Surat Thani, Thailand 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 Surat Thani, Thailand metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Surat Thani in 2020 is 496,000, a 1.43% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Surat Thani in 2019 was 489,000, a 1.24% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Surat Thani in 2018 was 483,000, a 2.11% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Surat Thani in 2017 was 473,000, a 2.16% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Thailand
City Name Population
Bangkok 10,539,000
Chon Buri 1,399,000
Samut Prakan 1,307,000
Chiang Mai 1,167,000
Songkhla 967,000
Nonthaburi 963,000
Pathum Thani 914,000
Nakhon Ratchasima 774,000
Samut Sakhon 578,000
Udon Thani 570,000
Chiang Rai 550,000
Rayong 538,000
Kalasin 518,000
Khon-Kaen 503,000
Nakhon Pathom 503,000
Surat Thani 496,000
Ubon Ratchathani 495,000
Buri Ram 454,000
Lampang 449,000
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 441,000
Roi Et 441,000
Lop Buri 437,000
Phuket 432,000
Ratchaburi 406,000
Sakon Nakhon 381,000
Chanthaburi 360,000
Suphan Buri 338,000
Lamphun 317,000
Surat Thani - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 496,000 1.43%
2019 489,000 1.24%
2018 483,000 2.11%
2017 473,000 2.16%
2016 463,000 1.98%
2015 454,000 2.02%
2014 445,000 2.06%
2013 436,000 2.11%
2012 427,000 2.15%
2011 418,000 2.45%
2010 408,000 4.08%
2009 392,000 4.26%
2008 376,000 4.16%
2007 361,000 4.03%
2006 347,000 4.20%
2005 333,000 4.06%
2004 320,000 4.23%
2003 307,000 4.42%
2002 294,000 3.89%
2001 283,000 4.43%
2000 271,000 8.84%
1999 249,000 10.67%
1998 225,000 10.29%
1997 204,000 10.87%
1996 184,000 10.18%
1995 167,000 10.60%
1994 151,000 11.03%
1993 136,000 10.57%
1992 123,000 10.81%
1991 111,000 9.90%
1990 101,000 10.99%
1989 91,000 10.98%
1988 82,000 9.33%
1987 75,000 11.94%
1986 67,000 9.84%
1985 61,000 10.91%
1984 55,000 10.00%
1983 50,000 11.11%
1982 45,000 9.76%
1981 41,000 10.81%
1980 37,000 5.71%
1979 35,000 2.94%
1978 34,000 3.03%
1977 33,000 6.45%
1976 31,000 3.33%
1975 30,000 3.45%
1974 29,000 3.57%
1973 28,000 3.70%
1972 27,000 3.85%
1971 26,000 4.00%
1970 25,000 4.17%
1969 24,000 0.00%
1968 24,000 4.35%
1967 23,000 0.00%
1966 23,000 4.55%
1965 22,000 0.00%
1964 22,000 4.76%
1963 21,000 0.00%
1962 21,000 5.00%
1961 20,000 0.00%
1960 20,000 5.26%
1959 19,000 0.00%
1958 19,000 5.56%
1957 18,000 0.00%
1956 18,000 0.00%
1955 18,000 5.88%
1954 17,000 0.00%
1953 17,000 6.25%
1952 16,000 0.00%
1951 16,000 0.00%
1950 16,000 0.00%