Mwanza Population 2021

1,182,011
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Mwanza's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,182,011. In 1950, the population of Mwanza was 12,751. Mwanza has grown by 61,581 since 2015, which represents a 5.50% 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 Mwanza, which typically includes Mwanza's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Mwanza Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20352,267,0104.26%92,723
20342,174,2874.34%90,374
20332,083,9134.41%87,981
20321,995,9324.48%85,512
20311,910,4204.55%83,087
20301,827,3334.62%80,660
20291,746,6734.69%78,276
20281,668,3974.77%75,921
20271,592,4764.85%73,665
20261,518,8114.94%71,467
20251,447,3445.03%69,330
20241,378,0145.13%67,260
20231,310,7545.24%65,310
20221,245,4445.37%63,433
20211,182,0115.50%61,581
20201,120,4305.63%59,687
20191,060,7435.73%57,476
20181,003,2676.18%58,418
2017944,8496.18%55,017
2016889,8326.18%51,813
2015838,0196.18%48,796
2014789,2236.18%45,955
2013743,2686.18%43,279
2012699,9896.20%40,867
2011659,1226.19%38,430
2010620,6926.19%36,190
2009584,5026.18%34,034
2008550,4686.20%32,138
2007518,3306.19%30,221
2006488,1096.19%28,459
2005459,6506.18%26,764
2004432,8866.20%25,274
2003407,6126.17%23,694
2002383,9185.96%21,596
2001362,3225.95%20,353
2000341,9695.97%19,262
1999322,7075.96%18,152
1998304,5555.96%17,132
1997287,4235.95%16,146
1996271,2775.97%15,279
1995255,9985.96%14,400
1994241,5985.96%13,590
1993228,0085.95%12,809
1992215,1995.97%12,121
1991203,0785.96%11,423
1990191,6555.96%10,781
1989180,8745.72%9,793
1988171,0814.54%7,430
1987163,6514.53%7,097
1986156,5544.53%6,790
1985149,7644.53%6,487
1984143,2774.54%6,222
1983137,0554.53%5,944
1982131,1114.53%5,686
1981125,4254.53%5,432
1980119,9934.54%5,211
1979114,7825.51%5,994
1978108,78811.06%10,836
197797,95211.05%9,744
197688,20811.08%8,797
197579,41111.06%7,910
197471,50111.06%7,122
197364,37911.05%6,404
197257,97511.08%5,782
197152,19311.06%5,198
197046,99511.06%4,681
196942,31411.05%4,209
196838,10510.22%3,533
196734,5725.58%1,828
196632,7445.58%1,732
196531,0125.57%1,637
196429,3755.59%1,555
196327,8205.58%1,471
196226,3495.59%1,394
196124,9555.57%1,317
196023,6385.59%1,252
195922,3865.58%1,183
195821,2035.59%1,122
195720,0816.52%1,230
195618,8516.74%1,191
195517,6606.73%1,114
195416,5466.73%1,043
195315,5036.73%977
195214,5266.74%917
195113,6096.73%858
195012,7510.00%

Mwanza Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Dar Es Salaam7,046,8925.15%
Mwanza1,182,0115.50%
Zanzibar734,8324.22%
Mbeya592,5794.68%
Arusha504,8572.42%
Morogoro423,8083.69%
Songea375,5686.46%

Other Cities in Tanzania

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

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