Raurkela, India Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Raurkela, India metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Raurkela in 2020 is 623,000, a 1.3% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Raurkela in 2019 was 615,000, a 1.15% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Raurkela in 2018 was 608,000, a 1.33% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Raurkela in 2017 was 600,000, a 1.35% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in India
City Name Population
Delhi 30,291,000
Mumbai 20,411,000
Calcutta 14,850,000
Bangalore 12,327,000
Madras 10,971,000
Hyderabad 10,004,000
Ahmadabad 8,059,000
Surat 7,185,000
Poona 6,629,000
Jaipur 3,909,000
Lucknow 3,677,000
Calicut 3,555,000
Malappuram 3,391,000
Kanpur 3,124,000
Cochin 3,082,000
Thrissur 3,068,000
Indore 3,017,000
Nagpur 2,893,000
Coimbatore 2,787,000
Thiruvananthapuram 2,585,000
Patna 2,436,000
Bhopal 2,390,000
Agra 2,210,000
Vadodara 2,190,000
Visakhapatnam 2,175,000
Kannur 2,167,000
Nashik 2,066,000
Vijayawada 2,040,000
Rajkot 1,878,000
Ludhiana 1,857,000
Kollam 1,852,000
Madurai 1,734,000
Meerut 1,696,000
Benares 1,665,000
Raipur 1,642,000
Jamshedpur 1,599,000
Srinagar 1,586,000
Aurangabad 1,558,000
Tiruppur 1,496,000
Jodhpur 1,472,000
Jabalpur 1,450,000
Ranchi 1,439,000
Asansol 1,431,000
Allahabad 1,394,000
Kota 1,387,000
Gwalior 1,378,000
Amritsar 1,377,000
Dhanbad 1,331,000
Bareilly 1,255,000
Aligarh 1,211,000
Mysore 1,210,000
Durg-Bhilainagar 1,208,000
Moradabad 1,197,000
Tiruchirappalli 1,165,000
Bhubaneswar 1,163,000
Chandigarh 1,148,000
Gauhati 1,117,000
Hubli-Dharwad 1,117,000
Salem 1,102,000
Jalandhar 1,054,000
Saharanpur 1,054,000
Solapur 1,031,000
Siliguri 1,020,000
Warangal 960,000
Dehradun 919,000
Bhiwandi 859,000
Guntur 854,000
Puducherry 836,000
Firozabad 821,000
Bikaner 772,000
Cherthala 764,000
Gorakhpur 758,000
Amravati 752,000
Nellore 751,000
Cuttack 742,000
Belgaum 725,000
Muzaffarnagar 717,000
Malegaon 716,000
Mangalore 713,000
Jammu 702,000
Bhavnagar 700,000
Kottayam 696,000
Kayamkulam 695,000
Nanded Waghala 690,000
Tirupati 679,000
Durgapur 675,000
Gulbarga 673,000
Kurnool 665,000
Jamnagar 645,000
Jhansi 643,000
Erode 635,000
Bokaro Steel City 634,000
Raurkela 623,000
Kolhapur 619,000
Ajmer 614,000
Ujjain 607,000
Bilaspur 600,000
Patiala 599,000
Mathura 588,000
Sangli 584,000
Imphal 576,000
Agartala 575,000
Udaipur 569,000
Vellore 569,000
Tirunelveli 566,000
Gaya 565,000
Jalgaon 565,000
Tuticorin 561,000
Panipat 548,000
Rajahmundry 544,000
Bellary 521,000
Kakinada 514,000
Davanagere 512,000
Muzaffarpur 504,000
Hosur 494,000
Bhagalpur 479,000
Latur 479,000
Purnia 478,000
Begusarai 468,000
Rohtak 467,000
Shillong 460,000
Bhilwara 452,000
Akola 451,000
Yamunanagar 451,000
Anantapur 449,000
Kadapa 443,000
Sagar 437,000
Alwar 429,000
English Bazar 427,000
Hardwar 426,000
Rampur 426,000
Korba 418,000
Barddhaman 414,000
Bijapur 414,000
Dhule 410,000
Raniganj 410,000
Brahmapur 408,000
Baharampur 407,000
Ahmadnagar 404,000
Karnal 402,000
Junagadh 397,000
Karimnagar 395,000
Dhulian 393,000
Gandhidham 390,000
Dindigul 386,000
Ottappalam 385,000
Shimoga 375,000
Shahjahanpur 374,000
Bihar Sharif 373,000
Anand 372,000
Aizawl 370,000
Bathinda 368,000
Palakkad 368,000
Ichalkaranji 367,000
Santipur 367,000
Tumkur 361,000
Parbhani 359,000
Maunath Bhanjan 358,000
Dewas 356,000
Ranipet 356,000
Hisar 354,000
Roorkee 354,000
Chandrapur 352,000
Darbhanga 351,000
Deoghar 349,000
Habra 348,000
Karur 346,000
Morvi 346,000
Farrukhabad 344,000
Satna 343,000
Jalna 341,000
Kanhangad 340,000
Khammam 339,000
Navsari 339,000
Thanjavur 337,000
Nizamabad 333,000
Arrah 329,000
Haldwani-cum-kathgodam 329,000
Kharagpur 327,000
Hapur 321,000
Ratlam 316,000
Raurkela - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 623,000 1.30%
2019 615,000 1.15%
2018 608,000 1.33%
2017 600,000 1.35%
2016 592,000 1.37%
2015 584,000 1.21%
2014 577,000 1.41%
2013 569,000 1.25%
2012 562,000 1.26%
2011 555,000 1.46%
2010 547,000 1.30%
2009 540,000 1.31%
2008 533,000 1.14%
2007 527,000 1.35%
2006 520,000 1.36%
2005 513,000 1.38%
2004 506,000 1.20%
2003 500,000 1.42%
2002 493,000 1.23%
2001 487,000 1.67%
2000 479,000 2.13%
1999 469,000 1.96%
1998 460,000 2.00%
1997 451,000 1.81%
1996 443,000 2.07%
1995 434,000 1.88%
1994 426,000 2.16%
1993 417,000 1.96%
1992 409,000 2.00%
1991 401,000 2.04%
1990 393,000 2.08%
1989 385,000 2.12%
1988 377,000 2.17%
1987 369,000 2.22%
1986 361,000 1.98%
1985 354,000 2.31%
1984 346,000 2.06%
1983 339,000 2.11%
1982 332,000 2.15%
1981 325,000 5.18%
1980 309,000 6.55%
1979 290,000 6.23%
1978 273,000 6.64%
1977 256,000 6.67%
1976 240,000 6.19%
1975 226,000 6.60%
1974 212,000 6.53%
1973 199,000 6.42%
1972 187,000 6.86%
1971 175,000 6.71%
1970 164,000 6.49%
1969 154,000 6.21%
1968 145,000 6.62%
1967 136,000 7.09%
1966 127,000 6.72%
1965 119,000 6.25%
1964 112,000 6.67%
1963 105,000 7.14%
1962 98,000 6.52%
1961 92,000 5.75%
1960 87,000 7.41%
1959 81,000 6.58%
1958 76,000 7.04%
1957 71,000 5.97%
1956 67,000 6.35%
1955 63,000 6.78%
1954 59,000 7.27%
1953 55,000 5.77%
1952 52,000 6.12%
1951 49,000 6.52%
1950 46,000 0.00%