Lille, 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 Lille, France metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Lille in 2020 is 1,063,000, a 0.47% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Lille in 2019 was 1,058,000, a 0.38% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Lille in 2018 was 1,054,000, a 0.38% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Lille in 2017 was 1,050,000, a 0.38% 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
Lille - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,063,000 0.47%
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%