Yinchuan's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,626,584. In 1950, the population of Yinchuan was 59,176. Yinchuan has grown by 47,535 since 2015, which represents a 3.01% 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 Yinchuan, which typically includes Yinchuan's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.