Lille, France Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Lille, France metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Lille in 2019 is 1,058,000, a 0.38% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Lille in 2018 was 1,054,000, a 0.38% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Lille in 2017 was 1,050,000, a 0.38% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Lille in 2016 was 1,046,000, a 0.48% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in France
City Name Population
Paris 10,958,000
Lyon 1,705,000
Marseille-Aix-en-Provence 1,603,000
Lille 1,058,000
Toulouse 1,011,000
Bordeaux 957,000
Nice-Cannes 942,000
Nantes 670,000
Toulon 577,000
Grenoble 525,000
Douai-Lens 501,000
Strasbourg 473,000
Rouen 469,000
Avignon 467,000
Montpellier 456,000
Saint-Etienne 374,000
Tours 359,000
Bethune 357,000
Rennes 350,000
Valenciennes 338,000
Lille - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,058,000 0.38%
2018 1,054,000 0.38%
2017 1,050,000 0.38%
2016 1,046,000 0.48%
2015 1,041,000 0.39%
2014 1,037,000 0.39%
2013 1,033,000 0.39%
2012 1,029,000 0.39%
2011 1,025,000 0.39%
2010 1,021,000 0.39%
2009 1,017,000 0.39%
2008 1,013,000 0.20%
2007 1,011,000 0.10%
2006 1,010,000 0.20%
2005 1,008,000 0.10%
2004 1,007,000 0.10%
2003 1,006,000 0.20%
2002 1,004,000 0.10%
2001 1,003,000 0.10%
2000 1,002,000 0.20%
1999 1,000,000 0.20%
1998 998,000 0.20%
1997 996,000 0.30%
1996 993,000 0.20%
1995 991,000 0.30%
1994 988,000 0.20%
1993 986,000 0.20%
1992 984,000 0.31%
1991 981,000 0.20%
1990 979,000 0.20%
1989 977,000 0.21%
1988 975,000 0.21%
1987 973,000 0.21%
1986 971,000 0.21%
1985 969,000 0.21%
1984 967,000 0.21%
1983 965,000 0.21%
1982 963,000 0.31%
1981 960,000 0.42%
1980 956,000 0.42%
1979 952,000 0.32%
1978 949,000 0.42%
1977 945,000 0.43%
1976 941,000 0.43%
1975 937,000 0.54%
1974 932,000 0.76%
1973 925,000 0.65%
1972 919,000 0.77%
1971 912,000 0.66%
1970 906,000 0.78%
1969 899,000 0.67%
1968 893,000 1.02%
1967 884,000 1.14%
1966 874,000 1.27%
1965 863,000 1.17%
1964 853,000 1.07%
1963 844,000 1.20%
1962 834,000 1.21%
1961 824,000 1.23%
1960 814,000 1.12%
1959 805,000 1.26%
1958 795,000 1.15%
1957 786,000 1.29%
1956 776,000 1.17%
1955 767,000 1.19%
1954 758,000 0.40%
1953 755,000 0.13%
1952 754,000 0.27%
1951 752,000 0.13%
1950 751,000 0.00%