Prague · Population

Question: What is the population of Prague? Answer: Prague (Praha), Czech Republic (Administrative unit: Praha) - last known population is ≈ 1 259 100 (year 2015). This was 11.942% of total Czech Republic population. If population growth rate would be same as in period 2011-2015 (+0.5%/year), Prague population in 2019 would be: 1 284 629*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1950-1961] +0.63 %/year
[1961-1970] +0.08 %/year
[1970-1980] +0.36 %/year
[1980-1991] +0.24 %/year
[1991-2001] -0.38 %/year
[2001-2011] +0.54 %/year
[2011-2015] +0.5 %/year


GPS coordinates: 50.088, 14.421

Local time in Prague: 18:49 Sunday GMT+1.

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Prague on city and population density map

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

Sources, Notices

1950c, 1961c, 1970c, 1980c, 1991c, 2001c, 2011e, 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
Český statistický úřad | ČSÚ (Čeština) Czech Statistical Office
Počet obyvatel v obcích České republiky k 1.1.2015 D: 2015-11-15
Veřejná databáze
• Huizinga. Internationaal aardrijkskundig woordenboek 1958
[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).