Al Ubayyid, Sudan 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 Al Ubayyid, Sudan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Al Ubayyid in 2020 is 481,000, a 2.78% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Al Ubayyid in 2019 was 468,000, a 2.86% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Al Ubayyid in 2018 was 455,000, a 2.71% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Al Ubayyid in 2017 was 443,000, a 2.78% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Sudan
City Name Population
Khartoum 5,829,000
Nyala 923,000
Bur Sudan 484,000
Al Ubayyid 481,000
Wad Medani 374,000
Kassala 364,000
Al Gadarif 357,000
Al Ubayyid - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 481,000 2.78%
2019 468,000 2.86%
2018 455,000 2.71%
2017 443,000 2.78%
2016 431,000 2.62%
2015 420,000 2.94%
2014 408,000 2.51%
2013 398,000 2.84%
2012 387,000 2.93%
2011 376,000 2.73%
2010 366,000 2.81%
2009 356,000 2.59%
2008 347,000 2.66%
2007 338,000 2.74%
2006 329,000 2.81%
2005 320,000 2.89%
2004 311,000 2.64%
2003 303,000 2.71%
2002 295,000 2.79%
2001 287,000 2.87%
2000 279,000 2.57%
1999 272,000 3.03%
1998 264,000 2.72%
1997 257,000 2.80%
1996 250,000 2.46%
1995 244,000 2.95%
1994 237,000 2.60%
1993 231,000 4.52%
1992 221,000 5.24%
1991 210,000 5.53%
1990 199,000 4.74%
1989 190,000 5.56%
1988 180,000 4.65%
1987 172,000 5.52%
1986 163,000 5.16%
1985 155,000 4.73%
1984 148,000 5.71%
1983 140,000 4.48%
1982 134,000 3.88%
1981 129,000 4.03%
1980 124,000 4.20%
1979 119,000 4.39%
1978 114,000 3.64%
1977 110,000 4.76%
1976 105,000 3.96%
1975 101,000 4.12%
1974 97,000 4.30%
1973 93,000 3.33%
1972 90,000 3.45%
1971 87,000 3.57%
1970 84,000 2.44%
1969 82,000 3.80%
1968 79,000 3.95%
1967 76,000 2.70%
1966 74,000 4.23%
1965 71,000 2.90%
1964 69,000 2.99%
1963 67,000 3.08%
1962 65,000 3.17%
1961 63,000 3.28%
1960 61,000 3.39%
1959 59,000 3.51%
1958 57,000 3.64%
1957 55,000 3.77%
1956 53,000 3.92%
1955 51,000 2.00%
1954 50,000 4.17%
1953 48,000 2.13%
1952 47,000 4.44%
1951 45,000 2.27%
1950 44,000 0.00%