Lviv · Population

Question: What is the population of Lviv? Answer: Lviv (L'viv, Львів), Ukraine (Administrative unit: Lvivska oblast) - last known population is ≈ 729 400 (year 2015). This was 1.627% of total Ukraine population. If population growth rate would be same as in period 2014-2015 (+0.05%/year), Lviv population in 2017 would be: 730 212*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1959-1970] +2.73 %/year
[1970-1979] +2.11 %/year
[1979-1989] +1.71 %/year
[1989-2001] -0.63 %/year
[2001-2014] -0.04 %/year
[2014-2015] +0.05 %/year


GPS coordinates: 49.838, 24.023

Local time in Lviv: 05:33 Saturday GMT+2.

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Lviv on city and population density map

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

Sources, Notices

1959c, 1970c, 1979c, 1989c, 2001c, 2014e, 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
State Statistics Committee of Ukraine
Census databank Tables
Official statistical publications Demographic yearbook, Statistical Collected Book
Всесоюзная перепись населения 1959 г. in Russian
[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).