Duisburg, Germany 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 Duisburg, Germany metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Duisburg in 2020 is 515,000, a 0.78% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Duisburg in 2019 was 511,000, a 0.99% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Duisburg in 2018 was 506,000, a 1.2% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Duisburg in 2017 was 500,000, a 1.21% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Germany
City Name Population
Berlin 3,562,000
Hamburg 1,790,000
Munich 1,538,000
Cologne 1,119,000
Frankfurt am Main 777,000
Stuttgart 633,000
Duesseldorf 632,000
Leipzig 591,000
Dortmund 590,000
Essen 582,000
Dresden 575,000
Bremen 565,000
Hannover 537,000
Duisburg 515,000
Nurenberg 512,000
Bochum 376,000
Wuppertal 349,000
Bielefeld 334,000
Mannheim 332,000
Westfalen 330,000
Bonn 320,000
Karlsruhe 318,000
Duisburg - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 515,000 0.78%
2019 511,000 0.99%
2018 506,000 1.20%
2017 500,000 1.21%
2016 494,000 1.23%
2015 488,000 0.41%
2014 486,000 -0.41%
2013 488,000 -0.41%
2012 490,000 -0.41%
2011 492,000 -0.20%
2010 493,000 -0.40%
2009 495,000 -0.40%
2008 497,000 -0.40%
2007 499,000 -0.40%
2006 501,000 -0.40%
2005 503,000 -0.40%
2004 505,000 -0.59%
2003 508,000 -0.39%
2002 510,000 -0.58%
2001 513,000 -0.77%
2000 517,000 -0.96%
1999 522,000 -0.76%
1998 526,000 -0.94%
1997 531,000 -0.56%
1996 534,000 -0.37%
1995 536,000 0.00%
1994 536,000 -0.37%
1993 538,000 0.00%
1992 538,000 0.37%
1991 536,000 0.37%
1990 534,000 0.75%
1989 530,000 1.92%
1988 520,000 -0.95%
1987 525,000 1.74%
1986 516,000 -0.96%
1985 521,000 -1.70%
1984 530,000 -2.03%
1983 541,000 -1.64%
1982 550,000 -1.08%
1981 556,000 0.54%
1980 553,000 2.03%
1979 542,000 1.88%
1978 532,000 1.92%
1977 522,000 1.95%
1976 512,000 1.99%
1975 502,000 2.03%
1974 492,000 1.86%
1973 483,000 1.90%
1972 474,000 1.94%
1971 465,000 1.97%
1970 456,000 -0.65%
1969 459,000 -1.29%
1968 465,000 -1.06%
1967 470,000 -1.05%
1966 475,000 -1.25%
1965 481,000 -1.03%
1964 486,000 -1.02%
1963 491,000 -1.21%
1962 497,000 -1.19%
1961 503,000 1.82%
1960 494,000 1.86%
1959 485,000 1.89%
1958 476,000 1.93%
1957 467,000 1.97%
1956 458,000 1.78%
1955 450,000 2.04%
1954 441,000 1.85%
1953 433,000 1.88%
1952 425,000 1.92%
1951 417,000 1.46%
1950 411,000 0.00%