Mosul Population 2020

1,629,932

Mosul's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,629,932. In 1950, the population of Mosul was 144,757. Mosul has grown by 245,672 since 2015, which represents a 3.32% 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 Mosul, which typically includes Mosul's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Mosul Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20352,525,7862.80%325,905
20302,199,8812.93%295,746
20251,904,1353.16%274,203
20201,629,9323.32%245,672
20151,384,2603.33%209,362
20101,174,8980.39%22,437
20051,152,4611.77%96,898
20001,055,5633.50%166,872
1995888,6913.85%153,006
1990735,6854.05%132,381
1985603,3044.28%113,999
1980489,3054.28%92,504
1975396,8014.28%74,997
1970321,8044.32%61,292
1965260,5124.93%55,732
1960204,7804.05%36,889
1955167,8913.01%23,134
1950144,7570.00%
Name Population 2020 Growth
Baghdad7,144,2602.43%
Mosul1,629,9323.29%
Basra1,352,2102.07%
Kirkuk1,012,6141.66%
Najaf873,7443.19%
Erbil846,3741.58%
Sulaimaniya739,1822.61%
Amara655,6633.84%
Nasiriyah616,9942.81%
Hillah604,1491.66%
Karbala555,0731.66%
Diwaniyah513,3693.93%
Kut471,2381.66%
Ramadi452,2261.66%
Faloojah346,5221.66%
Baaqoobah323,7963.22%
Samarra311,8191.66%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations