Russia Population 2022


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  • The current population of Russia is estimated at 145,786,618 people as of December, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Russia represent 1.85% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Russia is 8.4 inhabitants per km2.
  • Russia is located in Europe.
  • Russia ranks number 9 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Russia is 61.5331° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 105.3207° E.
  • The median age in Russia is 39.6 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Russia is 13,890 RUB per month, around USD $248.63 per month, in 2022.
  • The countries that Russia shares its land boundary with are Estonia, Finland, Norway, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland - with the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad Oblast, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia and Azerbaijan to the west and Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea to the south.

Russia

Official name Russian Federation
Location Europe
Capital Moscow
Population 145,812,178 (as of July 2022)
Population density 8.4/km2
Population growth rate -0.04% (in 2022)
Area 17,098,246 km2 (6,601,666.98 sq mi)
Official language Russian
Currency Russian ruble (RUB)
Life expectancy 72.84 years
Internet TLD .ru
Call code +7

Russia Population Graph

Russia Population History (1960-2020)

Year Population Male Population Female Population Male (%) Female (%) Urban Population Urban (%)
2020 144,118,490 66,798,920 77,319,570 46.35% 53.65% 107,728,571 74.75%
2019 144,420,702 66,924,553 77,496,149 46.34% 53.66% 107,723,402 74.59%
2018 144,492,307 66,957,735 77,534,572 46.34% 53.66% 107,545,624 74.43%
2017 144,511,189 66,952,034 77,559,155 46.33% 53.67% 107,357,362 74.29%
2016 144,356,831 66,880,520 77,476,311 46.33% 53.67% 107,055,026 74.16%
2015 144,111,280 66,766,756 77,344,524 46.33% 53.67% 106,714,403 74.05%
2014 143,834,049 66,638,315 77,195,734 46.33% 53.67% 106,365,279 73.95%
2013 143,521,346 66,507,792 77,013,554 46.34% 53.66% 106,004,866 73.86%
2012 143,216,041 66,380,635 76,835,406 46.35% 53.65% 105,679,117 73.79%
2011 142,975,204 66,283,305 76,691,899 46.36% 53.64% 105,415,618 73.73%
2010 142,863,753 66,260,209 76,603,544 46.38% 53.62% 105,276,300 73.69%
2009 142,799,628 66,259,027 76,540,601 46.4% 53.6% 105,157,646 73.64%
2008 142,756,640 66,267,632 76,489,008 46.42% 53.58% 105,068,887 73.6%
2007 142,819,395 66,339,609 76,479,786 46.45% 53.55% 105,043,665 73.55%
2006 143,063,942 66,510,427 76,553,515 46.49% 53.51% 105,166,304 73.51%
2005 143,533,166 66,785,982 76,747,184 46.53% 53.47% 105,439,464 73.46%
2004 144,081,723 67,113,267 76,968,456 46.58% 53.42% 105,784,801 73.42%
2003 144,663,083 67,456,396 77,206,687 46.63% 53.37% 106,139,304 73.37%
2002 145,321,028 67,850,388 77,470,640 46.69% 53.31% 106,578,442 73.34%
2001 145,991,080 68,236,231 77,754,849 46.74% 53.26% 107,084,457 73.35%
