Dushanbe, Tajikistan 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 Dushanbe, Tajikistan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Dushanbe in 2020 is 916,000, a 2.46% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Dushanbe in 2019 was 894,000, a 2.41% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Dushanbe in 2018 was 873,000, a 2.46% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Dushanbe in 2017 was 852,000, a 2.4% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Tajikistan
City Name Population
Dushanbe 916,000
Dushanbe - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 916,000 2.46%
2019 894,000 2.41%
2018 873,000 2.46%
2017 852,000 2.40%
2016 832,000 2.46%
2015 812,000 2.40%
2014 793,000 2.45%
2013 774,000 2.38%
2012 756,000 2.44%
2011 738,000 2.36%
2010 721,000 2.41%
2009 704,000 2.47%
2008 687,000 2.38%
2007 671,000 2.44%
2006 655,000 2.34%
2005 640,000 2.40%
2004 625,000 2.46%
2003 610,000 2.35%
2002 596,000 2.41%
2001 582,000 2.46%
2000 568,000 0.89%
1999 563,000 -0.53%
1998 566,000 -0.53%
1997 569,000 -0.35%
1996 571,000 -0.52%
1995 574,000 -0.35%
1994 576,000 -0.52%
1993 579,000 -0.52%
1992 582,000 -0.51%
1991 585,000 -0.34%
1990 587,000 -0.51%
1989 590,000 0.85%
1988 585,000 1.74%
1987 575,000 1.95%
1986 564,000 1.81%
1985 554,000 1.84%
1984 544,000 1.68%
1983 535,000 1.90%
1982 525,000 1.94%
1981 515,000 1.78%
1980 506,000 1.81%
1979 497,000 2.47%
1978 485,000 3.19%
1977 470,000 3.07%
1976 456,000 3.17%
1975 442,000 3.03%
1974 429,000 3.13%
1973 416,000 3.23%
1972 403,000 3.07%
1971 391,000 3.17%
1970 379,000 3.84%
1969 365,000 4.89%
1968 348,000 4.82%
1967 332,000 4.73%
1966 317,000 4.62%
1965 303,000 4.84%
1964 289,000 4.71%
1963 276,000 4.94%
1962 263,000 4.78%
1961 251,000 4.58%
1960 240,000 4.80%
1959 229,000 5.05%
1958 218,000 5.31%
1957 207,000 5.08%
1956 197,000 5.35%
1955 187,000 5.06%
1954 178,000 5.33%
1953 169,000 5.62%
1952 160,000 5.26%
1951 152,000 4.83%
1950 145,000 0.00%