Ad-Dammam, Saudi Arabia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Ad-Dammam, Saudi Arabia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Ad-Dammam in 2019 is 1,225,000, a 2.34% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Ad-Dammam in 2018 was 1,197,000, a 3.46% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Ad-Dammam in 2017 was 1,157,000, a 3.49% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Ad-Dammam in 2016 was 1,118,000, a 3.52% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Saudi Arabia
City Name Population
Riyadh 7,071,000
Jiddah 4,522,000
Mecca 2,005,000
Medina 1,459,000
Ad-Dammam 1,225,000
Hufuf-Mubarraz 825,000
Taif 683,000
Buraydah 652,000
Tabuk 647,000
Jubayl 579,000
Khamis Mushayt 540,000
Najran 402,000
Hail 394,000
Hafar al-Batin 348,000
Thuqbah 335,000
Yanbu al-Bahr 327,000
Khubar 320,000
Ad-Dammam - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,225,000 2.34%
2018 1,197,000 3.46%
2017 1,157,000 3.49%
2016 1,118,000 3.52%
2015 1,080,000 3.55%
2014 1,043,000 3.47%
2013 1,008,000 3.49%
2012 974,000 3.51%
2011 941,000 3.52%
2010 909,000 3.53%
2009 878,000 3.54%
2008 848,000 3.54%
2007 819,000 3.41%
2006 792,000 3.53%
2005 765,000 3.52%
2004 739,000 3.79%
2003 712,000 3.64%
2002 687,000 3.62%
2001 663,000 3.76%
2000 639,000 3.73%
1999 616,000 3.70%
1998 594,000 3.66%
1997 573,000 3.62%
1996 553,000 3.75%
1995 533,000 3.70%
1994 514,000 3.63%
1993 496,000 4.64%
1992 474,000 7.73%
1991 440,000 7.58%
1990 409,000 7.63%
1989 380,000 7.65%
1988 353,000 7.62%
1987 328,000 7.54%
1986 305,000 7.77%
1985 283,000 7.60%
1984 263,000 7.79%
1983 244,000 7.49%
1982 227,000 7.58%
1981 211,000 7.65%
1980 196,000 7.69%
1979 182,000 7.69%
1978 169,000 7.64%
1977 157,000 7.53%
1976 146,000 7.35%
1975 136,000 8.80%
1974 125,000 10.62%
1973 113,000 9.71%
1972 103,000 10.75%
1971 93,000 10.71%
1970 84,000 10.53%
1969 76,000 10.14%
1968 69,000 9.52%
1967 63,000 10.53%
1966 57,000 11.76%
1965 51,000 10.87%
1964 46,000 9.52%
1963 42,000 7.69%
1962 39,000 5.41%
1961 37,000 5.71%
1960 35,000 6.06%
1959 33,000 6.45%
1958 31,000 6.90%
1957 29,000 3.57%
1956 28,000 7.69%
1955 26,000 4.00%
1954 25,000 4.17%
1953 24,000 9.09%
1952 22,000 4.76%
1951 21,000 5.00%
1950 20,000 0.00%