Palembang Population 2020
Palembang's 2020 population is now estimated at 1,722,700. In 1950, the population of Palembang was 277,000. Palembang has grown by 137,816 since 2015, which represents a 1.68% 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 Palembang, which typically includes Palembang's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.