Chelyabinsk, Russia Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Chelyabinsk, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Chelyabinsk in 2020 is 1,228,000, a 0.49% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Chelyabinsk in 2019 was 1,222,000, a 0.49% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Chelyabinsk in 2018 was 1,216,000, a 0.91% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Chelyabinsk in 2017 was 1,205,000, a 1.01% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Russia
City Name Population
Moscow 12,538,000
Saint Petersburg 5,468,000
Novosibirsk 1,664,000
Yekaterinburg 1,504,000
Kazan 1,272,000
Nizhniy Novgorod 1,258,000
Chelyabinsk 1,228,000
Omsk 1,182,000
Samara 1,163,000
Krasnoyarsk 1,137,000
Rostov-on-Don 1,136,000
Ufa 1,136,000
Perm 1,071,000
Voronezh 1,068,000
Volgograd 1,005,000
Krasnodar 957,000
Saratov 843,000
Tyumen 843,000
Tolyatti 700,000
Izhevsk 651,000
Barnaul 640,000
Irkutsk 639,000
Khabarovsk 633,000
Ulyanovsk 625,000
Yaroslavl 612,000
Vladivostok 610,000
Makhachkala 600,000
Tomsk 596,000
Orenburg 569,000
Kemerovo 566,000
Novokuznetsk 551,000
Ryazan 540,000
Astrakhan 535,000
Naberezhnye Tchelny 535,000
Penza 523,000
Balashikha 515,000
Kirov 513,000
Lipetsk 507,000
Cheboksary 506,000
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast 484,000
Tula 473,000
Kursk 465,000
Sochi 450,000
Stavropol 450,000
Ulan-Ude 444,000
Tver 425,000
Magnitogorsk 421,000
Belgorod 408,000
Ivanovo 403,000
Bryansk 399,000
Surgut 390,000
Vladimir 359,000
Chita 357,000
Arkhangelsk 350,000
Nizhny Tagil 350,000
Kaluga 349,000
Volzhsky 330,000
Smolensk 329,000
Yakutsk 328,000
Podolsk 324,000
Saransk 322,000
Cherepovets 320,000
Orel 317,000
Vologda 317,000
Kurgan 314,000
Vladikavkaz 302,000
Chelyabinsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,228,000 0.49%
2019 1,222,000 0.49%
2018 1,216,000 0.91%
2017 1,205,000 1.01%
2016 1,193,000 0.93%
2015 1,182,000 0.94%
2014 1,171,000 0.95%
2013 1,160,000 0.96%
2012 1,149,000 0.97%
2011 1,138,000 0.89%
2010 1,128,000 0.53%
2009 1,122,000 0.63%
2008 1,115,000 0.54%
2007 1,109,000 0.64%
2006 1,102,000 0.55%
2005 1,096,000 0.64%
2004 1,089,000 0.55%
2003 1,083,000 0.37%
2002 1,079,000 -0.19%
2001 1,081,000 -0.09%
2000 1,082,000 -0.18%
1999 1,084,000 -0.46%
1998 1,089,000 -0.46%
1997 1,094,000 -0.45%
1996 1,099,000 -0.45%
1995 1,104,000 -0.45%
1994 1,109,000 -0.45%
1993 1,114,000 -0.45%
1992 1,119,000 -0.44%
1991 1,124,000 -0.44%
1990 1,129,000 -0.44%
1989 1,134,000 0.27%
1988 1,131,000 0.98%
1987 1,120,000 0.99%
1986 1,109,000 1.00%
1985 1,098,000 0.92%
1984 1,088,000 1.02%
1983 1,077,000 1.03%
1982 1,066,000 0.95%
1981 1,056,000 0.96%
1980 1,046,000 0.97%
1979 1,036,000 1.47%
1978 1,021,000 1.90%
1977 1,002,000 1.83%
1976 984,000 1.86%
1975 966,000 1.79%
1974 949,000 1.93%
1973 931,000 1.86%
1972 914,000 1.78%
1971 898,000 1.93%
1970 881,000 1.97%
1969 864,000 2.25%
1968 845,000 2.18%
1967 827,000 2.10%
1966 810,000 2.27%
1965 792,000 2.19%
1964 775,000 2.11%
1963 759,000 2.15%
1962 743,000 2.20%
1961 727,000 2.25%
1960 711,000 2.16%
1959 696,000 2.20%
1958 681,000 2.25%
1957 666,000 2.15%
1956 652,000 2.19%
1955 638,000 2.08%
1954 625,000 2.29%
1953 611,000 2.17%
1952 598,000 2.22%
1951 585,000 2.09%
1950 573,000 0.00%