Shimkent Population 2021

1,093,289
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Shimkent's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,093,289. In 1950, the population of Shimkent was 112,775. Shimkent has grown by 35,353 since 2015, which represents a 3.34% 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 Shimkent, which typically includes Shimkent's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Shimkent Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,373,9411.28%17,324
20341,356,6171.25%16,812
20331,339,8051.24%16,386
20321,323,4191.23%16,066
20311,307,3531.23%15,887
20301,291,4661.24%15,878
20291,275,5881.28%16,183
20281,259,4051.36%16,948
20271,242,4571.49%18,295
20261,224,1621.68%20,273
20251,203,8891.94%22,869
20241,181,0202.25%25,947
20231,155,0732.60%29,269
20221,125,8042.97%32,515
20211,093,2893.34%35,353
20201,057,9363.66%37,332
20191,020,6043.91%38,364
2018982,2405.34%49,825
2017932,4155.34%47,298
2016885,1175.36%45,019
2015840,0985.35%42,672
2014797,4265.35%40,505
2013756,9215.34%38,396
2012718,5255.36%36,546
2011681,9795.35%34,640
2010647,3395.35%32,881
2009614,4584.19%24,729
2008589,7293.60%20,496
2007569,2333.60%19,757
2006549,4763.60%19,071
2005530,4053.59%18,385
2004512,0203.60%17,794
2003494,2263.60%17,153
2002477,0733.60%16,558
2001460,5153.59%15,962
2000444,5533.60%15,450
1999429,1031.94%8,182
1998420,9211.08%4,512
1997416,4091.08%4,457
1996411,9521.09%4,422
1995407,5301.08%4,368
1994403,1621.08%4,322
1993398,8401.08%4,269
1992394,5711.08%4,235
1991390,3361.08%4,184
1990386,1521.08%4,139
1989382,0131.46%5,489
1988376,5241.79%6,628
1987369,8961.79%6,503
1986363,3931.79%6,389
1985357,0041.79%6,267
1984350,7371.79%6,175
1983344,5621.79%6,058
1982338,5041.79%5,951
1981332,5531.79%5,838
1980326,7151.79%5,752
1979320,9632.37%7,444
1978313,5192.86%8,717
1977304,8022.86%8,463
1976296,3392.86%8,250
1975288,0892.86%8,009
1974280,0802.86%7,787
1973272,2932.86%7,560
1972264,7332.86%7,371
1971257,3622.86%7,155
1970250,2073.69%8,911
1969241,2964.39%10,157
1968231,1394.41%9,756
1967221,3834.40%9,332
1966212,0514.40%8,939
1965203,1124.39%8,550
1964194,5624.41%8,212
1963186,3504.40%7,855
1962178,4954.40%7,524
1961170,9714.40%7,198
1960163,7734.41%6,912
1959156,8614.02%6,062
1958150,7993.70%5,378
1957145,4213.69%5,180
1956140,2413.70%5,009
1955135,2323.70%4,825
1954130,4073.70%4,650
1953125,7573.69%4,479
1952121,2783.70%4,332
1951116,9463.70%4,171
1950112,7750.00%

Shimkent Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Almaty1,927,6231.68%
Astana1,211,7893.93%
Shimkent1,093,2893.34%
Karaganda505,1570.04%
Aktyubinsk435,4840.93%
Taraz367,5510.32%
Pavlodar334,639-0.22%
Ust Kamenogorsk327,969-0.07%
Semipalatinsk320,985-0.11%

Other Cities in Kazakhstan

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

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