Nukus's 2021 population is now estimated at 345,413. In 1950, the population of Nukus was 21,832. Nukus has grown by 7,238 since 2015, which represents a 2.14% 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 Nukus, which typically includes Nukus's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.