Surabaya, Indonesia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Surabaya, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Surabaya in 2019 is 2,922,000, a 0.65% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Surabaya in 2018 was 2,903,000, a 0.62% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Surabaya in 2017 was 2,885,000, a 0.59% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Surabaya in 2016 was 2,868,000, a 0.6% 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
Surabaya - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 2,922,000 0.65%
2018 2,903,000 0.62%
2017 2,885,000 0.59%
2016 2,868,000 0.60%
2015 2,851,000 0.56%
2014 2,835,000 0.60%
2013 2,818,000 0.61%
2012 2,801,000 0.57%
2011 2,785,000 0.61%
2010 2,768,000 0.58%
2009 2,752,000 0.58%
2008 2,736,000 0.59%
2007 2,720,000 0.59%
2006 2,704,000 0.60%
2005 2,688,000 0.60%
2004 2,672,000 0.56%
2003 2,657,000 0.61%
2002 2,641,000 0.57%
2001 2,626,000 0.57%
2000 2,611,000 0.54%
1999 2,597,000 0.50%
1998 2,584,000 0.51%
1997 2,571,000 0.55%
1996 2,557,000 0.51%
1995 2,544,000 0.51%
1994 2,531,000 0.52%
1993 2,518,000 0.52%
1992 2,505,000 0.52%
1991 2,492,000 1.01%
1990 2,467,000 2.03%
1989 2,418,000 2.07%
1988 2,369,000 2.07%
1987 2,321,000 2.02%
1986 2,275,000 2.06%
1985 2,229,000 2.06%
1984 2,184,000 2.01%
1983 2,141,000 2.05%
1982 2,098,000 2.09%
1981 2,055,000 2.34%
1980 2,008,000 2.92%
1979 1,951,000 2.96%
1978 1,895,000 2.99%
1977 1,840,000 2.91%
1976 1,788,000 3.00%
1975 1,736,000 2.90%
1974 1,687,000 2.99%
1973 1,638,000 2.95%
1972 1,591,000 3.31%
1971 1,540,000 4.48%
1970 1,474,000 4.46%
1969 1,411,000 4.44%
1968 1,351,000 4.57%
1967 1,292,000 4.45%
1966 1,237,000 4.48%
1965 1,184,000 4.50%
1964 1,133,000 4.52%
1963 1,084,000 4.43%
1962 1,038,000 4.22%
1961 996,000 3.53%
1960 962,000 3.55%
1959 929,000 3.57%
1958 897,000 3.46%
1957 867,000 3.58%
1956 837,000 3.59%
1955 808,000 3.46%
1954 781,000 3.58%
1953 754,000 3.57%
1952 728,000 3.56%
1951 703,000 3.53%
1950 679,000 0.00%