Thessaloniki, Greece Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Thessaloniki, Greece metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Thessaloniki in 2019 is 811,000, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Thessaloniki in 2018 was 811,000, a 0.12% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Thessaloniki in 2017 was 810,000, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Thessaloniki in 2016 was 810,000, a 0.12% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Greece
City Name Population
Athens 3,154,000
Thessaloniki 811,000
Thessaloniki - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 811,000 0.00%
2018 811,000 0.12%
2017 810,000 0.00%
2016 810,000 0.12%
2015 809,000 0.12%
2014 808,000 0.00%
2013 808,000 0.12%
2012 807,000 0.00%
2011 807,000 0.12%
2010 806,000 0.00%
2009 806,000 0.12%
2008 805,000 0.12%
2007 804,000 0.00%
2006 804,000 0.12%
2005 803,000 0.00%
2004 803,000 0.12%
2003 802,000 0.00%
2002 802,000 0.12%
2001 801,000 0.50%
2000 797,000 0.63%
1999 792,000 0.76%
1998 786,000 0.64%
1997 781,000 0.64%
1996 776,000 0.65%
1995 771,000 0.65%
1994 766,000 0.66%
1993 761,000 0.66%
1992 756,000 0.67%
1991 751,000 0.67%
1990 746,000 0.54%
1989 742,000 0.68%
1988 737,000 0.55%
1987 733,000 0.69%
1986 728,000 0.55%
1985 724,000 0.56%
1984 720,000 0.56%
1983 716,000 0.70%
1982 711,000 0.57%
1981 707,000 1.87%
1980 694,000 2.36%
1979 678,000 2.42%
1978 662,000 2.48%
1977 646,000 2.38%
1976 631,000 2.27%
1975 617,000 2.49%
1974 602,000 2.38%
1973 588,000 2.26%
1972 575,000 2.50%
1971 561,000 3.51%
1970 542,000 3.83%
1969 522,000 3.98%
1968 502,000 3.93%
1967 483,000 4.09%
1966 464,000 3.80%
1965 447,000 3.95%
1964 430,000 4.12%
1963 413,000 3.77%
1962 398,000 3.92%
1961 383,000 2.96%
1960 372,000 2.48%
1959 363,000 2.54%
1958 354,000 2.31%
1957 346,000 2.67%
1956 337,000 2.43%
1955 329,000 2.49%
1954 321,000 2.23%
1953 314,000 2.61%
1952 306,000 2.34%
1951 299,000 2.40%
1950 292,000 0.00%