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

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NameNativeStatusGovernoratePopulation
Census
1996-11-19
Population
Census
2006-11-11
Population
Estimate
2019-07-01
15 Māyū [15th of May City]قسم 15 مايوKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah65,56090,74096,522
'Ābidīnقسم عابدينKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah48,70442,22341,605
Ad-Darb al-Aḥmarقسم الدرب الأحمرKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah78,37560,48860,336
Ad-Duqqīقسم الدقيKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah...83,43073,309
'Ain Schamsقسم عين شمسKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah469,030525,034633,798
Al-Ahrāmقسم الأهرامKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah......681,383
Al-'Ajūzahقسم العجوزةKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah...258,511287,818
Al-Amīriīahقسم الاميريهKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah164,211165,407157,378
Al-Azbakiyah [Azbakeya]قسم الأزبكيةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah30,37528,03320,393
Al-Badrashayn [Badrshein]مركز البدرشينMarkazAl-Jīzah285,858383,610563,294
Al-Basātīnقسم البساتينKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah326,220390,894511,052
Al-Ḥawāmidiyahقسم الحوامديةKism (urban and rural parts)Al-Jīzah115,376140,408198,042
Al-Jamāliyahقسم الجماليةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah59,15949,83437,517
Al-Jīzah [Giza]قسم الجيزةKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah238,567251,596295,310
Al-Jīzah [Giza]مركز الجيزةMarkazAl-Jīzah180,568241,506385,153
Al-Khalīfahقسم الخليفةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah......108,560
Al-Khānkahقسم الخانكهKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah55,01359,07779,484
Al-Khānkahمركز الخانكةMarkazAl-Qalyūbyah...377,014591,654
Al-Khuṣūṣقسم الخصوصKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah...291,242475,978
Al-Ma'ādī [Maadi]قسم المعاديKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah70,41578,12291,384
Al-Marj [El Marg]قسم المرجKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah251,589507,035823,856
Al-Ma'ṣarahقسم المعصرهKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...252,780278,569
Al-Maṭariyah [Matariyyah]قسم المطريةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah498,670498,663621,495
Al-Muqaṭṭamقسم المقطمKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah......231,213
Al-Mūskīقسم الموسكيKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah28,58222,29417,192
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 1 [New Cairo]قسم أول القاهرة الجديدةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...27,990140,117
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 2 [New Cairo]قسم ثان القاهرة الجديدةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...40,00593,534
Al-Qāhirah al-Jadīdah 3 [New Cairo]قسم ثالث القاهره الجديدهKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...54,34473,116
Al-Qanāṭir al-Khayriyahمركز القناطر الخيريةMarkazAl-Qalyūbyah296,731383,102522,733
Al-'Ubūr [El Ubour]قسم العبورKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah...43,600135,312
Al-'Umrāniyahقسم العمرانيةKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah......378,333
Al-Warrāqقسم الوراقKism (urban and rural parts)Al-Jīzah395,258509,129751,724
Al-Waylīقسم الوايليKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah89,75877,64981,804
An-Nuzhahقسم النزهةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah154,969161,946238,550
Ash-Sharābiyahقسم الشرابيةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah247,433215,595193,121
Ash-Shaykh Zāyid [Sheikh Zayed City]قسم الشيخ زايدKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah029,42293,742
Ash-Shurūqقسم الشروقKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...22,57090,033
As-Sāḥilقسم الساحلKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah333,929305,322326,417
As-Salām 1قسم أول السلامKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah304,553441,000495,886
As-Salām 2قسم ثان السلامKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah52,329108,000158,618
As-Sayyidah Zaynabقسم السيدة زينبKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah156,142132,249140,593
Aṭ-Ṭālbīahقسم الطالبيهKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah......473,025
At-Tibbīnقسم التبينKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah59,36668,89774,320
Awsīm [Ossim]مركز أوسيمMarkazAl-Jīzah193,751275,059400,914
Aẓ-Ẓāhirقسم الظاهرKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah67,03164,00974,145
Az-Zamālik [Zamalek]قسم الزمالكKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah15,34317,36515,420
Az-Zāwiyah al-Ḥamrā'قسم الزاوية الحمراءKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah306,165315,465328,226
Az-Zaytūn [Zeitoun]قسم الزيتونKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah159,172156,910179,691
Bāb ash-Sha'riyahقسم باب الشعريةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah59,95654,08448,146
Būlāqقسم بولاقKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah75,09862,47049,673
Būlāq al-Dakrūrقسم بولاق الدكرورKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah...701,655992,209
Dār as-Salāmقسم دار السلامKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah340,708430,763542,218
Hada'iq al-Qubbah قسم حدائق القبةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah304,478289,758326,061
Ḥulwān [Helwan]قسم حلوانKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah...396,791537,719
Imbābah [Imbaba]قسم امبابةKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah523,265598,882653,780
Kirdāsahمركز كرداسةMarkazAl-Jīzah......468,329
Madīnat an-Naṣr 1 [Nasr City]قسم مدينة نصر أولKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah291,571501,597654,828
Madīnat an-Naṣr 2 [Nasr City]قسم ثانى مدينه نصرKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah68,15675,91774,453
Madīnat 'Ashirh min-Ramaḍān 1 [10th of Ramadan City]قسم أول مدينة عشرة رمضانKism (fully urban)Ash-Sharqiyah...58,98679,346
Madīnat 'Ashirh min-Ramaḍān 2 [10th of Ramadan City]قسم ثان مدينة عشرة رمضانKism (fully urban)Ash-Sharqiyah...66,934155,424
Madīnat Badrقسم مدينة بدرKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah24817,15832,278
Madīnat Sittah Uktūbar 2 [6th of October City]قسم ثان 6 أكتوبرKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah...115,302202,945
Madīnat Sittah Uktūbar 1 & 3 [6th of October City]قسم أول 6 أكتوبر / قسم ثالث 6 أكتوبرKism (fully urban)Al-Jīzah...38,791157,604
Miṣr al-Jādidah [Heliopolis]قسم مصر الجديدةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah120,977113,611138,355
Miṣr al-Qadīmah [Old Cairo]قسم مصر القديمةKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah228,683217,390258,214
Munsha'āt Nāṣr [Manshiyat Naser]قسم منشأة ناصرKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah168,425262,050266,527
Qalyūbقسم قليوبKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah77,081107,303152,229
Qalyūbمركز قليوبMarkazAl-Qalyūbyah264,375365,892577,947
Qaṣr an-Nīlقسم قصر النيلKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah12,93510,03510,901
Rūd al-Faraj [Rod El Farag]قسم روض الفرجKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah178,145144,510150,244
Shubrāقسم شبراKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah83,75371,11879,123
Shubrā al-Khaymah 1 [Shubra el-Kheima]قسم أول شبرا الخيمةKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah416,812461,689501,024
Shubrā al-Khaymah 2 [Shubra el-Kheima]قسم ثان شبرا الخيمةKism (fully urban)Al-Qalyūbyah453,963563,880706,473
Ṭurah [Tura]قسم طرهKism (fully urban)Al-Qāhirah67,27094,107237,390
Al-Qāhirah al-Kubrā [Greater Cairo]القاهرة الكبرىMetropolitan Area12,600,00015,628,32520,875,109

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 of districts are computed using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males10,824,857
Females10,050,252
Urbanization (E 2019)
Rural3,390,555
Urban17,484,554