Semarang · Population

Question: What is the population of Semarang? Answer: Semarang, Indonesia (Administrative unit: Jawa Tengah) - last known population is ≈ 1 556 000 (year 2010). This was 0.644% of total Indonesia population. If population growth rate would be same as in period 2005-2010 (+2.84%/year), Semarang population in 2024 would be: 2 301 990*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1990-2000] +2.97 %/year
[2000-2005] +0.11 %/year
[2005-2010] +2.84 %/year


GPS coordinates: -6.993, 110.42

Local time in Semarang: 16:14 Thursday GMT+7.

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Semarang on city and population density map

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

Sources, Notices

1990c, 2000c, 2005c, 2010c. 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
Badan Pusat Statistik Indonesia
Population of Indonesia by Province 1971, 1980, 1990, 1995 , 2000 and 2010
Census 2010
Demographic Yearbook Population Censuses' Datasets (1995 - Present) y2005, 2010, cities 100000+
Berita resmi statistik:Hasil Sensus Penduduk 2000 PDF Statistics Indonesia. June 3, 2002.
Seznam měst v Indonésii y1990 (Cz.). Ret.2015-11-27
[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).