Porto Population 2022

1,320,347
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Porto – or Oporto as it is also known – is a city in Portugal. It is the second largest city by population in the country. Its urban area is also the second largest. The city’s population is 237,559.

Population Size

However, the urban area has a population of 2.4 million across 150 square miles. Also notable is that it is the only city in Portugal, other than Lisbon, to be recognized as a global city.

Population Demographics

Breaking down the population further shows that there are a higher percentage of females than males. Estimates from 2016 show that the population is 55% female, compared to 45% male. The largest age group, according to 2016 estimates, is 60 to 69, followed by residents in the 50 to 59 demographic. The majority – 93.7% -- of residents were born in Portugal. The city also has residents that originally were born in Angola, Cape Verde, and countries across Europe. Porto has seen its population climb over the years and with a thriving economy and a growing tourism industry, the population is only expected to continue to increase in the coming years.

Year Population
1950729,758
1951740,119
1952750,641
1953761,284
1954772,093
1955783,055
1956794,188
1957805,448
1958816,884
1959828,482
1960840,261
1961849,972
1962857,935
1963865,972
1964874,096
1965882,274
1966890,539
1967898,882
1968907,315
1969915,803
1970924,383
1971937,511
1972954,688
1973972,131
1974989,918
19751,008,030
19761,026,499
19771,045,253
19781,064,379
19791,083,853
19801,103,712
19811,119,340
19821,124,197
19831,129,074
19841,133,980
19851,138,894
19861,143,835
19871,148,799
19881,153,790
19891,158,789
19901,163,817
19911,169,705
19921,178,788
19931,187,917
19941,197,129
19951,206,412
19961,215,781
19971,225,196
19981,234,697
19991,244,272
20001,253,934
20011,261,479
20021,264,108
20031,266,744
20041,269,388
20051,272,030
20061,274,682
20071,277,339
20081,280,006
20091,282,671
20101,285,345
20111,288,024
20121,290,709
20131,293,399
20141,296,095
20151,298,796
20161,301,503
20171,304,216
20181,306,934
20191,309,805
20201,312,947
20211,316,445
20221,320,347
20231,324,652
20241,329,301
20251,334,195
20261,339,001
20271,343,782
20281,348,467
20291,352,998
20301,357,330
20311,361,426
20321,365,241
20331,368,758
20341,371,952
20351,374,807

Porto Population 2022

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
1950729,7580.00%
1951740,1191.42%10,361
1952750,6411.42%10,522
1953761,2841.42%10,643
1954772,0931.42%10,809
1955783,0551.42%10,962
1956794,1881.42%11,133
1957805,4481.42%11,260
1958816,8841.42%11,436
1959828,4821.42%11,598
1960840,2611.42%11,779
1961849,9721.16%9,711
1962857,9350.94%7,963
1963865,9720.94%8,037
1964874,0960.94%8,124
1965882,2740.94%8,178
1966890,5390.94%8,265
1967898,8820.94%8,343
1968907,3150.94%8,433
1969915,8030.94%8,488
1970924,3830.94%8,580
1971937,5111.42%13,128
1972954,6881.83%17,177
1973972,1311.83%17,443
1974989,9181.83%17,787
19751,008,0301.83%18,112
19761,026,4991.83%18,469
19771,045,2531.83%18,754
19781,064,3791.83%19,126
19791,083,8531.83%19,474
19801,103,7121.83%19,859
19811,119,3401.42%15,628
19821,124,1970.43%4,857
19831,129,0740.43%4,877
19841,133,9800.43%4,906
19851,138,8940.43%4,914
19861,143,8350.43%4,941
19871,148,7990.43%4,964
19881,153,7900.43%4,991
19891,158,7890.43%4,999
19901,163,8170.43%5,028
19911,169,7050.51%5,888
19921,178,7880.78%9,083
19931,187,9170.77%9,129
19941,197,1290.78%9,212
19951,206,4120.78%9,283
19961,215,7810.78%9,369
19971,225,1960.77%9,415
19981,234,6970.78%9,501
19991,244,2720.78%9,575
20001,253,9340.78%9,662
20011,261,4790.60%7,545
20021,264,1080.21%2,629
20031,266,7440.21%2,636
20041,269,3880.21%2,644
20051,272,0300.21%2,642
20061,274,6820.21%2,652
20071,277,3390.21%2,657
20081,280,0060.21%2,667
20091,282,6710.21%2,665
20101,285,3450.21%2,674
20111,288,0240.21%2,679
20121,290,7090.21%2,685
20131,293,3990.21%2,690
20141,296,0950.21%2,696
20151,298,7960.21%2,701
20161,301,5030.21%2,707
20171,304,2160.21%2,713
20181,306,9340.21%2,718
20191,309,8050.22%2,871
20201,312,9470.24%3,142
20211,316,4450.27%3,498
20221,320,3470.30%3,902
20231,324,6520.33%4,305
20241,329,3010.35%4,649
20251,334,1950.37%4,894
20261,339,0010.36%4,806
20271,343,7820.36%4,781
20281,348,4670.35%4,685
20291,352,9980.34%4,531
20301,357,3300.32%4,332
20311,361,4260.30%4,096
20321,365,2410.28%3,815
20331,368,7580.26%3,517
20341,371,9520.23%3,194
20351,374,8070.21%2,855

Porto Population Data (Urban Area)

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