Brazzaville, Congo 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 Brazzaville, Congo metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Brazzaville in 2020 is 2,388,000, a 3.47% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Brazzaville in 2019 was 2,308,000, a 3.5% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Brazzaville in 2018 was 2,230,000, a 4.45% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Brazzaville in 2017 was 2,135,000, a 4.45% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Congo
City Name Population
Brazzaville 2,388,000
Pointe-Noire 1,214,000
Brazzaville - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 2,388,000 3.47%
2019 2,308,000 3.50%
2018 2,230,000 4.45%
2017 2,135,000 4.45%
2016 2,044,000 4.39%
2015 1,958,000 4.43%
2014 1,875,000 4.46%
2013 1,795,000 4.42%
2012 1,719,000 4.43%
2011 1,646,000 4.44%
2010 1,576,000 4.44%
2009 1,509,000 4.43%
2008 1,445,000 4.41%
2007 1,384,000 4.45%
2006 1,325,000 4.41%
2005 1,269,000 4.44%
2004 1,215,000 4.47%
2003 1,163,000 4.40%
2002 1,114,000 4.40%
2001 1,067,000 4.40%
2000 1,022,000 4.50%
1999 978,000 4.38%
1998 937,000 4.46%
1997 897,000 4.42%
1996 859,000 3.49%
1995 830,000 3.36%
1994 803,000 3.35%
1993 777,000 3.32%
1992 752,000 3.44%
1991 727,000 3.27%
1990 704,000 3.38%
1989 681,000 3.50%
1988 658,000 3.30%
1987 637,000 3.41%
1986 616,000 3.36%
1985 596,000 4.75%
1984 569,000 6.36%
1983 535,000 6.15%
1982 504,000 6.33%
1981 474,000 6.28%
1980 446,000 6.19%
1979 420,000 6.33%
1978 395,000 6.18%
1977 372,000 6.29%
1976 350,000 6.38%
1975 329,000 6.13%
1974 310,000 6.53%
1973 291,000 6.99%
1972 272,000 6.67%
1971 255,000 7.14%
1970 238,000 6.73%
1969 223,000 6.70%
1968 209,000 6.63%
1967 196,000 7.10%
1966 183,000 6.40%
1965 172,000 6.83%
1964 161,000 7.33%
1963 150,000 6.38%
1962 141,000 6.82%
1961 132,000 6.45%
1960 124,000 6.90%
1959 116,000 6.42%
1958 109,000 6.86%
1957 102,000 6.25%
1956 96,000 4.35%
1955 92,000 2.22%
1954 90,000 2.27%
1953 88,000 1.15%
1952 87,000 2.35%
1951 85,000 2.41%
1950 83,000 0.00%