Larnaka · Population

Question: What is the population of Larnaka? Answer: Larnaka (Λάρνακα), Cyprus (capital: Lárnaka) - last known population is ≈ 144 200 (year 2015). This was 12.374% of total Cyprus population. In this year, Larnaka population density was 138.5 p/km². If population growth rate would be same as in period 2011-2015 (-0.2%/year), Larnaka population in 2018 would be: 143 332*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1982-1992] +1.98 %/year
[1992-1996] +1.98 %/year
[1996-2001] +1.04 %/year
[2001-2006] +1.7 %/year
[2006-2011] +2.67 %/year
[2011-2015] -0.2 %/year


GPS coordinates: 34.900254, 33.623172

Larnaka on city and population density map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)

Sources, Notices

1982c, 1992c, 1996e, 2001c, 2006e, 2011c, 2015e. Legend: e-estimate, c-census, o-other, ..
* Unofficial, calculated population.
** In some cases boundaries changes also influence the comparability of the population data. Data is provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, timeliness or completeness. Terms of use.
[1] Sources
Republic of Cyprus - statistical service
Population by district 1996-2011 xls, Ret. 2017-11-17
Population and social conditions
Population – Place of Residence, 2011, Statistical Service of Cyprus xls. Ret. 2017-11-17
English, Greek, Turkish names, historical populations
[2] City density map, generated by using data provided to us by website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).