Djibouti, Djibouti Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Djibouti, Djibouti metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Djibouti in 2020 is 576,000, a 1.23% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Djibouti in 2019 was 569,000, a 1.25% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Djibouti in 2018 was 562,000, a 2% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Djibouti in 2017 was 551,000, a 1.85% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Djibouti
City Name Population
Djibouti 576,000
Djibouti - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 576,000 1.23%
2019 569,000 1.25%
2018 562,000 2.00%
2017 551,000 1.85%
2016 541,000 1.88%
2015 531,000 1.72%
2014 522,000 1.95%
2013 512,000 1.79%
2012 503,000 1.82%
2011 494,000 1.86%
2010 485,000 1.89%
2009 476,000 1.93%
2008 467,000 1.74%
2007 459,000 1.77%
2006 451,000 2.04%
2005 442,000 1.84%
2004 434,000 1.88%
2003 426,000 1.67%
2002 419,000 1.95%
2001 411,000 1.73%
2000 404,000 2.02%
1999 396,000 1.80%
1998 389,000 1.83%
1997 382,000 1.87%
1996 375,000 1.90%
1995 368,000 1.94%
1994 361,000 1.69%
1993 355,000 2.01%
1992 348,000 1.75%
1991 342,000 7.89%
1990 317,000 10.45%
1989 287,000 10.38%
1988 260,000 10.64%
1987 235,000 10.33%
1986 213,000 10.36%
1985 193,000 10.92%
1984 174,000 10.13%
1983 158,000 8.97%
1982 145,000 7.41%
1981 135,000 7.14%
1980 126,000 7.69%
1979 117,000 7.34%
1978 109,000 6.86%
1977 102,000 7.37%
1976 95,000 7.95%
1975 88,000 7.32%
1974 82,000 6.49%
1973 77,000 8.45%
1972 71,000 5.97%
1971 67,000 8.06%
1970 62,000 5.08%
1969 59,000 3.51%
1968 57,000 3.64%
1967 55,000 5.77%
1966 52,000 4.00%
1965 50,000 4.17%
1964 48,000 4.35%
1963 46,000 4.55%
1962 44,000 4.76%
1961 42,000 5.00%
1960 40,000 8.11%
1959 37,000 5.71%
1958 35,000 9.38%
1957 32,000 6.67%
1956 30,000 7.14%
1955 28,000 7.69%
1954 26,000 4.00%
1953 25,000 8.70%
1952 23,000 9.52%
1951 21,000 5.00%
1950 20,000 0.00%