Haifa, Israel 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 Haifa, Israel metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Haifa in 2020 is 1,147,000, a 0.53% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Haifa in 2019 was 1,141,000, a 0.53% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Haifa in 2018 was 1,135,000, a 0.98% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Haifa in 2017 was 1,124,000, a 1.08% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Israel
City Name Population
Tel Aviv-Jaffa 4,181,000
Haifa 1,147,000
Jerusalem 932,000
Beer Sheva 638,000
Haifa - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,147,000 0.53%
2019 1,141,000 0.53%
2018 1,135,000 0.98%
2017 1,124,000 1.08%
2016 1,112,000 1.00%
2015 1,101,000 1.01%
2014 1,090,000 1.02%
2013 1,079,000 0.94%
2012 1,069,000 1.04%
2011 1,058,000 1.05%
2010 1,047,000 0.96%
2009 1,037,000 1.07%
2008 1,026,000 0.98%
2007 1,016,000 0.99%
2006 1,006,000 1.00%
2005 996,000 1.01%
2004 986,000 1.02%
2003 976,000 1.88%
2002 958,000 2.90%
2001 931,000 2.87%
2000 905,000 2.84%
1999 880,000 2.80%
1998 856,000 2.88%
1997 832,000 2.84%
1996 809,000 3.19%
1995 784,000 3.57%
1994 757,000 3.42%
1993 732,000 3.54%
1992 707,000 3.51%
1991 683,000 3.48%
1990 660,000 3.61%
1989 637,000 3.41%
1988 616,000 3.53%
1987 595,000 3.48%
1986 575,000 3.60%
1985 555,000 3.35%
1984 537,000 3.87%
1983 517,000 4.02%
1982 497,000 3.97%
1981 478,000 3.91%
1980 460,000 3.84%
1979 443,000 3.99%
1978 426,000 3.90%
1977 410,000 4.06%
1976 394,000 3.96%
1975 379,000 4.12%
1974 364,000 3.70%
1973 351,000 4.15%
1972 337,000 2.43%
1971 329,000 2.49%
1970 321,000 2.23%
1969 314,000 2.28%
1968 307,000 2.33%
1967 300,000 2.39%
1966 293,000 2.45%
1965 286,000 2.51%
1964 279,000 2.20%
1963 273,000 2.25%
1962 267,000 2.69%
1961 260,000 1.96%
1960 255,000 2.41%
1959 249,000 2.47%
1958 243,000 2.10%
1957 238,000 2.15%
1956 233,000 2.19%
1955 228,000 2.24%
1954 223,000 2.29%
1953 218,000 2.35%
1952 213,000 2.40%
1951 208,000 1.96%
1950 204,000 0.00%