Baku, Azerbaijan Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Baku, Azerbaijan metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Baku in 2022 is 2,401,000, a 1.27% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Baku in 2021 was 2,371,000, a 1.28% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Baku in 2020 was 2,341,000, a 1.21% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Baku in 2019 was 2,313,000, a 1.18% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Azerbaijan
City Name Population
Baku 2,401,000
Sumquayit 363,000
Ganca 348,000
Baku - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 2,401,000 1.27%
2021 2,371,000 1.28%
2020 2,341,000 1.21%
2019 2,313,000 1.18%
2018 2,286,000 1.20%
2017 2,259,000 1.16%
2016 2,233,000 1.22%
2015 2,206,000 1.19%
2014 2,180,000 1.16%
2013 2,155,000 1.17%
2012 2,130,000 1.19%
2011 2,105,000 2.09%
2010 2,062,000 2.95%
2009 2,003,000 2.98%
2008 1,945,000 2.05%
2007 1,906,000 1.17%
2006 1,884,000 0.91%
2005 1,867,000 0.65%
2004 1,855,000 0.65%
2003 1,843,000 0.71%
2002 1,830,000 0.66%
2001 1,818,000 0.66%
2000 1,806,000 0.67%
1999 1,794,000 0.50%
1998 1,785,000 0.34%
1997 1,779,000 0.40%
1996 1,772,000 0.34%
1995 1,766,000 0.40%
1994 1,759,000 0.34%
1993 1,753,000 0.40%
1992 1,746,000 0.34%
1991 1,740,000 0.40%
1990 1,733,000 0.35%
1989 1,727,000 0.76%
1988 1,714,000 1.06%
1987 1,696,000 1.07%
1986 1,678,000 1.08%
1985 1,660,000 1.03%
1984 1,643,000 1.11%
1983 1,625,000 1.06%
1982 1,608,000 1.07%
1981 1,591,000 1.08%
1980 1,574,000 1.03%
1979 1,558,000 1.76%
1978 1,531,000 2.34%
1977 1,496,000 2.33%
1976 1,462,000 2.31%
1975 1,429,000 2.29%
1974 1,397,000 2.34%
1973 1,365,000 2.32%
1972 1,334,000 2.30%
1971 1,304,000 2.35%
1970 1,274,000 2.33%
1969 1,245,000 2.38%
1968 1,216,000 2.44%
1967 1,187,000 2.42%
1966 1,159,000 2.39%
1965 1,132,000 2.44%
1964 1,105,000 2.31%
1963 1,080,000 2.47%
1962 1,054,000 2.43%
1961 1,029,000 2.39%
1960 1,005,000 2.34%
1959 982,000 1.66%
1958 966,000 0.94%
1957 957,000 0.95%
1956 948,000 0.85%
1955 940,000 0.97%
1954 931,000 0.98%
1953 922,000 0.88%
1952 914,000 0.99%
1951 905,000 0.89%
1950 897,000 0.00%