Oshogbo, Nigeria Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Oshogbo, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Oshogbo in 2019 is 699,000, a 1.9% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Oshogbo in 2018 was 686,000, a 1.93% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Oshogbo in 2017 was 673,000, a 1.82% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Oshogbo in 2016 was 661,000, a 1.85% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Nigeria
City Name Population
Lagos 13,904,000
Kano 3,906,000
Ibadan 3,464,000
Abuja 3,095,000
Port Harcourt 2,873,000
Benin City 1,676,000
Onitsha 1,349,000
Kaduna 1,097,000
Uyo 1,073,000
Aba 1,051,000
Nnewi 989,000
Ilorin 929,000
Ikorodu 887,000
Jos 876,000
Owerri 839,000
Warri 814,000
Maiduguri 772,000
Enugu 752,000
Umuahia 732,000
Zaria 719,000
Oshogbo 699,000
Lokoja 643,000
Akure 642,000
Sokoto 622,000
Bauchi 576,000
Calabar 555,000
Abakaliki 543,000
Ogbomosho 527,000
Abeokuta 524,000
Gombe 489,000
Ado-Ekiti 463,000
Katsina 453,000
Okene 452,000
Igbidu 441,000
Minna 434,000
Gboko 428,000
Ondo 420,000
Okpogho 419,000
Oyo 415,000
Potiskum 398,000
Makurdi 393,000
Gwagwalada 378,000
Effon Alaiye 371,000
Ikot Ekpene 367,000
Ife 365,000
Saki 358,000
Birnin Kebbi 352,000
Ilesha 344,000
Ijebu-Ode 334,000
Lafia 325,000
Oshogbo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%