Germany

Census Results


1950-09-13 49,842,624
1950-08-31 18,388,172
1961-06-06 56,174,826
1964-12-31 17,011,931
1970-05-27 60,650,584
1981-12-31 16,705,635
1987-05-25 61,077,042
2011-05-09 80,219,695

General Information


Official name Federal Republic of Germany
Official name [native] Bundesrepublik Deutschland (die) «German»
Capital Berlin
Capital [native] Berlin «German»
Region Western Europe
ISO code DE
Statistical agency Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland

Name in Chinese 德意志联邦共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية ألمانيا الاتحادية
Name in Spanish la República Federal de Alemania
Name in Russian Федеративая Республика Германия
Name in French la République fédérale d'Allemagne

Administrative units

codelandcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1997-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-05-09
census
de-08 »Baden-WürttembergStuttgart35,751.4110,396,61010,749,75510,486,660
de-09 »BayernMünchen70,550.1912,055,12312,520,33212,397,614
de-11BerlinBerlin891.753,445,0333,416,2553,292,365
de-12 »BrandenburgPotsdam29,483.982,563,4072,535,7372,455,780
de-04 »BremenBremen419.24676,069663,082650,863
de-02HamburgHamburg755.301,707,3561,770,6291,706,696
de-06 »HessenWiesbaden21,114.766,031,3506,072,5555,971,816
de-13 »Mecklenburg-VorpommernSchwerin23,194.181,812,5061,679,6821,609,982
de-03 »NiedersachsenHannover47,613.607,830,2747,971,6847,777,992
de-05 »Nordrhein-WestfalenDüsseldorf34,097.7217,961,10117,996,62117,538,251
de-07 »Rheinland-PfalzMainz19,854.134,010,0594,045,6433,989,808
de-10 »SaarlandSaarbrücken2,568.731,082,4871,036,598999,623
de-14 »SachsenDresden18,419.834,536,1724,220,2004,056,799
de-15 »Sachsen-AnhaltMagdeburg20,450.292,714,2672,412,4722,287,040
de-01 »Schleswig-HolsteinKiel15,799.572,749,3832,837,3732,800,119
de-16 »ThüringenErfurt16,172.502,484,5382,289,2192,188,589
 total 357,137.1782,501,00082,217,83780,219,695
source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.

Main cities

namepopulation
1992-12-31
admin.
population
2000-12-31
admin.
population
2011-05-09
census
Berlin3,465,7483,382,1693,292,365
Hamburg1,688,7851,715,3921,706,696
München1,256,6381,210,2231,348,335
Köln960,631962,8841,005,775
Frankfurt am Main663,952646,550667,925
Düsseldorf578,135569,364586,291
Stuttgart599,415582,443585,890
Dortmund600,669588,994571,143
Essen627,269595,243566,201
Bremen554,377539,403542,707
Dresden481,676477,807512,354
Hannover523,627515,001506,416
Leipzig496,647493,208502,979
Duisburg539,094514,915488,468
Nürnberg500,198488,400486,314
Bochum400,356391,147362,286
Wuppertal388,102366,434342,661
Bielefeld324,287321,758326,870
Bonn298,227302,247305,765
Mannheim318,446307,730290,117
Münster267,072265,609289,576
Karlsruhe279,329277,204289,173
Wiesbaden268,069270,109269,121
Augsburg264,852254,982267,767
Gelsenkirchen295,368278,695258,766
Mönchengladbach265,069263,014255,188
source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.