Mandalay, Myanmar 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 Mandalay, Myanmar metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Mandalay in 2020 is 1,438,000, a 2.28% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Mandalay in 2019 was 1,406,000, a 2.33% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Mandalay in 2018 was 1,374,000, a 2.69% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Mandalay in 2017 was 1,338,000, a 2.76% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Myanmar
City Name Population
Yangon 5,332,000
Mandalay 1,438,000
Nay Pyi Taw 594,000
Mandalay - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,438,000 2.28%
2019 1,406,000 2.33%
2018 1,374,000 2.69%
2017 1,338,000 2.76%
2016 1,302,000 2.68%
2015 1,268,000 2.76%
2014 1,234,000 2.75%
2013 1,201,000 2.65%
2012 1,170,000 2.81%
2011 1,138,000 2.71%
2010 1,108,000 2.69%
2009 1,079,000 2.76%
2008 1,050,000 2.74%
2007 1,022,000 2.71%
2006 995,000 2.68%
2005 969,000 2.76%
2004 943,000 2.72%
2003 918,000 2.68%
2002 894,000 2.76%
2001 870,000 2.72%
2000 847,000 2.67%
1999 825,000 2.74%
1998 803,000 2.69%
1997 782,000 2.76%
1996 761,000 2.70%
1995 741,000 2.77%
1994 721,000 2.71%
1993 702,000 2.78%
1992 683,000 2.71%
1991 665,000 2.62%
1990 648,000 2.86%
1989 630,000 2.61%
1988 614,000 2.85%
1987 597,000 2.58%
1986 582,000 2.83%
1985 566,000 2.72%
1984 551,000 2.61%
1983 537,000 2.68%
1982 523,000 2.35%
1981 511,000 2.40%
1980 499,000 2.46%
1979 487,000 2.53%
1978 475,000 2.59%
1977 463,000 2.43%
1976 452,000 2.26%
1975 442,000 2.55%
1974 431,000 2.38%
1973 421,000 3.69%
1972 406,000 4.10%
1971 390,000 4.28%
1970 374,000 3.89%
1969 360,000 4.35%
1968 345,000 3.92%
1967 332,000 4.08%
1966 319,000 4.25%
1965 306,000 4.08%
1964 294,000 4.26%
1963 282,000 4.06%
1962 271,000 3.83%
1961 261,000 4.40%
1960 250,000 3.73%
1959 241,000 4.33%
1958 231,000 4.05%
1957 222,000 4.23%
1956 213,000 3.90%
1955 205,000 4.06%
1954 197,000 4.23%
1953 189,000 3.85%
1952 182,000 4.60%
1951 174,000 4.19%
1950 167,000 0.00%