Irkutsk, Russia Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Irkutsk, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Irkutsk in 2021 is 642,000, a 0.47% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Irkutsk in 2020 was 639,000, a 0.47% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Irkutsk in 2019 was 636,000, a 0.47% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Irkutsk in 2018 was 633,000, a 0.96% 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
Irkutsk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 642,000 0.47%
2020 639,000 0.47%
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%