Population of Cities in Japan (2021)

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date09 Sep 2021

Japan cities population

Rank City Population Share (%) Change
20202021Population(%)
1 Tokyo37,393,12937,339,80529.6-53,324-0.14
2 Kinki M.M.A. (Osaka)19,165,34019,110,61615.2-54,724-0.29
3 Chukyo M.M.A. (Nagoya)9,552,1329,565,6427.5913,5100.14
4 Kitakyushu-Fukuoka M.M.A.5,528,6325,516,1584.38-12,474-0.23
5 Shizuoka-Hamamatsu M.M.A.2,922,3202,930,3412.328,0210.27
6 Sapporo2,669,6802,670,1212.124410.02
7 Sendai2,327,4172,334,9591.857,5420.32
8 Hiroshima2,083,2232,077,5691.65-5,654-0.27
9 Niigata804,298801,9820.636-2,316-0.29
10 Kumamoto742,612741,4550.588-1,157-0.16
11 Okayama724,696724,1570.574-539-0.07
12 Kagoshima591,042588,4130.467-2,629-0.44
13 Utsunomiya522,100521,6690.414-431-0.08
14 Matsuyama509,958508,2410.403-1,717-0.34
15 Oita479,259478,5050.380-754-0.16
16 Kurashiki475,975474,8460.377-1,129-0.24
17 Kanazawa466,219465,3900.369-829-0.18
18 Fukuyama465,446464,6380.369-808-0.17
19 Takamatsu419,653418,6430.332-1,010-0.24
20 Toyama413,444411,7900.327-1,654-0.40
21 Nagasaki414,208410,4990.326-3,709-0.90
22 Miyazaki399,446398,3750.316-1,071-0.27
23 Nagano371,971370,2940.294-1,677-0.45
24 Toyohashi371,026369,7410.293-1,285-0.35
25 Takasaki368,559367,5730.292-986-0.27
26 Iwaki355,785356,0310.2822460.07
27 Koriyama330,637329,1880.261-1,449-0.44
28 Maebashi330,538328,9220.261-1,616-0.49
29 Asahikawa330,904328,6540.261-2,250-0.68
30 Kochi329,672327,6650.260-2,007-0.61
31 Naha320,899320,5170.254-382-0.12
32 Akita306,977304,7350.242-2,242-0.73
33 Kurume304,865304,3190.241-546-0.18