Asyut, Egypt 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 Asyut, Egypt metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Asyut in 2020 is 461,000, a 1.32% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Asyut in 2019 was 455,000, a 1.11% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Asyut in 2018 was 450,000, a 1.12% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Asyut in 2017 was 445,000, a 1.37% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Egypt
City Name Population
Cairo 20,901,000
Alexandria 5,281,000
Bur Said 737,000
As-Suways 638,000
Al-Mansurah 556,000
Al-Mahallah al-Kubra 518,000
Tanta 501,000
Asyut 461,000
Al-Fayyum 410,000
Az-Zaqazig 358,000
Al-Ismailiyah 354,000
Aswan 345,000
Kafr-ad-Dawwar 344,000
Asyut - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 461,000 1.32%
2019 455,000 1.11%
2018 450,000 1.12%
2017 445,000 1.37%
2016 439,000 1.15%
2015 434,000 1.40%
2014 428,000 1.18%
2013 423,000 1.20%
2012 418,000 1.21%
2011 413,000 1.47%
2010 407,000 1.24%
2009 402,000 1.26%
2008 397,000 1.28%
2007 392,000 1.03%
2006 388,000 1.31%
2005 383,000 1.32%
2004 378,000 1.34%
2003 373,000 1.08%
2002 369,000 1.37%
2001 364,000 1.11%
2000 360,000 1.41%
1999 355,000 1.14%
1998 351,000 1.45%
1997 346,000 1.47%
1996 341,000 2.40%
1995 333,000 2.46%
1994 325,000 2.20%
1993 318,000 2.25%
1992 311,000 2.30%
1991 304,000 2.36%
1990 297,000 2.41%
1989 290,000 2.11%
1988 284,000 2.53%
1987 277,000 2.21%
1986 271,000 2.65%
1985 264,000 2.33%
1984 258,000 2.79%
1983 251,000 2.45%
1982 245,000 2.51%
1981 239,000 2.14%
1980 234,000 2.63%
1979 228,000 2.70%
1978 222,000 2.30%
1977 217,000 2.84%
1976 211,000 2.93%
1975 205,000 3.54%
1974 198,000 3.13%
1973 192,000 3.23%
1972 186,000 2.76%
1971 181,000 3.43%
1970 175,000 2.94%
1969 170,000 3.66%
1968 164,000 3.14%
1967 159,000 3.25%
1966 154,000 3.36%
1965 149,000 2.76%
1964 145,000 3.57%
1963 140,000 3.70%
1962 135,000 3.05%
1961 131,000 3.15%
1960 127,000 2.42%
1959 124,000 3.33%
1958 120,000 2.56%
1957 117,000 2.63%
1956 114,000 2.70%
1955 111,000 1.83%
1954 109,000 2.83%
1953 106,000 2.91%
1952 103,000 1.98%
1951 101,000 3.06%
1950 98,000 0.00%