Hamah, Syria Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Hamah, Syria metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Hamah in 2019 is 907,000, a 1.45% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Hamah in 2018 was 894,000, a 1.48% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Hamah in 2017 was 881,000, a 1.38% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Hamah in 2016 was 869,000, a 1.52% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Syria
City Name Population
Damascus 2,354,000
Aleppo 1,834,000
Homs 1,314,000
Hamah 907,000
Lattakia 645,000
Al-Raqqa 513,000
Tartus 417,000
Al-Hasakah 385,000
Deir ez-Zor 318,000
Hamah - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 907,000 1.45%
2018 894,000 1.48%
2017 881,000 1.38%
2016 869,000 1.52%
2015 856,000 1.42%
2014 844,000 -2.31%
2013 864,000 -2.26%
2012 884,000 -2.21%
2011 904,000 -2.27%
2010 925,000 6.44%
2009 869,000 6.50%
2008 816,000 6.39%
2007 767,000 6.53%
2006 720,000 6.51%
2005 676,000 6.46%
2004 635,000 6.37%
2003 597,000 6.61%
2002 560,000 6.46%
2001 526,000 6.26%
2000 495,000 6.68%
1999 464,000 6.42%
1998 436,000 6.34%
1997 410,000 6.49%
1996 385,000 6.65%
1995 361,000 5.56%
1994 342,000 2.70%
1993 333,000 2.46%
1992 325,000 2.52%
1991 317,000 2.59%
1990 309,000 2.32%
1989 302,000 2.72%
1988 294,000 2.44%
1987 287,000 2.50%
1986 280,000 2.56%
1985 273,000 2.63%
1984 266,000 2.31%
1983 260,000 2.77%
1982 253,000 2.43%
1981 247,000 2.49%
1980 241,000 2.12%
1979 236,000 2.61%
1978 230,000 2.22%
1977 225,000 2.27%
1976 220,000 2.33%
1975 215,000 2.38%
1974 210,000 2.44%
1973 205,000 1.99%
1972 201,000 2.55%
1971 196,000 2.08%
1970 192,000 2.67%
1969 187,000 2.19%
1968 183,000 1.67%
1967 180,000 2.27%
1966 176,000 2.33%
1965 172,000 2.38%
1964 168,000 1.82%
1963 165,000 2.48%
1962 161,000 1.90%
1961 158,000 3.27%
1960 153,000 5.52%
1959 145,000 5.07%
1958 138,000 5.34%
1957 131,000 5.65%
1956 124,000 5.98%
1955 117,000 5.41%
1954 111,000 5.71%
1953 105,000 5.00%
1952 100,000 5.26%
1951 95,000 5.56%
1950 90,000 0.00%