Mazar-E Sharif's 2021 population is now estimated at 563,825. In 1950, the population of Mazar-E Sharif was 30,000. Mazar-E Sharif has grown by 31,136 since 2015, which represents a 5.85% 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 Mazar-E Sharif, which typically includes Mazar-E Sharif's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.