Songkhla, Thailand Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Songkhla, Thailand metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Songkhla in 2021 is 979,000, a 1.24% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Songkhla in 2020 was 967,000, a 1.36% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Songkhla in 2019 was 954,000, a 1.49% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Songkhla in 2018 was 940,000, a 2.06% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Thailand
City Name Population
Bangkok 10,723,000
Chon Buri 1,417,000
Samut Prakan 1,324,000
Chiang Mai 1,182,000
Songkhla 979,000
Nonthaburi 975,000
Pathum Thani 926,000
Nakhon Ratchasima 783,000
Samut Sakhon 586,000
Udon Thani 577,000
Chiang Rai 557,000
Rayong 545,000
Kalasin 525,000
Nakhon Pathom 518,000
Khon-Kaen 509,000
Surat Thani 503,000
Ubon Ratchathani 502,000
Buri Ram 460,000
Lop Buri 459,000
Lampang 455,000
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya 447,000
Roi Et 446,000
Phuket 438,000
Ratchaburi 413,000
Sakon Nakhon 386,000
Chanthaburi 371,000
Suphan Buri 348,000
Lamphun 321,000
Songkhla - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 979,000 1.24%
2020 967,000 1.36%
2019 954,000 1.49%
2018 940,000 2.06%
2017 921,000 1.99%
2016 903,000 2.15%
2015 884,000 2.08%
2014 866,000 2.00%
2013 849,000 2.04%
2012 832,000 2.09%
2011 815,000 2.90%
2010 792,000 6.74%
2009 742,000 6.61%
2008 696,000 6.75%
2007 652,000 6.71%
2006 611,000 6.63%
2005 573,000 6.70%
2004 537,000 6.76%
2003 503,000 6.79%
2002 471,000 6.56%
2001 442,000 6.76%
2000 414,000 8.66%
1999 381,000 9.48%
1998 348,000 9.43%
1997 318,000 9.28%
1996 291,000 9.40%
1995 266,000 9.47%
1994 243,000 9.46%
1993 222,000 9.36%
1992 203,000 9.14%
1991 186,000 9.41%
1990 170,000 9.68%
1989 155,000 9.15%
1988 142,000 9.23%
1987 130,000 9.24%
1986 119,000 9.17%
1985 109,000 10.10%
1984 99,000 8.79%
1983 91,000 9.64%
1982 83,000 9.21%
1981 76,000 10.14%
1980 69,000 6.15%
1979 65,000 4.84%
1978 62,000 5.08%
1977 59,000 5.36%
1976 56,000 3.70%
1975 54,000 5.88%
1974 51,000 6.25%
1973 48,000 4.35%
1972 46,000 4.55%
1971 44,000 4.76%
1970 42,000 5.00%
1969 40,000 2.56%
1968 39,000 2.63%
1967 38,000 2.70%
1966 37,000 2.78%
1965 36,000 2.86%
1964 35,000 2.94%
1963 34,000 3.03%
1962 33,000 3.13%
1961 32,000 3.23%
1960 31,000 3.33%
1959 30,000 3.45%
1958 29,000 0.00%
1957 29,000 3.57%
1956 28,000 3.70%
1955 27,000 3.85%
1954 26,000 0.00%
1953 26,000 4.00%
1952 25,000 4.17%
1951 24,000 4.35%
1950 23,000 0.00%