Samarinda, Indonesia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Samarinda, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Samarinda in 2019 is 979,000, a 3.27% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Samarinda in 2018 was 948,000, a 3.27% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Samarinda in 2017 was 918,000, a 3.26% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Samarinda in 2016 was 889,000, a 3.37% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Indonesia
City Name Population
Jakarta 10,639,000
Bekasi 3,277,000
Surabaya 2,922,000
Depok 2,615,000
Bandung 2,558,000
Medan 2,311,000
Tangerang 2,280,000
Semarang 1,833,000
Palembang 1,693,000
Ujung Pandang 1,556,000
Batam 1,473,000
Pekan Baru 1,171,000
Bogor 1,137,000
Bandar Lampung 1,069,000
Tasikmalaya 1,000,000
Samarinda 979,000
Denpasar 965,000
Padang 964,000
Malang 879,000
Banjarmasin 720,000
Balikpapan 669,000
Pontianak 656,000
Jambi 616,000
Surakarta 524,000
Mataram 494,000
Ambon 493,000
Manado 439,000
Yogyakarta 434,000
Bengkulu 391,000
Sukabumi 335,000
Cirebon 317,000
Pekalongan 310,000
Jayapura 308,000
Samarinda - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 979,000 3.27%
2018 948,000 3.27%
2017 918,000 3.26%
2016 889,000 3.37%
2015 860,000 3.24%
2014 833,000 3.35%
2013 806,000 3.20%
2012 781,000 3.31%
2011 756,000 3.42%
2010 731,000 3.39%
2009 707,000 3.36%
2008 684,000 3.32%
2007 662,000 3.44%
2006 640,000 3.39%
2005 619,000 3.51%
2004 598,000 3.28%
2003 579,000 3.58%
2002 559,000 3.33%
2001 541,000 3.44%
2000 523,000 2.55%
1999 510,000 2.62%
1998 497,000 2.69%
1997 484,000 2.54%
1996 472,000 2.61%
1995 460,000 2.68%
1994 448,000 2.75%
1993 436,000 2.59%
1992 425,000 2.66%
1991 414,000 2.99%
1990 402,000 4.42%
1989 385,000 4.62%
1988 368,000 4.25%
1987 353,000 4.44%
1986 338,000 4.32%
1985 324,000 4.52%
1984 310,000 4.38%
1983 297,000 4.58%
1982 284,000 4.41%
1981 272,000 5.43%
1980 258,000 7.50%
1979 240,000 7.14%
1978 224,000 7.69%
1977 208,000 7.22%
1976 194,000 7.78%
1975 180,000 7.14%
1974 168,000 7.69%
1973 156,000 7.59%
1972 145,000 7.41%
1971 135,000 7.14%
1970 126,000 6.78%
1969 118,000 7.27%
1968 110,000 6.80%
1967 103,000 7.29%
1966 96,000 6.67%
1965 90,000 7.14%
1964 84,000 7.69%
1963 78,000 6.85%
1962 73,000 7.35%
1961 68,000 6.25%
1960 64,000 4.92%
1959 61,000 7.02%
1958 57,000 5.56%
1957 54,000 5.88%
1956 51,000 6.25%
1955 48,000 6.67%
1954 45,000 4.65%
1953 43,000 7.50%
1952 40,000 5.26%
1951 38,000 5.56%
1950 36,000 0.00%