Juba, South Sudan Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Juba, South Sudan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Juba in 2020 is 403,000, a 4.4% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Juba in 2019 was 386,000, a 4.61% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Juba in 2018 was 369,000, a 4.83% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Juba in 2017 was 352,000, a 4.76% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in South Sudan
City Name Population
Juba 403,000
Juba - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 403,000 4.40%
2019 386,000 4.61%
2018 369,000 4.83%
2017 352,000 4.76%
2016 336,000 4.67%
2015 321,000 4.56%
2014 307,000 4.78%
2013 293,000 5.02%
2012 279,000 4.49%
2011 267,000 4.71%
2010 255,000 4.94%
2009 243,000 4.74%
2008 232,000 4.50%
2007 222,000 4.72%
2006 212,000 4.95%
2005 202,000 4.66%
2004 193,000 4.89%
2003 184,000 4.55%
2002 176,000 4.76%
2001 168,000 5.00%
2000 160,000 4.58%
1999 153,000 4.79%
1998 146,000 4.29%
1997 140,000 5.26%
1996 133,000 4.72%
1995 127,000 4.10%
1994 122,000 5.17%
1993 116,000 3.57%
1992 112,000 2.75%
1991 109,000 2.83%
1990 106,000 3.92%
1989 102,000 3.03%
1988 99,000 3.13%
1987 96,000 2.13%
1986 94,000 3.30%
1985 91,000 3.41%
1984 88,000 3.53%
1983 85,000 3.66%
1982 82,000 3.80%
1981 79,000 3.95%
1980 76,000 4.11%
1979 73,000 4.29%
1978 70,000 4.48%
1977 67,000 3.08%
1976 65,000 4.84%
1975 62,000 3.33%
1974 60,000 5.26%
1973 57,000 7.55%
1972 53,000 10.42%
1971 48,000 11.63%
1970 43,000 10.26%
1969 39,000 8.33%
1968 36,000 12.50%
1967 32,000 10.34%
1966 29,000 7.41%
1965 27,000 12.50%
1964 24,000 9.09%
1963 22,000 10.00%
1962 20,000 11.11%
1961 18,000 12.50%
1960 16,000 6.67%
1959 15,000 7.14%
1958 14,000 16.67%
1957 12,000 9.09%
1956 11,000 10.00%
1955 10,000 11.11%
1954 9,000 12.50%
1953 8,000 0.00%
1952 8,000 14.29%
1951 7,000 16.67%
1950 6,000 0.00%