Kiev, Ukraine Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Kiev, Ukraine metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Kiev in 2019 is 2,973,000, a 0.54% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Kiev in 2018 was 2,957,000, a 0.72% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Kiev in 2017 was 2,936,000, a 0.72% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Kiev in 2016 was 2,915,000, a 0.69% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Ukraine
City Name Population
Kiev 2,973,000
Kharkiv 1,432,000
Odesa 1,010,000
Dnipro 963,000
Donetsk 912,000
Zaporizhzhya 741,000
Lviv 725,000
Kryvyi Rih 624,000
Mykolaiv 487,000
Mariupol 442,000
Luhansk 405,000
Sevastopol 392,000
Vinnitsa 375,000
Makiivka 341,000
Simferopol 341,000
Kiev - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%