Elazig, Turkey 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 Elazig, Turkey metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Elazig in 2020 is 408,000, a 2.51% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Elazig in 2019 was 398,000, a 2.84% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Elazig in 2018 was 387,000, a 2.65% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Elazig in 2017 was 377,000, a 3.01% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Turkey
City Name Population
Istanbul 15,190,000
Ankara 5,118,000
Izmir 2,993,000
Bursa 1,986,000
Adana 1,771,000
Gaziantep 1,704,000
Konya 1,328,000
Antalya 1,254,000
Diyarbakir 1,039,000
Mersin 1,016,000
Kayseri 974,000
Eskisehir 784,000
Gebze 745,000
Denizli 645,000
Samsun 643,000
Sanliurfa 591,000
Kahramanmaras 547,000
Sakarya 539,000
Van 511,000
Malatya 496,000
Batman 437,000
Erzurum 431,000
Elazig 408,000
Manisa 381,000
Sivas 366,000
Izmit 347,000
Balikesir 319,000
Elazig - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 408,000 2.51%
2019 398,000 2.84%
2018 387,000 2.65%
2017 377,000 3.01%
2016 366,000 2.81%
2015 356,000 1.71%
2014 350,000 1.16%
2013 346,000 0.87%
2012 343,000 1.78%
2011 337,000 2.12%
2010 330,000 2.17%
2009 323,000 2.22%
2008 316,000 2.27%
2007 309,000 2.32%
2006 302,000 2.03%
2005 296,000 2.42%
2004 289,000 2.12%
2003 283,000 2.17%
2002 277,000 2.21%
2001 271,000 2.26%
2000 265,000 2.32%
1999 259,000 1.97%
1998 254,000 2.42%
1997 248,000 2.90%
1996 241,000 2.99%
1995 234,000 3.08%
1994 227,000 2.71%
1993 221,000 2.79%
1992 215,000 2.87%
1991 209,000 2.96%
1990 203,000 2.01%
1989 199,000 2.58%
1988 194,000 2.11%
1987 190,000 2.70%
1986 185,000 2.78%
1985 180,000 3.45%
1984 174,000 4.19%
1983 167,000 3.73%
1982 161,000 3.87%
1981 155,000 3.33%
1980 150,000 2.74%
1979 146,000 2.82%
1978 142,000 2.90%
1977 138,000 2.99%
1976 134,000 3.08%
1975 130,000 4.00%
1974 125,000 4.17%
1973 120,000 3.45%
1972 116,000 4.50%
1971 111,000 2.78%
1970 108,000 1.89%
1969 106,000 0.95%
1968 105,000 1.94%
1967 103,000 0.98%
1966 102,000 2.00%
1965 100,000 1.01%
1964 99,000 1.02%
1963 98,000 2.08%
1962 96,000 1.05%
1961 95,000 3.26%
1960 92,000 8.24%
1959 85,000 7.59%
1958 79,000 6.76%
1957 74,000 8.82%
1956 68,000 6.25%
1955 64,000 8.47%
1954 59,000 7.27%
1953 55,000 7.84%
1952 51,000 6.25%
1951 48,000 6.67%
1950 45,000 0.00%