Hyderabad, Pakistan Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Hyderabad, Pakistan metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Hyderabad in 2021 is 1,887,000, a 2% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Hyderabad in 2020 was 1,850,000, a 1.93% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Hyderabad in 2019 was 1,815,000, a 1.85% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Hyderabad in 2018 was 1,782,000, a 2.18% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Pakistan
City Name Population
Karachi 16,459,000
Lahore 13,095,000
Faisalabad 3,542,000
Gujranwala 2,290,000
Rawalpindi 2,281,000
Peshawar 2,273,000
Multan 2,060,000
Hyderabad 1,887,000
Islamabad 1,164,000
Quetta 1,129,000
Bahawalpur 870,000
Sialkot 720,000
Sargodha 713,000
Larkana 549,000
Sukkur 545,000
Sheikhupura 531,000
Rahim Yar Khan 477,000
Dera Ghazikhan 466,000
Jhang 445,000
Sahiwal 444,000
Wah 435,000
Gujrat 429,000
Okara 404,000
Kasur 389,000
Mardan 388,000
Hyderabad - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 1,887,000 2.00%
2020 1,850,000 1.93%
2019 1,815,000 1.85%
2018 1,782,000 2.18%
2017 1,744,000 2.17%
2016 1,707,000 2.22%
2015 1,670,000 2.14%
2014 1,635,000 2.19%
2013 1,600,000 2.17%
2012 1,566,000 2.15%
2011 1,533,000 2.20%
2010 1,500,000 2.18%
2009 1,468,000 2.16%
2008 1,437,000 2.13%
2007 1,407,000 2.18%
2006 1,377,000 2.15%
2005 1,348,000 2.20%
2004 1,319,000 2.17%
2003 1,291,000 2.14%
2002 1,264,000 2.18%
2001 1,237,000 2.23%
2000 1,210,000 2.11%
1999 1,185,000 2.16%
1998 1,160,000 2.47%
1997 1,132,000 2.54%
1996 1,104,000 2.51%
1995 1,077,000 2.57%
1994 1,050,000 2.54%
1993 1,024,000 2.50%
1992 999,000 2.57%
1991 974,000 2.53%
1990 950,000 2.59%
1989 926,000 2.55%
1988 903,000 2.50%
1987 881,000 2.56%
1986 859,000 2.51%
1985 838,000 2.57%
1984 817,000 2.51%
1983 797,000 2.57%
1982 777,000 2.51%
1981 758,000 2.29%
1980 741,000 2.21%
1979 725,000 2.11%
1978 710,000 2.16%
1977 695,000 2.06%
1976 681,000 2.10%
1975 667,000 2.14%
1974 653,000 2.19%
1973 639,000 2.40%
1972 624,000 3.14%
1971 605,000 3.24%
1970 586,000 3.35%
1969 567,000 3.09%
1968 550,000 3.19%
1967 533,000 3.29%
1966 516,000 3.20%
1965 500,000 3.31%
1964 484,000 3.20%
1963 469,000 3.30%
1962 454,000 3.18%
1961 440,000 4.76%
1960 420,000 6.06%
1959 396,000 6.17%
1958 373,000 5.97%
1957 352,000 6.34%
1956 331,000 6.09%
1955 312,000 6.12%
1954 294,000 5.76%
1953 278,000 6.11%
1952 262,000 6.07%
1951 247,000 6.47%
1950 232,000 0.00%