Aswan, Egypt Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Aswan, Egypt metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Aswan in 2021 is 351,000, a 1.74% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Aswan in 2020 was 345,000, a 1.77% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Aswan in 2019 was 339,000, a 1.8% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Aswan in 2018 was 333,000, a 2.15% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Egypt
City Name Population
Cairo 21,323,000
Alexandria 5,381,000
Bur Said 750,000
As-Suways 649,000
Al-Mansurah 565,000
Al-Mahallah al-Kubra 524,000
Tanta 508,000
Asyut 467,000
Al-Fayyum 417,000
Az-Zaqazig 363,000
Al-Ismailiyah 359,000
Aswan 351,000
Kafr-ad-Dawwar 349,000
Aswan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 351,000 1.74%
2020 345,000 1.77%
2019 339,000 1.80%
2018 333,000 2.15%
2017 326,000 1.88%
2016 320,000 1.91%
2015 314,000 1.95%
2014 308,000 1.99%
2013 302,000 2.03%
2012 296,000 1.72%
2011 291,000 2.11%
2010 285,000 1.79%
2009 280,000 1.82%
2008 275,000 2.23%
2007 269,000 1.89%
2006 264,000 1.93%
2005 259,000 1.97%
2004 254,000 2.01%
2003 249,000 1.63%
2002 245,000 2.08%
2001 240,000 2.13%
2000 235,000 1.73%
1999 231,000 2.21%
1998 226,000 1.80%
1997 222,000 1.83%
1996 218,000 1.40%
1995 215,000 1.42%
1994 212,000 0.95%
1993 210,000 1.45%
1992 207,000 1.47%
1991 204,000 1.49%
1990 201,000 1.52%
1989 198,000 1.02%
1988 196,000 1.55%
1987 193,000 2.12%
1986 189,000 2.72%
1985 184,000 2.79%
1984 179,000 2.87%
1983 174,000 2.96%
1982 169,000 2.42%
1981 165,000 3.13%
1980 160,000 2.56%
1979 156,000 3.31%
1978 151,000 2.72%
1977 147,000 2.08%
1976 144,000 1.41%
1975 142,000 0.71%
1974 141,000 1.44%
1973 139,000 1.46%
1972 137,000 0.74%
1971 136,000 1.49%
1970 134,000 1.52%
1969 132,000 0.76%
1968 131,000 1.55%
1967 129,000 0.78%
1966 128,000 12.28%
1965 114,000 12.87%
1964 101,000 13.48%
1963 89,000 12.66%
1962 79,000 14.49%
1961 69,000 11.29%
1960 62,000 6.90%
1959 58,000 5.45%
1958 55,000 5.77%
1957 52,000 8.33%
1956 48,000 6.67%
1955 45,000 4.65%
1954 43,000 7.50%
1953 40,000 5.26%
1952 38,000 8.57%
1951 35,000 6.06%
1950 33,000 0.00%