Padang, 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 Padang, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Padang in 2020 is 980,000, a 1.66% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Padang in 2019 was 964,000, a 1.58% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Padang in 2018 was 949,000, a 1.61% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Padang in 2017 was 934,000, a 1.63% 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
Padang - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 980,000 1.66%
2019 964,000 1.58%
2018 949,000 1.61%
2017 934,000 1.63%
2016 919,000 1.55%
2015 905,000 1.57%
2014 891,000 1.60%
2013 877,000 1.62%
2012 863,000 1.65%
2011 849,000 1.56%
2010 836,000 1.58%
2009 823,000 1.60%
2008 810,000 1.50%
2007 798,000 1.53%
2006 786,000 1.55%
2005 774,000 1.57%
2004 762,000 1.60%
2003 750,000 1.49%
2002 739,000 1.65%
2001 727,000 1.54%
2000 716,000 1.27%
1999 707,000 1.29%
1998 698,000 1.31%
1997 689,000 1.32%
1996 680,000 1.34%
1995 671,000 1.36%
1994 662,000 1.22%
1993 654,000 1.40%
1992 645,000 1.26%
1991 637,000 1.76%
1990 626,000 2.79%
1989 609,000 2.70%
1988 593,000 2.77%
1987 577,000 2.85%
1986 561,000 2.75%
1985 546,000 2.82%
1984 531,000 2.71%
1983 517,000 2.78%
1982 503,000 2.65%
1981 490,000 5.38%
1980 465,000 10.19%
1979 422,000 10.47%
1978 382,000 10.40%
1977 346,000 10.19%
1976 314,000 10.56%
1975 284,000 10.08%
1974 258,000 10.26%
1973 234,000 10.38%
1972 212,000 8.72%
1971 195,000 3.17%
1970 189,000 3.28%
1969 183,000 3.39%
1968 177,000 2.91%
1967 172,000 3.61%
1966 166,000 3.11%
1965 161,000 3.21%
1964 156,000 3.31%
1963 151,000 2.72%
1962 147,000 3.52%
1961 142,000 2.90%
1960 138,000 3.76%
1959 133,000 3.10%
1958 129,000 3.20%
1957 125,000 3.31%
1956 121,000 3.42%
1955 117,000 3.54%
1954 113,000 2.73%
1953 110,000 3.77%
1952 106,000 2.91%
1951 103,000 3.00%
1950 100,000 0.00%