Nukus, Uzbekistan 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 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%