Muscat Population 2020

1,549,729

Muscat's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,549,729. In 1950, the population of Muscat was 8,800. Muscat has grown by 369,290 since 2015, which represents a 5.59% 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 Muscat, which typically includes Muscat's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Muscat Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20351,939,0881.07%100,876
20301,838,2121.55%135,706
20251,702,5061.90%152,777
20201,549,7295.59%369,290
20151,180,43910.35%459,169
2010721,2703.02%99,601
2005621,6691.97%57,867
2000563,8021.50%40,518
1995523,2848.18%170,118
1990353,16611.42%147,462
1985205,70411.41%85,872
1980119,83211.42%50,046
197569,78611.42%29,138
197040,64811.42%16,973
196523,67511.41%9,883
196013,7924.60%2,776
195511,0164.59%2,216
19508,8000.00%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations