Paris, France Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Paris, France metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Paris in 2021 is 11,079,000, a 0.56% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Paris in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in France
City Name Population
Paris 11,079,000
Lyon 1,734,000
Marseille-Aix-en-Provence 1,614,000
Lille 1,068,000
Toulouse 1,037,000
Bordeaux 980,000
Nice-Cannes 943,000
Nantes 685,000
Toulon 581,000
Grenoble 531,000
Douai-Lens 501,000
Strasbourg 478,000
Avignon 472,000
Rouen 471,000
Montpellier 468,000
Saint-Etienne 376,000
Tours 362,000
Bethune 359,000
Rennes 358,000
Valenciennes 339,000
Paris - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 11,079,000 0.56%
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%