Mogadishu's 2021 population is now estimated at 2,387,920. In 1950, the population of Mogadishu was 54,661. Mogadishu has grown by 105,911 since 2015, which represents a 4.64% 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 Mogadishu, which typically includes Mogadishu's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.