Al-Mukalla, Yemen Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Al-Mukalla, Yemen metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Al-Mukalla in 2020 is 506,000, a 6.08% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Al-Mukalla in 2019 was 477,000, a 6.47% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Al-Mukalla in 2018 was 448,000, a 6.92% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Al-Mukalla in 2017 was 419,000, a 6.89% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Yemen
City Name Population
Sanaa 2,973,000
Aden 980,000
Taizz 845,000
Al-Hudaydah 669,000
Ibb 649,000
Al-Mukalla 506,000
Dhamar 351,000
Al-Mukalla - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 506,000 6.08%
2019 477,000 6.47%
2018 448,000 6.92%
2017 419,000 6.89%
2016 392,000 6.81%
2015 367,000 7.00%
2014 343,000 6.85%
2013 321,000 6.64%
2012 301,000 7.12%
2011 281,000 6.84%
2010 263,000 6.48%
2009 247,000 6.93%
2008 231,000 6.94%
2007 216,000 6.93%
2006 202,000 6.88%
2005 189,000 6.78%
2004 177,000 6.63%
2003 166,000 7.10%
2002 155,000 6.90%
2001 145,000 6.62%
2000 136,000 7.09%
1999 127,000 6.72%
1998 119,000 7.21%
1997 111,000 6.73%
1996 104,000 7.22%
1995 97,000 5.43%
1994 92,000 5.75%
1993 87,000 6.10%
1992 82,000 5.13%
1991 78,000 5.41%
1990 74,000 5.71%
1989 70,000 6.06%
1988 66,000 3.13%
1987 64,000 3.23%
1986 62,000 1.64%
1985 61,000 3.39%
1984 59,000 1.72%
1983 58,000 3.57%
1982 56,000 1.82%
1981 55,000 1.85%
1980 54,000 3.85%
1979 52,000 1.96%
1978 51,000 2.00%
1977 50,000 2.04%
1976 49,000 4.26%
1975 47,000 2.17%
1974 46,000 2.22%
1973 45,000 2.27%
1972 44,000 2.33%
1971 43,000 2.38%
1970 42,000 2.44%
1969 41,000 2.50%
1968 40,000 0.00%
1967 40,000 2.56%
1966 39,000 2.63%
1965 38,000 2.70%
1964 37,000 2.78%
1963 36,000 2.86%
1962 35,000 0.00%
1961 35,000 2.94%
1960 34,000 3.03%
1959 33,000 0.00%
1958 33,000 3.13%
1957 32,000 3.23%
1956 31,000 3.33%
1955 30,000 0.00%
1954 30,000 3.45%
1953 29,000 0.00%
1952 29,000 3.57%
1951 28,000 3.70%
1950 27,000 0.00%