Yanbu al-Bahr, 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 Yanbu al-Bahr, 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 Yanbu al-Bahr in 2020 is 335,000, a 2.45% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Yanbu al-Bahr in 2019 was 327,000, a 2.83% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Yanbu al-Bahr in 2018 was 318,000, a 3.92% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Yanbu al-Bahr in 2017 was 306,000, a 3.73% 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
Yanbu al-Bahr - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 335,000 2.45%
2019 327,000 2.83%
2018 318,000 3.92%
2017 306,000 3.73%
2016 295,000 3.87%
2015 284,000 4.03%
2014 273,000 3.80%
2013 263,000 3.95%
2012 253,000 3.69%
2011 244,000 3.83%
2010 235,000 3.98%
2009 226,000 3.67%
2008 218,000 3.81%
2007 210,000 3.96%
2006 202,000 4.12%
2005 194,000 3.74%
2004 187,000 3.89%
2003 180,000 4.05%
2002 173,000 3.59%
2001 167,000 3.73%
2000 161,000 3.87%
1999 155,000 4.03%
1998 149,000 4.20%
1997 143,000 3.62%
1996 138,000 3.76%
1995 133,000 3.91%
1994 128,000 4.07%
1993 123,000 4.24%
1992 118,000 8.26%
1991 109,000 7.92%
1990 101,000 8.60%
1989 93,000 8.14%
1988 86,000 7.50%
1987 80,000 8.11%
1986 74,000 8.82%
1985 68,000 7.94%
1984 63,000 6.78%
1983 59,000 9.26%
1982 54,000 8.00%
1981 50,000 8.70%
1980 46,000 6.98%
1979 43,000 7.50%
1978 40,000 8.11%
1977 37,000 8.82%
1976 34,000 6.25%
1975 32,000 10.34%
1974 29,000 7.41%
1973 27,000 8.00%
1972 25,000 8.70%
1971 23,000 9.52%
1970 21,000 5.00%
1969 20,000 11.11%
1968 18,000 5.88%
1967 17,000 6.25%
1966 16,000 6.67%
1965 15,000 15.38%
1964 13,000 8.33%
1963 12,000 0.00%
1962 12,000 9.09%
1961 11,000 10.00%
1960 10,000 11.11%
1959 9,000 12.50%
1958 8,000 0.00%
1957 8,000 14.29%
1956 7,000 0.00%
1955 7,000 16.67%
1954 6,000 0.00%
1953 6,000 20.00%
1952 5,000 0.00%
1951 5,000 0.00%
1950 5,000 0.00%