Salem Population 2021

1,123,873
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Salem's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,123,873. In 1950, the population of Salem was 197,339. Salem has grown by 21,410 since 2015, which represents a 1.94% 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 Salem, which typically includes Salem's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Salem Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,517,2942.10%31,242
20341,486,0522.14%31,075
20331,454,9772.17%30,854
20321,424,1232.19%30,556
20311,393,5672.22%30,215
20301,363,3522.23%29,799
20291,333,5532.25%29,295
20281,304,2582.25%28,661
20271,275,5972.24%27,901
20261,247,6962.21%26,990
20251,220,7062.17%25,949
20241,194,7572.12%24,804
20231,169,9532.06%23,619
20221,146,3342.00%22,461
20211,123,8731.94%21,410
20201,102,4631.90%20,552
20191,081,9111.87%19,888
20181,062,0232.02%20,985
20171,041,0382.02%20,571
20161,020,4672.02%20,163
20151,000,3042.02%19,766
2014980,5382.02%19,375
2013961,1632.02%18,992
2012942,1712.02%18,617
2011923,5542.02%18,249
2010905,3052.02%17,888
2009887,4172.01%17,510
2008869,9072.02%17,212
2007852,6952.02%16,849
2006835,8462.02%16,516
2005819,3302.01%16,167
2004803,1632.02%15,891
2003787,2722.02%15,556
2002771,7162.02%15,249
2001756,4672.45%18,079
2000738,3882.68%19,243
1999719,1452.67%18,715
1998700,4302.67%18,229
1997682,2012.67%17,730
1996664,4712.68%17,316
1995647,1552.67%16,843
1994630,3122.67%16,403
1993613,9092.67%15,956
1992597,9532.68%15,583
1991582,3701.70%9,724
1990572,6461.21%6,861
1989565,7851.21%6,769
1988559,0161.21%6,707
1987552,3091.21%6,618
1986545,6911.21%6,538
1985539,1531.21%6,451
1984532,7021.21%6,391
1983526,3111.21%6,306
1982520,0051.21%6,230
1981513,7751.91%9,605
1980504,1702.26%11,153
1979493,0172.26%10,891
1978482,1262.26%10,651
1977471,4752.26%10,402
1976461,0732.26%10,200
1975450,8732.26%9,960
1974440,9132.26%9,741
1973431,1722.26%9,512
1972421,6602.26%9,328
1971412,3323.65%14,505
1970397,8274.11%15,709
1969382,1184.11%15,068
1968367,0504.12%14,514
1967352,5364.11%13,920
1966338,6164.11%13,371
1965325,2454.11%12,826
1964312,4194.12%12,353
1963300,0664.11%11,848
1962288,2184.11%11,381
1961276,8373.36%9,006
1960267,8313.00%7,800
1959260,0312.99%7,561
1958252,4702.99%7,341
1957245,1292.99%7,119
1956238,0103.00%6,931
1955231,0792.99%6,719
1954224,3602.99%6,524
1953217,8362.99%6,326
1952211,5103.00%6,159
1951205,3514.06%8,012
1950197,3390.00%

Salem Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Delhi31,181,3762.94%
Mumbai20,667,6561.26%
Kolkata14,974,0730.84%
Bangalore12,764,9353.56%
Chennai11,235,0182.41%
Hyderabad10,268,6532.64%
Ahmedabad8,253,2262.40%
Surat7,489,7424.25%
Pune6,807,9842.69%
Jaipur4,007,5052.51%
Lucknow3,764,6192.40%
Kozhikode3,742,1985.25%
Malappuram3,608,9286.42%
Thrissur3,212,6044.71%
Kochi3,193,0293.60%
Kanpur3,153,4250.94%
Indore3,113,4453.21%
Nagpur2,940,4871.63%
Coimbatore2,860,4452.65%
Thiruvananthapuram2,690,7034.10%

Other Cities in India

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

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