Khulna, Bangladesh Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Khulna, Bangladesh metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Khulna in 2020 is 954,000, a 0.93% decline from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Khulna in 2019 was 963,000, a 1.23% decline from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Khulna in 2018 was 975,000, a 1.52% decline from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Khulna in 2017 was 990,000, a 1.49% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Bangladesh
City Name Population
Dhaka 21,006,000
Chittagong 5,020,000
Khulna 954,000
Rajshahi 908,000
Sylhet 852,000
Bogra 775,000
Comilla 589,000
Barisal 484,000
Rupganj 482,000
Mymensingh 460,000
Rangpur 407,000
Khulna - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 954,000 -0.93%
2019 963,000 -1.23%
2018 975,000 -1.52%
2017 990,000 -1.49%
2016 1,005,000 -1.47%
2015 1,020,000 -1.45%
2014 1,035,000 -1.43%
2013 1,050,000 -1.50%
2012 1,066,000 -1.48%
2011 1,082,000 -1.46%
2010 1,098,000 -1.44%
2009 1,114,000 -1.50%
2008 1,131,000 -1.48%
2007 1,148,000 -1.46%
2006 1,165,000 -1.44%
2005 1,182,000 -1.50%
2004 1,200,000 -1.48%
2003 1,218,000 -1.46%
2002 1,236,000 -1.51%
2001 1,255,000 0.64%
2000 1,247,000 2.21%
1999 1,220,000 2.18%
1998 1,194,000 2.23%
1997 1,168,000 2.28%
1996 1,142,000 2.24%
1995 1,117,000 2.20%
1994 1,093,000 2.25%
1993 1,069,000 2.20%
1992 1,046,000 2.25%
1991 1,023,000 3.86%
1990 985,000 4.45%
1989 943,000 4.55%
1988 902,000 4.52%
1987 863,000 4.61%
1986 825,000 4.43%
1985 790,000 4.64%
1984 755,000 4.43%
1983 723,000 4.63%
1982 691,000 4.54%
1981 661,000 5.42%
1980 627,000 5.73%
1979 593,000 5.89%
1978 560,000 5.86%
1977 529,000 5.80%
1976 500,000 5.93%
1975 472,000 5.83%
1974 446,000 8.52%
1973 411,000 9.89%
1972 374,000 10.00%
1971 340,000 9.68%
1970 310,000 9.93%
1969 282,000 9.73%
1968 257,000 9.83%
1967 234,000 9.86%
1966 213,000 9.79%
1965 194,000 10.23%
1964 176,000 9.32%
1963 161,000 10.27%
1962 146,000 9.77%
1961 133,000 8.13%
1960 123,000 6.96%
1959 115,000 7.48%
1958 107,000 7.00%
1957 100,000 7.53%
1956 93,000 6.90%
1955 87,000 7.41%
1954 81,000 8.00%
1953 75,000 7.14%
1952 70,000 6.06%
1951 66,000 8.20%
1950 61,000 0.00%