NDjamena, Chad 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 NDjamena, Chad metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of NDjamena in 2020 is 1,423,000, a 3.72% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of NDjamena in 2019 was 1,372,000, a 3.7% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of NDjamena in 2018 was 1,323,000, a 3.68% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of NDjamena in 2017 was 1,276,000, a 3.74% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Chad
City Name Population
NDjamena 1,423,000
NDjamena - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,423,000 3.72%
2019 1,372,000 3.70%
2018 1,323,000 3.68%
2017 1,276,000 3.74%
2016 1,230,000 3.62%
2015 1,187,000 3.67%
2014 1,145,000 3.71%
2013 1,104,000 3.66%
2012 1,065,000 3.70%
2011 1,027,000 3.63%
2010 991,000 3.77%
2009 955,000 3.69%
2008 921,000 3.60%
2007 889,000 3.73%
2006 857,000 3.63%
2005 827,000 3.76%
2004 797,000 3.64%
2003 769,000 3.64%
2002 742,000 3.78%
2001 715,000 3.62%
2000 690,000 3.76%
1999 665,000 3.58%
1998 642,000 3.72%
1997 619,000 3.69%
1996 597,000 3.65%
1995 576,000 3.78%
1994 555,000 3.74%
1993 535,000 3.88%
1992 515,000 3.83%
1991 496,000 3.98%
1990 477,000 3.92%
1989 459,000 4.08%
1988 441,000 3.76%
1987 425,000 4.17%
1986 408,000 3.82%
1985 393,000 3.97%
1984 378,000 3.85%
1983 364,000 4.00%
1982 350,000 4.17%
1981 336,000 3.70%
1980 324,000 4.18%
1979 311,000 4.01%
1978 299,000 8.73%
1977 275,000 9.13%
1976 252,000 9.09%
1975 231,000 8.96%
1974 212,000 8.72%
1973 195,000 8.94%
1972 179,000 7.19%
1971 167,000 7.74%
1970 155,000 6.90%
1969 145,000 7.41%
1968 135,000 7.14%
1967 126,000 7.69%
1966 117,000 7.34%
1965 109,000 6.86%
1964 102,000 7.37%
1963 95,000 7.95%
1962 88,000 11.39%
1961 79,000 11.27%
1960 71,000 10.94%
1959 64,000 10.34%
1958 58,000 11.54%
1957 52,000 10.64%
1956 47,000 11.90%
1955 42,000 10.53%
1954 38,000 11.76%
1953 34,000 13.33%
1952 30,000 11.11%
1951 27,000 8.00%
1950 25,000 0.00%