Al-Quwaysimah, Jordan 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 Al-Quwaysimah, Jordan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Al-Quwaysimah in 2020 is 385,000, a 3.77% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Al-Quwaysimah in 2019 was 371,000, a 4.21% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Al-Quwaysimah in 2018 was 356,000, a 7.23% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Al-Quwaysimah in 2017 was 332,000, a 7.44% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Jordan
City Name Population
Amman 2,148,000
Zarqa 729,000
Irbid 557,000
Ar-Rusayfah 524,000
Al-Quwaysimah 385,000
Tila al-Ali 327,000
Al-Quwaysimah - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 385,000 3.77%
2019 371,000 4.21%
2018 356,000 7.23%
2017 332,000 7.44%
2016 309,000 7.29%
2015 288,000 7.06%
2014 269,000 7.60%
2013 250,000 7.30%
2012 233,000 6.88%
2011 218,000 7.39%
2010 203,000 7.41%
2009 189,000 7.39%
2008 176,000 7.32%
2007 164,000 7.19%
2006 153,000 6.99%
2005 143,000 7.52%
2004 133,000 7.26%
2003 124,000 6.90%
2002 116,000 7.41%
2001 108,000 6.93%
2000 101,000 7.45%
1999 94,000 6.82%
1998 88,000 7.32%
1997 82,000 7.89%
1996 76,000 7.04%
1995 71,000 7.58%
1994 66,000 6.45%
1993 62,000 6.90%
1992 58,000 7.41%
1991 54,000 8.00%
1990 50,000 6.38%
1989 47,000 6.82%
1988 44,000 7.32%
1987 41,000 7.89%
1986 38,000 5.56%
1985 36,000 9.09%
1984 33,000 6.45%
1983 31,000 6.90%
1982 29,000 7.41%
1981 27,000 8.00%
1980 25,000 8.70%
1979 23,000 4.55%
1978 22,000 10.00%
1977 20,000 5.26%
1976 19,000 5.56%
1975 18,000 5.88%
1974 17,000 13.33%
1973 15,000 7.14%
1972 14,000 7.69%
1971 13,000 0.00%
1970 13,000 8.33%
1969 12,000 9.09%
1968 11,000 10.00%
1967 10,000 11.11%
1966 9,000 0.00%
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 0.00%
1959 6,000 20.00%
1958 5,000 0.00%
1957 5,000 0.00%
1956 5,000 25.00%
1955 4,000 0.00%
1954 4,000 0.00%
1953 4,000 0.00%
1952 4,000 33.33%
1951 3,000 0.00%
1950 3,000 0.00%