971593,7599.55%51,767
1970541,9929.55%47,253
1969494,7399.54%43,077
1968451,6629.57%39,430
1967412,2329.55%35,940
1966376,2929.55%32,807
1965343,4859.54%29,908
1964313,5778.98%25,840
1963287,7377.88%21,017
1962266,7207.88%19,482
1961247,2387.87%18,035
1960229,2037.89%16,764
1959212,4397.88%15,517
1958196,9227.88%14,384
1957182,5387.87%13,315
1956169,2237.89%12,377
1955156,8467.88%11,457
1954145,3897.88%10,619
1953134,7704.78%6,142
1952128,6282.23%2,810
1951125,8182.23%2,745
1950123,0730.00%

Kano Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Lagos14,862,1113.44%
Kano4,103,0152.60%
Ibadan3,649,0232.73%
Abuja3,464,1235.69%
Port Harcourt3,171,0764.99%
Benin City1,781,9993.17%
Onitsha1,482,9714.82%
Uyo1,199,9295.65%
Kaduna1,133,4301.82%
Aba1,114,3883.04%
Nnewi1,113,5465.97%
Ikorodu989,1175.49%
Ilorin973,6712.51%
Jos917,2892.46%
Owerri908,1094.07%
Warri898,9275.02%
Umuahia816,9835.58%
Maiduguri802,9882.10%
Enugu795,2712.90%
Lokoja741,4827.14%

Other Cities in Nigeria

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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