Az-Zaqazig, 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 Az-Zaqazig, Egypt metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Az-Zaqazig in 2020 is 358,000, a 1.13% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Az-Zaqazig in 2019 was 354,000, a 1.14% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Az-Zaqazig in 2018 was 350,000, a 1.16% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Az-Zaqazig in 2017 was 346,000, a 1.47% 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
Az-Zaqazig - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 358,000 1.13%
2019 354,000 1.14%
2018 350,000 1.16%
2017 346,000 1.47%
2016 341,000 1.19%
2015 337,000 1.20%
2014 333,000 1.22%
2013 329,000 1.23%
2012 325,000 1.25%
2011 321,000 1.26%
2010 317,000 1.28%
2009 313,000 1.29%
2008 309,000 1.31%
2007 305,000 1.33%
2006 301,000 1.01%
2005 298,000 1.36%
2004 294,000 1.38%
2003 290,000 1.05%
2002 287,000 1.41%
2001 283,000 1.07%
2000 280,000 1.45%
1999 276,000 1.10%
1998 273,000 1.11%
1997 270,000 1.12%
1996 267,000 1.14%
1995 264,000 0.76%
1994 262,000 0.77%
1993 260,000 0.78%
1992 258,000 1.18%
1991 255,000 0.79%
1990 253,000 0.80%
1989 251,000 0.80%
1988 249,000 0.81%
1987 247,000 1.23%
1986 244,000 2.09%
1985 239,000 1.70%
1984 235,000 2.17%
1983 230,000 1.77%
1982 226,000 2.26%
1981 221,000 1.84%
1980 217,000 1.88%
1979 213,000 1.91%
1978 209,000 1.95%
1977 205,000 2.50%
1976 200,000 2.56%
1975 195,000 3.17%
1974 189,000 2.72%
1973 184,000 2.79%
1972 179,000 2.87%
1971 174,000 2.96%
1970 169,000 2.42%
1969 165,000 3.13%
1968 160,000 2.56%
1967 156,000 2.63%
1966 152,000 3.40%
1965 147,000 3.52%
1964 142,000 3.65%
1963 137,000 3.79%
1962 132,000 3.13%
1961 128,000 3.23%
1960 124,000 3.33%
1959 120,000 3.45%
1958 116,000 2.65%
1957 113,000 3.67%
1956 109,000 2.83%
1955 106,000 2.91%
1954 103,000 4.04%
1953 99,000 3.13%
1952 96,000 3.23%
1951 93,000 2.20%
1950 91,000 0.00%