Najran, Saudi Arabia Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Najran, Saudi Arabia metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Najran in 2022 is 427,000, a 1.91% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Najran in 2021 was 419,000, a 2.2% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Najran in 2020 was 410,000, a 1.99% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Najran in 2019 was 402,000, a 2.29% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Saudi Arabia
City Name Population
Riyadh 7,538,000
Jiddah 4,781,000
Mecca 2,115,000
Medina 1,545,000
Ad-Dammam 1,305,000
Hufuf-Mubarraz 860,000
Taif 702,000
Buraydah 700,000
Tabuk 677,000
Jubayl 655,000
Khamis Mushayt 564,000
Najran 427,000
Hail 413,000
Hafar al-Batin 365,000
Thuqbah 360,000
Yanbu al-Bahr 351,000
Khubar 347,000
Najran - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 427,000 1.91%
2021 419,000 2.20%
2020 410,000 1.99%
2019 402,000 2.29%
2018 393,000 3.42%
2017 380,000 3.54%
2016 367,000 3.38%
2015 355,000 3.50%
2014 343,000 3.31%
2013 332,000 3.43%
2012 321,000 3.55%
2011 310,000 3.33%
2010 300,000 3.45%
2009 290,000 3.20%
2008 281,000 3.69%
2007 271,000 3.44%
2006 262,000 3.15%
2005 254,000 4.53%
2004 243,000 8.97%
2003 223,000 8.78%
2002 205,000 8.47%
2001 189,000 8.62%
2000 174,000 8.75%
1999 160,000 8.84%
1998 147,000 8.89%
1997 135,000 8.87%
1996 124,000 7.83%
1995 115,000 9.52%
1994 105,000 8.25%
1993 97,000 7.78%
1992 90,000 3.45%
1991 87,000 3.57%
1990 84,000 3.70%
1989 81,000 3.85%
1988 78,000 4.00%
1987 75,000 2.74%
1986 73,000 4.29%
1985 70,000 2.94%
1984 68,000 4.62%
1983 65,000 3.17%
1982 63,000 3.28%
1981 61,000 3.39%
1980 59,000 5.36%
1979 56,000 3.70%
1978 54,000 1.89%
1977 53,000 3.92%
1976 51,000 4.08%
1975 49,000 6.52%
1974 46,000 9.52%
1973 42,000 13.51%
1972 37,000 12.12%
1971 33,000 10.00%
1970 30,000 11.11%
1969 27,000 12.50%
1968 24,000 14.29%
1967 21,000 10.53%
1966 19,000 11.76%
1965 17,000 13.33%
1964 15,000 7.14%
1963 14,000 16.67%
1962 12,000 9.09%
1961 11,000 10.00%
1960 10,000 11.11%
1959 9,000 0.00%
1958 9,000 12.50%
1957 8,000 14.29%
1956 7,000 16.67%
1955 6,000 0.00%
1954 6,000 20.00%
1953 5,000 0.00%
1952 5,000 25.00%
1951 4,000 0.00%
1950 4,000 0.00%