Batam, Indonesia 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 Batam, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Batam in 2020 is 1,546,000, a 4.96% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Batam in 2019 was 1,473,000, a 5.14% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Batam in 2018 was 1,401,000, a 5.34% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Batam in 2017 was 1,330,000, a 5.3% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Indonesia
City Name Population
Jakarta 10,770,000
Bekasi 3,394,000
Surabaya 2,944,000
Depok 2,727,000
Bandung 2,580,000
Tangerang 2,339,000
Medan 2,338,000
Semarang 1,866,000
Palembang 1,723,000
Ujung Pandang 1,584,000
Batam 1,546,000
Pekan Baru 1,205,000
Bogor 1,160,000
Bandar Lampung 1,092,000
Tasikmalaya 1,056,000
Samarinda 1,010,000
Denpasar 987,000
Padang 980,000
Malang 887,000
Banjarmasin 732,000
Balikpapan 682,000
Pontianak 668,000
Jambi 626,000
Surakarta 527,000
Ambon 513,000
Mataram 505,000
Manado 443,000
Yogyakarta 440,000
Bengkulu 401,000
Sukabumi 340,000
Cirebon 320,000
Jayapura 314,000
Pekalongan 313,000
Batam - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,546,000 4.96%
2019 1,473,000 5.14%
2018 1,401,000 5.34%
2017 1,330,000 5.30%
2016 1,263,000 5.34%
2015 1,199,000 5.27%
2014 1,139,000 5.37%
2013 1,081,000 5.26%
2012 1,027,000 5.33%
2011 975,000 5.29%
2010 926,000 7.93%
2009 858,000 8.33%
2008 792,000 8.49%
2007 730,000 8.31%
2006 674,000 8.53%
2005 621,000 8.38%
2004 573,000 8.32%
2003 529,000 8.40%
2002 488,000 8.44%
2001 450,000 8.43%
2000 415,000 18.23%
1999 351,000 18.18%
1998 297,000 18.33%
1997 251,000 17.84%
1996 213,000 18.33%
1995 180,000 18.42%
1994 152,000 17.83%
1993 129,000 18.35%
1992 109,000 18.48%
1991 92,000 12.20%
1990 82,000 1.23%
1989 81,000 1.25%
1988 80,000 1.27%
1987 79,000 1.28%
1986 78,000 2.63%
1985 76,000 1.33%
1984 75,000 1.35%
1983 74,000 1.37%
1982 73,000 1.39%
1981 72,000 1.41%
1980 71,000 1.43%
1979 70,000 1.45%
1978 69,000 1.47%
1977 68,000 1.49%
1976 67,000 0.00%
1975 67,000 1.52%
1974 66,000 1.54%
1973 65,000 1.56%
1972 64,000 1.59%
1971 63,000 1.61%
1970 62,000 1.64%
1969 61,000 1.67%
1968 60,000 0.00%
1967 60,000 1.69%
1966 59,000 1.72%
1965 58,000 1.75%
1964 57,000 1.79%
1963 56,000 0.00%
1962 56,000 1.82%
1961 55,000 1.85%
1960 54,000 1.89%
1959 53,000 0.00%
1958 53,000 1.92%
1957 52,000 1.96%
1956 51,000 2.00%
1955 50,000 0.00%
1954 50,000 2.04%
1953 49,000 2.08%
1952 48,000 0.00%
1951 48,000 2.13%
1950 47,000 0.00%