Pointe-Noire's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,253,939. In 1950, the population of Pointe-Noire was 16,322. Pointe-Noire has grown by 39,658 since 2015, which represents a 3.27% 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 Pointe-Noire, which typically includes Pointe-Noire's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.