Nukus, Uzbekistan Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Nukus, Uzbekistan metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Nukus in 2020 is 338,000, a 2.11% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Nukus in 2019 was 331,000, a 2.48% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Nukus in 2018 was 323,000, a 2.54% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Nukus in 2017 was 315,000, a 2.61% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Uzbekistan
City Name Population
Tashkent 2,517,000
Samarkand 579,000
Namangan 529,000
Andizhan 443,000
Nukus 338,000
Nukus - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 338,000 2.11%
2019 331,000 2.48%
2018 323,000 2.54%
2017 315,000 2.61%
2016 307,000 2.33%
2015 300,000 2.39%
2014 293,000 2.81%
2013 285,000 2.52%
2012 278,000 2.21%
2011 272,000 2.64%
2010 265,000 2.71%
2009 258,000 2.38%
2008 252,000 2.44%
2007 246,000 2.50%
2006 240,000 2.56%
2005 234,000 2.63%
2004 228,000 2.24%
2003 223,000 2.76%
2002 217,000 2.36%
2001 212,000 1.92%
2000 208,000 1.96%
1999 204,000 2.00%
1998 200,000 1.52%
1997 197,000 2.07%
1996 193,000 2.12%
1995 189,000 1.61%
1994 186,000 2.20%
1993 182,000 1.68%
1992 179,000 1.70%
1991 176,000 2.33%
1990 172,000 1.78%
1989 169,000 3.05%
1988 164,000 4.46%
1987 157,000 4.67%
1986 150,000 4.17%
1985 144,000 4.35%
1984 138,000 4.55%
1983 132,000 3.94%
1982 127,000 4.96%
1981 121,000 4.31%
1980 116,000 4.50%
1979 111,000 4.72%
1978 106,000 3.92%
1977 102,000 4.08%
1976 98,000 4.26%
1975 94,000 4.44%
1974 90,000 4.65%
1973 86,000 4.88%
1972 82,000 3.80%
1971 79,000 5.33%
1970 75,000 4.17%
1969 72,000 5.88%
1968 68,000 6.25%
1967 64,000 6.67%
1966 60,000 5.26%
1965 57,000 5.56%
1964 54,000 5.88%
1963 51,000 6.25%
1962 48,000 6.67%
1961 45,000 7.14%
1960 42,000 5.00%
1959 40,000 5.26%
1958 38,000 8.57%
1957 35,000 6.06%
1956 33,000 6.45%
1955 31,000 6.90%
1954 29,000 7.41%
1953 27,000 8.00%
1952 25,000 8.70%
1951 23,000 4.55%
1950 22,000 0.00%