Bordeaux, France 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 Bordeaux, France metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Bordeaux in 2020 is 969,000, a 1.25% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2019 was 957,000, a 1.27% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2018 was 945,000, a 1.18% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Bordeaux in 2017 was 934,000, a 1.3% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in France
City Name Population
Paris 11,017,000
Lyon 1,719,000
Marseille-Aix-en-Provence 1,608,000
Lille 1,063,000
Toulouse 1,024,000
Bordeaux 969,000
Nice-Cannes 942,000
Nantes 678,000
Toulon 579,000
Grenoble 528,000
Douai-Lens 501,000
Strasbourg 475,000
Avignon 470,000
Rouen 470,000
Montpellier 462,000
Saint-Etienne 375,000
Tours 360,000
Bethune 358,000
Rennes 354,000
Valenciennes 338,000
Bordeaux - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 969,000 1.25%
2019 957,000 1.27%
2018 945,000 1.18%
2017 934,000 1.30%
2016 922,000 1.32%
2015 910,000 1.22%
2014 899,000 1.35%
2013 887,000 1.26%
2012 876,000 1.27%
2011 865,000 1.29%
2010 854,000 1.30%
2009 843,000 1.20%
2008 833,000 1.09%
2007 824,000 1.10%
2006 815,000 1.12%
2005 806,000 1.00%
2004 798,000 1.14%
2003 789,000 1.02%
2002 781,000 1.03%
2001 773,000 1.05%
2000 765,000 1.06%
1999 757,000 1.07%
1998 749,000 0.81%
1997 743,000 0.95%
1996 736,000 0.82%
1995 730,000 0.97%
1994 723,000 0.84%
1993 717,000 0.84%
1992 711,000 0.85%
1991 705,000 1.00%
1990 698,000 1.01%
1989 691,000 1.02%
1988 684,000 1.03%
1987 677,000 1.04%
1986 670,000 1.06%
1985 663,000 1.07%
1984 656,000 1.08%
1983 649,000 1.09%
1982 642,000 0.78%
1981 637,000 0.63%
1980 633,000 0.64%
1979 629,000 0.64%
1978 625,000 0.48%
1977 622,000 0.65%
1976 618,000 0.65%
1975 614,000 0.99%
1974 608,000 1.00%
1973 602,000 1.01%
1972 596,000 1.02%
1971 590,000 1.03%
1970 584,000 1.04%
1969 578,000 1.05%
1968 572,000 1.60%
1967 563,000 1.81%
1966 553,000 1.84%
1965 543,000 1.88%
1964 533,000 1.72%
1963 524,000 1.95%
1962 514,000 1.78%
1961 505,000 2.02%
1960 495,000 2.06%
1959 485,000 2.11%
1958 475,000 1.93%
1957 466,000 2.19%
1956 456,000 2.01%
1955 447,000 2.05%
1954 438,000 0.46%
1953 436,000 0.46%
1952 434,000 0.46%
1951 432,000 0.47%
1950 430,000 0.00%