Hamburg, Germany Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Hamburg, Germany metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Hamburg in 2019 is 1,791,000, a 0.11% decline from 2018.
  • The population of Hamburg in 2018 was 1,793,000, a 0.11% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Hamburg in 2017 was 1,791,000, a 0.11% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Hamburg in 2016 was 1,789,000, a 0.17% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Germany
City Name Population
Berlin 3,557,000
Hamburg 1,791,000
Munich 1,521,000
Cologne 1,108,000
Frankfurt am Main 769,000
Stuttgart 631,000
Duesseldorf 628,000
Dortmund 589,000
Leipzig 585,000
Essen 583,000
Dresden 569,000
Bremen 564,000
Hannover 536,000
Nurenberg 512,000
Duisburg 511,000
Bochum 374,000
Wuppertal 350,000
Bielefeld 335,000
Mannheim 327,000
Westfalen 326,000
Bonn 320,000
Karlsruhe 316,000
Hamburg - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,791,000 -0.11%
2018 1,793,000 0.11%
2017 1,791,000 0.11%
2016 1,789,000 0.17%
2015 1,786,000 0.11%
2014 1,784,000 0.11%
2013 1,782,000 0.11%
2012 1,780,000 0.11%
2011 1,778,000 0.17%
2010 1,775,000 0.11%
2009 1,773,000 0.34%
2008 1,767,000 0.51%
2007 1,758,000 0.57%
2006 1,748,000 0.52%
2005 1,739,000 0.29%
2004 1,734,000 0.17%
2003 1,731,000 0.17%
2002 1,728,000 0.41%
2001 1,721,000 0.64%
2000 1,710,000 0.47%
1999 1,702,000 0.00%
1998 1,702,000 -0.23%
1997 1,706,000 -0.12%
1996 1,708,000 0.06%
1995 1,707,000 0.18%
1994 1,704,000 0.47%
1993 1,696,000 1.01%
1992 1,679,000 1.08%
1991 1,661,000 1.34%
1990 1,639,000 1.49%
1989 1,615,000 1.83%
1988 1,586,000 -0.44%
1987 1,593,000 1.08%
1986 1,576,000 -0.63%
1985 1,586,000 -0.94%
1984 1,601,000 -0.99%
1983 1,617,000 -0.80%
1982 1,630,000 -0.67%
1981 1,641,000 -0.67%
1980 1,652,000 -0.78%
1979 1,665,000 -0.83%
1978 1,679,000 -0.83%
1977 1,693,000 -0.82%
1976 1,707,000 -0.81%
1975 1,721,000 -0.81%
1974 1,735,000 -0.80%
1973 1,749,000 -0.79%
1972 1,763,000 -0.84%
1971 1,778,000 -0.78%
1970 1,792,000 -0.33%
1969 1,798,000 -0.22%
1968 1,802,000 -0.22%
1967 1,806,000 -0.28%
1966 1,811,000 -0.22%
1965 1,815,000 -0.22%
1964 1,819,000 -0.22%
1963 1,823,000 -0.27%
1962 1,828,000 -0.22%
1961 1,832,000 1.10%
1960 1,812,000 1.29%
1959 1,789,000 1.25%
1958 1,767,000 1.20%
1957 1,746,000 1.22%
1956 1,725,000 1.29%
1955 1,703,000 1.19%
1954 1,683,000 1.26%
1953 1,662,000 1.22%
1952 1,642,000 1.23%
1951 1,622,000 0.87%
1950 1,608,000 0.00%