Tabuk, Saudi Arabia Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Tabuk, 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 Tabuk in 2020 is 657,000, a 1.55% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Tabuk in 2019 was 647,000, a 1.57% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Tabuk in 2018 was 637,000, a 2.58% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Tabuk in 2017 was 621,000, a 2.81% 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
Tabuk - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 657,000 1.55%
2019 647,000 1.57%
2018 637,000 2.58%
2017 621,000 2.81%
2016 604,000 2.72%
2015 588,000 2.62%
2014 573,000 2.69%
2013 558,000 2.76%
2012 543,000 2.65%
2011 529,000 2.72%
2010 515,000 2.79%
2009 501,000 2.66%
2008 488,000 2.74%
2007 475,000 2.59%
2006 463,000 2.66%
2005 451,000 2.97%
2004 438,000 3.55%
2003 423,000 3.42%
2002 409,000 3.54%
2001 395,000 3.40%
2000 382,000 3.52%
1999 369,000 3.36%
1998 357,000 3.48%
1997 345,000 3.60%
1996 333,000 3.42%
1995 322,000 3.54%
1994 311,000 3.67%
1993 300,000 4.53%
1992 287,000 7.89%
1991 266,000 7.69%
1990 247,000 7.86%
1989 229,000 8.02%
1988 212,000 7.61%
1987 197,000 7.65%
1986 183,000 8.28%
1985 169,000 7.64%
1984 157,000 7.53%
1983 146,000 8.15%
1982 135,000 8.00%
1981 125,000 7.76%
1980 116,000 7.41%
1979 108,000 8.00%
1978 100,000 8.70%
1977 92,000 6.98%
1976 86,000 8.86%
1975 79,000 6.76%
1974 74,000 8.82%
1973 68,000 7.94%
1972 63,000 6.78%
1971 59,000 9.26%
1970 54,000 5.88%
1969 51,000 8.51%
1968 47,000 9.30%
1967 43,000 7.50%
1966 40,000 8.11%
1965 37,000 5.71%
1964 35,000 9.38%
1963 32,000 6.67%
1962 30,000 7.14%
1961 28,000 7.69%
1960 26,000 8.33%
1959 24,000 9.09%
1958 22,000 10.00%
1957 20,000 5.26%
1956 19,000 5.56%
1955 18,000 12.50%
1954 16,000 6.67%
1953 15,000 7.14%
1952 14,000 7.69%
1951 13,000 8.33%
1950 12,000 0.00%