Macao, Macao Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Macao, Macao metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Macao in 2020 is 652,000, a 1.56% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Macao in 2019 was 642,000, a 1.58% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Macao in 2018 was 632,000, a 1.44% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Macao in 2017 was 623,000, a 1.8% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Macao
City Name Population
Macao 652,000
Macao - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 652,000 1.56%
2019 642,000 1.58%
2018 632,000 1.44%
2017 623,000 1.80%
2016 612,000 1.83%
2015 601,000 2.04%
2014 589,000 2.26%
2013 576,000 2.31%
2012 563,000 2.55%
2011 549,000 2.23%
2010 537,000 2.29%
2009 525,000 2.14%
2008 514,000 1.98%
2007 504,000 2.23%
2006 493,000 2.07%
2005 483,000 2.55%
2004 471,000 2.39%
2003 460,000 2.45%
2002 449,000 2.51%
2001 438,000 2.34%
2000 428,000 2.15%
1999 419,000 2.20%
1998 410,000 1.99%
1997 402,000 2.29%
1996 393,000 2.08%
1995 385,000 1.85%
1994 378,000 2.16%
1993 370,000 2.21%
1992 362,000 2.55%
1991 353,000 2.92%
1990 343,000 3.31%
1989 332,000 3.75%
1988 320,000 4.23%
1987 307,000 4.42%
1986 294,000 4.26%
1985 282,000 4.44%
1984 270,000 4.25%
1983 259,000 4.44%
1982 248,000 3.33%
1981 240,000 2.13%
1980 235,000 1.29%
1979 232,000 0.43%
1978 231,000 -0.43%
1977 232,000 -0.85%
1976 234,000 -1.27%
1975 237,000 -0.84%
1974 239,000 -0.83%
1973 241,000 -0.41%
1972 242,000 0.00%
1971 242,000 1.26%
1970 239,000 2.58%
1969 233,000 3.56%
1968 225,000 4.17%
1967 216,000 5.37%
1966 205,000 5.13%
1965 195,000 4.84%
1964 186,000 5.68%
1963 176,000 4.76%
1962 168,000 3.07%
1961 163,000 1.88%
1960 160,000 -0.62%
1959 161,000 -1.83%
1958 164,000 -2.96%
1957 169,000 -3.98%
1956 176,000 -3.30%
1955 182,000 -3.19%
1954 188,000 -2.08%
1953 192,000 -1.03%
1952 194,000 0.00%
1951 194,000 2.11%
1950 190,000 0.00%