Hail, Saudi Arabia Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Hail, Saudi Arabia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Hail in 2020 is 400,000, a 1.52% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Hail in 2019 was 394,000, a 1.55% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Hail in 2018 was 388,000, a 2.65% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Hail in 2017 was 378,000, a 2.72% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Saudi Arabia
City Name Population
Riyadh 7,231,000
Jiddah 4,610,000
Mecca 2,042,000
Medina 1,489,000
Ad-Dammam 1,253,000
Hufuf-Mubarraz 837,000
Taif 689,000
Buraydah 669,000
Tabuk 657,000
Jubayl 606,000
Khamis Mushayt 548,000
Najran 410,000
Hail 400,000
Hafar al-Batin 353,000
Thuqbah 344,000
Yanbu al-Bahr 335,000
Khubar 329,000
Hail - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 400,000 1.52%
2019 394,000 1.55%
2018 388,000 2.65%
2017 378,000 2.72%
2016 368,000 2.79%
2015 358,000 2.87%
2014 348,000 2.65%
2013 339,000 2.73%
2012 330,000 2.80%
2011 321,000 2.88%
2010 312,000 2.63%
2009 304,000 2.70%
2008 296,000 2.78%
2007 288,000 2.86%
2006 280,000 2.56%
2005 273,000 3.02%
2004 265,000 3.52%
2003 256,000 3.64%
2002 247,000 3.35%
2001 239,000 3.46%
2000 231,000 3.59%
1999 223,000 3.24%
1998 216,000 3.85%
1997 208,000 3.48%
1996 201,000 3.61%
1995 194,000 3.19%
1994 188,000 3.87%
1993 181,000 4.62%
1992 173,000 8.13%
1991 160,000 8.84%
1990 147,000 8.09%
1989 136,000 8.80%
1988 125,000 8.70%
1987 115,000 8.49%
1986 106,000 8.16%
1985 98,000 8.89%
1984 90,000 8.43%
1983 83,000 7.79%
1982 77,000 8.45%
1981 71,000 9.23%
1980 65,000 8.33%
1979 60,000 9.09%
1978 55,000 7.84%
1977 51,000 8.51%
1976 47,000 9.30%
1975 43,000 7.50%
1974 40,000 5.26%
1973 38,000 8.57%
1972 35,000 6.06%
1971 33,000 6.45%
1970 31,000 3.33%
1969 30,000 7.14%
1968 28,000 7.69%
1967 26,000 4.00%
1966 25,000 8.70%
1965 23,000 4.55%
1964 22,000 4.76%
1963 21,000 5.00%
1962 20,000 5.26%
1961 19,000 5.56%
1960 18,000 5.88%
1959 17,000 6.25%
1958 16,000 6.67%
1957 15,000 7.14%
1956 14,000 0.00%
1955 14,000 7.69%
1954 13,000 8.33%
1953 12,000 0.00%
1952 12,000 9.09%
1951 11,000 0.00%
1950 11,000 0.00%