Morogoro, Tanzania 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 Morogoro, Tanzania metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Morogoro in 2020 is 409,000, a 3.54% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Morogoro in 2019 was 395,000, a 3.67% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Morogoro in 2018 was 381,000, a 3.81% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Morogoro in 2017 was 367,000, a 3.67% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Tanzania
City Name Population
Dar es Salaam 6,702,000
Mwanza 1,120,000
Zanzibar 705,000
Mbeya 566,000
Arusha 493,000
Morogoro 409,000
Songea 353,000
Morogoro - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 409,000 3.54%
2019 395,000 3.67%
2018 381,000 3.81%
2017 367,000 3.67%
2016 354,000 3.81%
2015 341,000 3.96%
2014 328,000 3.80%
2013 316,000 3.95%
2012 304,000 3.75%
2011 293,000 3.90%
2010 282,000 4.06%
2009 271,000 3.83%
2008 261,000 3.57%
2007 252,000 4.13%
2006 242,000 3.86%
2005 233,000 3.56%
2004 225,000 4.17%
2003 216,000 3.85%
2002 208,000 4.00%
2001 200,000 4.17%
2000 192,000 4.35%
1999 184,000 3.95%
1998 177,000 4.12%
1997 170,000 4.29%
1996 163,000 4.49%
1995 156,000 4.00%
1994 150,000 4.17%
1993 144,000 4.35%
1992 138,000 4.55%
1991 132,000 3.94%
1990 127,000 4.10%
1989 122,000 4.27%
1988 117,000 7.34%
1987 109,000 6.86%
1986 102,000 6.25%
1985 96,000 7.87%
1984 89,000 5.95%
1983 84,000 7.69%
1982 78,000 6.85%
1981 73,000 5.80%
1980 69,000 7.81%
1979 64,000 6.67%
1978 60,000 9.09%
1977 55,000 7.84%
1976 51,000 8.51%
1975 47,000 6.82%
1974 44,000 10.00%
1973 40,000 8.11%
1972 37,000 8.82%
1971 34,000 6.25%
1970 32,000 10.34%
1969 29,000 7.41%
1968 27,000 8.00%
1967 25,000 4.17%
1966 24,000 9.09%
1965 22,000 4.76%
1964 21,000 5.00%
1963 20,000 5.26%
1962 19,000 5.56%
1961 18,000 5.88%
1960 17,000 6.25%
1959 16,000 6.67%
1958 15,000 0.00%
1957 15,000 7.14%
1956 14,000 7.69%
1955 13,000 8.33%
1954 12,000 9.09%
1953 11,000 0.00%
1952 11,000 10.00%
1951 10,000 11.11%
1950 9,000 0.00%