Colombia population 51,693,162 (live)

The population of Colombia is expected to grow by 312,000 in 2024 and reach 51,854,000 in 2025. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 29,400 people yearly. The population density of Colombia has changed from 25.0 in 1980 to 45.9 in 2022.

Current population 51,693,162 people at present (Sunday 16th of June 2024)
Median Age 35.3 years
Population density 46.5 per km2
Population of Colombia from 1960 to 2024 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2024 51,556,000 312,000 (0.6%) -29,400 35.3 47 40,621,000 (78.8%)
2023 51,244,000 327,000 (0.6%) -29,400 35.0 46 40,247,000 (78.5%)
2022 50,917,000 341,000 (0.7%) -29,400 34.6 46 39,862,000 (78.3%)
2021 50,576,000 356,000 (0.7%) -29,400 34.3 46 39,465,000 (78.0%)
2020 50,220,000 370,000 (0.7%) -29,400 33.9 1.78 45 39,057,000 (77.8%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -29,401 33.6 1.80 45 38,639,000 (77.5%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -29,401 33.2 1.82 45 38,209,000 (77.2%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -29,401 32.9 1.84 44 37,770,000 (77.0%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -29,401 32.6 1.86 44 37,321,065 (76.7%)
2015 48,228,697 436,786 (0.9%) -29,401 32.2 1.87 43 36,864,087 (76.4%)
2010 45,918,097 501,916 (1.1%) -29,000 30.5 2.01 41 34,455,103 (75.0%)
2005 43,285,634 561,471 (1.3%) -28,600 28.9 2.20 39 31,850,002 (73.6%)
2000 40,403,958 584,679 (1.5%) -31,801 27.5 2.39 36 29,121,153 (72.1%)
1995 37,441,977 618,440 (1.7%) -38,000 26.1 2.66 34 26,402,585 (70.5%)
1990 34,271,565 647,121 (1.9%) -44,800 25.0 2.99 31 23,399,254 (68.3%)
1985 31,011,688 661,602 (2.1%) -50,800 24.1 3.42 28 20,335,604 (65.6%)
1980 27,737,900 624,388 (2.3%) -54,799 23.3 3.97 25 17,231,061 (62.1%)
1975 24,756,973 548,952 (2.2%) -57,400 22.7 4.52 22 14,492,484 (58.5%)
1970 22,061,215 570,270 (2.6%) -58,000 22.0 5.55 20 12,093,958 (54.8%)
1965 19,144,223 562,249 (2.9%) -56,200 22.0 6.57 17 9,767,765 (51.0%)
1960 16,480,383 501,932 (3.0%) -50,800 22.3 6.81 15 7,421,611 (45.0%)

In 2023 the population of Colombia was 51,244,000 and the average age increased from 22.3 in 1960 to 35.0. Urban population has increased from 29,121,153 (72.1%) in 2000 to 40,621,000 (78.8%) in the current year. The population density of Colombia has changed from 25.0 in 1980 to 45.9 in 2022.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 0 0 (0.0%) -29,400 33.9 1.78 45 39,057,000 (77.8%)
2025 51,854,000 298,000 (0.6%) -29,400 35.6 1.71 47 40,984,000 (79.0%)
2030 53,134,000 227,000 (0.4%) -29,000 37.3 1.67 48 42,622,000 (80.2%)
2035 54,055,000 156,000 (0.3%) -29,000 38.9 1.66 49 43,956,000 (81.3%)
2040 54,615,000 84,000 (0.2%) -29,000 40.3 1.66 49 44,986,000 (82.4%)
2045 54,834,000 17,000 (0.0%) -29,000 41.7 1.66 49 45,719,000 (83.4%)
2050 54,733,000 -43,000 (-0.1%) -29,000 42.8 1.68 49 46,160,000 (84.3%)

The life expectancy at birth should reach 80.1 (77.4 years for male and 83.0 years for females). Population density will go up to 49.3 people per square kilometer.

Colombia demographics 2023

The demographics of Colombia constitutes of 26,250,000 women and 25,306,000 men, which means there are 964 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 28.5% of population (14,667,682) is 19 or younger, 61.4% of population (31,650,228) is between age 20 and 64 and 10.1% of population (5,227,778) is over 65.

Other countries
Ecuador
Population:18,255,000
Guyana
Population:807,000
Paraguay
Population:7,394,000
Peru
Population:34,777,000
Suriname
Population:595,000
Uruguay
Population:3,539,000
Venezuela
Population:34,679,000