Type of settlementa 1980 1990 2001 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Budapest 2,059,226 2,016,681 1,759,209 1,727,495 1,735,711 1,744,665 1,757,618 1,759,407 1,752,704 1,749,734 1,752,286 1,750,216 1,723,836
Other towns 5,374,902 5,362,319 5,387,779 5,251,223 5,230,405 5,208,622 5,188,214 5,170,433 5,150,003 5,139,637 5,136,253 5,130,058 5,102,987
Vilages 3,275,335 2,995,823 3,053,310 2,953,207 2,942,682 2,924,078 2,909,739 2,900,645 2,894,854 2,889,000 2,884,217 2,889,252 2,903,949
Total 10,709,463 10,374,823 10,200,298 9,931,925 9,908,798 9,877,365 9,855,571 9,830,485 9,797,561 9,778,371 9,772,756 9,769,526 9,730,772

Footnotes

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Until 1990, population numbers are full-scope population census data, between 2001 and 2011 data are updated on the basis of the census 1st February 2001, while data from 2012 are calculated on the basis of the census 1st October 2011.
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According to the administrative division on 1st January 2021.
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