Kiev, Ukraine Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Kiev, Ukraine metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Kiev in 2021 is 3,001,000, a 0.44% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Kiev in 2020 was 2,988,000, a 0.5% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Kiev in 2019 was 2,973,000, a 0.54% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Kiev in 2018 was 2,957,000, a 0.72% increase 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
Kiev - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 3,001,000 0.44%
2020 2,988,000 0.50%
2019 2,973,000 0.54%
2018 2,957,000 0.72%
2017 2,936,000 0.72%
2016 2,915,000 0.69%
2015 2,895,000 0.70%
2014 2,875,000 0.74%
2013 2,854,000 0.71%
2012 2,834,000 0.67%
2011 2,815,000 0.72%
2010 2,795,000 0.72%
2009 2,775,000 0.84%
2008 2,752,000 0.95%
2007 2,726,000 1.00%
2006 2,699,000 0.97%
2005 2,673,000 0.79%
2004 2,652,000 0.61%
2003 2,636,000 0.61%
2002 2,620,000 0.38%
2001 2,610,000 0.15%
2000 2,606,000 0.12%
1999 2,603,000 0.12%
1998 2,600,000 0.12%
1997 2,597,000 0.15%
1996 2,593,000 0.12%
1995 2,590,000 0.12%
1994 2,587,000 0.12%
1993 2,584,000 0.16%
1992 2,580,000 0.12%
1991 2,577,000 0.12%
1990 2,574,000 0.12%
1989 2,571,000 1.06%
1988 2,544,000 1.80%
1987 2,499,000 1.83%
1986 2,454,000 1.83%
1985 2,410,000 1.82%
1984 2,367,000 1.85%
1983 2,324,000 1.84%
1982 2,282,000 1.78%
1981 2,242,000 1.86%
1980 2,201,000 1.80%
1979 2,162,000 2.51%
1978 2,109,000 3.08%
1977 2,046,000 3.07%
1976 1,985,000 3.06%
1975 1,926,000 3.10%
1974 1,868,000 3.09%
1973 1,812,000 3.07%
1972 1,758,000 3.05%
1971 1,706,000 3.08%
1970 1,655,000 3.37%
1969 1,601,000 3.62%
1968 1,545,000 3.62%
1967 1,491,000 3.61%
1966 1,439,000 3.60%
1965 1,389,000 3.58%
1964 1,341,000 3.63%
1963 1,294,000 3.60%
1962 1,249,000 3.65%
1961 1,205,000 3.61%
1960 1,163,000 3.65%
1959 1,122,000 3.60%
1958 1,083,000 3.64%
1957 1,045,000 3.57%
1956 1,009,000 3.59%
1955 974,000 3.62%
1954 940,000 3.64%
1953 907,000 3.66%
1952 875,000 3.55%
1951 845,000 3.68%
1950 815,000 0.00%