Chita, Russia Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Chita, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Chita in 2021 is 359,000, a 0.56% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Chita in 2020 was 357,000, a 0.56% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Chita in 2019 was 355,000, a 0.57% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Chita in 2018 was 353,000, a 1.15% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Russia
City Name Population
Moscow 12,593,000
Saint Petersburg 5,504,000
Novosibirsk 1,676,000
Yekaterinburg 1,513,000
Kazan 1,280,000
Nizhniy Novgorod 1,255,000
Chelyabinsk 1,233,000
Omsk 1,182,000
Samara 1,160,000
Krasnoyarsk 1,149,000
Ufa 1,140,000
Rostov-on-Don 1,137,000
Perm 1,075,000
Voronezh 1,073,000
Volgograd 1,001,000
Krasnodar 974,000
Tyumen 867,000
Saratov 841,000
Tolyatti 697,000
Izhevsk 652,000
Irkutsk 642,000
Barnaul 640,000
Khabarovsk 636,000
Ulyanovsk 624,000
Yaroslavl 613,000
Vladivostok 610,000
Makhachkala 601,000
Tomsk 600,000
Orenburg 569,000
Kemerovo 567,000
Novokuznetsk 549,000
Ryazan 540,000
Astrakhan 535,000
Naberezhnye Tchelny 535,000
Balashikha 530,000
Penza 522,000
Kirov 515,000
Cheboksary 509,000
Lipetsk 506,000
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast 487,000
Tula 470,000
Kursk 468,000
Sochi 459,000
Stavropol 453,000
Ulan-Ude 446,000
Tver 425,000
Magnitogorsk 421,000
Belgorod 411,000
Ivanovo 402,000
Surgut 397,000
Bryansk 396,000
Chita 359,000
Vladimir 359,000
Kaluga 350,000
Arkhangelsk 349,000
Nizhny Tagil 348,000
Yakutsk 332,000
Podolsk 330,000
Volzhsky 330,000
Smolensk 328,000
Saransk 323,000
Cherepovets 320,000
Vologda 317,000
Orel 316,000
Kurgan 311,000
Vladikavkaz 301,000
Chita - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 359,000 0.56%
2020 357,000 0.56%
2019 355,000 0.57%
2018 353,000 1.15%
2017 349,000 1.16%
2016 345,000 1.17%
2015 341,000 0.89%
2014 338,000 1.20%
2013 334,000 0.91%
2012 331,000 1.22%
2011 327,000 0.93%
2010 324,000 0.31%
2009 323,000 0.00%
2008 323,000 0.31%
2007 322,000 0.31%
2006 321,000 0.31%
2005 320,000 0.31%
2004 319,000 0.31%
2003 318,000 -0.31%
2002 319,000 -0.93%
2001 322,000 -0.92%
2000 325,000 -0.91%
1999 328,000 -1.20%
1998 332,000 -0.90%
1997 335,000 -1.18%
1996 339,000 -0.88%
1995 342,000 -0.87%
1994 345,000 -1.15%
1993 349,000 -0.85%
1992 352,000 -1.12%
1991 356,000 -1.11%
1990 360,000 -0.83%
1989 363,000 0.55%
1988 361,000 1.69%
1987 355,000 2.01%
1986 348,000 2.05%
1985 341,000 1.79%
1984 335,000 1.82%
1983 329,000 2.17%
1982 322,000 1.90%
1981 316,000 1.94%
1980 310,000 1.64%
1979 305,000 2.35%
1978 298,000 2.41%
1977 291,000 2.46%
1976 284,000 2.53%
1975 277,000 2.59%
1974 270,000 2.66%
1973 263,000 2.33%
1972 257,000 2.39%
1971 251,000 2.45%
1970 245,000 2.94%
1969 238,000 3.03%
1968 231,000 3.13%
1967 224,000 3.23%
1966 217,000 3.33%
1965 210,000 2.94%
1964 204,000 3.55%
1963 197,000 3.14%
1962 191,000 3.24%
1961 185,000 2.78%
1960 180,000 3.45%
1959 174,000 2.96%
1958 169,000 3.05%
1957 164,000 3.14%
1956 159,000 3.25%
1955 154,000 3.36%
1954 149,000 2.76%
1953 145,000 3.57%
1952 140,000 2.94%
1951 136,000 3.03%
1950 132,000 0.00%