Kharkiv, Ukraine Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Kharkiv, Ukraine metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Kharkiv in 2021 is 1,426,000, a 0.21% decline from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Kharkiv in 2020 was 1,429,000, a 0.21% decline from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Kharkiv in 2019 was 1,432,000, a 0.28% decline from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Kharkiv in 2018 was 1,436,000, a 0.14% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Ukraine
City Name Population
Kiev 3,001,000
Kharkiv 1,426,000
Odesa 1,009,000
Dnipro 952,000
Donetsk 899,000
Zaporizhzhya 732,000
Lviv 722,000
Kryvyi Rih 614,000
Mykolaiv 483,000
Mariupol 437,000
Luhansk 399,000
Sevastopol 397,000
Vinnitsa 376,000
Simferopol 340,000
Makiivka 336,000
Kharkiv - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 1,426,000 -0.21%
2020 1,429,000 -0.21%
2019 1,432,000 -0.28%
2018 1,436,000 -0.14%
2017 1,438,000 -0.14%
2016 1,440,000 -0.14%
2015 1,442,000 -0.14%
2014 1,444,000 -0.14%
2013 1,446,000 -0.21%
2012 1,449,000 -0.14%
2011 1,451,000 -0.14%
2010 1,453,000 -0.14%
2009 1,455,000 -0.14%
2008 1,457,000 -0.14%
2007 1,459,000 -0.14%
2006 1,461,000 -0.20%
2005 1,464,000 -0.14%
2004 1,466,000 -0.07%
2003 1,467,000 -0.14%
2002 1,469,000 -0.34%
2001 1,474,000 -0.67%
2000 1,484,000 -0.67%
1999 1,494,000 -0.66%
1998 1,504,000 -0.66%
1997 1,514,000 -0.66%
1996 1,524,000 -0.65%
1995 1,534,000 -0.65%
1994 1,544,000 -0.71%
1993 1,555,000 -0.64%
1992 1,565,000 -0.63%
1991 1,575,000 -0.69%
1990 1,586,000 -0.63%
1989 1,596,000 0.19%
1988 1,593,000 1.08%
1987 1,576,000 1.03%
1986 1,560,000 1.04%
1985 1,544,000 1.05%
1984 1,528,000 1.06%
1983 1,512,000 1.00%
1982 1,497,000 1.08%
1981 1,481,000 1.02%
1980 1,466,000 1.03%
1979 1,451,000 1.47%
1978 1,430,000 1.92%
1977 1,403,000 1.81%
1976 1,378,000 1.85%
1975 1,353,000 1.88%
1974 1,328,000 1.84%
1973 1,304,000 1.88%
1972 1,280,000 1.91%
1971 1,256,000 1.87%
1970 1,233,000 2.15%
1969 1,207,000 2.46%
1968 1,178,000 2.52%
1967 1,149,000 2.50%
1966 1,121,000 2.47%
1965 1,094,000 2.43%
1964 1,068,000 2.50%
1963 1,042,000 2.46%
1962 1,017,000 2.52%
1961 992,000 2.48%
1960 968,000 2.43%
1959 945,000 2.49%
1958 922,000 2.44%
1957 900,000 2.51%
1956 878,000 2.57%
1955 856,000 2.39%
1954 836,000 2.45%
1953 816,000 2.51%
1952 796,000 2.45%
1951 777,000 2.51%
1950 758,000 0.00%