Qujing's 2021 population is now estimated at 976,171. In 1950, the population of Qujing was 16,854. Qujing has grown by 33,829 since 2015, which represents a 3.59% 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 Qujing, which typically includes Qujing's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.