Ambon, Indonesia Metro Area 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 Ambon, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Ambon in 2020 is 513,000, a 4.06% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Ambon in 2019 was 493,000, a 4.45% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Ambon in 2018 was 472,000, a 4.42% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Ambon in 2017 was 452,000, a 4.39% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Indonesia
City Name Population
Jakarta 10,770,000
Bekasi 3,394,000
Surabaya 2,944,000
Depok 2,727,000
Bandung 2,580,000
Tangerang 2,339,000
Medan 2,338,000
Semarang 1,866,000
Palembang 1,723,000
Ujung Pandang 1,584,000
Batam 1,546,000
Pekan Baru 1,205,000
Bogor 1,160,000
Bandar Lampung 1,092,000
Tasikmalaya 1,056,000
Samarinda 1,010,000
Denpasar 987,000
Padang 980,000
Malang 887,000
Banjarmasin 732,000
Balikpapan 682,000
Pontianak 668,000
Jambi 626,000
Surakarta 527,000
Ambon 513,000
Mataram 505,000
Manado 443,000
Yogyakarta 440,000
Bengkulu 401,000
Sukabumi 340,000
Cirebon 320,000
Jayapura 314,000
Pekalongan 313,000
Ambon - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 513,000 4.06%
2019 493,000 4.45%
2018 472,000 4.42%
2017 452,000 4.39%
2016 433,000 4.34%
2015 415,000 4.53%
2014 397,000 4.47%
2013 380,000 4.40%
2012 364,000 4.60%
2011 348,000 4.19%
2010 334,000 5.03%
2009 318,000 4.95%
2008 303,000 4.84%
2007 289,000 5.09%
2006 275,000 4.96%
2005 262,000 4.80%
2004 250,000 5.04%
2003 238,000 4.85%
2002 227,000 5.09%
2001 216,000 4.85%
2000 206,000 0.00%
1999 206,000 0.00%
1998 206,000 0.00%
1997 206,000 0.49%
1996 205,000 0.00%
1995 205,000 0.00%
1994 205,000 0.00%
1993 205,000 0.00%
1992 205,000 0.00%
1991 205,000 0.99%
1990 203,000 3.57%
1989 196,000 3.70%
1988 189,000 3.85%
1987 182,000 3.41%
1986 176,000 4.14%
1985 169,000 3.68%
1984 163,000 3.16%
1983 158,000 3.95%
1982 152,000 3.40%
1981 147,000 3.52%
1980 142,000 3.65%
1979 137,000 3.79%
1978 132,000 3.94%
1977 127,000 3.25%
1976 123,000 4.24%
1975 118,000 3.51%
1974 114,000 3.64%
1973 110,000 3.77%
1972 106,000 3.92%
1971 102,000 4.08%
1970 98,000 6.52%
1969 92,000 6.98%
1968 86,000 6.17%
1967 81,000 6.58%
1966 76,000 7.04%
1965 71,000 5.97%
1964 67,000 8.06%
1963 62,000 6.90%
1962 58,000 5.45%
1961 55,000 3.77%
1960 53,000 3.92%
1959 51,000 4.08%
1958 49,000 2.08%
1957 48,000 4.35%
1956 46,000 4.55%
1955 44,000 2.33%
1954 43,000 4.88%
1953 41,000 5.13%
1952 39,000 2.63%
1951 38,000 2.70%
1950 37,000 0.00%