Population of Cities in Iraq (2021)

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date09 Sep 2021

Iraq cities population

Rank City Population Share (%) Change
20202021Population(%)
1 Baghdad7,144,2607,323,07917.8178,8192.50
2 Al-Mawsil (Mosul)1,629,9321,683,0294.0953,0973.26
3 Al-Basrah (Basra)1,352,2101,381,7313.3629,5212.18
4 Kirkuk1,012,6141,031,0822.5018,4681.82
5 Najaf873,744901,4052.1927,6613.17
6 Irbil (Erbil)846,374861,1582.0914,7841.75
7 Sulaimaniya739,182758,7951.8419,6132.65
8 Amara655,663680,1561.6524,4933.74
9 Nasiriyah616,994634,4921.5417,4982.84
10 Hillah604,149615,1671.4911,0181.82
11 Karbala555,073565,1961.3710,1231.82
12 Diwaniyah513,369532,9611.2919,5923.82
13 Kut471,238479,8311.178,5931.82
14 Ramadi452,226460,4741.128,2481.82
15 Faloojah346,522352,8420.8576,3201.82
16 Baaqoobah323,796334,1430.81110,3473.20
17 Samarra311,819317,5060.7715,6871.82