Quetta, Pakistan Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Quetta, Pakistan metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Quetta in 2019 is 1,070,000, a 2.69% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Quetta in 2018 was 1,042,000, a 3.17% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Quetta in 2017 was 1,010,000, a 3.06% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Quetta in 2016 was 980,000, a 3.05% 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
Quetta - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,070,000 2.69%
2018 1,042,000 3.17%
2017 1,010,000 3.06%
2016 980,000 3.05%
2015 951,000 3.15%
2014 922,000 3.13%
2013 894,000 3.11%
2012 867,000 3.09%
2011 841,000 3.06%
2010 816,000 3.03%
2009 792,000 3.13%
2008 768,000 3.09%
2007 745,000 3.19%
2006 722,000 3.00%
2005 701,000 3.09%
2004 680,000 3.19%
2003 659,000 3.13%
2002 639,000 3.06%
2001 620,000 2.99%
2000 602,000 3.08%
1999 584,000 3.18%
1998 566,000 3.66%
1997 546,000 4.00%
1996 525,000 4.17%
1995 504,000 3.92%
1994 485,000 4.08%
1993 466,000 4.02%
1992 448,000 4.19%
1991 430,000 3.86%
1990 414,000 4.28%
1989 397,000 3.93%
1988 382,000 4.09%
1987 367,000 3.97%
1986 353,000 4.13%
1985 339,000 3.99%
1984 326,000 4.15%
1983 313,000 3.99%
1982 301,000 3.79%
1981 290,000 6.62%
1980 272,000 7.09%
1979 254,000 7.63%
1978 236,000 7.27%
1977 220,000 7.32%
1976 205,000 7.89%
1975 190,000 7.34%
1974 177,000 7.27%
1973 165,000 6.45%
1972 155,000 3.33%
1971 150,000 3.45%
1970 145,000 3.57%
1969 140,000 2.94%
1968 136,000 3.03%
1967 132,000 3.94%
1966 127,000 3.25%
1965 123,000 3.36%
1964 119,000 3.48%
1963 115,000 2.68%
1962 112,000 3.70%
1961 108,000 2.86%
1960 105,000 1.94%
1959 103,000 3.00%
1958 100,000 2.04%
1957 98,000 2.08%
1956 96,000 3.23%
1955 93,000 2.20%
1954 91,000 2.25%
1953 89,000 2.30%
1952 87,000 2.35%
1951 85,000 2.41%
1950 83,000 0.00%