Irkutsk, Russia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Irkutsk, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Irkutsk in 2019 is 636,000, a 0.47% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Irkutsk in 2018 was 633,000, a 0.96% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Irkutsk in 2017 was 627,000, a 0.97% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Irkutsk in 2016 was 621,000, a 0.98% 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
Irkutsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 636,000 0.47%
2018 633,000 0.96%
2017 627,000 0.97%
2016 621,000 0.98%
2015 615,000 0.99%
2014 609,000 1.00%
2013 603,000 0.84%
2012 598,000 1.01%
2011 592,000 0.68%
2010 588,000 -0.17%
2009 589,000 0.00%
2008 589,000 -0.17%
2007 590,000 -0.17%
2006 591,000 -0.17%
2005 592,000 0.00%
2004 592,000 -0.17%
2003 593,000 0.00%
2002 593,000 0.17%
2001 592,000 0.00%
2000 592,000 0.17%
1999 591,000 -0.51%
1998 594,000 -0.67%
1997 598,000 -0.50%
1996 601,000 -0.50%
1995 604,000 -0.66%
1994 608,000 -0.49%
1993 611,000 -0.65%
1992 615,000 -0.49%
1991 618,000 -0.64%
1990 622,000 -0.48%
1989 625,000 0.48%
1988 622,000 1.30%
1987 614,000 1.32%
1986 606,000 1.34%
1985 598,000 1.18%
1984 591,000 1.37%
1983 583,000 1.39%
1982 575,000 1.23%
1981 568,000 1.25%
1980 561,000 1.45%
1979 553,000 1.84%
1978 543,000 2.07%
1977 532,000 2.31%
1976 520,000 2.16%
1975 509,000 2.21%
1974 498,000 2.26%
1973 487,000 2.31%
1972 476,000 2.15%
1971 466,000 2.19%
1970 456,000 2.24%
1969 446,000 1.83%
1968 438,000 1.86%
1967 430,000 1.90%
1966 422,000 1.93%
1965 414,000 1.97%
1964 406,000 2.01%
1963 398,000 1.79%
1962 391,000 2.09%
1961 383,000 1.86%
1960 376,000 1.90%
1959 369,000 1.93%
1958 362,000 1.97%
1957 355,000 1.72%
1956 349,000 2.05%
1955 342,000 1.79%
1954 336,000 2.13%
1953 329,000 1.86%
1952 323,000 1.89%
1951 317,000 1.93%
1950 311,000 0.00%