Kumasi Population 2021

3,490,030
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Kumasi's 2021 population is now estimated at 3,490,030. In 1950, the population of Kumasi was 99,479. Kumasi has grown by 141,968 since 2015, which represents a 4.24% 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 Kumasi, which typically includes Kumasi's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Kumasi Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20355,337,3022.56%133,221
20345,204,0812.61%132,304
20335,071,7772.66%131,280
20324,940,4972.71%130,181
20314,810,3162.76%129,269
20304,681,0472.82%128,533
20294,552,5142.90%128,175
20284,424,3392.99%128,309
20274,296,0303.10%129,153
20264,166,8773.24%130,650
20254,036,2273.40%132,746
20243,903,4813.59%135,242
20233,768,2393.80%137,913
20223,630,3264.02%140,296
20213,490,0304.24%141,968
20203,348,0624.44%142,476
20193,205,5864.60%140,868
20183,064,7185.42%157,496
20172,907,2225.42%149,401
20162,757,8215.42%141,724
20152,616,0975.42%134,441
20142,481,6565.42%127,532
20132,354,1245.42%120,978
20122,233,1465.42%114,761
20112,118,3855.41%108,717
20102,009,6685.41%103,137
20091,906,5315.40%97,714
20081,808,8175.42%92,954
20071,715,8635.41%88,059
20061,627,8045.41%83,540
20051,544,2645.40%79,147
20041,465,1175.42%75,291
20031,389,8265.41%71,327
20021,318,4995.41%67,667
20011,250,8325.40%64,107
20001,186,7255.48%61,607
19991,125,1185.49%58,543
19981,066,5755.49%55,496
19971,011,0795.48%52,538
1996958,5415.50%49,942
1995908,5995.49%47,277
1994861,3225.49%44,817
1993816,5055.48%42,427
1992774,0785.50%40,331
1991733,7475.49%38,179
1990695,5685.49%36,192
1989659,3765.48%34,263
1988625,1135.50%32,570
1987592,5435.49%30,831
1986561,7125.49%29,227
1985532,4855.48%27,670
1984504,8153.48%16,980
1983487,8352.60%12,373
1982475,4622.60%12,060
1981463,4022.60%11,737
1980451,6652.61%11,472
1979440,1932.60%11,165
1978429,0282.60%10,881
1977418,1472.60%10,592
1976407,5552.61%10,351
1975397,2042.60%10,074
1974387,1302.60%9,819
1973377,3112.60%9,557
1972367,7542.61%9,341
1971358,4132.60%9,090
1970349,3234.03%13,536
1969335,7874.75%15,225
1968320,5624.76%14,574
1967305,9884.76%13,892
1966292,0964.76%13,262
1965278,8344.75%12,642
1964266,1924.76%12,102
1963254,0904.76%11,536
1962242,5544.76%11,012
1961231,5424.75%10,498
1960221,0447.38%15,201
1959205,8438.41%15,977
1958189,8668.41%14,737
1957175,1298.40%13,575
1956161,5548.43%12,557
1955148,9978.42%11,565
1954137,4328.41%10,667
1953126,7658.40%9,826
1952116,9398.43%9,089
1951107,8508.41%8,371
195099,4790.00%

Kumasi Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Kumasi3,490,0304.24%
Accra2,556,9721.71%
Sekondi Takoradi990,6614.77%
Tamale671,8124.66%

Other Cities in Ghana

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

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