Madrid, Spain Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Madrid, Spain metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Madrid in 2022 is 6,714,000, a 0.67% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Madrid in 2021 was 6,669,000, a 0.77% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Madrid in 2020 was 6,618,000, a 0.9% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Madrid in 2019 was 6,559,000, a 0.95% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Spain
City Name Population
Madrid 6,714,000
Barcelona 5,658,000
Valencia 837,000
Zaragoza 736,000
Sevilla 701,000
Malaga 592,000
Murcia 509,000
Palma 477,000
Las Palmas Gran Canaria 404,000
Alicante 375,000
Bilbao 348,000
Cordoba 345,000
Vigo 307,000
Valladolid 302,000
Madrid - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 6,714,000 0.67%
2021 6,669,000 0.77%
2020 6,618,000 0.90%
2019 6,559,000 0.95%
2018 6,497,000 1.45%
2017 6,404,000 1.46%
2016 6,312,000 1.46%
2015 6,221,000 1.45%
2014 6,132,000 1.46%
2013 6,044,000 1.46%
2012 5,957,000 1.45%
2011 5,872,000 1.47%
2010 5,787,000 1.46%
2009 5,704,000 1.46%
2008 5,622,000 1.46%
2007 5,541,000 1.45%
2006 5,462,000 1.47%
2005 5,383,000 1.45%
2004 5,306,000 1.45%
2003 5,230,000 1.45%
2002 5,155,000 1.44%
2001 5,082,000 1.36%
2000 5,014,000 1.35%
1999 4,947,000 1.35%
1998 4,881,000 1.35%
1997 4,816,000 1.37%
1996 4,751,000 1.34%
1995 4,688,000 1.36%
1994 4,625,000 1.36%
1993 4,563,000 1.35%
1992 4,502,000 1.35%
1991 4,442,000 0.63%
1990 4,414,000 0.27%
1989 4,402,000 0.27%
1988 4,390,000 0.27%
1987 4,378,000 0.27%
1986 4,366,000 0.25%
1985 4,355,000 0.28%
1984 4,343,000 0.28%
1983 4,331,000 0.28%
1982 4,319,000 0.26%
1981 4,308,000 1.29%
1980 4,253,000 1.80%
1979 4,178,000 1.80%
1978 4,104,000 1.81%
1977 4,031,000 1.79%
1976 3,960,000 1.80%
1975 3,890,000 1.81%
1974 3,821,000 1.78%
1973 3,754,000 1.79%
1972 3,688,000 1.82%
1971 3,622,000 2.87%
1970 3,521,000 3.99%
1969 3,386,000 3.96%
1968 3,257,000 3.96%
1967 3,133,000 3.98%
1966 3,013,000 3.97%
1965 2,898,000 3.95%
1964 2,788,000 3.99%
1963 2,681,000 3.96%
1962 2,579,000 3.99%
1961 2,480,000 3.68%
1960 2,392,000 3.50%
1959 2,311,000 3.45%
1958 2,234,000 3.43%
1957 2,160,000 3.50%
1956 2,087,000 3.42%
1955 2,018,000 3.49%
1954 1,950,000 3.45%
1953 1,885,000 3.46%
1952 1,822,000 3.46%
1951 1,761,000 3.59%
1950 1,700,000 0.00%