Oran, Algeria Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Oran, Algeria metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Oran in 2020 is 899,000, a 1.01% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Oran in 2019 was 890,000, a 1.02% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Oran in 2018 was 881,000, a 0.92% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Oran in 2017 was 873,000, a 0.92% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Algeria
City Name Population
Algiers 2,768,000
Oran 899,000
El Djelfa 503,000
Blida 473,000
Qacentina 414,000
Annaba 358,000
Batna 329,000
Setif 313,000
Oran - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 899,000 1.01%
2019 890,000 1.02%
2018 881,000 0.92%
2017 873,000 0.92%
2016 865,000 0.82%
2015 858,000 0.94%
2014 850,000 0.95%
2013 842,000 0.84%
2012 835,000 0.97%
2011 827,000 0.85%
2010 820,000 0.99%
2009 812,000 0.87%
2008 805,000 0.88%
2007 798,000 1.01%
2006 790,000 0.89%
2005 783,000 0.90%
2004 776,000 0.91%
2003 769,000 0.92%
2002 762,000 0.93%
2001 755,000 0.80%
2000 749,000 0.94%
1999 742,000 0.95%
1998 735,000 1.38%
1997 725,000 1.40%
1996 715,000 1.42%
1995 705,000 1.29%
1994 696,000 1.46%
1993 686,000 1.48%
1992 676,000 1.35%
1991 667,000 1.37%
1990 658,000 1.39%
1989 649,000 1.41%
1988 640,000 1.43%
1987 631,000 2.10%
1986 618,000 2.32%
1985 604,000 2.37%
1984 590,000 2.43%
1983 576,000 2.49%
1982 562,000 2.37%
1981 549,000 2.23%
1980 537,000 2.48%
1979 524,000 2.34%
1978 512,000 2.40%
1977 500,000 3.31%
1976 484,000 3.86%
1975 466,000 4.02%
1974 448,000 3.70%
1973 432,000 3.85%
1972 416,000 4.00%
1971 400,000 3.90%
1970 385,000 3.77%
1969 371,000 3.92%
1968 357,000 3.78%
1967 344,000 3.93%
1966 331,000 1.85%
1965 325,000 1.25%
1964 321,000 1.26%
1963 317,000 1.28%
1962 313,000 1.29%
1961 309,000 1.31%
1960 305,000 1.33%
1959 301,000 1.35%
1958 297,000 1.02%
1957 294,000 1.38%
1956 290,000 1.40%
1955 286,000 1.06%
1954 283,000 1.43%
1953 279,000 1.09%
1952 276,000 1.47%
1951 272,000 1.12%
1950 269,000 0.00%