Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan 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 Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Semipalatinsk in 2020 is 321,000, a 0.31% decline from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Semipalatinsk in 2019 was 322,000, a 0.31% decline from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Semipalatinsk in 2018 was 323,000, a 0.62% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Semipalatinsk in 2017 was 321,000, a 0.94% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Kazakhstan
City Name Population
Almaty 1,896,000
Astana 1,166,000
Shimkent 1,058,000
Karaganda 505,000
Aktyubinsk 431,000
Taraz 366,000
Pavlodar 335,000
Ust-Kamenogorsk 328,000
Semipalatinsk 321,000
Semipalatinsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 321,000 -0.31%
2019 322,000 -0.31%
2018 323,000 0.62%
2017 321,000 0.94%
2016 318,000 0.95%
2015 315,000 0.64%
2014 313,000 0.97%
2013 310,000 0.65%
2012 308,000 0.98%
2011 305,000 0.66%
2010 303,000 1.00%
2009 300,000 1.69%
2008 295,000 2.08%
2007 289,000 2.12%
2006 283,000 2.17%
2005 277,000 1.84%
2004 272,000 1.12%
2003 269,000 0.00%
2002 269,000 0.00%
2001 269,000 0.00%
2000 269,000 -0.37%
1999 270,000 -0.74%
1998 272,000 -1.81%
1997 277,000 -1.42%
1996 281,000 -1.75%
1995 286,000 -1.38%
1994 290,000 -1.69%
1993 295,000 -1.67%
1992 300,000 -1.64%
1991 305,000 -1.61%
1990 310,000 -1.59%
1989 315,000 0.32%
1988 314,000 1.62%
1987 309,000 1.31%
1986 305,000 1.67%
1985 300,000 1.69%
1984 295,000 1.72%
1983 290,000 1.40%
1982 286,000 1.78%
1981 281,000 1.44%
1980 277,000 1.84%
1979 272,000 1.49%
1978 268,000 1.52%
1977 264,000 1.54%
1976 260,000 1.56%
1975 256,000 1.59%
1974 252,000 1.20%
1973 249,000 1.63%
1972 245,000 1.66%
1971 241,000 1.26%
1970 238,000 3.03%
1969 231,000 3.59%
1968 223,000 3.72%
1967 215,000 3.86%
1966 207,000 4.02%
1965 199,000 3.65%
1964 192,000 3.78%
1963 185,000 3.93%
1962 178,000 4.09%
1961 171,000 3.64%
1960 165,000 3.77%
1959 159,000 2.58%
1958 155,000 1.97%
1957 152,000 2.01%
1956 149,000 1.36%
1955 147,000 2.08%
1954 144,000 1.41%
1953 142,000 2.16%
1952 139,000 1.46%
1951 137,000 2.24%
1950 134,000 0.00%