Qods, Iran 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 Qods, Iran metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Qods in 2020 is 331,000, a 1.85% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Qods in 2019 was 325,000, a 1.56% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Qods in 2018 was 320,000, a 1.91% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Qods in 2017 was 314,000, a 1.95% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Iran
City Name Population
Tehran 9,135,000
Mashhad 3,208,000
Esfahan 2,132,000
Shiraz 1,651,000
Tabriz 1,611,000
Karaj 1,580,000
Qom 1,288,000
Ahvaz 1,244,000
Kermanshah 1,026,000
Orumiyeh 793,000
Rasht 713,000
Zahedan 610,000
Bandar Abbas 607,000
Hamadan 578,000
Ardabil 568,000
Yazd 565,000
Arak 551,000
Kerman 541,000
Eslamshahr 498,000
Zanjan 467,000
Sanandaj 445,000
Qazvin 420,000
Khorramabad 394,000
Gorgan 368,000
Shahriyar 364,000
Qods 331,000
Kashan 329,000
Sari 321,000
Qods - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 331,000 1.85%
2019 325,000 1.56%
2018 320,000 1.91%
2017 314,000 1.95%
2016 308,000 1.65%
2015 303,000 2.02%
2014 297,000 1.71%
2013 292,000 1.74%
2012 287,000 2.50%
2011 280,000 4.48%
2010 268,000 4.28%
2009 257,000 4.05%
2008 247,000 4.22%
2007 237,000 4.87%
2006 226,000 5.12%
2005 215,000 4.88%
2004 205,000 5.13%
2003 195,000 5.41%
2002 185,000 5.11%
2001 176,000 5.39%
2000 167,000 5.03%
1999 159,000 5.30%
1998 151,000 4.86%
1997 144,000 6.67%
1996 135,000 8.87%
1995 124,000 8.77%
1994 114,000 9.62%
1993 104,000 8.33%
1992 96,000 9.09%
1991 88,000 10.00%
1990 80,000 8.11%
1989 74,000 8.82%
1988 68,000 9.68%
1987 62,000 8.77%
1986 57,000 9.62%
1985 52,000 8.33%
1984 48,000 9.09%
1983 44,000 10.00%
1982 40,000 8.11%
1981 37,000 8.82%
1980 34,000 9.68%
1979 31,000 10.71%
1978 28,000 7.69%
1977 26,000 8.33%
1976 24,000 9.09%
1975 22,000 10.00%
1974 20,000 11.11%
1973 18,000 5.88%
1972 17,000 6.25%
1971 16,000 14.29%
1970 14,000 7.69%
1969 13,000 8.33%
1968 12,000 9.09%
1967 11,000 10.00%
1966 10,000 11.11%
1965 9,000 12.50%
1964 8,000 0.00%
1963 8,000 14.29%
1962 7,000 0.00%
1961 7,000 16.67%
1960 6,000 20.00%
1959 5,000 0.00%
1958 5,000 0.00%
1957 5,000 25.00%
1956 4,000 0.00%
1955 4,000 0.00%
1954 4,000 33.33%
1953 3,000 0.00%
1952 3,000 0.00%
1951 3,000 0.00%
1950 3,000 0.00%