Mogadishu Population 2021

2,387,920
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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.

Mogadishu Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20354,249,0833.88%158,819
20344,090,2643.93%154,587
20333,935,6773.97%150,359
20323,785,3184.01%146,075
20313,639,2434.06%141,935
20303,497,3084.10%137,821
20293,359,4874.15%133,827
20283,225,6604.20%129,971
20273,095,6894.26%126,364
20262,969,3254.32%122,907
20252,846,4184.39%119,603
20242,726,8154.46%116,332
20232,610,4834.53%113,020
20222,497,4634.59%109,543
20212,387,9204.64%105,911
20202,282,0094.69%102,154
20192,179,8554.72%98,232
20182,081,6235.30%104,795
20171,976,8285.30%99,521
20161,877,3075.30%94,511
20151,782,7965.30%89,752
20141,693,0445.30%85,234
20131,607,8105.29%80,834
20121,526,9765.31%76,976
20111,450,0007.15%96,698
20101,353,3027.15%90,249
20091,263,0537.14%84,119
20081,178,9347.16%78,726
20071,100,208-25.21%-370,787
20061,470,9953.95%55,887
20051,415,1083.94%53,692
20041,361,4163.95%51,794
20031,309,6223.95%49,756
20021,259,8663.95%47,866
20011,212,0000.93%11,135
20001,200,8650.93%11,063
19991,189,8020.93%10,947
19981,178,8550.93%10,845
19971,168,0100.93%10,731
19961,157,2790.93%10,662
19951,146,6170.93%10,549
19941,136,0680.93%10,452
19931,125,6160.93%10,341
19921,115,2750.93%10,275
19911,105,0006.74%69,752
19901,035,2486.74%65,349
1989969,8996.73%61,143
1988908,7566.75%57,441
1987851,3156.74%53,738
1986797,5776.74%50,347
1985747,2306.73%47,105
1984700,1258.01%51,949
1983648,1768.01%48,049
1982600,1274.37%25,150
1981574,9774.36%24,011
1980550,9664.37%23,071
1979527,8954.36%22,075
1978505,8204.36%21,152
1977484,6684.36%20,240
1976464,4284.37%19,447
1975444,9819.10%37,118
1974407,86312.30%44,678
1973363,18512.28%39,732
1972323,45312.32%35,478
1971287,97512.30%31,545
1970256,43012.30%28,090
1969228,34012.28%24,981
1968203,35912.32%22,305
1967181,05412.30%19,833
1966161,22112.30%17,661
1965143,56012.28%15,705
1964127,8559.84%11,457
1963116,3987.42%8,037
1962108,3617.42%7,482
1961100,8797.41%6,956
196093,9236.45%5,687
195988,2365.46%4,572
195883,6645.46%4,335
195779,3295.46%4,105
195675,2245.47%3,903
195571,3215.47%3,696
195467,6255.47%3,505
195364,1205.46%3,317
195260,8035.47%3,155
195157,6485.46%2,987
195054,6610.00%

Mogadishu Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Mogadishu2,387,9204.64%
Hargeysa1,033,2054.50%
Merca696,5104.52%
Berbera521,9664.52%
Kismaayo491,4254.31%

Other Cities in Somalia

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

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