Huambo, Angola 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 Huambo, Angola metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Huambo in 2020 is 671,000, a 2.13% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Huambo in 2019 was 657,000, a 2.02% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Huambo in 2018 was 644,000, a 1.9% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Huambo in 2017 was 632,000, a 1.94% 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
Huambo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 671,000 2.13%
2019 657,000 2.02%
2018 644,000 1.90%
2017 632,000 1.94%
2016 620,000 1.97%
2015 608,000 1.84%
2014 597,000 2.05%
2013 585,000 1.92%
2012 574,000 1.77%
2011 564,000 1.99%
2010 553,000 1.84%
2009 543,000 2.07%
2008 532,000 1.92%
2007 522,000 1.95%
2006 512,000 1.79%
2005 503,000 2.03%
2004 493,000 1.86%
2003 484,000 1.89%
2002 475,000 1.93%
2001 466,000 1.97%
2000 457,000 2.01%
1999 448,000 1.82%
1998 440,000 1.85%
1997 432,000 1.89%
1996 424,000 1.92%
1995 416,000 1.96%
1994 408,000 2.00%
1993 400,000 6.95%
1992 374,000 7.16%
1991 349,000 7.06%
1990 326,000 6.89%
1989 305,000 7.02%
1988 285,000 7.14%
1987 266,000 6.83%
1986 249,000 7.33%
1985 232,000 6.91%
1984 217,000 6.90%
1983 203,000 9.73%
1982 185,000 10.12%
1981 168,000 9.80%
1980 153,000 10.07%
1979 139,000 10.32%
1978 126,000 9.57%
1977 115,000 9.52%
1976 105,000 10.53%
1975 95,000 9.20%
1974 87,000 10.13%
1973 79,000 9.72%
1972 72,000 10.77%
1971 65,000 6.56%
1970 61,000 5.17%
1969 58,000 5.45%
1968 55,000 3.77%
1967 53,000 6.00%
1966 50,000 4.17%
1965 48,000 4.35%
1964 46,000 4.55%
1963 44,000 4.76%
1962 42,000 5.00%
1961 40,000 8.11%
1960 37,000 8.82%
1959 34,000 9.68%
1958 31,000 10.71%
1957 28,000 7.69%
1956 26,000 8.33%
1955 24,000 9.09%
1954 22,000 10.00%
1953 20,000 11.11%
1952 18,000 5.88%
1951 17,000 13.33%
1950 15,000 0.00%