Minsk, 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 Minsk, Belarus metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Minsk in 2020 is 2,028,000, a 0.55% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Minsk in 2019 was 2,017,000, a 0.6% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Minsk in 2018 was 2,005,000, a 1.01% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Minsk in 2017 was 1,985,000, a 1.02% 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
Minsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 2,028,000 0.55%
2019 2,017,000 0.60%
2018 2,005,000 1.01%
2017 1,985,000 1.02%
2016 1,965,000 1.03%
2015 1,945,000 0.99%
2014 1,926,000 1.00%
2013 1,907,000 1.01%
2012 1,888,000 1.02%
2011 1,869,000 1.03%
2010 1,850,000 0.93%
2009 1,833,000 0.77%
2008 1,819,000 0.83%
2007 1,804,000 0.78%
2006 1,790,000 0.85%
2005 1,775,000 0.85%
2004 1,760,000 0.86%
2003 1,745,000 0.87%
2002 1,730,000 0.87%
2001 1,715,000 0.88%
2000 1,700,000 0.83%
1999 1,686,000 0.60%
1998 1,676,000 0.48%
1997 1,668,000 0.42%
1996 1,661,000 0.42%
1995 1,654,000 0.49%
1994 1,646,000 0.43%
1993 1,639,000 0.43%
1992 1,632,000 0.43%
1991 1,625,000 0.43%
1990 1,618,000 0.50%
1989 1,610,000 1.45%
1988 1,587,000 2.32%
1987 1,551,000 2.31%
1986 1,516,000 2.36%
1985 1,481,000 2.35%
1984 1,447,000 2.33%
1983 1,414,000 2.32%
1982 1,382,000 2.37%
1981 1,350,000 2.27%
1980 1,320,000 2.33%
1979 1,290,000 3.12%
1978 1,251,000 3.73%
1977 1,206,000 3.79%
1976 1,162,000 3.75%
1975 1,120,000 3.80%
1974 1,079,000 3.75%
1973 1,040,000 3.69%
1972 1,003,000 3.72%
1971 967,000 3.76%
1970 932,000 4.72%
1969 890,000 5.45%
1968 844,000 5.50%
1967 800,000 5.54%
1966 758,000 5.42%
1965 719,000 5.43%
1964 682,000 5.57%
1963 646,000 5.38%
1962 613,000 5.51%
1961 581,000 5.44%
1960 551,000 5.56%
1959 522,000 5.88%
1958 493,000 6.02%
1957 465,000 5.92%
1956 439,000 6.04%
1955 414,000 7.25%
1954 386,000 7.82%
1953 358,000 8.16%
1952 331,000 7.82%
1951 307,000 8.10%
1950 284,000 0.00%