Multan, Pakistan Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Multan, Pakistan metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Multan in 2019 is 1,972,000, a 2.12% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Multan in 2018 was 1,931,000, a 2.44% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Multan in 2017 was 1,885,000, a 2.45% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Multan in 2016 was 1,840,000, a 2.45% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Pakistan
City Name Population
Karachi 15,741,000
Lahore 12,188,000
Faisalabad 3,385,000
Rawalpindi 2,196,000
Gujranwala 2,169,000
Peshawar 2,133,000
Multan 1,972,000
Hyderabad 1,815,000
Islamabad 1,095,000
Quetta 1,070,000
Bahawalpur 820,000
Sialkot 690,000
Sargodha 688,000
Sukkur 524,000
Larkana 520,000
Sheikhupura 504,000
Rahim Yar Khan 451,000
Dera Ghazikhan 435,000
Jhang 431,000
Sahiwal 419,000
Gujrat 411,000
Wah 410,000
Okara 382,000
Kasur 375,000
Mardan 374,000
Multan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,972,000 2.12%
2018 1,931,000 2.44%
2017 1,885,000 2.45%
2016 1,840,000 2.45%
2015 1,796,000 2.39%
2014 1,754,000 2.45%
2013 1,712,000 2.45%
2012 1,671,000 2.45%
2011 1,631,000 2.45%
2010 1,592,000 2.45%
2009 1,554,000 2.44%
2008 1,517,000 2.43%
2007 1,481,000 2.42%
2006 1,446,000 2.48%
2005 1,411,000 2.39%
2004 1,378,000 2.45%
2003 1,345,000 2.44%
2002 1,313,000 2.50%
2001 1,281,000 2.40%
2000 1,251,000 2.46%
1999 1,221,000 2.43%
1998 1,192,000 2.76%
1997 1,160,000 2.84%
1996 1,128,000 2.83%
1995 1,097,000 2.91%
1994 1,066,000 2.80%
1993 1,037,000 2.88%
1992 1,008,000 2.86%
1991 980,000 2.83%
1990 953,000 2.92%
1989 926,000 2.89%
1988 900,000 2.86%
1987 875,000 2.82%
1986 851,000 2.90%
1985 827,000 2.86%
1984 804,000 2.81%
1983 782,000 2.89%
1982 760,000 2.84%
1981 739,000 3.36%
1980 715,000 3.62%
1979 690,000 3.60%
1978 666,000 3.58%
1977 643,000 3.71%
1976 620,000 3.51%
1975 599,000 3.63%
1974 578,000 3.58%
1973 558,000 3.72%
1972 538,000 3.66%
1971 519,000 3.59%
1970 501,000 3.73%
1969 483,000 3.43%
1968 467,000 3.78%
1967 450,000 3.69%
1966 434,000 3.58%
1965 419,000 3.46%
1964 405,000 3.85%
1963 390,000 3.45%
1962 377,000 3.86%
1961 363,000 5.22%
1960 345,000 6.48%
1959 324,000 6.58%
1958 304,000 6.67%
1957 285,000 6.74%
1956 267,000 6.37%
1955 251,000 6.81%
1954 235,000 6.33%
1953 221,000 6.76%
1952 207,000 6.70%
1951 194,000 4.30%
1950 186,000 0.00%