Taoyuan, Taiwan Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Taoyuan, Taiwan metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Taoyuan in 2019 is 2,218,000, a 1.28% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Taoyuan in 2018 was 2,190,000, a 1.3% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Taoyuan in 2017 was 2,162,000, a 1.31% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Taoyuan in 2016 was 2,134,000, a 1.33% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Taiwan
City Name Population
Xinbei 4,361,000
Taibei 2,713,000
Taoyuan 2,218,000
Gaoxiong 1,534,000
Taizhong 1,302,000
Tainan 843,000
Xinzhu 447,000
Jilong 370,000
Taoyuan - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 2,218,000 1.28%
2018 2,190,000 1.30%
2017 2,162,000 1.31%
2016 2,134,000 1.33%
2015 2,106,000 1.30%
2014 2,079,000 1.27%
2013 2,053,000 1.33%
2012 2,026,000 1.30%
2011 2,000,000 1.32%
2010 1,974,000 1.33%
2009 1,948,000 1.35%
2008 1,922,000 1.37%
2007 1,896,000 1.34%
2006 1,871,000 1.30%
2005 1,847,000 1.37%
2004 1,822,000 1.33%
2003 1,798,000 1.30%
2002 1,775,000 1.89%
2001 1,742,000 2.47%
2000 1,700,000 2.41%
1999 1,660,000 2.47%
1998 1,620,000 2.40%
1997 1,582,000 2.46%
1996 1,544,000 2.46%
1995 1,507,000 2.45%
1994 1,471,000 2.44%
1993 1,436,000 2.43%
1992 1,402,000 4.78%
1991 1,338,000 7.21%
1990 1,248,000 7.22%
1989 1,164,000 7.28%
1988 1,085,000 7.21%
1987 1,012,000 7.20%
1986 944,000 7.15%
1985 881,000 7.31%
1984 821,000 7.18%
1983 766,000 7.28%
1982 714,000 7.85%
1981 662,000 8.70%
1980 609,000 8.75%
1979 560,000 8.74%
1978 515,000 8.65%
1977 474,000 8.72%
1976 436,000 8.73%
1975 401,000 8.67%
1974 369,000 8.53%
1973 340,000 8.63%
1972 313,000 8.68%
1971 288,000 8.68%
1970 265,000 9.05%
1969 243,000 8.48%
1968 224,000 8.74%
1967 206,000 8.42%
1966 190,000 9.20%
1965 174,000 8.07%
1964 161,000 8.78%
1963 148,000 8.82%
1962 136,000 8.80%
1961 125,000 8.70%
1960 115,000 8.49%
1959 106,000 9.28%
1958 97,000 7.78%
1957 90,000 9.76%
1956 82,000 7.89%
1955 76,000 8.57%
1954 70,000 9.38%
1953 64,000 8.47%
1952 59,000 9.26%
1951 54,000 8.00%
1950 50,000 0.00%