Nampula's 2021 population is now estimated at 887,055. In 1950, the population of Nampula was 82,926. Nampula has grown by 38,959 since 2015, which represents a 4.59% 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 Nampula, which typically includes Nampula's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.