Jeju, South Korea Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Jeju, South Korea metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Jeju in 2020 is 343,000, a 0.29% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Jeju in 2019 was 342,000, a 0.59% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Jeju in 2018 was 340,000, a 0.59% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Jeju in 2017 was 338,000, a 0.9% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in South Korea
City Name Population
Seoul 9,963,000
Busan 3,465,000
Incheon 2,801,000
Daegu 2,199,000
Daejon 1,566,000
Gwangju 1,522,000
Suweon 1,311,000
Yongin 1,083,000
Goyang 1,069,000
Changwon 1,056,000
Seongnam 944,000
Ulsan 910,000
Bucheon 832,000
Ansan 761,000
Cheongju 717,000
Cheonan 680,000
Jeonju 663,000
Anyang 568,000
Siheung 440,000
Uijeongbu 424,000
Gumi 387,000
Pohang 359,000
Gwangmyeong 346,000
Jeju 343,000
Gimhae 314,000
Jeju - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 343,000 0.29%
2019 342,000 0.59%
2018 340,000 0.59%
2017 338,000 0.90%
2016 335,000 0.60%
2015 333,000 0.60%
2014 331,000 0.91%
2013 328,000 0.61%
2012 326,000 0.62%
2011 324,000 0.93%
2010 321,000 0.63%
2009 319,000 0.63%
2008 317,000 0.96%
2007 314,000 0.64%
2006 312,000 0.97%
2005 309,000 2.32%
2004 302,000 2.03%
2003 296,000 2.07%
2002 290,000 2.47%
2001 283,000 1.80%
2000 278,000 1.83%
1999 273,000 1.87%
1998 268,000 1.90%
1997 263,000 1.94%
1996 258,000 1.98%
1995 253,000 1.61%
1994 249,000 2.05%
1993 244,000 1.67%
1992 240,000 2.13%
1991 235,000 2.17%
1990 230,000 3.14%
1989 223,000 3.72%
1988 215,000 3.37%
1987 208,000 2.97%
1986 202,000 3.59%
1985 195,000 3.17%
1984 189,000 3.28%
1983 183,000 3.39%
1982 177,000 3.51%
1981 171,000 3.64%
1980 165,000 4.43%
1979 158,000 3.95%
1978 152,000 4.83%
1977 145,000 4.32%
1976 139,000 4.51%
1975 133,000 4.72%
1974 127,000 5.83%
1973 120,000 5.26%
1972 114,000 4.59%
1971 109,000 5.83%
1970 103,000 4.04%
1969 99,000 5.32%
1968 94,000 4.44%
1967 90,000 4.65%
1966 86,000 3.61%
1965 83,000 5.06%
1964 79,000 3.95%
1963 76,000 4.11%
1962 73,000 4.29%
1961 70,000 4.48%
1960 67,000 1.52%
1959 66,000 3.13%
1958 64,000 1.59%
1957 63,000 3.28%
1956 61,000 1.67%
1955 60,000 1.69%
1954 59,000 3.51%
1953 57,000 1.79%
1952 56,000 1.82%
1951 55,000 3.77%
1950 53,000 0.00%