Copenhagen, Denmark Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Copenhagen, Denmark metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Copenhagen in 2020 is 1,346,000, a 0.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Copenhagen in 2019 was 1,334,000, a 0.98% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Copenhagen in 2018 was 1,321,000, a 1.3% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Copenhagen in 2017 was 1,304,000, a 1.32% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Denmark
City Name Population
Copenhagen 1,346,000
Copenhagen - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,346,000 0.90%
2019 1,334,000 0.98%
2018 1,321,000 1.30%
2017 1,304,000 1.32%
2016 1,287,000 1.26%
2015 1,271,000 1.27%
2014 1,255,000 1.29%
2013 1,239,000 1.31%
2012 1,223,000 1.33%
2011 1,207,000 1.26%
2010 1,192,000 1.10%
2009 1,179,000 1.11%
2008 1,166,000 1.22%
2007 1,152,000 1.14%
2006 1,139,000 1.06%
2005 1,127,000 1.08%
2004 1,115,000 1.09%
2003 1,103,000 1.19%
2002 1,090,000 0.74%
2001 1,082,000 0.46%
2000 1,077,000 0.47%
1999 1,072,000 0.47%
1998 1,067,000 0.47%
1997 1,062,000 0.57%
1996 1,056,000 0.76%
1995 1,048,000 0.58%
1994 1,042,000 0.39%
1993 1,038,000 0.19%
1992 1,036,000 0.10%
1991 1,035,000 0.00%
1990 1,035,000 -0.19%
1989 1,037,000 -0.29%
1988 1,040,000 -0.48%
1987 1,045,000 -0.48%
1986 1,050,000 -0.57%
1985 1,056,000 -0.75%
1984 1,064,000 -0.65%
1983 1,071,000 -0.74%
1982 1,079,000 -0.64%
1981 1,086,000 -0.91%
1980 1,096,000 -1.08%
1979 1,108,000 -1.07%
1978 1,120,000 -1.06%
1977 1,132,000 -1.14%
1976 1,145,000 -2.30%
1975 1,172,000 -3.46%
1974 1,214,000 -3.42%
1973 1,257,000 -3.46%
1972 1,302,000 -3.48%
1971 1,349,000 -2.25%
1970 1,380,000 0.00%
1969 1,380,000 0.07%
1968 1,379,000 0.07%
1967 1,378,000 0.00%
1966 1,378,000 0.36%
1965 1,373,000 1.40%
1964 1,354,000 1.35%
1963 1,336,000 1.37%
1962 1,318,000 1.38%
1961 1,300,000 1.25%
1960 1,284,000 0.94%
1959 1,272,000 0.95%
1958 1,260,000 0.96%
1957 1,248,000 0.97%
1956 1,236,000 0.73%
1955 1,227,000 0.25%
1954 1,224,000 0.16%
1953 1,222,000 0.16%
1952 1,220,000 0.16%
1951 1,218,000 0.16%
1950 1,216,000 0.00%