Population and nationality of Suining
At the end of 2019, the total number of household registration in Suining was 1 million 380 thousand, and the household registration population was 3 million 629 thousand, a decrease of 0.7% over the previous year, of which 1 million 4 thousand and 900 were urban and 2 million 624 thousand and 100 were rural. The permanent resident population was 3.189 million, a decrease of 0.4% over the previous year, including 1.643 million urban population and 1.546 million rural population. The urbanization rate of permanent residents was 51.52%, 1.5 percentage points higher than that at the end of last year. The birth rate is 6.8 ‰; the death rate is 4.04 ‰; the natural growth rate is 2.76 ‰.
In addition to the Han nationality, there are 44 ethnic minorities, including Hui, Tibetan, Mongolian, Miao, Yi, Zhuang, Qiang, Uygur and Gaoshan ethnic groups, with a population of nearly 20000.