Dehradun, India Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Dehradun, India metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Dehradun in 2021 is 943,000, a 2.61% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Dehradun in 2020 was 919,000, a 2.68% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Dehradun in 2019 was 895,000, a 2.76% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Dehradun in 2018 was 871,000, a 2.83% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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City Name Population
Delhi 31,181,000
Mumbai 20,668,000
Calcutta 14,974,000
Bangalore 12,765,000
Madras 11,235,000
Hyderabad 10,269,000
Ahmadabad 8,253,000
Surat 7,490,000
Poona 6,808,000
Jaipur 4,008,000
Lucknow 3,765,000
Calicut 3,742,000
Malappuram 3,609,000
Thrissur 3,213,000
Cochin 3,193,000
Kanpur 3,153,000
Indore 3,113,000
Nagpur 2,940,000
Coimbatore 2,860,000
Thiruvananthapuram 2,691,000
Patna 2,482,000
Bhopal 2,447,000
Agra 2,262,000
Vadodara 2,233,000
Kannur 2,227,000
Visakhapatnam 2,226,000
Nashik 2,123,000
Vijayawada 2,104,000
Kollam 1,941,000
Rajkot 1,934,000
Ludhiana 1,885,000
Madurai 1,766,000
Meerut 1,728,000
Raipur 1,702,000
Benares 1,693,000
Jamshedpur 1,630,000
Srinagar 1,622,000
Aurangabad 1,600,000
Tiruppur 1,559,000
Jodhpur 1,510,000
Ranchi 1,475,000
Jabalpur 1,472,000
Asansol 1,454,000
Kota 1,431,000
Allahabad 1,415,000
Gwalior 1,410,000
Amritsar 1,400,000
Dhanbad 1,348,000
Bareilly 1,286,000
Aligarh 1,245,000
Mysore 1,235,000
Moradabad 1,232,000
Durg-Bhilainagar 1,225,000
Bhubaneswar 1,194,000
Tiruchirappalli 1,182,000
Chandigarh 1,169,000
Hubli-Dharwad 1,137,000
Gauhati 1,135,000
Salem 1,124,000
Saharanpur 1,095,000
Jalandhar 1,074,000
Siliguri 1,057,000
Solapur 1,042,000
Warangal 983,000
Dehradun 943,000
Guntur 875,000
Bhiwandi 874,000
Puducherry 856,000
Firozabad 846,000
Cherthala 801,000
Bikaner 787,000
Nellore 773,000
Gorakhpur 767,000
Amravati 765,000
Cuttack 752,000
Muzaffarnagar 742,000
Kottayam 739,000
Belgaum 738,000
Malegaon 731,000
Kayamkulam 727,000
Mangalore 724,000
Bhavnagar 712,000
Jammu 709,000
Nanded Waghala 706,000
Tirupati 705,000
Gulbarga 688,000
Durgapur 687,000
Kurnool 686,000
Jhansi 654,000
Jamnagar 651,000
Erode 648,000
Bokaro Steel City 642,000
Raurkela 631,000
Kolhapur 627,000
Ajmer 622,000
Ujjain 618,000
Patiala 617,000
Bilaspur 616,000
Mathura 603,000
Agartala 595,000
Imphal 594,000
Sangli 592,000
Udaipur 580,000
Vellore 579,000
Tuticorin 578,000
Jalgaon 577,000
Gaya 576,000
Tirunelveli 574,000
Panipat 560,000
Rajahmundry 552,000
Bellary 534,000
Hosur 529,000
Kakinada 523,000
Davanagere 521,000
Muzaffarpur 516,000
Purnia 497,000
Begusarai 495,000
Latur 490,000
Bhagalpur 487,000
Rohtak 477,000
Shillong 472,000
Bhilwara 463,000
Anantapur 461,000
Yamunanagar 458,000
Akola 455,000
Kadapa 455,000
Sagar 445,000
English Bazar 440,000
Alwar 439,000
Hardwar 439,000
Rampur 435,000
Raniganj 432,000
Bijapur 424,000
Korba 424,000
Barddhaman 422,000
Baharampur 419,000
Brahmapur 415,000
Dhule 414,000
Karnal 414,000
Dhulian 412,000
Ahmadnagar 408,000
Gandhidham 406,000
Junagadh 406,000
Karimnagar 406,000
Ottappalam 403,000
Dindigul 396,000
Bihar Sharif 382,000
Anand 381,000
Shimoga 381,000
Aizawl 378,000
Bathinda 377,000
Shahjahanpur 377,000
Palakkad 376,000
Santipur 376,000
Ichalkaranji 372,000
Tumkur 368,000
Deoghar 367,000
Maunath Bhanjan 367,000
Roorkee 367,000
Ranipet 366,000
Parbhani 365,000
Dewas 363,000
Hisar 359,000
Karur 358,000
Morvi 357,000
Chandrapur 356,000
Darbhanga 356,000
Habra 354,000
Kanhangad 353,000
Farrukhabad 351,000
Satna 350,000
Jalna 347,000
Khammam 347,000
Navsari 345,000
Thanjavur 342,000
Haldwani-cum-kathgodam 340,000
Arrah 337,000
Nizamabad 337,000
Kharagpur 330,000
Hapur 327,000
Ratlam 321,000
Dehradun - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 943,000 2.61%
2020 919,000 2.68%
2019 895,000 2.76%
2018 871,000 2.83%
2017 847,000 2.92%
2016 823,000 3.00%
2015 799,000 2.83%
2014 777,000 2.91%
2013 755,000 2.86%
2012 734,000 2.95%
2011 713,000 2.89%
2010 693,000 2.97%
2009 673,000 2.91%
2008 654,000 2.83%
2007 636,000 2.91%
2006 618,000 3.00%
2005 600,000 2.92%
2004 583,000 2.82%
2003 567,000 2.90%
2002 551,000 2.99%
2001 535,000 3.28%
2000 518,000 3.81%
1999 499,000 3.74%
1998 481,000 3.66%
1997 464,000 3.80%
1996 447,000 3.71%
1995 431,000 3.61%
1994 416,000 3.74%
1993 401,000 3.89%
1992 386,000 3.49%
1991 373,000 2.75%
1990 363,000 2.54%
1989 354,000 2.31%
1988 346,000 2.06%
1987 339,000 2.42%
1986 331,000 2.48%
1985 323,000 2.22%
1984 316,000 2.27%
1983 309,000 2.32%
1982 302,000 2.37%
1981 295,000 3.15%
1980 286,000 3.62%
1979 276,000 3.76%
1978 266,000 3.91%
1977 256,000 3.64%
1976 247,000 3.78%
1975 238,000 3.93%
1974 229,000 3.62%
1973 221,000 3.76%
1972 213,000 3.90%
1971 205,000 2.50%
1970 200,000 3.09%
1969 194,000 2.65%
1968 189,000 2.72%
1967 184,000 2.22%
1966 180,000 2.86%
1965 175,000 2.34%
1964 171,000 3.01%
1963 166,000 2.47%
1962 162,000 2.53%
1961 158,000 1.28%
1960 156,000 1.30%
1959 154,000 0.65%
1958 153,000 0.66%
1957 152,000 0.66%
1956 151,000 1.34%
1955 149,000 0.68%
1954 148,000 0.68%
1953 147,000 0.68%
1952 146,000 0.69%
1951 145,000 4.32%
1950 139,000 0.00%