Tabriz, Iran Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Tabriz, Iran metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Tabriz in 2019 is 1,596,000, a 0.88% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Tabriz in 2018 was 1,582,000, a 0.83% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Tabriz in 2017 was 1,569,000, a 0.84% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Tabriz in 2016 was 1,556,000, a 0.91% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Iran
City Name Population
Tehran 9,014,000
Mashhad 3,152,000
Esfahan 2,086,000
Shiraz 1,628,000
Tabriz 1,596,000
Karaj 1,581,000
Qom 1,265,000
Ahvaz 1,228,000
Kermanshah 1,005,000
Orumiyeh 778,000
Rasht 704,000
Zahedan 604,000
Bandar Abbas 585,000
Hamadan 571,000
Ardabil 558,000
Yazd 556,000
Arak 543,000
Kerman 540,000
Eslamshahr 485,000
Zanjan 458,000
Sanandaj 436,000
Qazvin 415,000
Khorramabad 388,000
Gorgan 363,000
Shahriyar 349,000
Qods 325,000
Kashan 322,000
Sari 318,000
Tabriz - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,596,000 0.88%
2018 1,582,000 0.83%
2017 1,569,000 0.84%
2016 1,556,000 0.91%
2015 1,542,000 0.85%
2014 1,529,000 0.79%
2013 1,517,000 0.86%
2012 1,504,000 1.01%
2011 1,489,000 1.36%
2010 1,469,000 1.38%
2009 1,449,000 1.33%
2008 1,430,000 1.35%
2007 1,411,000 1.44%
2006 1,391,000 1.61%
2005 1,369,000 1.63%
2004 1,347,000 1.58%
2003 1,326,000 1.61%
2002 1,305,000 1.64%
2001 1,284,000 1.58%
2000 1,264,000 1.61%
1999 1,244,000 1.55%
1998 1,225,000 1.66%
1997 1,205,000 1.60%
1996 1,186,000 1.80%
1995 1,165,000 1.84%
1994 1,144,000 1.78%
1993 1,124,000 1.81%
1992 1,104,000 1.94%
1991 1,083,000 2.36%
1990 1,058,000 2.22%
1989 1,035,000 2.37%
1988 1,011,000 2.22%
1987 989,000 2.91%
1986 961,000 5.03%
1985 915,000 5.05%
1984 871,000 5.07%
1983 829,000 5.07%
1982 789,000 5.06%
1981 751,000 5.03%
1980 715,000 4.99%
1979 681,000 5.09%
1978 648,000 5.02%
1977 617,000 4.75%
1976 589,000 3.88%
1975 567,000 4.04%
1974 545,000 4.01%
1973 524,000 3.97%
1972 504,000 4.13%
1971 484,000 3.86%
1970 466,000 4.02%
1969 448,000 4.19%
1968 430,000 3.86%
1967 414,000 3.76%
1966 399,000 3.37%
1965 386,000 3.49%
1964 373,000 3.32%
1963 361,000 3.44%
1962 349,000 3.25%
1961 338,000 3.36%
1960 327,000 3.48%
1959 316,000 3.27%
1958 306,000 3.38%
1957 296,000 3.14%
1956 287,000 3.61%
1955 277,000 3.36%
1954 268,000 3.08%
1953 260,000 3.59%
1952 251,000 3.29%
1951 243,000 3.40%
1950 235,000 0.00%