Luanda, Angola 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 Luanda, Angola metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Luanda in 2020 is 8,330,000, a 3.54% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2019 was 8,045,000, a 3.49% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2018 was 7,774,000, a 3.45% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2017 was 7,515,000, a 3.44% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Angola
City Name Population
Luanda 8,330,000
Lubango 828,000
Cabinda 778,000
Benguela 715,000
Huambo 671,000
Malanje 665,000
Cuito 535,000
Uige 511,000
Lobito 426,000
Luanda - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 8,330,000 3.54%
2019 8,045,000 3.49%
2018 7,774,000 3.45%
2017 7,515,000 3.44%
2016 7,265,000 3.45%
2015 7,023,000 3.45%
2014 6,789,000 6.09%
2013 6,399,000 6.47%
2012 6,010,000 6.48%
2011 5,644,000 6.49%
2010 5,300,000 6.47%
2009 4,978,000 6.48%
2008 4,675,000 6.49%
2007 4,390,000 6.48%
2006 4,123,000 6.48%
2005 3,872,000 6.46%
2004 3,637,000 6.50%
2003 3,415,000 6.49%
2002 3,207,000 6.47%
2001 3,012,000 6.47%
2000 2,829,000 6.51%
1999 2,656,000 6.45%
1998 2,495,000 6.49%
1997 2,343,000 6.50%
1996 2,200,000 6.49%
1995 2,066,000 6.44%
1994 1,941,000 6.53%
1993 1,822,000 7.30%
1992 1,698,000 7.33%
1991 1,582,000 7.33%
1990 1,474,000 7.36%
1989 1,373,000 7.35%
1988 1,279,000 7.30%
1987 1,192,000 7.29%
1986 1,111,000 7.34%
1985 1,035,000 7.37%
1984 964,000 7.35%
1983 898,000 5.15%
1982 854,000 5.30%
1981 811,000 5.19%
1980 771,000 5.18%
1979 733,000 5.16%
1978 697,000 5.29%
1977 662,000 5.08%
1976 630,000 5.18%
1975 599,000 5.27%
1974 569,000 5.18%
1973 541,000 5.25%
1972 514,000 5.11%
1971 489,000 6.54%
1970 459,000 7.75%
1969 426,000 7.85%
1968 395,000 7.92%
1967 366,000 7.65%
1966 340,000 7.94%
1965 315,000 7.88%
1964 292,000 7.75%
1963 271,000 7.97%
1962 251,000 7.73%
1961 233,000 6.39%
1960 219,000 4.29%
1959 210,000 5.00%
1958 200,000 4.71%
1957 191,000 4.95%
1956 182,000 4.60%
1955 174,000 4.82%
1954 166,000 4.40%
1953 159,000 4.61%
1952 152,000 4.83%
1951 145,000 5.07%
1950 138,000 0.00%