Diyarbakir, Turkey Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Diyarbakir, Turkey metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Diyarbakir in 2019 is 1,019,000, a 2% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Diyarbakir in 2018 was 999,000, a 2.04% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Diyarbakir in 2017 was 979,000, a 2.09% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Diyarbakir in 2016 was 959,000, a 2.02% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Turkey
City Name Population
Istanbul 14,968,000
Ankara 5,018,000
Izmir 2,964,000
Bursa 1,951,000
Adana 1,750,000
Gaziantep 1,668,000
Konya 1,299,000
Antalya 1,219,000
Diyarbakir 1,019,000
Mersin 997,000
Kayseri 960,000
Eskisehir 765,000
Gebze 719,000
Denizli 628,000
Samsun 624,000
Sanliurfa 585,000
Kahramanmaras 533,000
Sakarya 525,000
Van 494,000
Malatya 488,000
Batman 427,000
Erzurum 423,000
Elazig 398,000
Manisa 372,000
Sivas 357,000
Izmit 340,000
Balikesir 310,000
Diyarbakir - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 1,019,000 2.00%
2018 999,000 2.04%
2017 979,000 2.09%
2016 959,000 2.02%
2015 940,000 2.06%
2014 921,000 2.11%
2013 902,000 2.04%
2012 884,000 3.15%
2011 857,000 4.38%
2010 821,000 4.19%
2009 788,000 4.37%
2008 755,000 4.28%
2007 724,000 4.32%
2006 694,000 4.36%
2005 665,000 4.23%
2004 638,000 4.25%
2003 612,000 4.44%
2002 586,000 4.27%
2001 562,000 3.69%
2000 542,000 2.26%
1999 530,000 2.32%
1998 518,000 3.19%
1997 502,000 4.37%
1996 481,000 4.57%
1995 460,000 4.55%
1994 440,000 4.51%
1993 421,000 4.47%
1992 403,000 4.68%
1991 385,000 4.34%
1990 369,000 3.94%
1989 355,000 4.11%
1988 341,000 4.28%
1987 327,000 3.81%
1986 315,000 4.65%
1985 301,000 4.88%
1984 287,000 4.74%
1983 274,000 4.98%
1982 261,000 5.24%
1981 248,000 5.53%
1980 235,000 7.31%
1979 219,000 6.83%
1978 205,000 7.33%
1977 191,000 7.30%
1976 178,000 5.33%
1975 169,000 0.00%
1974 169,000 0.60%
1973 168,000 0.00%
1972 168,000 0.60%
1971 167,000 0.60%
1970 166,000 0.00%
1969 166,000 0.61%
1968 165,000 0.00%
1967 165,000 0.61%
1966 164,000 1.86%
1965 161,000 5.23%
1964 153,000 4.79%
1963 146,000 5.04%
1962 139,000 5.30%
1961 132,000 5.60%
1960 125,000 5.04%
1959 119,000 5.31%
1958 113,000 5.61%
1957 107,000 5.94%
1956 101,000 5.21%
1955 96,000 6.67%
1954 90,000 5.88%
1953 85,000 6.25%
1952 80,000 6.67%
1951 75,000 7.14%
1950 70,000 0.00%