Ulsan, South Korea Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Ulsan, South Korea metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Ulsan in 2019 is 910,000, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Ulsan in 2018 was 910,000, a 0.22% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Ulsan in 2017 was 908,000, a 0.22% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Ulsan in 2016 was 906,000, a 0.22% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in South Korea
City Name Population
Seoul 9,962,000
Busan 3,466,000
Incheon 2,783,000
Daegu 2,209,000
Daejon 1,562,000
Gwangju 1,519,000
Suweon 1,289,000
Yongin 1,062,000
Changwon 1,058,000
Goyang 1,054,000
Seongnam 946,000
Ulsan 910,000
Bucheon 835,000
Ansan 759,000
Cheongju 713,000
Cheonan 670,000
Jeonju 663,000
Anyang 572,000
Siheung 438,000
Uijeongbu 424,000
Gumi 383,000
Pohang 357,000
Gwangmyeong 345,000
Jeju 342,000
Gimhae 313,000
Ulsan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 910,000 0.00%
2018 910,000 0.22%
2017 908,000 0.22%
2016 906,000 0.22%
2015 904,000 0.22%
2014 902,000 0.22%
2013 900,000 0.22%
2012 898,000 0.22%
2011 896,000 0.34%
2010 893,000 0.22%
2009 891,000 0.22%
2008 889,000 0.23%
2007 887,000 0.23%
2006 885,000 0.34%
2005 882,000 0.80%
2004 875,000 0.69%
2003 869,000 0.81%
2002 862,000 0.70%
2001 856,000 1.30%
2000 845,000 2.18%
1999 827,000 2.22%
1998 809,000 2.28%
1997 791,000 2.20%
1996 774,000 2.25%
1995 757,000 2.30%
1994 740,000 2.21%
1993 724,000 2.12%
1992 709,000 2.31%
1991 693,000 2.97%
1990 673,000 4.34%
1989 645,000 4.37%
1988 618,000 4.39%
1987 592,000 4.41%
1986 567,000 4.81%
1985 541,000 5.66%
1984 512,000 5.79%
1983 484,000 5.68%
1982 458,000 5.53%
1981 434,000 7.16%
1980 405,000 10.66%
1979 366,000 10.24%
1978 332,000 10.67%
1977 300,000 10.29%
1976 272,000 10.57%
1975 246,000 9.82%
1974 224,000 9.80%
1973 204,000 10.27%
1972 185,000 9.47%
1971 169,000 9.74%
1970 154,000 8.45%
1969 142,000 9.23%
1968 130,000 8.33%
1967 120,000 8.11%
1966 111,000 8.82%
1965 102,000 8.51%
1964 94,000 9.30%
1963 86,000 8.86%
1962 79,000 8.22%
1961 73,000 8.96%
1960 67,000 8.06%
1959 62,000 8.77%
1958 57,000 7.55%
1957 53,000 10.42%
1956 48,000 6.67%
1955 45,000 9.76%
1954 41,000 7.89%
1953 38,000 8.57%
1952 35,000 9.38%
1951 32,000 10.34%
1950 29,000 0.00%