Sulaimaniya's 2021 population is now estimated at 758,795. In 1950, the population of Sulaimaniya was 37,033. Sulaimaniya has grown by 19,613 since 2015, which represents a 2.65% 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 Sulaimaniya, which typically includes Sulaimaniya's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.