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The population of the districts of Greater Cairo according to census results and latest official estimates.

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NameStatusNativeGovernoratePopulation
Census
1996-11-19
Population
Census
2006-11-11
Population
Estimate
2017-07-01
Population
Estimate
2020-07-01
15 Māyū [15th of May City]Kism (fully urban)قسم 15 مايوAl-Qāhirah65,56090,74093,87997,564
'ĀbidīnKism (fully urban)قسم عابدينAl-Qāhirah48,70442,22340,45042,059
Ad-Darb al-AḥmarKism (fully urban)قسم الدرب الأحمرAl-Qāhirah78,37560,48858,67760,989
Ad-DuqqīKism (fully urban)قسم الدقيAl-Jīzah...83,43071,16174,229
'Ain SchamsKism (fully urban)قسم عين شمسAl-Qāhirah469,030525,034616,374640,664
Al-AhrāmKism (fully urban)قسم الأهرامAl-Jīzah......661,478689,895
Al-'AjūzahKism (fully urban)قسم العجوزةAl-Jīzah...258,511279,400291,421
Al-AmīriīahKism (fully urban)قسم الاميريهAl-Qāhirah164,211165,407153,046159,086
Al-Azbakiyah [Azbakeya]Kism (fully urban)قسم الأزبكيةAl-Qāhirah30,37528,03319,82620,613
Al-Badrashayn [Badrshein]Markazمركز البدرشينAl-Jīzah285,858383,610539,656574,725
Al-BasātīnKism (fully urban)قسم البساتينAl-Qāhirah326,220390,894497,041516,571
Al-ḤawāmidiyahKism (urban and rural parts)قسم الحوامديةAl-Jīzah115,376140,408191,552200,952
Al-JamāliyahKism (fully urban)قسم الجماليةAl-Qāhirah59,15949,83436,48537,926
Al-Jīzah [Giza]Kism (fully urban)قسم الجيزةAl-Jīzah238,567251,596286,668299,011
Al-Jīzah [Giza]Markazمركز الجيزةAl-Jīzah180,568241,506369,351392,751
Al-KhalīfahKism (fully urban)قسم الخليفةAl-Qāhirah......105,578109,735
Al-KhānkahKism (fully urban)قسم الخانكهAl-Qalyūbyah55,01359,07776,74480,714
Al-KhānkahMarkazمركز الخانكةAl-Qalyūbyah...377,014574,569599,248
Al-KhuṣūṣKism (fully urban)قسم الخصوصAl-Qalyūbyah...291,242459,586483,328
Al-Ma'ādī [Maadi]Kism (fully urban)قسم المعاديAl-Qāhirah70,41578,12288,86992,378
Al-Marj [El Marg]Kism (fully urban)قسم المرجAl-Qāhirah251,589507,035801,222832,776
Al-Ma'ṣarahKism (fully urban)قسم المعصرهAl-Qāhirah...252,780270,907281,591
Al-Maṭariyah [Matariyyah]Kism (fully urban)قسم المطريةAl-Qāhirah498,670498,663604,428628,220
Al-MuqaṭṭamKism (fully urban)قسم المقطمAl-Qāhirah......224,860233,715
Al-MūskīKism (fully urban)قسم الموسكيAl-Qāhirah28,58222,29416,71517,378
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 1 [New Cairo]Kism (fully urban)قسم أول القاهرة الجديدةAl-Qāhirah...27,990136,271141,632
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 2 [New Cairo]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان القاهرة الجديدةAl-Qāhirah...40,00590,96094,548
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 3 [New Cairo]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثالث القاهره الجديدهAl-Qāhirah...54,34471,11273,907
Al-Qanāṭir al-KhayriyahMarkazمركز القناطر الخيريةAl-Qalyūbyah296,731383,102507,179529,656
Al-'Ubūr [El Ubour]Kism (fully urban)قسم العبورAl-Qalyūbyah...43,600130,654137,403
Al-'UmrāniyahKism (fully urban)قسم العمرانيةAl-Jīzah......367,274383,064
Al-WarrāqKism (urban and rural parts)قسم الوراقAl-Jīzah395,258509,129724,963764,051
Al-WaylīKism (fully urban)قسم الوايليAl-Qāhirah89,75877,64979,54882,697
An-NuzhahKism (fully urban)قسم النزهةAl-Qāhirah154,969161,946231,987241,137
Ash-SharābiyahKism (fully urban)قسم الشرابيةAl-Qāhirah247,433215,595187,806195,217
Ash-Shaykh Zāyid [Sheikh Zayed City]Kism (fully urban)قسم الشيخ زايدAl-Jīzah029,42290,99794,914
Ash-ShurūqKism (fully urban)قسم الشروقAl-Qāhirah...22,57087,56591,006
As-SāḥilKism (fully urban)قسم الساحلAl-Qāhirah333,929305,322317,442329,955
As-Salām 1Kism (fully urban)قسم أول السلامAl-Qāhirah304,553441,000482,271501,251
