Zinder, Niger 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 Zinder, Niger metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Zinder in 2020 is 489,000, a 5.39% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Zinder in 2019 was 464,000, a 5.69% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Zinder in 2018 was 439,000, a 5.78% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Zinder in 2017 was 415,000, a 5.6% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Niger
City Name Population
Niamey 1,292,000
Zinder 489,000
Zinder - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 489,000 5.39%
2019 464,000 5.69%
2018 439,000 5.78%
2017 415,000 5.60%
2016 393,000 5.65%
2015 372,000 5.68%
2014 352,000 5.71%
2013 333,000 5.71%
2012 315,000 5.70%
2011 298,000 5.67%
2010 282,000 5.62%
2009 267,000 5.53%
2008 253,000 5.86%
2007 239,000 5.75%
2006 226,000 5.61%
2005 214,000 5.42%
2004 203,000 5.73%
2003 192,000 6.08%
2002 181,000 5.23%
2001 172,000 2.99%
2000 167,000 3.09%
1999 162,000 2.53%
1998 158,000 3.27%
1997 153,000 2.68%
1996 149,000 2.76%
1995 145,000 2.84%
1994 141,000 2.17%
1993 138,000 2.99%
1992 134,000 3.08%
1991 130,000 2.36%
1990 127,000 2.42%
1989 124,000 3.33%
1988 120,000 7.14%
1987 112,000 7.69%
1986 104,000 8.33%
1985 96,000 7.87%
1984 89,000 7.23%
1983 83,000 7.79%
1982 77,000 8.45%
1981 71,000 7.58%
1980 66,000 8.20%
1979 61,000 8.93%
1978 56,000 5.66%
1977 53,000 6.00%
1976 50,000 6.38%
1975 47,000 4.44%
1974 45,000 7.14%
1973 42,000 5.00%
1972 40,000 5.26%
1971 38,000 5.56%
1970 36,000 5.88%
1969 34,000 6.25%
1968 32,000 6.67%
1967 30,000 3.45%
1966 29,000 7.41%
1965 27,000 3.85%
1964 26,000 8.33%
1963 24,000 4.35%
1962 23,000 9.52%
1961 21,000 10.53%
1960 19,000 5.56%
1959 18,000 5.88%
1958 17,000 13.33%
1957 15,000 7.14%
1956 14,000 0.00%
1955 14,000 0.00%
1954 14,000 7.69%
1953 13,000 0.00%
1952 13,000 0.00%
1951 13,000 8.33%
1950 12,000 0.00%