Beer Sheva, Israel Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Beer Sheva, Israel metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Beer Sheva in 2019 is 631,000, a 0.96% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Beer Sheva in 2018 was 625,000, a 1.63% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Beer Sheva in 2017 was 615,000, a 1.49% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Beer Sheva in 2016 was 606,000, a 1.51% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Israel
City Name Population
Tel Aviv-Jaffa 4,097,000
Haifa 1,141,000
Jerusalem 919,000
Beer Sheva 631,000
Beer Sheva - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 631,000 0.96%
2018 625,000 1.63%
2017 615,000 1.49%
2016 606,000 1.51%
2015 597,000 1.53%
2014 588,000 1.55%
2013 579,000 1.40%
2012 571,000 1.60%
2011 562,000 1.44%
2010 554,000 1.65%
2009 545,000 1.49%
2008 537,000 1.51%
2007 529,000 1.54%
2006 521,000 1.56%
2005 513,000 1.38%
2004 506,000 1.61%
2003 498,000 1.43%
2002 491,000 2.08%
2001 481,000 2.56%
2000 469,000 2.63%
1999 457,000 2.47%
1998 446,000 2.76%
1997 434,000 2.36%
1996 424,000 2.66%
1995 413,000 2.74%
1994 402,000 2.81%
1993 391,000 2.62%
1992 381,000 2.70%
1991 371,000 2.77%
1990 361,000 2.85%
1989 351,000 2.63%
1988 342,000 2.70%
1987 333,000 2.78%
1986 324,000 2.53%
1985 316,000 2.93%
1984 307,000 2.33%
1983 300,000 2.39%
1982 293,000 2.45%
1981 286,000 2.51%
1980 279,000 2.57%
1979 272,000 2.26%
1978 266,000 2.31%
1977 260,000 2.36%
1976 254,000 2.42%
1975 248,000 2.48%
1974 242,000 2.54%
1973 236,000 4.42%
1972 226,000 6.10%
1971 213,000 6.50%
1970 200,000 6.38%
1969 188,000 6.21%
1968 177,000 5.99%
1967 167,000 6.37%
1966 157,000 6.80%
1965 147,000 5.76%
1964 139,000 6.92%
1963 130,000 5.69%
1962 123,000 9.82%
1961 112,000 13.13%
1960 99,000 13.79%
1959 87,000 12.99%
1958 77,000 13.24%
1957 68,000 13.33%
1956 60,000 13.21%
1955 53,000 15.22%
1954 46,000 12.20%
1953 41,000 13.89%
1952 36,000 12.50%
1951 32,000 14.29%
1950 28,000 0.00%