Kunming Population 2021

4,550,831
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Kunming's 2021 population is now estimated at 4,550,831. In 1950, the population of Kunming was 337,201. Kunming has grown by 107,645 since 2015, which represents a 2.42% 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 Kunming, which typically includes Kunming's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Kunming Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20355,573,0550.69%38,326
20345,534,7290.78%42,769
20335,491,9600.87%47,450
20325,444,5100.97%52,335
20315,392,1751.08%57,641
20305,334,5341.20%63,275
20295,271,2591.33%69,291
20285,201,9681.47%75,578
20275,126,3901.63%82,133
20265,044,2571.79%88,577
20254,955,6801.95%94,601
20244,861,0792.10%99,795
20234,761,2842.23%103,903
20224,657,3812.34%106,550
20214,550,8312.42%107,645
20204,443,1862.47%107,262
20194,335,9242.50%105,742
20184,230,1822.51%103,471
20174,126,7112.50%100,803
20164,025,9082.51%98,608
20153,927,3002.51%96,063
20143,831,2372.51%93,713
20133,737,5242.50%91,296
20123,646,2282.51%89,308
20113,556,9202.51%87,003
20103,469,9172.51%84,875
20093,385,0422.50%82,686
20083,302,3562.51%80,887
20073,221,4692.51%78,797
20063,142,6722.51%76,871
20053,065,8012.50%74,888
20042,990,9132.51%73,258
20032,917,6552.51%71,366
20022,846,2892.51%69,621
20012,776,6684.62%122,574
20002,654,0948.94%217,833
19992,436,2618.93%199,692
19982,236,5698.93%183,323
19972,053,2468.92%168,075
19961,885,1718.94%154,724
19951,730,4478.93%141,838
19941,588,6098.93%130,213
19931,458,3968.92%119,381
19921,339,0158.94%109,899
19911,229,1168.93%100,746
19901,128,3708.65%89,863
19891,038,5078.64%82,597
1988955,9108.67%76,228
1987879,6828.65%70,058
1986809,6248.65%64,478
1985745,1468.64%59,264
1984685,8828.67%54,696
1983631,1868.65%50,267
1982580,9191.71%9,791
1981571,1281.71%9,613
1980561,5151.72%9,477
1979552,0381.71%9,304
1978542,7341.71%9,147
1977533,5871.71%8,981
1976524,6061.72%8,855
1975515,7511.71%8,692
1974507,0591.71%8,546
1973498,5131.71%8,390
1972490,1231.72%8,272
1971481,8511.71%8,121
1970473,7301.71%7,985
1969465,7451.71%7,839
1968457,9061.72%7,728
1967450,1781.71%7,587
1966442,5911.71%7,460
1965435,1311.71%7,324
1964427,8071.72%7,220
1963420,5871.71%7,089
1962413,4981.71%6,969
1961406,5291.71%6,842
1960399,6871.72%6,746
1959392,9411.71%6,622
1958386,3191.71%6,512
1957379,8071.71%6,392
1956373,4151.72%6,302
1955367,1131.71%6,188
1954360,9251.71%6,083
1953354,8421.71%5,972
1952348,8701.72%5,888
1951342,9821.71%5,781
1950337,2010.00%

Kunming Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Shanghai27,795,7022.72%
Beijing20,896,8202.12%
Chongqing16,382,3763.21%
Tianjin13,794,4501.51%
Guangzhou13,635,3972.51%
Shenzhen12,591,6961.90%
Chengdu9,305,1161.85%
Nanjing9,143,9803.35%
Wuhan8,473,4051.30%
Xi An Shaanxi8,274,6513.42%
Hangzhou7,845,5012.66%
Dongguan7,451,8890.59%
Suzhou7,427,0965.05%
Foshan7,406,7511.09%
Shenyang7,373,6552.13%
Haerbin6,526,4392.18%
Dalian5,775,9382.81%
Qingdao5,742,4862.18%
Ji Nan Shandong5,513,5972.86%
Zhengzhou5,510,3413.53%

Other Cities in China

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

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