Rustenburg Population 2021

532,711
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Rustenburg's 2021 population is now estimated at 532,711. In 1950, the population of Rustenburg was 13,711. Rustenburg has grown by 23,343 since 2015, which represents a 4.58% 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 Rustenburg, which typically includes Rustenburg's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Rustenburg Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035712,6031.28%8,998
2034703,6051.31%9,116
2033694,4891.35%9,248
2032685,2411.39%9,409
2031675,8321.45%9,643
2030666,1891.52%9,988
2029656,2011.63%10,520
2028645,6811.78%11,319
2027634,3622.00%12,457
2026621,9052.29%13,950
2025607,9552.66%15,762
2024592,1933.10%17,793
2023574,4003.59%19,883
2022554,5174.09%21,806
2021532,7114.58%23,343
2020509,3685.01%24,281
2019485,0875.32%24,490
2018460,5975.97%25,936
2017434,6615.97%24,475
2016410,1865.97%23,097
2015387,0895.97%21,797
2014365,2925.97%20,569
2013344,7235.97%19,411
2012325,3125.97%18,318
2011306,9945.96%17,263
2010289,7315.96%16,292
2009273,4395.95%15,356
2008258,0835.97%14,532
2007243,5515.96%13,696
2006229,8555.96%12,925
2005216,9305.95%12,183
2004204,7475.97%11,529
2003193,2185.96%10,865
2002182,3538.47%14,233
2001168,12015.28%22,284
2000145,83615.33%19,381
1999126,45515.30%16,783
1998109,67215.30%14,556
199795,11614.05%11,717
199683,39910.92%8,210
199575,18910.90%7,393
199467,79610.90%6,665
199361,13110.89%6,003
199255,12810.92%5,427
199149,7016.24%2,918
199046,7834.13%1,857
198944,9264.13%1,780
198843,1464.14%1,714
198741,4324.13%1,644
198639,7884.13%1,579
198538,2093.77%1,389
198436,8203.61%1,283
198335,5373.61%1,237
198234,3003.61%1,194
198133,1063.60%1,151
198031,9553.61%1,113
197930,8423.61%1,074
197829,7683.61%1,036
197728,7323.60%999
197627,7333.61%966
197526,7673.61%932
197425,8353.61%899
197324,9363.60%867
197224,0693.61%839
197123,2303.60%808
197022,4222.66%580
196921,8422.48%528
196821,3142.49%517
196720,7972.48%503
196620,2942.48%492
196519,8022.47%478
196419,3242.49%469
196318,8552.48%456
196218,3992.48%446
196117,9532.48%434
196017,5192.49%425
195917,0942.48%413
195816,6812.48%404
195716,2772.48%394
195615,8832.48%385
195515,4982.48%375
195415,1232.48%366
195314,7572.48%357
195214,4002.48%349
195114,0512.48%340
195013,7110.00%

Rustenburg Population Data (Urban Area)

Name Population Growth 2021
Johannesburg5,926,6682.49%
Cape Town4,709,9902.00%
Ekurhuleni3,969,9371.94%
Durban3,176,2540.57%
Pretoria2,655,2823.49%
Port Elizabeth1,266,5331.02%
West Rand909,3011.30%
Soshanguve866,0051.48%
Vereeniging779,5300.71%
Buffalo City717,0671.20%
Bloemfontein577,5601.86%
Pietermaritzburg532,7661.11%
Rustenburg532,7114.58%
Witbank470,2493.51%
Polokwane444,8594.52%

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  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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