Porto, Portugal Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Porto, Portugal metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Porto in 2020 is 1,313,000, a 0.23% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Porto in 2019 was 1,310,000, a 0.23% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Porto in 2018 was 1,307,000, a 0.23% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Porto in 2017 was 1,304,000, a 0.15% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Portugal
City Name Population
Lisbon 2,957,000
Porto 1,313,000
Porto - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,313,000 0.23%
2019 1,310,000 0.23%
2018 1,307,000 0.23%
2017 1,304,000 0.15%
2016 1,302,000 0.23%
2015 1,299,000 0.23%
2014 1,296,000 0.23%
2013 1,293,000 0.15%
2012 1,291,000 0.23%
2011 1,288,000 0.23%
2010 1,285,000 0.16%
2009 1,283,000 0.23%
2008 1,280,000 0.23%
2007 1,277,000 0.16%
2006 1,275,000 0.24%
2005 1,272,000 0.24%
2004 1,269,000 0.16%
2003 1,267,000 0.24%
2002 1,264,000 0.24%
2001 1,261,000 0.56%
2000 1,254,000 0.80%
1999 1,244,000 0.73%
1998 1,235,000 0.82%
1997 1,225,000 0.74%
1996 1,216,000 0.83%
1995 1,206,000 0.75%
1994 1,197,000 0.76%
1993 1,188,000 0.76%
1992 1,179,000 0.77%
1991 1,170,000 0.52%
1990 1,164,000 0.43%
1989 1,159,000 0.43%
1988 1,154,000 0.44%
1987 1,149,000 0.44%
1986 1,144,000 0.44%
1985 1,139,000 0.44%
1984 1,134,000 0.44%
1983 1,129,000 0.44%
1982 1,124,000 0.45%
1981 1,119,000 1.36%
1980 1,104,000 1.85%
1979 1,084,000 1.88%
1978 1,064,000 1.82%
1977 1,045,000 1.85%
1976 1,026,000 1.79%
1975 1,008,000 1.82%
1974 990,000 1.85%
1973 972,000 1.78%
1972 955,000 1.81%
1971 938,000 1.52%
1970 924,000 0.87%
1969 916,000 0.99%
1968 907,000 0.89%
1967 899,000 0.90%
1966 891,000 1.02%
1965 882,000 0.92%
1964 874,000 0.92%
1963 866,000 0.93%
1962 858,000 0.94%
1961 850,000 1.19%
1960 840,000 1.45%
1959 828,000 1.35%
1958 817,000 1.49%
1957 805,000 1.39%
1956 794,000 1.40%
1955 783,000 1.42%
1954 772,000 1.45%
1953 761,000 1.33%
1952 751,000 1.49%
1951 740,000 1.37%
1950 730,000 0.00%