Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand 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 Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Nakhon Ratchasima in 2020 is 774,000, a 1.18% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Nakhon Ratchasima in 2019 was 765,000, a 1.19% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Nakhon Ratchasima in 2018 was 756,000, a 1.89% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Nakhon Ratchasima in 2017 was 742,000, a 1.92% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Thailand
City Name Population
Bangkok 10,539,000
Chon Buri 1,399,000
Samut Prakan 1,307,000
Chiang Mai 1,167,000
Songkhla 967,000
Nonthaburi 963,000
Pathum Thani 914,000
Nakhon Ratchasima 774,000
Samut Sakhon 578,000
Udon Thani 570,000
Chiang Rai 550,000
Rayong 538,000
Kalasin 518,000
Khon-Kaen 503,000
Nakhon Pathom 503,000
Surat Thani 496,000
Ubon Ratchathani 495,000
Buri Ram 454,000
Lampang 449,000
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 441,000
Roi Et 441,000
Lop Buri 437,000
Phuket 432,000
Ratchaburi 406,000
Sakon Nakhon 381,000
Chanthaburi 360,000
Suphan Buri 338,000
Lamphun 317,000
Nakhon Ratchasima - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 774,000 1.18%
2019 765,000 1.19%
2018 756,000 1.89%
2017 742,000 1.92%
2016 728,000 1.82%
2015 715,000 2.00%
2014 701,000 1.89%
2013 688,000 1.78%
2012 676,000 1.96%
2011 663,000 1.84%
2010 651,000 1.88%
2009 639,000 1.91%
2008 627,000 1.79%
2007 616,000 1.99%
2006 604,000 1.85%
2005 593,000 1.89%
2004 582,000 1.93%
2003 571,000 1.78%
2002 561,000 1.81%
2001 551,000 2.04%
2000 540,000 7.14%
1999 504,000 9.33%
1998 461,000 8.98%
1997 423,000 9.02%
1996 388,000 9.30%
1995 355,000 8.90%
1994 326,000 9.40%
1993 298,000 9.16%
1992 273,000 8.76%
1991 251,000 9.13%
1990 230,000 9.52%
1989 210,000 8.81%
1988 193,000 9.04%
1987 177,000 9.26%
1986 162,000 9.46%
1985 148,000 8.82%
1984 136,000 8.80%
1983 125,000 9.65%
1982 114,000 8.57%
1981 105,000 9.38%
1980 96,000 5.49%
1979 91,000 3.41%
1978 88,000 3.53%
1977 85,000 3.66%
1976 82,000 3.80%
1975 79,000 2.60%
1974 77,000 4.05%
1973 74,000 2.78%
1972 72,000 4.35%
1971 69,000 2.99%
1970 67,000 4.69%
1969 64,000 4.92%
1968 61,000 5.17%
1967 58,000 5.45%
1966 55,000 3.77%
1965 53,000 6.00%
1964 50,000 4.17%
1963 48,000 4.35%
1962 46,000 6.98%
1961 43,000 4.88%
1960 41,000 5.13%
1959 39,000 2.63%
1958 38,000 5.56%
1957 36,000 5.88%
1956 34,000 3.03%
1955 33,000 6.45%
1954 31,000 3.33%
1953 30,000 7.14%
1952 28,000 3.70%
1951 27,000 3.85%
1950 26,000 0.00%