Iran Population 2022


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  • The current population of Iran is estimated at 85,991,704 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Iran represent 1.09% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Iran is 49 inhabitants per km2.
  • Iran is located in Asia.
  • Iran ranks number 18 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Iran is 32.4336° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 53.6915° E.
  • The median age in Iran is 32.0 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Iran is IRR 18,970,900 per month, around USD $448.00 per month, in 2022.
  • The countries that Iran shares its land boundary with are Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Armenia to the north, Pakistan and Afghanistan to the east, and Turkey and Iraq to the west. It is also bordered by the Caspian Sea to the north, and the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to the south.

Iran

Official name Islamic Republic of Iran
Location Asia
Capital Tehran
Population 85,971,815 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 49/km2
Population growth rate 1.25% (in 2022)
Area 1,648,195 km2 (636,371.39 sq mi)
Official language Persian
Currency Iranian rial (IRR)
Life expectancy 77.10 years
Internet TLD .ir
Call code +98

Cities in Iran ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Iran. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).

Iran

# City Population 2022
1 Tehran 7,270,623
2 Mashhad 2,333,940
3 Isfahan 1,567,432
4 Karaj 1,462,845
5 Tabriz 1,444,159
6 Shiraz 1,270,066
7 Qom 914,850
8 Ahvaz 848,379
9 Pasragad Branch 794,654
10 Kahriz 778,743
11 Kermanshah 627,870
12 Rasht 601,487
13 Kerman 583,520
14 Orumiyeh 583,311
15 Zahedan 560,591
16 Hamadan 535,493
17 Azadshahr 520,323
18 Arak 509,338
19 Yazd 483,114
20 Ardabil 417,448
21 Abadan 375,622
22 Zanjan 361,224
23 Bandar Abbas 355,448
24 Sanandaj 354,868
25 Qazvin 337,839
26 Khorramshahr 335,433
27 Khorramabad 334,970
28 Khomeyni Shahr 281,716
29 Sari 258,231
30 Qarchak 256,090
31 Borujerd 255,586
32 Gorgan 248,072
33 Sabzevar 227,992
34 Najafabad 226,198
35 Neyshabur 223,470
36 Nazarabad 216,418
37 Bukan 215,336
38 Sirjan 210,926
39 Babol 204,844
40 Amol 201,874
41 Birjand 199,740
42 Bojnurd 193,808
43 Varamin 181,273
44 Malayer 179,345
45 Khowy 177,667
46 Saveh 177,464
47 Bushehr 167,808
48 Mahabad 164,481
49 Saqqez 152,991
50 Marvdasht 150,615
51 Rafsanjan 150,087
52 Ilam 143,096
53 Miandoab 134,386
54 Shahrud 133,960
55 Gonbad-e Kavus 133,624
56 Iranshahr 133,279
57 Shahr-e Kord 131,116
58 Torbat-e Heydariyeh 126,726
59 Semnan 125,900
60 Marand 125,445
61 Zabol 123,319
62 Masjed Soleyman 113,227
63 Quchan 112,914
64 Bandar-e Anzali 112,422
65 Baneh 105,763
66 Parsabad 102,698
67 Kuhdasht 101,881
68 Bam 100,102
69 Akbarabad 99,896
70 Fasa 99,012
71 Yasuj 98,315
72 Kashmar 96,949
73 Ahar 95,650
74 Dogonbadan 95,480
75 Kazerun 95,428
76 Behshahr 94,931
77 Marivan 93,011
78 Aligudarz 92,042
79 Alvand 90,774
80 Qorveh 89,079
81 Borazjan 87,066
82 Shirvan 83,601
83 Salmas 82,642
84 Bonab 81,404
85 Shahre Jadide Andisheh 80,720
86 Behbahan 80,112
87 Shushtar 78,584
88 Khomeyn 78,370
89 Nahavand 77,257
90 Nurabad 74,638
91 Naqadeh 74,241
92 Takestan 72,107
93 Minab 71,604
94 Abhar 70,951
95 Dehdasht 70,723
96 Chalus 70,320
97 Khash 70,209
98 Langarud 69,150
99 Damghan 68,405
100 Firuzabad 67,283

Other Countries from Asia Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
China 1,450,158,659 145/km2
India 1,383,820,649 417/km2
Indonesia 276,736,832 142/km2
Bangladesh 167,903,853 1,108/km2
Japan 125,553,305 332/km2
Iran 85,971,815 49/km2
South Korea 51,381,320 507/km2
Iraq 42,001,087 83/km2
Afghanistan 40,697,213 48.57/km2
Malaysia 33,170,971 98/km2
North Korea 25,807,433 213/km2
Kazakhstan 19,195,356 64/km2
Cambodia 17,379,688 87.3/km2
Jordan 10,911,635 114/km2
Israel 9,310,348 432/km2
Laos 7,409,511 27/km2
Lebanon 6,797,875 560/km2
Kyrgyzstan 6,730,103 27.5/km2
Kuwait 4,490,130 201/km2
Georgia 3,774,173 57.6/km2