Yangzhou's 2021 population is now estimated at 2,039,472. In 1950, the population of Yangzhou was 170,231. Yangzhou has grown by 46,699 since 2015, which represents a 2.34% 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 Yangzhou, which typically includes Yangzhou's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.