Antwerpen, Belgium 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 Antwerpen, Belgium metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Antwerpen in 2020 is 1,042,000, a 0.48% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Antwerpen in 2019 was 1,037,000, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Antwerpen in 2018 was 1,032,000, a 0.49% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Antwerpen in 2017 was 1,027,000, a 0.49% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Belgium
City Name Population
Bruxelles-Brussel 2,081,000
Antwerpen 1,042,000
Liege 678,000
Gent 466,000
Charleroi 413,000
Antwerpen - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,042,000 0.48%
2019 1,037,000 0.48%
2018 1,032,000 0.49%
2017 1,027,000 0.49%
2016 1,022,000 0.49%
2015 1,017,000 0.49%
2014 1,012,000 0.50%
2013 1,007,000 0.50%
2012 1,002,000 0.50%
2011 997,000 0.40%
2010 993,000 0.51%
2009 988,000 0.51%
2008 983,000 0.51%
2007 978,000 0.51%
2006 973,000 0.41%
2005 969,000 0.52%
2004 964,000 0.52%
2003 959,000 0.52%
2002 954,000 0.42%
2001 950,000 0.53%
2000 945,000 0.43%
1999 941,000 0.53%
1998 936,000 0.54%
1997 931,000 0.43%
1996 927,000 0.54%
1995 922,000 0.33%
1994 919,000 0.33%
1993 916,000 0.33%
1992 913,000 0.33%
1991 910,000 0.22%
1990 908,000 0.33%
1989 905,000 0.33%
1988 902,000 0.33%
1987 899,000 0.22%
1986 897,000 0.34%
1985 894,000 0.34%
1984 891,000 0.34%
1983 888,000 0.23%
1982 886,000 0.34%
1981 883,000 0.34%
1980 880,000 0.23%
1979 878,000 0.34%
1978 875,000 0.23%
1977 873,000 0.34%
1976 870,000 0.23%
1975 868,000 0.23%
1974 866,000 0.35%
1973 863,000 0.23%
1972 861,000 0.35%
1971 858,000 0.35%
1970 855,000 0.47%
1969 851,000 0.47%
1968 847,000 0.47%
1967 843,000 0.48%
1966 839,000 0.48%
1965 835,000 0.48%
1964 831,000 0.48%
1963 827,000 0.49%
1962 823,000 0.49%
1961 819,000 0.74%
1960 813,000 0.74%
1959 807,000 0.62%
1958 802,000 0.75%
1957 796,000 0.63%
1956 791,000 0.64%
1955 786,000 0.77%
1954 780,000 0.65%
1953 775,000 0.78%
1952 769,000 0.65%
1951 764,000 0.66%
1950 759,000 0.00%