Meknes, Morocco 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 Meknes, Morocco metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Meknes in 2020 is 554,000, a 1.28% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Meknes in 2019 was 547,000, a 0.92% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Meknes in 2018 was 542,000, a 1.12% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Meknes in 2017 was 536,000, a 1.13% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Morocco
City Name Population
Casablanca 3,752,000
Rabat 1,885,000
Fes 1,224,000
Tanger 1,198,000
Marrakech 1,003,000
Agadir 924,000
Oujda 559,000
Meknes 554,000
Kenitra 480,000
Tetouan 421,000
Safi 324,000
Meknes - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 554,000 1.28%
2019 547,000 0.92%
2018 542,000 1.12%
2017 536,000 1.13%
2016 530,000 0.95%
2015 525,000 0.96%
2014 520,000 1.17%
2013 514,000 0.98%
2012 509,000 0.99%
2011 504,000 1.20%
2010 498,000 1.01%
2009 493,000 1.02%
2008 488,000 1.04%
2007 483,000 1.05%
2006 478,000 1.06%
2005 473,000 1.07%
2004 468,000 1.74%
2003 460,000 1.77%
2002 452,000 1.80%
2001 444,000 1.83%
2000 436,000 1.63%
1999 429,000 1.90%
1998 421,000 1.69%
1997 414,000 1.72%
1996 407,000 1.75%
1995 400,000 1.78%
1994 393,000 1.81%
1993 386,000 1.85%
1992 379,000 1.61%
1991 373,000 1.91%
1990 366,000 1.67%
1989 360,000 1.69%
1988 354,000 1.72%
1987 348,000 1.75%
1986 342,000 1.79%
1985 336,000 1.82%
1984 330,000 1.85%
1983 324,000 1.57%
1982 319,000 2.57%
1981 311,000 2.30%
1980 304,000 2.01%
1979 298,000 2.41%
1978 291,000 2.46%
1977 284,000 2.16%
1976 278,000 2.21%
1975 272,000 2.26%
1974 266,000 2.31%
1973 260,000 2.36%
1972 254,000 2.42%
1971 248,000 2.48%
1970 242,000 2.54%
1969 236,000 2.16%
1968 231,000 2.67%
1967 225,000 2.27%
1966 220,000 2.80%
1965 214,000 2.39%
1964 209,000 2.45%
1963 204,000 2.51%
1962 199,000 2.58%
1961 194,000 2.11%
1960 190,000 3.26%
1959 184,000 2.79%
1958 179,000 2.87%
1957 174,000 2.96%
1956 169,000 2.42%
1955 165,000 3.13%
1954 160,000 2.56%
1953 156,000 3.31%
1952 151,000 2.72%
1951 147,000 2.80%
1950 143,000 0.00%