Liverpool, UK Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Liverpool, UK metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Liverpool in 2022 is 912,000, a 0.66% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Liverpool in 2021 was 906,000, a 0.44% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Liverpool in 2020 was 902,000, a 0.56% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Liverpool in 2019 was 897,000, a 0.45% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in UK
City Name Population
London 9,541,000
Manchester 2,770,000
West Midlands 2,646,000
West Yorkshire 1,915,000
Glasgow 1,689,000
South Hampshire 944,000
Liverpool 912,000
Newcastle upon Tyne 818,000
Nottingham 800,000
Sheffield 741,000
Bristol 701,000
Belfast 639,000
Brighton-Worthing-Littlehampton 617,000
Leicester 562,000
Edinburgh 548,000
Bournemouth/Poole 514,000
Cardiff 485,000
Coventry-Bedworth 439,000
Middlesbrough 391,000
The Potteries 390,000
Reading-Wokingham 348,000
Sunderland 344,000
Preston 332,000
Birkenhead 331,000
Kingston upon Hull 323,000
Newport 319,000
Southend-On-Sea 316,000
Swansea 314,000
Liverpool - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 912,000 0.66%
2021 906,000 0.44%
2020 902,000 0.56%
2019 897,000 0.45%
2018 893,000 0.45%
2017 889,000 0.45%
2016 885,000 0.45%
2015 881,000 0.46%
2014 877,000 0.46%
2013 873,000 0.46%
2012 869,000 0.46%
2011 865,000 0.23%
2010 863,000 0.12%
2009 862,000 0.23%
2008 860,000 0.12%
2007 859,000 0.12%
2006 858,000 0.23%
2005 856,000 0.12%
2004 855,000 0.12%
2003 854,000 0.23%
2002 852,000 0.12%
2001 851,000 -0.23%
2000 853,000 -0.23%
1999 855,000 -0.23%
1998 857,000 -0.23%
1997 859,000 -0.23%
1996 861,000 -0.23%
1995 863,000 -0.23%
1994 865,000 -0.35%
1993 868,000 -0.23%
1992 870,000 -0.23%
1991 872,000 -1.47%
1990 885,000 -1.88%
1989 902,000 -1.85%
1988 919,000 -1.82%
1987 936,000 -1.89%
1986 954,000 -1.85%
1985 972,000 -1.82%
1984 990,000 -1.88%
1983 1,009,000 -1.85%
1982 1,028,000 -1.81%
1981 1,047,000 -1.87%
1980 1,067,000 -1.84%
1979 1,087,000 -1.90%
1978 1,108,000 -1.77%
1977 1,128,000 -1.91%
1976 1,150,000 -1.79%
1975 1,171,000 -1.93%
1974 1,194,000 -1.81%
1973 1,216,000 -1.86%
1972 1,239,000 -1.82%
1971 1,262,000 -1.10%
1970 1,276,000 -0.85%
1969 1,287,000 -0.92%
1968 1,299,000 -0.84%
1967 1,310,000 -0.91%
1966 1,322,000 -0.90%
1965 1,334,000 -0.89%
1964 1,346,000 -0.88%
1963 1,358,000 -0.88%
1962 1,370,000 -0.87%
1961 1,382,000 -0.14%
1960 1,384,000 0.00%
1959 1,384,000 0.00%
1958 1,384,000 0.00%
1957 1,384,000 0.07%
1956 1,383,000 0.00%
1955 1,383,000 0.00%
1954 1,383,000 0.00%
1953 1,383,000 0.00%
1952 1,383,000 0.07%
1951 1,382,000 0.00%
1950 1,382,000 0.00%