Kerman, Iran 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 Kerman, Iran metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Kerman in 2020 is 541,000, a 0.19% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Kerman in 2019 was 540,000, a 0.19% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Kerman in 2018 was 539,000, a 0.19% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Kerman in 2017 was 538,000, a 0% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Iran
City Name Population
Tehran 9,135,000
Mashhad 3,208,000
Esfahan 2,132,000
Shiraz 1,651,000
Tabriz 1,611,000
Karaj 1,580,000
Qom 1,288,000
Ahvaz 1,244,000
Kermanshah 1,026,000
Orumiyeh 793,000
Rasht 713,000
Zahedan 610,000
Bandar Abbas 607,000
Hamadan 578,000
Ardabil 568,000
Yazd 565,000
Arak 551,000
Kerman 541,000
Eslamshahr 498,000
Zanjan 467,000
Sanandaj 445,000
Qazvin 420,000
Khorramabad 394,000
Gorgan 368,000
Shahriyar 364,000
Qods 331,000
Kashan 329,000
Sari 321,000
Kerman - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 541,000 0.19%
2019 540,000 0.19%
2018 539,000 0.19%
2017 538,000 0.00%
2016 538,000 0.19%
2015 537,000 0.19%
2014 536,000 0.00%
2013 536,000 0.19%
2012 535,000 0.38%
2011 533,000 0.76%
2010 529,000 0.76%
2009 525,000 0.57%
2008 522,000 0.77%
2007 518,000 1.57%
2006 510,000 2.82%
2005 496,000 2.90%
2004 482,000 2.99%
2003 468,000 2.86%
2002 455,000 2.94%
2001 442,000 3.03%
2000 429,000 2.88%
1999 417,000 2.96%
1998 405,000 3.05%
1997 393,000 3.15%
1996 381,000 4.38%
1995 365,000 4.29%
1994 350,000 4.17%
1993 336,000 4.35%
1992 322,000 4.21%
1991 309,000 4.04%
1990 297,000 3.85%
1989 286,000 4.00%
1988 275,000 3.77%
1987 265,000 4.33%
1986 254,000 6.28%
1985 239,000 6.70%
1984 224,000 6.16%
1983 211,000 6.57%
1982 198,000 5.88%
1981 187,000 6.86%
1980 175,000 6.06%
1979 165,000 6.45%
1978 155,000 6.16%
1977 146,000 5.80%
1976 138,000 5.34%
1975 131,000 4.80%
1974 125,000 5.04%
1973 119,000 5.31%
1972 113,000 4.63%
1971 108,000 5.88%
1970 102,000 5.15%
1969 97,000 4.30%
1968 93,000 5.68%
1967 88,000 4.76%
1966 84,000 2.44%
1965 82,000 3.80%
1964 79,000 2.60%
1963 77,000 4.05%
1962 74,000 2.78%
1961 72,000 2.86%
1960 70,000 2.94%
1959 68,000 4.62%
1958 65,000 3.17%
1957 63,000 3.28%
1956 61,000 1.67%
1955 60,000 3.45%
1954 58,000 3.57%
1953 56,000 3.70%
1952 54,000 3.85%
1951 52,000 1.96%
1950 51,000 0.00%