Salmiya · Population

Question: What is the population of Salmiya? Answer: Salmiya, Kuwait (Administrative unit: Hawally) - last known population is ≈ 223 600 (year 2015). This was 5.746% of total Kuwait population. If population growth rate would be same as in period 2002-2015 (+3.4%/year), Salmiya population in 2019 would be: 255 653*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1993-2002] +2.48 %/year
[2002-2015] +3.4 %/year


GPS coordinates: 29.334, 48.076

Local time in Salmiya: 21:29 Sunday GMT+3.

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Salmiya on city and population density map

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

Sources, Notices

1993e, 2002e, 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
The Public Authority For Civil Information Statistical reports
Central Statistical Bureau
• Britannica book of the year : world data (1997) pop.1995
[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).