Natal's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,485,363. In 1950, the population of Natal was 102,450. Natal has grown by 28,519 since 2015, which represents a 1.96% 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 Natal, which typically includes Natal's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.