Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Cagayan de Oro City in 2022 is 786,000, a 2.08% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Cagayan de Oro City in 2021 was 770,000, a 2.26% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Cagayan de Oro City in 2020 was 753,000, a 2.17% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Cagayan de Oro City in 2019 was 737,000, a 2.22% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Philippines
City Name Population
Manila 14,406,000
Davao City 1,908,000
Cebu City 1,009,000
Zamboanga City 945,000
Antipolo 925,000
Cagayan de Oro City 786,000
Dasmarinas 784,000
Bacoor 722,000
General Santos City 678,000
Bacolod 637,000
San Jose del Monte 625,000
Imus 578,000
including City of Isabela 563,000
Calamba 554,000
Angeles City 549,000
Lapu-Lapu City 496,000
Iloilo City 484,000
Santa Rosa 464,000
General Trias 431,000
Binan 409,000
Mandaue City 409,000
Lipa City 407,000
Cabuyao 405,000
Baguio City 385,000
Tarlac 379,000
Butuan 378,000
Iligan 373,000
San Pedro 373,000
Batangas City 366,000
Cotabato 341,000
San Fernando 338,000
Cagayan de Oro City - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 786,000 2.08%
2021 770,000 2.26%
2020 753,000 2.17%
2019 737,000 2.22%
2018 721,000 2.27%
2017 705,000 2.17%
2016 690,000 2.22%
2015 675,000 2.27%
2014 660,000 2.17%
2013 646,000 2.22%
2012 632,000 2.27%
2011 618,000 2.32%
2010 604,000 2.55%
2009 589,000 2.61%
2008 574,000 2.68%
2007 559,000 2.76%
2006 544,000 2.64%
2005 530,000 2.71%
2004 516,000 2.79%
2003 502,000 2.66%
2002 489,000 2.73%
2001 476,000 2.59%
2000 464,000 1.75%
1999 456,000 1.79%
1998 448,000 1.59%
1997 441,000 1.61%
1996 434,000 2.12%
1995 425,000 4.42%
1994 407,000 4.36%
1993 390,000 4.56%
1992 373,000 4.48%
1991 357,000 4.39%
1990 342,000 4.27%
1989 328,000 3.80%
1988 316,000 4.29%
1987 303,000 4.12%
1986 291,000 3.93%
1985 280,000 4.09%
1984 269,000 4.26%
1983 258,000 4.03%
1982 248,000 4.20%
1981 238,000 3.93%
1980 229,000 6.02%
1979 216,000 6.93%
1978 202,000 6.32%
1977 190,000 6.74%
1976 178,000 6.59%
1975 167,000 5.70%
1974 158,000 4.64%
1973 151,000 5.59%
1972 143,000 5.15%
1971 136,000 5.43%
1970 129,000 5.74%
1969 122,000 6.09%
1968 115,000 6.48%
1967 108,000 6.93%
1966 101,000 6.32%
1965 95,000 6.74%
1964 89,000 5.95%
1963 84,000 6.33%
1962 79,000 6.76%
1961 74,000 5.71%
1960 70,000 4.48%
1959 67,000 1.52%
1958 66,000 3.13%
1957 64,000 3.23%
1956 62,000 1.64%
1955 61,000 3.39%
1954 59,000 1.72%
1953 58,000 1.75%
1952 57,000 3.64%
1951 55,000 1.85%
1950 54,000 0.00%