Surabaya, Indonesia Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Surabaya, Indonesia metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Surabaya in 2022 is 3,005,000, a 1.11% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Surabaya in 2021 was 2,972,000, a 0.95% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Surabaya in 2020 was 2,944,000, a 0.75% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Surabaya in 2019 was 2,922,000, a 0.65% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Indonesia
City Name Population
Jakarta 11,075,000
Bekasi 3,622,000
Surabaya 3,005,000
Depok 2,942,000
Bandung 2,638,000
Tangerang 2,456,000
Medan 2,402,000
Semarang 1,938,000
Palembang 1,785,000
Batam 1,685,000
Ujung Pandang 1,642,000
Pekan Baru 1,271,000
Bogor 1,207,000
Tasikmalaya 1,165,000
Bandar Lampung 1,138,000
Samarinda 1,071,000
Denpasar 1,031,000
Padang 1,015,000
Malang 907,000
Banjarmasin 757,000
Balikpapan 710,000
Pontianak 694,000
Jambi 648,000
Ambon 553,000
Surakarta 538,000
Mataram 528,000
Manado 453,000
Yogyakarta 453,000
Bengkulu 422,000
Sukabumi 350,000
Cirebon 327,000
Jayapura 327,000
Pekalongan 322,000
Surabaya - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 3,005,000 1.11%
2021 2,972,000 0.95%
2020 2,944,000 0.75%
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%