Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Rahim Yar Khan in 2022 is 490,000, a 2.73% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Rahim Yar Khan in 2021 was 477,000, a 2.8% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Rahim Yar Khan in 2020 was 464,000, a 2.88% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Rahim Yar Khan in 2019 was 451,000, a 2.97% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Pakistan
City Name Population
Karachi 16,840,000
Lahore 13,542,000
Faisalabad 3,625,000
Gujranwala 2,353,000
Peshawar 2,343,000
Rawalpindi 2,327,000
Multan 2,106,000
Hyderabad 1,926,000
Islamabad 1,198,000
Quetta 1,160,000
Bahawalpur 895,000
Sialkot 736,000
Sargodha 727,000
Larkana 564,000
Sukkur 557,000
Sheikhupura 545,000
Rahim Yar Khan 490,000
Dera Ghazikhan 482,000
Sahiwal 457,000
Jhang 454,000
Wah 448,000
Gujrat 438,000
Okara 414,000
Kasur 397,000
Mardan 396,000
Rahim Yar Khan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 490,000 2.73%
2021 477,000 2.80%
2020 464,000 2.88%
2019 451,000 2.97%
2018 438,000 3.30%
2017 424,000 3.16%
2016 411,000 3.27%
2015 398,000 3.11%
2014 386,000 3.49%
2013 373,000 3.04%
2012 362,000 3.43%
2011 350,000 3.24%
2010 339,000 3.35%
2009 328,000 3.14%
2008 318,000 3.25%
2007 308,000 3.36%
2006 298,000 3.11%
2005 289,000 3.21%
2004 280,000 3.32%
2003 271,000 3.44%
2002 262,000 3.15%
2001 254,000 3.25%
2000 246,000 3.36%
1999 238,000 3.03%
1998 231,000 3.59%
1997 223,000 4.21%
1996 214,000 3.88%
1995 206,000 4.04%
1994 198,000 3.66%
1993 191,000 3.80%
1992 184,000 3.95%
1991 177,000 4.12%
1990 170,000 3.66%
1989 164,000 3.80%
1988 158,000 3.95%
1987 152,000 4.11%
1986 146,000 3.55%
1985 141,000 4.44%
1984 135,000 3.85%
1983 130,000 4.00%
1982 125,000 3.31%
1981 121,000 5.22%
1980 115,000 6.48%
1979 108,000 4.85%
1978 103,000 6.19%
1977 97,000 5.43%
1976 92,000 5.75%
1975 87,000 6.10%
1974 82,000 5.13%
1973 78,000 5.41%
1972 74,000 5.71%
1971 70,000 4.48%
1970 67,000 4.69%
1969 64,000 4.92%
1968 61,000 3.39%
1967 59,000 5.36%
1966 56,000 3.70%
1965 54,000 5.88%
1964 51,000 4.08%
1963 49,000 4.26%
1962 47,000 4.44%
1961 45,000 9.76%
1960 41,000 10.81%
1959 37,000 12.12%
1958 33,000 10.00%
1957 30,000 11.11%
1956 27,000 12.50%
1955 24,000 14.29%
1954 21,000 10.53%
1953 19,000 11.76%
1952 17,000 13.33%
1951 15,000 7.14%
1950 14,000 0.00%