Zarqa Population 2021

737,085
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Zarqa's 2021 population is now estimated at 737,085. In 1950, the population of Zarqa was 24,523. Zarqa has grown by 7,865 since 2015, which represents a 1.08% 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 Zarqa, which typically includes Zarqa's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Zarqa Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
2035855,9601.46%12,357
2034843,6031.43%11,884
2033831,7191.38%11,334
2032820,3851.33%10,734
2031809,6511.27%10,174
2030799,4771.21%9,586
2029789,8911.15%9,005
2028780,8861.07%8,251
2027772,6350.96%7,332
2026765,3030.84%6,410
2025758,8930.73%5,501
2024753,3920.66%4,964
2023748,4280.69%5,148
2022743,2800.84%6,195
2021737,0851.08%7,865
2020729,2201.32%9,500
2019719,7201.51%10,708
2018709,0124.35%29,546
2017679,4664.35%28,315
2016651,1514.35%27,135
2015624,0164.34%25,969
2014598,0474.34%24,889
2013573,1584.34%23,820
2012549,3384.35%22,892
2011526,4464.34%21,909
2010504,5374.34%20,997
2009483,5404.34%20,096
2008463,4444.35%19,312
2007444,1324.34%18,483
2006425,6494.34%17,714
2005407,9353.53%13,925
2004394,0101.22%4,761
2003389,2491.22%4,696
2002384,5531.22%4,640
2001379,9131.22%4,578
2000375,3351.22%4,535
1999370,8001.22%4,474
1998366,3261.22%4,420
1997361,9061.22%4,360
1996357,5461.22%4,320
1995353,2261.57%5,455
1994347,7712.01%6,837
1993340,9342.00%6,693
1992334,2412.01%6,580
1991327,6612.01%6,442
1990321,2192.94%9,187
1989312,0323.88%11,658
1988300,3743.89%11,254
1987289,1203.89%10,817
1986278,3033.89%10,412
1985267,8913.88%10,009
1984257,8823.89%9,662
1983248,2203.89%9,287
1982238,9333.89%8,939
1981229,9943.88%8,593
1980221,4014.19%8,907
1979212,4944.72%9,569
1978202,9254.72%9,138
1977193,7874.71%8,714
1976185,0734.72%8,346
1975176,7274.72%7,958
1974168,7694.72%7,600
1973161,1694.71%7,248
1972153,9214.72%6,940
1971146,9814.72%6,619
1970140,3624.72%6,321
1969134,0414.71%6,028
1968128,0134.72%5,772
1967122,2414.43%5,184
1966117,0574.37%4,902
1965112,1554.36%4,690
1964107,4654.38%4,506
1963102,9594.37%4,312
196298,6477.51%6,888
196191,75912.73%10,359
196081,40012.76%9,214
195972,18612.75%8,161
195864,02512.74%7,237
195756,78812.73%6,411
195650,37712.76%5,702
195544,67512.74%5,050
195439,62512.75%4,480
195335,14512.72%3,967
195231,17812.76%3,529
195127,64912.75%3,126
195024,5230.00%

Zarqa Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Amman2,182,1511.58%
Zarqa737,0851.08%
Irbid559,3860.45%
Ar Rusayfah525,8800.45%
Al Quwaysimah397,9413.28%
Tila Al Ali338,5223.37%

Other Cities in Jordan

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

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