Pekan Baru, Indonesia 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 Pekan Baru, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Pekan Baru in 2020 is 1,205,000, a 2.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Pekan Baru in 2019 was 1,171,000, a 2.9% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Pekan Baru in 2018 was 1,138,000, a 2.89% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Pekan Baru in 2017 was 1,106,000, a 2.98% 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
Pekan Baru - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,205,000 2.90%
2019 1,171,000 2.90%
2018 1,138,000 2.89%
2017 1,106,000 2.98%
2016 1,074,000 2.97%
2015 1,043,000 2.96%
2014 1,013,000 2.95%
2013 984,000 2.93%
2012 956,000 2.91%
2011 929,000 2.99%
2010 902,000 4.04%
2009 867,000 4.33%
2008 831,000 4.40%
2007 796,000 4.33%
2006 763,000 4.23%
2005 732,000 4.27%
2004 702,000 4.46%
2003 672,000 4.51%
2002 643,000 4.55%
2001 615,000 4.59%
2000 588,000 4.07%
1999 565,000 4.24%
1998 542,000 4.03%
1997 521,000 3.99%
1996 501,000 4.16%
1995 481,000 4.11%
1994 462,000 4.05%
1993 444,000 4.23%
1992 426,000 3.90%
1991 410,000 5.40%
1990 389,000 8.06%
1989 360,000 7.78%
1988 334,000 8.09%
1987 309,000 7.67%
1986 287,000 7.89%
1985 266,000 8.13%
1984 246,000 7.89%
1983 228,000 8.06%
1982 211,000 7.65%
1981 196,000 6.52%
1980 184,000 4.55%
1979 176,000 4.76%
1978 168,000 4.35%
1977 161,000 3.87%
1976 155,000 4.73%
1975 148,000 4.23%
1974 142,000 4.41%
1973 136,000 4.62%
1972 130,000 4.84%
1971 124,000 5.98%
1970 117,000 5.41%
1969 111,000 6.73%
1968 104,000 5.05%
1967 99,000 6.45%
1966 93,000 5.68%
1965 88,000 6.02%
1964 83,000 6.41%
1963 78,000 5.41%
1962 74,000 7.25%
1961 69,000 4.55%
1960 66,000 6.45%
1959 62,000 6.90%
1958 58,000 5.45%
1957 55,000 5.77%
1956 52,000 6.12%
1955 49,000 6.52%
1954 46,000 4.55%
1953 44,000 7.32%
1952 41,000 5.13%
1951 39,000 5.41%
1950 37,000 0.00%