Paris, France Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Paris, France metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Paris in 2020 is 11,017,000, a 0.54% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Paris in 2019 was 10,958,000, a 0.52% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Paris in 2018 was 10,901,000, a 0.52% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Paris in 2017 was 10,845,000, a 0.52% 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
Paris - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 11,017,000 0.54%
2019 10,958,000 0.52%
2018 10,901,000 0.52%
2017 10,845,000 0.52%
2016 10,789,000 0.51%
2015 10,734,000 0.52%
2014 10,678,000 0.52%
2013 10,623,000 0.51%
2012 10,569,000 0.52%
2011 10,514,000 0.52%
2010 10,460,000 0.72%
2009 10,385,000 0.72%
2008 10,311,000 0.71%
2007 10,238,000 0.73%
2006 10,164,000 0.71%
2005 10,092,000 0.72%
2004 10,020,000 0.72%
2003 9,948,000 0.72%
2002 9,877,000 0.72%
2001 9,806,000 0.71%
2000 9,737,000 0.72%
1999 9,667,000 0.49%
1998 9,620,000 0.39%
1997 9,583,000 0.38%
1996 9,547,000 0.39%
1995 9,510,000 0.38%
1994 9,474,000 0.38%
1993 9,438,000 0.38%
1992 9,402,000 0.38%
1991 9,366,000 0.39%
1990 9,330,000 0.70%
1989 9,265,000 0.85%
1988 9,187,000 0.85%
1987 9,110,000 0.85%
1986 9,033,000 0.86%
1985 8,956,000 0.84%
1984 8,881,000 0.86%
1983 8,805,000 0.85%
1982 8,731,000 0.45%
1981 8,692,000 0.27%
1980 8,669,000 0.25%
1979 8,647,000 0.26%
1978 8,625,000 0.27%
1977 8,602,000 0.26%
1976 8,580,000 0.26%
1975 8,558,000 0.66%
1974 8,502,000 0.89%
1973 8,427,000 0.87%
1972 8,354,000 0.88%
1971 8,281,000 0.89%
1970 8,208,000 0.88%
1969 8,136,000 0.88%
1968 8,065,000 0.88%
1967 7,995,000 0.88%
1966 7,925,000 0.89%
1965 7,855,000 0.87%
1964 7,787,000 0.89%
1963 7,718,000 0.88%
1962 7,651,000 1.47%
1961 7,540,000 1.74%
1960 7,411,000 1.76%
1959 7,283,000 1.73%
1958 7,159,000 1.75%
1957 7,036,000 1.75%
1956 6,915,000 1.75%
1955 6,796,000 1.74%
1954 6,680,000 5.23%
1953 6,348,000 0.35%
1952 6,326,000 0.33%
1951 6,305,000 0.35%
1950 6,283,000 0.00%