Matsuyama, Japan Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Matsuyama, Japan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Matsuyama in 2020 is 510,000, a 0.39% decline from 2019.
  • The population of Matsuyama in 2019 was 512,000, a 0.39% decline from 2018.
  • The population of Matsuyama in 2018 was 514,000, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Matsuyama in 2017 was 514,000, a 0.19% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Japan
City Name Population
Tokyo 37,393,000
Osaka 19,165,000
Nagoya 9,552,000
Kitakyushu-Fukuoka 5,529,000
Shizuoka-Hamamatsu 2,922,000
Sapporo 2,670,000
Sendai 2,327,000
Hiroshima 2,083,000
Niigata 804,000
Kumamoto 743,000
Okayama 725,000
Kagoshima 591,000
Utsunomiya 522,000
Matsuyama 510,000
Oita 479,000
Kurashiki 476,000
Kanazawa 466,000
Fukuyama 465,000
Takamatsu 420,000
Nagasaki 414,000
Toyama 413,000
Miyazaki 399,000
Nagano 372,000
Toyohashi 371,000
Takasaki 369,000
Iwaki 356,000
Asahikawa 331,000
Koriyama 331,000
Maebashi 331,000
Kochi 330,000
Naha 321,000
Akita 307,000
Kurume 305,000
Matsuyama - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 510,000 -0.39%
2019 512,000 -0.39%
2018 514,000 0.00%
2017 514,000 -0.19%
2016 515,000 0.00%
2015 515,000 0.00%
2014 515,000 -0.19%
2013 516,000 0.00%
2012 516,000 -0.19%
2011 517,000 0.00%
2010 517,000 0.00%
2009 517,000 0.19%
2008 516,000 0.00%
2007 516,000 0.19%
2006 515,000 0.00%
2005 515,000 0.39%
2004 513,000 0.20%
2003 512,000 0.20%
2002 511,000 0.39%
2001 509,000 0.20%
2000 508,000 0.59%
1999 505,000 0.40%
1998 503,000 0.40%
1997 501,000 0.40%
1996 499,000 1.42%
1995 492,000 4.24%
1994 472,000 4.42%
1993 452,000 4.15%
1992 434,000 4.33%
1991 416,000 4.26%
1990 399,000 4.45%
1989 382,000 4.37%
1988 366,000 4.27%
1987 351,000 4.15%
1986 337,000 3.69%
1985 325,000 1.88%
1984 319,000 1.59%
1983 314,000 1.95%
1982 308,000 1.99%
1981 302,000 2.37%
1980 295,000 4.61%
1979 282,000 4.44%
1978 270,000 4.65%
1977 258,000 4.88%
1976 246,000 4.68%
1975 235,000 4.44%
1974 225,000 4.65%
1973 215,000 4.37%
1972 206,000 4.57%
1971 197,000 4.23%
1970 189,000 2.72%
1969 184,000 2.79%
1968 179,000 2.29%
1967 175,000 2.94%
1966 170,000 2.41%
1965 166,000 2.47%
1964 162,000 1.89%
1963 159,000 2.58%
1962 155,000 2.65%
1961 151,000 2.03%
1960 148,000 2.78%
1959 144,000 2.13%
1958 141,000 2.17%
1957 138,000 2.99%
1956 134,000 2.29%
1955 131,000 2.34%
1954 128,000 2.40%
1953 125,000 2.46%
1952 122,000 2.52%
1951 119,000 1.71%
1950 117,000 0.00%