Oshogbo, Nigeria Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Oshogbo, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Oshogbo in 2021 is 731,000, a 2.38% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Oshogbo in 2020 was 714,000, a 2.15% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Oshogbo in 2019 was 699,000, a 1.9% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Oshogbo in 2018 was 686,000, a 1.93% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Nigeria
City Name Population
Lagos 14,862,000
Kano 4,103,000
Ibadan 3,649,000
Abuja 3,464,000
Port Harcourt 3,171,000
Benin City 1,782,000
Onitsha 1,483,000
Uyo 1,200,000
Kaduna 1,133,000
Aba 1,114,000
Nnewi 1,114,000
Ikorodu 989,000
Ilorin 974,000
Jos 917,000
Owerri 908,000
Warri 899,000
Umuahia 817,000
Maiduguri 803,000
Enugu 795,000
Lokoja 741,000
Zaria 736,000
Oshogbo 731,000
Akure 691,000
Sokoto 662,000
Bauchi 621,000
Calabar 605,000
Abakaliki 602,000
Ogbomosho 577,000
Abeokuta 544,000
Gombe 529,000
Ado-Ekiti 497,000
Katsina 487,000
Okene 478,000
Igbidu 465,000
Minna 463,000
Okpogho 461,000
Gboko 456,000
Potiskum 455,000
Ondo 445,000
Gwagwalada 443,000
Oyo 441,000
Makurdi 422,000
Ikot Ekpene 398,000
Effon Alaiye 396,000
Saki 395,000
Ife 385,000
Birnin Kebbi 381,000
Ilesha 371,000
Ijebu-Ode 356,000
Lafia 348,000
Oshogbo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 731,000 2.38%
2020 714,000 2.15%
2019 699,000 1.90%
2018 686,000 1.93%
2017 673,000 1.82%
2016 661,000 1.85%
2015 649,000 1.88%
2014 637,000 1.92%
2013 625,000 1.79%
2012 614,000 1.82%
2011 603,000 1.86%
2010 592,000 1.89%
2009 581,000 1.75%
2008 571,000 1.96%
2007 560,000 1.82%
2006 550,000 1.85%
2005 540,000 1.89%
2004 530,000 1.73%
2003 521,000 1.96%
2002 511,000 1.79%
2001 502,000 1.83%
2000 493,000 1.86%
1999 484,000 1.89%
1998 475,000 1.93%
1997 466,000 1.75%
1996 458,000 1.78%
1995 450,000 1.81%
1994 442,000 2.08%
1993 433,000 1.64%
1992 426,000 2.16%
1991 417,000 2.46%
1990 407,000 2.52%
1989 397,000 2.58%
1988 387,000 2.38%
1987 378,000 2.72%
1986 368,000 2.51%
1985 359,000 2.28%
1984 351,000 2.63%
1983 342,000 2.40%
1982 334,000 2.45%
1981 326,000 2.52%
1980 318,000 2.58%
1979 310,000 2.65%
1978 302,000 2.37%
1977 295,000 2.43%
1976 288,000 2.49%
1975 281,000 2.55%
1974 274,000 2.62%
1973 267,000 2.30%
1972 261,000 2.76%
1971 254,000 2.42%
1970 248,000 2.48%
1969 242,000 2.54%
1968 236,000 2.61%
1967 230,000 2.22%
1966 225,000 2.74%
1965 219,000 2.34%
1964 214,000 3.38%
1963 207,000 5.08%
1962 197,000 5.35%
1961 187,000 5.06%
1960 178,000 5.33%
1959 169,000 4.97%
1958 161,000 5.23%
1957 153,000 4.79%
1956 146,000 5.04%
1955 139,000 5.30%
1954 132,000 4.76%
1953 126,000 4.13%
1952 121,000 2.54%
1951 118,000 3.51%
1950 114,000 0.00%