Luanda, Angola Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Luanda, Angola metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Luanda in 2022 is 8,952,000, a 3.71% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2021 was 8,632,000, a 3.63% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2020 was 8,330,000, a 3.54% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Luanda in 2019 was 8,045,000, a 3.49% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Angola
City Name Population
Luanda 8,952,000
Lubango 914,000
Cabinda 862,000
Benguela 777,000
Malanje 744,000
Huambo 706,000
Cuito 604,000
Uige 583,000
Lobito 454,000
Luanda - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 8,952,000 3.71%
2021 8,632,000 3.63%
2020 8,330,000 3.54%
2019 8,045,000 3.49%
2018 7,774,000 3.45%
2017 7,515,000 3.44%
2016 7,265,000 3.45%
2015 7,023,000 3.45%
2014 6,789,000 6.09%
2013 6,399,000 6.47%
2012 6,010,000 6.48%
2011 5,644,000 6.49%
2010 5,300,000 6.47%
2009 4,978,000 6.48%
2008 4,675,000 6.49%
2007 4,390,000 6.48%
2006 4,123,000 6.48%
2005 3,872,000 6.46%
2004 3,637,000 6.50%
2003 3,415,000 6.49%
2002 3,207,000 6.47%
2001 3,012,000 6.47%
2000 2,829,000 6.51%
1999 2,656,000 6.45%
1998 2,495,000 6.49%
1997 2,343,000 6.50%
1996 2,200,000 6.49%
1995 2,066,000 6.44%
1994 1,941,000 6.53%
1993 1,822,000 7.30%
1992 1,698,000 7.33%
1991 1,582,000 7.33%
1990 1,474,000 7.36%
1989 1,373,000 7.35%
1988 1,279,000 7.30%
1987 1,192,000 7.29%
1986 1,111,000 7.34%
1985 1,035,000 7.37%
1984 964,000 7.35%
1983 898,000 5.15%
1982 854,000 5.30%
1981 811,000 5.19%
1980 771,000 5.18%
1979 733,000 5.16%
1978 697,000 5.29%
1977 662,000 5.08%
1976 630,000 5.18%
1975 599,000 5.27%
1974 569,000 5.18%
1973 541,000 5.25%
1972 514,000 5.11%
1971 489,000 6.54%
1970 459,000 7.75%
1969 426,000 7.85%
1968 395,000 7.92%
1967 366,000 7.65%
1966 340,000 7.94%
1965 315,000 7.88%
1964 292,000 7.75%
1963 271,000 7.97%
1962 251,000 7.73%
1961 233,000 6.39%
1960 219,000 4.29%
1959 210,000 5.00%
1958 200,000 4.71%
1957 191,000 4.95%
1956 182,000 4.60%
1955 174,000 4.82%
1954 166,000 4.40%
1953 159,000 4.61%
1952 152,000 4.83%
1951 145,000 5.07%
1950 138,000 0.00%