Hamburg, Germany Metro Area Population 1950-2023

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Hamburg, Germany metro area from 1950 to 2023. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Hamburg in 2023 is 1,788,000, a 0% increase from 2022.
  • The metro area population of Hamburg in 2022 was 1,788,000, a 0.06% decline from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Hamburg in 2021 was 1,789,000, a 0.06% decline from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Hamburg in 2020 was 1,790,000, a 0.06% decline from 2019.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Germany
City Name Population
Berlin 3,574,000
Hamburg 1,788,000
Munich 1,576,000
Cologne 1,144,000
Frankfurt am Main 796,000
Duesseldorf 640,000
Stuttgart 635,000
Leipzig 604,000
Dortmund 590,000
Dresden 589,000
Essen 581,000
Bremen 568,000
Hannover 538,000
Duisburg 525,000
Nurenberg 512,000
Bochum 380,000
Wuppertal 348,000
Mannheim 343,000
Westfalen 339,000
Bielefeld 334,000
Karlsruhe 322,000
Bonn 320,000
Hamburg - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2023 1,788,000 0.00%
2022 1,788,000 -0.06%
2021 1,789,000 -0.06%
2020 1,790,000 -0.06%
2019 1,791,000 -0.11%
2018 1,793,000 0.11%
2017 1,791,000 0.11%
2016 1,789,000 0.17%
2015 1,786,000 0.11%
2014 1,784,000 0.11%
2013 1,782,000 0.11%
2012 1,780,000 0.11%
2011 1,778,000 0.17%
2010 1,775,000 0.11%
2009 1,773,000 0.34%
2008 1,767,000 0.51%
2007 1,758,000 0.57%
2006 1,748,000 0.52%
2005 1,739,000 0.29%
2004 1,734,000 0.17%
2003 1,731,000 0.17%
2002 1,728,000 0.41%
2001 1,721,000 0.64%
2000 1,710,000 0.47%
1999 1,702,000 0.00%
1998 1,702,000 -0.23%
1997 1,706,000 -0.12%
1996 1,708,000 0.06%
1995 1,707,000 0.18%
1994 1,704,000 0.47%
1993 1,696,000 1.01%
1992 1,679,000 1.08%
1991 1,661,000 1.34%
1990 1,639,000 1.49%
1989 1,615,000 1.83%
1988 1,586,000 -0.44%
1987 1,593,000 1.08%
1986 1,576,000 -0.63%
1985 1,586,000 -0.94%
1984 1,601,000 -0.99%
1983 1,617,000 -0.80%
1982 1,630,000 -0.67%
1981 1,641,000 -0.67%
1980 1,652,000 -0.78%
1979 1,665,000 -0.83%
1978 1,679,000 -0.83%
1977 1,693,000 -0.82%
1976 1,707,000 -0.81%
1975 1,721,000 -0.81%
1974 1,735,000 -0.80%
1973 1,749,000 -0.79%
1972 1,763,000 -0.84%
1971 1,778,000 -0.78%
1970 1,792,000 -0.33%
1969 1,798,000 -0.22%
1968 1,802,000 -0.22%
1967 1,806,000 -0.28%
1966 1,811,000 -0.22%
1965 1,815,000 -0.22%
1964 1,819,000 -0.22%
1963 1,823,000 -0.27%
1962 1,828,000 -0.22%
1961 1,832,000 1.10%
1960 1,812,000 1.29%
1959 1,789,000 1.25%
1958 1,767,000 1.20%
1957 1,746,000 1.22%
1956 1,725,000 1.29%
1955 1,703,000 1.19%
1954 1,683,000 1.26%
1953 1,662,000 1.22%
1952 1,642,000 1.23%
1951 1,622,000 0.87%
1950 1,608,000 0.00%