Chelyabinsk, Russia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Chelyabinsk, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Chelyabinsk in 2019 is 1,222,000, a 0.49% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Chelyabinsk in 2018 was 1,216,000, a 0.91% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Chelyabinsk in 2017 was 1,205,000, a 1.01% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Chelyabinsk in 2016 was 1,193,000, a 0.93% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Russia
City Name Population
Moscow 12,476,000
Saint Petersburg 5,427,000
Novosibirsk 1,650,000
Yekaterinburg 1,493,000
Kazan 1,263,000
Nizhniy Novgorod 1,261,000
Chelyabinsk 1,222,000
Omsk 1,183,000
Samara 1,167,000
Rostov-on-Don 1,135,000
Ufa 1,133,000
Krasnoyarsk 1,125,000
Perm 1,067,000
Voronezh 1,062,000
Volgograd 1,009,000
Krasnodar 938,000
Saratov 845,000
Tyumen 817,000
Tolyatti 704,000
Izhevsk 651,000
Barnaul 639,000
Irkutsk 636,000
Khabarovsk 630,000
Ulyanovsk 626,000
Yaroslavl 612,000
Vladivostok 610,000
Makhachkala 599,000
Tomsk 590,000
Orenburg 569,000
Kemerovo 564,000
Novokuznetsk 552,000
Ryazan 541,000
Astrakhan 535,000
Naberezhnye Tchelny 534,000
Penza 524,000
Kirov 511,000
Lipetsk 509,000
Cheboksary 502,000
Balashikha 498,000
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast 480,000
Tula 477,000
Kursk 461,000
Stavropol 446,000
Ulan-Ude 441,000
Sochi 440,000
Tver 424,000
Magnitogorsk 421,000
Ivanovo 405,000
Belgorod 404,000
Bryansk 401,000
Surgut 383,000
Vladimir 359,000
Chita 355,000
Nizhny Tagil 352,000
Arkhangelsk 351,000
Kaluga 348,000
Smolensk 330,000
Volzhsky 329,000
Yakutsk 323,000
Saransk 321,000
Cherepovets 320,000
Orel 318,000
Podolsk 318,000
Kurgan 316,000
Vologda 316,000
Vladikavkaz 304,000
Chelyabinsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%