Stockholm, Sweden Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Stockholm, Sweden metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Stockholm in 2020 is 1,633,000, a 1.55% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Stockholm in 2019 was 1,608,000, a 1.58% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Stockholm in 2018 was 1,583,000, a 1.93% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Stockholm in 2017 was 1,553,000, a 1.9% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Sweden
City Name Population
Stockholm 1,633,000
Goteborg 611,000
Malmo 322,000
Stockholm - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,633,000 1.55%
2019 1,608,000 1.58%
2018 1,583,000 1.93%
2017 1,553,000 1.90%
2016 1,524,000 1.94%
2015 1,495,000 1.91%
2014 1,467,000 1.95%
2013 1,439,000 1.91%
2012 1,412,000 1.88%
2011 1,386,000 1.91%
2010 1,360,000 1.87%
2009 1,335,000 1.83%
2008 1,311,000 1.86%
2007 1,287,000 1.82%
2006 1,264,000 1.28%
2005 1,248,000 0.65%
2004 1,240,000 0.65%
2003 1,232,000 0.65%
2002 1,224,000 0.66%
2001 1,216,000 0.83%
2000 1,206,000 1.09%
1999 1,193,000 1.10%
1998 1,180,000 1.03%
1997 1,168,000 1.13%
1996 1,155,000 1.49%
1995 1,138,000 2.06%
1994 1,115,000 1.92%
1993 1,094,000 2.05%
1992 1,072,000 2.00%
1991 1,051,000 1.25%
1990 1,038,000 0.48%
1989 1,033,000 0.49%
1988 1,028,000 0.49%
1987 1,023,000 0.59%
1986 1,017,000 0.49%
1985 1,012,000 0.50%
1984 1,007,000 0.50%
1983 1,002,000 0.50%
1982 997,000 0.50%
1981 992,000 0.00%
1980 992,000 -0.40%
1979 996,000 -0.50%
1978 1,001,000 -0.40%
1977 1,005,000 -0.50%
1976 1,010,000 -0.49%
1975 1,015,000 -0.39%
1974 1,019,000 -0.49%
1973 1,024,000 -0.49%
1972 1,029,000 -0.39%
1971 1,033,000 -5.75%
1970 1,096,000 1.48%
1969 1,080,000 1.41%
1968 1,065,000 1.43%
1967 1,050,000 1.45%
1966 1,035,000 3.19%
1965 1,003,000 4.92%
1964 956,000 4.94%
1963 911,000 4.95%
1962 868,000 4.96%
1961 827,000 2.73%
1960 805,000 0.88%
1959 798,000 0.88%
1958 791,000 0.76%
1957 785,000 0.77%
1956 779,000 0.91%
1955 772,000 0.78%
1954 766,000 0.79%
1953 760,000 0.93%
1952 753,000 0.80%
1951 747,000 0.81%
1950 741,000 0.00%