Gomel, Belarus 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 Gomel, Belarus metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Gomel in 2020 is 558,000, a 1.09% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Gomel in 2019 was 552,000, a 0.91% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Gomel in 2018 was 547,000, a 1.48% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Gomel in 2017 was 539,000, a 1.51% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Belarus
City Name Population
Minsk 2,028,000
Gomel 558,000
Mogilev 388,000
Grodno 387,000
Vitebsk 378,000
Brest 359,000
Gomel - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 558,000 1.09%
2019 552,000 0.91%
2018 547,000 1.48%
2017 539,000 1.51%
2016 531,000 1.34%
2015 524,000 1.55%
2014 516,000 1.38%
2013 509,000 1.39%
2012 502,000 1.41%
2011 495,000 1.43%
2010 488,000 1.04%
2009 483,000 0.21%
2008 482,000 0.00%
2007 482,000 0.00%
2006 482,000 0.00%
2005 482,000 0.21%
2004 481,000 0.00%
2003 481,000 0.42%
2002 479,000 0.21%
2001 478,000 0.21%
2000 477,000 0.21%
1999 476,000 -0.21%
1998 477,000 -0.42%
1997 479,000 -0.42%
1996 481,000 -0.41%
1995 483,000 -0.41%
1994 485,000 -0.61%
1993 488,000 -0.41%
1992 490,000 -0.41%
1991 492,000 -0.40%
1990 494,000 -0.40%
1989 496,000 1.02%
1988 491,000 2.72%
1987 478,000 2.58%
1986 466,000 2.64%
1985 454,000 2.71%
1984 442,000 2.79%
1983 430,000 2.63%
1982 419,000 2.70%
1981 408,000 2.51%
1980 398,000 2.58%
1979 388,000 3.47%
1978 375,000 3.88%
1977 361,000 3.74%
1976 348,000 3.88%
1975 335,000 4.04%
1974 322,000 3.87%
1973 310,000 3.68%
1972 299,000 3.82%
1971 288,000 3.97%
1970 277,000 4.14%
1969 266,000 4.72%
1968 254,000 4.53%
1967 243,000 4.29%
1966 233,000 4.48%
1965 223,000 4.21%
1964 214,000 4.90%
1963 204,000 4.08%
1962 196,000 4.81%
1961 187,000 4.47%
1960 179,000 4.07%
1959 172,000 4.88%
1958 164,000 4.46%
1957 157,000 3.97%
1956 151,000 4.86%
1955 144,000 4.35%
1954 138,000 4.55%
1953 132,000 4.76%
1952 126,000 4.13%
1951 121,000 4.31%
1950 116,000 0.00%