As-Salām 2Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان السلامAl-Qāhirah52,329108,000154,267160,333
As-Sayyidah ZaynabKism (fully urban)قسم السيدة زينبAl-Qāhirah156,142132,249136,722142,120
Aṭ-ṬālbīahKism (fully urban)قسم الطالبيهAl-Jīzah......459,178478,953
At-TibbīnKism (fully urban)قسم التبينAl-Qāhirah59,36668,89772,27675,128
Awsīm [Ossim]Markazمركز أوسيمAl-Jīzah193,751275,059384,527408,782
Aẓ-ẒāhirKism (fully urban)قسم الظاهرAl-Qāhirah67,03164,00972,10174,954
Az-Zamālik [Zamalek]Kism (fully urban)قسم الزمالكAl-Qāhirah15,34317,36514,99315,589
Az-Zāwiyah al-Ḥamrā'Kism (fully urban)قسم الزاوية الحمراءAl-Qāhirah306,165315,465319,198331,785
Az-Zaytūn [Zeitoun]Kism (fully urban)قسم الزيتونAl-Qāhirah159,172156,910174,738181,644
Bāb ash-Sha'riyahKism (fully urban)قسم باب الشعريةAl-Qāhirah59,95654,08446,82348,667
BūlāqKism (fully urban)قسم بولاقAl-Qāhirah75,09862,47048,30150,213
Būlāq al-DakrūrKism (fully urban)قسم بولاق الدكرورAl-Jīzah...701,655963,2011,004,621
Dār as-SalāmKism (fully urban)قسم دار السلامAl-Qāhirah340,708430,763527,335548,083
Hada'iq al-Qubbah Kism (fully urban)قسم حدائق القبةAl-Qāhirah304,478289,758317,092329,597
Ḥulwān [Helwan]Kism (fully urban)قسم حلوانAl-Qāhirah...396,791522,927543,551
Imbābah [Imbaba]Kism (fully urban)قسم امبابةAl-Jīzah523,265598,882634,686661,948
KirdāsahMarkazمركز كرداسةAl-Jīzah......449,596477,265
Madīnat an-Naṣr 1 [Nasr City]Kism (fully urban)قسم مدينة نصر أولAl-Qāhirah291,571501,597636,864661,907
Madīnat an-Naṣr 2 [Nasr City]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثانى مدينه نصرAl-Qāhirah68,15675,91772,41475,255
Madīnat 'Ashirh min-Ramaḍān 1 [10th of Ramadan City]Kism (fully urban)قسم أول مدينة عشرة رمضانAsh-Sharqiyah...58,98674,16482,000
Madīnat 'Ashirh min-Ramaḍān 2 [10th of Ramadan City]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان مدينة عشرة رمضانAsh-Sharqiyah...66,934145,278160,623
Madīnat BadrKism (fully urban)قسم مدينة بدرAl-Qāhirah24817,15831,39832,623
Madīnat Sittah Uktūbar 2 [6th of October City]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان 6 أكتوبرAl-Jīzah...115,302197,019205,479
Madīnat Sittah Uktūbar 1 & 3 [6th of October City]Kism (fully urban)قسم أول 6 أكتوبر / قسم ثالث 6 أكتوبرAl-Jīzah...38,791152,999159,572
Miṣr al-Jādidah [Heliopolis]Kism (fully urban)قسم مصر الجديدةAl-Qāhirah120,977113,611134,549139,856
Miṣr al-Qadīmah [Old Cairo]Kism (fully urban)قسم مصر القديمةAl-Qāhirah228,683217,390251,125261,008
Munsha'āt Nāṣr [Manshiyat Naser]Kism (fully urban)قسم منشأة ناصرAl-Qāhirah168,425262,050259,205269,410
QalyūbKism (fully urban)قسم قليوبAl-Qalyūbyah77,081107,303146,987154,580
QalyūbMarkazمركز قليوبAl-Qalyūbyah264,375365,892561,254585,366
Qaṣr an-NīlKism (fully urban)قسم قصر النيلAl-Qāhirah12,93510,03510,59611,020
Rūd al-Faraj [Rod El Farag]Kism (fully urban)قسم روض الفرجAl-Qāhirah178,145144,510146,102151,877
ShubrāKism (fully urban)قسم شبراAl-Qāhirah83,75371,11876,94279,983
Shubrā al-Khaymah 1 [Shubra el-Kheima]Kism (fully urban)قسم أول شبرا الخيمةAl-Qalyūbyah416,812461,689483,762508,765
Shubrā al-Khaymah 2 [Shubra el-Kheima]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان شبرا الخيمةAl-Qalyūbyah453,963563,880682,152717,378
Ṭurah [Tura]Kism (fully urban)قسم طرهAl-Qāhirah67,27094,107231,154239,828
Al-Qāhirah al-Kubrā [Greater Cairo]Metropolitan Areaالقاهرة الكبرى12,600,00015,628,32520,236,47621,147,740

Source: Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), Egypt (web).

Explanation: The tabulated estimates are based on the results of the 2018 census. Some figures for 2006 are computed using preliminary census results. Area figures of districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males10,954,788
Females10,192,952
Urbanization (E 2020)
Rural3,449,938
Urban17,697,802