Lobito, Angola 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 Lobito, Angola metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Lobito in 2020 is 426,000, a 2.9% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Lobito in 2019 was 414,000, a 2.99% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Lobito in 2018 was 402,000, a 2.81% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Lobito in 2017 was 391,000, a 2.89% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Angola
City Name Population
Luanda 8,330,000
Lubango 828,000
Cabinda 778,000
Benguela 715,000
Huambo 671,000
Malanje 665,000
Cuito 535,000
Uige 511,000
Lobito 426,000
Lobito - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 426,000 2.90%
2019 414,000 2.99%
2018 402,000 2.81%
2017 391,000 2.89%
2016 380,000 2.98%
2015 369,000 2.79%
2014 359,000 2.87%
2013 349,000 2.65%
2012 340,000 3.03%
2011 330,000 2.80%
2010 321,000 2.88%
2009 312,000 2.97%
2008 303,000 2.71%
2007 295,000 2.79%
2006 287,000 2.87%
2005 279,000 2.95%
2004 271,000 2.65%
2003 264,000 3.13%
2002 256,000 2.81%
2001 249,000 2.89%
2000 242,000 2.98%
1999 235,000 2.62%
1998 229,000 2.69%
1997 223,000 3.24%
1996 216,000 2.86%
1995 210,000 2.94%
1994 204,000 2.51%
1993 199,000 3.11%
1992 193,000 2.66%
1991 188,000 2.73%
1990 183,000 2.81%
1989 178,000 2.89%
1988 173,000 2.98%
1987 168,000 3.07%
1986 163,000 2.52%
1985 159,000 3.25%
1984 154,000 2.67%
1983 150,000 7.91%
1982 139,000 7.75%
1981 129,000 7.50%
1980 120,000 7.14%
1979 112,000 7.69%
1978 104,000 8.33%
1977 96,000 6.67%
1976 90,000 8.43%
1975 83,000 7.79%
1974 77,000 6.94%
1973 72,000 7.46%
1972 67,000 8.06%
1971 62,000 5.08%
1970 59,000 1.72%
1969 58,000 1.75%
1968 57,000 1.79%
1967 56,000 1.82%
1966 55,000 1.85%
1965 54,000 1.89%
1964 53,000 1.92%
1963 52,000 0.00%
1962 52,000 1.96%
1961 51,000 6.25%
1960 48,000 6.67%
1959 45,000 7.14%
1958 42,000 7.69%
1957 39,000 8.33%
1956 36,000 9.09%
1955 33,000 6.45%
1954 31,000 6.90%
1953 29,000 7.41%
1952 27,000 8.00%
1951 25,000 8.70%
1950 23,000 0.00%