Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 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 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Ulaanbaatar in 2020 is 1,584,000, a 2% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Ulaanbaatar in 2019 was 1,553,000, a 2.17% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Ulaanbaatar in 2018 was 1,520,000, a 3.61% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Ulaanbaatar in 2017 was 1,467,000, a 3.67% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Mongolia
City Name Population
Ulaanbaatar 1,584,000
Ulaanbaatar - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,584,000 2.00%
2019 1,553,000 2.17%
2018 1,520,000 3.61%
2017 1,467,000 3.67%
2016 1,415,000 3.66%
2015 1,365,000 3.72%
2014 1,316,000 3.62%
2013 1,270,000 3.67%
2012 1,225,000 3.73%
2011 1,181,000 3.78%
2010 1,138,000 4.02%
2009 1,094,000 4.09%
2008 1,051,000 4.06%
2007 1,010,000 4.02%
2006 971,000 4.07%
2005 933,000 4.01%
2004 897,000 4.06%
2003 862,000 4.11%
2002 828,000 4.02%
2001 796,000 4.05%
2000 765,000 3.10%
1999 742,000 2.91%
1998 721,000 3.00%
1997 700,000 2.94%
1996 680,000 2.87%
1995 661,000 2.96%
1994 642,000 2.88%
1993 624,000 2.97%
1992 606,000 3.06%
1991 588,000 2.80%
1990 572,000 3.06%
1989 555,000 2.97%
1988 539,000 3.06%
1987 523,000 3.16%
1986 507,000 3.05%
1985 492,000 3.14%
1984 477,000 3.02%
1983 463,000 3.12%
1982 449,000 2.98%
1981 436,000 3.07%
1980 423,000 3.17%
1979 410,000 3.27%
1978 397,000 3.66%
1977 383,000 3.79%
1976 369,000 3.65%
1975 356,000 3.49%
1974 344,000 3.93%
1973 331,000 3.44%
1972 320,000 3.90%
1971 308,000 3.36%
1970 298,000 3.83%
1969 287,000 3.61%
1968 277,000 3.75%
1967 267,000 3.89%
1966 257,000 3.63%
1965 248,000 3.77%
1964 239,000 3.46%
1963 231,000 6.94%
1962 216,000 9.64%
1961 197,000 10.06%
1960 179,000 9.82%
1959 163,000 10.14%
1958 148,000 9.63%
1957 135,000 9.76%
1956 123,000 9.82%
1955 112,000 9.80%
1954 102,000 9.68%
1953 93,000 10.71%
1952 84,000 9.09%
1951 77,000 10.00%
1950 70,000 0.00%