2000 146,611,529 68,599,534 78,011,995 46.79% 53.21% 107,539,557 73.35%
1999 147,229,497 68,947,573 78,281,924 46.83% 53.17% 107,992,836 73.35%
1998 147,685,551 69,205,449 78,480,102 46.86% 53.14% 108,342,120 73.36%
1997 147,930,153 69,349,656 78,580,497 46.88% 53.12% 108,521,560 73.36%
1996 148,174,945 69,494,049 78,680,896 46.9% 53.1% 108,715,957 73.37%
1995 148,390,625 69,610,042 78,780,583 46.91% 53.09% 108,874,202 73.37%
1994 148,422,753 69,625,113 78,797,640 46.91% 53.09% 108,912,616 73.38%
1993 148,473,623 69,634,129 78,839,494 46.9% 53.1% 108,949,945 73.38%
1992 148,553,051 69,656,526 78,896,525 46.89% 53.11% 109,023,084 73.39%
1991 148,409,055 69,544,483 78,864,572 46.86% 53.14% 108,917,405 73.39%
1990 147,984,204 69,271,406 78,712,798 46.81% 53.19% 108,605,607 73.39%
1989 147,735,772 69,066,473 78,669,299 46.75% 53.25% 108,438,057 73.4%
1988 146,871,686 68,545,016 78,326,670 46.67% 53.33% 107,480,700 73.18%
1987 145,922,591 67,985,335 77,937,256 46.59% 53.41% 106,187,869 72.77%
1986 144,908,489 67,382,447 77,526,042 46.5% 53.5% 104,841,292 72.35%
1985 143,872,386 66,799,949 77,072,437 46.43% 53.57% 103,473,020 71.92%
1984 142,759,275 66,183,200 76,576,075 46.36% 53.64% 102,072,882 71.5%
1983 141,682,167 65,598,843 76,083,324 46.3% 53.7% 100,693,516 71.07%
1982 140,837,082 65,137,150 75,699,932 46.25% 53.75% 99,473,231 70.63%
1981 139,954,994 64,659,207 75,295,787 46.2% 53.8% 98,234,410 70.19%
1980 139,023,901 64,145,628 74,878,273 46.14% 53.86% 96,969,171 69.75%
1979 138,040,803 63,609,202 74,431,601 46.08% 53.92% 95,676,081 69.31%
1978 137,073,706 63,067,612 74,006,094 46.01% 53.99% 94,169,636 68.7%
1977 136,113,610 62,530,592 73,583,018 45.94% 54.06% 92,489,198 67.95%
1976 135,160,515 62,011,644 73,148,871 45.88% 54.12% 90,814,350 67.19%
1975 134,213,420 61,510,010 72,703,410 45.83% 54.17% 89,157,975 66.43%
1974 133,445,343 61,104,623 72,340,720 45.79% 54.21% 87,606,868 65.65%
1973 132,682,267 60,702,137 71,980,130 45.75% 54.25% 86,070,987 64.87%
1972 131,922,191 60,314,826 71,607,365 45.72% 54.28% 84,535,740 64.08%
1971 131,168,116 59,930,712 71,237,404 45.69% 54.31% 83,003,184 63.28%
1970 130,417,040 59,522,337 70,894,703 45.64% 54.36% 81,471,525 62.47%
1969 129,676,966 59,119,729 70,557,237 45.59% 54.41% 79,932,882 61.64%
1968 128,940,893 58,719,683 70,221,210 45.54% 54.46% 78,370,275 60.78%
1967 128,208,820 58,296,550 69,912,270 45.47% 54.53% 76,822,725 59.92%
1966 127,480,747 57,876,259 69,604,488 45.4% 54.6% 75,277,381 59.05%
1965 126,757,675 57,446,578 69,311,097 45.32% 54.68% 73,734,940 58.17%
1964 125,357,535 56,699,213 68,658,322 45.23% 54.77% 71,817,332 57.29%
1963 123,972,396 55,948,742 68,023,654 45.13% 54.87% 69,932,829 56.41%
1962 122,603,259 55,195,987 67,407,272 45.02% 54.98% 68,069,329 55.52%
1961 121,248,124 54,440,408 66,807,716 44.9% 55.1% 66,237,850 54.63%
1960 119,908,990 53,707,237 66,201,753 44.79% 55.21% 64,427,100 53.73%
Source: Worldbank Open Data | Some data could be adjusted by Pediaglobe.

