Quanzhou's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,755,721. In 1950, the population of Quanzhou was 104,384. Quanzhou has grown by 61,645 since 2015, which represents a 3.64% 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 Quanzhou, which typically includes Quanzhou's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.