Kassala, Sudan 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 Kassala, Sudan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Kassala in 2020 is 364,000, a 1.68% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Kassala in 2019 was 358,000, a 1.7% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Kassala in 2018 was 352,000, a 1.73% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Kassala in 2017 was 346,000, a 1.76% 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
Kassala - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 364,000 1.68%
2019 358,000 1.70%
2018 352,000 1.73%
2017 346,000 1.76%
2016 340,000 1.49%
2015 335,000 1.52%
2014 330,000 1.85%
2013 324,000 1.57%
2012 319,000 1.59%
2011 314,000 1.62%
2010 309,000 1.64%
2009 304,000 1.67%
2008 299,000 1.36%
2007 295,000 1.72%
2006 290,000 1.75%
2005 285,000 1.42%
2004 281,000 1.81%
2003 276,000 1.47%
2002 272,000 1.49%
2001 268,000 1.90%
2000 263,000 1.54%
1999 259,000 1.57%
1998 255,000 1.59%
1997 251,000 1.62%
1996 247,000 1.65%
1995 243,000 1.67%
1994 239,000 1.70%
1993 235,000 3.98%
1992 226,000 5.12%
1991 215,000 5.39%
1990 204,000 5.15%
1989 194,000 4.86%
1988 185,000 5.11%
1987 176,000 4.76%
1986 168,000 5.66%
1985 159,000 4.61%
1984 152,000 5.56%
1983 144,000 3.60%
1982 139,000 3.73%
1981 134,000 3.88%
1980 129,000 3.20%
1979 125,000 3.31%
1978 121,000 4.31%
1977 116,000 3.57%
1976 112,000 2.75%
1975 109,000 3.81%
1974 105,000 3.96%
1973 101,000 4.12%
1972 97,000 5.43%
1971 92,000 5.75%
1970 87,000 6.10%
1969 82,000 5.13%
1968 78,000 5.41%
1967 74,000 5.71%
1966 70,000 4.48%
1965 67,000 6.35%
1964 63,000 5.00%
1963 60,000 5.26%
1962 57,000 5.56%
1961 54,000 5.88%
1960 51,000 4.08%
1959 49,000 6.52%
1958 46,000 4.55%
1957 44,000 4.76%
1956 42,000 7.69%
1955 39,000 5.41%
1954 37,000 2.78%
1953 36,000 5.88%
1952 34,000 6.25%
1951 32,000 6.67%
1950 30,000 0.00%