As-Suways, 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 As-Suways, Egypt metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of As-Suways in 2020 is 638,000, a 1.75% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of As-Suways in 2019 was 627,000, a 1.62% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of As-Suways in 2018 was 617,000, a 1.82% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of As-Suways in 2017 was 606,000, a 1.85% 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
As-Suways - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 638,000 1.75%
2019 627,000 1.62%
2018 617,000 1.82%
2017 606,000 1.85%
2016 595,000 1.88%
2015 584,000 1.74%
2014 574,000 1.77%
2013 564,000 1.81%
2012 554,000 1.84%
2011 544,000 1.87%
2010 534,000 1.91%
2009 524,000 1.75%
2008 515,000 1.78%
2007 506,000 1.81%
2006 497,000 1.84%
2005 488,000 1.88%
2004 479,000 1.70%
2003 471,000 1.95%
2002 462,000 1.76%
2001 454,000 1.79%
2000 446,000 1.83%
1999 438,000 1.86%
1998 430,000 1.90%
1997 422,000 1.93%
1996 414,000 2.48%
1995 404,000 2.54%
1994 394,000 2.60%
1993 384,000 2.40%
1992 375,000 2.46%
1991 366,000 2.52%
1990 357,000 2.59%
1989 348,000 2.35%
1988 340,000 2.41%
1987 332,000 3.75%
1986 320,000 5.26%
1985 304,000 5.19%
1984 289,000 5.47%
1983 274,000 5.38%
1982 260,000 5.26%
1981 247,000 5.56%
1980 234,000 5.41%
1979 222,000 5.21%
1978 211,000 5.50%
1977 200,000 2.04%
1976 196,000 -2.97%
1975 202,000 -2.88%
1974 208,000 -2.80%
1973 214,000 -3.17%
1972 221,000 -2.64%
1971 227,000 -2.99%
1970 234,000 -2.90%
1969 241,000 -2.82%
1968 248,000 -3.13%
1967 256,000 -2.66%
1966 263,000 3.95%
1965 253,000 4.55%
1964 242,000 4.76%
1963 231,000 4.52%
1962 221,000 4.74%
1961 211,000 4.98%
1960 201,000 4.69%
1959 192,000 4.92%
1958 183,000 4.57%
1957 175,000 4.79%
1956 167,000 5.03%
1955 159,000 5.30%
1954 151,000 4.86%
1953 144,000 4.35%
1952 138,000 5.34%
1951 131,000 4.80%
1950 125,000 0.00%