Skopje, Macedonia Metro Area 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 Skopje, Macedonia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Skopje in 2020 is 595,000, a 0.85% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Skopje in 2019 was 590,000, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Skopje in 2018 was 584,000, a 1.39% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Skopje in 2017 was 576,000, a 1.41% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Macedonia
City Name Population
Skopje 595,000
Skopje - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 595,000 0.85%
2019 590,000 1.03%
2018 584,000 1.39%
2017 576,000 1.41%
2016 568,000 1.43%
2015 560,000 1.45%
2014 552,000 1.47%
2013 544,000 1.49%
2012 536,000 1.32%
2011 529,000 1.54%
2010 521,000 1.36%
2009 514,000 1.38%
2008 507,000 1.60%
2007 499,000 1.42%
2006 492,000 1.44%
2005 485,000 1.46%
2004 478,000 1.27%
2003 472,000 1.29%
2002 466,000 0.43%
2001 464,000 0.65%
2000 461,000 0.66%
1999 458,000 0.66%
1998 455,000 0.66%
1997 452,000 0.44%
1996 450,000 0.67%
1995 447,000 0.68%
1994 444,000 -0.22%
1993 445,000 -0.45%
1992 447,000 -0.22%
1991 448,000 0.67%
1990 445,000 0.91%
1989 441,000 0.92%
1988 437,000 0.92%
1987 433,000 0.93%
1986 429,000 0.94%
1985 425,000 0.95%
1984 421,000 0.96%
1983 417,000 0.97%
1982 413,000 0.98%
1981 409,000 2.25%
1980 400,000 2.56%
1979 390,000 2.90%
1978 379,000 2.71%
1977 369,000 2.50%
1976 360,000 2.86%
1975 350,000 2.64%
1974 341,000 2.71%
1973 332,000 2.47%
1972 324,000 2.86%
1971 315,000 4.30%
1970 302,000 4.50%
1969 289,000 4.71%
1968 276,000 4.94%
1967 263,000 4.78%
1966 251,000 4.58%
1965 240,000 4.80%
1964 229,000 4.57%
1963 219,000 4.78%
1962 209,000 4.50%
1961 200,000 4.71%
1960 191,000 4.95%
1959 182,000 4.60%
1958 174,000 4.82%
1957 166,000 4.40%
1956 159,000 5.30%
1955 151,000 4.14%
1954 145,000 5.07%
1953 138,000 4.55%
1952 132,000 4.76%
1951 126,000 5.00%
1950 120,000 0.00%