Liverpool, UK Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Liverpool, UK metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Liverpool in 2019 is 897,000, a 0.45% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Liverpool in 2018 was 893,000, a 0.45% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Liverpool in 2017 was 889,000, a 0.45% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Liverpool in 2016 was 885,000, a 0.45% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in UK
City Name Population
London 9,177,000
Manchester 2,710,000
West Midlands 2,589,000
West Yorkshire 1,876,000
Glasgow 1,667,000
South Hampshire 920,000
Liverpool 897,000
Newcastle upon Tyne 805,000
Nottingham 781,000
Sheffield 725,000
Bristol 679,000
Belfast 627,000
Brighton-Worthing-Littlehampton 602,000
Leicester 547,000
Edinburgh 531,000
Bournemouth/Poole 501,000
Cardiff 474,000
Coventry-Bedworth 418,000
Middlesbrough 386,000
The Potteries 384,000
Sunderland 340,000
Reading-Wokingham 339,000
Birkenhead 328,000
Preston 326,000
Kingston upon Hull 320,000
Newport 315,000
Southend-On-Sea 310,000
Swansea 310,000
Liverpool - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%