Cities in Russia ordered by Population

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

Russia

# City Population 2022
1 Moscow 10,394,718
2 Saint Petersburg 5,033,028
3 Novosibirsk 1,420,852
4 Yekaterinburg 1,351,392
5 Nizhniy Novgorod 1,285,577
6 Samara 1,136,092
7 Omsk 1,130,410
8 Kazan 1,106,285
9 Rostov-na-Donu 1,075,556
10 Chelyabinsk 1,063,982
11 Ufa 1,034,681
12 Volgograd 1,012,530
13 Perm 983,598
14 Krasnoyarsk 928,127
15 Saratov 864,589
16 Voronezh 849,686
17 Tolyatti 703,722
18 Krasnodar 650,501
19 Ulyanovsk 641,385
20 Izhevsk 631,795
21 Yaroslavl 607,397
22 Barnaul 600,239
23 Vladivostok 587,844
24 Irkutsk 587,282
25 Khabarovsk 579,695
26 Khabarovsk Vtoroy 578,997
27 Orenburg 550,754
28 Novokuznetsk 540,264
29 Ryazan 520,693
30 Tyumen 519,742
31 Lipetsk 516,222
32 Penza 513,217
33 Naberezhnyye Chelny 510,482
34 Kalininskiy 505,297
35 Astrakhan 503,136
36 Makhachkala 502,291
37 Tomsk 488,044
38 Kemerovo 480,620
39 Tula 472,341
40 Kirov 461,134
41 Cheboksary 450,043
42 Kaliningrad 438,042
43 Bryansk 429,757
44 Ivanovo 422,985
45 Magnitogorsk 415,046
46 Kursk 412,706
47 Tver 403,094
48 Nizhny Tagil 383,365
49 Stavropol 366,005
50 Ulan-Ude 362,584
51 Arkhangel'sk 358,045
52 Belgorod 348,017
53 Kurgan 346,046
54 Kaluga 341,724
55 Krasnogvargeisky 339,585
56 Sochi 329,443
57 Orel 326,858
58 Volzhskiy 325,136
59 Smolensk 322,853
60 Murmansk 321,179
61 Vladikavkaz 319,306
62 Cherepovets 317,822
63 Vologda 317,230
64 Vladimir 311,667
65 Chita 309,857
66 Saransk 305,275
67 Surgut 302,049
68 Tambov 292,737
69 Taganrog 280,842
70 Yoshkar-Ola 280,635
71 Kostroma 280,099
72 Komsomolsk-on-Amur 277,039
73 Nalchik 275,201
74 Sterlitamak 268,995
75 Petrozavodsk 266,827
76 Bratsk 258,114
77 Orsk 248,416
78 Nizhnevartovsk 246,015
79 Mar'ino 245,114
80 Angarsk 244,447
81 Novorossiysk 244,033
82 Khimki 241,551
83 Yakutsk 237,391
84 Nizhnekamsk 236,242
85 Dzerzhinsk 234,432
86 Syktyvkar 232,072
87 Staryy Oskol 228,452
88 Groznyy 227,389
89 Shakhty 222,817
90 Blagoveshchensk 222,447
91 Prokop'yevsk 220,927
92 Rybinsk 217,634
93 Zelenograd 217,453
94 Vykhino-Zhulebino 217,274
95 Velikiy Novgorod 216,718
96 Centralniy 216,492
97 Biysk 216,356
98 Vasyl'evsky Ostrov 204,642
99 Pskov 203,747
100 Severnyy 200,920

Other Countries from Europe Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
Russia 145,812,178 8.4/km2
Germany 84,271,788 232/km2
France 68,113,511 116/km2
Italy 59,421,387 200/km2
Spain 47,411,405 94/km2
Poland 37,794,711 122/km2
Romania 19,030,214 80.6/km2
Netherlands 17,195,292 423/km2
Belgium 11,610,770 376/km2
Czech Republic 10,757,593 133/km2
Sweden 10,401,616 25/km2
Greece 10,341,518 82/km2
Portugal 10,145,110 112.4/km2
Hungary 9,681,327 105/km2
Belarus 9,303,343 46/km2
Austria 9,031,530 107/km2
Switzerland 8,791,316 208/km2
Serbia 6,887,819 101/km2
Bulgaria 6,849,421 63/km2
Denmark 5,841,995 137.7/km2