Gondar, Ethiopia Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Gondar, Ethiopia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Gondar in 2020 is 362,000, a 4.32% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Gondar in 2019 was 347,000, a 4.2% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Gondar in 2018 was 333,000, a 4.39% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Gondar in 2017 was 319,000, a 4.59% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Ethiopia
City Name Population
Addis Ababa 4,794,000
Mekele 524,000
Dire Dawa 408,000
Nazret 378,000
Gondar 362,000
Gondar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 362,000 4.32%
2019 347,000 4.20%
2018 333,000 4.39%
2017 319,000 4.59%
2016 305,000 4.10%
2015 293,000 4.64%
2014 280,000 4.09%
2013 269,000 4.67%
2012 257,000 4.05%
2011 247,000 4.66%
2010 236,000 4.42%
2009 226,000 4.15%
2008 217,000 4.33%
2007 208,000 5.05%
2006 198,000 4.76%
2005 189,000 5.00%
2004 180,000 5.26%
2003 171,000 4.91%
2002 163,000 4.49%
2001 156,000 4.70%
2000 149,000 4.93%
1999 142,000 5.19%
1998 135,000 4.65%
1997 129,000 5.74%
1996 122,000 5.17%
1995 116,000 4.50%
1994 111,000 2.78%
1993 108,000 3.85%
1992 104,000 2.97%
1991 101,000 3.06%
1990 98,000 3.16%
1989 95,000 3.26%
1988 92,000 3.37%
1987 89,000 2.30%
1986 87,000 3.57%
1985 84,000 3.70%
1984 81,000 2.53%
1983 79,000 3.95%
1982 76,000 2.70%
1981 74,000 2.78%
1980 72,000 4.35%
1979 69,000 2.99%
1978 67,000 3.08%
1977 65,000 3.17%
1976 63,000 3.28%
1975 61,000 3.39%
1974 59,000 3.51%
1973 57,000 1.79%
1972 56,000 3.70%
1971 54,000 3.85%
1970 52,000 1.96%
1969 51,000 4.08%
1968 49,000 2.08%
1967 48,000 4.35%
1966 46,000 2.22%
1965 45,000 4.65%
1964 43,000 2.38%
1963 42,000 2.44%
1962 41,000 5.13%
1961 39,000 2.63%
1960 38,000 2.70%
1959 37,000 2.78%
1958 36,000 2.86%
1957 35,000 2.94%
1956 34,000 3.03%
1955 33,000 3.13%
1954 32,000 3.23%
1953 31,000 3.33%
1952 30,000 3.45%
1951 29,000 3.57%
1950 28,000 0.00%